Arts & Entertainment
Penn State Intercom......September 26, 2002

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"Jazz Showcase" with Tim Powell, saxophone, Andrew Jackson, drums, and Mac Himes, guitar, perform during the Noontime Concert Series in the first floor lounge of the HUB-Robeson Center on the University Park campus. This weekly series takes place from noon to 1 p.m. Fridays.

Photo: Greg Grieco

Yes at BJC

Yes, a progressive rock from the 1970s, will perform at 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, at The Bryce Jordan Center on the University Park campus.

Original lead singer Jon Anderson and keyboardist Rick Wakeman have reunited with the band to present a three-hour show with a 30-minute intermission. Some of the band's hits include "Roundabout" and "Owner of a Lonely Heart." The tour supports a retrospective five-CD compilation, "In A Word: Yes (1969-)."

Reserved tickets cost $39.50 and $49.50. Tickets are available at The Bryce Jordan Ticket Center, Eisenhower Auditorium, select Uni-Marts, Commonwealth Campus ticket outlets or by calling
(814) 865-5555 or (800) 863-3336 and online at http://www.bjc.psu.edu.

Recitals

Three free recitals are planned in the School of Music on the University Park campus.

* Saxophone recital, 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, in Esber Recital Hall. Carrie Koffman, assistant professor of music education, will be joined by Susan Boardman, soprano; Kathy Guttuso Cinatl, piano; Tim Deighton, viola; Marylene Dosse, piano; Daryl Durran, bassoon; James Lyon, violin; Tim Shafer, piano; and Dan Yoder, saxophone.

* Oboe recital, 8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 29, in Esber Recital Hall. Timothy Hurtz, associate professor of music, will be accompanied by Amanda Maple, harpsichord; Donguel Lee, English horn and faculty members Julian Hook, piano; Richard Kennedy, tenor; and Robert Nairn, bass.

* Saxophone recital, 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 1, in Esber Recital Hall. Cliff Leaman and Derek Parsons will perform.

Symphonic concert

The Symphonic Band and Symphonic Wind Ensemble will give a concert at 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 29, in Eisenhower Auditorium on the University Park campus. Admission is $3.50 for students and $5 for others.

Bach's Lunch

The Bassoon Ensemble will perform at the free Bach's Lunch concert at 12:10 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 3, in the Helen Eakin Eisenhower Chapel on the University Park campus.

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