Flute, harp and oboe trio at St. Mary’s Saturday

The Doansburg Chamber Ensemble will continue its 2015 season with performances by its trio of flute, harp and oboe. Concerts will take place on Saturday, Aug. 1, at 7 p.m. at St. Mary-in-the-Highlands Episcopal Church, 1 Chestnut St. (at the intersection of Routes 9D and 301) in Cold Spring, and on Sunday, Aug. 2, at 4 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 2103 Route 6, just west of Brewster.

The program will include Loeillet’s Trio Sonata, op. 2, no. 2, Marais’ La Folia, Quantz’s Trio Sonata in C minor and Castelnuovo-Tedesco’s Ecloghe, op. 206, performed by Joy Plaisted on harp, Christine Smith on flute and John Frisch on oboe.

Smith is a 1981 graduate of the Juilliard School of Music, Pre-College Division, and holds a master’s degree in education. Plaisted holds a master’s degree from the Juilliard School of Music and has performed at venues in the United States, Japan, China, Hong Kong, France, Switzerland, Norway, Sweden, Denmark and Iceland. Frisch holds a master of music from the Yale School of Music and has played for many New York–area orchestras.

Tickets for the concert are available at the door at $10 for general admission and $9 for seniors and students. For further concert information, or to order advance tickets, call 845-228-4167 or visit the ensemble’s website at users.rcn.com/doansburg.

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