Graff recital

February 3rd, 2003 by Adam
Members of the department of music and
theatre at Plymouth State College will present a faculty
chamber recital at 7 p.m. Friday, April 19. The concert
was rescheduled from Sunday, April 21.
Works on the program include Brahms, “Trio for
Violin, Horn and Piano”; Reinecke, “Trio for
Oboe, Horn and Piano”; Mozart, “Sonata for
Violin and Piano, K. 376” and Schumann, “Fantasy
Piece for Oboe and Piano.”
Pianist Carleen Graff is professor of music at Plymouth
State College, where she teaches applied and class piano,
and piano pedagogy. Dr. Graff holds a master teacher
certificate from the Music Teachers National Association
(MTNA) and was honored with the New Hampshire Music
Teachers Association Teacher–Member of the Year
award. Currently she is president of the Eastern Division
of MTNA. She is the founder of the PSC biennial piano
Monster Concerts, the 20th Century Piano Festival, and
the Junior and Senior Piano Ensemble Camps.

Bozena O’Brien, violin, is a member of the New Hampshire
Music Festival, the Vermont Symphony Orchestra, the Hanover
Chamber Orchestra and the Musicians of Wall Street. In addition
to PSC, she is a faculty member at the Concord Community Music
School and teaches at St. Paul’s and Holderness schools.
For 12 years Kenda Corcoran, oboe was a member of the
Springfield, Mo., symphony orchestra and has since performed
frequently with orchestras and wind ensembles across the U.S. In
New Hampshire, Ms. Corcoran has performed with the Arts Jubilee
Symphony Orchestra, Granite State Wind Symphony and the Lakes
Region Symphony Orchestra and is currently on staff at Franklin
High School.
George Sullivan, horn, has toured extensively with Gunther
Schuller and the New England Ragtime Ensemble. He has also
performed with the Boston Ballet Orchestra, Boston Symphony
Orchestra, the Boston Pops, the Boston Opera and the New
Hampshire Music Festival. Currently an adjunct faculty member at
Plymouth State College, Sullivan has also taught at St. Paul’s
School, UNH and Pittsfield elementary school
Call the Silver Cultural Arts Center box office, 535-ARTS for
information. There is no charge for admission.