ARTS @ Oswego

August 2015 – April 2016

Arts on the Waterfront Series: “Hacked: The Treasure of the Empire” @ H. Lee White Maritime Museum
August 5, 2015 @ 9:00 pm – August 7, 2015 @ 10:30 pm
Arts on the Waterfront Series: "Hacked: The Treasure of the Empire" @ H. Lee White Maritime Museum
H. Lee White Maritime Museum presents the Caravan Stage Company performance of Hacked: The Treasure of the Empire, as part of the Arts on [...]
Matt Haimovitz: A Moveable Feast of Bach Cello Suites @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
September 16, 2015 @ 7:30 pm
Matt Haimovitz: A Moveable Feast of Bach Cello Suites @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Photo Credit: Stephanie Mackinnon Renowned Israeli-born soloist Matt Haimovitz performs all six Bach cello suites, while visiting four Central New York locations. The “moveable feast” [...]
Focus on Faculty: Composer Paul Leary @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
September 20, 2015 @ 3:00 pm
Focus on Faculty: Composer Paul Leary @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Paul Leary performs electronic music – including his work for blacksmith’s anvil and live processing and, with Robert Auler, the premiere of his latest [...]
Williamsburg Salsa Orchestra @ Hewitt Union Ballroom
September 26, 2015 @ 7:30 pm
Williamsburg Salsa Orchestra @ Hewitt Union Ballroom
The Brooklyn-based WSO has taken New York City by storm! Not your mother’s salsa band, they thrive on pulsating dura arrangements of contemporary indie [...]
Focus on Faculty: Oswego Jazz Project @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
October 4, 2015 @ 3:00 pm
Focus on Faculty: Oswego Jazz Project @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Eric Schmitz, drums; Trevor Jorgensen, saxophone; and Rob Auler, piano, tackle jazz standards and originals. “Educators and musicians with a drive to help jazz [...]
Focus on Faculty: Todd Graber & Friends: Solo and Chamber Vocal Music @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
October 18, 2015 @ 3:00 pm
Focus on Faculty: Todd Graber & Friends: Solo and Chamber Vocal Music @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Carol Chapman, soprano and Lisa Casey, horn (Missouri State University) and Russell Miller, piano (Eastman School of Music) join Todd Graber, tenor (SUNY Oswego) [...]
Ke-nekt’ Chamber Music Series: Pianist Helen Yorke @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
October 28, 2015 @ 7:30 pm
Ke-nekt' Chamber Music Series: Pianist Helen Yorke @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Pre-Concert Talk: 7:00 PM Host: Mihoko Tsutsumi Helen Yorke’s international reputation as a vocal coach and consultant developed from her role as a pianist [...]
Dorrance Dance Performance: “SOUNDspace” @ Hewitt Union Ballroom
November 4, 2015 @ 7:30 pm
Dorrance Dance Performance: "SOUNDspace" @ Hewitt Union Ballroom
Photo Credit: Lois Greenfield Photography Michelle Dorrance is one of the brightest stars in contemporary tap dance. A featured choreographer at Jacob’s Pillow for the [...]
The Ke-nekt' Chamber Music Series: The Bacchus Saxophone Quartet featuring Dr. Robert Young @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Pre-Concert Talk: 7:00 PM Host: Trevor Jorgensen Dr. Robert Young of the SUNY-Potsdam Crane School of Music has garnered awards and recognition at the [...]
Focus on Faculty: Rob Auler, Piano “Outtakes” @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
November 15, 2015 @ 3:00 pm
Focus on Faculty: Rob Auler, Piano "Outtakes" @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Auler pairs three classical variation sets (Haydn, Beethoven, Mozart) with jazz transcriptions (Jarrett, Evans, Hancock) – exploring similarities and differences across classical and jazz [...]
Focus on Faculty: Trevor Jorgensen, saxophone and clarinet and Robert Auler, piano @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Trevor Jorgensen and Robert Auler of the music faculty perform the Dahl Saxophone Concerto, the Nielsen Clarinet Concerto, and other masterworks from the 19th [...]
Ke-nekt’ Chamber Music Series: The Afiara Quartet @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
February 24, 2016 @ 7:30 pm
Ke-nekt' Chamber Music Series: The Afiara Quartet @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Photo Credit: Daniel Ehrenworth Pre-Concert Talk: 7:00 PM Host: Ahreum Kim The Afiara Quartet is a dynamic ensemble, described as “a revelation” (La Presse) with [...]
Ke-nekt’ Chamber Music Series: Jazz Bassist Larry Grenadier @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
March 9, 2016 @ 7:30 pm
Ke-nekt' Chamber Music Series: Jazz Bassist Larry Grenadier @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Pre-Concert Talk: 7:00 PM Host: Eric Schmitz One of contemporary jazz’s most respected and accomplished players, Larry Grenadier provides his trademark upright bass work [...]
Focus on Faculty: Mihoko Tsutsumi and Juan F. LaManna, Duo Piano @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
April 3, 2016 @ 3:00 pm
Focus on Faculty: Mihoko Tsutsumi and Juan F. LaManna, Duo Piano @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Faculty members Mihoko Tsutsumi and Juan F. LaManna collaborate in a four-hand piano recital. The performance features selections by Mozart, Schubert, Brahms, Ravel, Debussy, [...]
Ke-nekt’ Chamber Music Series: Duo Parnas @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
April 6, 2016 @ 7:30 pm
Ke-nekt' Chamber Music Series: Duo Parnas @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Photo Credit: Michael Polito Pre-Concert Talk:7:00 PM Host: Robert Auler First Prize winners at the International Chamber Music Ensemble Competition at Carnegie Hall, Duo Parnas [...]
Focus on Faculty: Lake Effect Trio @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
April 17, 2016 @ 3:00 pm
Focus on Faculty: Lake Effect Trio @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Ahreum Kim, violin; Trevor Jorgensen, clarinet; and Robert Auler, piano, represent SUNY Oswego in classrooms, on concert stages and recruiting visits. Join them for [...]
Ke-nekt' Chamber Music Series: Baritone Kyle Pfortmiller & Soprano Laura Pfortmiller @ Sheldon Hall Ballroom
Pre-Concert Talk: 7:00 PM Host: Juan La Manna Baritone Kyle Pfortmiller has appeared with opera companies throughout the United States, including the Metropolitan and [...]