Aaron Copland School of Music

Edward Smaldone, Director




Summer 2012 Music Festivals

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Jane Cho
Eric Chernov

David Ronis
Christa Patton
June 17 - 23
Christa Patton – Co-director; Music Director; Baroque harp
David Ronis – Co-director; Stage Director
Dongmyung Ahn – String technique and repertoire
Ellen Hargis – Baroque vocal style and Baroque gesture
Antonio Fava – Commedia dell’Arte

David Jolley
June 24 - 28
Josef Burgstaller – Trumpet
David Jolley – Horn
Haim Avitsur – Trombone

Maria Argyros
June 25 - 28
Maria Argyros, Master Teacher, McClosky Institute of Voice
Voice faculty, Queens College
Other Certified McClosky Voice Technicians

Ben Arendsen
July 8 - 21
Maurice Peress – Director/Conductor
Donald Portnoy – Guest Conductor
George rothman – Guest Conductor
Dorothy Savitch – Discovery Director
David Amram – Guest Composer
David Brubaker – Guest Composer
Bruce Saylor – Guest Composer

Sherry Overholt
August 5 - 12 Dr. Sherry Overholt – Voice Faculty, Queens & Purchase Colleges
Andres Andrade – Voice Faculty, Queens College, Citywide Youth Opera
Dr. James John – Faculty, Queens College, Head of Choral Activities
Deepak Marwah – Voice Faculty, LaGuardia Arts High School
Jayne Skoog – Voice Faculty, Long Island City High School
Jennifer Grimaldi – Voice Instructor (Graduate of Queens College)
Jana Ballard – Voice/Musical Theatre, LaGuardia Arts High School

Raymond Erickson
August 6 - 11 Raymond Erickson – Program Director and keyboards
Masayuki Maki – Keyboards
Dorothy Olsson – Baroque dance/dance history
Sandra Miller – Flute
Janet Packer – Violin
Sally Sanford – Voice


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