Oct 7

This Is It! #16

03:00 pm

This Is It! No. 16. The penultimate event in the series of recitals comprising the complete piano works of Neely Bruce. Featuring the Sixth Piano Sonata and the first performances of Sound Effects (42 extremely short pieces) and Homage to Aronchik (based on the tone row that Aaron Copland was working on, at the time of his death).

Sponsor: Bruce, Neely

Dec 5

South Indian Music Student Recital

07:00 pm

Students of Adjunct Associate Professor B. Balasubrahmaniyan and Adjunct Assistant Professor David Nelson will perform their end semester recital of music from the Karnatak tradition of South India. Performance will feature the song forms such as Gitam, Kriti, Tillana, mridangam and Solkattu (spoken rhythm).

Sponsor: Balasubrahmaniyan, B.

Dec 8

West African Drumming and Dance

07:00 pm

An invigorating performance filled with the rhythms of West Africa, featuring Wesleyan Artist in Residence Iddi Saaka and master drummer Mohammed Alidu joined by students in West African Dance classes. For more information, please visit the Center for the Arts website or call 860-685-3355.

Sponsor: Saaka, Iddrisu

Dec 10

Ensemble for 20th and 21st Century Classical and Contemporary Music

06:00 pm

This concert will feature all Wesleyan graduate composition students performing previous and current works for different types of ensembles as well as solo performance and spontaneous compositions.

Sponsor: Sorey, Tyshawn