What’s Happening at the College
The following Summer Session evening programs in Cox Auditorium are open to the community. All programs begin at 7 p.m.
Monday, June 10
Come hear a concert by critically acclaimed Al Petteway and Amy White, who offer a delightful blend of musical styles. Their repertoire includes original, traditional, and contemporary Celtic- and Appalachian-influenced music, with occasional nods to rock and jazz. Their performances feature acoustic guitar, mandolin, Celtic harp, piano, banjo, lap dulcimer, world percussion, and a touch of vocals.
Tuesday, June 11
Renowned organist, Clark Wilson, will accompany a silent film with a fitting score of organ music. Clark Wilson is one of the most prominent and recognized scorers of silent photoplays in America today. He will share his gift for developing accurate musical accompaniments as they were performed in major picture palaces during the heyday of silent films.
Thursday, June 13
The Christian Science Monitor’s Jerusalem bureau chief, Christa Case Bryant (C’03), will speak about her experiences providing news coverage on Israel and the Palestinian territories.
Friday, June 14
Come hear popular singer/songwriter Alex Cook perform original songs.
Monday, June 17 at 7:00 p.m.
Recording artist Stephanie Trick will be joined by celebrated percussionist Danny Coots for a lively evening of ragtime music.
Tuesday, June 18
Enjoy a solo concert by award-winning pianist Lindsay Garritson (C’08). Garritson was recently invited to be one of 30 finalists in the 14th Van Cliburn International Piano Competition.
Thursday, June 20
Artist Elizabeth Perry will perform her one-woman show about Elizabeth Cady Stanton’s long struggle for women’s rights and the first women’s rights convention in Seneca Falls, New York, which Stanton helped organize.