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Music At Lycoming

Fall 2022

Event Description

Thursday, Sept. 22, 12 p.m.

Concert at Noon: Lycoming College Honors Recital Hall

Mary Lindsay Welch Honors Hall, Shangraw Performance Hall

Join us for our first Noon Concert of the semester and our inaugural Lycoming College Honors Recital. This recital will feature student soloists who have been selected by music faculty based on exceptional jury performances. The concert is free and open to the public.

Friday, Sept. 30 - Sunday, Oct. 2

Homecoming Music

Lycoming College

Our Homecoming activities this year include a Choir alumni performance with the LCCO, choir rehearsal, Pep Band participation, an open house and reception in the new Trachte Music Center, and the Chapel Service. Vist https://www.lycoming.edu/alumni/homecoming/ for a full schedule and find out how to participate! 

Saturday, Oct. 29, 7 p.m.

Halloween Spectacular! 

Community Arts Center

The Lycoming College Music Department will present an evening of musical fun with a concert for all ages! The Concert Band will perform seasonally spooky music paired with multi media visuals - and some pieces that you'll want to sing along to! Treats will be provided by Lycoming College students, and costumes are encouraged. The concert is free and open to the public. 

Thursday, Nov. 3, 7:30 p.m.

Paragon Ragtime Orchestra presents MEET ME AT THE FAIR!: Music from the Great "World's Fairs"

Community Arts Center 

A spectacular musical celebration of the legendary world's fairs, including the 1876 Centennial Exhibition, the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition, the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair, and the 1915 Panama-Pacific Exposition. Music played a key role in the success of all these international festivals, launching both hit songs and the illustrious careers of many American musicians (including Scott Joplin and Sousa). This new Paragon Ragtime Orchestra program features dozens of stirring world's fair hits (from rare, original scores) with the continuous projections of magnificent fairground images. There is audience participation (on "Meet Me in St. Louis, Louis"), and as a finale, the Orchestra accompanies the Moving Picture Travelogue - historic world's fair films by Thomas Edison & company. All is propelled forward with evocative narration by conductor Rick BenjaminThis concert is made possible by the Williamsport Community Concert Association Endowed Fund. General Admission tickets: $23.50; visit caclive.com for ticket information.

Sunday, Nov. 6, 7:30 p.m.

The Young Artist Baroque Orchestra                  

Mary Lindsay Welch Honors Hall, Shangraw Performance Hall

Please join The Young Artist Baroque Orchestra at Lycoming College as they exhibit some of their work in the field of Early Music on Sunday, November 6th, 7:30 p.m. in Mary Lindsay Welch Honors Hall. The Young Artist Baroque Orchestra at Lycoming College represents the only ongoing study focusing on Historically Informed Performance by student musicians in the North Central PA region! The concert is free and open to the public.

Thursday, Nov. 10, 7 p.m.

Lycoming College Chamber Choir presents Duruflé's Requiem

St. Marks Lutheran Church

The Lycoming College Chamber Choir, under the direction of Kent Weaver, will present Duruflé's Requiem at St. Mark's Lutheran Church.

Friday, Nov. 18, 7:30 p.m.

Arias & Overtures with the Lycoming College Community Orchestra

Community Arts Center

The Lycoming College Community Orchestra will perform a concert of arias and overtures from beloved operas including "Carmen," "Hansel and Gretel," and "The Barber of Seville." The LCCO will collaborate with the Lycoming College Choirs and area soloists to perform these timeless works.

Thursday, Dec. 1, 12 p.m.

Concert at Noon: Student Ensemble Recital

Trachte Music Center Rehearsal Hall

Join us for a concert featuring brass, woodwind, string, and other student led ensembles who have been coached by music faculty during the semester. A variety of instrumental works will be performed. The concert is free and open to the public.

Saturday, Dec. 3, 7:30 p.m. & Sunday, Dec. 4, 4 p.m.

The Nutcracker

Community Arts Center

The Lycoming College Music Department and the Saint John's School of Arts, in collaboration with the Community Arts Center, will present Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker with dancers under the direction of Theresa Kendall and a live orchestra conducted by Dr. William Ciabattari. Tickets are available at caclive.com.

Thursday, Dec. 8, 12 p.m.

Concert at Noon: Lycoming College Concert Band & Choir

Mary Lindsay Welch Honors Hall, Shangraw Performance Hall

Join the Lycoming College Concert Band and the Concert Choir for a noon concert in the new Trachte Music Center! Attendees will enjoy a program from each ensemble for a pleasant afternoon of music. The concert is free and open to the public.

Saturday, December 10, 8 p.m.     

Lycoming College Jazz Ensemble

TMC Rehearsal Hall

 

Sunday, Dec. 11, 7 p.m.

Candlelight Service

Clarke Chapel

A popular Lycoming College tradition, the Christmas Candlelight Service is a "Service of Lessons and Carols" where students, faculty, staff, and members of the community come together to celebrate the holiday season.