Fine Arts Calendar

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Monday, February 24, – Thursday, March 6, Exhibition Corridor, Sargent Art Building

This invitational show features works by BJU alumna Diane Kilgore Condon.

Monday, February 24, 5:00 p.m., War Memorial Chapel

Student Recital Hour will feature the following students: Adam Gingery, euphonium, accompanied by Kirk Habana; Kirk Habana, saxophone, accompanied by Jacob Bernhardt; Abigail Chetta, violin, accompanied by Sohee Park; Jacob Bernhardt, piano; Catherine Collins, voice, accompanied by Jeremy Gray; and Kaylin Pagliarini, violin, accompanied by Daniel Hoffman.

Monday, February 24, 7:00 p.m., Fine Arts 119

Piano pedagogy majors Jonathan Nyeholt and Abbe Mitchell will present a joint junior recital. Jonathan will play pieces composed by Bach, Beethoven, Brahms and Bartók. Abbe will play pieces composed by Nazareth, Ginastera, Piazzolla, Villa-Lobos and Guastavino.

Wednesday, February 26, 5:00 p.m., War Memorial Chapel

Joseph Ensley, guitar, will present his senior recital. He will play works composed by Guilani, Torroba, Lauro, Rudnev, and Bustamente.

Thursday, February 27, 8:00 p.m., Founder’s Memorial Amphitorium

The Georgia Boy Choir will give a concert that will include some of the world’s most beautiful sacred classical music and folk songs from around the globe. For tickets, call (864) 770-1372.

Friday, February 28, 4:00–5:15 p.m., Stratton Hall

David R. White and the Georgia Boy Choir will present a demonstration workshop that is free and open to the public. The workshop will cover the following topics:

  • Building elegant vocal tone during a choral rehearsal
  • Understanding and teaching the basic fundamentals of good singing
  • Dealing with voice change
  • Choral warm-ups with a purpose

Friday, February 28, 5:00 p.m., War Memorial Chapel

Nikki Warman, piano, and Vanessa Joiner, piano, will present their senior recitals. Nikki will play works composed by Faith, Bach, Gershwin, and Chopin. Vanessa will play works composed by Haydn, Schumann, Barber, and Liszt.

Friday, February 28, 7:00 p.m., War Memorial Chapel

Yuriy Leonovich, cello, and Kristin Figard, piano, will present a chamber music concert. They will play works composed by Martinů, Schumann, Arutiunian, and Tchaikovsky.

Saturday, March 1, 10:00 a.m., Stratton Hall

Distinguished Lecturers in Piano Performance & Pedagogy will present a concert by Ludlamshöhle, a guitar and piano ensemble, followed by a masterclasses for piano (in Stratton Hall) and guitar (in War Memorial Chapel). Guitarist/luthier James Buckland is among the few who perform on both terz and conventional concert guitars. His wife, Karen, chairs the piano department at Presbyterian College in Clinton, South Carolina, and remains a passionate performing clinician. ADMISSION IS FREE.

For further information contact Susan Kindall (864) 370-1800, ext. 2788, or skindall@bju.edu.

Saturday, March 1, 5:00 p.m., War Memorial Chapel

Rachel Steffensmeier, piano, will present her senior recital. She will play works composed by Bach, Shostakovich, Debussy, and Liszt.

Saturday, March 1, 7:00 p.m., War Memorial Chapel

Esther Waite, flute faculty, and Gabriela Chihaescu Werries, guest harpist will present a concert. They will play works composed by Saint-Saëns, Bizet, Andrès, Massenet, and Petra-Basacopol.

Monday, March 3, 5:00 p.m., War Memorial Chapel

The woodwind faculty, majors, and principals will present a recital of small ensembles in various combinations of flutes, oboes, clarinets, saxophones, and bassoons. Ensembles that include horns or strings may also be featured.

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