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SUNY Ulster's own chorus and instrumental music groups are well known in the area for their public presentations. Two or more concerts are scheduled each year. SUNY Ulster also hosts musical events presented by nationally known musicians and performers from the area and beyond.
The Music Department presents concerts during December as part of an annual holiday tradition, and concerts and recitals end the academic year in April and May.
HERRINGTON BENEFIT CONCERT
Wednesday, Feb. 17, 7:30 p.m. , College Lounge
(Snow date: Wednesday, February 24)
SUNY Ulster's music ensembles, under the direction of Victor Izzo, Jr., perform a benefit concert to support music scholarships to honor the memory of Lee Herrington, former band director at SUNY Ulster. The scholarship is awarded annually through the Ulster Community College Foundation, Inc. to an entering or returning SUNY Ulster music student. Tickets at the door: Adults $3, Students/Seniors $2, Family $10. For information, call (845) 687-5060.
SUNY Ulster Music Department Presents
FACULTY RECITAL (new date!)
Tuesday, March 15, 7:30 p.m., Quimby Theater
Members of the SUNY Ulster Music Faculty present this annual concert.
COMMUNITY BAND/JAZZ ENSEMBLE
Wednesday, April 27, 7:30 p.m., Quimby Theater
Members of the SUNY Ulster Community Band under the direction of Victor Izzo, Jr. join members of the SUNY Ulster Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Chris Earley in this invigorating annual concert.
SUNY ULSTER CHORUS AND GUITAR ENSEMBLE
Thursday, April 28, 7:30 p.m., Quimby Theater
Enjoy a tapestry of many moods and themes performed by the College Chorus under the direction of Janet Gehres and SUNY Ulster’s Guitar Ensemble under the direction of Greg Dinger.
Friday, April 29, 3 p.m., Quimby Theater
Enjoy music from our talented SUNY Ulster Music Department students.
SUNY ULSTER STRING ENSEMBLE
Monday, May 2, 7:30 p.m., Quimby Theater
The College String Ensemble performs its spring concert under the direction of Anastasia Solberg.
COLLEGE WIND AND PERCUSSION ENSEMBLES
Tuesday, May 3, 7:30 p.m., Quimby Theater
Attend a concert of outstanding wind ensemble selections performed by the SUNY Ulster Wind Ensemble under the direction of Victor Izzo, Jr.
ULSTER COUNTY MUSIC EDUCATORS ALL COUNTY CHORAL MUSIC FESTIVAL
Saturday, March 5, 4 p.m., Senate Gymnasium
Attend performances of young musicians from Ulster County’s elementary, junior and senior high school choruses at this annual concert. Tickets: $6 adults, $3 students/seniors.
ULSTER COUNTY MUSIC EDUCATORS ALL COUNTY BAND FESTIVAL
Saturday, March 12, 4 p.m., Senate Gymnasium
Listen to popular and classical music played by students from Ulster County school bands and orchestras at this annual concert. Tickets: $6 adults, $3 students/seniors.
Learn more about the Music Department at the SUNY Ulster Arts Website Music Department page