FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 7, 2013
NEW ALBANY, Ind. — The Music Department at Indiana University Southeast will
present the CERUTI CHAMBER PLAYERS on Sunday, January 27 at
3:00pm in the Richard K. Stem Concert Hall of the Paul W. Ogle Cultural and
Community Center on the IU Southeast campus, 4201 Grant Line Road in New Albany.
Admission is free.
The program will include PASTORALE AT ARLEQUINADE, OP. 41 by Eugène
Goossens, BALLADE, PASTORAL, AND DANCE by Eric Ewazen, and QUINTET IN E, OP.
31 by Louise Farrenc.
Performers will include Grace Baugh-Bennett, piano; Robert Docs, double
bass; Donald Gottlieb, flute; Bruce Heim, horn; Jonathan Mueller, viola;
Sussanah Onwood, cello; Jennifer Potochnic, oboe; and Robert Simonds,
2012–2013 marks the Ceruti Chamber Players’ twenty-seventh season. The
Louisville-based ensemble was one of two United States ensembles selected to
participate in the First Osaka (Japan) International Chamber Music Festa.
The critically acclaimed Ceruti Chamber Players have performed at the Master
Musicians Festival (Somerset, Kentucky), Musikfest Bethlehem (Pennsylvania),
Piccolo Spoleto Festival (Charleston, South Carolina), the Indiana State
University Contemporary Music Festival (Terre Haute, Indiana), and The
Louisville Orchestra’s New Dimensions Series. The ensemble’s performances
have included many Louisville premieres of contemporary music as well as the
world premiere of Frederick Speck’s POSTCARDS FOR ILSE (written for the
Ceruti Chamber Players). Following the ensemble’s Louisville premiere of
James Chaudoir’s Quartet for Violin, Clarinet, Cello, and Piano, the Ceruti
Chamber Players recorded this work for Capstone Records (On the Beach at
Night, CPS-8672). Their performances have aired on Kentucky Educational
Television, the former Louisville in Concert series on WFPK-FM, the
University of Louisville Concert Hour on WUOL-FM, and Lunchtime Classics on
WUOL-FM. In 2001 the ensemble inaugurated its annual Sommermusik series.
Free parking is available in the Dogwood lot directly in front of the
Ogle Center. Vehicles parked in other lots on campus will be subject
For more information on this performance, future performances, academic programs and scholarships offered by the IU Southeast Music Department, please call (812) 941-2655 or visit www.ius.edu/music.