Godfrey – This fall semester, the Lewis and Clark Music Department is hosting a variety of entertaining events, all free and open to the public, although donations are welcomed.
Brown Bag Salons will be held at noon on the first Wednesday of each month in the Ringhausen Music Building Atrium. Audience members are encouraged to bring a lunch while they enjoy 50 minutes of entertainment including:
- Sept. 1 – The Travis Mattison Jazz combo
- Oct. 6 - Pauline Stillwell “Piano Music and Pictures”
- Nov. 3 - The Louis Michael Combo
- Dec. 1 - Limited Edition Holiday Concert
An “Organ Spectacular”
will be held at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 13 in the Benjamin Godfrey Memorial Chapel. This event will feature rich, vibrant organ music from folk songs to hymn settings by local organists Roy Stillwell, Barbara Kramer, Susan Parton Stanard, Nancy Sewell, Ken Rueter, Ray Bentley and Robert Raymond.
A vocal master class
will be conducted at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 15 in the Benjamin Godfrey Memorial Chapel. Please call (618) 468-4732 to register.
The music department faculty along with special guest will present a recital featuring the music of Chopin, Liszt and Schumann
at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 24 in the Ringhausen Music Building Atrium.
Applied student recitals will be held Oct. 12, Nov. 9 and Nov. 30 at 12:30 p.m. in the Benjamin Godfrey Memorial Chapel.
Several concerts will be held this fall including:
- The Fall Choral Concert, “Music for the Masses”, on Friday, Nov. 5, at 7:30 p.m. at the Godfrey United Methodist Church, 1100 Airport Road, Godfrey. For more information, contact Susan Parton Stanard at (618) 468-4732 or by e-mail at email@example.com
- The Guitar and Percussion Ensembles Concert at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 15 in the Ringhausen Music Building Atrium
- The Limited Edition Holiday Concert, a presentation in the Hayner Library Series, on Sunday, Nov. 28 at 3 p.m. in the Benjamin Godfrey Memorial Chapel. Call (800) 613-3163 for reservations
- The Jazz Band Concert at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 29 in the Advanced Technology Center (Trimpe Room 141)
- Limited Edition in concert at the Jacoby Arts Center, Sunday Dec. 11 at 7 p.m. For more information, call (618) 462-5222
A first for the department this year is a “Sing-Along Series” which will feature “Sing-Along Messiah”
at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 3 in the Benjamin Godfrey Memorial Chapel.
As a special gift to the community, Lewis and Clark Community College will present the President’s Holiday Concert
at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 14 in the Benjamin Godfrey Memorial Chapel.
For additional information on any of the events, please call the Music Department office at (618) 468-4731.