Community invited to Cornell's free summer events series
School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions, June 28, 2016
Cornell University's School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions is pleased to announce its 2016 summer events series.
Free and open to the public, the series runs from June 28 to August 5 and features:
- Tuesday performances in the Klarman Hall Auditorium,
- Wednesday lectures in Call Auditorium in Kennedy Hall, and
- Friday concerts outdoors on the Arts Quad.
The 2016 series includes:
Tuesday performances at Klarman Hall Auditorium, 7:30 p.m.
- June 28: Karen Dumont
The belle dame of Savoyards Musical Theatre performs an evening of song
- July 5: Traonach
Traditional Irish music at its straight-ahead best
- July 12: Crimson
Latin jazz and world music
- July 19: Mike Lee and Wayne Lee
Works by Mozart, Schubert, and Beethoven
- July 26: Troica
Unique IC chamber ensemble featuring trumpet, piano, and alto sax
- August 2: Journey West
The migration of melodies from the Middle East to the New World
Wednesday lectures at Call Auditorium, Kennedy Hall, 7:00 p.m.
- July 6: Karl Pillemer
"Advice from the Oldest (and Wisest) Americans about Love, Relationships, and Marriage"
- July 13: Katy Payne
"Singing Whales, Deep-Rumbling Elephants: What Their Sounds Reveal about Their Minds"
- July 20: Ken Blanchard
"Refire! Make the Rest of Your Life the Best of Your Life"
- July 27: Brian O. Earle
"Civility and Manners: Do They Really Matter?"
Friday concerts on the Cornell Arts Quad, 7:00 p.m.
(Rain location: Klarman Hall Auditorium)
- July 1: Zydeco Trail Riders
Music from the heart of Louisiana
- July 8: Coracree
A transatlantic mix of Celtic, old-time, European, and original music
- July 15: Radio London
The spirit of '60s AM radio, from the Animals to the Zombies
- July 22: El Rumbon
Sizzling salsa from south of the border
- July 29: The Horse Flies
Blending Americana roots with indie rock, creative songwriting, and a percolating groove
- August 5: Djug Django
Central New York's premier gypsy swing band
For more information, visit summer.cornell.edu/events or contact the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions, B20 Day Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853-2801; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or phone 607.255.4987.
If disability accommodations are needed, please contact Katy Heine at 607.255.8226.