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Student Recital: Marc Kabigting, clarinet

Friday, September 30, 2016 at 6 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Free.

Fredonia All College Band

Friday, September 30, 2016 at 8 p.m., Rockefeller Arts Center King Concert Hall.
Director, Carl Mazzio This concert will include the music of Saint-Saëns and Shostakovich, as well as the sound track music to the movie Silverado.This event will be live-streamed: https://home.fredonia.edu/music/listenFree

Student Recital: Brianna Hoige, percussion

Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 12 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Free.

Student Recital: Cory Shelton, percussion

Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 4 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Free.

Student Recital: Melanie Lora, clarinet

Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 6 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Free.

Student Recital: Samantha Pedneault, euphonium

Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 12 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Free.

Make-Up Summit

Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 12 p.m., McEwen Hall 209.

Student Recital: Christopher DeMauro, trumpet

Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 2 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Free.

Student Recital: Zane Franco, clarinet

Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 4 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Free.

Student Recital: Daniel P. Dittus, trumpet

Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 6 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Free.

Fredonia Foundations Transition Team

Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 11 a.m., Williams Center S204E.

Robert M. Kasling Memorial Lecture: Dr. Jonathan Titus "The Forest, not just the Trees"

Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 2 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.

Fredonia University Advancement: Fredlanthropy Event

Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 6 p.m., Steele Hall Complex Fieldhouse Lower.

Mini Zen Gardens

Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 8 p.m., University Commons UC Lobby.

Performance of Zweig-Strauss Lieder

Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 8 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
As part of the upcoming 3-day celebration "Zweig at Fredonia 2016" (3-5 October 2016), School of Music faculty Anne Kissel, Angela Haas, Daniel Ilhasz, Lisa Layman and Joe Dan Harper, together with SoM students, will perform songs and arias by Richard Strauss. The program will include a selection from Strauss’s "Die schweigsame Frau", libretto written by Stefan Zweig, and excerpts from the Strauss-Zweig correspondence. This event is sponsored by Daniel A. Reed Library, Carnahan-Jackson Endowment Fund, The English Department’s Mary Louise White Fund, Dean of The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Free.

(Vice) Presidential Debate Watch

Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 8:30 p.m., Williams Center Multipurpose Room.

Admissions Tour Guides

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 3 p.m., Williams Center S204E.

edTPA Training

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 4:15 p.m., Williams Center G103B.

Fredonia Wind Quintet

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 8 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
The Fredonia Wind Quintet performs works by Irving Fine, Pavel Haas, and Astor Piazzolla. The group is joined this fall by Fredonia Professor of Percussion Kay Stonefelt for a performance of Richard Willis's "Colloquy for Wind Quintet and Percussion." Free.

Freedonia Marxonia

Thursday, October 6, 2016 at 6 p.m., McEwen Hall G24.

Fredonia Wind Symphony

Thursday, October 6, 2016 at 8 p.m., Rockefeller Arts Center King Concert Hall.
Free.

College of Education Fall Retreat

Friday, October 7, 2016 at 8:30 a.m., Williams Center S204ABC.

President's Office: Emeritus October Meeting

Friday, October 7, 2016 at 11:30 a.m., College Lodge Main Lodge.

Texas Recruitment

Friday, October 7, 2016 at 2 p.m., McEwen Hall 202.

Student Recital: Aimee Lindner, flute

Friday, October 7, 2016 at 4 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Free.

Student Recital: Jesse Torres, saxophone

Friday, October 7, 2016 at 6 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Free.

Student Recital: Steven Wendell, cello

Friday, October 7, 2016 at 8 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Free.

Fredonia Wind Ensemble

Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 8 p.m., Rockefeller Arts Center King Concert Hall.
The Fredonia Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Dr. Paula Holcomb, opens the school year with exciting music of the world that includes "Folk Song Suite," by English composer Ralph Vaughan Williams, and "Symphony in B Flat Major," by Paul Hindemith."Symphony in Brass," by American Eric Ewazen, will be presented by graduate Conducting student David Turken. The musical tour will conclude with a celebration of a new era with Cuba through the passionate rhythms in “Cancion de Geste” by Leo Brouwer, a Cuban composer, conductor and guitarist.Free.

