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Spring String Recital


Date : April 6, 2018 -
Time : 7:00pm
Location : MJC, East Campus
Address : 435 College Ave.
Modesto, CA 95350
Description : Modesto Junior College presents a Spring String Recital on Friday, April 6 at 7 p.m. in the Recital Hall – Music 108 on the East Campus, 435 College Avenue, Modesto. Admission is free, with donations gratefully accepted. Campus parking is free for the evening.

The program features the students of Anne Martin, director of orchestra and strings at MJC, performing solo works by Bach, Brahms, Dvorak, Faure, Haydn, Morley, Newbold, and Perlman. The program opens with the Elementary Strings Class playing the “Indian Lament,” “Mari’s Wedding,” and “Boil that Cabbage Down.”

The recital includes the String Orchestra presenting works by Handel and Morley and playing arrangements of an Irish folk song, “For the Star of County Down” and “Guadalajara,” a traditional Mexican song.

Solo works on the program also include Monti’s “Czardas,” Dancla’s “Variations on a Theme by Weigl,” “Sicilienne” by Maria-Theresia von Paradis and a “Nocturne” by Lili Boulanger. Pianist, Janisse Foresti will accompany the students.
Contact : Professor Anne Martin
Phone : (209) 575-6646
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