Archive for October, 2016

Gustavus Symphony to Perform Works by Schubert, Mozart & Schumann

The Gustavus Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Ruth Lin, will present its fall concert in Jussi Björling Recital Hall on Friday, November 4 at 7:30 p.m. The concert will feature Melissa Morey, horn, and includes performances of music by Franz Schubert, W.A. Mozart and Robert Schumann. This performance is open to the public. Tickets […]

Hillstrom Museum of Art Animal & Sporting Paintings Open Through Fall Break

The exhibition Animal and Sporting Paintings in the Penkhus Collection: The Very English Ambience of It All will be open for the Hillstrom Museum of Art’s regular hours during the College’s Fall Break, October 22-25, and will remain on display through November 6, 2016. Museum hours are 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. Saturday/Sunday and 9:00 a.m. […]

Minnesota Percussion Trio to Premiere Katherine Johns Bergman ’07 Composition at Gustavus

The Department of Music at Gustavus is delighted to bring the Minnesota Percussion Trio to the campus to premiere a new work by Gustavus composer Katherine Johns Bergman ’07 on Sunday, October 16. This new work, The Land of Cloud-Tinted Water, will be presented by the trio at 1:30 p.m. in Jussi Björling Hall. Admission […]

Norton & Wang Faculty Recital Set in Bjorling

The Department of Music at Gustavus will present a combined faculty recital with saxophonist Donnie Norton and pianist Esther Wang on Monday, October 17 at 7:30 p.m. in Björling Recital Hall. This recital, one of the Department’s Colloquium Series, is free and open to the public. The faculty duo will open the recital with Bernhard […]

Family Weekend Features Music Showcase

The annual Family Weekend at Gustavus is a favorite of the extended Gustavus community as the fall colors bring hundreds of family and friends to the campus. Sunday, October 9, is a special day for the College and the students in the Department of Music. This year many of the department’s choral and instrumental ensembles […]