Tag Archives: Music

Revel in Renaissance Music and Feast with the Madrigal Singers

The Department of Music in the College of Charleston School of the Arts will present the 2015 “A Yuletide Madrigal Feast,” on Thursday, Dec. 3, Friday, Dec. 4, and Saturday, Dec. 5, at 7 p.m., in the Alumni Memorial Hall of Randolph Hall on the College of Charleston campus, 66 George St. The award-winning College of […]

CofC Orchestra: ‘Star Wars’ + Tchaikovsky

The College of Charleston Orchestra will perform selections from “Star Wars” composed by John Williams, and works by Tchaikovsky – our orchestra’s Gaillard Center debut! Volodymyr Vynnytsky will perform on piano. Yuriy Bekker is the conductor of the orchestra. Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto No. 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23, Mvt. I Tchaikovsky, Capriccio Italien, […]

Pianist Vassilis Varvaresos to Share Enormous Talent on Stage

Born in Thessaloniki, Greece in 1983, award-winning pianist Vassilis Varvaresos will perform a variety of works from the classical and romantic piano repertoire. Selections will include Sonata in F major, K. 332 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Sonata no. 2 op. 36 in b-flat major by Sergei Rachmaninoff and Ouvertüre zu Tannhaüser S.442 by Franz Liszt, […]

International Award-winning Guitarist Ekachai Jearakul to Perform

The 2nd Monday Series at the College of Charleston School of the Arts will present classical guitarist Ekachai Jearakul on Monday, November 9. For this performance, he has prepared a virtuosic collection of music by Luigi Legnani, Joaquin Turina and His Majesty, The King of Thailand: King Bhumibol Adulyadej, plus others. View the full program.  Jearakul is […]

Charleston Music Fest: Violin/Piano Duo

The Charleston Music Fest chamber series at the College of Charleston School of the Arts will present the first of three concerts this season. On Thursday, October 29, violinist Solomia Soroka and pianist Arthur Greene will perform a program of solo piano and duo pieces:  Mazurka in C Major, op 67 #3 and Sonata #3 in B […]

CofC Musical Revue ‘Luck Be a Lady’

27 CofC Opera students will star in “Luck Be a Lady” musical revue. Directed by faculty member Amanda Castellone, the production themed around the greatness of being a woman will include classic scenes from “Guys and Dolls,” “West Side Story,” “Così fan tutte,” “Carmen,” “Into the Woods” and many others. The musical theatre and opera favorites will be […]

POSTPONED: Jasmine Saxophone Quartet

POSTPONED due to campus closure. The rescheduled date is November 2. Time, venue and admission remain the same. College of Charleston Jazz Studies presents The Jasmine Saxophone Quartet: Robert Lewis, Simon Harding, Mark Sterbank and Dan O’Reilly to perform jazz standards and originals on Monday, Oct. 5. 7:30pm | Recital Hall, Simons Center for the Arts, […]

IN THE MIX: Touring from the Artist’s Perspective

Presented by the Arts Management Program in the College of Charleston School of the Arts, “In the Mix: Music Industry Exchanges” returns this fall. The free, monthly music series connects musicians and College of Charleston students to industry leaders through discussions on different music industry topics. The event is moderated by Mark Bryan, Adjunct Professor of Arts Management and […]

Arts Abound | Fall 2015 Events Calendar

With events ranging from fully-staged, professional theatre productions to scholarly lectures on historic preservation/community planning, the College of Charleston School of the Arts offers numerous public arts experiences for well-seasoned patrons and curious novices alike. Throughout the academic year, the school presents a robust season of CofC Concerts, arts management sessions on navigating the music industry, theatre + dance […]