ThisWorldMusic® Founder/Director Jeremy Cohen will present a lecture and hands-on clinic on the rich drumming traditions of West Africa. Cohen is an interlocutor who blends his experience as a classroom teacher, conservatory-trained musician and African adventurer to offer insight into the unique shared music and history between the U.S. and Ghana. This event is sponsored by the Department of Art, Music & Theatre at Assumption College.
Soloists and small ensembles from the Assumption College Chorale present music from Broadway shows in a Vocal Showcase to raise funds for their 2016 Spring Tour.
This will be the final concert performance of the Assumption College Band for the school year. In addition to performing works from the major concert band repertoire the performance will be highlighted with featured performances by several instrumental ensembles and soloists. This event is free and open to the public.
The Assumption College Band under the direction of its conductor, Bruce Hopkins, will be performing a concert of familiar Holiday repertoire along with its regular concert selections in the Chapel of the Holy Spirit. Featured will be different instrumental ensembles as well as soloists from the Band. This concert is free and open to the public.
The Assumption College Band under the direction of its conductor, Bruce Hopkins, will be performing its first concert of the school year in the Chapel of the Holy Spirit. Featured will be works from the concert band repertoire from many different centuries.
The Assumption College Chorale will present their annual "Sounds of the Season" holiday concert on Sunday, November 22nd, at 2:00pm in the Chapel of the Holy Spirit at Assumption College. The concert will feature favorite carols as well as less familiar seasonal music. Michelle Graveline, Director; Ian Watson, accompanist. Free and open to the public. Please also join the chorale for a reception in the Tinsley Community Center, Lauring Community room following the concert.
The Assumption College Chorale in the first concert of the season will present a concert of varied choral works from traditional to contemporary. The Chorale is directed by Dr. Michelle Graveline and accompanied by Mr. Ian Watson. Please join us in the Tinsley Community Room immediately following the concert for a reception.
Carlos A. Jáuregui, Associate Professor of Latin American
Literature and Anthropology at the University of Notre Dame
This presentation will examine the mural Ecuador (1952) by Oswaldo Guayasamín (1919-1999), one of most prominent Latin American artists of the twentieth century and explain both its historical context and its current media visualization and interactive exhibit.