Tag Archives: Music

Concert Choir Holiday Candlelight Concert

The College of Charleston Concert Choir, conducted by Robert Taylor, will present its annual Holiday Candlelight Concert featuring music celebrating the holiday season, and ecumenical readings performed by Theatre faculty member and renowned actor Evan Parry.  The performance will take place on Monday, Dec. 4, 2017 at 7:30pm at the Cathedral of St. Luke and St. […]

Revel in Renaissance Music at A Yuletide Madrigal Feast

The Department of Music in the College of Charleston School of the Arts will present A Yuletide Madrigal Feast, on Thursday, Nov. 30, Friday, Dec. 1, and Saturday, Dec. 2, at 7 p.m., in the Alumni Memorial Hall of Randolph Hall. The award-winning College of Charleston Madrigal Singers, conducted by Dr. Robert Taylor, will perform sacred […]

Four Hands, Two Pianos: Duo Piano Concert by Alessio Bax and Lucille Chung

Pianists Alessio Bax and Lucille Chung — acclaimed as soloists, with first prizes at the Leeds, Hamamatsu, and Stravinsky International Piano Competitions — are also a renowned duo. Describing the artistry of the husband-and-wife team, the UK magazine Music and Arts states: “Theirs is a marriage of wondrous colours and dextrous aplomb, subtly balanced to […]

Magnetic South Music: Bártôk, Higdon & Koumendakis

Magnetic South, a collaborative project between the College of Charleston Department of Music and the Charleston Symphony Orchestra (CSO), will present its fall concert, Bártôk, Higdon & Koumendakis, conducted by CSO Music Director Ken Lam. Bártôk’s Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion, an iconic early 20th century repertoire staple, will be performed by guest pianists Beata Moon and Matthieu Cognet, […]

Elite Faculty Duo to Perform “East Meets West” Program

The 2nd Monday Concert Series, part of the College of Charleston School of the Arts, will feature violinist Lee-Chin Siow and pianist Paul Sánchez for a night of exciting chamber music on November 13. This “East meets West” themed program will feature the Butterfly Lovers Violin Concerto by He Zhanzhao and Gang Chen, played using […]

Celebrated Ukrainian Musicians to Open Charleston Music Fest

Housed in the College of Charleston School of the Arts, Charleston Music Fest will present violinist Nazariy Pylatiuk for a night of intimate chamber music. Graduates of the prestigious Moscow Conservatory, College of Charleston faculty members Natalia Khoma (cello) and Volodymyr Vynnytsky (piano) will join Pylatiuk to perform Polonaise de Concert No. 1, Op. 4 in D Major for […]

Aliquid Vetus Aliquid Novum (Something Old, Something New)

The nationally acclaimed College of Charleston Concert Choir will present its fall concert entitled Aliquid Vetus Aliquid Novum (Something Old, Something New), and will feature music of the present and past—including composers Claudio Monteverdi, Thomas Tallis, and Hubert Parry (from the past), and Julian Wachner, Libby Larsen and Gabriel Jackson (from the present). The performance will take […]

CofC Opera to Play Mind Games

CofC Concerts at the College of Charleston School of the Arts will present two performances of opera and musical theater titled “The Games People Play” starring the College’s opera students. Directed by faculty members David Templeton and Amanda Castellone, the production will include two one-act operas: The Marriage Lantern by Jacques Offenbach and A Hand […]

Mental Health Advocate/Musician to Open Piano Series

Hailed by the London Times as “a pianist of powerful physical and imaginative muscle,” Tanya Gabrielian has captivated audiences worldwide with her gripping performances. The International Piano Series (IPS) is thrilled that Gabrielian will open its 2017– 2018 season on Tuesday, October 10 at 7:30 p.m., at the Sottile Theatre, 44 George St. General admission […]

Duo Cortona: Mezzo-Soprano + Violin Concert

Opening the 2017-18 season of the 2nd Monday Series is Duo Cortona, a contemporary music ensemble dedicated to the creation of works for its unique instrumentation: mezzo-soprano and violin. The concert will include select works from Guillaume de Machaut, Laura Schwendinger, Amadeus Regucera, Jeff Myers and Kamala Sankaram. DETAILS: The concert will take place on Monday, Oct. 9 at 7:30 p.m. […]