Sound Horizons Concert Series
Tickets for the Sound Horizon Concert Series are $10 ($5 for F&M employees; $1 for any student with a valid ID) and are available through the online box office (www.fandm.edu/box-office) or by calling 717-358-4858. Season tickets are available.
Start times are different for each show, but all performances and master classes will be held in the Barshinger Center for the Musical Arts. Performances are open to the public.
Friday, September 14, 7 p.m.
The 4th Annual Faculty Potpourri
Once again some of our wonderful music performance artists are offering a 70-minute program with no Intermission. You will hear a diverse program of Bach, Charles, Gade, Brown, Mackey ,Previn, Boyle and original jazz compositions. The faculty concert is always an interesting season opener that is not to be missed.
Saturday, October 13, 4 p.m. Master Class; 8 p.m. Concert
Dolce Suono Trio
Featuring world renowned Yamaha Artist, Mimi Stillman, flute with Charles Abromovic, piano and New York Philharmonic cellist, Nathan Vickery, Dolce Suono Trio's program includes classics of the flute, cello, and piano trio repertoire by Mendelssohn and Martinu; Viaje by Grammy-nominated Zhou Tian, commissioned by Dolce Suono Trio; and selections by Leonard Bernstein in celebration of his centennial. Master class tickets will be sold separately and details will be available via the Roschel Box Office beginning September 1, 2018.
Sunday, November 4, 3 p.m.
Celebrating their 82nd season, the Tamburitzans are an ensemble of versatile musicians, dancers and singers dedicated to perpetuating international cultural heritage through entertaining performance while awarding scholarships those talented and deserving students attending a Pittsburgh-based school. The details for their show will be announced via the Roschel box office website in early September.
All ensemble concerts are held in the Barshinger Center for the Musical Arts. Concerts are free and open to the public. No tickets are required.
Saturday, September 29, 8 p.m.
Harkins, Axis Mundi, Concerto for 24 Players (premiere); Mozart, Symphony No. 35 (“Haffner”)
Friday, October 26, 8 p.m.
Homecoming/Family Weekend Choral Concert
F&M College Chorus and Chamber Singers
Saturday, October 27, 8 p.m.
F&M Orchestra, Symphonic Wind Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble, African Drumming Ensemble, Chamber Music
Sunday, October 28, 3 p.m.
Press Start: The Evolution of Video Game Music
Nolt Music Award Conducting Concert by Jake Lippi '19
Kondo/Tateishi/Tanaka/Yamamoto, arranged Jake Lippi, 20th Century Video Game Medley; Shimomura, transcribed Jake Lippi, Night of Fate; Gao, Time is a Place
Friday, November 9, 8 p.m.
The Winds of Nature
F&M Symphonic Wind Ensemble
Makris, Aegean Festival Overture; Spittal, Pacem (Hymn for Peace); Jacob, William Byrd Suite; Bedford, Sun Paints Rainbows on the Vast Waves, De Meij, Wind in the Willows
Saturday, November 10, 8 p.m.
West Side Story
Bernstein, Symphonic Dances from West Side Story; Tchaikovsky, Symphony No. 1 (“Winter Dreams”)
Sunday, November 11, 3 p.m.
African Drumming Ensemble Concert
F&M African Drumming Ensemble
Friday, November 16, 8 p.m.
Jazz Ensemble Concert
F&M Jazz Ensemble
Sunday, November 18, 3 p.m.
An Afternoon of Chamber Music
F&M Chamber Music Ensembles
Saturday, December 1, 8:30 p.m.
Movie and Music of December
F&M Orchestra and Symphonic Wind Ensemble
Anderson, Sleigh Ride; Elmer Bernstein, Magnificent Seven; Giacchino, Star Trek; Kristen-Anderson/Robert Lopez, Frozen; Tchaikovsky, Nutcracker Suite; Williams, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets; Williams, Lincoln; Williams, Superman Returns; Zimmer, Dark Knight
Sunday, December 2, 3 p.m.
Holiday Choral Concert
F&M College Singers and Chamber Singers