American River College

Music Department Events – Spring 2017

 

(Please note:  Ticket purchases at the box office can be made with cash or check only.)

 

Thursday, January 26

3:00 pm

Jazz Clinic

The American River College Music Department presents a jazz clinic by New York saxophonist, Dave Pietro. The clinic will be held in the ARC Music Department, Room 547. Admission is free for this clinic.  There is free parking for this event in parking lot D at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and College Oak Drive.  

For more information, contact Dr. Dyne Eifertsen at (916) 484-8676.

 

Wednesday, February 1

12:00 pm

Workshop

Boyce Jeffries, Percussion Asst. Professor, CSU Sacramento will present a workshop on "Percussion Techniques." Admission is free for this concert.  The concert will be held in Room 548 of the ARC Music Department.  There is free parking for this event in parking lot D at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and College Oak Drive.

For more information, contact Professor Susan Hamre at (916) 484-8541.

 

Friday, February 10

2:00 pm

Voice Clinic

The American River College Music Department presents a voice clinic with ARC voice Professor Catherine Fagiolo. This free clinic is a master class in solo singing.  ARC vocal students are eligible to perform by audition. Observers from the community are welcome. The event will be held in the ARC Music Department, Room 547. There is free parking for this event in parking lot D at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and College Oak Drive.

For more information, contact Professor Catherine Fagiolo at FagioloC@arc.losrios.edu.

 

Thursday, March 9

7:30 pm

ARC Instrumental Jazz Ensembles

Directed by Dr. Dyne Eifertsen, the ARC Latin Jazz, Studio Jazz Ensembles, and the ARC Jazz Collective perform a perform a tribute to the music of Ray Charles.  The concert will take place in the ARC Theatre at 7:30pm. Admission to the concert is $8 General, $5 Students & Seniors.  There is free parking for this event in parking lot D at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and College Oak Drive.

For more information, contact Dr. Dyne Eifertsen at (916) 484-8676.

Friday, March 10

2:00 pm

Voice Clinic

The American River College Music Department presents a voice clinic with ARC voice Professor Catherine Fagiolo. This free clinic is a master class in solo singing.  ARC vocal students are eligible to perform by audition. Observers from the community are welcome. The event will be held in the ARC Music Department, Room 547. There is free parking for this event in parking lot D at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and College Oak Drive.

For more information, contact Professor Catherine Fagiolo at FagioloC@arc.losrios.edu.

 

Friday, March 10

7:30 pm

Orchestra

The ARC Orchestra presents our annual Concerto-Aria winners, featuring top performers from the ARC community, in works by Rachmaninoff, Mozart, Puccini, Debussy, and more. The concert will be held in the ARC Theatre.  Admission to the concert is $15 General, $10 Students & Seniors.  Advance tickets are available at brownpapertickets.com and at the ARC Theatre box office.  There is free parking for this event in parking lot D at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and College Oak Drive.

For more information, contact Dr. Steven Thompson at (916) 484-8368.

 

Saturday, March 11

7:30 pm

Orchestra

The ARC Orchestra presents our annual Concerto-Aria winners, featuring top performers from the ARC community, in works by Rachmaninoff, Mozart, Puccini, Debussy, and more. The concert will be held in the ARC Theatre.  Admission to the concert is $15 General, $10 Students & Seniors.  Advance tickets are available at brownpapertickets.com and at the ARC Theatre box office.  There is free parking for this event in parking lot D at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and College Oak Drive.

For more information, contact Dr. Steven Thompson at (916) 484-8368.

 

Tuesday, March 14

7:30 pm

ARC Spring Choral Invitational Concert

The American River College Chamber Singers and Concert Choir kick off the fall season with our “Invitational Concert,” where we invite several of our area’s best high school choirs to join us for a delightful evening of choral music. The concert will be held in the ARC Theatre.  Admission to the concert is $10 General, $6 Students & Seniors.  There is free parking for this event in parking lot D at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and College Oak Drive.

For more information, contact Dr. Ralph Hughes at (916) 484-8357.

