Alumni Concert to be Dedicated to Anthony C. Cappadonia
The Alfred State Alumni Choir will present the 63rd Annual Spring Concert on Sunday, April 27, 2014, at 2 p.m. The concert will be performed in the Anthony C. Cappadonia Auditorium in the Orvis Activities Center on the Alfred State campus and will be dedicated to former director, Anthony C. Cappadonia, who passed away on Feb. 7, 2014.
Groups performing will include Alfred State Voices, the student choral group directed by Linda Staiger; the Alumni Jazz Singers; ’87 Quartet; ’57 Varieties Instrumental group; and the Alumni Choir consisting of those who performed as students under the direction of Mr. Cappadonia from 1951 to 2007 and in alumni concerts through 2013.
Selections by the groups will include arrangements by Mr. Cappadonia such as “If Ever I Would Leave You” and “Somewhere” from West Side Story. A special tribute to Anthony Cappadonia has been written by Alfred State alumnus Bob Scott and will be performed by an instrumental group. The concert is free and open to the public.