2020-21 Virtual Concerts

Welcome to our Virtual Celebration of Sounds!

On this page we offer a variety of exciting Virtual Concerts from the 2020-21 season. We hope that they bring you a sense of connectedness and joy until we can all gather again under the same roof to enjoy a concert! With anticipation, we look forward to this Fall in hopes that we will offer in-person concerts again. Sign up TODAY for our E-CALENDAR CLUB to receive announcements and all the latest information.

Fall 2020 Virtual Concerts

“CELLIOLA & FRIENDS” with Cynthia Fogg, viola; Tom Flaherty, cello & friends Melissa Givens, soprano; Scott Graff, baritone; Joti Rockwell, mandolin & mandola; Genevieve Feiwen Lee, piano performing music by Flaherty, Oliver Dubon, Karl Kohn and Eric Moe || The “Celliola & Friends” program

“OF DREAMS, DANCE AND SPIRIT” with pianist Genevieve Feiwen Lee performing music by Juhi Bansal, Margaret Bonds, Gao Ping, Fanny Mendelssohn, Karen Tanaka, Zenobia Powell Perry and Joshua Uzoigwe || The “Of Dreams, Dance and Spirit” program

“OUT OF THE SHADOWS: ART SONGS BY BLACK COMPOSERS” with Melissa Givens, soprano; Genevieve Feiwen Lee, piano performing music by Coleridge-Taylor, Price, Powell Perry and others || The “Out of the Shadows” program
 


Spring 2021 Virtual Concerts

ENSEMBLES IN PERFORMANCE selections by some of the Department’s student ensembles from Spring 2021.
~ Pomona College Balinese Gamelan Ensemble, Giri Kusuma performing Bapang Selisir, I Nyoman Wenten, director
~ Pomona College Choir performing Sing Gently by Eric Whitacre and Angel Band arr. Shawn Kirchner, Donna M. Di Grazia, conductor
~ Pomona College Glee Club's Spring 2021 Concert, Donna M. Di Grazia, conductor || The Glee Club program
~ Pomona College Orchestra performing Give Up to Grow by William Appleton ’14, Eric Lindholm, conductor
 

“LOVE’S JOYS, LIFE’S SHADOWS: SONGS AMONG FRIENDS” featuring soprano Melissa Givens and friends Genevieve Feiwen Lee, piano; Joti Rockwell, mandolin; Sara Parkins, violin; Maggie Parkins, cello performing music by Mark Buller, John L. Cornelius II, Kurt Erickson, Jennifer Hidgon and Ottorino Respighi. || The “Love’s Joys” program
 

“DANCING IN BREATHTAKING BEATS” featuring Genevieve Feiwen Lee and Jennie Jung, pianos in a program spotlighting the breadth of two-piano sonorities in their delicately balanced gentle pulses, poetically romantic lines and energetically charged chords with music by John Adams, Mary Ellen Childs, Astor Piazzolla and Robert Schumann. || The “Dancing in Breathtaking Beats” program
 

“USSACHEVSKY FESTIVAL OF ELECTRO ACOUSTIC MUSIC: A RETROSPECTIVE” Festival director Tom Flaherty curated this year's festival with excerpts from past festivals by Mari Kimura (2019), Brendon Randall-Myers P’09 (2016), Eric Moe (2012), Zeena Parkins (2018) and Luigi Nono (2008); with performances Mari Kumura (violin), Invisible Anatomy, Eric Moe (synthesizer), Maggie Parkins (cello) and Lucy Shelton P’65 (soprano).  || The Ussachevsky Festival program