Original Works by Crane School of Music Student Andrew Van Ness Featured in Upcoming Concert

Red Hook Native Performs in Student Composer Concert at SUNY Potsdam

POTSDAM, NY (10/28/2010)(readMedia)-- Five Crane School of Music students will present original works in a Student Composer Concert at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 15 in the Helen M. Hosmer Concert Hall on the SUNY Potsdam campus.

The concert will consist of a short program of solo and chamber music for a variety of instruments composed by the students. Each student comes from a different area and has a different musical expertise. They include:

  • Andrew Van Ness, a graduate student studying music composition from Red Hook, N.Y.

The concert is free and the public is invited to attend. For more information about the many arts events on the SUNY Potsdam campus calendar, visit www.potsdam.edu/newsandevents.


Founded in 1886, SUNY Potsdam's Crane School of Music has a long legacy of excellence in music education and performance. Life at Crane includes an incredible array of more than 300 recitals, lectures, and concerts presented by faculty, students, and guests each year. The Crane School of Music is the State University of New York's only All-Steinway institution.