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Faculty Chamber Ensemble performs Haydn, Mendelssohn and Copland Sunday

February 19, 2010

This Sunday, the Faculty Chamber Ensemble of Loyola University New Orleans will perform a concert featuring the string music of Haydn, Mendelssohn and Copland. The performance takes place Feb. 21 at 7:30 p.m. in Roussel Hall, located in the Communications/Music Complex. Admission is free and open to the public.

Performed selections include String Quartet Op. 20, No. 5, by Franz Joseph Haydn; String Quartet No. 3, in D Major, Op. 44, No. 1, by Felix Mendelssohn; and “Movement for String Quartet,” by Aaron Copland.

Performers include faculty members Amy Thiaville, violin; Bruce Owen, viola; and Allen Nisbet, cello. Also featured will be Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra violinist Elizabeth Overweg.

For more information or to schedule an interview, contact Sean Snyder in Loyola’s Office of Public Affairs at smsnyder@loyno.edu or call 504-861-5882.

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