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Fern Glass Boyd

Fern Glass Boyd, artistic director of the String Orchestra of the Rockies talks about the group's upcoming concert at St. Timothy's Summer Music Festival, and the four concerts of the ensemble's 32 season, starting in September.

Michael Marsolek talks with cellist Fern Glass Boyd and violinist Carrie Krause about the February 21, 2016 performance of the String Orchestra of the Rockies, 7:30 p.m. at the Music Recital Hall in the School of Music at the University of Montana-Missoula.

Michael Marsolek talks with Fern Glass Boyd, cellist and Artistic Director of the String Orchestra of the Rockies , and mezzo-soprano Kimberly James about the November 22, 2015 SOR performance titled "Dido - Queen of Carthage."

Live studio guests Fern Glass Boyd, professor of cello at UM; Christopher Hahn, professor of piano at UM; and Theodore Buchholz, cello professor and head of strings at the University of Arizona pose for a picture with MTPR'S Michael Marsolek.
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Special guests Fern Glass Boyd, professor of cello at UM; Christopher Hahn, professor of piano at UM; and Theodore Buchholz, cello professor and head of strings at the University of Arizona played a live studio session at Montana Public Radio Monday, October 12, 2015. Enjoy the music of Rachmaninoff, Greig, Arvo Pärt, and Délibes recorded live from MTPR studios.

Michael Marsolek talks with Fern Glass Boyd, artistic director of the String Orchestra of the Rockies , about the concerts opening the S.O.R.'s 30th season. Sept. 21st and 22nd, the String Orchestra's performances in Missoula and Seeley Lake feature frequent guest soloist and collaborator, cellist Amit Peled . This concert marks Peled's fifth performance with the S.O.R. Highlights of the program include Peled's new arrangement of a Haydn sonata for cello and strings; a work by 19th century...

5/4/14: This week on "Front Row Center:" Michael Marsolek talks with Fern Glass Boyd, Artistic Director of the String Orchestra of the Rockies , about tonight's S.O.R. concert featuring violin soloist, Adele Anthony . It'll take place Sunday, May 4th, 2014, at 7:30pm in the Music Recital Hall in the School of Music at the University of Montana-Missoula. On the program: Peter Sculthorpe’s Little Suite for Strings W. 169; Johann Stamitz’s “Mannheim” Symphony in A Major; Handel’s Concerto Grosso...

Michael Marsolek talks with Fern Glass Boyd, Artistic Director and one of the founding members of the String Orchestra of the Rockies, about SOR's upcoming concert, which will feature solstice and holiday music from around the world. Visit the String Orchestra of the Rockies Web site to find out about tickets and concert information.

The String Orchestra of the Rockies is raising the curtain on its 29th season! It is the only professional ensemble of its kind in Montana and draws upon the talents of the finest string players in the Big Sky Country. Guest Artist, Cellist Joshua Roman from Seattle, joins SOR Sunday, September 15, 2013—7:30 p.m. The Music Recital Hall on the University of Montana campus For ticket prices and more information go to www.sormt.org http://www.joshuaroman.com