Music Dept

Jazz for Lehman College: The Harlem Quartet at San Juan, Puerto Rico’s Center for the Performing Arts

April 14, 2014 2:30 pm Alumni, Alumni Relations, Institutional Advancement, Lehman College Foundation, Music Dept

On Friday, May 2, 2014, along with Puerto Rico’s Pro-Arte Musical, the Lehman College Foundation will co-host the Harlem Quartet at San Juan, Puerto Rico’s Center for the Performing Arts in Santurce. “Jazz for Lehman College” was established to raise funds for scholarships of the City University of New York. Located in the North Bronx, [...]

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“Conjured”: Distinguished Professor of Music John Corigliano Wins Grammy for Best Classical Instrumental Solo

January 27, 2014 3:00 pm Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities

The Albany Symphony Orchestra’s recording of Corigliano’s Conjurer—Concerto for Percussionist and String Orchestra with soloist Dame Evelyn Glennie and conductor David Alan Miller won for Best Classical Instrumental Solo.

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VH1 Super Bowl Blitz: Janelle Monáe to Perform at Lehman College

January 25, 2014 1:00 am Music Dept

Janelle Monae will play the Lehman Center as part of VH1′s Super Bowl Blitz: Six Nights + Six Concerts, a series of shows around New York City during the week preceding Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium. The series also includes J. Cole in Queens, Fall Out Boy in Brooklyn, TLC in Manhattan, Goo Goo Dolls in Staten Island, and Gavin DeGraw in New Jersey. Hosted by Nick Cannon and Stacy Keibler, the concerts will be presented live nationally on VH1.

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Best of the Bronx: Lehman College/NYC Partnership Inspires Student Filmmakers and Shares Bronx Culture Citywide

November 25, 2013 1:58 pm Art Dept, Journalism, Communication, and Theatre Dept, Multimedia, Multimedia Center, Music Dept, Video

A series of video vignettes promoting the “Best of the Bronx” – produced by Lehman College students and supported by Lehman faculty and industry professionals – is now appearing across New York City.

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Lehman College Kicks Off Three-Day Jazz Festival Nov. 20-22

November 11, 2013 9:39 am Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities, Student Affairs, Students

The Festival brings together middle and high school jazz bands, vocal jazz groups, and Latin jazz ensembles from the area for an impressive three-day jam session.

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Lehman Chamber Players Kick Off New Season Oct. 6

September 25, 2013 10:50 am Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities

The program will include Klughardt’s Schilflieder (Songs of the Reeds) for Oboe, Viola and Piano; Brahms’ Two Songs opus 91 for Baritone, Cello and Piano; a Quintet by Telemann; and Dvorak’s Piano Quartet in E flat Major opus 87.

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Lift Up Your Voice and Sing: Two Lehman Choruses Accepting New Members

August 20, 2013 4:32 pm Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities

Community members may join either chorus.

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Community Band to Present Spring Concert May 19

May 10, 2013 3:56 pm Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities

Titled “Summer’s Coming,” the concert will feature a mix of popular selections for wind band the entire family can enjoy.

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Music Department to Present New Production of ‘Rumpelstiltskin ‘13’

May 3, 2013 4:39 pm Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities, Students

“In writing this play, we found so many themes that resonated deeply within us: the need to be acknowledged and heard, the need for fairness and love..

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Music Dept. to Present Brass Quintet, Music from South India April 18

April 12, 2013 1:49 pm Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities

The Department of Music will present two concerts on Thursday, April 18—the Lehman Brass Quintet at 11 a.m. and “Saxophones & Swaras” at 4 p.m. in the Music Building’s Recital Hall.

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Lehman Woodwind Quintet to Give Free Concert April 14

April 10, 2013 12:27 pm Music Dept

Directed by Lehman Music Professor and oboist Alan Hollander, the ensemble will perform works by Dahl, Handel, Reicha, Ravel, and Arnold, written for flute, oboe, clarinet, French horn, and bassoon.

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Five Lehman Jazz Combos to Perform April 7

March 29, 2013 4:07 pm Music Dept, School of Arts and Humanities

Featured on the program will be a variety of jazz arrangements for various combinations of instruments, including saxophone, guitar, bass, piano and voice.

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