posted November 2, 2009

Hope College Symphony Orchestra to Perform on Nov. 13

The Hope College Symphony Orchestra will perform on Friday, Nov. 13, at 7:30 p.m. in Dimnent Memorial Chapel.

The public is invited. Admission is free.

The program will include Robert Schumann's "Overture to Hermann and Dorothea, Op. 136" and "Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 54" featuring pianist Adam Clark. Closing the program will also be Robert Schumann's "Symphony No. 3 in E flat major, Op. 97" ("Rhenish").

Clark joined the Hope faculty as an assistant professor of music in 2008, and currently teaches courses in applied piano, keyboard skills and piano pedagogy. He earned his DMA in piano performance at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (CCM), while his bachelor's and master's degrees were completed at the University of California at Santa Barbara and the University of Texas at Austin respectively.

Dimnent Memorial Chapel is located at 277 College Ave., on College Avenue at 12th Street.