Music Exposed Presents a Black History Month Celebration
MUSIC EXPOSED, a musical Informance series, will present the first performance in its three-month series focusing on informal and interactive presentations. Professor Leslie Drayton will host the presentation on Monday, February 3, 2014celebrating Black History Month. Guest performers for the evening will include The Ellington String Quartet led by violinist Lesa Terry, clarinetist Tanitra Flenaugh, and IS-year old pianist/composer Zachary Hernandez. Works performed will be Leslie Drayton’s ‘Visions and Reflections’, Lesa Terry’s ‘Pan African Suite’, and the world premiere of ‘Piano Quintet, No.1’ by Zachary Hernandez.
The series will continue on Monday, March 3,2014 with host Professor Robert Lawson presenting pianist, Robert Thies. Professor Brent Wilson will host the concluding presentation on Monday, April 7, 2014 with a focus on the voice.
All performances will begin at 8:00 p.m., and will take place in the Ventura College Performing Arts Center-Main Auditorium, 4700 Lorna Vista Rd., Ventura, CA 90003.
Tickets are $15 general admission, $10 students/faculty