2017

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String Ensemble Concert
Monday, Nov. 20, 2017 @7:30 | Puckett Auditorium

The Florida College Fine Arts Deparment is pleased to present the fall String Ensemble Concert. Come and join these talented students for an evening of music and culture.

Jazz Concert
Monday, Nov. 13, 2017 @7:30 | Puckett Auditorium

Join Brian Rainwater and the Florida College Jazz Band as they perform a wide array of "fun" music, from jazz to swing to blues.  There is sure to be something for everyone.

Chorus Concert
Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017 @7:30| Hutchinson Auditorium

Come and join the Florida College Chorus for their fall concert. Enjoy an evening of sacred and secular music. 

Music Departmental
Monday, Nov. 6, 2017 @5:00| Puckett Auditorium

Open to the public and at no cost, the Florida College Music Departmental is a monthly recital featuring music majors and other students taking private lessons.  One week you may hear three vocalists, two pianists and a flautist and another week you may hear a piano duet, a french horn and various percussionists.  Either way, it's an enjoyable time to hear the progress of some of our award winning music students.

Faculty Recital Series: Dr. Nancy Barlar and Mr. Adam Booher
Monday, Oct. 30, 2017 @7:30| Puckett Auditorium

Dr. Nancy Barlar and Mr. Adam Booher are superb performers, and are joining forces to bring an exciting faculty recital. Come and enjoy this free concert of classic clarinet and piano repertoire.

Wind Ensemble Concert
Monday, Oct. 16, 2017 @7:30 | Hutchinson Auditorium

The Florida College Fine Arts deparment hosts the Wind Ensemble in Concert. Join our diverse student talent as they perform this exciting and engaging program.

Music Departmental
Monday, Oct. 2, 2017 @5:00 | Puckett Auditorium

Open to the public and at no cost, the Florida College Music Departmental is a monthly recital featuring music majors and other students taking private lessons.  One week you may hear three vocalists, two pianists and a flautist and another week you may hear a piano duet, a french horn and various percussionists.  Either way, it's an enjoyable time to hear the progress of some of our award winning music students.

Too Much Lights Make the Baby Go Blind
Septeber 30 and October 2, 2017 | Puckett Auditorium

The longest running show in Chicago, Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind is a crowd pleaser. Join the Floirda College Footlighters are they attempt to fit 30 2-minutes plays into a single hour, with the show changing every night. Click here for tickets.  

Guest Artist Series: Dr. Carlos Audi and Ms. Linnea Norsworthy
Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017  @7:30 | Puckett Auditorium

Come and join the Florida College Fine Arts Department for the guest concert of Dr. Carlos Audi and Linnea Norsworthy. Dr. Audi and Ms. Norsworthy have worked with Florida College students for years, and now offer the unique opportunity to hear these skilled musicains in performance.

Senior Recital- Mr. Trevor Mikell, with Ms. Ellen Perkins 
Friday, Apr. 21 @ 7:30, 2017 | Puckett Auditorium

Join the Florida College Fine Arts department as we host Mr. Trevor Mikell in his senior voice recital. The senior recital is the capstone requirement for music majors, showing mastery of their instrument of focus. The recital will also feature Ms. Ellen Perkins in fullfilment of her Barrier recital requirement.

Music Department Voice Recital
Thursday, Apr. 20 @ 7:00, 2017 | Puckett Auditorium

Instrumental Recital
Monday, Apr. 17 @ 7:30 , 2017| Puckett Auditorium

Join the Florida College Fine Arts department as we host our year-end instrumental recitals.

Senior Recital- Ms. Sarah Sutherland 
Friday, Apr. 14 @ 7:30, 2017 | Puckett Auditorium

Join the Florida College Fine Arts department as we host Ms. Sarah Sutherland in her senior piano recital. The senior recital is the capstone requirement for music majors, showing mastery of their instrument of focus.

Chamber Singers in Concert
Thursday, Apr. 13 @ 7:30, 2017| Puckett Auditorium

Join Tim Moore and the Florida College Chamber Singers as they present an eclectic concert of chamber choral music.  Highlighting this concert will be the five works that the group will be performing in competition this summer at the International Anton Bruckner Choir Competition and Festival in Linz, Austria.

