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  • World Music Ensemble, spring 2017

    World Music Ensemble

    April 23, 2017
    Assistant Professor of Music Sheila Falls Keohane and the WME present a concert resulting from an in-depth exploration of cultures and styles from around the world including Ireland and Argentina.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 4:00 p.m. More »
  • Southeastern Massachusetts Wind Symphony, spring 2017

    Southeastern Massachusetts Wind Symphony

    April 26, 2017
    The ensemble under the direction of Associate Professor Earl Raney presents a spring concert featuring works by Bach, Rossini, Grainger and Bernstein, plus selections by the Beatles and a symphonic salute to Eric Clapton. Suggested donation $5.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Student Recitals, spring 2017

    Student Recitals I

    April 20, 2017
    Gifted student performers demonstrate mastery in voice, violin, cello, piano and other instruments.
    Woolley Room, Mary Lyon Hall, 5:00 p.m. More »
  • Colors of the Organ, spring 2017

    The Colors of the Organ

    April 3, 2017
    Associate Professor of Music William MacPherson presents a variety of pieces designed to demonstrate and celebrate the recent renovation of the stop and combination action of Wheaton’s magnificent Casavant organ.
    Cole Memorial Chapel, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Lift Every Voice, spring 2017

    Lift Every Voice 2017

    March 28, 2017
    An evening of American gospel music and spirituals presented by the Wheaton Chorale and Chamber Singers. The combined choirs will be joined by Visiting Artist Jonathan Singleton, a professor at Berklee College of Music who has directed collegiate, community and church gospel choirs throughout Boston. Donations welcome.
    Cole Memorial Chapel, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Guy Urban, piano with Charlyn Bethell, oboe

    March 22, 2017
    Associate Professor of Music Guy Urban plays a variety of solo piano works, as well as ensemble music, with guest oboist Charlyn Bethell. The program will include music by Brahms, Mozart, and 20th century French composer Pierre Max Dubois, plus On Holt Avenue, a new work by young American composer Jenni Brandon.
    Haas Concourse & Lobby, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Blended Senses, spring 2017

    Blended Senses II

    March 7, 2017
    Wheaton student pianists will offer a companion recital to Leslie Amper’s synesthesia program, featuring work by composers who experienced color as they heard and wrote music.
    Woolley Room, Mary Lyon Hall, 5:00 p.m. More »
  • Clave & Blues

    March 1, 2017
    An authentic Cuban sound mixed with other contemporary influences has earned local band Clave & Blues a significant following across New England. The group includes professional musicians from Berklee College of Music and is directed by Cuban pianist Anibal Cruz, who graduated from the Instituto Superior de Arte in Havana, Cuba and currently studies at Berklee.
    Emerson Dining Hall, 8:00 p.m. More »
  • Blended Senses, spring 2017

    Blended Senses: Synesthesia in Music, Art, Literature and Fashion

    February 22, 2017
    Synesthesia is a neurological phenomenon in which stimulation of one sense automatically leads to involuntary experience in another. Assistant Professor Leslie Amper will offer a multi-media recital/lecture featuring composers and artists with synesthesia. The recital, featuring music by Mozart, Liszt, Ligeti, Beach and Scriabin, will be followed by a discussion about synesthesia and its effect on the artists.
    Woolley Room, Mary Lyon Hall, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Her Infinite Variety…

    September 29, 2016
    Three-time Indian national dance champion Prathiba Natesan uses the Indian classical dance Bharatanatyam to delve into the depths of the female psyche. Her Infinite Variety portrays the strengths, vulnerabilities and kaleidoscope of emotions of three characters: a princess, a demoness and an ordinary woman.
    Kresge Experimental Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »