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  • 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 »
  • 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 »
  • An Evening of Cabaret with the Chamber Singers and Chorale

    March 31, 2016
    Wheaton’s vocal ensembles present an informal evening of jazz standards, folk songs and musical theatre.
    Emerson Dining Hall, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Guy Urban, spring 2016

    Guy Urban, piano

    February 3, 2016
    Faculty member Guy Urban will perform a piano recital featuring the music of John Cage, Brahms, Chopin and Schubert.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Southeastern Massachusetts Wind Symphony, fall 2015

    Southeastern Massachusetts Wind Symphony

    December 4, 2015
    The wind symphony, under the direction of Associate Professor of Music Earl Raney, presents its annual winter concert featuring works of Bernstein, Holsinger, Tchaikovsky and Williams, plus seasonal favorites. Suggested donation $5.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Vespers 2015

    Holiday Vespers Concert

    December 6, 2015
    The Wheaton Chorale, under the direction of Professor of Music Tim Harbold, continues a Wheaton tradition, singing carols and other music from a wide variety of cultures and traditions. The concert is free to the public, but donations are gratefully accepted.
    Cole Memorial Chapel, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Student Recitals fall 2015

    Student Recitals

    December 8, 2015
    Gifted student performers demonstrate mastery in voice, violin, cello, piano and other instruments.
    Cole Memorial Chapel, 5:00 p.m. More »
  • Great Woods Chamber Orchestra, fall 2015

    Great Woods Chamber Orchestra presents Beethoven's Fifth

    December 13, 2015
    The 50-piece GWCO, under the direction of Associate Professor of Music Delvyn Case, performs Beethoven’s epoch-making Fifth Symphony, plus a new work by 2014 Pulitzer prize-winning composer Caroline Shaw, the youngest ever recipient of that award. Kristina Danga, ’17, Concerto-Aria Competition winner, will also perform the lyrical Canzonetta from Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto. Suggested donation $5.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 4:00 p.m. More »