Calendar

December 2014

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Mon
Woodwind Chamber Music Studio Recital
7:30 p.m.|Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall

Hear works from the delightful repertoire of woodwind groups at Williams. Enjoy wind quintets led by Stephen Walt performing works by Ludwig Thuille, August Klughardt, and Carl Nielsen.

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Tue
Flute Studio Recital
5:00 PM|Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall

Students from the flute studio of Floyd Hebert present music for flute and piano. Also, there will be music for flute, harpsichord and cello.

Songwriting Studio Recital
7:00 PM|Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall

Renowned artist Bernice Lewis introduces student songwriters presenting themselves and some of their newest work.

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Wed
MIDWEEKMUSIC
12:15 PM|Chapin Hall
Chinese Music Ensemble
4:00 PM|Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall

The Williams College Department of Music presents the Chinese Music Ensemble, giving their premiere performance. The concert takes place in Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 3. This free event is open to the public. Williams newest music ensemble is composed of six ...

Small Jazz Ensembles
7:00 PM|Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall

A concert of Small Jazz Ensembles highlights two talented student groups. First to perform is Faux-Real, a group of young jazz musicians under the guidance of John Wheeler, who explore the question: "What is jazz?" With new arrangements by cutting edge rap artists, including a ...

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Thu
Jazz Repertory Ensemble
7:00 PM|Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall

The Williams Jazz Repertory Ensemble features music of the Afro-Cuban Eclipse. Kris Allen leads this newly conceived group, which devotes itself to the study and presentation of significant composers and movements in jazz history.  

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Fri
Wind Ensemble
8:00 PM|Chapin Hall

The Williams College Department of Music presents the Williams College Wind Ensemble in concert on Friday, Dec. 5 at 8 p.m. in Chapin Hall. This free event is open to the public. The Williams College Wind Ensemble offers an exciting program that melds contemporary and traditional ...

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Sat
Piano Studio Recital
2:00 PM|Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall

The studio of Artist in Residence Doris Stevenson gives a final performance of the semester in Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall on the nine-foot Steinway grand piano. Enjoy an afternoon of piano featuring works of Haydn, Chopin, Debussy, Ravel, and Liszt, the program finishes with George Gershwin’s “Rhapsody ...

A Christmas Service of Lessons & Carols
4:00 PM|Thompson Memorial Chapel

The annual Christmas Service of Lessons and Carols at Williams College will be held in Thompson Memorial Chapel. The identical services feature choral music by the Williams Concert and Chamber Choirs, congregational singing of familiar carols, and the traditional reading of the biblical Christmas story.

Student Symphony
8:00 PM|Chapin Hall

The Williams College Department of Music  presents the Williams Student Symphony in concert on Saturday, Dec. 6, at 8 p.m. in Chapin Hall on the Williams College campus. The orchestra presents a concert titled The Calm of the Evening. This performance is free and open ...

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Sun
A Christmas Service of Lessons & Carols
4:00 PM|Thompson Memorial Chapel

The annual Christmas Service of Lessons and Carols at Williams College will be held in Thompson Memorial Chapel. The identical services feature choral music by the Williams Concert and Chamber Choirs, congregational singing of familiar carols, and the traditional reading of the biblical Christmas story.

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Mon
Cello and Voice
4:15 PM|Chapin Hall

The Chapin stage hosts a combined recital of cello students from the studio of Nathaniel Parke, and voice students from the studio of Kerry Ryer-Parke. Enjoy your afternoon with some very talented Williams music students performing classical works in a wonderful setting.

Voice Studio Recital
7:00 PM|Chapin Hall

Continuing the evening with more works for voice, students of Erin Nafziger take to the Chapin Hall stage to present songs from the classical repertoire.

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Tue
MIDWEEKMUSIC Tuesday
12:15 PM|Chapin Hall
Clarinet Choir
5:00 PM|Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall

 The Clarinet Choir presents a concert of works by great classical composers. Featuring transcriptions for large ensemble and solo works, the students of Susan Martula offer music that is powerful and at times downright charming.

Jazz Guitar Studio Recital
7:00 PM|Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall

Students from the studio of Robert Phelps give a concert of jazz and blues including classic tunes and original improvisation.  

String Chamber Music
8:00 PM|Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall

Featuring some of the music department's finest student chamber groups, Ronald Feldman wraps up the fall concert season with a concert with something for everybody.

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