Season Preview: Music at Rollins

From recitals to visiting artists and Christmas Vespers, Rollins College announces its music lineup for the 2015-16 academic year.

(Photo by Scott Cook) (Photo by Scott Cook)

All events are in the Tiedtke Concert Hall and are free admission unless noted otherwise.

Event times and dates are subject to change. For the latest concert information call the concert hot line at 407-646-1517.

* Indicates Department of Music student events


September

Visiting Artist: Chelsea Chen, organ
Thursday, September 17, 7:30 p.m.
Knowles Memorial Chapel
(Funded by the Faith Emeny Conger ’54 Visiting Organist Concert Series in Honor of John Oliver Rich ‘38)

Faculty Showcase
Thursday, September 24, 7:30 p.m.

Community School of Music
Piano Ensemble Recitals
Sunday, September 27, 3:00 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.

October

Faculty Recital: Marisa Arzillo, soprano
Favorite Moments in Opera
Tuesday, October 6, 7:30 p.m.

Faculty Recital: Bobby Koelble, guitar
Thursday, October 8, 7:30 p.m.

Master Class: Bach Festival Soloist
Thursday, October 15, 12:30 p.m.
(Sponsored by the Thomas P. Johnson Distinguished Scholar and Visiting Artist Fund)

Music at Midday *
Tuesday, October 20, 12:30 p.m.

Choral Concert: The Rollins Choir & Chamber Choir *
Tuesday, October 20, 7:30 p.m.

Music at Midday *
Thursday, October 22, 12:30 p.m.

Master Class: Lise de la Salle, piano
Friday, October 23, Time TBD
(Sponsored by the Thomas P. Johnson Distinguished Scholar and Visiting Artist Fund)

Music at Midday *
Tuesday, October 27, 12:30 p.m.

Choral Concert: Women’s Choir & Rollins Singers *
Tuesday, October 27, 7:30 p.m.

Music at Midday *
Thursday, October 29, 12:30 p.m.

Orchestra Concert *
Thursday, October 29, 7:30 p.m.

November

Music at Midday *
Tuesday, November 3, 12:30 p.m.

String Ensemble Concert *
Tuesday, November 3, 7:30 p.m.

Music at Midday *
Thursday, November 5, 12:30 p.m.

Guitar Ensemble Concert *
Thursday, November 5, 7:30 p.m.

Wind Ensemble Concert *
Tuesday, November 10, 7:30 p.m.

Brass Ensemble & Woodwind Quartet Concert *
Thursday, November 12, 7:30 p.m.

Community School of Music Fall Recitals
Sunday, November 15, 3:00 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.

Acoustic Ensemble Concert *
Sunday, November 15, 7:30 p.m.

Jazz Ensemble Concert *
Tuesday, November 17, 7:30 p.m.

Instrumental Chamber Ensemble Concert *
Thursday, November 19, 7:30 p.m.

Percussion Ensemble Concert *
Sunday, November 22, 3:00 p.m.

Composition Concert *
Sunday, November 22, 7:30 p.m.

December

Christmas Vespers *
Friday, December 4, 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, December 5, 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 6, 6:00 p.m.
Knowles Memorial Chapel
Tickets Required ($10)
Contact Chapel Office: 407.646.2115

January

Faculty Showcase
Thursday, January 28, 7:30 p.m.

Central Florida Student Composers Symposium:
Composition Concert
Saturday, January 30, 4:00 p.m.

February

Faculty Recital: Morgan Peckels, mezzo-soprano
Tuesday, February 9, 7:30 p.m.

Visiting Artist: Ken Cowan, organ
Friday, Feb 12, 7:30 p.m.
Knowles Memorial Chapel
(Funded by the Faith Emeny Conger ’54 Visiting Organist Concert Series in Honor of John Oliver Rich ‘38)

Faculty & Visiting Artist: Gloria Cook, piano
Cynthia Lawing, piano
Tuesday, February 16, 7:30 p.m.

Master Class: Loredo Trio
Thursday, February 18, 12:30 p.m.
(Sponsored by the Thomas P. Johnson Distinguished Scholar and Visiting Artist Fund)

Master Class: Bach Festival Soloist, voice
Tuesday, February 23, 12:30 p.m.
(Sponsored by the Thomas P. Johnson Distinguished Scholar and Visiting Artist Fund)

Master Class: Bach Festival Soloist, voice
Thursday, February 25, 12:30 p.m.
(Sponsored by the Thomas P. Johnson
Distinguished Scholar and Visiting Artist Fund)

March

Community School of Music
Spring Recitals
Sunday, March 6, 3:00, 4:30 & 6:00 p.m.

Choral Concert: Rollins Choir *
Tuesday, March 8, 7:30 p.m.

Duo Recital: Kristine Griffin, piano, Agita Arista, flute
Wednesday, March 9, 7:30 p.m.

Faculty Recital: Chuck Archard, electric bass
Thursday, March 10, 7:30 p.m.

Music at Midday *
Thursday, March 17, 12:30 p.m.

Visiting Artist: Vivian Choi, piano
Saturday, March 19, 7:30 p.m.

Master Class: Vivian Choi, piano
Monday, March 21, 5:30 p.m.

Music at Midday *
Tuesday, March 22, 12:30 p.m.

Music at Midday *
Thursday, March 24, 12:30 p.m.

Good Friday Service *
Friday, March 25, 12:00 p.m.
Knowles Memorial Chapel

Music at Midday *
Tuesday, March 29, 12:30 p.m.

Music at Midday *
Thursday, March 31, 12:30 p.m.

April

Wind Ensemble Concert *
Tuesday, April 5, 7:30 p.m.

Brass Ensemble & Woodwind Quartet Concert*
Wednesday, April 6, 7:30 p.m.

Jazz Ensemble Concert *
Thursday, April 7, 7:30 p.m.

Percussion Ensemble Concert *
Sunday, April 10, 3:00 p.m.

Acoustic Ensemble Concert *
Sunday, April 10, 7:30 p.m.

Guitar Ensemble Concert *
Wednesday, April 13, 7:30 p.m.

Master Class: Bach Festival Soloist, voice
Thursday, April 14, 12:30 p.m.
(Sponsored by the Thomas P. Johnson Distinguished Scholar and Visiting Artist Fund)

Instrumental Chamber Ensemble *
Tuesday, April 19, 7:30 p.m.

String Ensemble Concert *
Wednesday, April 20, 7:30 p.m.

Choral Concert: Rollins Choir & Chamber Choir *
Thursday, April 21, 7:30 p.m.

Composition Concert *
Sunday, April 24, 7:30 p.m.

Choral Concert: Women’s Choir & Rollins Singers *
Monday, April 25, 7:30 p.m.

Orchestra Concert & Department of Music Student Awards Ceremony *
Tuesday, April 26, 7:30 p.m.

May

Community School of Music
Piano Honors Recitals
Sunday, May1, 3:00 p.m., 4:30 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.