HCC Concerts Series
The Howard Community College Concert Series aims to bring extraordinary, exciting, and intimate musical experiences to audiences in Howard County and its surrounding communities through the concerts, master classes, and lectures presented in the Horowitz Center.
A Celebration of African American Women in Music
Monica Tripp-Roberson, Pianist and Lecturer
Join us for a virtual performance and lecture on the life and music of Florence Price and Margaret Bonds. The program will feature Price’s Sonata in E Minor and Bond’s Troubled Water.
Call to Spring
Octtava Piano Duo and guitarist Bruce Casteel
Call to Spring features pianists Wei-Der Huang and Hsien-Ann Meng of the Octtava Piano Duo and the beloved Columbia, MD guitarist Bruce Casteel.
On the Wings of Spring
Patrons may view the concert at their convenience from May 10 - 24, 2021.
A showcase of exquisite works for cello/piano by Debussy, Fauré, and Cassadó will be heard. The virtual concert will also feature a single-movement Beethoven Piano Trio and Beethoven Piano Sonata Op. 81a "Les Adieux" in celebration of Beethoven's 250th birthday.
I-Hsuan Chiang, Cello
HCC Music Department Spotlight Concert
Upcoming Spring Concert Discussion
Join us for a Spring Concert Discussion on Friday, May 14th, 1-1:30pm. Get a behind the scenes glimpse of the faculty performers as they talk about why they chose the pieces, how the virtual performance process is different for a performer, and what they miss about performing live. The discussion will be facilitated by Janelle Broderick and will include faculty performers: Bruce Casteel, I-Hsuan Chiang, Yoon Nah Cho, Wei-Der Huang, Hsien-Ann Meng, Lisa Rehwoldt, and Sangmi Yoon.
Discussion webpage: https://www.howardcc.edu/springconcertdiscussion
HCC Singers Concert
Patrons may view the concert at their convenience from May 20 - June 3, 2021.
HCC Jazz Ensemble Concert
Patrons may view the concert at their convenience from May 21 - June 4, 2021.
Program includes pieces from Tadd Dameron, Wes Montgomery, and Charlie Parker.
Featured musicians: Dr. Kyle Coughlin, director; Neal Chakrabarti, guitar; Sean Chalungsooth, guitar; Russell Dixon, trombone; Bob Garber, clarinet; Aiden Interrante, trumpet; Zach Johansen, acoustic bass; Alice Massey, bass clarinet
Tickets: Admission is free
The Music Institute Recital
Patrons may view the concert at their convenience from May 30 - June 13, 2021.
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Ode to Beethoven
The "Ode to Beethoven" program previously scheduled for June will be featured in the "On the Wings of Spring," airing May 10-24.