Strings for Cambodia Events
MCC Faculty Recital
8 p.m. • Friday, November 22 • MCC Concert Hall • Bedford campus
Mark Berger, violin/viola • Adam Levin, guitar • Carmen Rodriguez-Peralta, piano • Anna Ward, soprano
A colorful program of solos, duos and trios by Astor Piazzolla, Franz Schubert, Eduardo Morales-Caso, Lorenzo Palomo and Samuel Barber was performed by MCC faculty members.
Chamber Music for Piano & Strings
3 p.m. Sunday, June 23, MCC Concert Hall (Building 6) Bedford campus
MCC faculty member Carmen Rodríguez-Peralta, piano and Mark Berger, viola were joined by John Holland, violin and Renée Delgado, cello to perform a program featuring the Piano Quartet in E flat Major by Robert Schumann, as well as short duos and trios.
Cambodian Music: Traditional & Classical 3 p.m. Saturday, April 21, 2012 MCC Concert Hall (Building 6) Bedford campus
A variety of traditional Cambodian music was performed by noted Cambodian percussionist Kimhan Meas. In addition, MCC faculty members Mark Berger, viola, and Carmen Rodríguez-Peralta, piano, played solos by classically trained Cambodian composer Chinary Ung, which were inspired by his homeland. Middlesex faculty member Johannah Segarich provided commentary.
Co-sponsored by Interdisciplinary Weekend, Connections Across Asia.
Ryu Goto, Violin and Carmen Rodríguez-Peralta, Piano 3 p.m. • Sunday, October 16, 2011 MCC Concer t Hall, Bedford Campus
The young, internationally acclaimed Japanese-American violinist has performed throughout Asia and the United States. After hearing him, the noted conductor Lorin Maazel claimed that Ryu Goto is “... a sterling violinist with impeccable technical credentials and a personal musical flair. He has rightfully taken his place among the top echelon of today's young performers.”