Saturday, December 9, 2017
10 a.m.
A female harpist performingThis recital will feature the students of Elizabeth Richter, professor of harp. Free and open to the public.
6:30 p.m.
Christmas StarOver the years many people have tried to explain the appearance of the Star of Bethlehem, as described in the Bible. Can the star be explained as an exploding star, a comet or some other natural event in the sky? Potential natural explanations for the Star of Bethlehem and common modern-day misconceptions will be discussed.
7:30 p.m.
Sam is a tuba student of Matthew Lyon, associate professor of tuba and euphonium, and Anthony Kniffen, visiting professor of tuba. His program includes works by J. S. Bach, Gustav Mahler, Witold Lutoslawski, Krzysztof Penderecki, and Ralph Vaughn Williams. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
Marcel is a voice student of Jon Truitt, associate professor of music performance (voice). His program includes works by Jacques Ibert, R. Vaughan Williams, and J. S. Bach. Free and open to the public.
7:30 p.m.
It Can Happen HereIt Can Happen Here responds to an ever-shifting landscape of politics and purpose.Through dance and text, the choreographers ask who is welcomed and who is not in today's America? It's purpose is to build community—seeking resistance, faith, and change in motion.
8 p.m.
Christmas StarOver the years many people have tried to explain the appearance of the Star of Bethlehem, as described in the Bible. Can the star be explained as an exploding star, a comet or some other natural event in the sky? Potential natural explanations for the Star of Bethlehem and common modern-day misconceptions will be discussed.