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Music of the season

Nate Biery plays guitar with instructor/owner Ben Westfall. The two performed “The First Noel,” “Simple Gifts” and “The Big Corral” during the Holiday Recital at Da Capo Music.

Justin Lesseberg plays “Let it Snow” during recital on Sunday at Da Capo Music Studio.

Lauren Koffenberger of Elburn plays “Home on the Range” and “Silent Night” with instructor/owner Kristin Paxinos.

Photos by Kimberly Anderson

Da Capo Duo performs free concert in Elburn

The Da Capo Duo, flutist Kristin Paxinos and guitarist Ben Westfall, will perform a free concert on Saturday, March 6, at 2 p.m. at the Elburn Community Center.

With its unique blend of contemporary and classical styles, The Da Capo Duo presents an innovative and eclectic collection of music. Much of the program will feature Ben Westfall’s original arrangements for flute and guitar. A set of American film music includes the “Forrest Gump Suite” and selections from “The Hours” soundtrack, composed by Phillip Glass. Concert goers will also hear Westfall’s arrangements of Claude Debussy’s “Arabesque No. 1,” and “Clair de Lune;” and Frederic Chopin’s “Fantasie Impromptu.” 

The duo will also perform selections from the trademark “History of the Tango,” by Argentine composer Astor Piazzolla; as well as selections from Maximo Pujol’s Suite Buenos Aires.

Call (630) 777-2955 for more information.

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