A World of Music

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Spring 2019 Concert Schedule


Reflections: Art and Music

A collaboration between the Art and Music departments, this event will open with a faculty art exhibit in the new Academic Arts Center in Lowell and conclude with a concert in the Recital Hall. The exhibit will feature sculpture, painting, ceramics, stained glass, photography, collage and works on paper by Angela Alés, Jan Arabas, Bill Bradbury, Richard Breyer, Jeanne Cronin, Joe Eiler, Meredith Fife-Day, Mary Hart, George Herman, Tamara Krendel, Pai Lin, Yary Livan, Roneld Lores, Jill McCaffrey, Margaret Rack, Samnang Riebe and Carolyn Stock. The concert will include music which reflects the cultures, images and emotions of the artwork. MCC faculty members Orlando Cela, flute, Carmen Rodríguez-Peralta, piano and Anna Ward, soprano will be joined by David Clark, composer/double bass and Steve Hunt, piano. Works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Olivier Messiaen, Chinary Ung, Jaime León, Jacques Ibert, David Clark and Beau Kenyon will be featured.

Friday, March 15
6:30 p.m. • Art Exhibit Opening • Academic Arts Center
8:00 p.m. • Concert • AAC Recital Hall
Lowell Campus

Holes in the Floor Cello Quartet

This Boston-based ensemble is comprised of cellists Jonathan Butler, Eunghee Cho, Yejin Hong, and Joy Yanai, each of whom have won major prizes in international string competitions. Holes in the Floor conveys the expressive potential of classical music through exciting and engaging performances and presentations of beloved classics, as well as new commissions and premieres. They will perform works by Johann Sebastian Bach, Ian Wiese, Jeremy Crosmer, Claude Debussy and Ludwig van Beethoven.

8:00 p.m. • Friday, April 5 • MCC Concert Hall  • Bedford Campus


Chamber Music for Oboe, Flute, Cello and Piano

John Ferrillo, Principal Oboe of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Elizabeth Ostling, Associate Principal Flute of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, William Rounds, cello and Carmen Rodriguez-Peralta, piano will perform music for various combinations of these instruments. London Trio in G Major for Flute, Oboe and Cello by Franz Joseph Haydn, Duo for Flute and Piano by Aaron Copland, Louange à l'Éternité de Jésus from Quartet from the End of Time for Cello and Piano by Olivier Messiaen, Sonatine for Oboe and Piano by Maurice Ravel and Trois Aquarelles for Flute, Cello and Piano by Philippe Gaubert will be performed.

8:00 p.m. • Friday, April 26 • MCC Concert Hall • Bedford Campus
3:00 p.m. • Sunday, April 28 • Academic Arts Center, Recital Hall • Lowell Campus


MCC Student Recital

Student Instrumentalists & Singers
12:30 p.m. • Monday, May 6 • MCC Concert Hall • Bedford Campus

Music for Classical Guitars and Violin

MCC faculty member Raley Beggs, guitar, will join guitarist AdamLevin and violinist William Knuth (as Duo Sonidos) to perform an evening of colorful music from Spain, Latin America and the United States. Works by Leo Brouwer, Eduardo Morales-Caso, Lucas Foss, Joaquín Rodrigo, Manuel Ponce and George Gershwin will be featured.

8:00 p.m. • Friday, May 10 • MCC Concert Hall  • Bedford Campus

                                                           All concerts are free and open to the public

For more information, contact Carmen Rodríguez-Peralta, Director of A World of Music,
at 781-280-3923 or peraltac@middlesex.mass.edu

For directions:
MCC Concert Hall in Bedford

Academic Arts Center in Lowell


For clips of past concerts, visit http://www.youtube.com/user/MCCmusicOnline2

Last Modified: 3/5/19