May 10, 2002
Valley Native Returns Home
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NORTHAMPTON, Mass.-Northampton native
Alicia Edelberg, associate concertmaster and violinist for the
New York City Opera at Lincoln Center, will be in town Thursday,
May 23, to a give a free public concert at her alma mater, Smith
College, at 8 p.m. in Earle Recital Hall, Sage Hall.
Accompanied by her former professor, pianist Monica Jakuc, Edelberg
will perform Debussy's "Sonata for Violin and Piano"
and Fritz Kreisler's "Praeludium and Allegro."
The daughter of emeritus associate physician of Smith College
Dr. Herman Edelberg of Northampton and the late Dr. Eileen Edelberg,
Edelberg is in Northampton to celebrate her 30th class reunion
at Smith. A music major while at Smith, Edelberg studied with
violinist Philipp Naegele, William R. Kenan Professor Emeritus