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Crane at Carnegie Hall
See the Crane Chorus and Crane Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Maestro Duain Wolfe on Sunday, May 8th at 8:30 p.m. For more information and to purchase tickets, click here
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Registration is now open for Crane's 2016 summer camp for middle and high school students. For more information, click here
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Celebrate SUNY Potsdam's Bicentennial by checking out our "This Week in Crane History" Facebook posts every Thursday, such as this 1949 picture of Robert Shaw conducting the Crane Chorus and Orchestra. We're at TheCraneSchool.
Celebrating more than 125 years of The Crane School of Music

For over a century, our outstanding faculty of scholars and artist teachers has prepared students for successful careers in music. Life at Crane includes an incredible array of more than 300 recitals, lectures, and concerts presented by faculty, students, and guests each year. Browse these pages or visit our campus to experience what we have to offer.

 
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4.29.16

Crane School of Music to Present Historic Concert in Carnegie Hall

The Crane School of Music at The State University of New York at Potsdam is set to celebrate the institution's bicentennial with a historic concert at Carnegie Hall in New York City. This is the third time in SUNY Potsdam history that a Crane group has performed in the storied venue.

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4.29.16

SUNY Potsdam Welcomes Renowned Poet Martin Espada, Along With Slew of Visiting Writers, For LoKo Festival

SUNY Potsdam will welcome a number of authors to campus and host creative writing and spoken word events during the 2016 Lougheed-Kofoed Festival of the Arts, from Friday, April 29 to Sunday, May 8.

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4.29.16

Photographers, Painters, Sculptors & Alumni Artists Featured at LoKo Festival

SUNY Potsdam will explode with artistry during the 2016 Lougheed-Kofoed Festival of the Arts, with an array of incredible exhibitions and installations, plus a great line-up of guest artists, from April 29 to May 8.  

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4.22.16

'Return to the Forbidden Planet' Musical Featured at SUNY Potsdam

The SUNY Potsdam Department of Theatre and Dance and the Crane Opera Ensemble are preparing to present the musical, "Return to the Forbidden Planet," for the 2016 Lougheed-Kofoed Festival of the Arts.  

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4.22.16

Community Performance Series Welcomes Award-Winning Jazz Collective Snarky Puppy

Community Performance Series will conclude its 2015-16 Guest Artist Series when Snarky Puppy takes the stage on Friday, May 6 at 7:30 p.m. in the Helen M. Hosmer Concert Hall at SUNY Potsdam's Crane School of Music. The performance is part of the group's 2016 World Tour.

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Events

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5.5.16

Latin Ensemble

This event is free and open to the public.

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5.6.16

Repertoire Percussion Ensemble

This event is free and open to the public.

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5.6.16

CPS Event, Snarky Puppy

This is a ticketed event. For ticket information contact the CPS box office at 315.267.2CPS or visit...

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5.8.16

Crane Chorus and Orchestra Performance, Carnegie Hall

This is a ticketed event. For ticket information go to the Carnegie Hall web-site @ carnegiehall.or...

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5.15.16

Met Encore, R. Strauss, ELEKTRA

This is a ticketed event. For ticket information contact the CPS Box Office @ 315.267.2CPS or visit...

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5.25.16

Fall Island Vocal Arts Seminar, An Evening with Tom Cipullo hosted by Alan Smith

An Evening with Tom Cipullo will be offered on Wednesday, May 25 at 7:30 p.m. in the Sara M. Snell M...

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5.26.16

Masterclass featuring Stephanie Blythe and Alan Smith working with the 2016 Fellows

This event is free and open to the public.

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5.27.16

Masterclass featuring Stephanie Blythe and Alan Smith working with the 2016 Fellows

This event is free and open to the public.

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5.27.16

The Worlds of Charles Ives: the Ideas Behind the Songs A lecture/recital presented by Dr. Gary Busch

This event is free and open to the public.

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5.28.16

Masterclass featuring Stephanie Blythe and Alan Smith working with the 2016 Fellows

This event is free and open to the public.

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