October 2011 Meeting
Post date: Oct 23, 2011 9:37:46 PM
The October general meeting was held at Christ Episcopal Church in Owosso (pictured).
A string quartet of young ladies, "Fortuna", from Okemos High School performed under the direction of instructor Patricia Smith, with the program "A Teaching, Learning Experience".
From left to right are Natalie Lee, Violin, Judy Chou, violin, instructor Patricia Smith, Kaitlin Urban, viola, and Isabel Kwon, cello. Pat Smith explained the various techniques that the instrumentalists use to stay together and play well. The girls even illustrated the wrong way to play together. Their program included a variety with Haydn, Beethoven, Brahms, and Roger & Hammerstein's "The Sound of Music".