2014-2015 Music Events



Music Department Concerts 2014-2015 

Faculty & Guest Performances

Perspectives on Baroque Music: A Faculty Showcase

Faculty perform chamber music by Dowland, Biber, and J.S. Bach, along with later works inspired by Baroque music
Friday, September 12, 2014
Evans Hall – 7:30 pm
Tickets $10, Students & Seniors $5

John Anthony and Friends: Music for Organ & Brass

Featuring John Anthony, organ, Gary Buttery, tuba, and Thomas Brown, trumpet
Friday, October 31, 2014
Harkness Chapel – 7:30 pm
Tickets $10, Students & Seniors $5

Reclaimed Sounds: A Saxophone Recital

Joshua Thomas performs works for the concert saxophone exploring preexisting sounds set in a new context, ranging from Greek harmonies in Terzakis's "Der Holle Nacklang I" to the sounds of Eddie Van Halen and Victor Wooten in Schumacher's "Deconstructing" series
Friday, November 7, 2014
Evans Hall – 7:30 pm
Tickets $10, Students & Seniors $5 

Violin & Piano Duo Recital: Schumann and Ravel

Pianist Kumi Ogano performs with acclaimed violinist Rolf Schulte in a program juxtaposing works by Schumann and Ravel
Friday, January 30, 2015
Evans Hall – 7:30 pm
Tickets $10, Students & Seniors $5 

Perspectives on Modernism: A Faculty Showcase

Music faculty explore groundbreaking works that foreshadow and exemplify musical modernism
Mark Seto, director
Friday, February 13, 2015
Evans Hall – 7:30 pm
Tickets $10, Students & Seniors $5 

Around the World with Music: Arias and Songs

Soprano Jurate Waller is joined by Lithuanian pianist Audrone Kisieliute in a recital of Lithuanian , American, Italian, and German arias and art songs
Saturday, March 28, 2015
Harkness Chapel – 7:30
Tickets $10, Students & Seniors $5


Ensemble Concerts

Prism: An Ensemble Sampler

A varied program showcasing the Connecticut College Chamber Choir, Camel Heard,
Concert Band, Jazz Band, Orchestra, and Percussion and New Music Ensemble
Gary Buttery, Wendy Moy, and Peter Jarvis, directors
Friday, October 10, 2014
Evans Hall – 7:00 pm
Tickets $5, Students & Seniors $3 

Handel’s Messiah

The Connecticut College Chamber Choir, Camel Heard, and Orchestra present part 1 and selections from parts 2 and 3 of Handel’s beloved oratorio, culminating in the “Hallelujah Chorus”
Wendy Moy, director
Saturday, November 15, 2014
Evans Hall – 7:00 pm
Tickets $5, Students & Seniors $3 

An Autumn Concert: CC Concert Band

Gary Buttery, director
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
Evans Hall – 7:00 pm
Tickets $5, Students & Seniors $3

 “H & M” Orchestra Concert

Works by Handel and Mozart that have changed the face of classical music
Wendy Moy, director
Thursday, December 4, 2014
Evans Hall – 7:00 pm
Tickets $5, Students & Seniors $3 

Peer Gynt and the Essence of Ellington: Traditional Jazz Band and Jazz Ensemble

Gary Buttery, director
Monday, December 8, 2014
Evans Hall – 7:00 pm
Tickets $5, Students & Seniors $3 

Percussion & New Music Concert

Peter Jarvis, director
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Evans Hall – 7:00 pm
Tickets $5, Students & Seniors $3

March Winds and Crazy Rhythm: Concert Band, Traditional Jazz Band and Jazz Ensemble

Gary Buttery, director
Monday, March 2, 2015
Evans Hall – 7:00 pm
Tickets $5, Students & Seniors $3

Byrd and the B’s

Chamber Choir and Camel Heard present Byrd’s “Mass for Four Voices” and the music of Brahms, Britten and beyond
Wendy Moy, director
Sunday, April 26, 2015
Harkness Chapel – 4:00 pm
Tickets $5, Students & Seniors $3

A Springtime Concert: CC Concert Band

Gary Buttery, director
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Evans Hall – 7:00 pm
Tickets $5, Students & Seniors $3

Tchaikovsky’s Second: Orchestra Concert

Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 2, the winner(s) of the annual concerto competition, and more
Mark Seto, director
Thursday, April 30, 2015
Evans Hall – 7:00 pm
Tickets $5, Students & Seniors $3 

Jazz in the Courtyard: Traditional Jazz Band and Jazz Ensemble

Gary Buttery, director
Friday, May 1, 2015
Castle Court – 4:00 pm (Evans Hall, if rain)
Free to everyone 

Percussion & New Music Concert

Peter Jarvis, director
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Evans Hall – 7:00 pm
Tickets $5, Students & Seniors $3

 

Contact Information:

Phone:

860-439-2720

Fax:
860-439-5382

Email jpant@conncoll.edu

Department of Music
Cummings Arts Center
270 Mohegan Avenue
New London, CT 06320

www.music.conncoll.edu
Terry Wisniewski, Dept. Assistant