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Performance Calendar 2015-2016

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Friday, January 29

Kent Philharmonic Orchestra Benefit Concert: Guest Conductor – David Lockington; Mozart – Sinfonia Concertante, Soloists – Dylana Jensen, violin; Libor Ondras, viola; Handel – Zadok the Priest, Featuring The Grand Rapids Choir of Men and Boys; Isele – Trilogy for Organ and Orchestera (World Premier) Featuring Nick Palmer, Organ

     7:30 p.m.; Cathedral Of St. Andrews 

     Admission:  Adults $10.00; Students/Seniors $5.00; Children 10 and under Free

 

 

 

Saturday, January 30

Student Recital:  Amanda Johnson, Soprano

     5:00 p.m.; Third Reformed Church

     Admission:  FREE

 

 

 

Thursday, February 18

GRCC International Guitar Series:  Ekachai Jearakul, 2014 Guitar Foundation of America Solo Competition Winner         

     7:30 p.m.; GRCC Music Center, Recital Hall, Room 200

     Admission:  General Admission $15.00; Students/Seniors $10.00

 

 

Sunday, February 21

Choral Ensembles Concert: College Choir, Concert Choir, and selected soloists

     3:00 p.m.; St. Cecilia Music Center Royce Auditorium

     Admission:  Adults $5:00; Students/Seniors $3:00

 

 

Thursday, February 25

Instrumental Ensembles Concert: Orchestra, Guitar Ensembles, Small String Ensembles, Campus Band, Wind Ensemble, and other Small Ensembles

     7:30 p.m.; St. Cecilia Music Center Royce Auditorium

     Admission:  Adults $5:00; Students/Seniors $3:00

 

 

Friday, February 26

Kent Philharmonic Orchestra Grand Ball Annual Fund Raiser – An evening of Dining, Champagne, and Dancing

    5:00-10:00 p.m.; City Flats Hotel Ballroom

     Admission:  $75- Tickets may be ordered in advance by sending an email to: performingarts@grcc.edu

 

 

Wednesday, March 16

Winter Semester Academic Advising for Music Majors

     12:00 – 2:00 p.m.; GRCC Music Center, Recital Hall, Room 200

     Admission:  Free

 

 

Friday, March 18

Kent Philharmonic Orchestra Concert: Enigma – Featuring Edward Elgar’s Enigma Variations and other “enigmatic pieces

    7:30 p.m.; St. Cecilia Royce Auditorium

     Admission:  Adults $10.00; Students/Seniors $5.00; Children 10 and under Free

 

 

Tuesday, March 22

Winter Jazz Night: An evening of jazz presented by the GRCC Shades of Blue – Vocal Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Combos, and Jazz Orchestra

     7:30 p.m.; GRCC Music Center, Recital Hall, Room 200

     Admission:  Adults $5.00; Students/Seniors $3.00                                                                             (Proceeds from this concert will benefit the Duane Shields Davis Vocal Jazz Scholarship.)

 

 

Thursday, March 24

GRCC Music Department Student Honors Recital

     2:30 p.m.; GRCC Music Center, Recital Hall, Room 200

     Admission:  Free

 

 

Tuesday, March 29

Student Composers Forum Concert: A recital featuring the composition students of Dr. Carol VanRandwyk.

     7:30 p.m.; GRCC Music Center, Recital Hall, Room 200

     Admission:  Adults $5:00; Students/Seniors $3:00

     (Proceeds from this concert will benefit the Corey-VanRandwyk Scholarship.)

 

 

Mid-America Guitar Ensemble Festival

     April 1-3, 2016

     Admission for all concerts, master classes and workshops is $45.00.

  • Friday, April 1

Participating Ensembles Concert

Featuring college and university guitar ensembles from throughout the Midwest.

7:30 p.m.; St. Cecilia Royce Auditorium

Admission:  Adults $15.00; Students/Seniors $10.00

 

 

  • Saturday, April 2

The Minneapolis Guitar Quartet

7:30 p.m.; St. Cecilia Royce Auditorium

Admission:  Adults $20.00; Students/Seniors $15.00
 

 

  • Sunday, April 3

Participating Ensembles Concert

Featuring college and university guitar ensembles from throughout the Midwest and the Mid-America Guitar Ensemble Festival Orchestra

1:30 p.m.; St. Cecilia Royce Auditorium

Admission:  Adults $15.00; Students/Seniors $10.00

 

 

 

 

 

Friday, April 15

Pianorama IX:  American Classics. A recital fundraiser featuring GRCC piano students and faculty.

     7:30 p.m.; GRCC Music Center, Recital Hall, Room 200

     Admission:  Adults $5:00; Students/Seniors $3:00

 

 

Thursday, April 21

Musical Moods (Night 1): A collage concert presented by all of the GRCC musical ensembles

     7:30 p.m.; Fountain Street Church

     Admission:  Adults $12:00; Students/Seniors $8:00

 

 

Friday, April 22

Musical Moods (Night 2): A collage concert presented by all of the GRCC musical ensembles

     7:30 p.m.; Fountain Street Church

     Admission:  Adults $12:00; Students/Seniors $8:00

 

 

Friday, May 13

Kent Philharmonic Orchestra Concert: Featuring a Concert Presentation of Puccini’s La Boheme

     7:30 p.m.; St. Cecilia Music Center

     Admission:  Adults $10.00; Students/Seniors $5.00; Children 10 and under Free

 

 

Sunday, May 15

West Michigan Flute Orchestra, Great Lakes Flutes:  WMFA is going to the Birds!!

     3:00 p.m.; TBD

            Admission:  General Admission $10.00; Family $25.00