Adelphi University Presents its Distinguished Faculty in Concert

This February, six Adelphi faculty members will perform in concert at the university.

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Garden City, NY - January 29th, 2014 - On Saturday, February 15 at 8:00 p.m., Adelphi University’s Department of Music will present its Distinguished Faculty in Concert, featuring six faculty members performing an evening of music from across the years. The program includes Professors Mark Gustavson (clarinet), Mary Mackenzie (soprano), Bonnie McAlvin (flute), and Dennis Sullivan (percussion), supported by pianists Kristin Samadi and Jad Bernardo. The event will take place in the Performing Arts Center Concert Hall, 1 South Avenue, Garden City, NY.

The program schedule includes:

  • George Aperghis’ Le Corps a Corps performed by Dennis Sullivan  
  • Richard Wernick’s Moonsongs from the Japanese performed by Mary Mackenzie
  • Selections from George Rochberg’s Eleven Songs performed by Mary Mackenzieand Kristin Samadi
  • Otar Taktakishvili’s Sonata for Flute and Piano performed by Bonnie McAlvin and Jad Bernardo
  • Mark Gustavson’s Hymn to the Vanished for clarinet and piano performed by Mark Gustavson and Jad Bernardo
  • Guillaume Conneson’s Techno-Parade for flute, clarinet, and piano performed by Jad Bernardo, Mark Gustavson, and Bonnie McAlvin

Adelphi University’s Performing Arts Center is one of Long Island’s premier cultural arts venues for entertainment of all kinds. Tickets for the Distinguished Faculty in Concert are on sale now and are priced at $20 each. Discounted tickets are available for seniors, students and Adelphi alumni. Information is available at The Lucia and Steven N. Fischer Box Office at 516.877.4000 or Box Office Hours: Tuesday-Friday from 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. For more information about all the events at AUPAC and to purchase tickets, please visit the Adelphi Univerity PAC website.

About Adelphi University
Adelphi is a world class, modern university with excellent and highly relevant programs where students prepare for lives of active citizenship and professional careers. Through its schools and programs—The College of Arts and Sciences, Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies, Honors College, Ruth S. Ammon School of Education, University College, Robert B. Willumstad School of Business, College of Nursing and Public Health and the School of Social Work—the co-educational university offers undergraduate and graduate degrees as well as professional and educational programs for adults. Adelphi University currently enrolls nearly 8,000 students from 43 states and 45 foreign countries. With its main campus in Garden City and centers in Manhattan, Hauppauge, and Poughkeepsie, the University, chartered in 1896, maintains a commitment to liberal studies in tandem with rigorous professional preparation and active citizenship.