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Rhodes Talk: Scheherazade & American Women Composers

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Mills Theatre, Carr Hall, Longmeadow Campus
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Talk by Kevin Rhodes (Springfield Symphony Orchestra Music Director/Conductor)

Maestro Rhodes takes the stage again at Bay Path University, bringing musical education and fun to the surrounding communities as part of a series called Rhodes Talk (created in 2013 in partnership with Bay Path University’s Kaleidoscope Series). These talks include interactive discussions with short performances.

These talks include interactive discussions with short performances.

Joining Maestro Rhodes will be Kirsten Hadden Lipkens, Education Director for the Springfield Symphony Orchestra, Kirsten has been a professional oboist and teacher for thirty years. She holds degrees in performance from The Eastman School of Music and Yale University School of Music. Her love for musical education and performance began at a very young age and led her to teach private lessons for students of all ages, and lead workshops introducing classical music to a broader audience. Her passion then led her to instruct Music Appreciation at Western New England University for over a decade. Kirsten has been a substitute oboist for the Springfield Symphony for the past 14 years.

The evening will focus on the upcoming event at the Springfield Symphony Orchestra on February 2, SCHEHERAZADE & AMERICAN WOMEN COMPOSERS. Get a taste of what it will be like by attending today.