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Become a Supporter

JOIN THE AMERICAN CHAMBER ENSEMBLE AT HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY!

Directors Blanche Abram, Naomi Drucker and Marilyn Lehman invite you to:

  • Come to the Annual Music Party on Sunday, September 25, 2011 at 3 p.m. in the New Academic Building of Hofstra University

  • Attend Hofstra University concert series in Monroe Lecture Center Theater- October 23, 2011 and March 4, 2012

ACE government support has been severely reduced! We need you to invite your friends to become supporters of our concerts and to celebrate our 46th season.

HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY SERIES

Annual Gala Music Party
Sunday, September 25, 2011, at 3 p.m.

New Academic Building (south campus - just west of the John Cranford Adams Playhouse), Hofstra University, Hempstead

Meet and greet your favorite musicians! Guest performers will include composer Jonathan Russ, sopranos Tammy Hensrud and Karen Lehman and the ACE Clarinet Ensemble, who will join ACE Directors, pianist Blanche Abram, clarinetist Naomi Drucker, pianist Marilyn Lehman, and violinist Eriko Sato, in a program of informal music making that will preview the upcoming season.

Event admission as Friend, Sponsor, Benefactor, Angel or Philanthropist as listed in flyer.
Have some fun and bring a scratch-off Lottery ticket for ACE.

For additional information call (516) 223-0454, (631) 242-5684 or (516) 541-9090.

Sunday, October 23, 2011 at 3 p.m.

The Music Department of Hofstra University presents ACE at the University's Monroe Lecture Center Theater on California Avenue, Hempstead

Marga Richter Fandango Fantasy: piano, clarinet, violin and cello
(Long Island Composer)
David Amram: Starry Night: clarinet and piano
(World Music performer and composer will be present at concert)
Rachmaninoff Trio Elegaic: violin, cello and piano
Rebecca Clarke Trio: violin, cello and piano
Libby Larsen Slang: violin, clarinet and piano

Performers: Naomi Drucker, Blanche Abram and Marilyn Lehman,
with Eriko Sato, violin and Chris Finckel, cello

Tickets at Hofstra University Box Office - $15 ($12 senior citizens 65+ and non-Hofstra students). One free ticket with current Hofstra Card. For ticket information, call (516) 463-6644.

Have some fun and bring a scratch-off Lottery ticket for ACE.

Saturday, December 10, 2011 – 7:30 p.m.

Frank & Camille's Fine Pianos, 482 Walt Whitman Road (Route 110), Melville

Music for voice, flute, clarinet and piano, performed by soprano Karen Lehman, flutist Denise Lozano, clarinetist Naomi Drucker and pianist Marilyn Lehman

For directions, visit http://www.frankandcamilleseast.com/.

Tickets: $20, general admission.
For reservations, call (516) 223-0454, (631) 242-5684
or (516) 541-9090.

Sunday, March 4, 2012 at 3 p.m.

The Music Department of Hofstra University presents ACE at the University's Monroe Lecture Center Theater on California Avenue, Hempstead

Carlos Surinach Quartet: piano and strings
Aram Khachaturian Trio: clarinet, violin and piano
Meyer Kupferman A Little Bit: viola and clarinet
Elliott Carter Pastorale: clarinet and piano
Lukas Foss Three American Pieces: violin and piano
Howard Boatwright Quartet: clarinet and strings

Performers: Blanche Abram, Naomi Drucker, Marilyn Lehman,
with Eriko Sato, violin, Lois Martin, viola and Chris Finckel, cello

Tickets at Hofstra University Box Office - $15 ($12 senior citizens 65+ and non-Hofstra students). One free ticket with current Hofstra Card. For ticket information, call (516) 463-6644.

Have some fun and bring a scratch-off Lottery ticket for ACE.

All programs are subject to change.

ACE concerts are assisted, in part, by public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, celebrating 50 years of building strong, creative communities in New York State's 62 counties and private contributions.

For the latest American Chamber Ensemble concert listings, updates and information, log on to http://www.jamesarts.com/ace/home.html.

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ACE Performers:

Blanche Abram, piano
Naomi Drucker, clarinet
Marilyn Lehman, piano
Eriko Sato, violin
Deborah Wong, violin
Lois Martin, viola
Chris Finckel, cello
Denise Lozano, flute

Guest Artists:

Jonathan Russ, composer
Tammy Hensrud, soprano
Karen Lehman, soprano
ACE Clarinet Ensemble
Mindy Starke
Jess Gross
Perry Wiseblatt
John Lundy


Become a Patron!

Please make checks payable to American Chamber Ensemble and send to:

American Chamber Ensemble
c/o Blanche Abram
2320 Surrey Lane
Baldwin NY 11510


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       Philanthropist: $1000 or more
       Angel: $500 or more
       Benefactor: $150 or more
       Sponsor: $100 or more
       Friend: $25-75


For additional information call (516) 223-0454, (631) 242-5684 or (516) 541-9090.

Philanthropist: Contributors of $1000 or more receive admissions for four to the Music Party, eight tickets to the ACE Hofstra concerts on October 23, 2011, and March 4, 2012 and two tickets to the December 10 concert at Frank & Camille's.

Angel: Contributors of $500 or more receive admissions for four to the Music Party, six tickets to the ACE Hofstra concerts on October 23, 2011, and March 4, 2012.

Benefactor: Contributors of $150 or more receive admissions for two to the Music Party and four tickets to the ACE Hofstra concerts on October 23, 2011, and March 4, 2012.

Sponsor: Contributors of $100 or more receive admissions for two to the Music Party and two tickets to the ACE Hofstra concerts on October 23, 2011, and March 4, 2012.

Friend: Contributors of $25-$75 or more receive admission for one to the September 25, 2011, Music Party.

The American Chamber Ensemble is a not-for-profit organization under section 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. All donations are tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowable by law.



 

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