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2014-2015



Friday, September 19, 7:30 PM
Chorusmaster
The Fredonia Chamber Choir

The Western New York Chamber Orchestra
Glen Cortese, conductor
Mozart: Regina Coeli, K 108, Regina Coeli, K 127
St. Bonaventure University, Olean, NY
Info

Sunday, September 21, 4:00PM
Chorusmaster
The Fredonia Chamber Choir

The Western New York Chamber Orchestra
Glen Cortese, conductor
Mozart: Regina Coeli, K 108, Regina Coeli, K 127
King Concert Hall, SUNY Fredonia
Info

Sunday, October 5, 7:30 PM
Conductor
The Fredonia Chamber Choir

James Piorkowski, guitar
NINE LIVE
James Piorkowski: The Greatest of These
Montante Center, Canisius College, Buffalo, NY

Tuesday, October 7, 8:00 PM
Conductor
The Fredonia Chamber Choir

James Piorkowski, guitar
NINE LIVE
James Piorkowski: The Greatest of These
Rosch Recital hall, SUNY Freodnia
Info

Saturday, October 18, 4:00 PM
Coordinator & Conductor
Choral Showcase/Homecoming Weekend

Fredonia Women’s Choir, Vernon Huff, conductor
Fredonia College Choir, Gerald Gray, conductor, Arthur Lewis, assistant conductor
Fredonia Chamber Choir, Gerald Gray, conductor, Patrick Rose, assistant conductor
Rosch Recital Hall/SUNY Fredonia
Info

Sunday, October 26, 3:00 PM
Chorusmaster
Beethoven: Symphony No. 9

Cheektowaga Symphony
John Landis, conductor
Info

Saturday, December 6, 6:00 PM
Earle Gray, Lord of the Quire
Third Annual Fredonia Madrigal Feaste

The Fredonia Chamber Choir
The Fredonia College Choir
Williams Center Multi-Purpose Room
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Friday, February 20, 12:00 PM
Coordinator
5th Annual Intercollegiate Choral Festival Guest Lecture

Dr. William Weinert, lecturer
Rosch Recital Hall, SUNY Fredonia
Made possible by the ACDA Student Chapter, SUNY Fredonia
Info

Saturday February 21, 4:00PM
Coordinator & Conductor
5th Annual SUNY Fredonia Intercollegiate Choral Festival

Dr. William Weinert, clinician/guest conductor
The Eastman Chorale, guest ensemble
The Fredonia Women’s Choir, Dr. Vernon Huff, conductor
The Fredonia College Choir
The Fredonia Chamber Choir
Rosch Hall, SUNY Fredonia
Made possible by the SUNY Fredonia School of Music

Sunday, February 22, 4:00 PM
Conductor
The Fredonia Chamber Choir

Hamburg United Methodist Church, Hamburg, NY
Info

Wednesday March 5, 8:00 PM
Vocal Soloist
Alea III Contemporary Music Ensemble
Boston University, Tsai Performance Center
Hindemith: Hin und zurück
Info

Saturday, April 11, 4:00 PM
Coordinator & Conductor
Spring Choral Concert

The Fredonia College Choir, William Steadman, guest conductor
The Fredonia Chamber Choir
Info

Wednesday April 22
Lecturer
Conducting Pedagogy: Internalizing the Score

University of Iowa Graduate Choral Conducting Program

Thursday April 23
Vocal Soloist
Monteverdi: Vespers 1610

University of Iowa
Info

Sunday, April 26, 4:00 PM
Chorusmaster
Fredonia Masterworks Chorus
Haydn: Lord Nelson Mass

David Rudge, conductor
Rosch Recital Hall, SUNY Fredonia
Info

Thursday, April 30, 7:30 PM
Conductor
The Fredonia Dance Ensemble, Helen Myers, director
The Fredonia Chamber Choir

Marvel Theater, SUNY Fredonia
Info

Friday, May 1, 7:30 PM
Conductor
The Fredonia Dance Ensemble, Helen Myers, director
The Fredonia Chamber Choir

