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October 2016

How To Make Your Voice Last a Lifetime: Leda Scearce, Performing Voice Specialist, Duke Voice Care Center

October 1 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Pauline Theatre,
One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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Leda Scearce

Singers and career speakers are vocal athletes: they require their voices to be in peak condition to accomplish super-human vocal feats. As a result, they are at high risk for developing vocal injuries. Performing Voice Specialist Leda Scearce from the Duke Voice Care Center will reveal how the voice works, illustrate typical voice problems that can result from misuse, and provide strategies and guidelines to help maintain optimal vocal health and avoid vocal disasters. Open to the public. No tickets required.

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Mazzjazz

October 8 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Pauline Theatre,
One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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Mazzjazz Concert

Department of Music faculty member Mark Mazzatenta (guitar) along with his twin brother, Michael (piano), write original music for the band, which combines classical, jazz, improvisation and cinematic elements. Mazzjazz also plays rearrangements of songs such as “Over the Rainbow” and “Pink Panther.” The band includes Wolfgang Planz on bass and guest artist Max Wood on drums. Drummer Max Wood, one of Seattle's most versatile musicians, will be the featured guest artist with Mazzjazz and will conduct a drumset workshop…

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Symphonic Band Presents: Pops In the Park

October 10 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Alumni Avenue Amphitheater,
One University Parkway 27268
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HPU Symphonic Band will present its first concert of the year, “Pops in the Park.” Held in the beautiful Alumni Amphitheater, the band is excited to offer a fun, varied program of popular music since 1960. Featuring songs by the Beatles, hits from the eighties, and Harry Potter, this concert is certain to offer something for everyone. Bring your lawn chair enjoy the evening with us! Open to the public. No tickets required.

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HPU Chamber Music Recital #2: Euphonium Euphoria

October 27 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Charles E. Hayworth Memorial Chapel,
One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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Brian Meixner, Associate Professor of Music at HPU, will perform a faculty chamber recital featuring himself on euphonium, Ben Blozan on piano, and several other colleagues in various combinations of instruments with euphonium.  You won't want to miss this varied program featuring top-flight artists! Open to the public. No tickets required.

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HPU Percussion Ensemble Concert

October 29 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Pauline Theatre,
One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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Join the HPU Percussion Ensemble for an evening of exciting music. With the variety of sounds the percussion ensemble can produce, this concert will offer something for everyone. Trios, large percussion orchestra, and soloists will captivate both the eyes and ears of audience members. Make sure not to miss this concert! Open to the Public. No tickets required.

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North Carolina Youth Brass Band Concert

October 30 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Pauline Theatre,
One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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The North Carolina Youth Brass Band, under the direction of HPU Associate Professor of Music Dr. Brian Meixner, is an auditioned ensemble composed of high school brass and percussion students from across the region. In residence at HPU, the NCYBB provides an opportunity for young musicians to develop their skills and musicianship while playing fun and exciting music in a 30+ member brass band!  This first concert of the NCYBB’s 2016-17 season will feature a wide range of repertoire for…

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November 2016

HPU Theatre Presents: Curtains: A murder Mystery With a Book by Rupert Holmes

November 17 @ 7:30 pm - November 20 @ 2:00 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Pauline Theatre,
One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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Thursday, November 17 - Saturday, November 19 at 7:30 pm Sunday, November 20 at 2:00 pm Curtains is a send-up of backstage murder mystery plots, set in 1959 Boston, Massachusetts and follows the fallout when the supremely untalented star of Robbin' Hood of the Old West is murdered during her opening night curtain call. It is up to Lt. Frank Cioffi, a police detective who moonlights as a musical theater fan to save the show, solve the case, and maybe even find love before…

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HPU Chamber Music Recital #3: Schumann Hour

November 20 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Charles E. Hayworth Memorial Chapel,
One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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Throughout Western music history, family ties frequently emerge: one thinks immediately of the Bach or the Scarlatti families. The incidence of husband-and-wife composers is less common, with Robert Schumann (1810-1856) and Clara Schumann (1819-1896) being most illustrious. Come hear a rich sample of their instrumental and vocal chamber music! Open to the public. No tickets required.

