Friday Noon Concert Series

Spring 2023 Series

The Friday Noon Concert Series is jointly sponsored by the Pomona and Scripps Colleges Departments of Music

All concerts start promptly at 12:15 p.m.
All performances are held in Balch Auditorium on the Scripps College campus except Cornucopia Baroque Ensemble, which will be held on the Pomona College campus. More info below.

1/27 – Genevieve Feiwen Lee (Pomona), piano; Todor Pelev (Pomona), violin
Music by Beethoven, Grażyna Bacewicz, and Barbara Heller

2/3 – Con Gioia, Preethi de Silva (Scripps), director
Inspired by Goethe: Lieder by Schubert, Fanny and Felix Mendelssohn, Mozart, Reichardt, Zelter, and others  ^

CANCELED: 2/10 – Anne Harley (Scripps), soprano; Mari Kawamura, piano; Steve Thachuk, guitar
New music by Eric Ulman, Moshe Shulman, Akira Miyoshi, Yii Kah Hoe, and Aida Shirazi

2/17 – Jennie Jung (Pomona/Scripps) and Kyungmi Kim (Scripps) piano
Duets for Piano Four Hands by Mozart, Ravel, and Piazzolla

2/24 – Francisco Castillo (Pomona), oboe; Carolyn Beck (Pomona), bassoon; Kathryn Nevin, clarinet
Music by Jenni Brandon, Deon Nielsen Price, Adrienne Albert, and Cécile Chaminade

3/3 – Dhiren Panikker (Scripps), piano
Music by Jimmy Van Huesen


3/24 – Cornucopia Baroque Ensemble: Alfred Cramer (Pomona), violin; Roger Lebow, violoncello; Graydon Beeks (Pomona), harpsichord
Music by Johann Phillip Krieger, Pietro Locatelli, and others

CANCELLED: 4/7 – Gayle Blankenburg (Pomona), piano
Music by Florent Schmitt

4/14 – Trio Euphoria: Rachel Huang (Scripps), violin; Cynthia Fogg (Pomona), viola; Thomas Flaherty (Pomona), cello
Beethoven: Trio in C Minor, op. 9, no. 3

4/21 – Michaela Kelly (Scripps), soprano; Amelia Hammond (Scripps), piano
Music by Tom Cipullo and Joseph Marx

4/28 – Genevieve Feiwen Lee (Pomona), piano; Sara Parkins, violin
Music by Beethoven and Gao Ping

5/5 – Rachel Rudich (Pomona), shakuhachi; Kozue Matsumoto, koto
Music by Japanese composers of the 20th and 21st centuries

We look forward to seeing you soon!
• Doors open at 12 noon
• Admission is free and open to the public
• Food is not permitted in the concert halls
• All artists and programs subject to change


^ Co-sponsored by the Harper Lectureship Fund at Scripps College

For more information call 909-607-3266 or
Balch Auditorium, Scripps College
1030 Columbia Ave
Claremont CA 91711