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Nyack College School of Music 2020-2021 Calendar:

Because of Covid-19, all recitals and concerts listed below are subject to cancellation.

ALL RECITALS, AT LEAST IN THE FALL WILL BE AS FOLLOWS: Only the performers, applied teacher, accompanists, and family might be present with the recital being streamed. This is for this for junior and senior recitals, general student recitals, and faculty recitals as well.

Fall 2020 Semester: Semester begins September 9

August:

  • Aug. 24-28 Full Time Faculty required to be on campus
  • Aug. 31 Faculty Assembly

September:

  • Sept. 8 Make up Juries 12:00-3:00 PM
  • Sept. 8 School of Music Faculty Meeting for all music faculty 3-5 PM
  • Sept 9 Classes begin
  • Sept. 16 add/drop ends at 4:30 PM
  • Sept 17 Undergraduate Chapel 5:10-6:05 PM
  • Sept 24 Undergraduate Chapel 5:10-6:05 PM
  • Sept. 24 Biweekly Full-time faculty meeting 4:15-5:00 PM

October:

  • Oct. 1 Cookie Concert #1 2:00-2:30 PM (2:20 music classes will begin at 2:30)
  • Oct 1 Undergraduate Chapel 5:10-6:05 PM
  • Oct 7-9 Board of Trustees Meetings
  • Oct. 8 Undergraduate Chapel 5:10-6:05 Music: Willana Mack
  • Oct. 8 Biweekly Full-time faculty meeting 4:15-5:00 PM
  • Oct. 12-16 Advisement Week
  • Oct. 15 Undergraduate Chapel 5:10-6:05 PM
  • Oct. 19 Registration begins for Spring begins for Juniors and Seniors
  • Oct. 22 Undergraduate Chapel 5:10-6:05 Music: Willana Mack
  • Oct. 22 Biweekly Full-time faculty meeting 4:15-5:00 PM
  • Oct. 23 Student Recital #1 6:30 -8:00PM PM
  • Oct. 24 Faculty Recital of Carlos Cuestas 2:00 PM
  • Oct. 26 Registration for Spring begins for Freshmen and Sophomores
  • Oct. 29 Undergraduate Chapel 5:10-6:05 Music Tammy Lum
  • Oct. 29 Cookie concert #2 2:00-2:30 PM (2:20 music classes will begin at 2:30)

November:

  • Nov. 5 Biweekly Full-time faculty meeting 4:15-5:00 PM
  • Nov 5 Undergraduate Chapel 5:10-6:05 PM Music: Willana Mack
  • Nov 12 Hymnology Chapel with Sue Talley 5:10-6:05 PM
  • Nov. 12 Student Recital #2 6:30-8:00 PM
  • Nov. 13 Last day to WD from classes (4:30 PM)
  • Nov. 13 Mini Virtual recital of Tammy Lum Time TBD
  • Nov. 19 Cookie concert #3 2:00-2:30 PM (2:20 music classes will begin at 2:30)
  • Nov. 19 Biweekly Full-time faculty meeting 4:15-5:00 PM
  • Nov 19 Undergraduate Thanksgiving Chapel 5:10-6:05 Music: Tammy Lum
  • Nov 21 Gospel Choir and Purpose Fall Concert (location TBD)
  • Nov. 20 Jazz, Percussion Ensemble & Christian Folk Ensemble concert 6:30 PM
  • Nov. 22-29 Thanksgiving recess

December:

  • Dec 3 School of Music (All performing ensembles) Chapel 5:10-6:05 PM
  • Dec. 9 Margrit Zimmerman solo recital 5-6:15 PM
  • Dec. 10 Biweekly Full-time faculty meeting 4:15-5:00 PM
  • Dec. 10 Students Recital #3 6:30-8:00 PM
  • Dec. 11 Senior Recital of Adrian Brown 6:30-8:00 PM
  • Dec. 12 Stephen Pedley Senior Recital 6:30-8:00 PM
  • Dec. 13 SOM Joint Ensembles Christmas Concert (Location TBD)
  • Dec 16-22 Finals week
  • Dec. 16 Juries NYC 11:00am-9:00 PM
  • Dec. 17 Juries NYC 11:00am-3:00 PM
  • Dec. 21 String Orch./Chamber Music Concert 5:00-6:00 PM

Spring 2020 Semester: Semester begins January 20

Several additional ensemble performances offsite might be chosen, including Christian Folk Ensemble, Chorale, Small Jazz Ensemble, and Purpose.

January:

  • Jan 4-15 Winterim
  • Jan 15 Faculty Assembly
  • Jan. 19 Make -Up Juries 12:00-2:00 PM
  • Jan 19 School of Music Faculty Meeting for all music faculty 3-5 PM
  • Jan 20 Classes begin add/drop through Jan. 27
  • Jan 21 Undergraduate Chapel 5:10-6:05 PM
  • Jan 27 Joint solo recital of Sue and Dana Talley 5:00-6:15 PM
  • Jan 28 Biweekly Full-time faculty meeting 4:15-5:00 PM
  • Jan 28 Undergraduate Chapel 5:10-6:05 PM

February:

