Music of Haydn and Mendelssohn to be Featured at Recital by Green River Trio
Posted on Wednesday, April 02, 2014 [8:20 AM]
COLUMBIA, Ky. -- Area residents can enjoy
the music of Haydn and Mendelssohn Sunday afternoon at Lindsey
The Green River Trio will give a free concert at 2
p.m. CT Sunday, April 6, in W.W. Slider Humanities Center Recital
Hall, 155 Blue Raider Drive.
The Green River Trio includes LWC Professor of
Music Robert Reynolds, piano; LWC Instructor of
Music Wansoo Cho, violin; and Saulo DeAlmeida,
Reynolds is a 33-year veteran of the LWC faculty,
where he teaches piano, music history, music theory and American
music. He also performs in the region as a soloist and chamber
musician. Reynolds earned a doctor of musical arts, in piano
performance from UK.
Reynolds' association with LWC began in spring
1966. While a sophomore music student at then-Campbellsville (Ky.)
College, Reynolds performed as guest artist in the Lindsey Wilson
Cho earned a bachelor of music degree in violin
performance from Kosin University (Busan, South Korea), where he
was also concertmaster of the Kosin University Symphony Orchestra.
He has earned two graduate degrees from Campbellsville (Ky.)
University: a master of arts in music in viola/orchestral
conducting, and a master of music in church music.
Cho has also been the assistant conductor and
principal viola player for the University of Louisville Symphony
Orchestra. In 2010 he conducted the closing concert for the
Kentucky Flute Festival.
Born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, DeAlmeida started
his musical journey at the age of 7 on piano and at 13 on cello.
Eight years later, he was playing cello in the Brazil National
DeAlmeida earned a master's degree in cello
performance from Florida International University. In 2008, he was
awarded a full scholarship to study jazz at the famed University of
Louisville Jamey Aebersold Jazz Program, finishing a second
master's degree in jazz bass in the spring of 2010.
DeAlmeida is currently studying for a doctorate of
musical arts at the University of Kentucky, and he also teaches at
Campbellsville and performs internationally with the Almeida
The Green River Trio will perform at 2 p.m. CT
Sunday, April 6, in W.W. Slider Humanities Center Recital Hall, 155
Blue Raider Drive. For more information, contact LWC Cultural
Affairs Chair Phil Hanna at hannap@ lindsey.edu or