Piney Woods Camerata to play all-baroque concert
February 16, 2012 - Sylvia BierschenkNACOGDOCHES, TEXAS - The Piney Woods Camerata, a conductor-less string ensemble composed of Stephen F. Austin State University music faculty members Jennifer Dalmas (violin) and Evgeni Raychev (cello) and select SFA string students, will present a concert at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 26, in Cole Concert Hall on the SFA campus.
The all-baroque concert features music by Dutch, German and Italian composers as well as a "mystery composer" whose identity was discovered in 1980 and will be revealed during the concert, explained Raychev.
The ensemble was formed in 2007 and is dedicated to performing music from the baroque period.
The concert, which is a joint presentation of the SFA College of Fine Arts and School of Music, is part of the 2011-2012 Cole Performing Arts Series. Cole Concert Hall is located in the Wright Music Building, 2210 Alumni Drive.
Tickets are $5 for adults, $4 for seniors and $2 for students. For tickets or more information, please go to www.finearts.sfasu.edu or call (936) 468-6407 or (888) 240-ARTS.