Calendar

September 2014

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Open House 2014
2:30 PM|Bernhard Music Center

The music department opens its doors to new and returning students for the annual Open House from 2:30 - 4:00 p.m. All are invited to meet with faculty, artists in residence, and artist associates. You can find out about auditions, music lessons, ensembles, and music ...

Auditions for Jazz Groups
5:00 PM|Shainman Rehearsal Hall (SRH)

Williams Jazz Ensemble, Kris Allen Williams Jazz Repertory Ensemble, Kris Allen Small Jazz Ensembles, Avery Sharpe, John Wheeler Wednesday, September 3, 5 – 10pm in Shainman Rehearsal Hall Saxophonists: 5 -7pm Brass & Rhythm: 7- 10pm Students interested in participating in the Williams Jazz Ensemble and the small jazz groups are ...

Lesson Auditions for Violin & Viola
5:15 PM|Bernhard Music Center Room 27

Violin and Viola Lessons Joanna Kurkowicz, Joana Genova, Ah ling Neu Wednesday, September 3, 5:15 – 7:00pm Room 27, Bernhard Music Center Violinists and violists who would like to take lessons with Joanna Kurkowicz, Joana Genova, or Ah ling Neu have the opportunity to audition in Room 27 from ...

Lesson Auditions for Voice
5:15 PM|Presser Choral Hall

Voice Lessons Brad, Wells, Keith Kibler, Kerry Ryer-Parke, Marlene Walt, Erin Nafziger Wednesday, September 3, 5:15-7:30 Students interested in voice lessons are invited to audition for placement into the studios of Keith Kibler, Kerry Ryer-Parke, Marlene Walt, Erin Nafziger, and Brad Wells. Auditions take place in Presser Choral ...

Lesson Auditions for Cellists
5:15 PM|Bernhard Music Center Room 30

Cello Lessons Nathaniel Parke Wednesday, September 3, 5:15 – 7:15pm Room 30, Bernhard Music Center   Artist Associate in Cello Nathaniel Parke hosts auditions in Room 30 from 5:15 - 7:15pm for cello students who wish to take lessons. Visit the Music Department Open House to meet Nathaniel Parke and ...

Auditions for Chinese Music Ensemble
6:30 PM|Bernhard Music Center Room 29

Chinese Music Ensemble/Lessons for Chinese Instruments Wang Guowei, director; Susan Cheng, Artist Associate in Chinese Strings Wednesday, September 3, 6:30 – 8:00pm in room 29 Students interested in the Department of Music's new Chinese Music student ensemble are encouraged to come to Open House and to audition. The Department ...

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Auditions for Piano, All Ensembles & Lessons
2:00 PM|Bernhard Music Center Room 30

Piano for All Ensembles and Lessons Doris Stevenson, Elizabeth Wright, Edwin Lawrence Thursday, September 4, 2 – 4pm, Bernhard Music Center Room 30 Piano students who wish to take lessons can visit the Music Department Open House and meet with piano faculty Doris Stevenson, Elizabeth Wright, and Edwin ...

Auditions for Percussionists
5:00 PM|Shainman Rehearsal Hall (SRH)

Percussion for All Ensembles Matthew Gold, Ronald Feldman, Matthew Marsit, and Student Symphony directors Thursday, September 4, 5 – 7pm, Shainman Rehearsal Hall For new percussion students, only one audition is necessary for the Berkshire Symphony, Williams College Wind Ensemble, and Percussion Ensemble. For the Berkshire Symphony, the ...

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Williams Chamber Players
8:00 PM|Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall

The Williams College Department of Music presents the Williams Chamber Players in their first concert of the season, Friday, Sept. 5, at 8:00 p.m. in Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall on the Williams College campus. This free event is open to the public. Williams Chamber Players offers selections ...

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Auditions for Wind Instrumentalists
2:00 PM|Bernhard Music Center Room 30

Wind Instruments for All Ensembles Ronald Feldman, Stephen Walt, Matthew Marsit, Brass Ensemble, and Student Symphony directors Saturday, September 6, 2 – 7:30pm, Room 30, Bernhard Music Center Brass: 2pm - 4:30pm Woodwinds: 4:30 - 7:30pm For woodwind and brass students, only one audition is necessary for the Berkshire Symphony, ...

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Auditions for Strings
12:00 PM|Bernhard Music Center Room 30

Strings for All Ensembles Ronald Feldman, Student Symphony, directors Sunday, September 7, 12 – 6pm, Room 30, Bernhard Music Center String players auditioning for the Berkshire Symphony should play something lyrical, and something technical of their choosing.  There will be no scales or sight reading. Placement in Student ...

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Choir Auditions
11:00 AM|Presser Choral Hall

Williams Concert and Chamber Choirs Brad Wells, director Tuesday & Wednesday, September 9 & 10, 11-4pm, Presser Choral Hall Prospective singers are invited to audition for Concert Choir and Chamber Choir directed by Brad Wells. Bring a selection if possible. Questions? Please email the instructor.

Auditions for Zambezi Marimba Band
4:00 PM|62 Center

Zambezi Marimba Band Tendai Muparutsa, director Tuesday, September 9, 4 – 6pm, Shainman Rehearsal Hall Visit the Open House to meet with Mr. Tendai Muparutsa, ensemble director and sign up for an audition time! Questions? Please email the instructor.

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Choir Auditions
11:00 AM|Presser Choral Hall

Williams Concert and Chamber Choirs Brad Wells, director Tuesday & Wednesday, September 9 & 10, 11-4pm, Presser Choral Hall Prospective singers are invited to audition for Concert Choir and Chamber Choir directed by Brad Wells. Bring a selection if possible. Questions? Please email the instructor.

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Voice & Piano Master Class
4:15 PM|Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall

This master class features the performances of Williams music students under the guidance of our visiting artists from the Mirror Visions Ensemble. Audience can take in both a performance and a lesson all at one time. The Mirror Visions Ensemble was founded in 1992 by Tobé ...

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Mirror Visions Ensemble
8:00 PM|Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall

The Williams College Department of Music presents Mirror Visions Ensemble: "Concert à la Carte" on Saturday, Sept. 27 at 8:00 p.m. in Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall on the Williams College campus. This free event is open to the public. The first half of the program explores food ...

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