NORTH CREEK - The Lake Placid Sinfonietta will perform at the Tannery Pond Community Center in North Creek on Saturday, July 11, at 7:30 pm. The conductor is Ron Spigelmann. The Sinfonietta will perform a concert of Timeless Sounds from Europe and America. The works of Ravel, Dvorak and Beethoven will be featured, as well as the works of Copeland, Rodgers, Mancini, Gershwin, Haymann, Anderson, Smith, and Sousa. The concert is presented by Upper Hudson Musical Arts, a not for profit corporation dedicated to bringing excellent music to northern New York. Tickets are $20 for adults, and $5 for students. For further information see www.upperhudsonmusic.org or call 251-3751.
This event is made possible in part with public funds from The New York State Council on the Arts.
The Lake Placid Sinfonietta is a summer chamber orchestra whose musicians come from larger orchestras and university faculties throughout the country. From it's inception in 1917 at the Lake Placid Club, to the present, it has provided excellence in classical performance to the Adirondack Community.
The exciting and innovative Australian Conductor Ron Spigelman is an honors graduate of The Royal Academy of Music, London. In 1996 he was awarded an associate of the Royal Academy (ARAM) for distinguishing himself in his field. He has been the Associate Conductor of the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra and the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra. He has served as Music Director of the Fort Worth Dallas Ballet, the San Angelo Symphony and the Texas Chamber Orchestra. Currently he is Music Director of the Springfield (MO) Symphony Orchestra, Music Director of The Metropolitan Classical Ballet (TX) and teaches Conducting and special topics at Drury University.