Posts tagged with “Music” (All posts)
- September 21, 2015
For almost half a Century Kassé Mady Diabaté has been recognized as one of West Africa’s finest singers. He is a descendant of the most distinguished griot family of the ancient Manding Empire, the Diabatés of Kéla; his name, alongside other griot legends Toumani Diabaté and Bassékou Kouyaté, is equivalent to musical royalty in Mali. Kassé Mady has played a part in the most innovative moments in Malian music over the past five decades, first in his own country and later with landmark international collaborations. More info...
- May 28, 2015
This Thursday and Friday, May 28-29, are special days for all musical lovers on campus. Two performances of the annual Carleton Cabaret will be held in Little Nourse Theater at 10:00PM and is open to all audiences. Cabaret is an hour long performance featuring students performing their favorite numbers from classic musicals. Cabaret is organized by the Student Musical Theatre club and will feature a variety of styles and performers. Follow this article for a complete list of Cabaret performances.
- May 27, 2015
On Friday, May 29, two of Carleton's student-run a cappella groups will hold their spring showcase in The Cave. The Accidentals, which is an all-female group, will be teaming up with Intertwining Melodies, one of Carleton's co-ed groups, to present "Accidental Melodies". The performance will begin at 8:00PM. Read this article for an interview with senior Intertwining Melodies member Jill Poskanzer '15.
- May 24, 2015
Just Cellin' is a newly established, student-run cello choir at Carleton. On Sunday, May 24, at 7:30PM, Just Cellin' will present its spring showcase. Just Cellin' will be accompanied by Quartet, which is a small ensemble of independent Carleton singers. The showcase will feature a special senior performance from David Atkinson '15. ...
- May 21, 2015
On Friday, May 22, the Carleton Singers and Choir will be performing together with the Haydn Orchestra to present "The Creation", a choral masterpiece written by the world-renowned composer Franz Joseph Haydn. The concert will begin at 8:00PM in the Concert Hall and is free and open to the public. ...
- May 16, 2015
On Sunday, May 17, honored musicians Julie Albers and Thomas Zehetmar from the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra will be performing at Carleton College. Albers, an accomplished cellist, will be performing a selection of solo pieces under the direction of Zehetmar. The concert will start at 2:00PM in the Concert Hall. Admission is free to Carleton and St. Olaf students, $10 general admission, and $7 for senior citizens and students who do not attend Carleton or St. Olaf. ...