Events List

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October 1
Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 12:00pm

Guest: Kenneth Andrews, Founder, Music Director and Conductor of The Orchestra of Northern New York; Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus and Professor Emeritus (Flute), Crane School of Music, SUNY Potsdam; Member, Adirondack Pro Musica.  In part one of Ken's multi-part interview, learn more about his upbringing and early years as a musician.

Tim Savage, ONNY past president (2011-2020), hosts fascinating conversations with some of the people who make possible concerts by the North Country’s only year-round professional symphony orchestra since 1988.

October 2
Friday, October 2, 2020 - 12:15pm

Jill Rubio, who holds the James and Katherine Andrews Chair for Principal Flute and also serves our personnel manager, and her husband, Doug, share a recent performance of Haru no Umi by Michio Miyagi.

ONNY musicians are delighted to perform once again for you from their homes, studios, in nature and other non-traditional settings! Enjoy their personally selected pieces from the comfort and safety of your home.

October 6
Tuesday, October 6, 2020 - 12:00pm

Guest:  Charles "Chuck" Guy, Principal Tuba, ONNY Players’ Liaison and Board Member; Professor of Tuba, Crane School of Music, SUNY Potsdam; Principal Tuba, Northern Symphonic Winds; Member, Potsdam Brass Quintet

Founder, Music Director and Conductor Kenneth Andrews hosts interviews with the Orchestra’s principals, musicians and staff.

October 8
Thursday, October 8, 2020 - 12:00pm

Guest Host:  Kimberly Busch, ONNY Board President.

Guest:  Timothy L. Savage, Past President of ONNY’s Board of Directors (2011-2020); Director of Bands, Grades 7-12 at Canton Central School; Improv Lab Director and Private Lesson Instructor at St. Lawrence University; and Jazz Ensemble Director, Crane School of Music, SUNY Potsdam; Member of Northbound; and Solo Artist

Tim Savage, ONNY past president (2011-2020), hosts fascinating conversations with some of the people who make possible concerts by the North Country’s only year-round professional symphony orchestra since 1988.

October 9
Friday, October 9, 2020 - 12:15pm

Sara and Donald Pistolesi, ONNY musicians from Montreal, perform the second movement (Gavotte) from Op. 39 by Reinhold Glière in this week's ONNY Beyond the Stage performance.  Both musicians hope to see you soon once ONNY returns to the stage!

ONNY musicians are delighted to perform once again for you from their homes, studios, in nature and other non-traditional settings! Enjoy their personally selected pieces from the comfort and safety of your home.

October 13
Tuesday, October 13, 2020 - 12:00pm

Guest:  Jennifer Kessler, Assistant Concertmaster; Lecturer, Music Education, Crane School of Music, SUNY Potsdam; Concertmaster, Northern Lights Orchestra; Member, Carriage House String Quartet

Founder, Music Director and Conductor Kenneth Andrews hosts interviews with the Orchestra’s principals, musicians and staff.

October 15
Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 12:00pm

Guest:  John Goloski, chair of the Watertown Advisory Committee and Board Member; 7th and 8th Grade Band teacher at Indian River Central School, Philadelphia

Tim Savage, ONNY past president (2011-2020), hosts fascinating conversations with some of the people who make possible concerts by the North Country’s only year-round professional symphony orchestra since 1988.

October 16
Friday, October 16, 2020 - 12:15pm

This week, we feature the the Carriage House Quartet performing Astor Piazzolla's Oblivion.

ONNY musicians are delighted to perform once again for you from their homes, studios, in nature and other non-traditional settings! Enjoy their personally selected pieces from the comfort and safety of your home.

October 20
Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 12:00pm

Guest:  Roy Schaberg, Principal Horn Emeritus and Charter Member; Professor Emeritus (Horn), Crane School of Music, SUNY Potsdam; former Member, Potsdam Brass Quintet

Founder, Music Director and Conductor Kenneth Andrews hosts interviews with the Orchestra’s principals, musicians and staff.

October 22
Thursday, October 22, 2020 - 12:00pm

Guest:  Suella Young, Former board member and major donor, Potsdam

Tim Savage, ONNY past president (2011-2020), hosts fascinating conversations with some of the people who make possible concerts by the North Country’s only year-round professional symphony orchestra since 1988.

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