Campus Emergency Exercise Today - May 28, 2015

On Thursday, May 28, Davidson College will conduct a full-scale campus emergency exercise in conjunction with Davidson Police, Davidson Fire Department, Cornelius Fire Department, Mount Mourne Fire Department and Mooresville Fire Department.

The event will occur on the main campus area, and the college asks that the general public avoid the area as much as possible from 9 a.m. until noon. The event will include the presence of emergency vehicles, equipment and personnel.

The exercise is part of regular emergency preparedness activities the college performs every year.

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Campus Emergency Exercise Today - May 28, 2015

Concert Series

The 2014-15 season includes performances from accomplished pianist Blair McMillen, the illustrious Davidson Trio, captivating cellist Deborah Pae, the bluegrass sensation Smokey's Farmland Band, the exquisite Marinus Ensemble and more. Individual and discounted Concert Series Season Package tickets for all six exciting performances are on sale now.

Please visit this page in August 2015 for 2015-16 Music Concert Series events.


Blair McMillen

Blair McMillen has established himself as one of the most versatile and sought-after pianists today. The New York Times has described him as "riveting," "prodigiously accomplished and exciting," and as one of the piano's "brilliant stars."

Davidson Trio

The trio, Ben Geller on viola, Alan Black on cello and Joseph Meyer on violin, presented a vibrant program of chamber music that included works by Dohnányi, Mozart and Winthrop University's Mark Lewis.

Deborah Pae & Dana Protopopescu

Cellist Deborah Pae is captivating audiences on world stages as a seasoned soloist, recitalist and chamber musician. She will collaborate with international concert pianist and recording artist Dana Protopopescu.

Smokey's Farmland Band

Based in Atlanta, Smokey's Farmland Band blends musical influences ranging from bluegrass to gypsy jazz to Cajun, creating a progressive sound they like to call "Goodtime Eclectic Bluegrass."

Marinus Ensemble

Distinguished by their engaging programs and youthful passion for great music, the Marinus Ensemble brought a program of piano trios to Davidson. Violinist Hye-Jin Kim, cellist Joseph Kuipers and pianist Ellen Hwangbo took the audience from the brilliance of Mendelssohn, to Piazzolla's sensuality and finally to the subtlety of Ravel

Phillip Bush & Guests

Accomplished pianist and Davidson favorite Phillip Bush returned to campus for another exciting chamber music concert that also featured violinist Joseph Meyer, violist Rosemary Furniss and cellist Alan Black.