The Finger Lakes Camerata, a 20-member choral ensemble based at Finger Lakes Community College, will perform “Slices of Americana II” on July 13 in Canandaigua and July 15 in Naples.
The Friday, July 13, concert will begin at 7 p.m. at St. Mary’s Church, 95 N. Main St. in Canandaigua.
The Sunday, July 15, concert will begin at 3 p.m. at Trinity Federated Church, 123 N. Main St. in Naples.
The concert will feature popular songs from the 18th, 19th, and early 20th centuries. The repertoire includes “Modern Musik” by 18th century composer William Billings; “The Vacant Chair,” composed by George Root during the American Civil War; and 20th century favorites “At the River” by Aaron Copland and the music of George M. Cohan.
Dennis Maxfield, an adjunct professor at FLCC, directs the Finger Lakes Camerata, a group of accomplished singers who perform for the enrichment and enjoyment of the community.
Both concerts are free and open to the public. Donations may be given at the door to the Dr. A. John Walker Music Award, which benefits Finger Lakes Community College music and music recording students.
For more information, contact Dennis Maxfield at (585) 396-0027 or firstname.lastname@example.org.