ArtsCanisius

ArtsCanisius 2014-2015 Season

By Series:


For benefactor, patron, ticket and general ArtsCanisius information, please call the Fine Arts office at (716) 888-2542.

By Date:

All dates, times, artists and programs are subject to change. 

AUGUST

August 25-October 10, 2014
SPECIAL EVENT
EXHIBIT AND LECTURE | LIBRARY

“The Irish Literary Revival and the
City of Light:
W.B. Yeats and
Florence Farr Visit Buffalo“

Joseph M. Hassett, ’64, lecturer

Lecture: Thursday, October 9, 2014 | 7 PM
 

SEPTEMBER

Monday, September 22, 2014
MEET-THE-FACULTY
12 PM | MCC
Ansgarius Aylward, violin Jane Cary, harpsichord
 
Sunday, September 28, 2014
SPECIAL EVENT
2 PM | MCC

Anna Han, piano

1st prize winner of the 2012 Stecher and Horowitz International Piano Competition
 
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
CANISIUS AND THE BPO CONNECTION
7:30 PM | MCC

Informally~Formal Chamber Recital

Sal Andolina, clarinet and saxophone

with guests:

Al Schlisserman, accordion

Mike Moser, guitar

Paul Zapalowski, bass

Tickets: $15 general admission; $7 students
 

OCTOBER

Sunday, October 5, 2014
SPECIAL EVENT
7 PM | MCC

NINE Live

James Piorkowski, composer
 
Friday, October 17, 2014
STUDIO ART SHOW OPENING RECEPTION
5-7 PM | Library

Richard Tomasello

Exhibit: October 17-November 14
 
Sunday, October 19, 2014
SPECIAL EVENT
3 PM | MCC

Buffalo Silver Band

Bill Cocca, director

100th Anniversary Concert Season
 
Friday, October 24, 2014
SPECIAL EVENT
7:30 PM | MCC

Camerata di Sant’ Antonio
Christopher Weber, director
Canisius College Chorale
Frank Scinta, director
Contact the Fine Arts Office for ticket information.
 
Saturday, October 25, 2014
SPECIAL EVENT | STUDENT EVENT
5:30 PM | MCC

Erie County Wind Ensemble

John Maguda, director

Canisius College Concert Band

Paul D. Biddle, director
 
Tuesday, October 28, 2014

SPECIAL EVENT | ART HISTORY LECTURE
7 PM | CT 203

“Eros, Art and the Politics of Liberation
in the 1960’s”

Jonathan Katz, associate professor,
Dept of Art, SUNY Buffalo

This event is co-sponsored by the Department of Modern Languages, Literatures and Cultures, embraceWNY, Evergreen Foundation, ArtsCanisius and the Fine Arts Department, Art History Program.
 
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
CANISIUS AND THE BPO CONNECTION
7:30 PM | MCC

Informally~Formal Chamber Recital

Amy Licata, violin

Brett Shurtliffe, double bass

Tickets: $15 general admission; $7 students
 

NOVEMBER

Monday, November 3, 2014
MEET-THE-FACULTY
12 PM | MCC

Nicole McPherson, flute
 
Sunday, November 9, 2014
STUDENT EVENT
3 PM | CKC
Student/Faculty Recital
 
Monday, November 10, 2014
MEET-THE-FACULTY
12 PM | SC RN

Art History Lecture

“The Fear of Rape. The Threat of Looking: Imaging Sexual Violence in Feminist Art”
Angelique Szymanek, adjunct professor
 
Friday, November 21, 2014
STUDIO ART SHOW OPENING RECEPTION
5-7 PM | Library

Maude White

Exhibit: November 21-January 9
 

DECEMBER

Friday, December 5, 2014
STUDENT EVENT
7:30 PM | MCC
Canisius College Concert Band Paul D. Biddle, director
Canisius College Jazz Ensemble David DeWitt, director
 
Saturday, December 6, 2014
STUDENT EVENT
7:30 | MCC
Canisius College Chorale Frank Scinta, director
 
Sunday, December 7, 2014
STUDENT EVENT
7:30 PM | MCC
Canisius College Chamber Orchestra Ansgarius Aylward, director
 

JANUARY

Friday, January 23, 2015
STUDIO ART SHOW OPENING RECEPTION
5-7 PM | Library
Canisius College Faculty Exhibit: January 16-February 9
 

FEBRUARY

Monday, February 2, 2015
MEET-THE-FACULTY
12 PM | MCC

Melissa Thorburn, mezzo-soprano
Karen Schmid, piano
 
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
CANISIUS & THE BPO CONNECTION
7:30 PM | MCC

The Buffalo Philharmonic on Campus
Stefan Sanders, conductor

Daniel Pendley, double bass

Tickets: $25 general admission; $12 students
 
Friday, February 27, 2015
STUDIO ART SHOW OPENING RECEPTION
5-7 PM | Library
Gary Sczerbaniewicz
Exhibit: February 27- April 3
 

MARCH

Tuesday, March 10, 2015
CANISIUS & THE BPO CONNECTION
7:30 PM | MCC

Informally~Formal Chamber Recital

Roman Mekinulov, cello

Sebnem Mekinulov, soprano

Alexander Mekinulov, piano

Tickets: $15 general admission; $7 students
 
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
SPECIAL EVENT
7:30 PM | MCC

Winners of the 2015 Persis Vehar Competition for Excellence in Composition
Michael Colquhoun, clinician
 
Tuesday March 31, 2015
MEET-THE-FACULTY
7:30 PM | MCC

Bach Birthday Celebration Recital
 

APRIL

Thursday, April 9, 2015

SPECIAL EVENT | ART HISTORY LECTURE
7 PM | SC RN

“Looking for Home”

Alberto Rey, SUNY distinguished professor for research and creative activity, SUNY Fredonia
 
Friday, April 10, 2015
STUDIO ART SHOW OPENING RECEPTION
5-7 PM | Library

Peter Boehm

Exhibit: April 10-May 4
 
Friday, April 10, 2015
STUDENT EVENT
7:30 PM | MCC

Festival of Ensembles
Tickets: $5 general admission
 
Monday, April 13, 2015
MEET-THE-FACULTY
Music Lecture

12 PM | MCC

“Music Pedagogy in Higher Education”
Bradley Wingert, lecturer
 
Friday, April 24, 2015
STUDENT EVENT
7:30 PM | MCC

Canisius College Chorale
Frank Scinta, director
 
Saturday, April 25, 2015
STUDENT EVENT
7:30 PM | MCC

Canisius College Concert Band
Paul D. Biddle, director

Canisius College Jazz Ensemble
David DeWitt, director
 
Sunday, April 26, 2015
STUDENT EVENT
7:30 PM | MCC

Canisius College Chamber Orchestra
Ansgarius Aylward, director
 
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
STUDENT EVENT
7:30 PM | MCC

Opera Workshop Production
Melissa Thorburn, director
 

Location Key:

MCC -- Montante Cultural Center
CKC -- Christ the King Chapel
Regis -- Regis Room, Winter Student Center
KMH -- Kleinhans Music Hall
Library -- Andrew L. Bouwhuis Library
SC – Science Hall