Professor Ondras conducting a musical ensemble.

Performance Calendar 2017-2018

Sunday, September 17, 2017

GRCC Music Department Faculty Recital

     3:00 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

     Admission:  Adults $5.00; Students/Seniors $3.00

 

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Hildegard Ensemble

     7:30 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

     Admission:  Adults $5.00; Students/Seniors $3.00

 

Friday, September 29, 2017

GRCC Guitar Alumni Summit

     7:30 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

     Admission:  Adults $5.00; Students/Seniors $3.00

 

Thursday, October 12, 2017

GRCC International Guitar Series: Featuring Jordan Dodson

7:30 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

     Admission:  Adults $15.00; Students/Seniors $10.00

           

Friday, October 13

Kent Philharmonic Orchestra Chamber Concert

7:30 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

     Suggested Donation:  $10.00

 

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Instrumental Ensembles Fall Concert: Chamber Orchestra, Guitar Ensemble, Campus Band, Wind Ensemble, and Instrumental Chamber Ensembles

7:30 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

     Admission:  Adults $5.00; Students/Seniors $3.00

          

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Choral Ensembles Fall Concert:  A concert presentation by the GRCC Choral Ensembles and selected student soloists.

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

Admission:  Adults $5.00; Students/Seniors $3.00

 

Friday, October 27, 2017

Kent Philharmonic Orchestra Concert (Ghoulfest) “Narnia” with West Michigan Ballet Academy

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

Admission:  Adults $12.00  Students/Seniors $6.00

 

Monday, October 30, 2017

Forest Hills Northern Vocal Jazz Festival

Shades of Blue will participate

 

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Michigan Community College Choral Festival

Choral Ensembles from Michigan’s Community Colleges

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

Admission: Free

 

Thursday, November 9, 2017

GRCC Music Department Student Honors Recital

3:15 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

Admission:  Free

 

Friday, November 10, 2017

GRCC Vocal Department Recital

7:30 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

Admission: Free

 

Thursday, November 16, 2017

GRCC Music Department Alumni Recital (Featuring CarrieAnne Winter, soprano)

7:30 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

Admission:  Adults $15.00; Students/Seniors $10.00

 

Friday, November 17, 2017 -- TENTATIVE

Vocal Master Class with John Bucchino

4:00 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

Admission:  FREE

 

Saturday, November 18, 2017 -- TENTATIVE

Vocal Master Class with John Bucchino

11:00 a.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

Admission:  FREE

 

Thursday, November 30, 2017

GRCC International Guitar Series: Featuring Xavier Jara (GFA Winner)

7:30 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

     Admission:  Adults $15.00; Students/Seniors $10.00

 

Sunday, December 3, 2017

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 $3:0

 

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Fall Jazz Night: An evening of jazz presented by the GRCC Jazz Combos, Jazz Orchestra, and Shades of Blue-Vocal Jazz Ensemble

     7:30 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

Admission:   Adults $5.00; Students/Seniors $3.00

     (Proceeds from this concert will benefit the Ray Gill Instrumental Jazz Scholarship.)

 

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Instrumental Ensembles Winter Concert:  Chamber Orchestra, Guitar Ensemble, Campus Band, Wind Ensemble, and Instrumental Chamber Ensembles    

7:30 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

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

 

Friday, December 8, 2017

Kent Philharmonic Orchestra Concert featuring Rockapella

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

General Admission:  Adults and Students -  $28.00

 

Friday, January 12 – Musical Moods Auditions

1:00 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

 

Thursday, January 25, 2017

GRCC International Guitar Series: Featuring Brian Morris

7:30 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

     Admission:  Adults $15.00; Students/Seniors $10.00

 

Thursday, February 1, 2018

GRCC Music Department Alumni Recital (Featuring Chris Dupont, Live in Concert)

7:30 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

Admission:  Adults $15:00; Students/Seniors $10:00

 

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Vocal Master Class with Dr. Rachel Gates, Grand Valley University

3:15pm.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

Admission: Free

 

Sunday, February 11, 2018

GRCC Music Department Alumni Recital - (Featuring Deonna Cattledge, Mezzo Soprano)

     3:00 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

     Admission:  Adults $15.00; Students/Seniors $10.00

 

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Musical Moods Dress Rehearsal (not open to the public)

     7:00 p.m.; Jenison Center for the Arts- 8375 20th Avenue, Jenison, MI 49428

   

Friday, February 16, 2018

Musical Moods: A collage concert presented by all of the GRCC musical ensembles

     7:30 p.m.; Jenison Center for the Arts- 8375 20th Avenue, Jenison, MI 49428

     Admission:  Adults $10:00; Students/Seniors $5:00

 

Friday, February 23 – Faculty Recital – Libor Ondras and others

7:30 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

Admission:  Adults $5.00; Students/Seniors $3.00                                                      

 

Thursday, March 15, 2018

GRCC International Guitar Series: Featuring Robert Gruca

7:30 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

     Admission:  Adults $15.00; Students/Seniors $10.00

 

Friday, March 16, 2018

Kent Philharmonic Orchestra Concert: Featuring Pianist Christopher Harding

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

Admission:  Adults $12.00 Students/Seniors $6.00

 

Thursday, March 22, 2018

GRCC Winter Jazz Night: An evening of jazz presented by the GRCC Shades of Blue – Vocal Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Combos, and Jazz Orchestra (Featuring Kathy Kosins, Jazz Vocalist and Visual Artist)

7:30 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

Admission:  Adults $5.00; Students/Seniors $3.00                                                      

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

 

Friday and Saturday, March 23 and 24, 2018

Gold Company Vocal Jazz Invitational

Shades of Blue will participate

 

Thursday, March 29, 2018

GRCC Music Department Student Honors Recital

     3:15 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall    

   Admission:  Free

 

Friday, March 30, 2018

GRCC Music Department PIANORAMA

Featuring the piano students of Dr. Kenneth Bos, Dr. Debora DeWitt, Dr. Sheri Iott, and Dr. Yelena Wells.

7:30 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall.

Admission:  Adults $5.00; Students/Seniors $3.00

 

Thursday, April 5, 2018

GRCC Music Department Presents a Voice Recital: Featuring Dr. Jody Velloso, soprano and Dr. Mary Scanlan, piano. With Dr. Libor Ondras, viola

7:30 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

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

     

 

Thursday, April 12, 2018

GRCC Music Department Instrumental Ensembles Concert: Chamber Orchestra, Guitar Ensemble, Campus Band, Wind Ensemble, and Instrumental Chamber Ensembles

7:30 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center, Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

Admission:  Adults $5.00; Students/Seniors $3.00                                                      

 

Sunday, April 15, 2018

GRCC 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

 

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

GRCC Music Department Percussion Ensemble Recital

3:15 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center - Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

Admission:  Free

 

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Student Composers Forum Concert: Featuring the composition students of Dr. Carol VanRandwyk

7:30 p.m.; GRCC Albert P. Smith Music Center - Linn Maxwell Keller Recital Hall

Admission:  Adults $5.00; Students/Seniors $3.00

Proceeds will benefit the Corey VanRandwyk Music Scholarship Fund

Friday, April 20, 2018

Kent Philharmonic Orchestra Concert

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

Admission:  Adults $12.00 Students/Seniors $6.00