Fine Arts

News Date: 
Wed. 04/17/2013

Friends University faculty and students will exhibit their creations from April 15 to May 10 in the Riney Fine Arts Center Art Gallery with a Final Friday reception from 5-7 p.m. April 26.

The exhibit is free and open to the public.

For more information about this art exhibit or other Fine Arts events, please contact the Fine Arts Box Office at 316-295-5677 or finearts@friends.edu.

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Fine Arts Office
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316-295-5677
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finearts@friends.edu
News Date: 
Mon. 04/15/2013

The Friends University Singing Quakers will perform their annual Symphony of Spring Concert at 7:30 p.m. April 25-27, and 2 p.m. April 28 in the Riney Fine Arts Center’s Sebits Auditorium. This year’s production, “Heroes and Villains,” will feature works from a variety of Disney shows, old musicals, and other Broadway productions.

Ticket prices are $16 for adults, and $13 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased online or by calling the Fine Arts Box Office at 316-295-5677.

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Fine Arts Office
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316-295-5677
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finearts@friends.edu
News Date: 
Fri. 04/12/2013

Friends University choir members will share their voices and their favorite cookies during a fundraiser at 7 p.m. April 21 in the lower level of the Casado Campus Center.

There will be coffee mugs available for sipping java while enjoying the performance. The proceeds will benefit the Concert Choir’s tour next year.

This event is free and open to the public.

For more information about this event or other Fine Arts events, please contact the Fine Arts Box Office at 316-295-5677 or finearts@friends.edu.

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Fine Arts Office
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316-295-5677
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finearts@friends.edu
News Date: 
Mon. 04/08/2013

An exciting night of big band music will close the Friends University Jazz season at 7:30 p.m. April 12 in the Riney Fine Arts Center’s Sebits Auditorium. The annual Senior Night concert will feature and celebrate the graduating seniors in both Jazz Ensembles. 

Ticket prices for this event are $9 for adults, and $6 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased online or by calling the Fine Arts Box Office at 316-295-5677.

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Fine Arts Office
Phone: 
316-295-5677
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finearts@friends.edu
News Date: 
Thu. 04/04/2013

The Friends University Community Orchestra presents the great firsts of the three B’s – Bach, Beethoven and Brahms – together in one concert at 7:30 p.m. April 11 in the Riney Fine Arts Center’s Sebits Auditorium.

Ticket prices for this event are $11 for adults, and $9 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased online or by calling the Fine Arts Box Office at 316-295-5677.

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Fine Arts Office
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316-295-5677
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finearts@friends.edu
News Date: 
Tue. 04/02/2013

Join the Friends University Concert Band at 7:30 p.m. April 8 in the Riney Fine Arts Center’s Sebits Auditorium. This standards concert will feature standard literature from the wind band repertoire. Senior Jeremy Schrag, a performance major and previous winner of the Miller Concerto Competition, will be soloing with the band.

Ticket prices are $6 for adults, and $4 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased online or by calling the Fine Arts Box Office at 316-295-5677.

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Fine Arts Office
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316-295-5677
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finearts@friends.edu
News Date: 
Tue. 03/26/2013

The Friends University Jazz Vocal Ensemble is concluding a stellar year with another first: the Wichita premiere of “Jazz Mass” by composer Craig Curry, a five-movement work for jazz vocals, accompanied by a jazz combo and horn section. Curry, the director of the ensemble, was commissioned in 2011 to compose “Jazz Mass” by Wartburg College Castle Singers in Waverly, Iowa. The group premiered the work in 2012 and performed it throughout its European tour last summer.

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Fine Arts Office
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316-295-5677
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finearts@friends.edu
News Date: 
Mon. 03/25/2013

The Friends University Concert Choir and Women’s Chorus will present a kaleidoscopic offering of choral music at 7:30 p.m. April 2 in the Riney Fine Arts Center’s Sebits Auditorium. 

Ticket prices are $16 for adults and $13 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased online or by calling the Fine Arts Box Office at 316-295-5677.

For more information about this event or other Fine Arts events, please contact the Fine Arts Box Office at 316-295-5677 or finearts@friends.edu.

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Fine Arts Office
Phone: 
316-295-5677
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finearts@friends.edu
News Date: 
Sun. 03/10/2013

Wichita photographer Paula Moore aims to capture the beauty of the world through her camera lens.

Inspired by great-American photographer Ansel Adams, Moore says on her website that she hopes viewers of her art will “feel the passion coming from my camera into your heart.”

Moore’s photographic art will be displayed March 11 through April 12 in the Friends University Riney Fine Arts Center’s Art Gallery.

The public is also invited to a Final Friday reception on March 29 from 5 to 7 p.m. The exhibit and the reception are free.

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Fine Arts Office
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316-295-5677
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finearts@friends.edu
News Date: 
Fri. 03/08/2013

Friends University’s Soulstice took home top honors from the University of Kansas Jazz Festival March 1-2 in Lawrence, Kan.

Soulstice was named Best College Jazz Group at the festival, earning them a $1,500 award, a trophy and the privilege of opening for guitarist Kurt Rosenwinkel at the March 2 headliner concert. 

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Fine Arts Office
Phone: 
316-295-5677
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finearts@friends.edu