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Music 2018-2019 Season

Rousing band marches, sultry jazz tunes, uplifting vocals, and inspiring classical selections! Concerts by Pima ensembles: Wind Ensemble, Chorale & College Singers, Jazz Ensemble and Orchestra and faculty recitals by Alexander Cardieri, Michael Lich and Christopher Herald showcase incredible musical talent this season.

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MICHAEL LICH CLASSICAL GUITAR
Oct. 11 at 7 p.m.
Recital Hall
Tickets: $8, $6

A faculty concert. Classical guitarist, banjo player, arranger and composer, Lich performs a wide variety of musical styles including classical, jazz and bluegrass. The performance includes work by Bach, Brouwer, Dyens, Lich and Piazzolla.

Michael Lich 

Michael Lich

WIND ENSEMBLE Concerts
Oct. 18, Nov. 29, March 7 and May 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Proscenium Theatre
Tickets: $6, $5 

Under the direction of Dr. Mark Nelson. The concert features classics for full band, along with small wind and percussion ensembles and soloists. 

PCC Wind Ensemble

CHORALE & COLLEGE SINGERS Concerts
Oct. 21 at 3 p.m., Dec. 2 at 3 p.m., March 5 at 7:30 p.m., May 5 at 3 p.m.
 
Proscenium Theatre
Tickets: $6, $5
 

Under the direction of Dr. Jonathan Ng. The concert features selections for a large mixed-voice choir and a more select mixed-voice a cappella choir.

PCC Chorale

ALEXANDER CARDIERI POPULAR PIANO
Nov. 4 at 3 p.m.
Recital Hall
Tickets: $8, $6

A faculty lecture recital featuring popular music in America. The performance includes diverse genres from movie soundtracks, Broadway, jazz, Latin America and piano legends Elton John, Billy Joel and Barry Manilow.

 

Alexander Cardieri

MICHAEL LICH STUDIO GUITAR
Nov. 8 at 7 p.m.
Recital Hall
Free

A student recital featuring an eclectic mix of music ranging from Renaissance to contemporary. Performances include soloists as well as various ensembles.

Michael Lich

CHRISTOPHER HERALD SAXOPHONE
Nov. 15 at 7 p.m.
Recital Hall
Tickets: $8, $6

A faculty recital. Herald performs in a wide variety of genres ranging from classical to free jazz, fusion and world music. The performance includes an eclectic mixture of old and new classical works for the saxophone, closing with original jazz selections by Herald’s Tucson-based band.

Christopher Herald

JAZZ ENSEMBLE Concerts
Nov. 27 and April 30 at 7:30 p.m. 
Proscenium Theatre
Tickets: $6, $5 

Under the direction of Mike Kuhn. The concert features jazz standards performed from a variety of periods in big band style. 

PCC Jazz Ensemble

ORCHESTRA Concerts
Dec. 1 and May 4 at 3 p.m.
Proscenium Theatre
Tickets: $6, $5
 (students/seniors/military/PCC employees and groups)

Under the direction of Dr. Alexander Tentser. The concert features a classical repertoire for orchestra with students and community adults. The mission of the orchestra is to educate young adults and the Tucson community about orchestral music, including classical and other varieties of musical styles, and to provide the opportunity to perform in a collaborative group setting. 

PCC Orchestra