Music Fridays @ Noon

MUSIC FRIDAYS @ NOON

The COD music faculty created Music Fridays @ Noon to showcase student, faculty, alumni and guest artists in a free, accessible daytime series of music performances and related events. The series is open to the entire COD community as a place where a broad spectrum of music is on display.

JANUARY 2020 
31 Guest Spotlight: Jim Madigan American Songs of Social Justice

FEBRUARY
7 Guest Speaker: Speech pathologist Lori Sonnenberg Vocal Health for Singers & Speakers
14 Faculty and Guest Spotlight: Music of 1969: Anthems of a GenerationDeb Zelman, vocals; Jeff Gorski, guitar; Julian Webb, bass
21 Guest Speaker: Donald Fraser A Producer/Composer’s Perspective
28 Faculty Spotlight: Matt Shevitz The Music of Billy Strayhorn and Duke Ellington

MARCH 
6*  Faculty Spotlight: Larry Ward Bessie Smith & Early Blues Recording
13* Faculty Spotlight: Julia Di Liberti Young, Gifted, and Black – Nina Simone, the mind behind the music of Nina Simone
20 Student Recital
27* Alumni Spotlight: Singer/songwriter Louise Kelly

APRIL
3 Spring Break
10 COD Chamber Singers: A Story of Spirituals
17 Faculty Spotlight: Lucille Mok & Steven Havens The Piano Duet through a Spanish Lens
24 Faculty Spotlight: Lee Kesselman, previews hisRemember US

MAY
1 Student Recital
8 Student Recital

* Events feature women in music, in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment

All events are free and begin at noon in MAC Room 140
For more information, contact Lee Kesselman kesselma@cod.edu
For ADA accommodations, call 930.942.2141 (voice) or 630.858.9692 (TDD). Please call two weeks in advance.

All events are free and begin at noon in MAC Room 140
For more information, contact Lee Kesselman kesselma@cod.edu