The Greeley Chamber Orchestra will present its third concert of the group’s 41st season at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 3 at the Trinity Episcopal Church, 3800 20th St. in Greeley.

The concert will feature guest conductor Dr. Jubal Fulks and horn player Lauren Varley, who are married.

The orchestra will open their performance with Salieri’s “Overture to the Les Danaides,” with Varley joining the group to perform Mozart’s “Concerto for Horn and Orchestra in E flat, No. 3.”

Varley is originally from Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania, and is an adjunct professor of horn at the University of Northern Colorado’s School of Music. She received her bachelor of music degree from the Boyer College of Music at Temple University and her master of music degree from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music.

Varley also performs with the Colorado Ballet, Greeley Philharmonic Orchestra and the Denver Brass and is a member of Opera Colorado.

Over her career in music, Varley has performed in a variety of venues including the Hollywood Bowl and Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.

Fulks is an award-winning and critically acclaimed violinist who has performed with orchestras across the United States and has been heard on National Public Radio’s “Performance Today.”

Hornist Lauren Varley, left, and condutor Jubal Fulks, right, will be performing with the Greeley Chamber Orchestra this Friday during the group’s third concert of the season.(Courtesy/Greeley Chamber Orchestra)

Fulks has performed with the Greeley Philharmonic Orchestra, Colorado Piano Trio and Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra in the San Francisco Bay area, as well as in the Mostly Mozart Festival, Jazz at Lincoln Center series and the New York String Orchestra at Carnegie Hall.

Fulks also enjoys conducting musical groups around the region and serves as a professor of violin at UNC. In 2022, he was named College of Performing and Visual Arts Scholar of the Year.

Fulks and Varley live in Greeley with their four children, Patrick, Finnian, Oliver and Flannery.

Admission to the concert is $10 for adults and $5 for college students. Youth in grades kindergarten through 12th grade are free.

For more information on the Greeley Chamber Orchestra, go to www.greeleychamberorchestra.org .

The Greeley Chamber Orchestra will perform its second concert of the season at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Trinity Episcopal Church, 3800 20th St. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $5 for college-age students. Admission is free for people younger than 18.


This article was originally published in Greeley Tribune