 

Wednesday, March 15

8:00 pm

Vocal Jazz Ensemble

After our trip to New Orleans to sing at the Jazz Educator’s Association, the American River College Vocal Jazz Ensemble is pleased to be singing for you in our own theater. We are presenting new material with all our ensembles and soloists! The concert will be held in the ARC Theatre.  All tickets are $10.  There is free parking for this event in parking lot D at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and College Oak Drive.

For more information, contact Dr. Art LaPierre at (916) 484-8195 or lapiera@arc.losrios.edu.

 

Thursday, March 16

7:30 pm      

Symphonic & Concert Band – It’s Showtime!

The concert will feature exciting wind band music by ARC's Symphonic and Concert Band.  Special guests are the Natomas Charter HS Concert Band, Mr. Cornelius Cata, conductor.  The concert will be held in the ARC Theatre.  Admission to the concert is $8 General, $5 Students and Seniors.  There is free parking for this event in parking lot D at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and College Oak Drive.

For more information, contact Professor Susan Hamre at (916) 484-8541.

 

Friday, March 17

7:30 pm

ARC Jazz Combos Showcase

The ARC Jazz Collective and several jazz combos, directed by Dr. Dyne Eifertsen and and Dr. Sam Griffith, will perform a concert of original songs and jazz standards.  Admission to the concert is $8 General, $5 Students & Seniors.  The concert will be held in the ARC Music Department, Room 547. There is free parking for this event in parking lot D at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and College Oak Drive.

For more information, contact Dr. Dyne Eifertsen at (916) 484-8676.

 

Tuesday, March 21

3:00 pm

Jazz Clinic/Concert

The American River College Music Department presents a Clinic/concert with Gyani Indo Jazz. Their music combines Indian Raga, Jazz, Arabic melodies and global rhythms. Gyani explores fertile ground in the cross over between Indian Music and other genres. The clinic will be held in the ARC Music Department, Room 547. Admission is free for this event.  There is free parking for this event in parking lot D at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and College Oak Drive.  

For more information, contact Dr. Dyne Eifertsen at (916) 484-8676.

 

Sunday, April 2

3:00 pm

Courage & Valor

The ARC Chamber Singers and Concert Choir join the Sacramento Youth Symphony’s Premier Orchestra to thank men and women of Law Enforcement and Firefighting for their service and dedication to our community.  The concerts will be held at the Memorial Auditorium, 1515 J Street in Sacramento. Admission is $20 General, $15 Students & Seniors, and $10 special pricing for law enforcement officers and firefighters

For more information, contact Dr. Ralph Hughes at (916) 484-8357.

 

Friday, April 7

2:00 pm

Voice Clinic - “Jump in and Sing”

The American River College Music Department presents a voice clinic with ARC voice Professor Catherine Fagiolo. This free clinic is a master class in singing.  ARC vocal students are eligible to perform by audition. Observers from the community are welcome. The event will be held in the ARC Music Department, Room 547. There is free parking for this event in parking lot D at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and College Oak Drive.

For more information, contact Professor Catherine Fagiolo at FagioloC@arc.losrios.edu.

 

Friday, April 21

2:00 pm

Voice Clinic - “Jump in and Sing”

The American River College Music Department presents a voice clinic with ARC voice Professor Catherine Fagiolo. This free clinic is a master class in solo singing.  ARC vocal students are eligible to perform by audition. Observers from the community are welcome. The event will be held in the ARC Music Department, Room 547.  There is free parking for this event in parking lot D at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and College Oak Drive.

For more information, contact Professor Catherine Fagiolo at FagioloC@arc.losrios.edu.  

 

Monday, April 24

3:00 pm

Applied Music Student Recital

The ARC Music Department is proud to present our Applied Music Students in recital, beginning at 3:00 pm in the ARC Music Department, Room 547.  Admission is free to this concert. There is free parking for this event in parking lot D at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and College Oak Drive.

For more information, please contact Dr. Dyne Eifertsen at (916) 484-8676.

 

Thursday, April 27

7:00 pm

Applied Music Student Recital

The ARC Music Department is proud to present our Applied Music Students in recital, beginning at 7:00 pm in the ARC Music Department, Room 547.  Admission is free to this concert. There is free parking for this event in parking lot D at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and College Oak Drive.

For more information, please contact Dr. Dyne Eifertsen at (916) 484-8676.

