Patrons stepping into the Westerbeck Recital Hall on the night of November 14 were greeted by a wide variety of instruments completely covering the stage.  Tad Carpenter and the Concert Percussion Ensemble would soon come…

A not-so-spooky Halloween

November 8, 2014 0

On Halloween this year, while some people were off listening to some hard hitting EDM at Escape All Hallows’ Eve, a small audience made their way to the Westerbeck Recital Hall to get a taste…

A standard rhythm section of a keyboard, electric bass, and drums awaited the gospel choir’s entrance onto the makeshift stage equipped with three microphone stands for each voice section—altos, tenors and sopranos. The Quad is…

  Phillip Young, instructor and director of the Schumann’s Ghosts concert, began the Saturday night show in Harbeson Hall with a slow haunting piano piece that filled the room with shadowy sounds.  It was Schumann’s…

“We are going to do something a little different tonight,” said Jennifer Serda, as she introduced herself and the Mag 5 Brass Quintet.  “We are going to switch instruments.”  This brought a small laugh from…