Lycoming College Department of Art collaborates with Uptown Music Collective

The Lycoming College Art Department collaborated with the Uptown Music Collective to put on their “Blue in Green: An Evening of Contemporary Jazz and Art” show March 19-21.

The show was a three night performance that highlights modern jazz at the Community Theatre League located on West Third Street.

The Lycoming College Department of Art Sculpture I and Drawing II classes created the Bamboo reed sculptures for the jazz show that hung over the stage as the musicians performed. Taylor Kendra, a senior creative writing and archaeology major, read a poem at the performance, as well.

The Drawing II class at Lycoming College focuses on the exploration of a range of materials and concepts, with an emphasis on current approaches to drawing. The Sculpture I class focuses on the exploration of traditional and contemporary approaches to sculpture through a variety of processes, materials, and theory with an emphasis on personal creativity.

The Uptown Music Collective, located in Williamsport is a nonprofit school of music that delivers high quality music education programs, and high impact performance experiences to area youth. It currently draws program participants from seven different counties in central Pennsylvania and in its ten years in existence has developed the reputation as the area’s premier source of music education.

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