Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 5:30 p.m., Alumni House & Conference Center Great Room. Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 5:30 p.m., Alumni House & Conference Center Garden Room. Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 8 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Join us for a special evening with Fredonia alumnus and Grammy award-winning teacher-musician, Kent Knappenberger and friends. All proceeds benefit the Knappenberger Scholarship which is awarded to a student from Westfield Academy and Central School, enrolled at Fredonia. An eclectic concert from Baroque to Folk, featuring special guests Dan and Helen Ihasz, Angela Haas, Emily Parker, Nannette and Lucy Knappenberger, Allison Snavely, the Westwinds Chamber Choir, and the McClurg Street String Band. More guests to be announced soon!Suggested minimum donation for ticket is $10, however donations in any amount are appreciated. Tickets available at the Fredonia Ticket Office: 716-673-3501 phone, or online at www.fredonia.edu/tickets This is a general admission event. You will choose your seat location when you arrive at the venue for the performance.
Friday, May 6, 2016 at 3 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Friday, May 6, 2016 at 6 p.m., Disney Hall Piano Lounge. Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 8:30 a.m., Fenton Hall 105. Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 9:30 a.m., Alumni House & Conference Center Garden Room. Sunday, May 8, 2016 at 1 p.m., College Lodge Main Lodge. Sunday, May 8, 2016 at 7 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Jazz tribute for Bruce Johnstone, retiring Director of Jazz Studies and Baritone Saxophone player, featuring the Fredonia Jazz Ensemble directed by Zach Busch and the Fredonia Big Band directed by Mike Massaro. Bruce will perform with both groups and will be featured on the tune "Hang Loose with Bruce," written for him by Maynard Ferguson. In addition to the two big bands, vocalists from Bruce Johnstone’s Curricular Jazz Ensemble will be performing, including Nia Drummond.Arrangements for this free concert were made by Dr. Linda Phillips of the Fredonia School of Music and by Zach Busch and Mike Massaro. Free. Visit www.fredonia.edu/music/listen for a special live stream of this performance.
Sunday, May 8, 2016 at 8 p.m., Hemingway Hall Piano Lounge. Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 9 a.m., Williams Center S204ABCD. Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 8:30 a.m., Fenton Hall 105. Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 9 a.m., Williams Center S204ABC. Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 8 a.m., Williams Center S204ABC. Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 12 a.m., Natatorium Pool All. Friday, May 27, 2016 at 12 a.m., Natatorium Pool All.