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Performance Calendar 2014-2015

Thursday, September 18

GRCC International Guitar Series:  The California Guitar Trio

     7:30 p.m.; GRCC Music Center, Recital Hall, Room 200

     Admission: General Admission $15.00; Students/Seniors $10.00

 

Friday, September 19

GRCC Music Faculty Recital

     7:30 p.m.; St. Cecilia Music Center Royce Auditorium

     Admission: Adults $5:00; Students/Seniors $3:00

 

Thursday, September 25

World Percussion Master Class with Michael Taylor

     2:30 – 3:30 p.m.

     GRCC Music Center, Recital Hall, Room 200

     Admission is Free!  Percussion instruments and CD’s will be available for sale

 

Tuesday, September 30

In China Now:  Paul Meredith and the Nomads, featuring Inner Mongolian Artists Jerry Liu and

Meng ke Naseng, share a positive vision of modern China through original songs and folk standards.             7:30 p.m. GRCC Music Center Recital Hall, Room 200

     Admission Adults $10.00; Students/Seniors $5.00

 

Sunday, October 19

Instrumental Ensemble Fall Concerts: Orchestra, Guitar Ensemble, Small String Ensembles, Campus Band, Wind Ensemble, Mariachi, and other Small Ensembles

     2:00 and 4:00 p.m.; St. Cecilia Music Center Royce Auditorium

     Admission: Adults $5.00; Students/Seniors $3.00

 

Monday, October 20

Fall Semester Academic Advising for Music Majors

     8:00 – 10:00 a.m.

     GRCC Music Center, Recital Hall, Room 200 


      

Friday, October 24

Kent Philharmonia Orchestra: ‘Ghoul Fest’

Costume Contest
     6:30 p.m.; St. Cecilia Music Center
Concert Begins

     7:30 p.m.; St. Cecilia Music Center Royce Auditorium 

    Admission: Adults $8.00; Students/Seniors $4.00

 

Friday, October 24

ACDA Collegiate Honor Choir Concert: GRCC Concert Choir will perform in collaboration with selected collegiate choral ensembles from throughout Michigan. Simon Carrington, formerly of the Kings Singers, will conduct this concert.

     7:30 p.m. First Presbyterian Church – 746 S Saginaw St. Flint, MI 48502

     Admission: Contact The GRCC Music Department at 616-234-3940

 

Sunday, October 26

Choral Ensembles Fall Concerts:  A concert presentation by the GRCC Choral Ensembles, Selected student soloists and the Forest Hills Central High School Concert Choir

     3:00 p.m.; St. Cecilia Music Center Royce Auditorium                                                 

     Admission: Adults $5.00; Students/Seniors $3.00

    
Thursday, November 6

GRCC Music Department Student Honors Recital: Selected student soloists will perform

     2:30 p.m.; GRCC Music Center, Recital Hall, Room 200

     Admission FREE

 

 

Thursday, November 13

GRCC International Guitar Series: Anton Baranov 2013 Guitar Foundation of America International Solo Guitar Competition Winner

     7:30 p.m.; GRCC Music Center, Recital Hall, Room 200

     Admission:  General Admission $15.00; Students/Seniors $10.00

 

Tuesday, November 18

Fall Jazz Night: An evening of jazz presented by the GRCC Jazz Combos, and Jazz Orchestra

     7:30 p.m.; The Raider Grill, Second Floor, Student Community Center  

     Admission: Adults $5.00; Students/Seniors $3.00 (Proceeds from this concert will benefit the Ray Gill Instrumental Jazz Scholarship.)

 

Wednesday, November 19

Michigan Community College Choral Festival

     8:30 - 4:00 p.m.; St. Cecilia Music Center Royce Auditorium 

Ensembles throughout Michigan workshop massed performance

     3:00 p.m.; St. Cecilia Music Center Royce Auditorium 

     Admission FREE

 

Friday, November 21

Grand River Winds: Music For Piano and Orchestra

A wind ensemble concert presented by the GRCC Community Wind Ensemble

     8:00 p.m.; Fountain Street Church 

     Admission: Adults $6:00; Students/Seniors $3:00

 

Saturday, November 22

High School Music Fiesta

GRCC Music Department Recruitment Outreach

     9:00 – 6:00 p.m.; GRCC Music Center and Raider Grill

     Admission: $10:00

 

Thursday, December 4

Instrumental Ensembles Winter Concerts: Orchestra, Guitar Ensembles, Small String Ensembles, Campus Band, Wind Ensemble, Mariachi, and other Small Ensembles

