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Concert on Main: Mod3 Chamber Ensemble Performs Friday, March 16

Mod3//classical to contemporary: an evening of oboes, viola and piano
Pianist Carol Ann Aicher, violist Shane Barker and oboist Kevin Chavez share works by Brahms, Kimber, Mozart, Odermatt and Loeffler, plus Irish surprises

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Mod3 is a versatile NYC-based ensemble of oboes, viola and piano. The term “mod” reflects the group’s flexibility to transform (or modularize) its instrumentation for a range of classical repertoire as well as new works and arrangements that have been tailored to the group.

Mod3 crafts concerts that engage and delight diverse audiences, regardless of listeners’ age or exposure to classical music. Audience members will hear lush pieces, often orchestral in scope, as well as conversations between the performers about their artistry and the pieces they'll share.

ABOUT CONCERTS ON MAIN
Free and open to all, varied performances by NJ and NYC professionals are held in Ogden Memorial Presbyterian Church’s historic and acoustically-engaging sanctuary. As needed younger listeners can take advantage of a nearby indoor playspace. Ogden is located a block from Chatham’s train station, with easy and fast NYC access; there is ample free parking in the vicinity of the church. Additional details, including artist bios: www.ConcertsOnMain.org, and (973) 635-5567.

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