Dr. Andrew Pelletier, Associate Professor of Horn, will be performing two separate concerts with the Grammy-winning ensemble Southwest Chamber Music at the 20th Anniversary Summer Festival at the Huntington Library and Gardens in Pasadena, California. He will perform the Brahms Trio on August 10 and 11, 2013, and music of Janacek and Henze (the “Mladi” Sextet and the “L’autunno” quintet) on August 24 and 25, 2013. Dr. Pelletier has been a member of Southwest Chamber Music since 2001.
Dr. Andrew Pelletier, Associate Professor of Horn, will be very active at this year’s International Horn Society Symposium, held July 29 to August 3, 2013 at the University of Memphis. He will be highlighted in three solo performances, performing music of Alec Wilder, Karlheinz Stockhausen and vocal duet transcriptions of Mendelssohn with BGSU alum Anthony Cleeton; will present a warm-up clinic; will present a lecture on operatic horn auditions and solos, called “The Bel Canto Horn”; will perform in two artist horn ensembles; and will conduct the BGSU Horn Club in a lunch-time performance. This will be the fifth IHS Symposium that Dr. Pelletier has performed at as a Contributing Artist, and the first performance of the BGSU Horn Club at an IHS Symposium.