Water Music New York at Brockport // FREE

  • Brockport Welcome Center 11 Water Street Brockport, NY, 14420

A UNIQUE MUSICAL EXPERIENCE 200 YEARS IN THE MAKING... 

Barge Performance*

David Alan Miller, Conductor

Albany Symphony

Choreographer/dancer Mariah Maloney

HANDEL: Selections from "Water Music"

LOREN LOIACONO (Cornell University):  Long Level Erie Canal Bicentennial Commission (World Premiere)

AMERICAN FAVORITES including “Stars and Stripes,” and more!

Rain Loca

MEET THE COMPOSER

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Lauded by the New York Times as plush, elusive and alluring, and vivid and colorful by the Albany Times-Union, the music of Loren Loiacono (b. 1989) has been heard at Carnegie Hall, Merkin Hall, Minneapolis's Orchestra Hall and on WQXR and WSHU. 

She has received awards including ASCAP's Morton Gould Award,  Minnesota Orchestra Composers Institute, and the National Foundation for the Advancement of the Arts, among others. 

MEET THE COLLABORATING ARTS PARTNER

The Golden Eagle String Band has been performing in the Northeastern U.S. since 1978. The band has recorded for Smithsonian/Folkways, toured under a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, and received a gold medal from the Smithsonian Institute as Folkways recording artists.

The Golden Eagle String Band has been performing in the Northeastern U.S. since 1978. The band has recorded for Smithsonian/Folkways, toured under a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, and received a gold medal from the Smithsonian Institute as Folkways recording artists.

ERIE CANAL FACT:

Founded in 1820, Brockport grew to become an important port on the Erie Canal and for a short time was the official end of the canal.In 2009, Brockport earned the Erie Canalway Heritage Award after an extensive canal front revitalization.