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September 2014

Voice Division Recital

September 14 @ 2:00 pm
Pauline Theater, Hayworth Fine Arts Center,
833 Montlieu Ave, High Point, NC 27262 United States
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This voice recital is a celebration of women.  The texts and music reveal a candid look at different aspects of being female; their lives, loves, losses, humor and even their weaknesses.  Mezzo-soprano, Dr. Candice Burrows will be accompanied by Japanese collaborative pianist, Hisako Hiratsuka, of Tufts University.  Special guest, Dr. Laura Stevens will also be playing flute.

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October 2014

High Point Community Concert: Windsync

October 2 @ 7:30 pm
Pauline Theater, Hayworth Fine Arts Center,
833 Montlieu Ave, High Point, NC 27262 United States
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Hailed by the Houston Chronicle as “revolutionary chamber musicians,” WindSync has distinguished itself among classical music ensembles as North America’s foremost emerging wind quintet. The ensemble is recognized internationally for dramatic and adventurous programing in venues ranging from concert halls to museums, universities and schools.  The young, energetic group plays exclusively from memory, including elements of staging and choreography, and focuses on building connections with audiences through dynamic concert programming and charismatic stage presence. *Professional Dress Required A limited number…

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Marvin Blickenstaff Piano Recital

October 3 @ 7:30 pm
Pauline Theater, Hayworth Fine Arts Center,
833 Montlieu Ave, High Point, NC 27262 United States
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Marvin Blickenstaff teaches privately in the Philadelphia area and also at The New School for Music Study in Princeton, NJ.  He is former President of the Board of the Frances Clark Center for Keyboard Pedagogy, and serves on the executive planning committee for the National Conference on Keyboard Pedagogy.  In 2009 he received MTNA’s highest honor, The Achievement Award. The recital will feature some of the world’s favorite piano classics, from Chopin, Schubert, Beethoven, Debussy, and Liszt. Open to the…

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Marvin Blickenstaff Workshop 1

October 4 @ 10:00 am
Pauline Theater, Hayworth Fine Arts Center,
833 Montlieu Ave, High Point, NC 27262 United States
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Honeymoon or Havoc:  The First Week of Practice on New Repertoire For most students, the first week of practice on a piece determines the final outcome, for many impressions and habits are established in those crucial beginning days.  Depending on how we teachers guide those first days of practice, the learning of a new piece can be a “honeymoon” experience, or can be a seemingly endless struggle to overcome faulty first impressions. Open to the Public, No Tickets Required

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Marvin Blickenstaff Workshop 2

October 4 @ 2:00 pm
Pauline Theater, Hayworth Fine Arts Center,
833 Montlieu Ave, High Point, NC 27262 United States
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Doing What Comes Naturally:  Nature’s Clues to Effective Interpretation We know it when we hear it:  the performance sounds “natural” and “right.”  What are the elements that contribute to a “natural” interpretation?  In this presentation we examine the role that gravity, inertia, breath, and heart-beat play in formulating the interpretation of the music we play and teach. Open to the Public, No Tickets Required  

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HPU Jazz Ensemble Concert

October 10 @ 7:30 pm
Pauline Theater, Hayworth Fine Arts Center,
833 Montlieu Ave, High Point, NC 27262 United States
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High Point University will celebrate its talented students and faculty by hosting an evening of music at the Jazz Ensemble Concert, directed by Dr. Robert Faub. Open to the Public, No Tickets Required

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November 2014

Percussion Ensemble Concert

November 1 @ 7:30 pm
Pauline Theater, Hayworth Fine Arts Center,
833 Montlieu Ave, High Point, NC 27262 United States
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Join the HPU Percussion Ensemble for an evening of exciting music, directed by world-renowned marimbist and composer Dr. Nathan Daughtrey.  Open to the Public, No Tickets Required  

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Greensboro Symphony Presents “Eroica”

November 7 @ 7:30 pm
Pauline Theater, Hayworth Fine Arts Center,
833 Montlieu Ave, High Point, NC 27262 United States
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The Greensboro Symphony explores the fine line between Heroes and Villains this November 7th at High Point University. Initially written in celebration of Napoleon’s revolutionary regime, Beethoven’s Symphony #3 swiftly changed course when Bonaparte revealed his true intentions & proclaimed himself Emperor of the French in 1804. Disgusted by Napoleon’s thirst for power, Beethoven dramatically ripped up the title page, re-named it “Sinfonia eroica” and established it as one of the most legendary works of the 19th century. Russian pianist…

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December 2014

Opera Scenes Concert – “Mostly Mozart”

December 2 @ 7:30 pm
Hayworth Chapel,
833 Montlieu Ave, High Point, 27262
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Students from the Opera Scenes class will present a semi-staged program of excerpts by Mozart and other well-known composers, under the direction of Dr. Scott MacLeod. Open to the Public, No Tickets Required

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Holiday Choral Concert

December 5 @ 7:30 pm - December 6 @ 7:30 pm
Pauline Theater, Hayworth Fine Arts Center,
833 Montlieu Ave, High Point, NC 27262 United States
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Friday, December 5 and Saturday, December 6 at 7:30 pm Open to the Public 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. To register for the event on Friday, December 5,  please click here: www.highpoint.edu/community/holidaychoralfriday  To register for the event on Saturday, December 6, …

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Fall Band Concert

December 8 @ 7:30 pm
Pauline Theater, Hayworth Fine Arts Center,
833 Montlieu Ave, High Point, NC 27262 United States
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Comprised of students from across campus, the HPU Wind Ensemble performs a wide variety of music at multiple concerts throughout the year.  This year’s Fall Concert will feature the full ensemble, smaller chamber groups, traditional compositions and new, modern works. Please join us for an entertaining night of music. Open to the Public, No Tickets Required

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North Carolina Symphony Holiday Pops Concert

December 9 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Pauline Theater, Hayworth Fine Arts Center,
833 Montlieu Ave, High Point, NC 27262 United States
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Each year at the holidays, the North Carolina Symphony performs Holiday Pops, a festive tradition that is a favorite with audiences around the state!   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. Open to the Public *Professional Dress Required Please register for the event here: www.highpoint.edu/community/ncsymphony   A limited number of complimentary tickets will be available at the Campus Concierge desk…

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Lessons and Carols

December 10 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Hayworth Chapel,
833 Montlieu Ave, High Point, NC 27262 United States
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This special candlelight service will feature members of the university community, the Chapel Choir and the Flute Ensemble. The Board of Stewards, Alpha Delta Theta sorority and Alpha Phi Omega fraternity will serve as ushers and greeters. The service is based on the traditional Festival of Lessons and Carols at King’s College, Cambridge, England. Open to the Public, No Tickets Required

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