Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Want to sing in the Messiah?

All are welcome to participate in the performance of the MESSIAH!
This is a late notice. 

<<Rehearsal Reminder

Brandon Choral Society Singers will resume rehearsals with the next one scheduled for tomorrow Tuesday November 29 at 7:00 PM Sharp. As every one is aware the rehearsal location will continue at Southside Baptist Church, 415 W. Lumsden Rd., Brandon , Fl 33511.

Cd's, concert tickets, flyers and poster will be available for distribution.

See attached 2011 Handel's Messiah flyer.

Thank you and God Bless!

George Miecyjak
Program Coordinator

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Happy Thanksgiving!... Songs

I've been assigning Thanksgiving hymns to my students. 
And Thanksgiving would not be complete without good ol' Charlie Brown!  One of my students just began learning this theme.  Should be a fun challenge for rhythm and agility.

Events: Week of Nov. 24-19

December 6, 2011 - "Holiday Magic" - 7:30pm - Youkey Theater, The Lakeland Center
Program: Four Shaw Cantatas (Lakeland Choral Society), Bennett; Seasonal Favorites.

 If you are a student at USF, the first and second concerts are free.  These are great events!

Friday, November 18, 2011

I'm So Excited about tonight!

The November 18th Organist event!

 University of Tampa - featuring Organist of Notre Dame, Paris! 

(Later:  Both showings were packed.  I disliked the modern atonal pieces, but the improvisation on a Brahms Symphony theme and 'Tis the Gift to Be Simple' was interesting!  Amazing place. 

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Events: Week of Nov. 13-19

Brian Moorhead - soloist for upcoming USF Wind Ensemble Concert, Thursday, November 17, 7:30 PM, S.o.M. Concert Hall.  10- 12 $


Featuring the artistry of Brian Moorhead, USF Professor of Clarinet, as he performs the new clarinet concerto by Michael Daugherty entitled Brooklyn Bridge.

 "for an enticing combination of the  ‘new and  traditional ’  in fine instrumental major ensemble repertoire." 


Fri, November 18, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Olivier Latry, organist of the Cathedral of Notre-Dame de Paris
at Sykes Chapel and Center for Faith and Values, University of Tampa.               Free!!

Monday, November 7, 2011

Events: Week of Nov. 6- 12

Monday, November 7, 2011, 7:30pm, Puckett Auditorium. program of Late Romantic art songs from around the world.  He wife, Shawn, (MM in Piano Performance) will accompany him on the piano. Free admission.

Tuesday, November 8, 2011, 5:30pm, Chorus Room, K223. We will hold a seminar with Scott Wyatt on “Christians in the Professional World of Music” in a less formal setting. All those with an interest in performing arts are welcome to attend.

Tuesday, Nov. 8, 7:30 pm   USF Jazz Combos    Barness Recital Hall, USF - Free
Wednesday, November 9, 2011, 4:30pm, Puckett Auditorium. Scott will conduct a masterclass with Florida College voice students. All are welcome. Free admission.

Saturday Nov. 12th USF - Jacob Dike's Percussion Recital -  at 2:00pm - free.  My colleague for the last 3 years. :)