Marvel Theater, SUNY Fredonia
Info


Saturday, May 2, 7:30 PM
Conductor
The Fredonia Dance Ensemble, Helen Myers, director
The Fredonia Chamber Choir

Marvel Theater, SUNY Fredonia
Info

Sunday, May 3, 2:00 PM
Conductor
The Fredonia Dance Ensemble, Helen Myers, director
The Fredonia Chamber Choir

Marvel Theater, SUNY Fredonia
Info

Tuesday May 5
Clinician
Westhampton Beach High School

Thursday May 7
Clinician
Roscoe High School

Friday May 8
Clinician
Brentwood High School


2013-2014



September 28, 2013, 7:30 PM
Chorusmaster
Fredonia Chamber Choir, Patrick Rose, assistant conductor
Western New York Chamber Orchestra, Glen Cortese, conductor

Mozart: Vesperae de Dominica K.321
St. Bonaventure University 
Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts - Rigas Theater


September 29, 2013, 4:00 PM
Chorusmaster
Fredonia Chamber Choir, Patrick Rose, assistant conductor
Western New York Chamber Orchestra, Glen Cortese, conductor
Mozart: Vesperae de Dominica K.321
King Concert Hall, SUNY Fredonia

October 12, 2013, 2:00 PM
Coordinator & Conductor
Choral Showcase/Homecoming Weekend
Fredonia Women’s Choir, Vernon Huff, conductor
Fredonia College Choir, Gerald Gray, conductor, Arthur Lewis, assistant conductor

Fredonia Chamber Choir, Gerald Gray, conductor, Patrick Rose, assistant conductor
Rosch Recital Hall/SUNY Fredonia

November 22, 2013
Clinician
Clarence High School Choir

December 5, 2013
Panelist
Eastman School of Music
Round Table Discussion on Opportunities for Singers in Professional Choirs:
William Weinert, Director of Choral Studies, Eastman School of Music
Craig Arnold, conductor, Manhattan Chorale
Gerald Gray, Director of Choral Activities, SUNY Fredonia

December 6, 2013, 6:00 PM
Earle Gray, Lord of the Quire
Second Annual Fredonia Madrigal Feaste
Fredonia Chamber Choir, Patrick Rose, assistant conductor
Williams Center Multi-Purpose Room
Info

December 14, 2013, 7:30 PM
Conductor
Advent Choral Concert
Fredonia College Choir, Arthur Lewis assistant conductor
Holy Trinity Lutheran Chancel Choir, James Bigham, choirmaster/organist
Vierne: Mass for choir and two organs
Poulenc: Quatre motets pour le temps de noël
Ralph Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Christmas Carols
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Buffalo, NY
Info

December 17, 2013
Clinician
Danville High School Choir

February 12,  2014
Conductor & Clinician
Jamesville-Dewitt High School, Syracuse, NY Beth Quackenbush director
Fredonia Festival Chorale, Arthur Lewis, assistant conductor

February 12,  2014
Conductor & Clinician
West Geneseee High School, Bill Davern director
Fredonia Festival Chorale, Arthur Lewis, assistant conductor

February 13, 2014
Conductor & Clinician
Brentwood High School, Long Island 
Fredonia Festival Chorale, Arthur Lewis, assistant conductor

February 13, 2014
Conductor & Clinician
West Hampton Beach High School, Eric Rubinstein, director
Fredonia Festival Chorale, Arthur Lewis, assistant conductor

February 16, 2014, 2 PM
Conductor
Fredonia Festival Chorale, Arthur Lewis, assistant conductor
Dickson County High School Concert Choir, Cindy Freeman and Michael Meise, directors
Ralph Vaughan Williams: Dona Nobis Pacem
Sarah Pelletier, soprano
Aaron Engebreth, baritone
Carnegie Hall, Isaac Stern Auditorium
Info

March 7, 2014, 12:00 PM
Coordinator
3rd Annual Intercollegiate Choral Festival Guest Lecture
Professor William Hatcher, lecturer
Rosch Recital Hall, SUNY Fredonia
Made possible by the ACDA Student Chapter, SUNY Fredonia


