Goshen News, Goshen, IN

January 19, 2014

Chamber concert set

Goshen News

---- — GOSHEN — Principal members of the Fort Wayne Philharmonic will perform a chamber concert Jan. 26 at 4 p.m. in the Goshen College Music Center’s Rieth Recital Hall.

The ensemble, named Freimann, will present chamber works for solo winds, strings and piano in unusual combinations as part of the 2013-2014 Rieth Chamber Series.

The ensemble is comprised of some of the most prominent members of the Fort Wayne Philharmonic: David Ling, violinist and concertmaster; Olga Yurkova, principal second violinist; Derek Reeves, principal violist; Melita Hunsinger, principal cellist; Adrian Mann, principal bassist; Alexander Kelpach, principal pianist; Campbell MacDonald, principal clarinetist; and Orion Rapp, principal oboist.

Freimann’s program will include performances of Benjamin Britten’s “Phantasy Quartet for Oboe, Violin, Viola and Cello, Op. 2”; Mozart’s “Kegelstatt Trio for Clarinet, Viola and Piano, K. 498”; and Antonín Dvorák’s “String Quintet in G Major, Op. 77.”

Prior to the Freimann performance, music will be provided by the Youth Honors Symphony Orchestra Brass Ensemble, comprised of members of the YHSO. The ensemble’s short program will include music by Jean Sibelius.

Tickets for the concert are $15 for general admission seating. Tickets available by calling the Goshen College Welcome Center at 574-535-7566 or emailing welcomecenter@goshen.edu. VISA/MasterCard/Discover is accepted.

This concert is the third in Goshen College’s new Rieth Chamber Series. Upcoming Rieth Chamber Series events include performances by organist Daniel Bayless (Feb. 9), early music ensemble Fleur de Lys (April 13), and Spektral Quartet with bandoneonist Julien Labro (May 17). More information about this series is available online at www.gcmusiccenter.org/concerts/riethseries.

The full Fort Wayne Philharmonic will return to Goshen College April 11 to present an orchestral concert in Sauder Concert Hall as part of the 2013-2014 Goshen College Performing Arts Series. For more information, visit http://gcmusiccenter.org/concerts/performing-arts-series/.