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IMPORTANT DATES 2020 

 

SPRING 2020 

Faculty/Staff Convocation - Spring 2020 (FLEX)
Jan. 30, 2020 - 8:30-12:30pm in GYM

Full Music Dept. Meeting - Spring 2020 (FLEX)
Jan. 30, 2020 - 1:00-3:00pm in C-116

School of Arts & Languages Faculty Meeting - Spring 2020 (FLEX)
Jan. 31, 2020 - 1:00-3:00pm in LRC-435

Choir Auditions - Spring 2020 (FLEX)
Feb. 4, 2020 - 2:15-3:45pm in Room C-116 in C-100 Building

Music Orientation - Spring 2020 (FLEX)
Feb. 5, 2020 - 3:00-4:00pm in Room C-119 in C-100 Building

Jazz Big Band Auditions - Spring 2020 (FLEX)
Feb. 5, 2020 - 6:00-8:00pm in Room C-119 in C-100 Building

Applied Music Program Auditions - Spring 2020 (FLEX)
Feb. 6, 2020 - 3:00-4:30 pm in Room C-119 in C-100 Building

Applied Music Program Juries - Spring 2020 (FLEX)
May 26, 2020 - 4:00-6:30 pm in Rooms C-116/C-119 in C-100 Building


 

                      Music DepT. EVENTS 2019-2020

FALL 2019


 August 29, 2019 - 5:00-6:00pm - Free

San Diego Mesa College Art Gallery Reception - San Diego Mesa College Art Gallery FA 103 - featuring San Diego Mesa College Applied Music Program students, directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson


September 4, 2019 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - featuring A Hundred Ghosts (experimental electronic music)


September 11, 2019 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - featuring The Matt Smith Neu Jazz Trio (jazz) with Matt Smith (drums), Ed Kornhauser (piano) & Mackenzie leighton (acoustic bass)


September 18, 2019 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - featuring Peter Sprague & Leonard Patton (jazz guitar/vocal duo)


September 23, 2019 - 11:00am-2:30pm

Majors Fair - Theater & Music - C-100 Buidling


September 25, 2019 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - featuring Tasha Smith Duo (classical harp duo)


September 26, 2019 - 5:00-6:00pm - Free

San Diego Mesa College Art Gallery Reception - San Diego Mesa College Art Gallery FA-103 - featuring San Diego Mesa College Applied Music Program students, directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson


October 2, 2019 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - featuring Trio Arpavioluta (classical harp, violin & flute)


October 7, 2019 - 7:00-8:30pm - Free

San Diego Mesa College Music Department Showcase - San Diego Mesa College, Rooms C-116 & C-119 in C-100 Building -  The San Diego Seratones, directed by Dr. Momilani Ramstrum; San Diego Mesa College World Music Ensemble, directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson; San Diego Mesa College Choir, directed by Amy Mein; San Diego Mesa College Guitar Ensemble, directed by Ian Bassett; San Diego Mesa College Jazz Ensemble, directed by Bob Magnusson; and San Diego Mesa College Jazz Big Band, directed by Ian Tordella


October 9, 2019 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - featuring Simple (Persian music)


October 16, 2019 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - featuring Bassett Brothers (classical guitar duo)


October 17, 2019 - 4:00-5:00pm - Free

Jazz in the Courtyard - San Diego Mesa College, courtyard between C-100 & C-200 buildings - featuring San Diego Mesa College Applied Music Program jazz students, directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson


October 23, 2019 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - San Diego Mesa College Voice, Piano & Guitar Class students, directed by Amy Mein, Dr. J. Craig Johnson, George Svoboda, Jaeryoung Lee, Gina Jung, Dr. Xiao-yan Sui 


October 28-29, 2019 - 4:00-8:00pm 

Conference Performances - Association of Chief Busines Officials of California Community Colleges at Hilton Mission Bay, San Diego, CA - San Diego Mesa College Applied Music Student Jazz Quartets


October 30, 2019 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - San Diego Mesa College Jazz Big Band, directed by Ian Tordella; San Diego Mesa College Jazz Ensemble, directed by Bob Magnusson


October 30, 2019 - 1:00-3:00pm - Free

Left Meets Right: The Arts & Sciences Lecture Series - BT-101

Neuroscientist Dr. John Iversen & percussionist Dr. N. Scott Robinson


November 1, 2019 - 12:00-5:00 - Free

Choral Concert All Day - Point Loma Nazarene University - 3900 Lomaland Drive - San Diego, CA 92106 - San Diego Mesa College Choir, directed by Amy Mein


November 6, 2019 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - San Diego Mesa College World Music Ensemble, directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson


November 7, 2019 - 5:00-6:00pm - Free

San Diego Mesa College Art Gallery Reception - San Diego Mesa College Art Gallery FA-103 - featuring San Diego Mesa College Applied Music Program students, directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson


November 13, 2019 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - San Diego Mesa College Guitar Ensemble, directed by Ian Bassett & San Diego Mesa College Choir, directed by Amy Mein