  • Feb 4 Undergraduate Chapel 5:10-6:05 Music: Willana Mack
  • Feb 4 Cookie concert #1 2:00-2:30 PM
  • Feb. 5 Gala Faculty Recital 6:30-8:30 PM
  • Feb. 10-12 Board of Trustees meetings
  • Feb 11 Biweekly Full-time faculty meeting 4:15-5:00 PM
  • Feb.11 Crystal Medina Faculty recital 6:30-8:00 PM
  • Feb 11 Undergraduate Chapel 5:10-6:05 PM
  • Feb 18 Undergraduate Chapel 5:10-6:05 PM
  • Feb 19 Faculty recital Of Lars Frandsen and Christina Lamberti 6:30-8:00 PM
  • Feb 20 Junior Recitals of Arelis Ortega and Shanel Fisher 2:00 PM
  • Feb. 25 Biweekly Full-time faculty meeting 4:15-5:00 PM
  • Feb 25 Undergraduate Chapel 5:10-6:05 PM
  • Feb 25 Student Recital #1 6:30-8:00 PM
  • Feb 26 Christian Folk Ensemble concert 1:00 PM at Susan S. McKinney Secondary School of the Arts
  • Feb. 26 Junior recitals of Jonathan Calderon and Justin Breeden 6:30-8:00 PM
  • Feb 27 Senior Recital of Kira McGrue 2:00 PM

March:

  • Mar 3 Cookie concert #2 2:00-2:30 PM
  • Mar 4-Mar. 16 Spring Break tour to Venice and Siena Italy
  • Mar 4 Undergraduate Chapel 5:10-6:05 PM Music: Willana Mack
  • Mar 7-14 Spring Break
  • Mar 18 Undergraduate Chapel 5:10-6:05 PM
  • Mar. 15-19 Advisement Week
  • 17 Gospel Choir and Purpose Spring Concert (location TBD)
  • Mar 18 Biweekly Full-time faculty meeting 4:15-5:00 PM
  • Mar.18 Faculty recital of Marie Kenote 6:30-8:00 PM
  • Mar, 19 Senior Recital of Jasmen Reyes 6:30-8:00 PM
  • Mar. 20 Senior Recitals of Shayla Lopez and Crystalyne Horton 2:00-3:30 PM
  • Mar. 22 Registration begins for Summer and Fall begins for Juniors and Seniors
  • Mar. 24 Bach Birthday Celebration Concert 5:00-6:15 PM
  • Mar. 25 Biweekly Full-time faculty meeting 4:15-5:00 PM
  • Mar 25 Cookie concert #3 2:00-2:30 {M
  • Mar 25 Undergraduate Chapel 5:10-6:05 PM Music: Willana Mack
  • Mar. 26 Senior Recital of Kobie Brown 6:30-8:00 PM
  • Mar. 27 Junior Recitals of Charles Siegler and Knaqui Germain 2:00 PM
  • Mar. 29 Registration begins for Summer and Fall begins for Fresh. and Soph.

April:

  • Apr 1 Undergraduate Extended Chapel 5:10-7:05 PM (Music and Worship Seder Meal)
  • Apr. 2-4 Break for Good Friday; Easter
  • Apr. 8 School of Music Easter Chapel 5:10-6:05 PM (could exchange with Apr. 1)
  • Apr. 8 Faculty Recital Tammy Lum 6:30-8:00 PM
  • Apr. 9 Last day to WD (4:30)
  • Apr. 9 Student Recital #2 6:30-8:30 PM
  • Apr. 10 Senior Recital of Faith Smith 6:30-8:00 PM
  • Apr. 14 Junior recitals of Monee Hunter and Pollyanna Soares 6:30-8:00 PM
  • Apr 15 Biweekly Full-time faculty meeting 4:15-5:00 PM
  • Apr 15 Undergraduate Chapel 5:10-6:05 PM Music: Tammy Lum
  • Apr. 15 Dream Girls Concert Performance 7:00-9:00 PM
  • Apr. 16 Senior Recital of Skylar Brown 6:30-8:00 PM
  • Apr. 18 Christian Folk Ensemble concert at Church of the Open Door 11:30 AM
  • Apr. 19 String Orch./Chamber Music Concert 5:00-6:00 PM
  • Apr. 21 Margrit Zimmerman solo recital 5:00-6:15 PM
  • Apr. 22 Cookie concert #4 2-2:30 PM
  • Apr 22 Undergraduate Chapel 5:10-6:05 PM
  • Apr 22 Senior Recital of Crystal Warde 6:30-8:00 PM
  • Apr. 23 SOM Joint Ensemble Spring Concert (LocationTBD)
  • Apr. 24 Senior Recital of Kimberly Lewis 2:00 PM
  • Apr. 28-May 4 Finals week
  • Apr. 28 Juries 11:00 AM -9:00 PM
  • Apr. 29 Juries 11:00 AM-3:00 PM
  • Apr. 30 Jazz/Percussion Ensemble & Christian Folk Ensemble recital-6:30-8:30
  • April 30 Orthodox Good Friday; Easter May 2nd
  • May 4 Student recital #3 (Awards recital) 6:30-8:30 PM
  • May 4.Last day of classes and finals
  • May 5 Baccalaureate 6:00-8:00 PM
  • May 8 Commencement 2:00-5:00 PM
  • May 10 Faculty Assembly 9:00 AM-5:00 PM
  • May 11 Summer session begins
  • Academic calendar link: https://www.nyack.edu/site/download/institutional-calendar-2020-21/?wpdmdl=154356&refresh=5ef3cde6a322d1593036262