Fall 2013 Chamber Orchestra Concert

CONWAY, Ark. (November 11, 2013) – The Hendrix College Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Dr. Karen Griebling, will present its fall concert on Monday, Nov. 25, at 7:30 p.m. in Reves Recital Hall.                                                                                                                                                                   

The program includes:

  • Concerto Grosso Opus 6, No. 6 in G Minor by Handel, featuring Kenna Tuggle (violin), Robert Murphy (violin), and Gary DeClerk (cello), concertino
  • Meditation from Thaiis by Jules Massenet, featuring Barron Weir, double bass
  • A Long Road Travelled   by Van de Vate, featuring Katherine Reynolds, viola
  • Fantasia on Greensleeves by Ralph Vaughan Williams, featuring Maegan Weems and Natalie Kerr, flutes
  • Adagietto from Symphony No. 5 by Mahler, featuring Alisa Coffey, harp
  • Simple Symphony by Benjamin Britten

The concert is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Hendrix music professor Dr. Karen Griebling at (501) 450 1249 or Griebling@hendrix.edu.

Guest musicians for this concert include Katherine "Kater" Reynolds, adjunct instructor of viola and principal violist with the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra; Barron Weir, adjunct instructor of double bass at Hendrix College and principal bassist with the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra; Alisa Coffey, principal harpist with the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra and a guest soloist for this concert.  

Founded in 1876, Hendrix College is a national leader in engaged liberal arts and sciences education. For the sixth consecutive year, Hendrix was named one of the country’s “Up and Coming” liberal arts colleges by U.S. News and World Report.  Hendrix is featured in the latest edition of Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think about Colleges, as well as the 2014 Princeton Review’s The Best 378 Colleges, Forbes magazine's list of America's Top Colleges, and the 2014 Fiske Guide to Colleges. Hendrix has been affiliated with the United Methodist Church since 1884. For more information, visit www.hendrix.edu