LAKE PLACID SCHOOL of ART &
CMDA - ALUMNI REUNION 2012
June 22, 23, 24 2012
PLACID SCHOOL OF ART & CMDA ALUMNI REUNION 2012 - HOMECOMING CONCERT
LAKE PLACID SCHOOL of ART & CMDA – ALUMNI REUNION 2012
June 22, 23, 24 2012 Video Promotion link 1: http://youtu.be/CflwDnWVpf8
Schedule of Events Video Promotion link 2: http://youtu.be/fBMypuB7__Q
Katie Beck sings: Trois
Chansons de Bilitis by Debussy, followed by Le Groove Jazz Band
Le Groove performs:
That's My Desire, followed by Katie Beck sings: Non piu mesta by Rossini
Schedule of Events
June 22, 2012 Friday
Welcome Alumni, Faculty &
Friends Wine & Cheese Party
PM at the Huttlinger House, Saranac Avenue, Lake Placid, NY
PM Dinner at Paradox Lodge, Saranac Ave, Lake Placid, NY
June 23, 2012 Saturday
Alumni Meeting & Concert
Hosted by: The Lake Placid Center
for the Arts, Lake Placid, NY
1:00 PM - Alumni & Faculty
Meeting – A celebration of 40 years of arts presentations at the Lake
Placid Center for the Arts since the art center officially opened on December
29, 1972. Dan Patchett will give introductions and a discussion of the LPSA
& CMDA founding years and Nettie Marie Jones legacy to the North Country.
Followed by showing of a new documentary titled “The Homecoming”, a video
musical review of the art center beginnings, up to the present day operation;
included are images from the LPSA & CMDA First Reunion in June 2011. “The
Homecoming” is a 38 minute audio - visual walk down memory lane 1972 through
2012 with images of staff, faculty, students, friends and patrons past and
2:00 PM - Katie Beck, Mezzo
Soprano & Piano accompanist 45 minute concert. Katie
Beck is 3rd generation art center family. Katie’s grandmother Anne Huttlinger
served as treasurer on the art center’s founding board of directors in the
early 1970s. Her mother Tierney Huttlinger Beck grew up at the art center,
beginning as an usher who later became the box office manager. Ms. Beck is a
recent graduate of the Crane School of Music at SUNY Potsdam. Mezzo-soprano
Stephanie Blythe, a current superstar of the Metropolitan Opera in New York
City, has also taken an interest in Ms. Beck and has served as her vocal coach
mentor in recent years. Ms. Beck attended a month-long vocal study program in
August 2011 in Salzburg, Austria, and has performed in various recitals and
operas at school in Potsdam, in her hometown of Bennington, VT, and in
Salzburg, Austria. Ms. Beck studied voice with the talented Kerry Ryer-Parke of
Williams College in Bennington, VT and with the incredible Dr. Deborah Massell
as an undergraduate at the Crane School of Music. Ms. Beck is a gifted emerging
young artist with a golden voice, and plans to pursue a career in opera
performance in the United States and Europe.
3:00 PM – “Le Groove” Jazz Band
Concert. David Mishanec former CMDA Business Manager and his wife Sandra
are joined together with four other jazz artists in this unique band of 6 jazz
musicians. The repertoire of “Le Groove” combines, jazz with swing and pop
contemporary musical pieces. Dave Mishanec plays saxophone, Sandra Mishanec is
the lead singer. “Le Groove” is a new style jazz band with its own sound and
has established itself as an exciting group performing here in the North
4:00 PM - Art Center Tour. An
optional tour is offered of the Lake Placid Center of the Arts for anyone who
wants to join in a group to see the arts facility. Tour guide will be given
by LPCA staff.
6:30 PM – Alumni & Faculty
Dinner – On The Town, Main Street, Lake Placid, Lake Placid T.B.A.
June 24, 2012 – Sunday
10:00 AM - HO JO’s Saranac
Ave, Lake Placid, NY - Alumni
& Faculty Breakfast
2:00 PM - Photos Past &
Present Share Event
Huttlinger House, Saranac Ave. -
LPSA & CMDA Founder's Event - Photos Past & Present; Share, Scan and
Upload to lakeplacidschoolofart.com. Also
showing of the "Founding Years" Video Documentary originally
premiered at last year's Alumni Reunion 2011.
CONTACTS & HOUSING SUGGESTIONS
If you have additional questions
about 2012 REUNION go to the "Contact" page. The "Contact" tab is on
the blue tool bar at top of our LPSA web site Page. Just click on the tab to
open the Contact page and fill out the form and send. We will get back to you
Contact Daniel Patchett - send a Message on Facebook or email Dan firstname.lastname@example.org
Youtube Video Announcement Clips look for - LAKE PLACID SCHOOL OF
ART REUNION 2012 ANNOUNCEMENTS
There is no admission charge for
the Reunion 2012 Presentation & Concert at LPCA or the Welcome Alumni &
Founders Reception & Photo Event. All former students, alumni, faculty, and
friends past and present are welcome to attend.
REUNION 2012 alumni, faculty,
friends or any attendees traveling to Lake Placid are resonsible for arranging
their own lodging and responsible for their own meals.
Below is a link to
LakePlacid.com, with helpful information and lists of Motels & Hotels in
and around Lake Placid including events. Our friend Sue Ortloff Cameron works
for this office.
Below is a link to motels and
hotels in Lake Placid, NY and surrounding towns.
Below are links for two inns /
motels near the art center.
Paradox Lodge. Almost next
door to Art Center on Saranac Ave. A very charming and cozy country lodge and
inn, owned by chief and art connoisseur Moses "Red" La Fountain.
Paradox Lodge on Paradox Bay / Lake Placid. Formerly owner and chief of the
Steak & Stinger.
Placid Bay Inn. Near the
Art Center on Saranac Ave nice location on lovely Paradox Bay next door to
Paradox Lodge and has reasonable rates. Has been in this location since the
1960s when the Wikoff family owned the motel.