$15 adults, $12 seniors/students The Fall Ballet will include
two new ballets and two ballets that have been favorites in the past.
Misty RasconSmith, Los Angeles choreographer, created a Jazz Ballet
specifically for the Friends dancers.
This free event helps high school juniors and seniors prepare an art
portfolio to apply for art scholarships. Students work on their
portfolios in graphics, studio art, media, journalism, art education or
computer graphics. Professional speakers as well as current students
lead participants through the process, and lunch is provided.
$25 adults, $20 seniors/students Reserved Seating The Jazz
Friends Community Big Band celebrates its 20th year by presenting the
group you’ve been asking for - the fabulous FOUR FRESHMEN! The Freshmen
will do a self-contained set, and then the Jazz Friends Community Big
Band will join them to play the great charts of the Stan Kenton Band.
You don’t want to miss this concert!
Free This recital will feature the regional premiere of Paul
Elwood’s, “Clean Cut,” the only music piece in the world that combines
power tools and cello. Other works will include a choreographed
rendition of Bach’s Suite #1 for Solo Cello, Debussy’s Cello Sonata,
with Dr. James Knight on piano, and the band “ZMF,” featuring, John
Harrison, violin, Randy Zellers, guitar, Susan Mayo, cello, and special
guest, Paul Elwood, banjo.
Free Dr. Taylor, Friends University Professor of Tuba, will be
joined by Blair Martin, Dr. Timothy Shade and Robert Tierney to present
an evening of Euphonium-Tuba Quartet music. This concert will also
feature solos by Dr. Taylor and Dr. Shade with selections from
Renaissance madrigals to contemporary compositions.