LCCC Jazz Band Concert to perform May 12
The LCCC Jazz Band closes its season with a concert at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, May 12, 2012 in Lorain County Community College’s Stocker Arts Center. The concert is titled “Connections” and will explore the connections between jazz arrangements and the classical compositions that influenced them. It will be a night of classics, jazz and classic jazz.
Tickets are $7 for adults, $6 for students, staff and seniors. To order tickets, call the Stocker box office at (440) 366-4040 or visit www.stockerartscenter.com and click on “Arts and Humanities.”
The Black River String Quartet to perform at LCCC on Tuesday, May 22
The Black River String Quartet will perform a free recital at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, May 22 in the Stocker Arts Center Studio Theatre.
This will be the first time violist Megan Greenlees performs with BRSQ regulars Andréa Belding and Janice Krueger (violinists) and John Kukula (cellist). One of the hottest names in music composition, Eric Whitacre, will be featured with a performance of his “Five Hebrew Love Songs.”
Preceding the Whitacre piece will be two very important works for string quartet, the Ludwig van Beethoven “String Quartet in D Major, Op. 18, No. 3” and the Bedrich Smetana, “String Quartet No. 1 in E Minor, From My Life.”
For more information about this and other events, visit www.stockerartscenter.com and click on “Arts and Humanities.”