Concert of Antiphonal Music
Friday, April 18 at 8pm at Bennington College
Sage City Symphony musicians will be participating in a special program featuring composers of antiphonal music at Bennington College on Friday, April 18 at 8pm. Featured composers include Henry Brant and Charles Ives. Henry Brant taught at Bennington College for 24 years after tenures at Julliard and Columbia University. He also had a long-term affinity for the music of Charles Ives, whose The Unanswered Question was an acknowledged inspiration for Brant's spatial music.
The concert will be in Greenwall Auditorium in the VAPA building on the Bennington College campus. Admission is free and open to all The venue is handicapped accessible.
Sage City Symphony Spring Concert
Sunday, May 18 at 4pm at Bennington College
The program will feature Allen Shawn's Concerto for Cello, Maxine Neuman, soloist; Edward Elgar's, Enigma Variations, Opus 36; Gabrielli's Sonata Pian' e Forte
The performance will be at Bennington College, in Greenwall Auditorium in the VAPA building. Admission and parking are free and the building is handicapped accessible.
The performance will be followed by a reception, then our annual dinner of tasty home-made dishes. The offerings include vegetarian lasagna, turkey, ham, salads, vegetable dishes and luscious desserts prepared by the Board of Sage City Symphony, with wine.
Thanks to Our Sponsors
We thank the following businesses for sponsoring our concerts.
For the 2013-14 season: Prime Lending of Bennington VT, sponsor of the November 17 2013 concert; Maxine Newman, sponsor of the February 16 2014 concert, Sarah Tenney and the Board of Sage City Symphony, sponsors of the March 16 Youth Concert.
For the 2012-2013 season: Bank of Bennington,
sponsor of the May 19 2013 40th anniversary concert Stewarts' Shops,
sponsor of the March 17 2013 Youth Concert; The Board of Sage City Symphony, sponsor of the Chamber Concert on February 17 2013 and Merchants Bank,
sponsor of the December 2 2012 fall concert.
For the 2011-2012 season: TD Bank, Bennington, sponsor of the May 13 2012 Spring Concert; E.P. Mahar and Sons Funeral Home, Madison Brewing Company, and State Farm Insurance (James Thibodeau), sponsors for the March 18 2012 Youth Concert; Board of Sage City Symphony, sponsor of the February 12 2012 chamber concert; and People's United Bank, sponsor of our Fall Concert on November 13 2011. Thanks to Mount Anthony Union High School and Bennington College for providing performance space, and band director Marj Rooen of MAUHS and staff of Bennington College for use of percussion equipment.