STONE RIDGE – SUNY Ulster will host its annual series of winter concerts beginning Nov. 28, 2017.
This holiday season, six concerts will be performed by students, music educators, faculty, staff, and audience participants. The concerts are free and open to the public.
College Wind & Percussion Ensembles
Tuesday, Nov. 28, 7:30 p.m., College Lounge
Attend a concert of outstanding wind ensemble selections performed by the SUNY Ulster Wind Ensemble under the direction of Victor Izzo, Jr. and the Percussion Ensemble directed by Chris Earley.
Friday, Dec. 1, 3:00 p.m., Quimby Theater
Faculty-selected solo and chamber performances by students in the applied lesson program, chosen based on outstanding performances at the convocation series.
Monday, Dec. 4, 7:30 p.m., Quimby Theater
The College String Ensemble performs its winter concert under the direction of Anastasia Solberg.
Community Band/Jazz Ensemble
Wednesday, Dec. 6, 7:30 p.m., College Lounge
Members of the SUNY Ulster Community Band under the direction of Victor Izzo, Jr. join members of the SUNY Ulster Jazz Ensemble under the co-direction of Robert Shaut and Dan Shaut in this invigorating annual concert.
Choral Concert & Guitar Ensemble
Thursday, Dec. 7, 7:30 p.m., Quimby Theater
A tapestry of many moods, musical genres, and themes performed by the College Chorus and Vocal Ensemble under the direction of Janet Gehres and accompanied by Edward Leavitt, and SUNY Ulster’s Guitar Ensemble under the direction of Greg Dinger.
Wednesday, Dec.13, 7:30 p.m., Clinton Hall
A seasonal favorite for participants or audience members. Tuba and euphonium players of all ages perform Christmas music from around the world. Participants register at 5:00 p.m., rehearse at 6:00 p.m., and perform the free concert beginning at 7:30 p.m.
For more information, contact (845) 688-1949.