The inaugural recital in a new lunchtime series titled “Music at St. Michael’s” will take place at 12:15 p.m. on Thursday, April 4 in the sanctuary of St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, an historic building located in downtown Trenton at 140 N. Warren Street. The performers, Kenneth Ellison, clarinet; Dezheng Ping, violin; and Larissa Korkina, piano, are faculty members of Westminster Conservatory, the community music school of Westminster College of the Arts of Rider University. The program, which will last approximately 45 minutes, is free of charge, and concertgoers are invited to bring a bag lunch for consumption during the event.
The program comprises the Rondo in B minor op. 70, D. 895 for violin and piano by Franz Schubert, Gioachino Rossini’s Introduction, Theme, and Variations for clarinet and piano, and the Trio for Clarinet, Violin, and Piano by Gian Carlo Menotti.
The next Music at St. Michael’s recital will take place at 12:15 p.m. on Thursday, June 6, and will feature the Loeffler Trio – Melissa Bohl, oboe; Marjorie Selden, viola; and Christopher McWilliams, piano. For more info visit rider.edu/academics/colleges-schools/westminster-college-of-the-arts/westminster-conservatory-music