Tag: middlebury college

Opening Reception: An Invitation to Awe

June 25, 2024

After several years in the works, the MCMA is excited to present “An Invitation to Awe,” curated by Professor of the History of Art and Architecture Katy Smith-Abbott in collaboration with her students and colleagues. In this exhibition, older paintings and prints are displayed in conversation with contemporary objects, scientific… Read More

Duo Ondine; Four-hands Piano Duet

June 16, 2024

Duo Ondine is a French-Italian four-hands piano duet born in Geneva, Switzerland in 2014. Ten years later, its refined and virtuosic programs and highly sensitive playing continue to delight international audiences. Specializing in French and Slavic repertoires, Juliette Aridon-Kociolek and Clémentine Dubost present programs including Debussy, Ravel, Dukas, Saint-Saëns, Dvorak,… Read More

Blues Night at the Ralph

May 16, 2024

Join us for an exhilarating evening of blues music at the Ralph Myhre Golf Course! Hosted on the scenic Tavern on the Tee patio, this monthly event showcases some of the finest musicians from our local and regional communities. Mark your calendars for every third Wednesday to enjoy a night… Read More

Hirschfield Thursdays – Mambar Pierette

April 18, 2024

MAMBAR PIERRETTE, a free-spirited seamstress navigates poverty and patriarchy in the Cameroonian city of Douala. Cameroon/Belgium – 2023 – 93 minutes – A Film by Rosine Mbakam. Join us outside Dana to celebrate with pizza and popcorn at 6:30 PM. Read More

Visual Intelligence

March 18, 2024

Amy Herman, founder of “The Art of Perception” and author of “Visual Intelligence” and “Fixed,” is a lawyer and art historian who uses works of art to sharpen observation, analysis, and communication skills. By showing people how to look closely at painting, sculpture, and photography, she helps them hone their… Read More

Rondo through the Ages

March 18, 2024

Come celebrate the string quartet performance of student Amelia Grosskopf’s (’24) capstone senior project, an exploration of stylistic transformation across string quartet works spanning the 18th-20th centuries. This hour-long concert will feature works by Scarlatti, Haydn, Schubert, Smetana, Debussy, and Bartok, as well as original solo viola interludes that stylistically… Read More

Middlebury College Orchestra

March 18, 2024

The MCO is a full symphony orchestra that explores the exciting, dynamic repertoire for orchestra of the last two and a half centuries, from Bach and Mozart to Adams and Lutoslawski. Watch the livestream of the performance here . Read More

Orlando

March 17, 2024

Play by Sarah Ruhl, adapted from the original by Virginia Woolf. Directed by Claudio Medeiros. A young nobleman is drawn into a love affair with Queen Elizabeth I. For a time, life at court is interesting enough, but Orlando yearns for something more. As he strives to make his way as… Read More

Storytelling in Chinese Music from the Ancient Past through Modern Times

March 17, 2024

In this presentation, master pipa player Gao Hong will introduce the audience to the storytelling aspects of Chinese music spanning the ages through 2000-year-old traditional pipa music and 21-century new music formats. She will open her presentation with a performance of traditional pipa music, including a 100-year-old piece that was… Read More

The Architecture of Music

March 17, 2024

Grammy Award-winning composer and conductor, Eric Whitacre, is among today’s most popular musicians. His works are programmed worldwide and his ground-breaking Virtual Choirs have united over 100,000 singers from more than 145 countries. In this lecture, Eric will discuss his music and process through the lens of Architecture, exploring how the… Read More

Small Island Big Song

February 23, 2024

Small Island Big Song is a multi-platform project uniting the seafaring cultures of the Pacific and Indian Oceans, a region at the frontline of the climate crisis. Indigenous artists come together with filmmakers and poets to present irresistible oceanic grooves and soulful island ballads collected across 16 countries, all guided… Read More

Winter Carnival Ice Show

February 22, 2024

The show is presented by the Middlebury College Figure Skating Club and the Middlebury Figure Skating Club.  Come enjoy a “Blast from the Past” with music and culture from the 1960s. Concessions will be available.  Kenyon Arena is fully accessible. Entry is $6 at the door or ahead of time through the Middlebury… Read More