Artist / Program Description:
The Robert Morris College Ensemble is a professional chamber music group, including seven versatile musicians who present engaging and entertaining concerts for audiences of all ages.
The members of the ensemble are:
Thomas Yang, violin
Jeri-Lou Zike, violin
Elizabeth Hagen, viola
Steven Houser, cello
Wagner Campos, clarinet and percussion
Chris Hasselbring, trumpet and percussion
George Radosavljevic, piano
"They are a wonderfully enthusiastic group of musicians who are committed to a diverse repertoire of well established masterpieces and new works."
--- Kerry Frumkin, producer and host of Live from WFMT
Presentations by the RMC Ensemble combine lively performances with educational commentary, using music from the rich history of classical composition as well as jazz, multi-cultural, and commissioned works to make chamber music an accessible and enjoyable experience.
Educational concerts feature age-appropriate programs and explanations of related musical concepts, helping students understand what to listen for in the music they are hearing.
The RMC Ensemble has performed in venues ranging from elementary school classrooms to college auditoriums, from live radio broadcasts to the concert stage. Concerts are customized for each audience and presented in an informal, energetic style.