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Music Events on Campus

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

2:00pm to 5:00pm

Music Department Meet and Greet
Watson Fine Arts, Haas Concourse & Lobby
Tim Harbold

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

5:00pm

Wheaton Dance Company Auditions
Balfour-Hood, Dance Studio
Jessica Kuszaj

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

7:30pm

Music Department Faculty Recital
Faculty members from the Music Department will perform as part of the Faculty and Friends Music Series.
Watson Fine Arts, Weber Theatre
Contact: Jessica Kuszaj

Saturday, September 19, 2015

9:00am to 3:00pm

Gear Up Sophomore Symposium
The fall Sophomore Symposium is a day dedicated to enhancing your Wheaton experience and helping you prepare for your next two years. Engage with students to learn about majors, attend workshops on internships and fellowships, learn how to get started with study abroad plans, get tips on managing stress and using social media as a professional tool. You can sign up online at the weblink provided. Free
Watson Fine Arts
Web link. Contact: Denyse Wilhelm

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

7:00pm

Yom Kippur: Kol Nidre
All members of the extended Wheaton community are invited to attend High Holiday Observances at Wheaton College in Cole Memorial Chapel. Yom Kippur is the holiest day of the year for Jewish people.
Cole Memorial Chapel
Contact: Vereene Parnell

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

7:30pm

Final Statements: Late Music of Brahms, Schubert, and Beethoven - Victor Rosenbaum, piano
Rosenbaum presents a program including Brahms, Four Piano Pieces, Op. 119, Beethoven’s Sonata in C minor, Op. 111, and Schubert’s Sonata in Bb major, D. 960, each written at the end of the composer’s career and representing the pinnacle of his musical expression.
Watson Fine Arts, Weber Theatre
Jessica Kuszaj

Thursday, October 1, 2015

7:30pm

Mirror Me - Daniel Bernard Roumain, violin
Recording artist and composer, Roumain (DBR) returns to Wheaton for a collaboration with students and faculty, presenting DBR’s original works for solo violin, violin and synthesizer, and violin and percussion. Featured works include DBR’s Hip-Hop Studies & Etudes for mixed instrumental combinations.
Watson Fine Arts, Experimental Theatre
Jessica Kuszaj

Thursday, October 15, 2015

7:30pm

The Greater Boston Chinese Cultural Association Chinese Music Ensemble
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.
Mary Lyon Hall, Holman Room
Jessica Kuszaj

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

8:00pm

Loser Concert
Cole Memorial Chapel
Jessica Kuszaj

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

7:30pm

Concert of South Indian Vocal Music- Wheaton College Navarati Festival 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).
Mary Lyon Hall, Woolley Room
Jessica Kuszaj

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

7:30pm

World Music Ensemble
A wide-ranging exploration of world music traditions including music from Ireland, Brazil, Turkey, China and Spain, under the direction of Sheila Falls-Keohane, assistant professor of music.
Watson Fine Arts, Weber Theatre
Jessica Kuszaj

Friday, December 4, 2015

7:30pm

Southeastern Massachusetts Wind Symphony
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.
Watson Fine Arts, Weber Theatre
Jessica Kuszaj

Sunday, December 6, 2015

7:30pm

Holiday Vespers Concert
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
Jessica Kuszaj

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

5:00pm

Student Recitals
Gifted student performers demonstrate mastery in voice, violin, cello, piano and other instruments.
Cole Memorial Chapel
Jessica Kuszaj

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

8:00pm

Wheaton College Jazz Band
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 band and smaller combos. Guest ensemble the Phat Police will open the show.
Watson Fine Arts, Experimental Theatre
Jessica Kuszaj

Sunday, December 13, 2015

4:00pm

Great Woods Chamber Orchestra presents Beethoven's Fifth
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.
Watson Fine Arts, Weber Theatre
Jessica Kuszaj

 

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