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Release Date: 1/26/2009

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  
CONTACT: SYLVIA BLAIR
EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT TO THE PRESIDENT
CARROLL COMMUNITY COLLEGE
410-386-8411

 

CARROLL COMMUNITY COLLEGE ANNOUNCES
FINE AND PERFORMING ARTS EVENTS

 

WESTMINSTER, MD., 1/26/2009-- CARROLL COMMUNITY COLLEGE IS PROUD TO PRESENT A FULL LINE-UP OF MUSIC, THEATER, AND FINE ART EVENTS THROUGHOUT THE SPRING.
MUSIC
Whether your interests range from instrumental to vocal music, from a full orchestra to a jazz quartet, the music department at Carroll Community College will present a variety of musical events to satisfy every taste in the 2008/2009 school year. Performances are in the Scott Center for the Fine and Performing Arts unless otherwise noted. For information call 410-386-8575.

Recitals >>

Faculty Recital Series: Patrick Kisicki - Guitar
Feb. 18 · 12:30 p.m.
Faculty Recital Series: David Duree - Clarinet
March 4 · 12:30 p.m.
Faculty Recital Series: Elaine Bryant - Harp
April 22 · 12:30 p.m.

Ensembles >>

Lyric Brass Quintet
"Black and White"
Join the Lyric Brass Quintet as they breathe new life into music by Bah, Copland and more.
Feb. 8 · 7:30 p.m.
 

Azimuth String Quartet
April 4 · 7:30 p.m.

Chamber Music on the Hill
Featuring The Azimuth Quartet and Chamber Orchestra
"…But His Memory Lingers on: Honoring the 200th Anniversary of Haydn's Death"
April 19 ·3 p.m.

Carroll Community College Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Choir
May 6 · 7:30 p.m.

Westminster Symphony Orchestra
May 9 · 7:30 p.m.

Lyric Brass Quintet
Presents the Music of celebration - Festivus!
May 10 · 7:30 p.m.

Carroll Community College Jazz Ensembles
May 15 · 7:30 p.m.

Carroll Community College Concert Choir
May 16 · 7:30 p.m.

Encore Community Music Association
May 17 · 3 p.m.

For information regarding admission costs for music events, please visit our website at www.carrollcc.edu

 

VISUAL ART
Between September and May, the college hosts art exhibits in a wide variety of media and styles by regional and nationally celebrated visual artists. Student work is also highlighted in selected exhibits throughout the year. Exhibits are held in The Gallery in the Scott Center, The Babylon Great Hall, and The Langdon Family Gallery.
college hosts opening receptions for selected exhibitors and the public. The college community is invited to attend free of charge. For additional information about the college's art exhibits and related events, contact the Gallery Director, Maggie Ball at 410-386-8256. If you would like to be added to the exhibit mailing list, contact Gidget Gill at 410-386-8575.

Scott Center >>

Byrdcall: Art Inspired by Nature
Works by Melinda Byrd
Feb. 15 through March 9
Reception: Sunday, Feb. 15, 2-4 p.m.
Melinda's work is a reflection of her passion for nature. With a multi-facetted art background, she delights in working in a wide variety of media and is not limited by conventional use of materials.

Scott Gore & William Schaefer: Everything Is a Self-portrait: Electronic Emotions & Digital Dispensations

April 19 through May 22
Reception: Sunday, April 19 · 2-4: p.m.
This exhibition deals with aspects of self identity and the idea that the actions we take, the experiences we live, and the people we come in contact with define who we are.


Langdon Gallery >>

Youth Art Month, Carroll County Public Schools
Feb. 14 through March 26
This exhibit presents the best of high school student work and highlights the high quality of instruction in the County school system.

Carroll Community College Student Work: Fine & Computer Art
April 21 through May 14
This exhibit presents a year's worth of quality student art in all media from both fine art and computer studios.

Babylon Great Hall >>

Carroll County Artist's Guild, Springtime
Feb. 9 through March 20
A diverse collection of styles and themes from local artists.

Bruce Woodward Paintings: Lost in The View
April 13 through May 22
A homage to the legacies of disappearing landscapes and ways of life.

THEATRE
Exciting and powerful theatre experiences await you at Carroll Community College.  Comedies, dramas, new works, classics, plays and musicals have been selected to inspire and entertain.
For information call 410-386-8575.

The Who's Tommy
Additional Music and Lyrics by John Entwistle and Keith Moon
Book by Des McAnuff and Pete Townshend
Lyrics by Pete Townshend
Music by Pete Townshend
Based on the Who's rock-opera, "Tommy"
Directed by Bill Gillett

Wednesday, March 25 · 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, March 26 · 7:30 p.m.
Friday, March 27 · 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 28 · 2 p.m. & 7 p.m.
Sunday, March 29 · 2 p.m.


After witnessing the accidental murder of his mother's lover by his father, Tommy is traumatized into catatonia, and as the boy grows, he suffers abuse at the hands of his sadistic relatives and neighbors. As an adolescent, he's discovered to have an uncanny knack for playing pinball, and when his mother finally breaks through his catatonia, he becomes an international pinball superstar.

$ 15, General Admission. $10 Students, faculty, staff and Senior Citizens

One-Act Play Festival!

Friday, May 1 · 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 2 · 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, May 3 · 2:00 p.m.

Carroll Community College Drama Club is hosting its Second Annual One-Act Play Festival!
Two- to- four student- performed and produced One-Act plays will be presented. A variety of plays all in one performance!
-Act plays which are student produced. A variety of plays all in one performance!
Admission is free

 

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