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Autumn Concert Series: San Diego Chamber Music Society
September 24 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Join the Library for our Autumn ConcertSeries Friday’s from September 3 to November 5th. Each concert will beginat 1 p.m. in the Winn Room. Doors will open 15 minutes prior to theperformance. All performances will also be livestreamed on the Library’sFacebook Page.
On Friday, September 24, the San Diego ChamberMusic Society’s will play “From Beethoven to Broadway, music for Horn andPiano.” Featuring selections from famous composers of the past; Beethoven,Mozart, Strauss, Mendelssohn, Saint-Saens, Cherubini and 20th century Americancomposers like Burt Bacharach, Mitch Leigh, Stephen Schwartz, Jerome Kern andHenry Mancini, there is something for everyone to enjoy.
Beverly Reese Dorcy- piano/percussion, was formerlyprincipal percussionist with the Fresno Philharmonic, Tacoma Opera, BellevuePhilharmonic, San Francisco Women’s Philharmonic, Monterey Opera, Monterey PopsOrchestra, Golden Gate Opera and Classical Philharmonic. She has also performedextensively with the San Diego Chamber Orchestra, San Diego Symphony, San DiegoOpera and Sun Valley Summer Symphony in Idaho.
Bruce Dorcy- french horn, was a member of theNational Ballet of Canada and Canadian Opera Orchestras for 24 years (asst.principal/third horn) and the Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra for 11 years(principal horn) and also played on Broadway in New York for 6 years(“Fiddler on the Roof”, “Promises, Promises”, “Man ofLa Mancha”). Occasional performances with the New York City Opera, SeattleSymphony, Seattle Opera, Toronto Symphony, San Francisco Opera, Western OperaTheatre, Opera San Jose, Monterey Opera, Monterey Pops, Golden Gate Opera, SanDiego Chamber Orchestra, Las Vegas Philharmonic etc