FREDERICK, Md.—The Department of Music at Hood College will present several concerts and recitals during November and December featuring student performers.
The concert series will kick off with a junior recital by conductor Ethan Peterson and composer Devin Inman on Nov. 13 at 3 p.m. in Brodbeck Music Hall. The Hood Wind Ensemble, directed by Brian Hinkley, will take the stage Nov. 15 at 7:30 p.m. in Coffman Chapel, and the Hood Jazz Ensemble, directed by J. Kevin Lewis, will perform in Coffman Chapel on Nov. 30 at 7:30 p.m.
A Candlelight Vespers service will take place Dec. 4 at 7:30 p.m. in Coffman Chapel, featuring Hood music ensembles, readings, prayers and numerous Christmas carols sung by all in attendance. On Dec. 5, the honors and advanced student recital at 7:30 p.m. in Brodbeck Music Hall will feature student performers who have been studying music for several semesters. More students will perform in the student recital Dec. 7 at 7:30 p.m. in Brodbeck Music Hall. The fall semester concert season will end Dec. 8 when the Hood Early Music Ensemble, under the direction of William Simms, and the Hood String Ensemble, under the direction of RoseAnn Markow Lester, present a joint concert at 7:30 p.m. in Brodbeck Music Hall.
All student concerts are free and open to the public. For more information, contact Wayne L. Wold at email@example.com or 301-696-3782.