Music Department Kicks Off Winter Quarter With "Back to Bass-ics"


Music Department Kicks Off Winter Quarter With "Back to Bass-ics"
The Cal Poly Pomona Salsa Ensemble will perform a Noon Hour Concert on March 2 in the University Quad.

Lecturer Bill Schlitt will direct the Kellogg Percussion Ensemble on March 9 in the University Theatre Breezeway.

The Music department presents a Winter 2004 season of salsa, jazz, gospel, choir and more. The quarter opens with ?Back to Bass-ics? featuring assistant professor Janine Riveire on contrabass and accompanist Janet Noll on piano. The performance will be on Saturday, Jan. 24, at 7 p.m. in the Music Recital Hall. Tickets are $7.

Other performances this winter:

  • Friday, Jan. 30 ? The Charles Lindsley Memorial Vocal Scholarship Fundraiser, this year titled ?Old Favorites & New Loves,? will be directed by professor Susan Burns and accompanist Janet Noll on piano in the Music Recital Hall. The performance begins at 8 p.m. and tickets are $7.
  • Thursday, Feb. 5 ? The Music Hour ?Winter Showcase? will be free to all in the Music Recital Hall at noon.
  • Tuesday, Feb. 17 ? Lecturer Kay Pech will direct the Cal Poly Pomona String Ensemble?s production of ?Corelli: A 350 Year Legacy? in the Music Recital Hall. The performance begins at 8 p.m. and tickets are $7.
  • Thursday, Feb. 19 ? Professor Dave Grasmick will direct the Digital Music Series in the CLA Technopolis Courtyard at noon as part of the Noon Hour Concert series. Admission is free.
  • Thursday, Feb. 26 ? Professor Dave Grasmick will direct the Digital Music Series in the Music Recital Hall. The performance begins at 8 p.m. and tickets are $7.
  • Tuesday, March 2 ? The Cal Poly Pomona Salsa Ensemble will perform a Noon Hour Concert in the University Quad. Lecturer Gustavo Gil will direct. Admission is free.
  • Friday, March 5 ? Lecturer Matthew Elgart and assistant professor Peter Yates will perform as a Guitar Duo in the Music Recital Hall. The performance begins at 8 p.m. and tickets are $7.
  • Tuesday, March 9 ? Lecturer Bill Schlitt will direct the Kellogg Percussion Ensemble in the University Theatre Breezeway as part of the Noon Hour Concert series. Admission is free.
  • Tuesday, March 9 ? Professor Dave Kopplin will direct the Cal Poly Pomona Jazz Band in the Music Recital Hall. The performance begins at 8 p.m. and tickets are $7.
  • Wednesday, March 10 ? The Cal Poly Pomona Concert Band will perform ?In Concert? directed by lecturer Buddy Clements in the Music Recital Hall. The performance begins at 8 p.m. and tickets are $7.
  • Thursday, March 11 ? Professor Iris Levine will direct the University Concert Choir & Kellogg Chamber Singers in the United Church of Christ Congregational in Claremont. The performance begins at 8 p.m. and tickets are $7.
  • Friday, March 12 ? Professor Peter Yates will direct the Cal Poly Pomona Guitar Ensemble in ?Tempos & Techniques? in the Music Recital Hall. The performance begins at 8 p.m. and tickets are $7.
  • Saturday, March 13 ? The Cal Poly Pomona Gospel Choir will present ?Gospel Jubilation? in the Music Recital Hall. Lecturer Bobby Laird will direct. The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. and tickets are $7.

Please confirm events before attending. For more information about music events, call Teresa Kelly at (909) 869-3554.