William Walton – Old Sir Faulk

Schedule

The critically-acclaimed American Chamber Ensemble, celebrating its 52nd Anniversary, has announced its Gala Annual Music Party and 2017-2018 concert season:

Sunday, September 17, 2017 // 3:00 p.m.

The American Chamber Ensemble will present its Annual Music Party concert and fundraiser on the 10th floor of Hofstra University’s Joan & Donald E Axinn Library.

Guest soprano Karen Lehman DiMartino will join ACE Director, pianist Marilyn Lehman, along with pianist and founding Director Blanche Abram, violinist Deborah Wong, cellist Chris Finckel and soprano Donna Balson, in a program of informal music making that will preview the upcoming 52nd season.

Location: Hofstra University’s Joan & Donald E Axinn Library,located at 123 Hofstra Blvd in Hempstead, New York

Tickets: Admission to the Gala Annual Music Party concert is $20. Admission to the Party fundraiser is by contribution only. For category information, benefits and fundraiser reservations, please visit americanchamberensemble.com/support or call 631-242-5684 or 516-586-3433.

Sunday, November 12, 2017 // 3:00 p.m.

The Music Department of Hofstra University presents ACE at the University’s Monroe Lecture Center Theater.

Selections for this special collaboration are a multi-media presentation of Schubert’s Trout Quintet and a new work composed for ACE by renowned jazz bassist and composer Martin Wind.

Performers will include bassist Martin Wind, along with ACE members, pianist Marilyn Lehman, violinist Eriko Sato, violist Lois Martin and guest cellist Laurinel Owen. Special guests will be Hofstra ACE AWARD recipients Chris McKee and Alex Herron.

Location: Hofstra University’s Monroe Lecture Center Theater on California Avenue, Hempstead

Tickets at Hofstra University Box Office – $20 general admission; $15 senior citizen (over 65) or matriculated non-Hofstra student with ID. For ticket information, call 516-463-6644 or visit here.

Sunday, April 8, 2018 // 3:00 p.m.

The Music Department of Hofstra University presents ACE at the University’s Monroe Lecture Center Theater.

Bernstein and Brahms – Celebrating 100 Years of Leonard Bernstein – Brahms Clarinet Trio and other works by Leonard Bernstein, with special guest, clarinetist Stanley Drucker. Pre-concert Q & A with Stanley Drucker: his years in the Philharmonic with Bernstein at 2:30 p.m.

Performers will be core members of the American Chamber Ensemble with guest clarinetist Stanley Drucker.

Location: Hofstra University’s Monroe Lecture Center Theater on California Avenue, Hempstead.

Tickets at Hofstra University Box Office – $20 general admission; $15 senior citizen (over 65) or matriculated non-Hofstra student with ID. For ticket information, call 516-463-6644 or visit here.