Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Marlborough: Free classical guitar and violin concert at Marlborough Library

November 6, 2013

| Free

Marlborough – A classical guitar and violin concert will be held Wednesday, Nov. 6, at 7 p.m. in the Marlborough Public Library, 35 West Main St., in the Bigelow Auditorium. The concert will feature Duo Divertimento with Sheila Reid, violinist, and Carl Kamp, classical guitarist. Admission to the concert is free and the public is welcome.

This is the second concert in the 2013-14 Yacyshyn Concert Series organized by the Friends of the Marlborough Public Library, now in its 44th season.

Duo Divertimento will give a spirited performance of music from Shakespeare's time and will feature selections by Vivaldi, Bach, and Handel, as well as classical Italian and Spanish composers.

Sheila Reid, violinist, is a Brandeis University graduate, and has a Masters from Harvard University. A longtime member of the Worcester Symphony Orchestra, she has appeared in many area orchestras, often as concertmaster. Reid has performed in Europe and Russia.

Carl Kamp, classical guitarist, is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts. Solo performances include Clark University, College of the Holy Cross, University of Massachusetts, Worcester Art Museum, WICN-FM, WCUW Channel 13, Higgins Armory Museum, and First Night Worcester. In addition to the Duo Divertimento, his ensembles include two guitars, guitar and mandolin, as well as flute and guitar. Kamp has also played in Europe and South America.

The Yacyshyn Concert Series programs are funded and sponsored in part by the Ezra Cutting Trust??”Bank of American Trustee; the Marlborough Cultural Council; The Friends Memorial Fund, established by an anonymous donor of $25,000; and by a gift from the Cummings Properties in honor of Ginger Ryan.

For further information, call 413-648-9663/617-524-3775; email rajohnson736@gmail.com or quintbrass@earthlink.net, or go to www.mpl-friends.org.


November 6, 2013


Marlborough Public Library
35 West Main St.
Marlborough, MA 01752 United States
+ Google Map
413 648 9663

Recently Commented

  • Kathy: Thank you so much Normand for these lovely stories. It’s nice to have some history of this impressive...
  • Debra Roberts: I just went there today for a color and cut and saw Daniel. He was wonderful and took so much time to...
  • Jason: Thanks for stopping me for literally no reason while I was walking home from the convenient store,...
  • BOB NORGARD: It surely appears that emotions played a hugh part in deciding what to do with the White Cliffs. Maybe...
  • Leslie Rutan: Thank you very much!!