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Vision of Sound
Friday, February 17, 2023, 7:30 PM
Palace Theater, Eastwood, 2384 James St., Syracuse
Tickets: $20 regular, $15 students/seniors, children 18 and under free

New music with modern dance.

Music by Mark Olivieri, Carrie Magin, Michael "Doctuh" Woods, Christopher Cresswell, Ryan Chase, Ivan Malcolm, Loren Loiacono, and Jaclyn Breeze, with choreography by Kelly Johnson, Diana Torba, Anthony Alterio, Maya June Dwyer, Sean McLeod, Michelle Iklé, Caitlin Mahon, and Aldo Katton Santiago.

Performed by Society Players and regional dancers.


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Vision of Sound
Saturday, February 18, 2023, 7:30 PM
Gearan Center for the Performing Arts, Hobart and William Smith campus, Geneva

New music with modern dance.

Music by Mark Olivieri, Carrie Magin, Michael "Doctuh" Woods, Christopher Cresswell, Ryan Chase, Ivan Malcolm, Loren Loiacono, and Jaclyn Breeze, with choreography by Kelly Johnson, Diana Torba, Anthony Alterio, Maya June Dwyer, Sean McLeod, Michelle Iklé, Caitlin Mahon, and Aldo Katton Santiago.

Performed by Society Players and regional dancers.


Vision of Sound
Sunday, February 19, 2023, 3:00 PM
Wellin Hall, Schambach Center, Hamilton College, Clinton

New music with modern dance.

Music by Mark Olivieri, Carrie Magin, Michael "Doctuh" Woods, Christopher Cresswell, Ryan Chase, Ivan Malcolm, Loren Loiacono, and Jaclyn Breeze, with choreography by Kelly Johnson, Diana Torba, Anthony Alterio, Maya June Dwyer, Sean McLeod, Michelle Iklé, Caitlin Mahon, and Aldo Katton Santiago.

Performed by Society Players and regional dancers.


Repair Works
Sunday, March 26, 2023, 2:00 PM
Hergenhan Auditorium, Newhouse III, Syracuse University, Syracuse
Tickets: $20 regular, $15 students/seniors, children 18 and under free

Stacy Garrop Glorious Mahalia
Anthony R. Green Oh, Freedom (guest composer)
Flannery Cunningham I told you, 2019
Plus a new work by James Gordon Williams

This concert is presented as part of Syracuse Symposium's year-long series on REPAIR: Retelling, Resisting, Reimagining.


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SNM Prize Winners
Friday, May 5, 2023, 7:30 PM
St. Paul's Syracuse, 310 Montgomery St., Syracuse
Tickets: $20 regular, $15 students/seniors, children 18 and under free

Steve Ferre Shadows of Innocence (first place at Avalon International Competition)
Octavio Vazquez Migrant (second performance of SNM's NEA commission)
Christian-Frederic Bloquert (Israel/Pellman Prize winner) Serenade: Recomposed


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Tickets purchased will be held for you at the door.

past concerts

SCI Conference
Friday, November 4, 2022, 7:30 PM
Park Central Presbyterian Church, 504 E. Fayette St., Syracuse
Tickets: $20 regular, $15 students/seniors, children 18 and under free

Music by SCI (Society of Composers, Inc.) members:
Charles Peck Traces, 2022
Wenbin Lyu Turbulent Mind, 2021
Jiyoun Chung Freestyle Battle, 2021
Paul Novak Prisms & Mirrors, 2021
Sami Seif Miniatures from Phoenicia, 2020
Octavio Vazquez Zeitgeist
Paul Richards Hairpin Turns, 2021

Performed by Society Players and Friends:
Lana Stafford, flute; Ronald Caravan, clarinet; Ellen Sonnenberg & Heidi Brodwin, violins; Zachary Sweet, cello; Sar Strong & Rob Auler, piano; with Heather Buchman, conductor


Evolutions
Sunday, October 2, 2022, 4:00 PM
St. Paul's Syracuse, 310 Montgomery St., Syracuse
Tickets: $20 regular, $15 students/seniors, children 18 and under free

Music by the next generation: three commissioned works and an Israel prize winner

Ryan Carter (b. 1980) Floating Points (second performance)
Sean O'Loughlin (b. 1972) Pointillism PREMIERE
Natalie Draper (b. 1985) Evolutions PREMIERE
Alexandros Darna (b. 1998) Minnaloushe

Performed by the Society Players.


Home Burial
Friday, September 9, 2022, 7:30 PM
Jazz Central, 441 E. Washington St., Syracuse
Tickets: $20 regular, $15 students/seniors, children 18 and under free

The second performance of Charles Lupia's one-act opera, Home Burial, based on Robert Frost's poem "The Death of the Hired Man," will be performed along with Long Shadow of Lincoln by Stephen Paulus, Cowboy Songs by Judith Cloud, and works by Leonard Bernstein.

Cast includes Daniel Fields (Hired Man), Laura Enslin (Farmer’s Wife), David Neal, (Farmer), performed by Sar Strong, piano; Peter Rovit, violin; and Zachary Sweet, cello, with Heather Buchman, conductor; Gerard Moses, stage director; and JT Lee, costumes/set.


Kumara Music
Saturday, August 27, 2022, 7:30 PM
First Presbyterian Church, 27 Albany St., Cazenovia
Tickets: Free

Once upon a time, an African musician (Samite), a classical musician (violinist Shem Guibbory), and a New York City session musician (guitarist Sean Harkness) got together to see what would happen. Join Kumara Music for a free evening of dynamic, heart-centered music as they prepare to record their debut album.


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