Choral and Vocal Music 2017-18 Season

 

Bel Canto – Voice Faculty Recital
Music Theatre Scenes
Symphonic Chorus and Concert Choir
Vocal Repertory Recitals

Admission is $8. Parking is included.

Wednesday, October 18, 2:00 pm
Vocal Repertory Recital
Weill Hall

 

Tickets

Matt Slocum

Friday, October 20, 2:00 pm
Scholarship Showcase Concert
Schroeder Hall

In recognition of the people who support the Music, Theatre Arts & Dance departments through scholarship donations, this free recital by scholarship recipients will feature chamber music, theatrical readings and dance.

Free

Matt Slocum

Friday, October 27, 7:30 pm
Bel Canto – Voice Faculty Recital
Schroeder Hall

Artists

Jane Erwin Hammett, soprano
Rhoslyn Jones, soprano
Zachary Gordin, baritone

with Richard Riccardi and Yvonne Wormer, pianists

Program

Mozart  | Trio: Soave sia il vento from  Cosi fan tutte 
Jane Erwin Hammett  
Rhoslyn Jones
Zachary Gordin

Parisotti  | Se tu m’ami                                            
Jane Erwin Hammett
 Gluck  | O del mio dolce ardor                  
Rhoslyn Jones
 Caccini | Amarilli                                                                        
Zachary Gordin

Schoenberg | Selections from 7 Early Songs    
Jane Erwin Hammett

Schubert | Nacht und trauma. Gretchen am Spinnrade
Rhoslyn Jones

Verdi | Per me giunto  from Don Carlo
Zachary Gordin

Dvořák | Gypsy Songs                                      
Rhoslyn Jones

Barber | Sure on this Shining Night                 
Vaughan Williams | Silent Noon                           
Floyd | Ain’t it a Pretty Night from Susannah   
      
Rhoslyn Jones

Selections from the American Musical Theater
Mira from Carnival!                                 
Children of the Wind from Rags               
Another Winter in a Summer Town  from Grey Gardens 
Never   from On the Twentieth Century  
    
Jane Erwin Hammett

Selections from the Great American Songbook
My Funny Valentine           
The Nearness of You             
Over the Rainbow   
            
Zachary Gordin
If I Loved You from Carousel
Rhoslyn Jones
Zachary Gordin

Tickets

Matt Slocum

Matt Slocum

Matt Slocum

Friday, November 17, 7:30 pm
Masterworks for Chorus and Orchestra
Alexander Kahn and Jenny Bent, conductors
Weill Hall

Please join the Sonoma State Symphony Orchestra, Concert Choir and Symphonic Chorus as they collaborate for the very first time! Funds raised at this annual holiday concert will benefit the Redwood Empire Food Bank.

The Orchestra will perform the overture from Engelbert Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel, followed by Songs for Voice and Orchestra by Richard Strauss featuring soprano Jamelia Brown, a winner of the orchestra’s concerto competition. The orchestra and chorus will combine for a performance of Franz Schubert’s electrifying Magnificat. The concert’s second half will feature seasonal favorites by the SSU Concert Choir, Symphonic Chorus and choirs from the community.

Tickets

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Tuesday, December 5, 7:30 pm
Music Theatre Scenes
Schroeder Hall

 

Tickets

Matt Slocum

Tuesday, December 12, 7:30 pm
Vocal Repertory Recital
Schroeder Hall

 

Tickets

Matt Slocum

Wednesday, December 13, 2:00 pm
Vocal Repertory Recital
Weill Hall

 

Tickets

Matt Slocum

January 31–February 11
"You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown"
Departments of Music, Theatre Arts & Dance
Evert B. Person Theatre

Tickets and Information

Matt Slocum

Saturday, February 10, 7:30 pm
Laxmi G. Tewari, Hindustani Vocalist
Schroeder Hall

 

Tickets

Matt Slocum

Wednesday, March 14, 2:00 pm
Vocal Repertory Recital
Schroeder Hall

 

Tickets

Matt Slocum

April 7–9
"Ode To California"
Symphonic Chorus with Santa Rosa Symphony
Weill Hall

Program

Prokofiev | Alexander Nevsky

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Matt Slocum

Wednesday, April 18, 7:30 pm
The Choirs of Sonoma State and San Jose State in Concert
Jenny Bent and Jeffrey Benson, conductors
Weill Hall

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Thursday, May 10, 7:30 pm
Music Theatre Scenes
Schroeder Hall

 

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Matt Slocum

Tuesday, May 15, 7:30 pm
Vocal Repertory Recital
Schroeder Hall

 

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Matt Slocum

Wednesday, May 16, 2:00 pm
Vocal Repertory Recital
Weill Hall

 

Tickets

Matt Slocum

 

 

Getting There

The Green Music Center at Sonoma State is located off Rohnert Park Espressway two miles east of Highway 101, near the intersection with Petaluma Hill Road.

Parking

Parking is included with ticket purchase. For free concerts, Parking passes are $5 daily and may be obtained from the lot machines or from Information kiosks at campus entrances.
For directions see:

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