College of Visual and Performing Arts

Department of Music

Upcoming Concerts Summer 2016

Wednesdays on Wayne Street Concert Series - Evan Gidley, saxophone and Dr. Kristofer Sanchack, piano

 IPFW graduate Evan Gidley and IPFW faculty member Dr. Kristofer Sanchack will present a 30-minute concert at 12:15 p.m. at  Wayne Street United Methodist Church as part of the Wednesdays on Wayne Street (WOWS) concert series.  The music for saxophone and piano will consist of Darius Milhaud's suite Scaramouche, the 2nd movement of Johannes Brahms's Clarinet Sonata, Op.120 No. 1, and Robert Schumann's Fantasiestücke, Op. 73.  A light luncheon will follow the performance and can be purchased for $5. 

Wednesday, June 15    12:15 p.m.
First Wayne Street United Methodist Church 300 E. Wayne Street  Fort Wayne, IN 46802
The concert is free and open to the public



Each summer, the IPFW Gene Marcus Piano Camp and Festival offers a series of concerts and chamber music for  their camp participants and anyone from the community who would like to attend free of charge between June 12 - 17, 2016. This is an exciting week of piano performances by professors,  professional guests artists, emerging artists and camp participants.

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Wednesdays on Wayne Street Concert Series - Dr. Adam Johnson, trombone and Dr. Geoffrey North, organ

IPFW faculty members Dr. Adam Johnson  and Dr. Geoffrey North will present a short recital at 12:15 p.m. as part of the Wayne Street United Methodist Church's "Wednesdays on Wayne Street" concert series. Dr. North and Dr. Johnson will be joined by Dr. James Kraft (former trombonist of the National Symphony) and the Fort Wayne Philharmonic's bass trombonist Mr. Andrew Hicks. They will present a program of trombone and organ music including works by Bach, Bruckner, Guillmant, Ives, Hidas, and Hovhaness. A light luncheon will follow the performance and can be purchased for $5. 
Wednesday, June 22    12:15 p.m.
First Wayne Street United Methodist Church 300 E. Wayne Street  Fort Wayne, IN 46802
The concert is free and open to the public


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Pre-College Music Theory class

Students must be able to read music! Sessions are focused on preparing students for successful entry into the college music theory curriculum for music majors. This class will include instruction on major and minor scales and key signatures, intervals, and chords with inversions. Please note that students will be expected to register for online software prior to the start of class at an additional cost of $70-$75; please sign up early so that the link can be sent to you in a timely manner.
Available Sessions

June 22, 2016 to July 22, 2016, Rhinehart Music Center Room 164  $129
Link to register for the class - https://www.enrole.com/ipfw/jsp/course.jsp?categoryId=10004&courseId=CAA402

Upcoming Music Camps Summer 2016

 

Summer String Camp
June 20–24     9 a.m.–2 p.m.       $269

Run by Fort Wayne Philharmonic musician Marcy Trentacosti, this camp features string orchestra, chamber ensembles, and group classes for violin, viola, cello, bass, and guitar. Students must have a minimum of two years of string instruction to take part in this camp. Learn new music in a week of string orchestra, group classes, and chamber music playing.
Summer String Camp Student Recital
Friday June 24   1:00 p.m.
Rhinehart Recital Hall
Free and open to the public

Children’s Choir Camp
June 27–July 1    9 a.m.–12 noon      $99

Join in the fun and learn more about the art of singing. Under the direction of Susan LaCroix from the Fort Wayne Children’s Choir, singers will be introduced to basic music theory through musical games, instruction, and, of course, singing. The week culminates in a short program for parents and family members. This camp is for students entering grades 2–4 in the fall of 2016.

Please visit ipfw.edu/caa for class listings and registration information, or contact Gary Lanier at 260-481-6977 or lanier@ipfw.edu

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