Music at the library
Salem - posted Mar, 27 2013
SALEM- On Saturday, April 13 at 2:30 p.m., the janus trio will play at the Salem Free Public Library, 264 Hartford Road (Route 85). The program is free. Brooklyn based janus was formed in 2002 with the goal of presenting and creating new repertoire for the trio through commissioning projects and works-in-process collaborations. The concert at the Salem Library is free and open to all. No registration is necessary. Flutist Amanda Baker is a Bozrah resident and also a member of the United States Coast Guard Band. She has performed at the state funerals of Presidents Ford and Reagan and the Inaugurations of President George W. Bush and President Barack Obama. Beth Meyers is also a member of the band, QQQ, comprising a viola, hardanger fiddle, acoustic guitar and drums, Beth has performed with many orchestras and ensembles. She currently subs in the pit orchestra of the Broadway musical, “Wicked” and tours with pop artist Regina Spektor. Nuiko Wadden, harpist, also holds the principal harp position in both the Pittsburgh Opera and Ballet Orchestras and with the Des Moines Metro Opera. She is also a member of the International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE). Wadden is performing and living in both Pittsburgh and New York. Interested in maintaining an active orchestral career, she acts as a substitute harpist for the Milwaukee, Minnesota, Houston, and Pittsburgh Symphonies.