Sunderman + Cordery Concert March 5, 2020

Lenten Lunch Concert Emily Sunderman, violin Gareth Cordery, piano Saint Stephen’s Episcopal Church Middlebury, Vermont Thursday, March 5, 2020, 12:15 – 1PM Violin Sonata in D major, HWV 371, George Frideric Handel Afectuoso Allegro Larghetto Allegro Notturno from 6 Pieces for Piano, Ottorino Respighi Romance, Amy Beach ======= Program Notes The Sonata in D Major

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New Suzuki Recordings!

Hilary Hahn (little know fact: She also holds honorary doctorates from Middlebury College—where she spent four summers in the total-immersion German, French, and Japanese language programs) will be the new soloist on the official Suzuki recordings for violins book 1-3 according to a recent article on violinist.com. A press release is available on the suzukiassociation.org. The

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Mozart 421 and Martin Lux Aeterna

The Addison offered a performance at Saint Stephen’s church on December 12 at 12:15 as part of the church’s annual Advent Lunch concert series.  A short concert is offered and cookies and coffee are served.  Below is the program. Jorge Martin – Lux Aeterna I first sketched Lux Aeterna in early 2014, while still grieving

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Materials used to make violins

Over the past month, students have been learning about the different types of woods used to make violins. Maple (flame maple) is used for the violin back, scroll, neck, and bridge.   Spruce is used for the violin top and the sound post.  The black and white stripe around the edge of the instrument (called purfling)

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Recital – 11/3/2019

  Suzuki Group Recital Program Students of Emily Sunderman Sunday, November 3, 2019 Middlebury Community Music Center Performers: Rosa, Eleanor, Gabriel, Acadia, Viviana, Ella P, Aliza, Nora, Fiona, Joshua, Henry, Maylee, Marwan, Colette, Lila, Carina Open String Warm-up (Parade) Twinkle Run Pony, Run Pony Variation – led by Eleanor Twinkle Little Star (Theme) – led

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Handel A Major Sonata (HWV 361)

I will be playing Handel’s A Major Sonata (HWV 361) twice this month at church services. Sunday, October 13, 2019, at 10:15 AM (prelude) at Saint Stephen’s Episcopal Church, Middlebury performed by violinist Emily Sunderman and organist George Matthew, Jr. Sunday, October 20, 2019, at 4:00 PM at the Congregational Church of Middlebury, Middlebury, VT

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Intermission Session – Middlebury

Here are a few pictures from today’s Suzuki Group Class Intermission Session led by Melissa White and Elena Urioste at Otter Creek Yoga Center.   Following the Suzuki Group Class, Melissa and Elena worked with adult amateurs.  With the adults, we worked through warm-up exercises for breath and body and had a chance to practice

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