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  • Navaratri Festival, fall 2015

    South Indian Vocal Music—Wheaton College Navarati Festival 2015

    October 28, 2015
    South Indian vocalist B. Balasubrahmanyam accompanied by K.V.S Vinay, violin, and David Nelson on the mridangam, will present a concert of Karnataka classical music. To mark the Indian festival of Navarati (“nine Nights”), the artist will perform a recital of compositions from the Karnataka repertoire by major composers including Tyagaraja, Muthuswami Dikshitar and Syama Sastry. The program also features several kinds of improvisation in different ragas (melodic modes) and talas (rhythmic cycles).
    Woolley Room, Mary Lyon Hall, 7:30 p.m. More »
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    Roomful of Teeth presented by the Loser Concert Series

    October 21, 2015
    Roomful of Teeth is a GRAMMY-winning vocal project dedicated to mining the expressive potential of the human voice. Through study with masters from singing traditions the world over, the eight-voice ensemble continually expands its vocabulary of singing techniques and, through an ongoing commissioning process, forges a new repertoire without borders. Tickets are required, but are free of charge. To reserve tickets, email loser-tickets@wheatoncollege.edu, or call the Loser Concert Line at 508-286-3515.
    Cole Memorial Chapel, 8:00 p.m. More »
  • Chinese Music Ensemble

    The Greater Boston Chinese Cultural Association Chinese Music Ensemble

    October 15, 2015
    The Ensemble presents an evening of hauntingly beautiful Chinese Classical and Folk music compositions performed on the traditional instruments including the Guzheng, Yangqin, Erhu, Pipa, Dizi and Sheng.
    Holman Room, Mary Lyon Hall, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Creativity in Hard Times II: Student Performances of Music by WPA Composers

    April 16, 2015
    Wheaton pianists will present a concert with commentary as a companion to Visiting Artist Leslie Amper’s lecture/recital Creativity in Hard Times: The Federal Music Project of the 1930’s. The students will perform works by American composers including Florence Price, Ernest Bloch, Henry Cowell and Roy Harris.
    Woolley Room, Mary Lyon Hall, 5:00 p.m. More »
  • Fire in the Big Top!

    Fire in the Big Top!

    April 11, 2015
    An interactive musical tale for young audiences by music professor Delvyn Case, performed by Epic Brass, and narrated by Wheaton student, Chris Truini. Hear the exciting story of Tom and Maggie, two children who sneak off to go to the circus and have the adventure of a lifetime. A Norton firefighter will visit and the first 50 children will receive free fire hats.
    Holman Room, Mary Lyon Hall, 11 a.m. More »
  • Great Woods Chamber Orchestra, spring 2015

    Great Woods Chamber Orchestra, featuring musicians from Community MusicWorks

    May 3, 2015
    The GWCO presents a varied, multicultural concert in collaboration with musicians from Providence’s Community MusicWorks, one of the country’s most respected urban music-education programs. The program will include Daniel Bernard Roumain's hip hop-influenced Rosa Parks Symphony, symphonic masterworks presented in conjunction with original films by Wheaton students, and performances by winners of Wheaton’s Concerto-Aria Competition.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Phat Police

    April 30, 2015
    Directed by Jeff Cashen, assistant professor of music, this contemporary ensemble’s style runs the gamut from straight ahead jazz to death metal. This spring’s performance will feature original compositions by Nicholas Elliot, Max Glick, and Jeff Paer.
    Lyon’s Den (Rt. 140), 8:00 p.m. More »
  • Jazz Band, spring 2015

    Wheaton College Jazz Band

    April 29, 2015
    The ensemble performs contemporary jazz from composers such as Ornette Coleman and Wayne Shorter arranged for the band by Assistant Professor Music Jeff Cashen, and featuring Wheaton jazz vocalists performing with the combo.
    Kresge Experimental Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Lift Every Voice, spring 2015

    Lift Every Voice and Sing 2015

    April 26, 2015
    The Wheaton Chorale and Chambers ensembles present their biennial concert of spirituals, gospel music, and African songs under the direction of Associate Professor Tim Harbold. Donations are gratefully accepted.
    Cole Memorial Chapel, 4:00 p.m. More »
  • Southeastern Massachusetts Wind Symphony presents Let the Heroes Arise

    April 24, 2015
    Under the direction of Assistant Professor Earl Raney, the ensemble performs a program featuring traditional and contemporary music depicting courage and daring! Suggested donation $5.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »