Public Invited to Music Festival Concert Series

August 5, 2010

As Hartwick College prepares to welcome more than 150 budding musicians to campus July 11-24, the Oneonta community is invited to attend a concert series of events as part of College’s Summer Music Festival performances.

This year’s festival, An Academy of Music Education and Performance, includes nearly a dozen performances by ensembles, guest artists, students, faculty, and orchestras. All of the events below are free and open to the public. Unless otherwise noted, all performances will take place in Anderson Center for the Arts on the Hartwick College campus.

Monday, July 12
Faculty Ensemble Showcase, 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, July 15
U.S. Army Brass Quintet, 7:30 p.m.

Friday, July 16
Cassatt String Quartet, 7:30 p.m. ($10 donation suggested)

Saturday, July 17
Festival Concert, Chamber Music, 3 p.m.
Festival Concert, Symphony Orchestra, 4 p.m.

Monday, July 19
Faculty Ensemble Showcase, 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, July 21
U.S. Army Wind Quartet, 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, July 22
Music Under the Stars, 7:30 p.m. (this performance will take place at Hartwick’s Pine Lake Environmental Campus)

Friday, July 23
Big-band concert featuring “Bones” Malone, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, July 24
Festival Concert, Chamber Music, 3 p.m.
Festival Concert, Wind Ensemble featuring Susan Fancher, 4 p.m.

For more about the Festival and this year’s events, visit

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Hartwick College is a private liberal arts and sciences college of 1,480 students, located in Oneonta, NY, in the northern foothills of the Catskill Mountains. Hartwick's expansive curriculum emphasizes a uniquely experiential approach to the liberal arts. Through personalized teaching, collaborative research, a unique January Term, a wide range of internships, and vast study-abroad opportunities, Hartwick ensures that students are prepared for the world ahead. A Three Year Bachelor's Degree Program and strong financial aid and scholarship offerings keep a Hartwick education affordable.

Contact: Jen Moritz
Phone: 607-431-4038