Essex Chamber Music Players Launch Season
The Essex Chamber Music Players (ECMP) will launch its 2014 – 2015 concert season on Sunday, Oct. 26, at 2 p.m. in Northern Essex Community College’s Hartleb Technology Center on the Haverhill campus, 100 Elliott St., with a concert of Spanish, French, German, and American music.
ECMP, which is in residence at NECC, will perform Joaquín Rodrigo’s “Cuatro Madrigales Amatorios” (Four Love Songs) for soprano and piano, Maurice Ravel’s “Sonata” for violin and violoncello, Franz Danzi’s “Trio” No. 2 for Flute, Violin and Cello, op.71, and a world premiere of Reading’s William Thomas McKinley’s “Haiku Settings for Soprano, Flute, Violin and Cello” on the “Haiku Cycle” by Marlene Marie Mildner McKinley.
Performers include soprano Adriana Repetto, of Melrose, flutist Michael Finegold of Andover, violinist Andrew Kohji Taylor of Brookline, cellist Patrick Owen of Brookline, and pianist Jeffrey Mead of Melrose.
General admission is $15, $10 for seniors, and $5 for students; NECC students with college ID will be admitted free.
ECMP will present another concert November 16 titled “Third Stream,” with the Essex Jazz Ensemble in the Hartleb Technology Center. Other scheduled concerts include ECMP’s American music concert Sunday, June 14, at 2 p.m. in the Hartleb Technology Center and a concert to benefit the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute will be performed Sunday, April 26, at 2 p.m. at Temple Emanuel of Andover.