The American Chamber Ensemble Announces Its Gala Annual Music Party on
On Sunday, September 17, 2006 at 3 PM, the American Chamber Ensemble
will present its Annual Music Party on the 10th Floor of Hofstra
University's Axinn Library in Hempstead, New York.
Special guest Stanley Drucker, principal clarinet of the New York
Philharmonic will join pianist Blanche Abram, clarinetist Naomi Drucker
and other members of ACE in a program of informal music making that will
preview the upcoming season.
Admission to the Gala Annual Music Party is by contribution only.
Contribution categories begin at $25, with each category having specific
contributor benefits. For category information, benefits and Music Party
reservations, please call 516-223-0454, 516-541-9090 or 516-797-9166.
Members of The American Chamber Ensemble include Blanche Abram, piano,
Naomi Drucker, clarinet, Eriko Sato and Deborah Wong, violins, Lois
Martin, viola, Chris Finckel, cello and Marilyn Sherman Lehman, piano.
The American Chamber Ensemble explores the great chamber music literature
for clarinet and piano in combination with strings, woodwinds and voice
and presents performances featuring world-class artists. ACE consists
of the finest freelance musicians in the New York area and has been cited
by critics for their superb presentations of chamber masterworks. Their
latest CDs on Elysium are - 'American Clarinet Treasures' - featuring
core members of ACE performing works by George Kleinsinger, Virgil
Thomson, Daniel Gregory Mason, Elliott Carter, Douglas Moore and Gary
Schocker, with Guest Artist Stanley Drucker and 'The American Chamber
Ensemble Plays Peter Schickele' - which features five of this modern
master's most important chamber works.
ACE concerts are supported by the Hofstra Music Department, and assisted
with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, a state
agency, and private contributions.
For the latest American Chamber Ensemble concert listings, updates and
information, log on to http://www.jamesarts.com/ace/home.html.
For more information about the American Chamber Ensemble, please contact
Jeffrey James Arts Consulting at 516-586-3433 or [log in to unmask]
Jeffrey James Arts Consulting