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The Richardson Chamber Players Present “Invitation To The Dance” on Feb. 21, 2016

February 8, 2016

The Richardson Chamber Players, a local ensemble of esteemed members of Princeton University Department of Music’s Performance Faculty and their supremely talented undergraduate students, offer a series of three performances every year. These Sunday afternoon concerts are a terrific opportunity to experience a diverse range of music not often offered in other settings. The upcoming concert on February 21, 2016 at 3PM at Richardson Auditorium in Alexander Hall presents an “Invitation to the Dance”—a program of dance music across centuries and cultures. This concert includes Anna Lim, violin; Demi Fang '17, violin; Jessica Thompson, viola; Susannah Chapman, cello; Laura Oltman, guitar; Jayn Rosenfeld, flute; Jo-Ann Sternberg, clarinet; Francine Kay, piano; Paul von Autenried '16, piano; Min Joo Yi '16, piano; Rochelle Ellis, soprano. The program follows:

“INVITATION TO THE DANCE”
LUIGI BOCCHERINI Guitar Quintet in G Major, G. 448 "Fandango"
MAURICE RAVEL La Valse, for Two Pianos
JOHANN STRAUSS, arr. Arnold Schoenberg Emperor Waltzes
MANUEL DE FALLA 7 Canciones populares españoles for Voice and Guitar
DARIUS MILHAUD Scaramouche, Op. 165b for Two Pianos

ABOUT THE RICHARDSON CHAMBER PLAYERS
The Richardson Chamber Players, Princeton University’s resident ensemble of performance faculty, distinguished guest artists and supremely talented students, was co-founded by Nathan Randall and Michael Pratt in 1994. The ensemble comprises musicians who teach instrumental music and voice at Princeton University, distinguished guest artists, and talented students.  Their repertoire consists of works for singular combinations of instruments and voices, which would otherwise remain unheard.  The artistic direction of the group rotates.  This season’s programs were conceived by a small committee consisting of mezzo-soprano Sarah Pelletier; pianist Jennifer Tao; and cellist Alistair MacRae. 

LISTING INFORMATION
RICHARDSON CHAMBER PLAYERS

WHEN:  Sunday, February 21, 2016 at 3PM
WHAT: Richardson Chamber Players Present “Invitation to the Dance”
WHERE: Princeton University Concerts, Richardson Auditorium in Alexander Hall, Princeton University
TICKETS: $15 General; $5 Students. Tickets are available online at princetonuniversityconcerts.org, by phone at 609-258-9220, or in person two hours prior to the concert at the Richardson Auditorium Box Office.
PHOTOS: Please contact Dasha Koltunyuk at dkoltuny@princeton.edu or 609-258-6024

For further information please contact Dasha Koltunyuk at dkoltuny@princeton.edu or 609-258-6024

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Dasha (Darya) Koltunyuk
dkoltuny@princeton.edu
Phone:  609-258-6024