The Los Medanos College Music Department will be showcasing talents of its students in many events throughout the semester. For those who enjoy listening to musical talent, there will be plenty of opportunities to attend these events.
First is a spring jazz concert, which the Music Department is still determining a name for. The event will be Thursday, March 28 at 7 p.m. General admission is $8, with students and seniors paying only $5. Professor Steve Ernest will be conducting.
Next, the LMC Music Department and Honors Program are hosting “An Evening With Dr. Grant Larson, Saxophonist.” This event will be held Thursday, April 11 at 7:30 p.m. Admission is $5 for all who attend. Professor Luis Zuñiga will be orchestrating the event.
The Spring 2019 Choral/Vocal Master Class Recital will take place Tuesday, April 16 from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Admission will be $5. Professor Silvester will be conducting. This event will be presented by the LMC Music Department’s Choral/Vocal Division.
Professors Luis Zuñiga & Frank Dorritie are also hosting a USO Dance-themed event called “The Big Dance Party” in support of LMC Student Veterans Club and LMC Veterans Resource Center. At the event there will be a costume and dance competition. This will take place on Thursday, April 18 from 6 to 9 p.m. and it’s free admission.The event will be presented by the LMC Music Department and LMC Recording Arts Department.
The “25th Silver Anniversary Gospel Celebration Reunion Concert” will be on Saturday, May 4 at 7 p.m. Admission is $25 in advance or $27 at the door. Under age four is free. This event will be presented by the LMC Music Department’s Choral/Vocal Division and Professor Henderson will be conducting.
There will be another untitled LMC Concert Band/LMC Orchestra Event. This will take place on Monday, May 13 at 7 p.m. Admission price to be announced at a later date. This event will be conducted by Professor Zuniga and presented by the LMC Music Department.
Lastly, there will be a second spring jazz concert, which is yet to be named, on Wednesday, May 15 at 7 p.m. General admission is $8 and students and seniors are $5. This will be presented by the LMC Music Department. Conducting will be done by Professor Ernest.
All these events will be held in the Los Medanos College Recital Hall, room 720 of the Recording Arts Building. For more information on these and other events, inquiries can be made by calling the Music Office at (925)473-7805.