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January Lectures at St. John's

What: The Dean’s Lecture Series
Where: Junior Common Room, Peterson Student Center, St. John’s College   
When: Wednesday, January 23, 2008, 5 p.m. – NEW TIME

Originally Posted on admin, January 23, 2008

Holiday Memories at St. John’s College

WHAT:  Holiday Memories at St. John’s College: A Christmas Memory and A Child’s Christmas in Wales

WHEN: Wednesday, December 12 at 8 p.m.
Saturday, December 15 at 3 p.m. – Free Performance
Sunday, December 16 at 3 p.m.

Originally Posted on admin, December 12, 2007

To Strike the World, for 12 instruments and 12 voices

WHAT: Performance Piece: To Strike the World, for 12 instruments and 12 voices

WHEN: Wednesday, December 5, 7 p.m; Friday, December 7, 7 p.m; Saturday, December 8, 7 p.m.

WHERE:  Great Hall, Peterson Student Center, St. John’s College

Originally Posted on admin, December 8, 2007

Shakespeare and the Book of Job

WHAT: The Dean’s Lecture Series

WHO: Julia Lupton, University of California, Irvine, English Department

TITLE:  “Shakespeare and the Book of Job”

Originally Posted on admin, November 30, 2007

Concert, 11/29: Brahms - Schoenberg Project

WHO:  Peter Pesic, piano
Musician-in-residence and tutor at St. John’s College

WHAT:  Brahms-Schoenberg Project (this is the second year in a two-year cycle presenting the complete piano works of Brahms, paired with the complete solo piano pieces of Schoenberg)

Originally Posted on admin, November 29, 2007

A Heavenly Beginning and a Cosmic Close

WHAT: The Dean’s Lecture Series

WHO:  Wendy Allanbrook, University of California, Berkeley, Music Department

TITLE:  “A Heavenly Beginning and a Cosmic Close: Bach, Beethoven, and the Musically Infinite”

Originally Posted on admin, November 16, 2007

St. John’s College Art Flea Market

WHAT: St. John’s College Art Flea Market

WHO:   St. John’s College Library & Fine Arts Guild

WHEN: Saturday, November 10, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Originally Posted on admin, November 10, 2007

11/9: “The Physician of the Soul in Plato’s Charmides”

WHAT: The Dean’s Lecture Series

WHO:  Alan Pichanick, St. John’s College, Annapolis

TITLE:  “The Physician of the Soul in Plato’s Charmides

Originally Posted on admin, November 9, 2007

Concert: Tutors Christine Chen and David Bolotin

WHAT: St. John’s College – Concert

WHO:   Christine Chen, violin and David Bolotin, piano

PROGRAM:

Mozart: Sonata for Piano and Violin in E minor, K. 304

Beethoven: Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 5 in F major, Op. 24 (“Spring sonata”)

Brahms: Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 1 in G major, Op. 78

Originally Posted on admin, November 7, 2007

11/7: “Tyranny, Totalitarianism and the Reading of Plato”

WHAT: The Dean’s Lecture Series

WHO:  David Levine, St. John’s College

TITLE:  “Tyranny, Totalitarianism and the Reading of Plato”

Originally Posted on admin, November 7, 2007