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  • Student Recital, spring 2016

    Student Recitals

    May 3, 2016
    Gifted student performers demonstrate mastery in voice, piano, strings and wind instruments.
    Cole Memorial Chapel, 5:00 p.m. More »
  • World Music Ensemble, spring 2016

    World Music Ensemble

    April 24, 2016
    The ensemble, under the direction of Assistant Professor of Music Sheila Falls Keohane, performs traditional styles of music from around the world.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 4:00 p.m. More »
  • Great Woods Chamber Orchestra, spring 2016

    Great Woods Chamber Orchestra featuring Daniel Bernard Roumain

    May 8, 2016
    Visiting Artist, hip-hop violinist and composer Roumain (DBR) performs his Rosa Parks Symphony with the GWCO as part of the culmination of his yearlong residency at Wheaton. Professor Chase Spruill will perform world premieres of music for violin, written by Wheaton student composers. Winners of Wheaton's Concerto-Aria competition will also perform. Suggested donation $5..
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Leslie Amper, Share Inspirations

    Shared Inspirations II: Student Performances

    March 29, 2016
    Wheaton student pianists and vocalists present a recital of works by Amy Beach and Arthur Farwell inspired by Native American themes as well as the piano music of Claude Debussy. A mini-exhibition of Native North American woven objects from Wheaton’s Permanent Collection will be displayed in Watson Fine Arts in conjunction with this concert.
    Woolley Room, Mary Lyon Hall, 5:00 p.m. More »
  • Leslie Amper, Share Inspirations

    Shared Inspirations I: Claude Debussy, Alice Guy Blache, and the Impressionist Painters

    February 16, 2016
    Pianist Leslie Amper will present a multimedia piano recital, alternating between the music of Claude Debussy, the short silent films of Alice Guy Blache and images of impressionist paintings that reflect the shared inspirations of Asian and Spanish cultures, water, children and pianos.
    Woolley Room, Mary Lyon Hall, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • VAP Flowers of Polynesia

    Flowers of Polynesia

    March 2, 2016
    Carolyn Castro and Napua O' Polynesia (“Flowers of Polynesia”) will perform ancient (Kahiko) and contemporary (Auana) Hawaiian Hula styles along with an array of other Polynesian dance traditions from Tahiti, New Zealand and the Philippines.
    Atrium, Balfour-Hood Center, 7:30 p.m More »
  • Jazz Band, spring 2016

    Wheaton College Jazz Band

    May 4, 2016
    The jazz band, under the direction of Assistant Professor of Music Jeff Cashen, performs a mix of traditional and contemporary jazz tunes by composers such as Wayne Shorter, Thelonius Monk, Charles Mingus and Ornette Coleman. The concert will also feature Wheaton vocalists performing with the full and smaller combos. Guest ensemble the Phat Police will open the show.
    Kresge Experimental Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 8:00 p.m. More »
  • The Wheaton Chorale & Chamber Singers, spring 2016

    Wheaton College Chorale and Chamber Singers

    May 1, 2016
    The ensembles present their spring concert under the direction of Professor Tim Harbold. The concert will feature Mozart's Vesperae Solennes de Confessore and works ranging from the Renaissance to the present. Suggested donation $10.
    Cole Memorial Chapel, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Wind Symphony, spring 2016

    Southeastern Massachusetts Wind Symphony

    April 22, 2016
    Under the direction of Associate Professor Earl Raney, the ensemble performs works by Charles-Camille Saint-Saëns, Steven Reineke, John Williams, Rossano Galante and John Philip Sousa. Suggested donation $5.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Student Recital, spring 2016

    Student Recitals—Academic Festival

    April 21, 2016
    Gifted student performers demonstrate mastery in voice, piano, strings and wind instruments.
    Woolley Room, Mary Lyon Hall, 5:00 p.m. More »