March 8, 2014, 4:00 PM
Coordinator & Conductor
3rd Annual SUNY Fredonia Intercollegiate Choral Festival
Professor William Hatcher, clinician/guest conductor
Fredonia Women’s Choir, Vernon Huff, conductor
Fredonia College Choir, Arthur Lewis, assistant conductor

Fredonia Chamber Choir, Patrick Rose, assistant conductor
Rosch Hall, SUNY Fredonia

Made possible by the SUNY Fredonia School of Music

March 10, 2014
Conductor & Clinician
Local Spring Tour
Silver Creek High School, Victoria Tomasulo, director
Fredonia Chamber Choir, Patrick Rose, assistant conductor


March 11, 2014
Conductor & Clinician
Local Spring Tour
Lockport High School, Robert Pacillo, director
Fredonia Chamber Choir, Patrick Rose, assistant conductor

April 5, 2014, 2:00 PM 
Conductor
Oswego County Music Educator’s Association
All-County Chorus (High School Mixed)
Parish, NY
Link for Performers

April 16, 2014, 8:00 PM

Conductor
SUNY Fredonia 2013 Masterworks Concert
J. S. Bach: Johannespassion BWV 245
Fredonia College Choir, Arthur Lewis, assistant conductor
Fredonia Chamber Choir, Patrick Rose, assistant conductor 
Faculty/Alumni orchestra
Faculty Alumni soloists
Rosch Recital Hall, SUNY Fredonia
Info

May 2, 2014, 8:00 PM
Vocal Soloist (tenor)
West Virginia Symphony, Grant Cooper, conductor
Orff: Carmina Burana
Clay Center for the Performing Arts

May 3, 2014, 8:00 PM
Vocal Soloist (tenor)
West Virginia Symphony, Grant Cooper, conductor
Orff: Carmina Burana
Clay Center for the Performing Arts

May 17, 2014
Conductor
SUNY Fredonia Morning Commencement, 10 AM
Fredonia Chamber Choir, Patrick Rose, assistant conductor 
Steele Hall, SUNY Fredonia

May 17, 2014
Conductor
SUNY Fredonia Afternoon Commencement 3 PM
Fredonia Chamber Choir, Patrick Rose, assistant conductor 
Steele Hall, SUNY Fredonia



2012-2013



September 21, 2012, 2:00 PM
Conductor
Fredonia Chamber Choir, Patrick Rose, assistant conductor

Investiture Ceremony, President Virginia Horvath, 13th President
King Concert Hall, SUNY Fredonia

October 26, 2012, 7:30 PM
Chorusmaster
Fredonia College Choir, Arthur Lewis, assistant conductor
Western New York Chamber Orchestra, Glen Cortese, conductor
Haydn: Missa Sancti Nicolai
Orchard Park Presbyterian Church

October 27, 2012, 4:00 PM
Coordinator & Conductor
Choral Showcase/Homecoming Weekend
Fredonia Women’s Choir, Barbara Brinson, conductor
Fredonia Chamber Choir, Gerald Gray, conductor, Patrick Rose, assistant conductor
Rosch Recital Hall, SUNY Fredonia

October 28, 2012, 4:00 PM
Chorusmaster
Fredonia College Choir
Western New York Chamber Orchestra, Glen Cortese, conductor
Haydn: Missa Sancti Nicolai
King Concert Hall, SUNY Fredonia

November 17, 2012
Conductor
All-State Chorus (High School Mixed)
New York State Zone 1 Area All-State 
Rosch Recital Hall, SUNY Fredonia

December 2, 2012, 8:00 PM
Conductor
Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra

Handel: Messiah
Colleen Marcello, soprano
Victoria Vargas, mezzo-soprano
Joe Dan Harper, tenor
Brian Zunner, baritone
Our Lady of Victory Basilica, Lackawanna, NY

