College ensembles to perform May 12

student performers SUNY Oswego’s Concert Band and College-Community Orchestra will feature two college students during an evening of music at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 12, in Tyler Hall’s Waterman Theatre.

The orchestra will perform works by Bach, Mozart and Brahms. The Bach Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B Minor will feature flautist Holly Richer, a senior music major at SUNY Oswego. She is from Cicero and attended Cicero-North Syracuse High School. 

The Concert Band will perform works by Dmitri Shostakovich, Darius Milhaud and John Philip Sousa as well as a composition by junior SUNY Oswego music major Jayson Keeton. He composed the piece, “Celebration Suite,” in 2002.

Keeton is originally from Wolcott, where he attended North Rose-Wolcott High School. He plays trombone in the Concert Band and College-Community Orchestra.

Admission is a suggested $5 donation to support SUNY Oswego music department scholarship funds. SUNY Oswego students may attend free.

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PHOTO CAPTION: Talented twosome—A May 12 show by SUNY Oswego’s Concert Band and College-Community Orchestra will spotlight two students. The Concert Band will perform “Celebration Suite,” composed by junior music major Jason Keeton. The College-Community Orchestra will feature senior music major Holly Richer on flute when it presents the Bach Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B Minor.

(Posted: Apr 27, 2006)

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