The High Point University Brass Extravaganza will be held at 7:30 p.m. on March 26 in the Charles E. Hayworth Memorial Chapel.
HIGH POINT, N.C., Feb. 27, 2020 – High Point University invites the community to campus for the following Community Enrichment Series events during the month of March.
Triad residents can sign up to receive email updates about community events at HPU throughout the year by visiting www.highpoint.edu/friends. They can also receive notifications about events by downloading the HPU Community App at www.highpoint.edu/communityapp.
Kaleidoscope Concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. on March 2 in the Hayworth Fine Arts Center. Free and open to the public. Kaleidoscope features the HPU instrumental ensembles in a concert of great variety. Ensembles large and small will perform in surround sound within the Pauline Theater, making for a fast-paced and enjoyable concert experience. This year’s performance at HPU will cover a broad spectrum of musical styles.
Phoenix Scholarly Talk: “Reading/Romance” will be held at 7 p.m. on March 26 in the Plato S. Wilson School of Commerce Ballroom. Free and open to the public. Scott Black is professor and chair of English at the University of Utah. He is the author of “Without the Novel: Romance and the History of Prose Fiction,” which explores a longer, wider and more eccentric history of fiction from the perspective of experimental romance. His current projects include researching and writing about Ursula K. Le Guin and Daoism.
HPU Brass Extravaganza will be held at 7:30 p.m. on March 26 in the Charles E. Hayworth Memorial Chapel. Free and open to the public. The annual HPU Brass Extravaganza concert will include not only the full HPU Brass Ensemble, but also a number of brass chamber ensembles and soloists. This varied program will keep the audience entertained throughout the performance.
Chamber Music Series will be held at 3:30 p.m. on March 29 in the Hayworth Chapel. Free and open to the public. HPU instructor and pianist Ben Blozan will lead an inspiring and accessible exploration of French composers Gabriel Fauré, Maurice Ravel, and Francis Poulenc, who formed a three-generation lineage of teacher-and-pupil. Performed in historical succession, the series will explore how each instructor impacted their student, with help from a talented array of fellow faculty members: Matthew Kiefer, violin; Ryan Graebert, cello; and Lissie Shanahan, flute.