Colorado College Events https://www.coloradocollege.edu/newsevents/calendar/events-rss.html Colorado College Events Music at Midday Mon, 19 May 2014 10:23:33 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2014-06-16-music-at-midday https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2014-06-16-music-at-midday <p><em>Monday, June 16, 2014 12:15 PM</em></p><p>Student chamber groups perform noontime concerts.</p> Pre-Concert Lecture Tue, 20 May 2014 14:54:41 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2014-06-17-pre-concert-lecture https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2014-06-17-pre-concert-lecture <p><em>Tuesday, June 17, 2014 6:15 PM</em></p><p>Michael Grace, professor of music, presents a free lecture before the Summer Music Festival Orchestra concert. The lecture is held in the Screening Room of the Cornerstone Arts Center. Attending these pre-concert lectures is like taking a mini-block in music history &ndash; for free!</p> Festival Orchestra Concert and Special "Sand" Preview Tue, 14 Oct 2014 09:29:27 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2014-06-17-festival-orchestra-concert-and-special-sand-preview https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2014-06-17-festival-orchestra-concert-and-special-sand-preview <p><em>Tuesday, June 17, 2014 7:30 PM</em></p><p>Summer Music Festival Orchestra concert, Scott Yoo, conducting: The Festival Orchestra performs Adams's "Grand Pianola Music,"&nbsp;Martin's "Concerto for 7 Wind Instruments,"&nbsp;and Beethoven's "Symphony No. 5." Immediately following will be a special preview performance of "Sand," a poem by Jane Hilberry featuring dance, music, and video.&nbsp;http://sites.coloradocollege.edu/ideaspace/2014/06/09/variations-on-sand-a-poem-by-jane-hilberry/.&nbsp;</p> Music at Midday Mon, 19 May 2014 10:28:30 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2014-06-18-music-at-midday https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2014-06-18-music-at-midday <p><em>Wednesday, June 18, 2014 12:15 PM</em></p><p>Student chamber groups perform noontime concerts.</p> Song Circles Thu, 12 Jun 2014 13:42:53 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2014-06-18-song-circles https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2014-06-18-song-circles <p><em>Wednesday, June 18, 2014 5:15 PM</em></p><p>Please join Pikes Peak Threshold Singers for Song Circles...nurturing, honoring &amp; celebrating community, a reflective time of music honoring life.&nbsp; Come and relax into the healing and calming music and space.&nbsp; During the last half hour, everyone will be invited to learn songs and sing along.&nbsp; Feel free to come at any point during this circle, and stay for as little time or as long as you'd like.</p> Variations on “Sand”: A Poem by Jane Hilberry A performance featuring dance, music, and video Thu, 22 May 2014 10:24:34 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2014-06-18-variations-on-sand-a-poem-by-jane-hilberry-a-performance-featuring-dance-music-and-video https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2014-06-18-variations-on-sand-a-poem-by-jane-hilberry-a-performance-featuring-dance-music-and-video <p><em>Wednesday, June 18, 2014 5:30 PM</em></p><p></p> <p class="MsoNormal">This collaborative performance presents three interpretations of Jane Hilberry&rsquo;s poem <em >Sand.</em> The project began when Hilberry, a professor English at Colorado College and award-winning poet, met composer Gabriel Globus-Hoenich at an artist residency at the Banff Center in Alberta, Canada.&nbsp; During the residency, Globus-Hoenich created the jazz composition that forms the nexus of the current collaboration.&nbsp; <em >"Variations on &ldquo;Sand&rdquo;</em> includes an expressive movement piece for two dancers created by Shawn Womack, Associate Professor of Dance at Colorado College, and a video installation created by Patrizia Herminjard, Artist-in-Residence and Lecturer in Dance at Colorado College.&nbsp; <em >Variations on &ldquo;Sand&rdquo;</em> is presented in celebration of the 30<sup>th</sup> anniversary of Colorado College&rsquo;s Summer Music Festival.</p> <p class="MsoNormal"><br /></p> <p>&ldquo;<em >Sand</em>&rdquo;: Written and read by Jane Hilberry; Video Installation by Patrizia Herminjard, featuring dancers Anusha Kedhar and Marin Day; Choreography by Shawn Womack, featuring dancers Mary Ripper Baker and Aoi Koenig. Musicians: Lila Mori, Vocals;Jana Lee Ross,Vocals and Piano; Bambam Rodriguez, Bass Guitar;Tim Wendel, Guitar;Gabriel Globus-Henich, Percussion</p> Festival Orchestra Children's Concert Wed, 21 May 2014 16:33:52 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2014-06-19-festival-orchestra-children-s-concert https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2014-06-19-festival-orchestra-children-s-concert <p><em>Thursday, June 19, 2014 11:00 AM</em></p><p>Summer Music Festival Orchestra Children's Concert, Scott Yoo, conducting: Fun for all ages! The Orchestra performs Adolphe's "Tyrannosaurus Sue: A Cretaeous Concerto,"<em>&nbsp;</em>Toby Appel, narrator. Follow Sue, the world-famous T-rex, on her journey from birth to old age. Searching for food, chasing a parasaurolophus, battling a Triceratops - it&rsquo;s an action-packed musical adventure set 70 million years ago! &nbsp;This is one of the most popular works for children&rsquo;s concerts around the globe &mdash; it has been performed by ensembles and orchestras from Utah to Lisbon.</p> Pre-Concert Recital Tue, 10 Jun 2014 11:59:02 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2014-06-19-pre-concert-recital https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2014-06-19-pre-concert-recital <p><em>Thursday, June 19, 2014 6:15 PM</em></p><p>The Summer Music Festival presents a free Pre-Concert Recital. Meet composer Ke-Chia Chen. Festival faculty artists perform Chen's&nbsp;"Desires for Solo Viola and String Nonet."</p> Festival Artist Concert Tue, 10 Jun 2014 11:59:27 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2014-06-19-festival-artist-concert https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2014-06-19-festival-artist-concert <p><em>Thursday, June 19, 2014 7:30 PM</em></p><p>Summer Music Festival faculty artists perform works by Prokofiev, Hidas, Paul Bowles, Golijov, and Mendelssohn.</p> Music at Midday Mon, 19 May 2014 10:33:12 MDT https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2014-06-20-music-at-midday https://www.coloradocollege.edu/events/2014-06-20-music-at-midday <p><em>Friday, June 20, 2014 12:15 PM</em></p><p>Student chamber groups perform noontime concerts.</p>