League Fashion Show

61st Luncheon & Fashion Show Monday, May 7, 2018 Glen Sanders Mansion Arrival 10:00 Fashion Show 11:00 Lunch 12:15 Fashions by Bumble B Boutique – Latham, NY Reservations $40.00 per person. You may make an additional  donation in support of the event. Donors will be listed in the program at the event:  $100  Conductor’s Chair $50 Concertmaster’s […]

Sunday, April 22, 2018 Concert at Proctors

Join us in the Fenimore Gallery at Proctors at 2pm for a pre-concert talk with Guest Conductor     Diane Wittry Guest soloist, Young Kim     $12 & $20 seats available at the Proctors Box Office.  Concert at 3pm. Students 18 and under FREE with accompanying paid adult ticket.  The program: Russian Easter Overture op.36……………………………… […]

Sunday, April 22, 2018 3pm at Proctors, Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 5 – Young Kim, Soloist

The Unexpected Emperor Benjamin Pomerance Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 5 is famously nicknamed the “Emperor Concerto.” But who is the mysterious “Emperor” who inspired the creation of this masterwork? In the autumn months of 1802, Ludwig van Beethoven contemplated the practicalities of suicide. For six years, he had sought treatments for his deteriorating hearing from […]

April 22nd Concert – Proctors – 3pm

Schenectady Symphony Orchestra 2017-2018 Season Charles Schneider, Music Director Diane Wittry, Guest Conductor Russian Easter Overture op.36……………………………………………………………………………………… Rimsky-Korsakov (1844-1908) Piano Concerto No. 5, E Flat Major, op.73, “Emperor”………………………………………………… Ludwig van Beethoven Allegro                                                […]

Diane Wittry to Guest Conduct, Sunday, March 18, 2018

The Board of Directors of the Schenectady Symphony Orchestra is pleased to announce Diane Wittry will be the Guest Conductor this Sunday, March 18th.  The concert, Spring Serenade is at 3pm in the GE Theatre at Proctors. Diane was recently named one of the “Top 30 Music Influencers” by Musical America Worldwide.  She is known for her innovative […]

Spring Serenade – Sunday March 18th, 3pm at the GE Theatre at Proctors

The True Meaning Of Dvorák’s Serenade For Strings By Benjamin Pomerance   The boy was supposed to become a butcher. His father was a butcher, and all of his living male relatives were butchers, and all of his male ancestors stretching back to what seemed like the beginning of time had also been butchers. So, the […]

ANTHONY R. STEFAN SCHOLARSHIP COMPETITION – 2018

     April 21st 2018 beginning at 9:00 am at      Schenectady County Community College’s Music Building. For more information and to register: Anthony R. Stefan Scholarship Competition