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Feb 25

Fine Arts Series :: Homer Ferguson III '00, Organist

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Add to Calendar 2/25/2022 07:30 PM 2/25/2022 07:30 PM America/Chicago Fine Arts Series :: Homer Ferguson III '00, Organist <p>Class of 2000 alumnus and audience favorite Homer Ferguson III returns to the Hilltop to perform in Rammelkamp Chapel. A stunning performer and insightful musician, his varied program is sure to please the entire audience. &nbsp;Homer has served churches in several denominations and states, and is currently organist and choirmaster at Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Southern Pines, North Carolina. Christian Secrist, Illinois College associate professor of music, will join Homer for a portion of the concert in an exciting piece for saxophone and organ.</p> <p><strong>For more information, to purchase a Season or Single Event ticket, or to make a donation, please contact Jennifer Phebus ’07 at 217.245.3192 or jennifer.phebus@ic.edu.</strong></p> Rammelkamp Chapel
Mar 26

Fine Arts Series :: The Stan Kenton Legacy Orchestra

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Add to Calendar 3/26/2022 07:30 PM 3/26/2022 07:30 PM America/Chicago Fine Arts Series :: The Stan Kenton Legacy Orchestra <p>The renowned Stan Kenton Legacy Orchestra will bring big band sound to the Hilltop. This 18-piece ensemble will perform some of the well-known music of the Stan Kenton Orchestra and — in keeping with Kenton’s insistence on not just performing nostalgic music — fresh, new material written in the Kenton style and original music by members of the band. Alumni from the 1956-1978 Stan Kenton orchestras, plus some fine younger new members, carry on Kenton’s tradition of dedication to creative music and to jazz education.</p> <p><strong>For more information, to purchase a Season or Single Event ticket, or to make a donation, please contact Jennifer Phebus ’07 at 217.245.3192 or jennifer.phebus@ic.edu.</strong></p> Rammelkamp Chapel
Apr 9

Fine Arts Series :: Mathilda Edge '11, Soprano

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Add to Calendar 4/9/2022 07:30 PM 4/9/2022 07:30 PM America/Chicago Fine Arts Series :: Mathilda Edge '11, Soprano <p>The 42nd Fine Arts Series concludes with a recital by IC’s own soprano extraordinaire — Mathilda Edge. A member of the Illinois College Class of 2011, she returns to her alma mater to perform a stunning and varied concert. Mathilda has won many awards in her rising operatic career and is currently a member of the Ryan Opera Center at the Lyric Opera of Chicago.</p> <p>The Chicago Tribune singled out her performance in “The Barber of Seville” &nbsp;at the Lyric Opera of Chicago as a “vocal tour de force,” “an enormous sound with remarkable point,” and featuring “a coyly understated humor.”</p> <p><strong>For more information, to purchase a Season or Single Event ticket, or to make a donation, please contact Jennifer Phebus ’07 at 217.245.3192 or jennifer.phebus@ic.edu.</strong></p> Rammelkamp Chapel