Members of the RHSO String Quartet will present a concert for the school and parents, featuring a program of varied music for all ages from the wealth of musical literature for string quartet. The quartet will also conduct a curriculum-based residency at the school, culminating in a concert featuring students and quartet members for the school and parents.
Our Conductor, Dr. David Rudge, will offer workshops in Creative Improvisation for orchestra students. Maestro Rudge is a violinist and educator who has conducted orchestras across 5 continents to rave reviews. He is presently Director of Orchestras and Opera at the State University of New York at Fredonia, and Music Director of the Orchard Park Symphony. He is founder of the Improv. Collective, a unique performing ensemble dedicated to free improvisation for self-expression through music.
Members of the RHSO will conduct workshops and master classes for all instruments, focusing on advanced techniques designed to enhance and refine the student's present level of performance.