All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted. For more information about ticketed events, call (304) 293-SHOW. For information about any College of Creative Arts event, call the Publicity Office at (304) 293-4359. Events on this calendar are subject to change. For the latest information, see our web calendar at www.ccarts.wvu.edu/ or check the WVU College of Creative Arts Facebook page.
Monday, December 15
DOCTORAL SOLO RECITAL, Mark Peters, piano, 8:15 p.m., Bloch Learning and Performance Hall (200A). The program includes: Transcription of Mikhail Glinka’s Romance – “Ne Govori” – “Do Not Speak” by Mily Balakirev (1837-1910)/Mikhail Glinka (1804-1857); “Piano Sonata in D-Major, K. 576” by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791); “Danzas Argentinas” (Dance of the Old Herdsman, Dance of the Beautiful Maiden, Dance of the Arrogant Cowboy) by Alberto E. Ginastera (1916-1983); and following intermission: “Piano Sonata No. 21 in C-Major, Opus 53” – “Waldenstein” by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827).
Tuesday, December 16
DOCTORAL CONCERTO RECITAL, Helga Scheibert, piano, 6 p.m., Bloch Learning and Performance Hall (200A). Featuring piano duo—Helga Scheibert and Anna Kovalevskaya. The program includes works by J.C. Bach, Schubert, Shostakovich, Lutoslawsky, and Piazzolla.
Friday, December 19
WVU ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT EVENT, an inspirational evening of classic Christmas favorites by Wynonna and The Big Noise, 7:30 p.m., Lyell B. Clay Concert Theatre. Ticketed Event. For tickets and information, call 304-293-SHOW or go to www.events.wvu.edu. As five-time Grammy winner and a New York Times bestselling author, Wynonna Judd is an artist whose career has always revolved around telling stories. Whether she’s using her rich, commanding voice to sing one of her countless hits, or sitting down for one of her many bold, honest television appearances, Wynonna always gets her point across with unflinching honesty and wisdom gained over the course of her very public life. Now in her latest venture, Wynonna—along with her band, The Big Noise—will bring “A Simpler Christmas” to you as she performs some of her holiday favorites, as well as her greatest hits. Sit back and be reminded of the simple blessings as you ring in the holiday season. Website: http://www.wynonna.com/
December 22-January 12
WVU Winter Break
December 24, 25, 26
January 1 & 2
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