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Chamber Music Series

Spring 2023 Chamber Music Series Concerts

Spotlight on Alumni

Niamh Paris, Iida Nyman and Rebecca Schmid looking through the lid of a grand piano.Thursday, February 16
7:30 p.m., Carl B. Taylor Auditorium, free

SUNY Schenectady School of Music alumni Iida Nyman '17, Rebecca Schmid '17, and Niamh Paris '20 share the stage performing the monumental keyboard works by Beethoven including the Sonata in C major, Op. 53, Waldstein, the Sonata in E major, Op. 109, and the Sonata in A-flat major, Op. 110. 

After receiving their degree in performing arts music with high honor from the SUNY Schenectady, Iida, Rebecca, and Niamh went on to obtain their Bachelors of Music degrees at the Conservatory at SUNY Purchase. 

Iida is currently pursuing a dual Master's of Music degree in piano performance and music theory; Rebecca and Niamh maintain thriving music studios in the Capital Region.


Spotlight on Faculty

Joseph Han, baritone and Mark Evans, piano

Thursday, March 23
7:30 p.m., Carl B. Taylor Auditorium, free

Performing Winterreise by Franz Schubert

Headshot of Joseph Han Headshot of Mark Evans


John Kamitsuka, piano

Monday, April 3
7:30 p.m., Carl B. Taylor Auditorium, free

Performing works by:

  • Chopin
  • Liszt 
  • Prokofiev 
  • Beethoven

Headshot of John Kamitsuka