Orchestra Events

Considering a Music Major or Minor?

Mar. 20, 2018 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Warbeke Room

Considering a music major or minor?  Join department faculty and current students for an informal info session — with pizza!  Bring your questions and a hearty appetite!

Ìrìn Àjò — Odyssey of a Dream, An African Opera

Apr. 12, 2018 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Apr. 13, 2018 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Chapin Auditorium

The third in a series of African operas directed by Five College Professor Bode Omojola and produced by the Department of Music, "Ìrìn Àjò — Odyssey of a Dream," tells a timely story of emigration, adaptation, and survival. Performed by Mount Holyoke College and Five College students enrolled in MUSIC-228 (African Opera in Performance and Practice), the cast includes acclaimed soloists, choreography by Amir Hall, and music direction by Ng Tian Hui conducting the Mount Holyoke Symphony Orchestra.

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