Southeastern Music Program to perform two free New Orleans concerts
by: Rene Abadie
HAMMOND – Southeastern Louisiana University's Department of Fine and Performing Arts will present two free concerts in the New Orleans area this month.
Scheduled for March 26 at noon, the first concert is part of the Music at Midday Series at Newcomb College and features the Southeastern Student String Quartet, graduate student clarinetist Aaron Turnipseed, and Associate Professor of Piano Henry Jones. Southeastern string students featured in the concert are Constanta Lungu, violin; Sinae Baek, violin; Sungkyung Woo, violin; Yuliya Vlasova, viola; and Eunsil Cho, cello. The concert will be performed in the Dixon Hall Music Building.
The program includes "String Quartet No. 8 in C Minor, Op. 110" by Dmitri Shostakovich and "Suite from 'L'Histoire du Soldat' for Violin, Clarinet, and Piano" Igor Stravinsky.
The concert will be repeated on Sunday, March 30, at 5 p.m. as part of the Trinity Artist Series at Trinity Episcopal Church in New Orleans.
For more information, contact the Department of Fine and Performing Arts at 985-549-2184.