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Art Exhibitions

Sun., Mar. 25 - Sun., Apr. 22
47th Annual Juried Student Art Exhibitions
An exhibition presented by Drake Student Artists. 
      Opening Reception: Sun., Mar. 25 from 1-3pm

Anderson Gallery Information

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

Fri., April 6         Masterclass with Alison J. Feldt, voice, presented by SNATS, 1:30-3pm, Patty and Fred Turner Jazz Center

Fri., April 6         Junior Recital, Erin Besser and Trevor Ross, voice, 7:30pm, Sheslow Auditorium

Sat., April 7         Iowa Clarinet Day, all day, Patty and Fred Turner Jazz Center

Sat., April 7         Civic Music Association presents: Lysander Piano Trio & Charles Neidich, 7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium. General admission charged, student rush tickets available.

Sun., April 8       Senior Recital, Jacob Lemons, Saxophone, 1:30pm, Sheslow Auditorium

Sun., April 8       Junior Recital, David Ryu, cello, 4:30pm, Sheslow Auditorium

Thurs., April 12 Junior Recital, Anna Steenson and Angela Jacksack, cello and piano, 7:30 p.m., Sheslow

Fri., April 13      Senior Recital, Mollie Lawler, mezzo-soprano, 7:30pm, Sheslow Auditorium

Fri., April 13        Patty’s Place Jazz Series presents: Roger Ingram with the Drake Jazz Ensemble I, 7:30 p.m., Patty and Fred Turner Jazz Center. General admission charged, student tickets free.

Sat., April 14       Senior Recital, Dariya Kimmes, musical theatre, 1:30 p.m., Patty and Fred Turner Jazz Center

Sat., April 14     Senior Recital, Hannah Stibbe, musical theatre, 7:30pm, Patty and Fred Turner Jazz Center

Sat., April 14     Senior Recital, Alex Tillinghast, tenor, 7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium

Sun., Apr 15     Senior Recital, Rachael Demaree, bassoon, 1:30pm. Sheslow Auditorium

Sun., Apr 15    Junior Recital, Haley Wilson and Grace Sopko, voice, 4:30pm, Patty and Fred Turner Jazz Center

Sun., Apr 15 Senior Recital, Zack Foster, cello, 7:30pm, Sheslow Auditorium

Mon., April 16   WWI concert/lecture, 7:30pm, Turner Jazz Center

Mon., April 16    Flute Studio Recital, 7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium

Thurs., April 19  Turner Center Jazz Orchestra presents: Artistry in Rhythm – the Music of Stan Kenton, 7:30 p.m., Patty and Fred Turner Jazz Center. General admission charged, student tickets free.

Sat. April 21-22    April 21, 7:30; April 22, 3:00 - Beethoven “Mass in C Major” featuring all four Drake      choruses and a faculty/student orchestra, St. Ambrose Cathedral, 6th Avenue and High Street, Des MoinesTickets are $17 for non-students; $7 for students and can be obtained online at www.drake.edu/choralperformances or at the Drake Fine Arts Box Office, 515.271.2841

Sat., April 21      Senior Recital, Kathleen Gabriel, voice, 1:30pm, Sheslow Auditorium

Sat., April 21, Junior Recital, Emily Brown, Kayla Ferris, Shelby Jensen, musical theatre, 7:30pm, Patty and Fred Turner Jazz Center

Sun., April 22    Senior Recital, Madeline McKeown, musical theatre, 1:30pm, Patty and Fred Turner Jazz Center

Sun., April 22     Recital, Samantha Ohlson, saxophone, 4:30pm, Patty and Fred Turner Jazz Center

Sun., April 22     Masterclass, Miyamoto, piano, 6pm, Sheslow Auditorium

Sun., April 22     Senior Recital, Massimo Monfiletto, voice, 7:30pm, Patty and Fred Turner Jazz Center

Mon., April 23  Guest Recital: Peter Miyamoto, piano, on the Yamaha CFX concert grand; 7:30pm., Sheslow Auditorium; part of the Keys to Excellence Piano Concert Series sponsored by Yamaha, West Music, Civic Music Association, and Drake University. 

Tues., April 24    Drake Wind Symphony Concert, Robert Meunier, conductor, 7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium

Wed., April 25 Combo night, 7pm, Patty and Fred Turner Jazz Center

Thurs., April 26  Drake Jazz Ensemble II Concert, James Romain, director, 7:30 p.m., Patty and Fred Turner Jazz Center

Sat., April 28 -    Des Moines Symphony Orchestra,Masterworks 6: Elgar’s Enigma Variations. Sat. at 7:30,
Sun., April 29      Sun. at 2:30, Civic Center. General admission charged, Student Rush Tickets available.

Sat., April 28     Junior Recital, Mariah Tietjen, saxophone, 1:30pm, Sheslow Auditorium

Sat., April 28, Junior Recital, Hatfield and McVicar, musical theatre, 7:30pm, Sheslow Auditorium

Sun., April 29, Senior Recital, Nevi Zerkle, trombone, 4:30pm, Sheslow Auditorium

Tues., May 1       Drake Symphonic Band Concert, Vincent Kenney, conductor, 7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium

Fri., May 4 - 7       Drake Opera presents: The Magic Flute by W. A. Mozart, Ann Cravero, director., Performing Arts Hall. General admission required.

Sat., May 5        Faculty Recital, Vince Kenney, low brass, 12pm, Sheslow Auditorium

Sat., May 5          Drake Symphony Orchestra Concert, Akira Mori, conductor, 3 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium

Sun., May 6    Junior Recital, Jessica Low, percussion, 4:30pm, Sheslow Auditorium

Sun., May 6       Nicholas Roth's piano studio recital, 7:30pm, Sheslow Auditorium

Mon., May 7       Saxophone Quartet Recital, 7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium

Tues., May 8  Senior Recital, Kaiyan Wang, voice, 7:30pm, Sheslow Auditorium

Tues., May 8       Percussion Ensemble Concert, 7:30 p.m., Performing Arts Hall

Wed., May 9 Junior Recital, Adrienne Stratton, violin, 7:30pm, Sheslow Auditorium

Sat., May 12        Civic Music Association presents: Eighth Blackbird, 7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium. General admission required, student rush tickets available.

Sun., May 13       Des Moines Community Orchestra, 2 p.m., Performing Arts Hall

Sun., May 13       Senior Recital, Pablo Valladares, piano, 7:30 p.m., Sheslow Auditorium

 

 

 

Theatre Productions

Thurs., Apr. 5-Sun., Apr. 8
The Trojan Women
Based on the play by Euripides
Directed by Mirla Criste
7:30 p.m. (Apr. 5-7), 2:00 p.m. (Apr. 8) Performing Arts Hall, Harmon Fine Arts Center
For tickets and more information, please visit www.drake.edu/fineartsboxoffice/

Thurs., May 3-Sun., May 6
A Piece of My Heart
By Shirley Lauro
Directed by TBD
7:30 p.m. (May 3-5), 2:00 p.m. (May 6) Performing Arts Hall, Harmon Fine Arts Center
For tickets and more information, please visit www.drake.edu/fineartsboxoffice/

 

  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


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