Apr 28, 29, and 30, 12:30 p.m.
Bryant Hall, SL 101
3 Days of Jazz
Thursday, May 1, 2014, 2 p.m.
Bryant Hall, SL 101
Early Music Recital
Friday, May 2, 12:30 p.m.
Tate Hall – Overcash
Student Composer’s Concert
Monday, March 24 at 12:30 p.m. – CPCC Music students, LaToya Kirby and Will Boese in a classical guitar recital.
All concerts are FREE and will be held in Tate Hall, Overcash, on the CPCC Central Campus.
The Bechtler Ensemble will be presenting their next chamber concert on Thursday, February 13 at 12:30 p.m. in Tate Recital Hall.
The concert will have a Valentine’s theme, and the musicians will include CPCC instructors Tanja Bechtler, Adam Watkins, Christine Van Arsdale, and opera singer and former CPCC student, Daidree Tofano.
The concert is free and all are invited.
Come enjoy a rich variety of music during your lunch hours this week:
THE Geek Fest, a celebration of innovation and technology, is coming to CPCC’s Levine Campus on Thursday, Nov. 14 and will feature the latest in technology, innovation and professional opportunities. The greater Charlotte community is encouraged to participate in this free event.
Attendees will interact with exciting new technologies, meet innovative companies and learn from industry experts. This year’s event will highlight a variety of exciting topics, including launching a startup business, product development, social media, programming and software development, animation, automotive technology, engineering, mobile computing, instructional technology and much more. Activities will include guest speakers, an exhibit hall, demonstrations, activities, video games, music, contests, food and door prizes.
Don’t miss this must-attend event that will inspire you to discover – and embrace – your inner geek!
WHEN: Thursday, Nov. 14, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
WHERE: CPCC Levine Campus, 2800 Campus Ridge Rd., Matthews, N.C.
CONTACT: To learn more about THE Geek Festival, please visit http://www.thegeekfest.com.
Beginning this Thursday the 24, through the end of October, you can enjoy some amazing music here at CPCC and in the uptown area.
All concerts taking place in Tate Hall are free and open to the public. Other venues are ticketed events.
Come and enjoy some pre-Sensoria music with the following recitals of members of CPCC’s own Department of Music. Rebecca Cook-Carter and friends will present a recital of the music of Poulenc on Thursday, April 4, at 12:30 p.m. in Bryant Recital Hall (SL 101). The following Thursday, April 11 at 12:30 p.m., Christine Leimer Van Arsdale will present a harp recital in Tate Hall Overcash. Both recitals are free and all are invited.
Sensoria – April 12-20, 2013
Sensoria, CPCC’s annual celebration of the arts, brings the best in literature, music, visual arts, theatre, opera, history, culture and culinary experiences together for more than a week of cultural enrichment, community engagement and pure entertainment.
New this year is a Sensoria Nights, a special highlighted event each evening. Sensoria Nights events include:
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Sensoria Nights are just a part of what Sensoria has to offer. A complete list of each day’s events is available on the Sensoria website. You can also download a convenient Sensoria mobile app for iPhone and Android devices!
Also new this year, an assortment of food trucks will visit the Central Campus several days during Sensoria. Be sure to stop outside Overcash and sample some delicious food:
For more event information, visit the official event website at http://sensoria.cpcc.edu.
Give yourself a valentine treat by coming to the Bechtler Ensemble’s final concert of the season, this Thursday, February 14, at 12:30 p.m. in Tate Hall. The concert is FREE and all are invited.
Classical guitarist, Patrick Lui, has been described as “an artist of depth and precision. His playing is at once colorful, lyrical and technically dazzling.” Lui will be giving a recital at CPCC on Thursday, Jan. 31, at 12:30 p.m. in Tate Hall on Central Campus. The
concert is free and all are invited.
Wednesday, Nov. 28, 12:30 p.m. in Tate Hall, Overcash: concert by the Early Music Consort of CPCC
Thursday, Nov. 29, 12:30 p.m. in Bryant Hall, Sloan 101: CPCC music students recital
Tuesday, Dec. 4, 12:30 p.m. in Bryant Hall, Sloan 101: CPCC music studenst recital
Tuesday, Dec. 4, 7:30 p.m. in Tate Hall, Overcash: CPCC Recorder ensemble concert
Wednesday, Dec. 5, 7:30 p.m. in Tate Hall, Overcash: CPCC Baroque ensemble concert
Billy Spencer Memorial Jazz Concert
Wednesday, May 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Dale F. Halton Theater
The Billy Spencer Memorial Jazz Concert pays homage to a former CPCC student and professional trumpet player who passed away in 2003. Billy played with groups as diverse as Glenn Miller and KC and the Sunshine Band and he shared his love for music with so many at CPCC and throughout Charlotte. All proceeds from this concert support CPCC student scholarships. Adult tickets are $10 and any student or senior ticket is just $5.
The concert features the performance of the Charlotte Jazz Orchestra and will include tributes to the greats of jazz including Count Basie, Duke Ellington and Charlie Parker. Don’t miss this evening of incredible music as some of the area’s top jazz musicians bring a big band sound to the Halton!
To buy tickets visit tix.cpcc.edu or call 704.330.6534.