Music

Randolph’s spring music performance receives media attention

Randall Speer conducts the Randolph College Chamber Orchestra

Check out the story on the upcoming spring music concert in the local News & Advance. http://www.newsadvance.com/the_burg/music/randolph-college-s-spring-concert-offers-mass-appeal/article_0939c0e8-e836-11e4-a1a9-a3339d5324f9.html... READ MORE >>

Randolph to present its largest ever musical performance

Randall Speer conducts the Randolph College Chamber Orchestra

Randolph College will host what organizers believe to be the largest collaborative musical performance in the College’s history on April 26. This year’s spring music concert will feature more than 100 performers—from Randolph and across the region, including high school groups, church groups, and several returning alumnae. The event, which is free and open to... READ MORE >>

Randall Speer presents A World Premiere

Randall Speer, professor of music

One day four years ago,  Jim Peterson, a retired English professor approached Randall Speer, associate professor of music, and asked him to put music to Peterson’s poetry, The Resolution of Eve, a collection of 19 poems inspired by the etchings of Goya. Captivated by Peterson’s beautiful imagery, Speer not only wrote the first two musical... READ MORE >>

Randolph presents Baroque chamber music recital

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Guest artists Jeannette Jang , violin, and Adam Carter, cello, will present recital chamber works ranging from the Baroque era to the 20th century at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 27 in Wimberly Recital Hall at Randolph College. Jang is currently a member of the Richmond Symphony and has degrees in music from the University of... READ MORE >>

Gustavo Romero piano concert set for Feb. 20

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Gustavo Romero will perform in Wimberly Recital Hall on Friday, Feb. 20, in a concert presented by Forte Chamber Music and the Randolph College music department.... READ MORE >>

Christmas Vespers performance set for December 7

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The 2014 Christmas Vespers includes Hildegard Von Bingen’s O Virga ac diadema and Bach’s Cantate No. 64.... READ MORE >>

Award-winning composer visits Randolph College for American premiere of new composition

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The Randolph College Chamber Orchestra will present its fall concert on December 5 at 7:30 p.m.... READ MORE >>

Touch of Harmony helps celebrate Black History Month

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Randall Speer wins Davidson Award

Randall Speer, associate professor of music, was named as the recipient of the Katherine Graves Davidson Award during Convocation ceremonies August 31, 2010 at Randolph College. The award is given annually to a faculty member who has brought distinction to the College. “This year’s winner has had a significant impact on our community,” said Dennis... READ MORE >>

Randolph College Welcomes Acclaimed Pianist April 10

LYNCHBURG — On April 10, Randolph College will welcome Victor Santiago Asuncion as part of its Guest Artist program. The free event is open to the public and will be held at 7:30 p.m. in Wimberly Recital Hall in Presser Hall.
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