Sweet, Fair and Wise comes to Tannery Pond

NORTH CREEK On Saturday Nov. 3, at 7:30 p.m. Upper Hudson Musical Arts will present the musical trio Sweet, Fair and Wise in a concert at Tannery Pond Community Center in North Creek. Sweet, Fair and Wise has been delighting audiences with their performances of instrumental and chamber music since 2001.The group consists of Carl Johengen , Tenor , Jill Rubio, Flute and Douglas Rubio , Guitar. Their innovative concert programs feature everything from Renaissance songs, Bach cantatas and Mozart arias to new works written especially for them. The Nov. 3 concert will include works by Johann Sebastian Bach , works by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart including two arias from the opera ,The Magic Flute and a rendition of Amazing Grace , from Virgina Harmony, 1831. Sweet, Fair and Wise first collaborated around activities at the Crane School of Music in Potsdam, N.Y. Carl Johengen , tenor has appeared with orchestras and opera companies throughout the United States and in such venues as Lincoln Centers Alice Tully Hall. He holds a Doctor of Musical Arts degree in voice from the Eastman School of Music. Dr. Johengen is currently on the faculty of Ithaca College. Jill Rubio is principal flutist with the Northern Symphonic Winds , a professional wind ensemble and has performed with several large and small ensembles throughout New York State. She received her Bachelors and Masters degrees in Flute Performance from the University of Southern California Thorton School of Music. Douglas Rubio is a professor of Classical Guitar and Chair of the Music Performance Department at the State University of New York at Potsdam. He has performed throughout the United States as a soloist and chamber musician. Dr. Rubio received his bachelors degree from The University of California at Irvine and holds both a Masters and Doctor of Musical Arts degree in Classical guitar from The University of Southern California Tickets are $15 for adults and $5 for students. This concert is made possible in part with funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, a State Agency.

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