May means music at Richland College! Check out this month’s performances.
All performances will be held in Fannin Performance Hall at 7:30 p.m.
May 6 — World Beat Concert: Richland Percussion Group & Steel Bands
May 7 — Student Composer’s Concert: Works composed by students of Professor Jordan Kuspa
Richland College is located at 12800 Abrams Road in Dallas. For more information about music performance, call 972-238-6250.
The Richland College Chamber Singers will perform Carl Orff’s popular major work “Carmina Burana” with the Plano Symphony Orchestra at the Eisemann Center in Richardson, Texas at 8:15 p.m., Sat., Nov. 19. The chorus of 200 performers includes the Chamber Singers, Plano Civic Chorus and the Younger Generation. The driving rhythms and sheer power of “Carmina Burana” have made the work immensely popular in concerts, as dance music, cinema soundtracks and commercials.
The Richland Chamber Singers, one of five choral ensembles at Richland College, is comprised of 48 singers and is under the direction of Dr. Michael Crawford, Associate Dean of Performing Arts.
Tickets range from $9-$80 and can be purchased by calling 972 473-7262 or online at planosymphony.org. Group rates and student tickets are available.
What: “Carmina Burana”
When: 8:15 p.m., Nov. 19, 2011
Where: Charles W. Eiseman Center for Performing Arts, 2351 Performance Drive, Richardson, Texas 75082
Who: Presented by Plano Symphony Orchestra
Info: 972 473-7262, planosymphony.org
Richland College Music is proud to announce a special performance by The Chamber Singers preceding the Dallas Symphony Orchestra performance at the Meyerson Symphony Center at 7:15 p.m., Thurs., Nov. 11, 2010. The Chamber Singers, a 60-voice select choral ensemble, under the direction of Dr. Michael Crawford, Associate Dean of Performing Arts and Choral Director at Richland College, will present a variety of choral works by Eric Whitacre, Robert Schumann, Hugo Alfven, Javier Busto and Moses Hogan. Entrance to the lobby is free; tickets are available for the main concert.
The Dallas Symphony Orchestra will perform a special program titled “Viva La France” featuring Jun Märkl, conductor of Orchestre National de Lyon. Selections will include Debussy’s Images, Ravel’s La Valse, and Ravel’s jazzy Piano Concerto in G featuring pianist Ingrid Fliter. The DSO concert will begin at 8 p.m. For more information about tickets visit http://dallassymphony.com.
The Meyerson Symphony Center, designed by I.M. Pei, is located at 2301 Flora Street, Dallas, TX 75201, in the heart of the arts district in downtown Dallas. For more about planning your visit, see http://www.thedallasartsdistrict.org.
For more information about Richland College’s music program visit http://www.richlandcollege.edu/music/.