November 14, 15, & 16, 2019 - 7:00-9:00pm - $12 pre-sale, $15 at door

Mesa Dance Presents Dance Spectrum - An evening of Dance and Entertainment - The Joan B. Kroc Theatre, 6611 University Avenue, San Diego CA - featuring San Diego Mesa College Dance Dept., directed by Donna Flournoy & Dance Faculty with Applied Music Program Jazz Quartet, directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson


November 14, 2019 - 4:00-5:00pm - Free

Jazz in the Courtyard - San Diego Mesa College, courtyard between C-100 & C-200 buildings - featuring San Diego Mesa College Jazz Big Band, directed by Ian Tordella


November  19, 2019 - 6:00-8:00pm - Free

Jazz Concert - Mission Bay Senior High School - 2475 Grand Avenue, San Diego, CA 92109 -  San Diego Mesa College Jazz Big Band, directed by Ian Tordella with Mission Bay High School Jazz Band


November 20, 2019 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building -  San Diego Mesa College Applied Music Program Classical Recital, directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson


November 21, 2019 - 2:00-5:00pm - Free

Thanksgiving feast - San Diego Mesa College Commons Room 211 - featuring San Diego Mesa College Applied Music Program Jazz Students


December 4, 2019 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - San Diego Mesa College Applied Music Program Jazz Recital, directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson


December 5, 2019 - 8:00pm - $15.00/$10.00 students

Jazz Concert - Queen Bee's Art & Cultural Center, 3925 Ohio Street, San Diego, CA  92104 -  San Diego Mesa College Jazz Big Band, directed by Ian Tordella, with guest vocalists Whitney Shay & others


December 5, 2019 - 4:00-5:00pm - Free

San Diego Mesa College Art Gallery Reception - San Diego Mesa College Art Gallery FA-103 - featuring San Diego Mesa College Applied Music Program students - Classical Guitar Quintet, directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson


December 6, 2019 - 7:00-8:30pm - Free

Vocal, Guitar, and World Music Concert - University Christian Church, 3900 Cleveland Ave, San Diego, CA 92103 - Concert with San Diego Mesa College Choir, directed by Amy Mein; San Diego Mesa College Guitar Ensemble, directed by Ian Bassett; and San Diego Mesa College World Music Ensemble, directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson with special guests The Seratones, directed by Dr. Momilani Ramstrum


December 10, 2019 - 6:30-7:30pm - Free

Guitar Ensemble Concert - Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Public Library, 9005 Aero Drive, San Diego, CA, 92123 - San Diego Mesa College Guitar Ensemble, directed by Ian Bassett


December 11, 2019 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - Composition Students of Dr. Momilani Ramstrum


December 13, 2019 - 12:00-1:00pm - Free

San Diego Mesa College Administrative Services Holiday Party - San Diego Mesa College LRC - San Diego Mesa College Applied Music Program Students - AMP Jazz Quartet


December 14, 2019 - 11:00am-4:00pm - Free

Irish You A Merry Christmas Concert - Mendoza Elementary School, 2050 Coronado Avenue, San Diego, CA, 92154 - San Diego Mesa College Choir, directed by Am Mein


 

SPRING 2020


February 13, 2020 - 5:00-6:00pm - Free

San Diego Mesa College Art Gallery Reception - San Diego Mesa College FA 103 Art Gallery - featuring San Diego Mesa College Applied Music Program students, directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson


February 19, 2020 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - Päivikki Nykter (classical music/violin & piano)


February 26, 2020 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - Blue Kanon (Jonathan Crick & Kyoko Takeda) (Japanese shakuhachi & koto music)


March 4, 2020 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - Robert Zelickman & Friends (with Päivikki Nykter & Mari Kawamura)  (classical chamber music/violin, clarinet & piano)


March 11, 2020 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - Manouche Five (Gypsy jazz quintet/acoustic guitars, clarinet & bass)


March 16, 2020 - 7:00-8:30pm - Free (FLEX)

San Diego Mesa College Music Department Showcase Concert - San Diego Mesa College, Rooms C-116 & C-119 in C-100 Building -  The San Diego Seratones, directed by Dr. Momilani Ramstrum; San Diego Mesa College World Music Ensemble, directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson; San Diego Mesa College Choir, directed by Amy Mein; San Diego Mesa College Guitar Ensemble, directed by Ian Bassett; San Diego Mesa College Jazz Ensemble, directed by Bob Magnusson; and San Diego Mesa College Jazz Big Band, directed by Ian Tordella


March 18, 2020 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - Dr. John Iversen & Dr. N. Scott Robinson (neuroscience, the brain & music)


March 19, 2020 - 4:00-5:00pm - Free (FLEX)

Jazz in the Courtyard - San Diego Mesa College, courtyard between C-100 & C-200 buildings - featuring San Diego Mesa College Applied Music Program jazz students, directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson


