Seven Countries, Seven Centuries: Goucher Choirs
Tuesday, April 12, 8:00 p.m., Haebler Memorial Chapel
The Goucher Choirs, led by Director of Choral Activities Dr. Daniel McDavitt, will present "Seven Countries, Seven Centuries," a program of vocal and choral music beginning in the 15th Century and running up through today's composers. Repertoire will include works by composers from England, Spain, Italy, France, Austria, Canada, and the USA, including new pieces by Goucher students and faculty.
Thursday, April 14, 8:00 p.m., Merrick Lecture Hall
Goucher faculty member Steve Yankee and Goucher Alumnus Jacob Kohlhas '11 will perform a variety of jazz standards for guitar.
Fall Opera And Musical Theatre Workshop Auditions
Tuesday, April 19th, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Merrick Lecture Hall
Please prepare one art song or musical theatre piece in English to perform from memory. A sign up sheet will be posted on the door outside KA 111.
Senior Flute Recital, Shayna Parr: An Evening of Modern Flute Music
Tuesday, April 19, 8:00 p.m., Merrick Lecture Hall
Senior Shayna Parr with perform a selection of works from the solo flute repertoire.
Joint Goucher College Orchestra and Choirs Concert
Thursday, April 21, 8:00 p.m., Kraushaar Auditorium
The Goucher College Orchestra, under the direction of Associate Professor of Music Elisa Koehler, and the Goucher College Choirs, under the direction of Assistant Professor of Music Daniel McDavitt, will present a first-ever joint concert. The program will feature the world premiere of a new work by Dr. McDavitt based on the poetry of J. R. R. Tolkien. Other works include "O Fortuna" from Carl Orff's Carmina Burana, movements from Mozart's Requiem, music from the scores of three films: The Mission, Harry Potter and The Lord of the Rings.
Chamber Music Seminar Concert
Monday, April 25, 8:00 p.m., Merrick Lecture Hall
Students from Goucher's Chamber Music Seminar present their spring concert under the direction of Professor Lisa Weiss featuring several challenging works for small instrumental ensembles.
Voice Studio Recital
Wednesday, April 27, 7:00 p.m., Haebler Memorial Chapel
Students from Goucher's vocal studios will perform selections from the opera, art song, and musical theatre repertoire.
Senior Composition Project, Gregory Borodulin: Almost Alone
Wednesday, April 27, 8:30 p.m., Merrick Lecture Hall
Almost Alone is a dark comedy cabaret with music and lyrics by Senior Composition student, Gregory Borodulin.
Thursday, April 28, 8:00 p.m., Merrick Lecture Hall
The Goucher Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Jeffrey Chappell, will perform a program of standard jazz repertoire and original compositions.
Music Therapy Presentation
Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 5:00 pm, Hoffberger Science G10F
Senior Music Major Kerri Weitzel will present findings from her study of Music Therapy programs and techniques as part of her Senior Interdisciplinary Project in Music (MUS 395).
Opera and Musical Theatre Workshop
Wednesday and Thursday, May 4 and 5, 8:00 p.m., Merrick Lecture Hall
Opera and Musical Theatre Workshop presents Berlin to Broadway with Kurt Weill. Led by a guide, the revue takes the audience on a journey with guideposts provided by Kurt Weill songs. The production is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI).
Computer Music Concert
Friday, May 6, 8:00 p.m., Merrick Lecture Hall
Students from the Computer Music Studio, faculty, and guests will participate in a digital and multimedia concert.
Unless otherwise noted, all concerts are free of charge and open to the public. Please confirm events because they are subject to change. For information about tickets and events, call 410-337-6333 or visit www.goucher.edu/music. Directions to Goucher College can be found at www.goucher.edu.