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The Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra (DSSO) Board will be hosting the Backstage Pass event on February 1, 2014.
The Backstage Pass program gives the opportunity to youth and adults to attend a Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra dress rehearsal. Attendees will also receive a backstage tour of the DECC's Symphony Hall from one of the musicians, meet the conductor: Dirk Meyer, and view the first half of dress rehearsal followed by treats and conversation with the musicians during their break.
One of UW-Superior's own, Dr. Erin Aldridge will be featured in the Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra (DSSO) concert February 1st. The event entitled "Three B's" will be held in the DECC Symphony Hall at 7 p.m. The concert will include Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3, Barber: Violin Concerto (featuring Aldridge) and Brahams: Symphony No. 4Music Department - UW-Superior.
Aldridge has a Bachelor's degree in Violin Performance, both Master's degree and Performer's Certificate in Chamber Music Performance, in addition to her Doctor of Musical Arts degree in Violin Performance from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She has won numerous awards as both soloist and chamber musician, and has been featured in Europe, South America and the United States. She is a well sought after performer and pedagogue, and has been published in Strings Magazine. Dr. Aldridge maintains an active performance schedule as a soloist and chamber musician; additionally as a conductor, she has directed many ensembles state-wide.
For tickets to the February 1st concert featuring Aldridge and directed by Dirk Meyer, contact the DSSO.
For more information on Aldridge visit her bio [http://www.uwsuper.edu/acaddept/music/employees/erin-aldridge_employee41131]
STORY BY STUDENT WRITER HOPE ROFF
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