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Sun April 27, 2014
  • Senior Capstone Performance in Dance: Salomé Egas ’14

    2 and 4 p.m.
    Dance Studio II

    Developed by Salomé Egas ’14 with SEE-Beyond support, and inspired by her experience of the world views, myths, and traditions of the indigenous people of the highlands of Ecuador.

  • Senior Recital: Leland Martin, Fiddle

    7 p.m.
    Helen Filene Ladd Concert Hall, Arthur Zankel Music Center

  • Skidmore College Orchestra

    3 p.m.
    Arthur Zankel Music Center, Helen Filene Ladd Concert Hall

    Conducted by Anthony Holland. Among the highlights of this spring concert will be a world premiere of James Emery’s Double Concerto for Guitar, Clarinet, and Orchestra, with James Emery playing solo guitar and his daughter Hannah Emery ’14 playing solo clarinet. Also on the program: Vaughan Williams’ Prelude 49th Parallel and Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition arranged by Maurice Ravel. Tickets: $8 adults, $5 seniors/Skidmore community, free for students and children.

Mon April 28, 2014
  • "Classical Dance of India" Class Showing

    7:30 p.m.
    Dance Theater

    Students perform classical Indian dances accompanied by musicians on traditional instruments.

  • Skidmore String Ensembles

    8 p.m.
    Helen Filene Ladd Concert Hall, Arthur Zankel Music Center

    Coached by Michael Emery.

Tue April 29, 2014
  • "Choreography I" Class Showing

    7 p.m.
    Dance Theater

    Skidmore student dancers perform original group pieces choreographed by 11 students in the "Choreography I" class.

Wed April 30, 2014
  • Academic Festival

    Perceptive papers. Insightful research. Impressive performances. Provocative art. Such are the ingredients of Academic Festival, a Skidmore tradition since 1998. Structured like a professional academic conference with more than 25 sessions all over campus, Academic Festival will feature presentations, roundtables, poster sessions, and performances by an estimated 150 students selected by their departments and programs. The festival will begin at 9 a.m. and concludes with a reception at 4:30 p.m. The schedule will be posted April 28 at www.skidmore.edu/hf/academicfestival.php .

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