Faculty Recitals & Concerts

In addition to holding advanced degrees in their fields and accruing impressive teaching accomplishments, the faculty members in the Music Department at Davidson are active and internationally recognized performance artists. Join us as they share their immense talent with the Davidson community in each of these intimate faculty recitals in Tyler-Talllman Hall of the Sloan Music Center.

UPCOMING EVENTS 2016-17

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WILLIAM FRIED, PIANO: DEBUSSY'S PRELUDES

Sunday, Sept. 25  •  3 p.m.

Composed 1909-13, the two books of Preludes are Debussy at his most imaginative, concise and compositionally daring, while the eclectic mix of subjects he references provides a unique glimpse into artistic and intellectual life of pre-war Paris. Davidson Artist Associate in Piano William Fried has received critical acclaim internationally for his interpretations of French repertoire; here he performs Preludes in their entirety

JON SINGLETON, FIDDLE & DAVID GILLILAND, PIANO

October 19  •  7:30p.m.

Charlotte's own bluegrass and folk music legend Jon Singleton will take the stage to offer up some traditional Irish fiddle tunes alongside our gifted pianist David Gilliland.

ERICA CICE, OBOE & DAVID GILLILAND, PIANO

Sunday, Feb. 5  •  3 p.m.

Renowned oboist Erica Cice will collaborate with our accomplished pianist David Gilliland to offer a rare treat to Davidson audiences. Since 2011, Erica has been the adjunct oboe professor at Davidson and is on faculty at the Performing Arts Institute summer music program in Kingston, Penn. During her time at Temple University, Erica also served as a fellow at the Aspen Music Festival. In 2011, she was selected as a finalist for the Fernand-Gillet International Oboe Competition and she was the only American oboist invited to participate at the Académie musicale de Villecroze, a masterclass series held in France.

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JOSEPH MEYER, VIOLIN: BACH & BEYOND

Date TBA  •  7:30 p.m.

Artist Associate in Violin and Associate Concertmaster of the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra Joseph Meyer will perform a recital including works from Bach, Bartók and Ysaye.

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CYNTHIA LAWING, PIANO

Date TBA  •  7:30 p.m.

Join Artist Associate in Piano Cynthia Lawing as she performs a fabulous program of works for solo piano.