All faculty and staff are invited to the spring faculty meeting scheduled to take place today, Wednesday, March 4 in the Grupp Fireside Lounge. Refreshments will be served starting at 3 p.m. with the program beginning at 3:15 p.m. Richard A. Wall, PhD, vice president for academic affairs, will address the state of academic affairs and answer questions.
Submitted by: Lisa Fischer, executive associate, Academic Affairs
The final Informally~Formal Chamber Recital of the year is Tuesday, March 10 at 7:30 p.m. in the Montante Cultural Center. This program features the Mekinulov Family in a performance of works for celli, piano and voice.
The BPO’s principal cellist, Roman Mekinulov will be performing works for cello and piano with his father, pianist Alexander Mekinulov and works with his two children, Talia and Benjamin who are also cellists including works by Saint-Saëns and Vivaldi.
The second half of the program has an operatic theme and includes soprano Sebnem Mekinulov(wife of Roman and mother to Talia and Benjamin) singing two arias by Verdi. The entire family will perform Astor Pizzolla’s Oblivion to close the performance.
Tickets for this concert are $15 general admission and $7 for students and can be purchased at the door, in the Fine Arts Office (LY406) or online at canisius.edu/artscanisius-tickets.
Submitted by: Ellen Barnum, director, ArtsCanisius