Concert Dates

Spring 2018 Concert Dates

 

Capital Region Wind Ensemble - “Release the Hounds”

Sunday, May 20, 2018, 3:00 p.m.
Carl B. Taylor Auditorium
Jacqueline Wright, flute soloist; Dean Bennett, narrator

CRWE goes to the dogs with this program inspired by our canine companions. CRWE’s principal flutist, Jacqueline Wright, will be in the spotlight for a performance of Joel Pluckett’s Into the Clouds from The Shadow of Sirius. The program also includes Dance Suite for Wind Ensemble by CRWE Music Director, Brett L. Wery. SCCC professor, Dean Bennett, will join the group to narrate Scott Watson’s Aesop’s Fables. The concert concludes with Alfred Reed’s The Hounds of Spring.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for students, SCCC students free. The Capital Region Wind Ensemble is the wind ensemble in residence at Schenectady County Community College. For more information, call 518-381-1231 or e-mail werybl@sunysccc.edu.

 

A Cappella and Barbershop Quartet Concert

Tuesday, May 22, 2018, 7:30 p.m.
Carl B. Taylor Auditorium, Free

Join us for a concert featuring SUNY SCCC's own Totally Pitchin' a cappella club, and Out of Time Barbershop Quartet.

Out of Time recently won the 2018 VSA International Young Soloists Competition, a Jean Kennedy Smith Arts and Disability program of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. They will spend several days in late May at the Kennedy Center in New York City, participating in pre-professional development activities including rehearsals and roundtable discussions with music professionals. The stay in New York will culminate with a performance on the Kennedy Center Millennium State on May 30 at 6 p.m. This performance is free and open to the public and will be streamed online at kennedy-center.org/video/upcoming.