The “Voice of the Wood” Cello Chamber Players will perform at the North Kohala Public Library at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 6.
The hour long program is designed to entertain children as well as adults and features a variety of music by classical, Hawaiian, and contemporary composers. Each January, members of the chamber ensemble spend one month in Hawaii performing on Hawaii Island. Several members have performed with the Kamuela Philharmonic.
Voice of the Wood plays in public schools throughout their home base of Denver, Colo., and considers contacts with children to be a primary focus of the chamber players.
The ensemble includes: Marilyn Hof, Michael Marecak, and Shirley Marecak on cello; Katherine Thayer and Natalie Hill on violin; Wanda Beck on viola; and Larry Beck playing oboe. In addition to performing with the ensemble, each of these musician participate in other chamber or symphony orchestras.
Admission is free and the entire family is invited to enjoy this special musical performance. Call the library at 889-6655 for additional information or to request special accommodation.