Archive for April, 2014

Senior Honors Recital Saturday in Bjorling

The Gustavus Adolphus College Department of Music will present its Senior Honors Recital in Jussi Björling Recital Hall on Saturday, May 3, beginning at 1:30 p.m. The Honors Recital is an annual event held on Honors Day and features the finest musicians studying in the department. The Senior Honors Recital is free and open to […]

Percussion Ensemble Drums it Up at Bjorling

On Sunday May 4 at 7:30 p.m., the Gustavus Percussion Ensemble, conducted by Paul Hill, will perform its annual Spring Concert in Bjorling Recital Hall on the Gustavus campus. This concert will be free for the public to attend. This concert will feature pieces from within the last century. “Little Rhumba,” composed by Rolando Morales-Matos […]

Gustavus Department of Theatre & Dance Presents Grace

For the spring of 2014, the Gustavus Dance Company will perform Grace, a collaboration of elegantly crafted movement and artistic innovations, which embody the essence of grace. Taking the stage of the Anderson Theater once again, the company will present thought-provoking dances on May 2 and 3at 8:00 p.m. and May 4 at 2:00 p.m. […]

Liefermann Opens Busy Recital Weekend

Gustavus senior education major Daniel Leifermann will open a very busy junior and senior recital weekend with his senior trumpet recital on Friday, April 25 at 7:30 p.m. Leifermann’s recital will include his accompanist Beth Winterfeldt and a number of fellow student-musicians from the Gustavus Trumpet Choir, the Christ Chapel Brass and the Gustavus Brass […]

Choir of Christ Chapel Home Concert Sunday

The Choir of Christ Chapel at Gustavus Adolphus College will return to the campus from a weekend of regional concerts to present its annual Home Concert in Christ Chapel. Under the direction of Conductor Brandon Dean and accompanied by Michael Asmus, the Choir will return to Christ Chapel and present its concert on Sunday, April […]

Moran Senior Piano Recital Set for Sunday

The Department of Music is pleased to announce the senior piano recital of Roseville native Aleksi Moran, Sunday, April 27 at 3:30 p.m. in Jussi Björling Recital Hall. The public is cordially invited to attend this recital. Aleksi Moran is a senior athletic training major from Roseville, Minnesota. He is a Gustavus Music Award recipient […]

Chris Allen Opens Sunday’s Schedule With Senior Recital

Bass trombonist and music major Chris Allen will open the Sunday, April 27, recital schedule with his senior recital at 1:30 p.m. in Björling Recital Hall. For his senior recital, Chris will present a number of solo selections as well as perform, with the assistance of the members of the Christ Chapel Brass Quintet, a […]

The Brothers Grimm at Gustavus Saturday

The Department of Theatre & Dance is pleased to announce three performances of the children’s play The World of the Brothers Grimm, a collection of short plays based on the Grimm Fairy Tales. The play, directed by Kaitlyn McElrath ’14, is an adaptation by Carolyn Lane and will be performed in The Dive in the […]

Nick Mason Senior Trumpet Recital Saturday

White Bear Lake native and senior music education major Nick Mason will present his senior trumpet recital in Björling Recital Hall on Saturday, April 26 at 7:30 p.m. Accompanied by pianist Beth Winterfeldt, Nick will be joined by the members of the Christ Chapel Brass, the Gustavus Brass Choir and Josh Portner, trumpet, for this […]

Honors Theatre Students present Mendacity

The Theatre and Dance Department at Gustavus Adolphus College is proud to present the senior honors project Mendacity, devised and directed by theatre honors majors Comfort Dolo and Rob Ward. Mendacity will be performed in the Black Box theatre April 25 and 26 at 8:00 p.m. and April 27 at 2:00 p.m. Mendacity traps you […]