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Fall 2015 Concert Schedule


Aire Peruano: Music for Piano and Flute by Peruvian Composers 

MCC faculty member Carmen Rodríguez-Peralta, piano and Orlando Cela, flute will perform Peruvian works inspired by indigenous melodies, rhythms and instruments. Piano solos by Pablo Chávez Aguilar and Enrique Iturriaga, a flute solo by Celso Garrico-Lecca and pieces for flute and piano by Clotilde Arias, Andrés Sas and Gabriela Lena Frank will be performed.

12:30 p.m. • Wednesday, October 28 •  Federal Building, Assembly Room • Lowell campus    


Boston Saxophone Quartet

A unique blend of musicians combining a tremendous range of repertoire and individual experience in wind performance, this ensemble performs in a variety of styles ranging from the Renaissance to the present. For this concert they will play selections from the Civil War, WW I and WW II eras.

3 p.m. • Sunday, November 1 • MCC Concert Hall • Bedford campus


Wurud Min a 'Sharq: Flowers from the East 

Nabil Ata, 'ud (Arabic lute) and Tarab Chorus will present a selection of Middle Eastern instrumental pieces and songs in the Arabic language, concentrating on the classical genre. MCC faculty member Johannah Segarich, mezzo soprano, will join them, and she and Nabil Ata will provide commentary on the fundamentals of Arabic music and the different styles.

Co-sponsored by The Middle East, MCC's Interdisciplinary Weekend, Fall 2015

3 p.m. • Saturday, November 7 • MCC Concert Hall • Bedford campus  

Sonya Ovrutsky Fensome, Piano 

Internationally acclaimed pianist and passionate music educator will perform a recital of works by Maurice Ravel, Igor Stravinsky and Camille Saint-Saëns.

8 p.m. • Friday, November 13 • MCC Concert Hall • Bedford campus

Chamber Music for Voice, Viola and Piano 

MCC faculty members Anna Ward, soprano and Carmen Rodríguez-Peralta, piano will be joined by Drew Ricciardi, viola to perform works for voice, viola and piano; viola and piano; and voice and piano by Johann Sebastian Bach, Franz Schubert, Gustav Mahler and William Bolcom.

8 p.m. • Friday November 20 MCC Concert Hall • Bedford campus


MCC Student Recital

Student Instrumentalists & Singers
12:30 p.m. • Monday, December 14 • MCC Concert Hall • Bedford campus


       All concerts are free and open to the public

For more information, contact Carmen Rodríguez-Peralta, Director of A World of Music,
at 781-280-3923 or peraltac@middlesex.mass.edu

Click here for directions

For clips of past concerts, visit http://www.youtube.com/user/MCCmusicOnline2

Last Modified: 8/27/15