FACULTY COLLABORATIVE THURSDAY, MARCH 26, 2015 | 6 PM Arts-After-Work This faculty showcase is always a highlight of the season. This year will feature music, theatre and dance faculty performing something to suit all tastes, from Classical repertoire to African percussion. Provost James Lentini will perform trio guitar music with Terry Herald and Bret Hoag. Varner Recital Hall
The sweet sound of the guitar makes its Nightnotes debut in a concert of classical and contemporary guitar works featuring Jim Lentini, Terry Herald, and Bret Hoag.
The Oakland Symphony Orchestra performs James Lentini's "Through Time and Place" and works by Brahms and Beethoven. Greg Cunningham conducts.
Program: Celino Romero will perform a selection of favorites for Classical and Flamenco guitar, including Celedonio Romero’s Suite Andaluza, Gaspar Sanz’s Suite Española and more, plus a duet with Oakland University Provost, guitarist and composer James Lentini.
Works for solo guitar, guitar and voice, harp and viola, and a concerto for guitar and strings.
Sounds Like: Ana Vidovic, Andrew York, Jason Vieaux, Leo Kottke, Sharon Isbin
Label: Naxos, Capstone, CRS
Bio: Award-winning composer and guitarist James Lentini is a recipient of the Segovia International Composition Prize, the McHugh Composition Prize, and the Bluffton University Choral Competition (first prize), in addition to awards from Meet the Composer and the American Society of Composers, Authors...See Full Bio