2011-2012 Performance Schedule for Creagan Concert Series announced

Tue, 08/30/2011 - 2:30pm

MOBILE, Ala. – The Spring Hill College Department of Fine and Performing Arts has announced the fall and spring performance schedule for the Creagan Concert Series.

Thursday, Oct. 6, 2011
St. Joseph Chapel, 7:30 p.m. 
Archduke Trio
Robert Holm, piano
Guo Sheng Huang, cello
Enen Yu, violin
with Evangeline Thies, violin and Hsiaopei Lee, viola
César Franck – Piano Quintet in F minor
Antonin Dvořák – Piano Quintet in A Major Op. 81

Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011
St. Joseph Chapel, 7:30 p.m. 
Randall Sheets, organ
Peter J. Wood, trumpet
Program
Giuseppe Torelli, Concerto in D, G.9
Vincent Persichetti, The Hollow Men
Oskar Böhme, Andante religioso, Concerto in F Minor
Franklin Ashdown, Requiem for the Challenger
Dieterich Buxtehude, Toccata in F-sharp Minor
J.S. Bach, Prelude and Fugue in C Major

Thursday, Dec. 15, 2011
St. Joseph Chapel, 7:30 p.m. 
Madrigal Quartet
Thomas Rowell, tenor
Patrick Jacobs, baritone
Victoria Turner, mezzo-soprano
Joanie Brittingham, soprano
Performing Christmas carols and Renaissance songs

Thursday, Feb. 9, 2012
Fine Arts Center, Eichold Gallery, 7:30 p.m.
John Craig Barker, clarinet
Robert Holms, piano
Performing Brahms, Bernstein and Berg

Thursday, March 15, 2010
Fine Arts Center, Eichold Gallery, 7:30 p.m.
Heim Duo
Annette Heim, flute
Bret Heim, guitar
“Four courses from Heim Duo favorites”

Admission to each performance is $10 for the general public and $5 for students. This concert series is dedicated to the memory of the late Rev. Daniel Creagan, S.J., the first chair of the fine arts department at Spring Hill College. Creagan taught art courses and led the department from 1961 to 1983. In 2006 he returned to Spring Hill College, where he remained until his death in March 2009.

For more information, contact the Department of Fine and Performing Arts at (251) 380-3861.