String Ensemble Concert 
Tuesday, Apr. 11, 2017  @ 7:30 | Puckett Auditorium

Join the Florida College Fine Arts department as we host the String Ensemble in concert.

Jazz Concert
Monday, Apr. 10, 2017 @ 7:30 | Puckett Auditorium

Join Brian Rainwater and the Florida College jazz band as they perform a wide array of "fun" music, from jazz to swing to blues.  There is sure to be something for everyone.

Senior Recital - Mrs. Kaylee Manning, with Ms. Natalia Restrepo 
Friday, March 31, 2017 @ 8:00 | Puckett Auditorium

Join Mrs. Kaylee Manning as she presents her Senior Recital.  The senior recital is the capstone requirement for music majors, representing the music they have learned and showing mastery of their instrument of focus.
Ms. Natalia Restrepo will also be performing required music for the completition of her Barrier Recital requirement.

Music Departmental 
Tuesday, Mar. 28, 2017 @ 5:00 | Puckett Auditorium

Open to the public and at no cost, the Florida College Music Departmental is a monthly recital featuring music majors and other students taking private lessons.  One week you may hear three vocalists, two pianists and a flautist and another week you may hear a piano duet, a french horn and various percussionists.  Either way, it's an enjoyable time to hear the progress of some of our award winning music students.

Wind Ensemble Concert
Monday, Mar. 27, 2017@ 7:30 | Hutchinson Auditorium

The Florida College Fine Arts deparment hosts the Wind Ensemble in Concert. Join our diverse student talent as they perform this exciting and engaging program.

Guest Lecture Recital-Dr. Andy Lagrimas
March 20, 2017 @ 7:30 | Puckett Auditorium

Join the Florida College Fine Arts department as Dr. Andy Lagrimas presents "Debussy: Beyond Impressionism". In this thrilling lecture recital, Dr. Lagrimas will explore the varied influences that created the rich colours present in Debussy's works, and demonstrate the composer's genius through performance of several pieces.

Chorus Tour
March 9-17, 2017 | Various Locations

The Florida College Chorus hits the road for their annual spring break tour. Check out the tour schedule here

Senior Recital- Jason Young 
Friday, Mar. 9, 2017 @ 7:30 | Puckett Auditorium

Join the Florida College Fine Arts department as we host Mr. Jason Young in his senior percussion recital. The senior recital is the capstone requirement for music majors, showing mastery of their instrument of focus.

Chorus Concert
Tuesday, Mar. 7, 2017 @ 7:30 | Hutchinson Auditorium

The Florida College Chorus will be holding their pre-tour concert. Come and join our students for this exciting free concert, and be the first to hear the music they will take on their annual spring tour.

Senior Recital- Ms. Jessica Tharp 
Friday, Mar. 3, 2017 @ 7:30 | Puckett Auditorium

Join the Florida College Fine Arts department as we host Ms. Jessica Tharp in her senior voice recital. The senior recital is the capstone requirement for music majors, showing mastery of their instrument of focus.

Music Departmental 
Monday, Feb. 27, 2017 @ 5:00 | Puckett Auditorium

Open to the public and at no cost, the Florida College Music Departmental is a monthly recital featuring music majors and other students taking private lessons.  One week you may hear three vocalists, two pianists and a flautist and another week you may hear a piano duet, a french horn and various percussionists.  Either way, it's an enjoyable time to hear the progress of some of our award winning music students.

1776- The Musical 
Friday, Feb. 3 -6, 2017 | Hutchinson Auditorium

Many Americans know that the Declaration of Independence was signed on July 4, 1776. But what about the days leading up to it? In this musical, the audience gets a look into the politics at play in the days leading up to the signing of the Declaration.
Join Florida College as we host our first ever Alumni musical, aimed to raise funds for student scholarships.

Music Departmental 
Monday, Jan. 30, 2017  @ 5:00 | Puckett Auditorium

Open to the public and at no cost, the Florida College Music Departmental is a monthly recital featuring music majors and other students taking private lessons.  One week you may hear three vocalists, two pianists and a flautist and another week you may hear a piano duet, a french horn and various percussionists.  Either way, it's an enjoyable time to hear the progress of some of our award winning music students.