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2015-2016 Performances

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Guest Artist Concert: Elizabeth & Raymond Chenault

Thursday, Oct, 22
7 p.m.
Glenn Auditorium
Enjoy an evening of sensitive and exciting artistry by "America's famous duo-organists" Elizabeth and Raymond Chenault.

Kaleidoscope Concert

Saturday, Oct. 24
7 p.m.
Glenn Auditorium
$

Members of the talented Department of Music, anchored by the Concert Choir, celebrate Family Weekend with an entertaining program that’s sure to appeal to audiences of all ages. Student vocalists and instrumentalists shine while sharing their love of music making during this delightful concert.

Community Band Concert

Tuesday, Oct. 27
7 p.m.
Glenn Auditorium

Chamber Choir Concert

Thursday, Oct. 29
7 p.m.
Glenn Auditorium
$
This dynamic group performs beautiful choral melodies in a variety of musical styles. The dynamic ensemble’s extensive repertoire ranges from moving works by Renaissance masters to original arrangements of current pop hits.

Percussion Ensemble Concert

Tuesday, Nov. 3
7 p.m.
Glenn Auditorium

New Music Festival

Thursday, Nov. 12
7 p.m.
Glenn Auditorium
$
Join YHC's Concert Band for an exciting evening of contemporary classical music featuring works by award-winning composers Samuel Hazo and Daniel Perttu, including the premiere of Perttu's "Callanish," a work for clarinet and wind band commissioned by YHC Assistant Professor of Music Dr. Leigh Miller.

Jazz Band Concert

Monday, Nov. 16
7 p.m.
Glenn Auditorium

Guitar Ensemble Concert

Tuesday, Nov. 17
7 p.m.
Susan B. Harris Chapel

Guest Artist Concert: Brandon Hood, '05

Friday, Nov. 20
7 p.m.
Glenn Auditorium
$
Blairsville native and YHC alumnus Brandon Hood, '05, is a popular Nashville songwriter who has worked with some country music's most successful artists. Hood will perform his own compositions in addition to crowd favorites during the College's annual Homecoming.

Christmas at Young Harris Concert

Tuesday, Dec. 1
7 p.m.
Glenn Auditorium
$
YHC’s choral and instrumental ensembles will get into the Christmas spirit at this beloved annual concert. The enchanting evening of seasonal selections will feature the traditional “Hallelujah Chorus,” an uplifting rendition of “O Holy Night” and a magical holiday surprise that’s not to be missed.

The Sounds of Christmas

Friday, Dec. 4
7 p.m.
Sunday, Dec. 6
7 p.m.
Glenn Auditorium
Two great ensembles that sound great together, YHC’s Community Band and the Mountain Community Chorus join forces in a special Christmas program. Get into the holiday spirit with this concert showcasing the collaborative spirit among local musicians, the College and the community.

Faculty Artist Recital

Thursday, Feb. 11
7 p.m.
Susan B. Harris Chapel
YHC Assistant Professor of Music Dr. Leigh Miller, clarinet, and Assistant Professor of Music Dr. Richard Knepp, guitar, present a memorable evening of duets.

Five Grands Fantasia

Thursday, March. 3
7 p.m.
Glenn Auditorium
$
YHC's Piano Ensemble, joined by faculty and staff members, will delight audiences with an exhilerating concert featuring music from classical composers to modern rock artists. Senior music major Courtland Walters, of Stockbridge, will debut his original work, "Leviathan" for five pianos, 20 hands. This special event is sponsored by YHC's Friends of the Arts and all proceeds will benefit FOTA Programming.

Guest Artist Concert: The Los Angeles Guitar Quartet

Friday, March 18
7 p.m.
Rollins Campus Center
$
The Grammy-award winning guitar ensemble known for using nylon string guitars to imitate a variety of instruments is one of the most multifaceted groups in any music genre. Comprised of four uniquely accomplished musicians bringing new energy to the concert stage with programs ranging from Bluegrass to Bach, the quartet's critically acclaimed transcriptions of concert masterworks provide a fresh look at the music of the past, while their interpretations of works from the contemporary and world-music realms continually break new ground.

Concert Band Concert

Tuesday, March 29
7 p.m.
Glenn Auditorium
This performance features YHC Assistant Professor of Music Dr. Leigh Miller, clarinet, and the YHC Clarinet Ensemble.

Guest Artist Concert: 9 String Theory

Thursday, March 31
7 p.m.
Susan B. Harris Chapel
Domra virtuoso Angelina Galashenkova-Reed and award-winning classical guitarist John Huston join forces to create the unique musical collaboration known as 9 String Theory.

Guitar Ensemble Concert

Tuesday, April 5
7 p.m.
Susan B. Harris Chapel

Acapalooza

Friday & Saturday, April 8-9
7 p.m.
Susan B. Harris Chapel
$
Back by popular demand, this audience favorite features a cappella pop song arrangements by YHC faculty and students. The all-male ensemble Compulsive Lyres and all-female group Southern Harmony join forces as the Chamber Choir for a show that's not to be missed.

Percussion Ensemble Concert

Tuesday, April 5
7 p.m.
Glenn Auditorium

Concert Choir Concert

Saturday, April 16
7 p.m.
Glenn Auditorium
$

Jazz Band Concert

Monday, April 18
7 p.m.
Glenn Auditorium

Mountain Community Chorus Concert

Friday, April 29
7 p.m.

Sunday, May 1
3 p.m.

Glenn Auditorium

Pops on the Plaza

Tuesday, May 3
7 p.m.
The Plaza
The Community Band presents its highly anticipated outdoor spring concert. The community is invited to gather lawn chairs and blankets and make plans to enjoy a memorable evening of familiar musical favorites.


TICKET INFORMATION
Some events (marked $) require payment for admission by the general public. Admission to music events, when required, is $5 for adults and free for students and children 12 and under. Tickets for music events are available at the door.