Calendar of Events:Visual & Performing Arts


College of Visual and Performing Arts
807 Maytum Hall
State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
Ph: (716) 673-3174

Dean:
Ralph Blasting, Ph.D.
807 Maytum Hall


Secretary:
Julie Sticek
808 Maytum Hall

National Advisory Board:
Jennifer Cody  
Ted DeDee
Allan Dennis  
Kent Knappenberger  
Jon Lehrer
Mary McDonnell
Rocco Piscatello  
John Poppo  
Brian Usifer  
Leah Yerpe

Playground Drama Camp presents: Hairspray Jr.

Saturday, August 15, 2015
3:30 PM, Rockefeller Arts Center Marvel Theatre

Playground Drama Camp presents: Disney's Cinderella Kids

Saturday, August 22, 2015
3:30 PM, Rockefeller Arts Center Marvel Theatre

Community Ukulele Jam Session

Friday, August 28, 2015
6:00 PM, Kasia Coffee Shop (183 East Main Street, Fredonia)

Beginners and "brush-up" from 6-6:30pm. Jam Session for all from 6:30-8pm. We welcome everyone, regardless of experience! Don't have a uke? We have extras. Join us for a community strum-a-long. The goal is to have fun and to make music. Questions? Contact Jill Reese at reese@fredonia.edu.

Faculty Recital: ExSTRINGvaganza

Friday, August 28, 2015
8:00 PM, Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall

Free.

Student Recital: Ryan Shanahan, tenor

Saturday, August 29, 2015
2:00 PM, Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall

Free.

Student Recital: Rachel Vaugh, horn

Sunday, August 30, 2015
12:00 PM, Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall

Free.

Workshop: James DesJardin, music educator

Monday, August 31, 2015
7:30 PM, Mason Hall 1080

Free.

Faculty Recital: Sonata Duo Recital, Anne Kissel, piano and friends

Thursday, September 3, 2015
8:00 PM, Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall

Free.

Guest Artist Recital: Tetraphonics Saxophone Quartet

Thursday, September 10, 2015
8:00 PM, Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall

Free.

Guest Artist Recital: David Leung, violin

Friday, September 11, 2015
8:00 PM, Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall

Free.

Student Recital: Hannah Kuhn, cello

Saturday, September 12, 2015
1:00 PM, Mason Hall Diers Recital Hall

Free.

Faculty Recital: Andrew Seigel, clarinet and Friends "Three is a Magic Number"

Monday, September 14, 2015
8:00 PM, Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall

Free.

Faculty Recital: Maureen Yuen, violin and Margaret Evans, piano

Tuesday, September 15, 2015
8:00 PM, Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall

Free.

Faculty Recital: Lynne McMurtry, mezzo-soprano

Saturday, September 19, 2015
8:00 PM, Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall

Free.

Western New York Chamber Orchestra Classics #1: Mozart the Hero, Mozart the Legend

Sunday, September 20, 2015
4:00 PM, Rockefeller Arts Center King Concert Hall

Faculty Showcase

Monday, September 21, 2015
8:00 PM, Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall

Free.

Student Recital: Chinese Music Recital

Thursday, September 24, 2015
8:00 PM, Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall

Free.

Fredonia Concert Band

Thursday, September 24, 2015
8:00 PM, Rockefeller Arts Center King Concert Hall

Student Recital: Jen Townsley, soprano

Saturday, September 26, 2015
12:00 PM, Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall

Free.

Student Recital: Callen Lange, piano

Saturday, September 26, 2015
8:00 PM, Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall

Free.

The Shanghai Quartet

Saturday, October 3, 2015
8:00 PM, Rockefeller Arts Center King Concert Hall

Called "utterly sublime" by "The New York Times," the School of Music welcomes The Shanghai Quartet for a week-long residency including class visits, lectures, master classes and a public performance in King Concert Hall, joined by Fredonia piano professor, Sean Duggan. A pre-concert dinner in the Multipurpose Room (Williams Center) with special guest and alumna, Roberta Guaspari-Tzavaras, will begin at 6 p.m. Renowned for its passionate musicality, impressive technique and multicultural innovations, The Shanghai Quartet has become one of the world's foremost chamber ensembles. Its elegant style melds the delicacy of Eastern music with the emotional breadth of Western repertoire, allowing it to traverse musical genres including traditional Chinese folk music, masterpieces of Western music and cutting-edge contemporary works. The Shanghai Quartet is Weigang Li, violin, Yi-Wen Jiang, violin, Honggant Li, viola, and Nicholas Tzavaras, cello. The ensemble will also be the featured guests at String Experience on October 3, a day-long workshop for high school string players. Details and registration: www.fredonia.edu/music/community/string.aspThis event is made possible thanks to a generous gift from Stanley and Elizabeth Star and the Williams Visiting Professorship endowment through the Fredonia College Foundation. Concert tickets only: $35 general/ $12 students Concert ticket with Pre-Concert Dinner: $75. Mix and mingle (with open bar) 5:00-5:30pm, dinner served 5:30pm. or call 716-673-3501 for tickets


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