Keuka College welcomes the community to enjoy the following free concerts which began Monday with a concert by members of The Eastman School of Music faculty during Eastman@Keuka Summer Camp.
KEUKA PARK —Eight free and open to the public performances at Keuka College this week highlight a summer music camp conducted by the Eastman School of Music July 13-24.
Known as Eastman@Keuka, the camp is an intensive music training experience for students in grades 6-9, which brings together students from all corners of the United States and several countries around the world. They will study classical, jazz, and musical theatre with professionals from the Eastman School of Music and the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra.
Keuka College is proud to host the Eastman School of Music summer camp and welcomes the community to enjoy their talents at the following free concerts which began Monday with a concert by members of the faculty.
Jazz faculty members Dan Ziemann (bass), Bob Sneider (guitar), Mark Kellogg (trombone), and Doug Stone (saxophone) performed Tuesday evening.
The remaining concerts are:
• Tuesday, July 14 at 8 p.m., Norton Chapel: Eastman Jazz Faculty Recital
Dan Ziemann, Bass; Bob Sneider, Guitar; Mark Kellogg, Trombone; Doug Stone, Saxophone
• Wednesday, July 15 at 8 p.m. in Norton Chapel: Special guest artist Cello Fury will be featured as they play original music, combining the emotive and symphonic sounds of the cello with driving rock beats to create a cinematic, progressive rock sound. Cello Fury is comprised of three cellists and a drummer, so don’t miss this rock powerhouse performance!
• Thursday, July 16 at 8 p.m. in the Brezinsky Room of Dahlstrom Student Center: The Eastman@Keuka woodwind faculty will showcase their talents;
• Friday, July 17 at 8 p.m. in Lightner Library: Members of the string faculty take the stage;
• Monday, July 20 at 8 p.m. in the Brezinsky Room: The brass and voice faculty showcase their talents;
• Tuesday, July 21 at 8 p.m. in Lightner Library: Violinist Wilfredo Deglans and friends will perform. Deglans, who began playing violin at age five, is a decorated musician, having studied at the Conservatorio de Música in San Juan, Puerto Rico, the College Conservatory of Music in Cincinnati, Ohio, and the Juilliard School, where he became a founding member of the American String Quartet. He has performed in various orchestras around the U.S. and the world.
• Friday, July 24 at 3 p.m. in Norton Chapel: A grand finale concert featuring all Eastman@Keuka Summer Camp students will be held as a culmination of our concert series.