Born in the U.S.A.!
Mar
1
3:00 pm15:00

Born in the U.S.A.!

  • Cordiner Hall

A full symphonic concert featuring Doug Scarborough on Concerto for Trombone and Orchestra by Dr. Samuel Jones, Copland’s Quiet City, John David Earnest’s Southern Exposure, and Gershwin’s American in Paris.

Cordiner Hall
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Pre-Concert Lecture
Mar
1
2:00 pm14:00

Pre-Concert Lecture

  • Reid Campus Center

Come learn about the compositions of Dr. Jones and John David Earnest as they give insight into the works featured at the Walla Walla Symphony Concert, Born in the U.S.A.!
Reid Campus Center, Whitman College
Free and Open to the Public

Soirée No. 2
Feb
28
7:30 pm19:30

Soirée No. 2

  • Reid Campus Center Ballroom

Come enjoy delicious Walla Walla wine, light desserts and a performance featuring the music of Dr. Samuel Jones and other American composers. 

Performances by: Diane Gray-Chamberlain (soprano), Sally Singer (cello), Jackie Wood (piano), Doug Scarborough (trombone), and David Kim (piano).
Reid Campus Center Ballroom, Whitman College
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Walla Walla Symphony Open Rehearsal
Feb
28
2:00 pm14:00

Walla Walla Symphony Open Rehearsal

  • Cordiner Hall

Observe the Walla Walla Symphony rehearse under the baton of Yaacov Bergman as they prepare for their concert Born in the U.S.A. This rehearsal is followed by a Q&A session with the featured composers and conductor. 

Cordiner Hall
Free and Open to the Public

Whitman Chamber Singers & Orchestra Concert
Feb
27
7:30 pm19:30

Whitman Chamber Singers & Orchestra Concert

  • Cordiner Hall

Enjoy an evening with the Whitman College Orchestra and Chamber Singers led by Dr. Paul Luongo, performing works by Dr. Jones, Handel, and Beethoven.
Cordiner Hall
Free and Open to the Public

Fridays at Four
Feb
27
4:00 pm16:00

Fridays at Four

  • Chism Hall of Music

Come enjoy an afternoon of chamber works by Dr. Jones, featuring Whitman faculty and student performers.
Chism Hall, Whitman College Hall of Music
Free and Open to the Public

Keynote Address
Feb
26
7:00 pm19:00

Keynote Address

  • Chism Hall

Keynote Address by Walter Simmons: "Twentieth-Century American Composers: The Traditionalist Path".
Chism Hall, Whitman College Hall of Music
Free and Open to the Public

Reception to Follow