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CONCERT SCHEDULE - FALL 2019
Moravian College – Department of Music
2019-2020 Expanded Concert Calendar
FALL 2019

For tickets & information: 610-861-1650 / music@moravian.edu
also available through: www.lvartsboxoffice.org
          -web page:  www.moravian.edu/music
NOTE: This information is as of 8/1/19 and subject to change/update/alteration.

Student Recital
Rachel Cupp, flute, & Julius Sarkozy, organ
4:00 PM – Saturday, October 12, 2019
Central Moravian Church – Church & Main Streets, Bethlehem, PA
No admission charge


Student Recital
Mark Pall, organ
4:00 PM – Sunday, October 13, 2019
Central Moravian Church – Church & Main Streets, Bethlehem, PA
No admission charge


Student Recital
Nateesa Benton, mezzo-soprano, with Bryan Holten, piano
7:30 PM – Friday, October 18, 2019
Peter Hall – Hurd Campus, Moravian College
No admission charge


Student Ensembles
Moravian College Early Music Ensembles
Dr. Larry Lipkis, director
7:30 PM – Saturday, October 26, 2019
Peter Hall - Hurd Campus, Moravian College
$10 general admission


Student Ensembles
Moravian College Flute Troupe & Clarinet Choir
Robin Kani, & Dr. Deborah Andrus, directors
7:00 PM – Sunday, October 27, 2019
Peter Hall – Hurd Campus, Moravian College
$10 general admission


Student Ensemble
Moravian College Trombone Ensemble
Ralph Brodt III, director
7:30 PM – Monday, October 28, 2019
Peter Hall – Hurd Campus, Moravian College
$10 general admission


Student Ensemble
Moravian College Celtic Ensemble
Alison Gillespie, director
7:30 PM – Friday, November 1, 2019
Peter Hall – Hurd Campus, Moravian College
$10 general admission
            From the stirring tradition of O’Sullivan’s March featured in the film Rob Roy to the hornpipe theme for Popeye the Sailor Man, this concert will feature music for the silver screen borrowed directly from the tradition, or similarly composed, to evoke the beauty and energy of Ireland and the British Isles.


Student Recital & Ensemble
Helen Smith, mezzo-soprano, & Moravian College Guitar Ensemble
7:30 PM – Friday, November 8, 2019
Peter Hall – Hurd Campus, Moravian College
No admission charge


Student/Community Ensemble
Moravian College Community Orchestra
Donald Spieth, director/conductor
featuring concerto competition winner Julius Sarkozy, piano
7:00 PM – Sunday, November 10, 2019
Foy Concert Hall – Hurd Campus, Moravian College
$15 general admission / $10 students & seniors

            This ever popular orchestra performs Saint-Saëns’ Concerto for Piano and Orchestra, No. 2, Op. 22 in G minor with concerto competition winner, Julius Sarkozy, as piano soloist.  Also on the program:  Mussorgsky’s Night on Bald Mountain, & Bizet’s L’Arlésienne Suite No. 2.


Student Ensembles
Moravian College BIG Band & Jazz Combo I
Dr. Neil Wetzel & Tony Gairo, directors
with guest artist Steven Feifke – composer/pianist
7:30 PM – Friday, November 15, 2019
Foy Concert Hall – Hurd Campus, Moravian College
$15 general admission / $10 students & seniors


Student Ensembles
Moravian College Jazz Combo II – Jazz Fusion – Jazz Vocal Ensembles
David Roth, Paul Rostock, & Najwa Parkins, directors
7:30 PM – Saturday, November 16, 2019
Foy Concert Hall – Hurd Campus, Moravian College
$10 general admission


Student Ensemble
M.I.M.E. (Moravian [College] Improvised Music Ensemble)
9:00 PM – Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Peter Hall – Hurd Campus, Moravian College
$10 general admission


Student Recital
Madeleine Baker, clarinet, & Amy Flyte, saxophone
7:30 PM – Friday, November 22, 2019
Peter Hall – Hurd Campus, Moravian College
No admission charge
     Please join Madeleine Baker, junior music education/performance major and clarinetist, and Amy Flyte, senior music education major and saxophonist, for their recital.  Help them celebrate the culmination of their musical journey thus far through composers Rebecca Clarke, Carl Maria von Weber, Paquito D’Rivera, and Garland Anderson, as well as an improvised piece with Dan DeChellis, piano.

Student Ensembles
“Everything But the Candles”
Moravian College Christmas Vespers – In Preview
Moravian College Choir, Men’s & Women’s Choruses, Chorale, and Chamber Ensembles
Dr. Paula Zerkle, director
7:00 PM musical prelude begins - Saturday, November 23, 2019
Foy Concert Hall – Hurd Campus, Moravian College
Free-will Offering

            As a precursor to the ever-popular Moravian College Christmas Vespers held at Central Moravian Church, this preview is offered for those unable to attend that annual December event.  All of the music is presented (College Choir, Men’s & Women’s Choruses, Chorale, Brass Ensemble, and other music ensembles) – all of the appropriate hymns are sung, and the charming Morning Star, led by a youthful soloist, is presented.  Catch the holiday spirit early.  Remember – the musical prelude begins at 7 PM.


Students in Recital
Sinfonia Fall Concert
4:00 PM – Sunday, November 24, 2019
Foy Concert Hall – Hurd Campus, Moravian College

            The brothers of Sigma Lambda Chapter of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia perform.


Students in Recital
Delta Omicron Fall Musicale
7:00 PM – November 24, 2019
Peter Hall - Hurd Campus, Moravian College
$10 general admission

            Members of the international music honorary chapter at Moravian College perform.