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Music from Monday to Monday

12/2/2011

Between Monday, Dec. 5, and Monday, Dec. 12, Connecticut College will host five musical events that feature a broad range of styles and include everything from original student compositions to the works of Billy Joel, "Fats" Waller, Al Jolson, Alojz Srebotnjak and more.

Monday, Dec. 5 "Music of the Four Winds," a Connecticut College Concert Band performance featuring the music of Billy Joel, Alojz Srebotnjak and Silvestre Revueltas, and the world premiere of "From an Indian Village" by Antony Paasch '94. Directed by Gary Buttery, adjunct assistant professor of music. 7 p.m., Evans Hall, Cummings Arts Center. Tickets are $5 for general admission and $3 for students and seniors.

Wednesday, Dec. 7 "All That Jazz," a Connecticut College Traditional Jazz Band and Jazz Ensemble performance featuring the music of Al Jolson, "Fats" Waller, Johnny Mercer, Charles Mingus and more. Directed by Gary Buttery, adjunct assistant professor of music. 7 p.m., Evans Hall, Cummings Arts Center. Tickets are $5 for general admission and $3 for students and seniors.

Thursday, Dec. 8 Connecticut College Orchestra Concert, directed by Mark Seto, assistant professor of music. 7 p.m., Evans Hall, Cummings Arts Center. Tickets are $5 for general admission and $3 for students and seniors.

Friday, Dec. 9 "Charles Shackford Memorial Student Composers Concert," featuring original pieces by Connecticut College music students, directed by music professor Arthur Kreiger. 6:30 p.m., Evans Hall, Cummings Arts Center. This event is free.

Monday, Dec. 12 Connecticut College New Music and Percussion Concert, directed by Peter Jarvis, adjunct assistant professor of music. 7 p.m., Evans Hall, Cummings Arts Center. Tickets are $5 for general admission and $3 for students and seniors.

For media inquiries, please contact:
Deborah MacDonnell (860) 439-2504, dmacdonn@conncoll.edu



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