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Faculty Jazz Recital: Scott Mullett Quartet featuring Claire Dickson

February 12, 2016 · 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center - Redfern Arts Center

An evening of acoustic American Jazz

Scott Mullett - Tenor Sax Cameron Brown - Bass Claire Dickson - Voice Franz Robert - Piano Jon Fisher - Drums

Concert Band

February 25, 2016 · 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center - Redfern Arts Center

The Keene State College Concert Band Concert, “Scenes, Solos, and Sounds”, will be presented in the Redfern Arts Center on Thursday February 25, 2016 at 7:30 PM in the Main Theatre. Conducted by Dr. Jim Chesebrough, this concert will feature a solo performance of Astor Piazzolla’s Oblivion by KSC faculty member and saxophonist Craig Sylvern. It will also feature two members of the KSC senior class, Devon Larrabee performing the first movement of Ney Rosauro’s Concerto for Marimba and Sam Irving playing Alexander Guilmant’s trombone classic, Morceau Symphonique. Sharing the podium with music director James Chesebrough will be assistant conductors Hannah Benoit and Danielle St. Amand. Noisy Wheels of Joy bt Eric Whitacre and Perthshire Majesty by Samuel Hazo will be performed. Tickets are $5/$10.

Senior Recital (Larabee)

February 28, 2016 · 3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center

Percussion Student Recital

Senior Recital (Rhan)

March 05, 2016 · 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center

Senior Percussion Recital

Senior Recital (Vaccaro)

March 06, 2016 · 3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center

Junior Trumpet Recital

Faculty Composers Recital

March 09, 2016 · 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center - Redfern Arts Center

15th Annual Faculty Composers Recital

Music Ed. Guest Lecture Series: Conversational Solfege

March 10, 2016 · 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center - Room 112

Speaker: Deb Rainey

Presto!

March 11, 2016 · 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center - Redfern Arts Center

Middle School Choral Festival. For information, contact the KSC Music Department, 603-358-2177.

Faculty Recital: Matthew Odell

March 23, 2016 · 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center - Redfern Arts Center

The New Hampshire-born pianist Matthew Odell began his studies at the age of 10 and has since won acclaim for performances of a wide range of repertoire as a solo recitalist, soloist with orchestra, and chamber musician. He has been hailed as “excellent” by the New York Times and “brilliant … playing with total commitment and real abandon” by Gramophone. Recent concerts have including such diverse projects as Messiaen’s Des canyons aux étoiles… with Maestro David Robertson and the Juilliard Orchestra for the reopening of Alice Tully Hall, a performance in the New York Philharmonic’s Stravinsky Festival, and solo recitals of Messiaen’s Vingt Regards sur l’Enfant-Jésus. He also performed numerous contemporary works for piano and orchestra with the AXIOM Ensemble and completed a six-concert tour of Taiwan with the Hampton Trio. Mr. Odell is a founding member of the Hampton Trio, a group actively involved in presenting outstanding pieces from the established repertoire alongside newly-commissioned works. Mr. Odell currently teaches at The Juilliard School and frequently presents master classes, workshops, and lectures at professional conferences and universities throughout the U.S and Europe.

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Senior Recital (Irvine & Burr)

March 26, 2016 · 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center

Senior Trombone Recital

Music Ed. Guest Lecture Series: Middle School Show Choir - Vocal and Movement Considerations

March 31, 2016 · 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center - Alumni Recital Hall

Speaker: Kate Butterfield

Vocal Consort

April 03, 2016 · 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center - Alumni Recital Hall

Matthew Leese, director

Orchestra, Chamber Singers, Concert Choir

April 06, 2016 · 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center - Main Theatre

Donald Baldini, director

Concert Band

April 07, 2016 · 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center - Main Theatre

James Chesebrough, director

Senior Recital (Fox)

April 09, 2016 · 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center

Senior Guitar Recital

Student Composers I

April 10, 2016 · 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center - Alumni Recital Hall

Heather Gilligan, director

Guitar Orchestra

April 13, 2016 · 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center - Alumni Recital Hall

José Lezcano, director

Percussion Ensemble

April 14, 2016 · 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center - Alumni Recital Hall

Christopher Swist & Amy Garapic, directors

Jazz Combos

April 15, 2016 · 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center - Alumni Recital Hall

Scott Mullett, director

Student Chamber Ensembles I

April 16, 2016 · 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center - Alumni Recital Hall

Opera Workshop

April 21, 2016 · 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center - Redfern Arts Center

and a 2 p.m. matinee performance

Benjamin Britten’s The Little Sweep

Matthew Leese, director

Student Composers II

April 23, 2016 · 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center - Alumni Recital Hall

Student Chamber Ensembles II

April 23, 2016 · 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center - Alumni Recital Hall

Saxophone & Brass Ensembles

April 24, 2016 · 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center - Alumni Recital Hall

Craig Sylvern & Seelan Manickam, director

Senior Recital (Chris Wardlaw)

April 24, 2016 · 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center - Redfern Arts Center, 90 Wyman Way, Keene, NH 03435, United States

Christopher Wardlaw performing on Guitar

Jazz Ensemble

April 27, 2016 · 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center - Main Theatre

Donald Baldini, director

Faculty Recital: TIGUE percussion trio

April 28, 2016 · 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center - Redfern Arts Center

TIGUE percussion trio with Amy Garapic

Chamber Singers & Concert Choir

April 29, 2016 · 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center - Redfern Arts Center

Sandra Howard and Diane Cushing, directors

Senior Composition Recital (Way)

April 30, 2016 · 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Redfern Arts Center - Alumni Recital Hall

Pre-finals concert

April 30, 2016 · 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Young Student Center - Mabel Brown Room

Concert by Fatoumata Diawara

Upcoming Events

February 12, 2016 (Friday)
Faculty Jazz Recital: Scott Mullett Quartet featuring Claire Dickson
7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. • Redfern Arts Center - Redfern Arts Center
February 25, 2016 (Thursday)
Concert Band
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. • Redfern Arts Center - Redfern Arts Center
February 28, 2016 (Sunday)
Senior Recital (Larabee)
3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. • Redfern Arts Center

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