Senior music major Donovan Allen, junior business administration major Austin Denison and the rest of the University of La Verne Guitar Ensemble perform “Hotel California,” by the Eagles Friday in Morgan Auditorium.
The stage was set with a grand piano and three chairs with amplifier cords draped over them, waiting to be plugged in by guitarists.
Students chanted in the crowd along with headliner Lil Wayne as he performed with nothing but high energy for the eighth annual Lavernapalooza concert May 4 at the Fox Theater in Pomona.
A colorful backdrop of vivid greens, reds and blues with images from iconic Broadway performances lit up as the University of La Verne Chamber Singers and University Chorale took the stage for their “Broadway Showcase” on Friday and Saturday night in the Dailey Theatre.
Senior music major Isaac Estrada rehearses one of the jazz numbers for his senior recital, with saxophonist Tama Shutts Friday.
David Cubek, director of the Claremont Concert Orchestra and assistant conductor of the Pasadena Symphony, conducts the choirs and orchestra of the Joint Music Program of Claremont McKenna, Harvey Mudd, Pitzer, and the Scripps Colleges as they performed Mozart’s Requiem in D minor in the Garrison Theater at the Claremont Colleges Saturday.
Students, faculty and friends and family of the performers filled Morgan Auditorium for their last concert of the year, titled “125 Years of Barbershop” Sunday.
Centuries of culture and heritage decorated the Pitzer Square with an after party encompassing local musicians.
In the dimly lit First Christian Church, the University of La Verne Chamber Singers and Aldersgate Chorale joined forces to perform as the Mountainside Master Chorale Sunday in Pomona for their Earth Day concert, “Big Blue Marble.”
The full house applauded as the first of 13 singers stepped onto stage. Dasani water bottles were scattered on the stage as if to mark their spots.