March 19, 2020 - 5:00-6:00pm - Free

San Diego Mesa College Art Gallery Reception - San Diego Mesa College FA 103 Art Gallery  - featuring San Diego Mesa College Applied Music Program students, directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson


March 21, 2020 - 11:20-11:40am - Free

Mesa Jumpstart - San Diego Mesa College - Commons Cafeteria with music by San Diego Mesa College Applied Music Program Jazz Quartet directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson. MUSIC: 11:20-11:40 am


March 25, 2020 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - K.S. Resmi (South Indian Carnatic vocal)


April 8, 2020 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - Jaeryoung Lee & Melanie Grinnell (jazz & classical piano duets)


April 15, 2020 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - San Diego Mesa College Voice, Piano, and Guitar Class Students, directed by Amy Mein, Dr. J. Craig Johnson, Jaeryoung Lee, Gina Jung, Dr. Xiao-yan Sui, George Svoboda


April 16, 2020 - 4:00-5:00pm - Free (FLEX)


Jazz in the Courtyard - San Diego Mesa College, courtyard between C-100 & C-200 buildings - featuring San Diego Mesa College Jazz Big Band, directed by Ian Tordella


April 16, 2020 - 10-11 am - Free - Mesa Commons

Cultural Unity Week’s Festival of Colors - San Diego Mesa College, Mesa Commons - featuring a collaboration between the San Diego Mesa College World Music Ensemble, directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson, students of the Fashion Dept., directed by Jordyn Smiley, and students from Dance, Visual Art & Drama Depts., directed by Denise Rogers, George Ye & Donna Flourney


April 17, 2020 - 7:00-8:15pm - Free (FLEX)

Applied Music Program Evening Recital - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building -  San Diego, CA - Concert featuring San Diego Mesa College Applied Music Program students in Classical and Jazz music, directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson


April 22, 2020 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - San Diego Mesa College Jazz Big Band, directed by Ian Tordella and San Diego Mesa College Jazz Ensemble, directed by Bob Magnusson


April 23, 24, 25, 2020 - 7:00-9:00pm - $12 pre-sale, $15 at door

Mesa Dance Presents Dance Company - An evening of Dance and Entertainment - The Joan B. Kroc Theatre, 6611 University Avenue, San Diego, CA 92115 - featuring San Diego Mesa College Dance Dept., directed by Donna Flournoy & Mesa Dance Faculty with music by Applied Music Program Jazz Quartet, directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson (music 6-7 pm)


April 29, 2020 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - San Diego Mesa College Guitar Ensemble, directed by Ian Bassett & San Diego Mesa College Choir, directed by Amy Mein


May 2, 2020 - 11am-12pm - $15.00-$25.00

Classical Guitar - Clairemont Garden Tour - Field Elementary School - 4375 Bannock Avenue, San Diego, CA 92117 - San Diego Mesa College Classical Guitar Students at Clairemont Garden


May 6, 2020 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - San Diego Mesa College World Music Ensemble, directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson


May 7, 2020 - 4:00-5:00pm - Free

San Diego Mesa College Art Gallery Student Opening & Reception - San Diego Mesa College FA 103 Art Gallery  - featuring San Diego Mesa College Applied Music Program students, directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson


May 13, 2020 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building -  San Diego Mesa College Applied Music Program Classical Recital, directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson


May 14, 2020 - 7:00pm - $15/ $10 students (FLEX)

Jazz Concert - Queen Bee's Art & Cultural Center, 3925 Ohio Street, San Diego, CA  92104 - San Diego Mesa College Jazz Big Band, directed by Ian Tordella


May 15, 2020 - 5:30-9:00pm - $20.00-$60.00

San Diego Mesa College Golden Scissors Fashion Show with Music - Mesa Gym - Fashion students, directed by Jordyn Smiley & Mesa Fashion faculty with music by San Diego Mesa College Applied Music Program music students, directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson (music from 5:30-6:45 pm)


May 20, 2020 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - San Diego Mesa College Applied Music Program Jazz Recital, directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson


May 22, 2020 - 7:00-8:30pm - Free (FLEX)

Vocal, Guitar, and World Music Concert - University Christian Church, 3900 Cleveland Ave, San Diego, CA 92103 - Concert with San Diego Mesa College Choir, directed by Amy Mein; San Diego Mesa College Guitar Ensemble, directed by Ian Bassett; San Diego Mesa College World Music Ensemble, directed by Dr. N. Scott Robinson; and the San Diego Seratones, directed by Dr. Momilani Ramstrum


May 2020 - TBA - 6:30-7:30pm - Free

Guitar Ensemble Concert - Serra Mesa-Kearny Mesa Public Library, 9005 Aero Drive, San Diego, CA, 92123 - San Diego Mesa College Guitar Ensemble, directed by Ian Bassett


May 27, 2020 - 3:00-4:25pm - Free

Recital Hour - San Diego Mesa College, Room C-119 in C-100 Building - Composition Students of Dr. Momilani Ramstrum