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Koresh Dance Company 

Friday, September 9, 2016 • 7:30 PM

GOODRICH THEATER, FINE ARTS BUILDING, SUNY ONEONTA
Ravine Parkway
Oneonta, NY 13820

Founded in 1991 by Isreali-born choreographer Ronen Koresh and back by popular demand, Koresh Dance Company dazzles audiences with its unique blend of ballet, modern dance and jazz.

Founded in 1991 by Isreali-born choreographer Ronen Koresh and back by popular demand, Koresh Dance Company dazzles audiences with its unique blend of ballet, modern dance and jazz. Known for its exciting and innovative performances of its vast repertoire of original works by Koresh and other contemporary choreographers, and with dancers whom Dance Magazine hails as “technically superb,” Koresh Dance Company performs works that range from explosive and passionate to intimate and restrained.

www.koreshdance.org

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REBEL Baroque Ensemble 

Friday, October 7, 2016 • 7:30 PM

First United Methodist Church
66 Chestnut St.
Oneonta, NY 13820

The New York Times hailed them as “sophisticated and beguiling.” The Los Angeles Times calls them “flamboyant” with “astonishingly vital music-making.” Originally formed in The Netherlands in 1991, REBEL has performed widely in Europe and the US, and is featured regularly on NPR’s Performance Today.

The New York Times hailed them as “sophisticated and beguiling.” The Los Angeles Times calls them “flamboyant” with “astonishingly vital music-making.” Originally formed in The Netherlands in 1991, REBEL has performed widely in Europe and the US, and is featured regularly on NPR’s Performance Today. REBEL has recorded for all the major European national radio networks and is well known in this country for its longterm residency from 1997-2009 at historic Trinity Church in New York City. Come see why the Boston Globe praised REBEL for “performances that lacked nothing in inwardness, charm, or brilliance, as required.”

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Narek Arutyunan, Clarinet, and Yun-Chin Zhou, Piano 

Friday, November 4, 2016 • 7:30 PM

First United Methodist Church
66 Chestnut St.
Oneonta, NY 13820

Our November concert features two First Prize winners of the Young Concert Artists International Auditions who have performed extensively here and abroad

Our November concert features two First Prize winners of the Young Concert Artists International Auditions who have performed extensively here and abroad: Clarinetist Narek Arutyunian, who “reaches passionate depths with seemingly effortless technical prowess and beguiling sensitivity,” and pianist Yun-Chin Zhou, who has been called “a dashing virtuoso complete with dazzling finger work and shapely phrasing.”

 

www.yca.org

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Roop Verma (Sitar). with Naren Budhakar (Tabla), Arjun Verma (Sitar), and Tracy Verma (Tamboura). 

Friday, March 3, 2017 • 7:30 PM

Goodrich Theater, SUNY Oneonta
Fine Arts Building, Ravine Parkway
Oneonta, NY 13820

Roop Verma is an internationally known sitarist, composer, and accomplished teacher of Indian Classical music.

Roop Verma is an internationally known sitarist, composer, and accomplished teacher of Indian Classical music. He trained under two of the greatest sitar masters of our time: Ravi Shankar and Ali Akbar Khan. For over 40 year he has played concerts in the concert halls of Europe, North and South America. He will be joined in concert by his son, Arjun, a brilliant upcoming sitarist who combines innovative techniques and elements drawn from his apprenticeship with his father, and by internationally renowned tabla player Naren Budhakar, with tamboura accompaniment by Tracy Verma. Join us on March 3rd and experience the magic and sublime nature of their music.

 

www.roopverma.com

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The Todd Williams Quartet 

Friday, April 21, 2017 • 7:00 PM

Foothills Performing Arts and Civic Center
24 Market St.
Oneonta, NY 13820

Roop Verma is an internationally known sitarist, composer, and accomplished teacher of Indian Classical music.

Saxophonist, clarinetist, and composer/arranger Todd Williams has performed at prestigious venues from the White House to Carnegie Hall to the Hollywood Bowl. Now on the faculty at Indiana University, he has recorded extensively with Wynton Marsalis as well as the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra and the Grammy-award-winning Christian McBride Big Band. He is a four-time recipient of ASCAP’s Plus Award for Composers.

 

www.toddmaxmusic.com

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Oneonta, NY 13820
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OCA’s mission is to present world-class cultural offerings at an affordable price. Since 1928, OCA, based in Oneonta, NY, has hosted hundreds of acclaimed programs, from early works to contemporary. Artists have included: Grammy winners Ron Carter and Mark O’Connor; the Vienna Boys Choir; Count Basie Orchestra; Scotland’s Battlefield Band; the Trapp Family Singers; Cantus; Manhattan Brass; Boston Chamber Music Society; Alvin Ailey dance; the Senegal ballet, and other celebrated artists the world over.

OCA programs are made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. OCA is also supported by the Dewar Foundation, A.C. Molinari Foundation, Macy’s and other foundations. For more information about events in Otsego County, call (800) 843-3394.  Visit NYSCA at www.nysca.org

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