Calendars


04.26.2015 - Sunday

Spring Concert: Gordon Symphony Orchestra
Nicholas Southwick

Spring Orchestra Concert

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Sunday, April 26, 2015
3 p.m. | A. J. Gordon Memorial Chapel
FREE Admission

PROGRAM

Symphony No. 104 in D Major (London)
by Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809)
I. Adagio-Allegro
II. Andante
III. Menuetto-Allegro
IV. Finale: Spiritoso

Concerto in G Major for Flute and Orchestra, KV 313
by W.A. Mozart (1756-1791)
I. Allegro maestoso
II. Adagio ma non troppo
III. Tempo di Menuetto

Nicholas Southwick, flute
2015 Gordon College Department of Music Concerto Competition Winner

INTERMISSION


The Cello Song (written for 8 cellos)
Steven Sharp Nelson (b. 1977)
Inspired by Bach’s Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 1: Prelude

Cellists
Brynn Grambow
Megan Riley
Jeff Bianchine
Maaike Baker
Katherine Jeffreys
Danielle Kunis
Dieter Ekstrom


Night on Bald Mountain
by Modest Mussorgsky (1839-1881)




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04.28.2015 - Tuesday

Civil Society, Freedom, and The Common Good
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An open faculty-student discussion of the Center for Faith and Inquiry

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An open faculty-student discussion of the Center for Faith and Inquiry

Faculty Discussants
Bruce Webb, Economics and Business
Carter Crocket, Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership
Paul Brink, Political Science

April 28, 2015
Ken Olsen Science Center
4 p.m. Reception, Loggia
4:30 p.m. Discussion, Chairman's Room
Are you going?

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04.28.2015 - Tuesday 7:00 PM — 9:00 PM

Annual Production of SPRING SHORTS

Annual Production of SPRING SHORTS

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The Theatre Department presents the annual production of SPRING SHORTS, featuring short plays and scenes with Theatre Arts majors. FREE and open to the public. April 28, 29 and 30.

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04.29.2015 - Wednesday 7:00 PM — 9:00 PM

Annual Production of SPRING SHORTS

Annual Production of SPRING SHORTS

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The Theatre Department presents the annual production of SPRING SHORTS, featuring short plays and scenes with Theatre Arts majors. FREE and open to the public. April 28, 29 and 30.

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04.30.2015 — 05.30.2015

The Vocation of an Artist in Our Time
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An In-Class Faculty-Student Discussion

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An In-Class Faculty-Student Discussion

Thursday, April 30, 2015
Tavilla Conference Room
9:45-11:20 a.m.

Faculty Discussants:
Bruce Herman, Art
John Skillen, Global Education / Orvieto Program

Reading:
Jacques Maritain, "Art and Scholasticism" (selections, TBD)

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04.30.2015 - Thursday 7:00 PM — 9:00 PM

Annual Production of SPRING SHORTS

Annual Production of SPRING SHORTS

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The Theatre Department presents the annual production of SPRING SHORTS, featuring short plays and scenes with Theatre Arts majors. FREE and open to the public. April 28, 29 and 30.

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04.30.2015 - Thursday

Spring Jazz Concert
Jazz Band

The Gordon College Jazz Ensemble

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Thursday, April 30, 2015
8 p.m. | Phillips Recital Hall
FREE Admission

PROGRAM

Satin Doll
Billy Strayhorn, Duke Ellington and Johnny Mercer
arr. Sammy Nestico

It’s Only a Paper Moon
Billy Rose, E. Y. Harburg and Harold Arlen
arr. Jerry Nowack
Travis Benoit, vocal soloist

One Note Samba
Antonio Carlos Jobim
arr. Paul Murtha

The One and Only
Patrick Williams
arr. Rusty Higgins
Austin Drukker, flugelhorn soloist

Embraceable You
George and Ira Gershwin
arr. Dave Wolpe
Christiana McMullen, vocal soloist

Hang On Sloopy
Burt Russell and Vick Knight
arr. Jerry Nowack

INTERMISSION


Tuxedo Junction
Erskine Hawkins, William Johnson and Julian Dash
arr. Bob Lowden

Willow Weep for Me
Ann Ronell
arr. Vince Norman
Travis Benoit, vocal soloist

Harlem Nocturne
Earle Hagen

’Round Midnight
Cootie Williams and Thelonious Monk
arr. Neil Slater

How High the Moon
Nancy Hamilton and Morgan Lewis
arr. Jerry Nowack
Christiana McMullen, vocal soloist

In the Mood
Joe Garland

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05.01.2015 - Friday 10:25 AM — 11:10 AM

Convocation: Last Lecture

Gordon College's Class of 2015 graduates nominate faculty and staff to give the mysterious last lecture of the year.

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Gordon College's Class of 2015 graduates nominate faculty and staff to give the mysterious last lecture of the year.

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05.02.2015 - Saturday

Voices of Spring
College Choir

The Gordon College choir, Men's Choir and Women's choir join forces to present an evening of choral music of various time periods and genres.

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Saturday, May 2, 2015
7 p.m. | A. J. Gordon Memorial Chapel
FREE Admission

Highlights include Thomas Tallis’s “If Ye Love Me”, Anton Bruckner’s “Locus Iste” and Morten Lauridsen’s “Sure On This Shining Night”

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05.03.2015 - Sunday

Spring Pops Concert
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Featuring Show Medleys, Marches and Lighter Classical Music

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Sunday, May 3
3 p.m. | A. J. Gordon Memorial Chapel..
Concert is FREE to the public

PROGRAM

The Big Cage
Karl L. King (1891 – 1971)
Arr. Andrew Glover

Rhosymedre
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872 – 1958)
Arr. Walter Beeler

Moving Parts
David Sampson (b. 1951)

Fandango
Frank Perkins (1908 – 1988)
Arr. Floyd Werle

Mancini Magic
Henry Mancini (1924 – 1994)
arr. Jerry Brubaker

Highlights from Annie
Charles Strouse (b. 1928)
Arr. Paul Jennings

The Gordon College Wind Ensemble

INTERMISSION

Death or Glory March
Robert Browne Hall (1858 – 1907)
Arr. Desmond Walker

Solemn Melody
Henry Walford Davies (1869 – 1941)
arr. Douglas E. Wagner

To A New Dawn
Philip Sparke (b. 1951)
Nalani Fujiwara, guest conductor

“Nessun Dorma” from Turandot
Giacomo Puccini (1858 – 1924)
Arr. Jay Bocook

Highlights from The King and I
Richard Rodgers (1902 – 1979)
Arr. Russell Bennett

Highlights from West Side Story
Leonard Bernstein (1918 – 1990)
Arr. W.J. Duthoit

The Gordon College Symphonic Band

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05.04.2015 - Monday

Chamber Music Recital
Chamber Music

Gordon College Chamber Music Groups perform a recital of classical works.

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Gordon College Chamber Music Groups perform a recital of classical chamber works.

7:30 p.m. / Phillips Recital Center

FREE Admission

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