Faculty Recital: Natasha Farny, cello and Jitka Folwer Frankova, piano

Sunday, October 9, 2016 at 8 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Cellist Natasha Farny presents an evening of cello and piano music with Czech guest pianist Jitka Fowler Frankova, featuring music of Martinu, Prokofiev, Debussy and Villa Lobos.Free.

Presidential Debate Watch

Sunday, October 9, 2016 at 8:30 p.m., Williams Center Multipurpose Room.

Admissions Open House

Monday, October 10, 2016 at 11 a.m., Rockefeller Arts Center King Concert Hall.

Business Administration Open House

Monday, October 10, 2016 at 12 p.m., Fenton Hall 168.

College of Education Orientation

Monday, October 10, 2016 at 12 p.m., Thompson Hall E347.

Fredonia Admissions: Open House

Monday, October 10, 2016 at 12 p.m., Steele Hall Complex Fieldhouse.

Fredonia Student Composers

Monday, October 10, 2016 at 8 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
The first Student Composers Concert of the new school year, featuring student instrumentalists and vocalists performing works by Barone, Dejuri, Lynch, Mondesir, Reinagel, Slilaty, and Smith. Co-hosted by Ethos New Music Society Free.

Fredonia Foundations Transition Team

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at 11 a.m., Williams Center S204E.

Master Class: Jitka Frankova, piano

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at 2 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Czech pianist, Jitka Fowler Frankova,gives a master class for Fredonia piano students in Rosch Recital Hall. Dr. Frankova is on faculty in the Czech Republic, and has a busy international concert schedule. Free.

Guest Artist Recital: Harry White, saxophone and Todd Sisley, piano

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at 8 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Acclaimed saxophonist Harry White and American pianist Todd Sisley will present a program entitled "Around the World in 80 Minutes". The program will include music from France, Holland, Norway, Spain, Russia, and the United States. Free.

SUNY FA Day

Saturday, October 15, 2016 at 10 a.m., Thompson Hall W101.

Fredonia Foundations Transition Team

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at 11 a.m., Williams Center S204E.

Admissions Event

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at 9:30 a.m., Williams Center S204ABC.

Make Your Own Trail Mix!

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at 8 p.m., University Commons UC Lobby.

Marion International Fellowship Presentations

Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 4 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.

Guest Artist Recital: Tony Caramia, piano

Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 8 p.m., Mason Hall Diers Recital Hall.
A Birthday Celebration: a musical tribute to two extraordinary musicians who celebrated birthdays in 2016.Program to include works by: Chick Corea and Richard Rodney Bennett.Co-hosted by the Fredonia Student Keyboard Association Free.

Chair Development Workshop

Friday, October 21, 2016 at 9 a.m., Williams Center G103B.

Grand Opening Ceremony

Friday, October 21, 2016 at 11 a.m., Rockefeller Arts Center Marvel Theatre.

Fredonia University Homecoming Pep Rally

Friday, October 21, 2016 at 5 p.m., Steele Hall Complex Fieldhouse.

Hillman Opera: Dido and Aeneas; and The Medium

Friday, October 21, 2016 at 8 p.m., Rockefeller Arts Center Marvel Theatre.

1970s Fredonia Jazz Ensemble Alumni Concert

Friday, October 21, 2016 at 8 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Free.

Fredonia University Alumni/ae Office: Rutterbusch Run

Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 9 a.m., Steele Hall Complex North Overhead.

Student Recital: Michael LoGrasso, tenor saxophone

Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 2 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Free.

Student Recital: Robert McDonough, saxophone

Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 6 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Free.

Hillman Opera: Dido and Aeneas; and The Medium

Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 7:30 p.m., Rockefeller Arts Center Marvel Theatre.

Student Recital: Lucia Swarts, tenor saxophone

Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 8 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Free.

