Stringendo music school nurtures young string players to become passionate musicians and accomplished performers. Through orchestra concerts and fiddle gigs, in private lessons and summer music camps, students cultivate life skills: the ability to listen, to lead and, above all, to work together to achieve the extraordinary.
Sunday, May 1st Spring String ConcertsArthur S. May Elementary School601 Dutchess Turnpike, Poughkeepsie. 1:30 pmOverture, Intermezzo, Mazurka, Chaconne 4:00 pmPrelude, Tarantella, VivaceFeaturing Concerto Competition Winners: Victoria Horner (violin) from Poughkeepsie High School at the 1:30 concert, and Melissa Chu (violin) from Union Vale Middle School and Andrew Chun (cello) from Todd Middle School at the 4:00 concert.
MUSIC FOR PEOPLE Performance EnsembleThe Music for People Performance Ensemble David Rudge, LeaderMusic for People is a worldwide organization, founded by Grammy Award winning Cellist, David Darling and Bonnie Insull. It is a community of people dedicated to creating freely improvised music, moment-to-moment, arriving at a state of “mindfulness through music.” This ensemble is comprised of graduates from the Music for People Leadership and Musicianship Programs. The performance is unplanned and spontaneous. It will never be repeated.This concert is the kickoff event for a regular weekend workshop that Music for People holds at the Stony Point Conference Center. Please see our website for more information on this and other workshops. www.musicforpeople.orgFriday, April 29 @ 8 PMNew Hackensack Reformed ChurchDonations Accepted1580 Route 376, Wappingers Falls, NY