2010
A little music, a little art, a lot of talent on display at Benedictine University

The departments of Fine Arts and Music at Benedictine University have announced their schedules of events for the Fall 2010 semester.
September 3, 2010

Phil Brozynski
(630) 829-6094
pbrozynski@ben.edu

Lisle, Illinois ~ The departments of Fine Arts and Music at Benedictine University have announced their schedules of events for the Fall 2010 semester.

Concert at noonA number of art exhibitions have been scheduled for the fall, beginning with a Student Art Exhibition in the North Gallery on the First Floor of Kindlon Hall. The exhibition runs from September 1-30.

A Faculty Art Exhibition will be held in the Second Floor Gallery of Kindlon Hall from September 10-October 29, and an Alumni Art Exhibition will be displayed on the Lower Level of the Krasa Student Center from September 10-October 29.

From November 5-December 22, the artwork of Benedictine University faculty member William Scarlato will be displayed in the Second Floor Gallery of Kindlon Hall, and a Student Exhibition featuring the Antique Doll Collection of Michael Albanese and a series of Antique Doll Photographs by Beatrice K. Turner will be held in the lower level of the Krasa Student Center.

All exhibitions are open to the public. Check the website, www.ben.edu, for locations and times.

The Department of Music has announced a series of three "Concerts at Noon" scheduled from 12:00-1:00 p.m. on Mondays, September 20, October 25 and November 22 in the Krasa Center Fireside Lounge. The October 25 concert will feature faculty oboist Alicia Cordoba Tait.

The annual "Festival of the Arts" will be held Saturday, December 4 in School Hall, Room 101 featuring a prep recital at 1:00 p.m., a voice recital at 2:00 p.m. and the Benedictine University Concert Band at 4:00 p.m.

The annual "Lessons and Carols" celebration at St. Procopius Abbey featuring readings and the musical talents of Benedictine faculty and students will be held beginning at 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, December 5.

For more information about the art exhibitions, contact the Department of Fine Arts at (630) 829-6274. For more information about the concerts at Benedictine University, call the Department of Music at (630) 829-6320.

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Benedictine University is located in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois, and Mesa, Arizona. Founded as a Catholic university in 1887, Benedictine enrolls nearly 10,000 students in 56 undergraduate and 19 graduate programs. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the sixth consecutive year in 2016. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). For more information, contact (630) 829-6300, admissions@ben.edu or visit ben.edu.