On Saturday night (November 14) at the Littleton High School Performing Arts Center, the Orchestra of Indian Hill, under the direction of conductor Bruce Hangen, presented three works by Felix Mendelssohn – the Violin Concerto with soloist Juliette Kang, a “Trumpet” Overture and the “Scottish” Symphony No. 3 -- with the classic-romantic themes, harmonies and dramatic forms that have endeared him to audiences for the better part of 200 years.
Indian Hill Faculty members will present Sublime & Prolific: The Brilliance of Bach and Mendelssohn, on Friday, November 6 at 7:00 pm. The concert will feature the talents of Susan Bonito, soprano; Jenny Tang, piano; Alexander Vavilov, viola; Angel Hernandez, violin; and Caroline Reiner-Williams, cello. The players will perform selections from both composers in a variety of instrumental and vocal combinations, including arias and songs from Bach’s Cantata No. 58 and Mendelssohn’s Neue Liebe, Op. 19; Bach’s Suite No. 1 in G Major for solo violin; and Mendelssohn’s Piano Trio No. 2, Op. 66. Tickets are $10. Buy online at www.indianhillmusic.org or by calling (978) 486-9524 x116.