December 7, 2012, 6:00 PM
Earle Gray, Lord of the Quire
Fredonia Chamber Choir, Patrick Rose, assistant conductor
Fredonia Guitar Quartet
First Annual Fredonia Madrigal Feaste
Williams Center Multi-Purpose Room

December 14, 2012, 7:30 PM
Conductor
Fredonia College Choir, Arthur Lewis, assistant conductor
Holy Trinity Lutheran Chancel Choir, James Bigham, organist-choirmaster
Advent Choral Concert
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Buffalo, NY

January 12, 2013
Conductor
Recording Session
James Piorkowski: The Greatest of These
Professional Chorus
James Piorkowski, guitar
Chris Sclafani, recording engineer
Church of the Redeemer, Chestnut Hill, MA

January 25, 2013, 8:00 PM
Vocal Soloist
West Virginia Symphony
Mozart: Requiem
Grant Cooper, conductor

January 26, 2013, 8:00 PM
Vocal Soloist
West Virginia Symphony
Mozart: Requiem
Grant Cooper, conductor

March 15, 2013
Coordinator
3rd Annual Intercollegiate Choral Festival Lecture
Dr. Brandon Johnson, clinician/guest conductor
Rosch Recital Hall, SUNY Fredonia
Made possible by the SUNY Fredonia School of Music and Private Sponsorship

March 16, 2013, 4:00 PM
Coordinator & Conductor
3rd Annual Intercollegiate Choral Festival
Dr. Brandon Johnson, clinician/guest conductor
Houghton College Choir, Brandon Johnson, conductor
Fredonia Women’s Choir, Barbara Brinson, conductor
Fredonia College Choir, Gerald Gray, conductor, Arthur Lewis, assistant conductor

Fredonia Chamber Choir, Gerald Gray, conductor, Patrick Rose, assistant conductor
Rosch Recital Hall, SUNY Fredonia
Made possible by the SUNY Fredonia School of Music and Private Sponsorship

March 18, 2013
Conductor & Clinician
Pennsylvania/Ohio Spring Tour
North Hills High School, Shaun Cloonan, director
Fredonia Chamber Choir, Patrick Rose, assistant conductor


March 19, 2013
Conductor & Clinician
Pennsylvania/Ohio Spring Tour
Norwin High School, Bridget Faulk director

Fredonia Chamber Choir, Patrick Rose, assistant conductor

March 20, 2013
Conductor & Clinician
Pennsylvania/Ohio Spring Tour
Olean High School, Jan Rhody, director

Fredonia Chamber Choir, Patrick Rose, assistant conductor

April 7, 2013, 4 PM
Vocal Soloist
Syracuse University Symphony Orchestra
Syracuse Oratorio Society

Lawrence Siegel: Kaddish
Mulroy Civic Center's Crouse-Hinds Concert Theater
Syracuse, NY

April 28, 2013, 4:00 PM
Chorusmaster
Fredonia Masterworks Chorus
Fredonia Symphony Orchestra, David Rudge, conductor

Masterworks Scholarship Benefit Concert
Bernstein: 
Chichester Psalms

May 18, 2013, 2:30 PM
Conductor
Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus
Daemon College Commencement
Kleinhans Music Hall

May 24, 2013, 10:30 AM
Chorusmaster
Patriotic Pops
Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, Matthew Kraemer, conductor

Kleinhans Music Hall

May 25, 2013, 8:00 AM
Chorusmaster
Patriotic Pops
Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, Matthew Kraemer, conductor

Kleinhans Music Hall

June 1, 2013, 8:00 PM
Chorusmaster
“Tutti Italiani”
Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, JoAnn Falletta, conductor

Gabrieli: 
Canzonas for Brass Choirs
Boito: Prologue in Heaven from Mefistofele 
Kevin Maynor, bass
Kleinhans Music Hall

June 2, 2013, 2:30 PM
Chorusmaster
“Tutti Italiani”
Buffalo Philharmonic Chorus
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, JoAnn Falletta, conductor

Gabrieli: 
Canzonas for Brass Choirs
Boito: Prologue in Heaven from Mefistofele 
Kevin Maynor, bass
Kleinhans Music Hall