Date(s) - Nov 20, 2016
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Richard K. Stem Concert Hall
The Music Department at Indiana University Southeast will present the IU Southeast Orchestra in its annual Fall Concert on Sunday, November 20 at 3 p.m. in the Ogle Center on IU Southeast campus, 4201 Grant Line Road in New Albany. Tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for seniors, $5 for students, and are available at the Ogle Center ticket office, by calling (812) 941-2525, or online at oglecenter.com.
Under the direction of Dr. Joanna Goldstein, the orchestra will perform the “Overture to La clamenza di Tito” by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, “Feierlicher Einzug der Ritter des Johanniterordens” by Richard Strauss, “Siegfried’s Death and Funeral Music from Götterdämmerung” by Richard Wagner, and “Roman Carnival Overture” by Hector Berlioz.
The concert will also feature Dr. Janet Hamilton, adjunct instructor of organ at Indiana University Southeast, in a performance of the “Organ Concert in D minor, Op. 7, No. 4 (HWV 309)” by George Frideric Handel.
ABOUT THE SOLOIST
Janet Hamilton earned a Bachelor’s degree in Music Education from Indiana State University and both Master’s in Music and Doctorate in Music in Organ Performance from Indiana University, Bloomington. Dr. Hamilton’s instructors in organ at IU were Oswald Ragatz and Larry Smith. She earned a performance certificate for her Master’s degree recital and has since performed numerous concerts in the regional area of southern Indiana. She performed at the 1993 national convention of the Organ Historical Society and the 1996 National Pastoral Musicians Convention. In 2002, she released a CD of organ works of Joseph Clokey, who was born in New Albany in 1890. Other musical interests include organ music by “neglected” American composers, Danish organ music, and music for organ and strings. Dr. Hamilton is the music director at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Lanesville, Indiana, a member of the Southern Indiana Chapter of the American Guild of Organists, and the Organ Historical Society.
Free parking is available in the Dogwood lot directly in front of the Ogle Center and in the Hickory lot directly behind the Ogle Center from one hour prior to the start of the concert until one hour following the conclusion of the concert. Vehicles parked in other locations and/or at other times will be subject to ticketing.
For more information on this performance, future performances, degree programs and scholarships offered by the IU Southeast Music Department, call (812) 941-2655 or visit www.ius.edu/music.
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