Fine Arts Events At Chattanooga State Include City Of Angels

Thursday, November 8, 2012

Here are the Chattanooga State Fine Arts events for November:

Nov. 9-10 at 7:30 p.m., Nov. 11 at 2:30 p.m.
Music and Theatre: “City of Angels”  
The Chattanooga State Music and Theatre Departments present the acclaimed Broadway Musical, “City of Angels.” Music by Larry Gelbart, book by Cy Coleman, and lyrics by David Zippel. Musical Direction by Jennifer Arbogast, Choreography by Lindsay Fussell, and Directed by Sherry Landrum $10 donation, free admission for CSCC students and faculty with college identification.

Nov. 15 at 7:30 p.m. 
Music: Student Applied Recital 
The Chattanooga State Music Department presents a recital featuring students of voice, piano, violin, trumpet, bassoon, clarinet, percussion, guitar, and more.

Nov. 20 at 7:30 p.m. 
Music: Opera Theatre 
The Opera Theatre students of Chattanooga State present an evening of popular and beloved opera scenes. Stage and Musical Direction by Brett Hyberger.

Nov. 26 at 7:30 p.m. 
Music: Jazz Concert  
The Chattanooga State Jazz Band will present an evening of great Jazz music. Musical Director is David Schwab.

Nov. 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Music: Holiday Concert 
The Chattanooga State Music Department presents an evening of Holiday classics. The concert features performances by the Concert Choir, Jazz Band, Guitar Ensemble, Percussion Ensemble, and Dance Department. Come and enjoy music and dance that celebrates the holiday season.



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