     7:30 p.m.; St. Cecilia Music Center Royce Auditorium 

     Admission: Adults $5:00; Students/Seniors $3:00

 

Friday, December 5

Kent Philharmonia Orchestra Children’s Concert: Fantasy on Christmas Carols

     7:30 p.m.; St. Cecilia Music Center Royce Auditorium 

     Admission:  Adults; $8:00, Students/Seniors $4:00

 

Sunday, December 7

Songs for the Holidays: GRCC Music Department Choral Ensembles Concert

     3:00 p.m.; St. Cecilia Music Center Royce Auditorium                                                 

     Admission: Adults $5:00; Students/Seniors $3:00

 

Friday, February 20

Grand River Winds: Gaelic Spectacular

A wind ensemble concert presented by the GRCC Community Wind Ensemble

     8:00 p.m.; Fountain Street Church

     Admission: Adults $6:00; Students/Seniors $3:00

 

 

 

 

Sunday, February 22

Choral Ensembles Concert: College Choir, Concert Choir, and selected soloists

     3:00 p.m.; St. Cecilia Music Center Royce Auditorium

     Admission: Adults $5:00; Students/Seniors $3:00

 

Thursday, February 26

GRCC International Guitar Series:  Robert Gruca

     7:30 p.m.; GRCC Music Center, Recital Hall, Room 200

     Admission: General Admission $15.00; Students/Seniors $10.00

 

Saturday, March 14

Afternoon With The Arts 2015: An American Experience

Collaborative Concert Fundraiser featuring Harpists from the Franciscan Life Process Center with the GRCC Concert Choir, Shades of Blue and Guitar Ensemble. Proceeds will assist music therapy patients with the cost of the therapy at the Franciscan Life Process Center.

     1:00-3:00 p.m.; Downtown Market 435 Ionia Avenue, S.W. Grand Rapids, Mi.

     Admission: $15 in advance; $20 at the door

 

Sunday, March 15

Instrumental Ensembles Concerts: Orchestra, Guitar Ensembles, Small String Ensembles, Campus Band, Wind Ensemble, Mariachi, and other Small Ensembles

     2:00 and 4:00 p.m.; St. Cecilia Music Center Royce Auditorium

     Admission: Adults $5:00; Students/Seniors $3:00

 

Tuesday, March 17

NASM Honors Recital: Re-Accreditation Student Recital Performance

     2:30-3:30 p.m.; St. Cecilia Music Center Royce Auditorium

     Admission: FREE

 

Wednesday, March 18

Winter Semester Academic Advising for Music Majors

     12:45 – 2:45 p.m.                                                                                                          

     GRCC Music Center, Recital Hall, Room 200

 

Friday, March 20

Kent Philharmonia Orchestra Concert – Beethoven Symphony No. 9

     7:30 p.m.; St. Cecilia Royce Auditorium

     Admission: Adults $8:00; Students/Seniors $4:00

 

Tuesday, March 24

Winter Jazz Night: An evening of jazz presented by the GRCC Shades of Blue, Jazz Orchestra, and Combo

     7:30 p.m.; The Raider Grill, Second Floor, Student Community Center

     Admission: Adults $5.00; Students/Seniors $3.00

    (Proceeds from this concert will benefit the Duane Shields Vocal Jazz Scholarship.)

 

Thursday, March 26

GRCC International Guitar Series:  The Canadian Guitar Quartet

     7:30 p.m.; GRCC Music Center, Recital Hall, Room 200

     Admission: General Admission $15.00; Students/Seniors $10.00

 

 

Thursday, April 2

Student Composers Forum Concert: A recital featuring the composition students of Dr. Carol VanRandwyk.

     7:30 p.m.; GRCC Music Center, Recital Hall, Room 200

     Admission: Free

 

Friday, April 10

Grand River Winds: In a Spanish Garden

A wind ensemble concert presented by the GRCC Community Wind Ensemble

     8:00 p.m.; Fountain Street Church

     Admission: Adults $6:00; Students/Seniors $3:00

 

 

Thursday, April 16

Musical Moods (Dress Rehearsal):

     7:00 p.m.; Fountain Street Church

 

Friday, April 17

Musical Moods: A collage concert presented by all of the GRCC musical ensembles and alumni. Special guest conductors – Lynn Asper and Duane Davis

     7:30 p.m.; Fountain Street Church

     Admission: Adults $12:00; Students/Seniors $8:00

 

Friday, May 8

Kent Philharmonia Orchestra Concert:  Music of George Gershwin and Jazz Standards

     7:30 p.m.; St. Cecilia Music Center

     Admission: Adults $8:00; Students/Seniors $4:00