ERIE COUNTY Music Educators Association

"The arts are an essential element of education...[they] unlock profound human understanding and accomplishment." —W. Bennett


Here our ECMEA members post concerts/events at their schools which may be of interest to the public.

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Greater Buffalo Youth Orchestra Concert
Sunday, May 6th, 2018, 3:00 pm
Lippes Concert Hall
U.B. Amherst campus
Event Description

Ansgarius Aylward, Music Director of the Greater Buffalo Youth Orchestra and Assistant Concertmaster of the Buffalo Philharmonic, has programmed Borodin’s Polovetsian Dances, Fetes from Debusssy’s Three Nocturnes and Brahms’ Symphony #2 for the final season concert. Also on the program will be Sibelius’ Valse Triste and the March from the Karelia Suite.

The Greater Buffalo Youth Orchestra is the premier youth orchestra of Western New York, featuring talented young musicians from 20 different school districts, including Niagara County, Cattaraugus County and Erie County.

Mia Fasanello, a senior at Clarence High School, will perform the 1st movement of the Vaughan Williams Oboe Concerto.

All are invited to Lippes Concert Hall on May 6th, 3pm, to hear our exceptional students perform under the masterful guidance of their music director, Ansgarius Aylward. Tickets are $10 - adults/ $5 – students and are available at the door.
More information on our website – www.gbyo.net.

Event Admission cost:
Adults - $10; ECMEA members are free.
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Springville Pageant of Bands
Friday, May 18th, 2018, 9:00 am
Springville Griffith Institute
290 N. Buffalo St., Springville, NY
Event Description

Please see attached poster .pdf

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Contact Joe Gervase
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BPO Summer Studio
Friday, July 6th, 2018, 9:00 am
Kleinhans Music Hall
Symphony Circle, Buffalo NY
Event Description

Please see attached .pdf

Event Admission cost:
$50.00 Audition Fee; $275.00 Total Tuition
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