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Music At Lycoming

Spring 2019

Event Description

Friday, February 8, 7:00 p.m.

Cabaret Concert

Honors Hall

Lycoming’s second annual musical cabaret, Any Dream Will Do, will feature an evening filled with music from Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat, Sunday in the Park with George, Cats, and many more. Join us for a fun filled performance full of dreams, reality, and plain old fun.

Thursday, February 14, 7:30 p.m.

Lycoming College Valentine’s Day Harp Concert

Community Arts Center

Harpist Anne Sullivan, in collaboration with local guest artists, brings the magical sound of the harp to this special program featuring love songs from stage and screen, including music of Phantom of the Opera and West Side Story.  Add in some heat of Latin tango music and the passionate melodies of star-crossed lovers and your evening will be truly memorable.
Tickets: $15/ Student $5

Sunday, February 17, 4:00 p.m.

Close-Up Concert: With Love…Johannes Brahms

Honors Hall

Johannes Brahms’ Liebeslieder Walzer, op. 52 [Lovesong Waltzes] for chorus and piano duet show Brahms at his most relaxed and charming--paying tribute to the dance rhythms of his adopted city, Vienna. Brahms' Sonata for Piano and Violin in G Major is a celebration of the beauty of the natural world. Performers include violinist John Eaken, pianist Gary Boerckel--and vocalists Harry Claude Baum, Bernadette Boerckel, Andrea Burleigh, Katelyn Derby, Nathan Fulkerson, Patrick Intallura, Julianna Mingle, Christopher Morgan, Ryan Neidig, Brian Scott, Sara Scott, Brooke Spicer and pianists Yvonne Mitchell and Parker Konkle.
Tickets are $10 at the door.

Thursday, February 21, 12:00 p.m.

Concert at Noon: Christopher Guzman, piano

Honors Hall

Penn State Associate Professor of Piano Christopher Guzman will present a program of Schubert. His monument Sonata in D Major will be preceded by Liszt’s transcription of the haunting and timeless song “Stänchen” from Schwanengesang.

Thursday, February 28, 7:00 p.m.

Winter Concert:  Concert Band and Jazz Ensemble

Clarke Chapel

The Lycoming College Concert Band and Jazz Ensemble will share the stage for a Winter Concert in Clarke Chapel. Each group will present a variety of selections from their current repertoire.

Tuesday, March 5, 7:00 p.m.

Spring Choir Concert

Clarke Chapel

The Lycoming College Concert Choir and Lycoming College Chamber Choir come together to present a concert filled with beautiful choral works.

Wednesday, March 20, 7:30 p.m.

Cavalleria Rusticana

Community Arts Center

The Lycoming College Music Department presents a concert production of Pietro Mascagni’s one act opera Cavalleria Rusticana. The performance will feature the Lycoming College Community Orchestra and a vocal ensemble of music faculty, students, area professionals, and community members, under the direction of Dr. William Ciabattari.
Libretto by G. Targioni-Tozzetti and G. Menasci. Sung in Italian with English supertitles
Tickets: $15.00/ Student $5.00

Saturday, March 23, 2:00 p.m.

Senior Recital: Sophie Hatalsky, piano

Honors Hall


Thursday, March 28, 12:00 p.m.

Concert at Noon: Emily Konkle, violin

Honors Hall

Guest artist Emily Konkle, violin, will perform a recital for our Noon Concert Series accompanied by Brian
Woods, piano. The recital will include Ravel’s Sonata No. 2 and Beethoven’s Sonata No. 7.

Friday, March 29, 7:00 p.m.

Junior Recital: Alex Rowley and Shannon Burr, voice

Honors Hall


Saturday, March 30, 3:00 p.m.

Senior Recital: Dylan Becker, clarinet and voice

Honors Hall


Sunday, March 31, 4:00 p.m.

Faculty Recital: Dr. Amanda Gunderson, piano & Dr. Kenneth Sarch, violin

Honors Hall

Dr. Amanda Gunderson, piano and Dr. Kenneth Sarch, violin will present a recital featuring Brahms’ Sonata No. 1 in G Major and Prokofiev’s Sonata in D Major. The recital will also feature works by Sarasate, Sarch, Bloch, Bolcolm, and Paganini.

Friday, April 5, 7:00 p.m.

Music Gala

Community Arts Center

Our sixth annual gala will feature the Lycoming College Choirs, Concert Band and Community Orchestra in a diverse selection of repertoire.

Thursday, April 11, 12:00 p.m.

Concert at Noon: Student Soloists

Honors Hall

Select student vocalists and instrumentalists will perform works studied throughout the semester. The program will include works of various genres and composers.

Saturday, April 13, 1:00 p.m.

Senior Recital: Alec Sabatino, trombone

Honors Hall


Thursday, April 25, 12:00 p.m.

Concert at Noon: Student Ensembles

Honors Hall

This recital will feature our 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.

Friday, April 26, 4:00 p.m.

Choral Scholars Concert

Honors Hall

Join the Choral Scholars for a concert as they prepare for their journey to France in May. The concert will include a variety of works that have been studied through the semester and will be performed on tour.

Friday, April 26, 7:30 p.m.

WCJO & Lycoming College Jazz Ensemble

Community Arts Center

The Lycoming College Jazz Ensemble will join forces with the Williamsport City Jazz Orchestra to bring a variety of arrangements for big band to the stage. Student soloists and combos will also be featured. Admission is $15.

Monday, May 6, 7:00 p.m.

Recital: Len Cagle, saxophone

Honors Hall