Students in Curtain Call, a Lynchburg College music theatre performing group, will present a unique concert of never-before-heard music at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, April 29, in Dillard Theatre. The concert features songs that the theatre department commissioned from songwriters in New York City, giving students the opportunity to premiere a song without basing their performance on other artists’ interpretations.
Pianist Ray Luck will perform a concert honoring artist Pierre Daura at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 23, in Sydnor Performance Hall in University of Lynchburg’s Schewel Hall. He also will conduct a master class in Sydnor Performance Hall at 1 p.m. Both the master class and concert are free and open to the public. Dr. […]
University of Lynchburg’s annual Night at the Movies concert will bring audiences into the cockpit for a lesson on the history of aviation through film and music. The Wind Symphony and Orchestra and Community Big Band will present “Taming the Perilous Skies: The History of Aviation Through Music” at 7:30 p.m. on February 21, 22, […]
When he was a University of Lynchburg student, John Pastorius ’13 amazed his peers and professors with his upbeat attitude, talent, and excellent memory. Blind since birth, he memorized all the music for his senior recital. Now he is an entrepreneur running his own piano tuning business in Alexandria, Virginia. Pastorius began playing the piano […]
Nine Lynchburg College students will take the stage with professional performers this weekend when Opera on the James opens a 1960s-themed rendition of the Mozart opera “Don Giovanni.”
Lynchburg College will host its first Community Strings Concert in Snidow Chapel at 7:30 p.m. on October 19. Joe Nigro, professor of violin and viola and artist-in-residence at Lynchburg, will orchestrate the performance.
University of Lynchburg music groups are preparing to celebrate the holiday season with a concert series featuring returning favorites and new features. The LC Concert Choir and Choral Union will kick off the series of events with a winter concert on Friday, December 2, at 7:30 p.m. Doors open at 7:15 p.m. No tickets are […]
The Dillard Theatre stage has been transformed into the cruise ship AMERICA, and the cast, crew, and orchestra are prepared to set sail for three performances of Cole Porter’s musical “Anything Goes.” The show opens to the public Thursday evening at 7:30. Performances will be held Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. “Anything Goes” is […]
A renovation in the summer of 2016 will provide an updated look and greater versatility to the chapel while improving the performance of the organ. The renovations will be complete in time for a series of events to celebrate the chapel’s 50th anniversary.
Alice Watson ’90 has a long legacy in teaching and deep roots in Campbell County. She was a student at Campbell County’s Rustburg High School when she decided to attend University of Lynchburg. After teaching music in another school division for about 16 years, she finally returned to her home county a decade ago. Now […]