CAM Fest—Vintage Pop
Music of Augusta Read Thomas— Ensemble Ibis
Thursday, November 30, 2017, 8:00 p.m. Weeks Center for Recording and Performance, Clarke Recital Hall
RESCHEDULED: Friday, December 8, 2017, 7:30 p.m. Shawn Crouch, director
Raina Murnak, director
Ensemble Ibis offers an evening of cuttingedge music by Frost faculty composers and the Grammy-winning, Frost 2017 Distinguished Visiting Composer-In-Residence, Augusta Read Thomas. As one critic stated, Read Thomas is “without question one of the best and most important composers that this country has today.”
This high-energy evening features Frost students recreating the sounds of the classic pop music styles of the 1950s, ’60s, and ’70s.
Places—Frost Symphonic Winds
Frost Jazz Vocal I, Frost Jazz Vocal II, and Frost Extensions
RESCHEDULED: Sunday, December10 2017, 7:30 p.m. Robert Carnochan, conductor Steven Moore, conductor
Frost Extensions and Frost Jazz Vocal I opens this concert for the featured ensemble, Frost Jazz Vocal II which will perform swing pieces, Latintinged songs and ballads from the jazz standard repertoire. The program features the music of some of the greatest arrangers in vocal jazz.
This concert for armchair traveling offers a repertoire of music for wind band evoking a “place.” The program take us out on William Pitts’ Turbo Scramjet to Grainger’s Irish Tune from County Derry. From there, it’s on to Milhaud’s Suite Française and Reed’s Russian Christmas Music before a return home with Henry Fillmore’s Miami March.
Friday, December 1, 2017, 7:30 p.m. Kate Reid, director
Lully to Debussy—Frost Opera Theater
Time: Past, Present, Future— Frost Symphony Orchestra
RESCHEDULED: Friday, December 15, 2017, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, December 16, 2017, 7:30 p.m. Weeks Center for Recording and Performance, Clarke Recital Hall
Saturday, December 2, 2017, 8:00 p.m. Ticket purchase required
Winter Wonderful— Frost School of Music Holiday Dinner
Alan Johnson, program and music director Jeffrey Buchman, stage director
Sunday, December 3, 2017, 6:30 p.m. J.W. Marriott Marquis Miami Frost School of Music celebrates its annual holiday candlelight dinner featuring carols and holiday favorites performed by over 200 stellar choir and instrumental students. Proceeds benefit music scholarships and the Donna E. Shalala MusicReach Program. For tickets and information, visit winterwonderful.com or call 305-284-9766.
Staged scenes drawn from the body of French historical repertoire will whet your palette for Frost Opera Theater’s spring production of Massenet’s masterpiece Cendrillon (Cinderella).
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Published on Aug 21, 2017
Published on Aug 21, 2017
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