Spring 2013 Special Events

SCCC Guitar Ensemble Concert
Monday, April 29, 2013, 7:30 p.m., Lally Mohawk Room. Free.

SCCC Jazz Ensemble, SCCC Percussion Ensemble and SCCC Jazz Combo
Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 7:30 p.m., Taylor Auditorium. Free.

SCCC Chorus and Vocal Chamber Ensemble
Monday, May 6, 2013, 7:30 p.m., Taylor Auditorium. Free.

SCCC Chamber Winds Ensemble
Tuesday, May 7, 2013, 7:30 p.m., Taylor Auditorium. Free.

SCCC Wind Ensemblee
Friday, May 10, 2013, 7:30 p.m., Taylor Auditorium. Free.

Capital Region Wind Ensemble, Barn Dance
Sunday, June 9, 2013, 3:00 p.m., Taylor Auditorium Tickets: $8-general admission; $6-non-SCCC students; free for SCCC students. Please call 518-381-1231.


Past Events

Performance by Paul Quigley, Guitar
Tuesday, February 12, 2013, 7:30 p.m., Taylor Auditorium. Free.
Paul Quigley has performed with the Glens Falls Symphony, the College of Saint Rose Camerata, and at the Saratoga Arts Center Theatre, Troy Music Hall,The Riverside Church Christ Chapel series, Bowdoin College Summer Chamber Music Festival, Lang Concert Hall at Hunter College, The Spanish Institute, Shakespeare & Company, and the Oberwald Concert Series in Basel, Switzerland.

Guest Artist John Kamitsuka, piano
Friday, February 22, 2013, 7:30 p.m., Taylor Auditorium. Free.

I Can't Believe You Asked That! When P.C. Is B.S. with Phillip Milano
Tuesday, February 26, 2013, 6:30 p.m., Stockade Building 101. Free.
Ever wondered something about someone of another race, gender or culture but were too afraid to ask? National-recognized diversity expert Milano brings his no-holds-barred program to SCCC.

SCCC Concert Brass
Wednesday, February 27, 2013, 7:30 p.m., Taylor Auditorium. Free.
The SCCC Music Faculty Brass Quintet performs music of Malcolm Arnold, Victor Ewald, Ralph Vaughan Williams and Ludwig Mauer. Members of the SCCC Concert Brass are Allyson Keyser and Peter Bellino, trumpets; Virginia Fossner, horn; William Meckley, trombone; and Michael Meidenbauer, bass trombone.

Behind the Swoosh: Sweatshops and Social Justice with Jim Keady
Monday, March 4, 2013, 7:00 p.m., Stockade Building 101. Free.
Jim Keady was a soccer coach with the St. John's University Red Storm, the NCAA "Division One" National Champions, when he stood up against Nike and their sweatshops and lost his job for doing so. Since then, he has made ending sweatshop labor his life mission. He shares his stories of living with Nike's factory workers and his decade long effort to end sweatshop abuses. He also shows audience members what they can do to get involved and join this fight for justice.

SCCC Faculty Recital: Matthew Billie, Classical Guitar, with Brett L. Wery, woodwinds
Tuesday, March 5, 2013, 7:30 p.m., Taylor Auditorium. Free.
Music for guitar and woodwinds featuring works by Ivanovic and Piazzolla.

SCCC Chamber Music Series- Finger Lakes Guitar Quartet
Thursday March 7, 2013, 7:30 p.m., Taylor Auditorium. Free.

School of Music presents Artist-in-Residence featuring New Century Saxophone Quartet
Thursday, March 21, 2013, 7:30 p.m., Taylor Auditorium. Free. (This event was rescheduled from Tuesday, March 19, due to inclement weather.)

Capital Region Wind Ensemble, Classic Quotes featuring Special Guest James Houlik, saxophone
Sunday, March 24, 2013, 3:00 p.m., Taylor Auditorium
Tickets: $8-general admission; $6-non-SCCC students; free for SCCC students. Please call 518-381-1231.

The SCCC Players perform A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare Read the story!
Wednesday, April 10, 2013, 7:30 p.m. Free for all.
Thursday, April 11, 2013, 7:30 p.m.
Friday, April 12, 2013, 1:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 13, 2013, 7:30 p.m. In the fantasy forests of ancient Thebes, all manner of faerie and mortal lovers are matched and mismatched and matched yet again. This classic comedy starts with discord and ends with the theatrical celebration of marriage and love. Lively language and physical farce make this a treat for anyone. Tickets: $5-general admission; $3-seniors/non-SCCC students; free for SCCC students, faculty, staff and alumni.

Empire Jazz Orchestra Masters Series featuring Claudio Roditi, trumpet
Tuesday, April 16, 2013, 8:00 p.m., Taylor Auditorium
Tickets: $20-general admission; $6-non-SCCC students; free for SCCC students.

Alumni Wind Ensemble Concert
Tuesday, April 23, 2013, 7:30 p.m., Taylor Auditorium. Free.
Directed by Professor Brett Wery, this exciting concert will feature an ensemble comprised of School of Music alumni from the past 20 years with an Alumni Jazz Combo featuring Keith Pray (saxophone), Bob Halek (drums), Kevin Grudecki (guitar), and Lou Smaldone (bass). Program includes Ralph Hays' Lux Laureate (commissioned to celebrate SCCC's 40th anniversary), Brett Wery's Grendel Suite (written for the SCCC Wind Ensemble) and Frank Ticheli's Blue Shades, featuring alumni Michele Von Haugg (above) on clarinet.

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For more information, please contact the SCCC Public Relations Office at pr@sunysccc.edu or 518-381-1250.

Events are free unless otherwise noted. Sponsored by Student Government Association and Community and Cultural Events Committee.

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