The fall series are offered by theÂ First Reformed Church of New Brunswick at 9 Bayard St. onÂ Wednesdays from 12:15 â€“ 12:45. Lunch follows each free recital.
November 12 – The Cambiata Trio -Â A Woodwind Treat th at 12:15 p.m.
The Cambiata Trio will play the final recital in the fall series of Downtown Lunchtime Recitals. ByÂ all means comeâ€¦and bring friendsâ€¦for this program and the light lunch that follows. The 20thÂ century composersâ€“Morgan, Tcherepenin, andÂ Andriessenâ€“may be new to you, but the sounds willÂ without doubt be pleasing!
Katherine McClure, flute, earned a Bachelor ofÂ Arts degree in music from Skidmore College and aÂ Master of Music in flute performance from the MasonÂ Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University. SheÂ teaches at Westminster Conservatory and theÂ Lawrenceville School, and maintains a private studio.Â An active chamber and orchestral player, Ms.Â McClure is a regular performer with the RiversideÂ Symphonia, Edison Symphony, the Greater TrentonÂ Symphony Orchestra, and the Princeton Symphony.Â Since 1998, she has performed in a duo with pianistÂ Esma Pasic-Filipovic.Â
Melissa Bohl plays principal oboe with theÂ Greater Trenton Symphony Orchestra and the EdisonÂ Symphony, and performs regularly with many otherÂ area groups. She teaches oboe at the LawrencevilleÂ School and is head of the wind department at WestminsterÂ Conservatory, where she also coordinates theÂ Kaleidoscope Chamber Series, Gallery Concerts, andÂ the noontime series, Westminster Conservatory atÂ Nassau. Ms. Bohl has degrees in music from theÂ Eastman School of Music, the University of NotreÂ Dame, and Princeton University.
Ivy Haga, bassoon, is a member of TripleplayÂ Winds and has performed with other groups includingÂ BassMasters Bassoon Ensemble of Richmond,Â Virginia. She is a member of a woodwind trio forÂ BRAVO!, the educational outreach program of theÂ Princeton Symphony. Ms. Haga teaches privately asÂ well as at the Lawrenceville School, and the YouthÂ Orchestra of Central Jersey. As an orchestral musician,Â she has performed in the Kennedy Center,Â Avery Fisher Hall, and Carnegie Hall. Ms. Haga isÂ pursuing the doctorate at Mason Gross, where sheÂ also earned a Master of Music degree. Her bachelorâ€™sÂ degree is from Virginia Commonwealth University.
This program has been made possible in part by funds from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts; through a grant provided by the Middlesex County Cultural and Heritage Commission/Board of Chosen Freeholders.