Art Exhibitions

Fri., Dec. 2 – Fri., Feb. 10
Art3: mentore/faculty/mentoree
An exhibition of recent work by Drake University Department of Art & Design faculty members alongside work by their respected mentors and inspired mentorees.

Sun, Feb. 19 – Fri. Mar. 24
46th Annual Student Juried Exhibition

Sun Feb. 19
Opening Reception: 2:00 p.m.

2016/2017 Anderson Gallery Lecture Series

Anderson Gallery Information

January Term Hours:

*The gallery will be closed from Dec. 17 through Jan. 10 for the winter break.

Jan. 10-13: noon-4:00 p.m.
Jan. 17-20: noon-4:00 p.m. 
Jan. 24: resume regular gallery hours 

Regular Hours:

Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday: 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Thursday: 12:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.

The Gallery is closed on Mondays.

 

All exhibitions are free and open to the public


Musical Performances

*****THIS CONCERT HAS BEEN CANCELLED*****
Mon., Jan. 23
Guest Recital, Quentin Kim, piano, on the Yamaha CFX concert grand
7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium
*This concert is part of the Keys to Excellence Piano Series, created to raise awareness of Drake’s fundraising efforts for the purchase of 70 brand new Yamaha pianos for the music department. Keys to Excellence features internationally acclaimed artists performing on the magnificent Yamaha CFX concert grand. Sponsored by Yamaha, West Music, Civic Music Association, and Drake University. For more information, contact Nicholas Roth at (515) 321-5947 or nicholas.roth@drake.edu.
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Tue., Jan. 24
Guest Recital, Iowa National Guard Woodwind Quintet
7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium

Fri., Jan. 27
Edwin Earle Ferguson Event presents: Katharine Goeldner, mezzo-soprano, and Eric McEnnaney, piano
7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium
For additional information please visit www.drake.edu/fergusonevent

Tue., Jan. 31
Drake Jazz Honor Band Festival Concert, featuring the Drake Jazz I Ensemble
7:00 p.m., Performing Arts Hall. Admission charged.
For additional information, please visit http://www.drake.edu/music/educatorresources/drakeuniversityhonorjazzbandfestival/

*****THIS CONCERT HAS BEEN CANCELLED*****
Wed., Feb. 1

Guest Recital, Vitaliy Revyakin, tenor
7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium
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Thur., Feb. 2
Andrey Annenkov, piano
7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium

Tue., Feb. 7
Guest Recital, American Liszt Society Iowa Chapter, featuring Drake faculty and students
7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium

Fri., Feb. 10
Faculty Recital, Leanne Freeman-Miller, soprano, and Michellle Havlik-Jergens, piano
7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium

Sat., Feb. 11
Guest Recital, John Cummins, saxophone
4:30 p.m., Patty and Fred Turner Jazz Center

Sun., Feb. 12
Faculty Recital, Leslie Marrs, flute
4:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium

Sun., Feb. 12
Studio Recital, Double Reeds
7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium

Thur., Feb. 16
Guest Recital, Stephen Swanson, baritone, with Ann DuHamel, piano
7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium

Fri., Feb. 17
Drake Student Honors Recital
7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium

Sat., Feb. 18
Guest Recital, David Gompper, piano, and Wolfgang David, violin
7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium

Sun., Feb. 19
Guest Recital, Royce Wolf, piano
1:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium

Sun., Feb. 19
Faculty Recital, James Romain, saxophone
4:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium

Sun., Feb. 26
Drake Wind Symphony, Robert Meunier, conductor
1:30 p.m., Performing Arts Hall

Sun., Feb. 26
Drake Chorale Concert, Linda Vanderpool, director, featuring ensembles from the University of Northern Iowa and Eagan High School
3:00 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium

Sun., Feb. 26
Faculty Recital, Dana Sloter, clarinet
7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium

Mon., Feb. 27
Guest Recital, Erik Anderson, cello
7:30 p.m., Patty and Fred Turner Jazz Center

Tue., Feb. 28
Drake Choir and Chamber Choir Pre-Tour Concert, Aimee Beckmann-Collier, conductor
7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium

Fri., Mar. 3
Jordan Concert Series presents: Robert Chen, violin
7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium

Mon., Mar. 6
Guest Recital, Alan Chow, piano
7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium
*This concert is part of the Keys to Excellence Piano Series, created to raise awareness of Drake’s fundraising efforts for the purchase of 70 brand new Yamaha pianos for the music department. Keys to Excellence features internationally acclaimed artists performing on the magnificent Yamaha CFX concert grand. Sponsored by Yamaha, West Music, Civic Music Association, and Drake University. For more information, contact Nicholas Roth at (515) 321-5947 or nicholas.roth@drake.edu.

Tue., Mar. 7
Drake Symphonic Band, Robert Schwartz, conductor
7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium

Wed., Mar. 8 
Drake Symphony Orchestra, Akira Mori, conductor
7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium

Thur., Mar. 9
Patty’s Place Jazz Series presents: Dick Oatts
7:30 p.m., Patty and Fred Turner Jazz Center
$20 admission; visit www.drake.edu/pattysplace for tickets

Theatre Productions

Thur., Jan. 19 – Sat., Jan. 21
Cabaret
, book by Joe Masteroff, music by John Kander, lyrics by Fred Ebb 
7:30 p.m. (Jan. 19–21), 2:00 p.m. (Jan 21); William S. E. Coleman Studio Theatre 
Free, ticketed admission. For details see www.drake.edu/fineartsboxoffice/

Thur., Feb. 23 - Sun., Feb. 26
‘Night Mother by Marsha Norman, student directed by Justin Tomer 
7:30 p.m. (Feb. 23 and 25), 2:00 p.m. (Feb. 26)
in repertory with Becky Shaw, by Gina Gionfriddo, student directed by Zach Decker
7:30 p.m. (Feb. 24 and 26), 2 p.m. (Feb. 25);William S. E. Coleman Studio Theatre
$7 adults, $5 seniors; $2 with Drake Card; visit www.drake.edu/fineartsboxoffice for tickets

  Harmon Fine Arts Center Box Office Hours:

Monday - Friday, noon - 6:00 p.m. 
Saturday and Sunday, noon - 4:00 p.m.
515-271-3841


University News
January 13, 2017
A new grant will help Drake University enhance current and future service projects in Southern Belize.
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