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Thanksgiving Message: Todd Huston and The Victory Belles

November 21 @ 7:30 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Pauline Theatre,
One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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Todd Huston is an inspiring author, amputee, and only disabled person to break an able-body world record in a sport. Todd motivates and inspires anyone around him, to overcome life’s challenges. At the age of 14 Todd, “died” twice in a boating accident, had his leg amputated and later completed the Summit American Expedition, which became his world record mountain climb, of the highest elevation in all 50 states, with just one leg! His story will help anyone realize they…

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Community Orchestra Concert

November 28 @ 7:30 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Pauline Theatre,
One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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On the heels of a successful debut in April 2016, the High Point University Community Orchestra celebrates its first full season in the 2016-17 academic year.  Members of the HPUCO include HPU students, staff, faculty and members of the community, representing a rich collaboration of musicians from all walks of life.  The opening performance will include Beethoven’s iconic Symphony No. 5, one of the best known and highly acclaimed compositions of all time.  Dr. Laura Stevens, HPU Instructor of Flute,…

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Opera Scenes Concert: Opera and the Orient

November 29 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Charles E. Hayworth Memorial Chapel,
One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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Students enrolled in Opera Scenes (MUS 1360-01) will explore nineteenth-century Western impressions of the East. The semi-staged showcase will feature scenes from operas written by European composers and set in Asia, including Madama Butterfly, Turandot, The Mikado, L’italiana in Algeri, and Cosí fan tutte. Open to the public. No tickets required.

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Lessons and Carols

November 30 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Charles E. Hayworth Memorial Chapel,
One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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This special candlelight service is the final Chapel service of the fall semester, bringing the community together to remember and retell the Christmas story. The service will feature members of the university community reading scripture and music led by the Chapel Choir. The service is based on the traditional Festival of Lessons and Carols from King’s College, Cambridge, England. No tickets required. Open to the public.

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December 2016

Holiday Choral Concert

December 2 @ 7:30 pm - December 3 @ 7:30 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Pauline Theatre,
833 Montlieu Ave
High Point, 27268
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Our annual Holiday Choral Concert has become a popular event for the High Point community and this year will be the most exciting to date! The concert will be a festive evening of beloved holiday music. A full orchestra made up of students, faculty, and guests will accompany this concert.  A limited number of complimentary tickets are available at the Campus Concierge Desk for HPU students, faculty, and staff with a valid HPU Passport Card. A limited number of complimentary tickets are available…

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Holiday Symphonic Band Concert

December 5 @ 7:30 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Pauline Theatre,
One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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HPU Symphonic Band will present its annual Holiday Concert. Featuring traditional Christmas carols, multi-cultural works, and holiday favorites, this concert will start your holiday season right. Join us for a night of delightful music celebrating the Christmas season. No tickets required. Open to the public.

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North Carolina Symphony: Holiday Pops Concert

December 6 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Hayworth Fine Arts Center, Pauline Theatre,
One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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Holiday Pops is a North Carolina Symphony tradition that is a favorite with audiences around the state each year.  The festive concert showcases seasonal favorites, and includes the always popular sing-a-longs.  Founded by Lamar Stringfield in 1932, the North Carolina Symphony is a full-time, professional orchestra with 66 musicians under the artistic leadership of Music Director Grant Llewellyn. This performance is supported by the Anne Kerr Walker Community Events Fund at High Point University. A limited number of complimentary tickets…

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Community Christmas Celebration

December 14 @ 5:30 pm - December 15 @ 5:30 pm
Jane and Gene Kester International Promenade,
One University Parkway
High Point, 27268
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You are invited to bring the family and take a stroll down the festive Jane and Gene Kester International Promenade, enjoy Christmas music, beautiful decorations, hot chocolate, and more. Children may have a complimentary photo taken with Santa, and he’s bringing gifts too! No tickets required. Open to the public.

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