Camerata Deia To Be Accompanied at New Millennium by Noted Pianist and Violist

The string ensemble Camerata Deia will be joined at their New Millennium debut in April by two prominent Spanish colleagues and friends, pianist Alfredo Oyaquez and violist Fernando Villegas. Oyaquez serves as the Artistic Director of the Festival de Musica in Mallorca, Spain, where Camerata Deia are ensemble-in-residence. Villegas, a frequent performer at the Festival, is Professor of Viola at The Palma Conservatory of Music and Dance.

Student Chamber Music Concert on Dec. 6th, A Preview of Watson Competition

Sacramento State’s top chamber music groups will be performing movements from Beethoven's Archduke Trio, Mozart's Kegelstatt Trio, Rachmaninoff's Trio élégiaque, and Reinecke's Trio for Clarinet, Horn, and Piano at a public concert on the evening of December 6th.  This is an opportunity to hear these stellar groups performing prior to appearing in the Watson Competition in April. The concert takes place in Room 151 of the Music Building and begins at 7 o’clock. Tickets are $10 general admission, $7 for seniors, and $5 for students. They can be purchased in advance online HERE, over the phone at 916/278-4323, or at the door.

Watson Competition Winners Announced

We are happy to announce the 2017 winners of the Watson Competition, the Borodin Quartet. Congratulations to Joanna Dzik, Brittany Thorne, Christian Johnson and Sheng Zhang and all of the groups for excellent performances! What a great way to end the school year.