A BRASS MENAGERIE

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 – 7:30 p.m. Faculty Artist Series: Brian Brink, trombone; Don McLaurin, trumpet; Richard Sparrow, horn Location: Anne MacGregor Jenkins Recital Hall (B202) at Robert Davis Performing Arts Center Free  The FSC brass faculty (including Brian Brink, trombone; Don McLaurin, trumpet; and Richard Sparrow, horn) have returned to our Faculty Artist Series […]

A SYMPHONIC CELEBRATION!

Friday, November 1, 2019 – 7:30 p.m. Location: Branscomb Auditorium Adults: $8; Students: $4  In this, her first concert in FSC’s Festival of Fine Arts in Branscomb Auditorium, conductor Martha Placeres takes up the baton to conduct the splendid Florida Southern College Symphony Orchestra and share with you her special look at the first year […]

Live the Questions: Chamber Singers Concert

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 – 7:30 p.m. FSC Chamber Singers; Beth Gibbs, conductor Location: Branscomb Auditorium Adults: $8; Students: $4  As human beings, we often question what is around us, and it is important not to shy away from that instinct. This evening, our inquisitive nature is reflected in the music of this concert presented […]

The USAF Concert Band and Singing Sergeants

Friday, October 25, 2019 – 7:30 p.m. The United States Air Force Concert Band and Singing Sergeants Location: Branscomb Auditorium Free and open to the public. This fall, Florida Southern College is proud to host the prestigious United States Air Force Concert Band and the Singing Sergeants in our beautiful concert hall at Branscomb Auditorium!  […]

Valerie Gillespie: Sax for All!

Thursday, October 24, 2019 – 7:30 p.m. Faculty Artist Series: Valerie Gillespie, saxophone  Location: Anne MacGregor Jenkins Recital Hall Free Valerie Gillespie has agreed once again to lead a performance on the Faculty Artist Series.  A saxophonist known internationally for her incredible jazz performances (solo and ensemble) and as a wonderful orchestral saxophonist with The […]

Music Under the Stars

Thursday, October 10, 2019 – 7:30 p.m. FSC Symphony Band, Jo Jossim, conductor; FSC Jazz Ensemble, Jeff Benatar, director Location: L.N. Pipkin Bandshell (rain location: Branscomb Auditorium) Free Once the beautiful (and ever so slightly cooler) Florida fall season begins, we are once again offered the special treat of hearing beautiful instrumental music under the […]

Italian Symphony & Young Artists Concert

Felix Mendelssohn’s tour of Europe inspired his Symphony No. 4 as he wrote to his parents, “This is Italy! And now, has begun what I have always thought… to be the supreme joy in life.”

Great Joy!

Christmas Concert presented by the Sankofa Chorale and the Christ Community Singers. Sun, Dec 16, 5pm at Christ Community Christian Center Church, Lakeland This is year’s concert, entitled “Great Joy: A Gospel Christmas” is arranged by Michael McElroy, Joseph Joubert and Buryl Red. “Great Joy” is a high energy gospel “mass choir” style musical filled […]

Great Joy!

Christmas Concert presented by the Sankofa Chorale and the Christ Community Singers. Sun, Dec 9, 4pm at Hurst Chapel A.M.E. Church, Winter Haven Sun, Dec 16, 5pm at Christ Community Christian Center Church, Lakeland This is year’s concert, entitled “Great Joy,” is arranged by Michael McElroy, Joseph Joubert and Buryl Red. “Great Joy” is a […]

Veteran’s Day Concert

We kick off our 40th anniversary season with a Patriotic Arts Spectacular. Our annual Salute to Veterans concert will be Sunday, November 11, 2018 at the Youkey Theatre in the RP Funding Center. Doors open at 1:15, pre-show at 1:45, and the band concert begins at 2:30. The concert is free and no tickets are needed. (The […]

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