Orchestra Alumni Concert

Sunday, October 23, 2016 at 2 p.m., Rockefeller Arts Center King Concert Hall.
Over 100 College Symphony Orchestra Alumni will reunite for a concert under the direction of Dr. David Rudge. The concert will feature the music of Berlioz, Tchaikovsky, Stravinsky, Saint-Saens, and Verdi. Free.

Hillman Opera: Dido and Aeneas; and The Medium

Sunday, October 23, 2016 at 4 p.m., Rockefeller Arts Center Marvel Theatre.

Faculty Recital: Faculty Composers

Sunday, October 23, 2016 at 6 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
A concert featuring the works of current composition faculty Rob Deemer, Paul Coleman, Jamie Leigh Samson, and Andrew Martin Smith. This concert will be live streamed.Free.

Student Recital: Melisa Brown, flute

Sunday, October 23, 2016 at 8 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Free.

Keeper of the Dream Etiquette Dinner

Monday, October 24, 2016 at 6 p.m., Williams Center S202.

Human Hungry Hippos

Monday, October 24, 2016 at 8 p.m., Williams Center Multipurpose Room.

Fredonia Foundations Transition Team

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 11 a.m., Williams Center S204E.

Fredonia Woodwind Chamber Ensembles

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 8 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Free.

Fredonia Clarinet Ensemble

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 8 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Free.

Faculty Recital: Wildy Zumwalt, saxophone and I-Fei Chen, piano

Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 8 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Free.

CLOSED: Scholar's Breakfast

Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 12 a.m., Steele Hall Complex Ice Rink.

Admissions Saturday Visit

Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 8:30 a.m., McEwen Hall 209.

Student Recital: Michael J. Maroney, percussion

Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 12 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Free.

Fredonia Chamber Choir, Fredonia College Choir & Fredonia Women's Choir

Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 4 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Free.

Student Recital: Kristen Percival, flute

Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 8 p.m., Mason Hall Rosch Recital Hall.
Free.

Halloweekend Movie Night

Sunday, October 30, 2016 at 9:15 p.m., University Commons 4th Floor Lounge.

Closer Look: Events

Titus to describe how forests are changing in Kasling Memorial Lecture
09/26/2016
Titus to describe how forests are changing in Kasling Memorial Lecture

Biology Professor Jon Titus will explore “The Forest, not the Trees” at the 39th Robert W. Kasling Memorial Lecture on Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2 p.m., at Rosch Recital Hall. In his talk, Dr. Titus will deliver a report summarizing his current research that’s addressing some of the many aspects of rapid changes underway in forests throughout the area. Also to be recognized at the lecture will be Dr. Natalie Gerber of the Department of English, who is the recipient of the William T. and Charlotte N. Hagan Young Scholar/Artist Award.

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Veteran political author/consultant to examine presidential speech writing
09/26/2016
Veteran political author/consultant to examine presidential speech writing

With the U.S. presidential election drawing ever-so-close, the timing could not have been better for the State University of New York at Fredonia to host a lecture/discussion by Dr. Craig R. Smith, a skilled political researcher and commentator, sought-after speech writer and author, on Wednesday, Oct. 5, at 5 p.m., at Williams Center Room 204.

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Assorted events, attractions lined up for Freedonia Marxonia
09/26/2016
Assorted events, attractions lined up for Freedonia Marxonia

Freedonia Marxonia, Fredonia’s tribute to the irreverent Marx Brothers, will feature a talk by a successful playwright and Fredonia alum, an exhibit devoted to Marx Brothers contemporaries and screenings of two of their most popular films.

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‘Truppe Fledermaus’ opens on Sept. 6 at Marion Art Gallery
08/22/2016
‘Truppe Fledermaus’ opens on Sept. 6 at Marion Art Gallery

The artwork of the internationally renowned collaborative duo Kahn and Selesnick will be on display in the Cathy and Jesse Marion Art Gallery starting Sept. 6 in “Truppe Fledermaus and the Carnival at the End of the World.”

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