Week of Aug 31-Sep 6, 2014

Tuesday 02 September

Art & Design

Time: 5 pm to 7 pm

Contact: Karloline Schleh · gallery@loyno.edu · (504) 861-5456

Location: Collins C. Diboll Gallery, 4th Floor, Monroe Library

Barnitz & Arceneaux- Sutton opening reception 

Friday 05 September

Music Under the Oaks: The John Mahoney Big Band

Time: 4:30 pm to 6 pm

Contact: Nick Volz · nrvolz@loyno.edu · (504) 865-3444

Location: Audubon Park Newman Band Stand

Bellwether Technology presents "Music Under the Oaks" in partnership with the Loyola University New Orleans College of Music & Fine Arts and WWNO. Bring your lawn chairs and join us for a special fall concert series to celebrate the new Audubon Park Conservancy. All concerts are free and open to the public and food and drink will be available to purchase.
 
The first concert in the series set for Friday, Sept. 5 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. at the Audubon Park Newman Band Stand features The John Mahoney Big Band. A regular performer at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival and the city’s premiere jazz club Snug Harbor, The John Mahoney Big Band is led by beloved jazz educator and recently retired Loyola University New Orleans professor John Mahoney. The John Mahoney Big Band specializes in original compositions and arrangements by Mahoney demonstrating the highest levels of performance and improvisational skill. It is composed of 18 of the finest musicians anywhere, who currently choose New Orleans as their home.
 
Other concerts in the series set for Friday afternoons at 4:30 p.m. feature Loyola faculty and student artists. The lineup includes:

- Loyola Jazz Alumni Jam: Friday, Sept. 19

- Loyola Faculty Chamber Ensembles: Friday, Oct. 3

- Loyola Jazz Band: Friday, Oct. 24

More information is available on the Audubon Park website.
 
Saturday 06 September

Biever Guest Lecture Series: Hip Hop Culture in Music Therapy

Time: 9 am to 5 pm

Contact: Mikel Pak · mlpak@loyno.edu · (504)-861-5448

Location: Communications/Music Complex, Room 204G

Loyola's Montage Fine and Performing Arts series hosts a lecture given by Dr. Mike Viega on Hip Hop Culture in Music Therapy. The lecture is also a part of the university's Biever Guest Lecture Series

Louisiana All-State Audition Woodwind Workshop

Time: 10 am to 12 pm

Contact: Mikel Pak · mlpak@loyno.edu · (504)-861-5448

Location: Communications/Music Complex, Room 240

Loyola's Faulty Woodwind Quartet will be hosting a workshop where there will be individual coaching sessions available for each instrument and covering the topics of practicing, breathing techniques, the importance of rythm, and mental preparation for the upcoming audition. This event is open students of all levels.

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