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Stories Tagged ‘Blair Concert Series’

Vanderbilt Harp Ensemble, Dec. 2

Tuesday, December 2 8 p.m., Steve & Judy Turner Recital Hall Marian Shaffer, director Nine harps on stage at the same time? A surfeit of sweet sounds from our superb student harpists.

Posted on Thursday, November 20, 2014 in , ,


Sankofa African drum and dance, Dec. 3

Wednesday, December 3 8 p.m., Ingram Hall Gyane Kwame Ahima, director Vanderbilt’s acclaimed African drum and dance ensemble provides adventure in rhythm, movement and music. Take a few hours and escape to another land!

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Blair Student Chamber Ensembles, Dec. 3

Wednesday, December 3 8 p.m., Steve & Judy Turner Recital Hall A musical potpourri for a mixture of chamber ensembles, including string, woodwind and brass instruments. Blair collegiate students perform familiar masterworks as well as rare and new chamber music gems.

Posted on Thursday, November 20, 2014 in , ,


Blair Big Band and Nashville Jazz Orchestra, Dec. 4

Thursday, December 4 8 p.m., Ingram Hall TICKETED EVENT Ryan Middagh, director of Blair Big Band Jim Williamson, director of Nashville Jazz Orchestra A winter jazz showcase combining the talents of our own Blair Big Band with resident professional ensemble the Nashville Jazz Orchestra. Warm up the cold nights with some cool, hot jazz! Presented…

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Nashville Youth Repertory Orchestra, Youth Strings Orchestras and Reading Orchestra, Dec. 9

Tuesday, December 9 7:30 p.m., Ingram Hall Craig Madole director of Nashville Youth Repertory Orchestra Celeste Holbrook Tuten director of Youth Strings Orchestras and Reading Orchestra

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Blair Precollege Scholarship Recitals, Dec. 10, 11 and 13

Blair Precollege Scholarship Recitals Wednesday, December 10 – 6 p.m. Thursday, December 11 – 6 p.m. Saturday, December 13 – 5 p.m. Steve & Judy Turner Recital Hall Our best high school performers present three varied programs of solo pieces. Strings, piano, brass and woodwinds perform works that range from Baroque to modern. Please come…

Posted on Thursday, November 20, 2014 in , , ,


Acclaimed Costa Rican trumpeter Jose Sibaja in residence Feb. 9-11

Guest Artist Residency Jose Sibaja, trumpet Monday, February 9 2:15-3:15 p.m. Brass chamber music coaching, location TBD Tuesday, February 10 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Work with the Blair Big Band, Instrumental Rehearsal Hall 1:10-2:25 p.m. Trumpet master class, Steve & Judy Turner Recital Hall Wednesday, February 11 7-8 p.m. Recital, Choral Hall Jose Sibaja is one…

Posted on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 in , , , ,


Vanderbilt Steel Bands celebrates 10 years of amazing island sounds, Dec. 1

Monday, December 1 8 p.m., Ingram Hall Mat Britain, director Celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Vanderbilt Steel Bands program with a musical trip to the beach! Let the Vanderbilt Steel Bands take you on an island cruise — calypso, reggae, soca, and maybe even a holiday tune or two! In addition to the usual…

Posted on Monday, November 17, 2014 in , , ,


Curb Youth Symphony, featuring Chloe Harvel, Jenna Mangum, Kaili Wang and David Bender, March 9

Curb Youth Symphony Carol Nies, director Monday, March 9 8 p.m., Ingram Hall The Curb Youth Symphony performs works by Tchaikovsky, Mozart and Rossini, with featured soloists Chloe Harvel, Jenna Mangum and Kaili Wang on violin and David Bender on cello.

Posted on Monday, November 17, 2014 in , , , ,


Curb Youth Symphony, May 4

Monday, May 4 7:30 p.m., Ingram Hall Curb Youth Symphony Carol Nies, director Presented with gratitude to the Valere Blair Potter Trust for its generous support of the Blair School

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