 

Friday, April 28

12:00 pm

Applied Music Student Recital

The ARC Music Department is proud to present our Applied Music Students in recital, beginning at 12:00 pm in the ARC Music Department, Room 547.  Admission is free to this concert. There is free parking for this event in parking lot D at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and College Oak Drive.

For more information, please contact Dr. Dyne Eifertsen at (916) 484-8676.

 

Friday, April 28

7:30 pm in the ARC Student Center Dining Room

5th Annual “A Tribute to the War Years” Concert & Dance

Directed by Dr. Dyne Eifertsen, the American River College Latin Jazz, Studio Jazz Ensembles, and the ARC Jazz Collective present a swing dance event.  Dance instructors will be available for demonstration. Finger food will be provided by the ARC Culinary Arts Department. The concert will take place in the ARC Student Center.  Admission to the concert is $8 General, $5 Students & Seniors, and free for veterans.  There is free parking for this event.

For more information: (916) 484-8676.

 

Friday & Saturday, April 28-29

Flute Festival

The ARC Music Department and Sacramento Flute Club present flute workshops. The event will be held in Room 547 of the ARC Music Department.  

For more information and times, contact Professor Susan Hamre at (916) 484-8541.

 

Monday, May 1

3:00 pm

Applied Music Student Recital

The ARC Music Department is proud to present our Applied Music Students in recital, beginning at 3:00 pm in the ARC Music Department, Room 547.  Admission is free to this concert. There is free parking for this event in parking lot D at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and College Oak Drive.

For more information, please contact Dr. Dyne Eifertsen at (916) 484-8676.

 

Wednesday, May 3

7:30 pm

Orchestra

Join the ARC Orchestra for a performance of Richard Strauss’ spectacular tone poem, Death and Transfiguration.  The concert will be held in the ARC Theatre.  Admission to the concert is $15 General, $10 Students & Seniors.  Advance tickets are available at brownpapertickets.com and at the ARC Theatre box office on the evening of the performance.  There is free parking for this event in parking lot D at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and College Oak Drive.

For more information, contact Dr. Steven Thompson at (916) 484-8368.

 

Friday, May 5

7:30 pm

ARC Jazz Combos Showcase

The American River College Jazz Collective and several jazz combos, directed by Dr. Dyne Eifertsen and Dr. Sam Griffith, will perform a concert of original songs and jazz standards.  Admission to the concert is $8 General, $5 Students & Seniors.  The concert will be held in the ARC Music Department, Room 547. There is free parking for this event in parking lot D at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and College Oak Drive.

For more information call Dr. Dyne Eifertsen at (916) 484-8676.

 

Monday, May 8

7:30 pm

Symphonic & Concert Band – High Voltage!

Hear some forgotten gems of wind band literature.  Our special guest band is Woodland High School, Mr. Michael Loya, conductor. The concert will be held in the ARC Theatre.  Admission to the concert is $8 General, and $5 Students and Seniors.  There is free parking for this event in parking lot D at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and College Oak Drive.

For more information, contact Professor Susan Hamre at (916) 484-8541.

 

Tuesday, May 9

7:30 pm

I’m Gonna Sing

The ARC Chamber Singers and Concert Choir present their spring choral concert, Songs of the Spirit. Both choirs will perform quite an eclectic mix of choral music with songs by Eric Whitacre, Gabriel Faure, and Z. Randall Stroope. We will also sing spirituals, The Promised Land from Final Fantasy 7, and songs of social justice. The concert will be held in the ARC Theatre.  Admission to the concert is $10 General, and $6 Students and Seniors.  There is free parking for this event in parking lot D at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and College Oak Drive.

For more information, contact Dr. Ralph Hughes at (916) 484-8357.

 

Wednesday, May 10

8:00 pm

Vocal Jazz Ensemble

After our trip to New Orleans to sing at the Jazz Educator’s Association, the American River College Vocal Jazz Ensemble is pleased to be singing for you in our own theater. We are presenting new material with all our ensembles and soloists! The concert will be held in the ARC Theatre.  All tickets are $10.  There is free parking for this event in parking lot D at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and College Oak Drive.

For more information, contact Dr. Art LaPierre at (916) 484-8195 or lapiera@arc.losrios.edu.