Tag Archives: Music

Multiple Tony Award-Winning Musical “The Secret Garden” Takes Stage

Co-presented by the College of Charleston’s department of theatre and dance and department of music, “The Secret Garden” is a compelling musical for the whole family. This enchanting classic of children’s literature, written by Frances Hodgson Burnett in 1911, is reimagined in brilliant musical style by composer Lucy Simon and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Marsha Norman.  Winner […]

International Piano Series Presents Robert McDonald

Award-winning pianist Robert McDonald will present the third concert in the 2015-16 season of the International Piano Series at the College of Charleston School of the Arts. On Tuesday, February 16, McDonald will perform a variety of works spanning from baroque to impressionist piano repertoire. Selections will include Prelude and Fugue in B Major, BWV […]

Charleston Music Fest Quartet to Perform Romantic Favorites

The 2nd Monday Series will host Charleston Music Fest, both part of the College of Charleston School of the Arts, for a night of intimate chamber music on February 8. Marta Krechkovsky (violin) and Randolph Kelly (viola), who both are members of the Pittsburgh Symphony, will join graduates of the renowned Moscow Conservatory Natalia Khoma (cello) and Volodymyr Vynnytsky […]

Arts Abound | Spring 2016 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 […]

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 […]