The “Minimalist Sax” concert by the Orion Saxophone Quartet will feature works by notable minimalist composers Philip Glass, Steve Reich and Michael Torke. The program will also feature the Los Angeles premiere of “Pitch Black” by Dutch composer Jacob Ter Veldhuis. “Pitch Black” is a work for saxophone quartet and an 80’s style boombox, juxtaposing the quartet with a recorded accompaniment derived from one of the last interviews with the late jazz trumpeter Chet Baker.
The spring semester markets will showcase various food, drinks, and craft booths from independent vendors and farmers from the Alhambra Farmers Market. Don't forget your reusable bags!
Do you have questions about the science or reality of global warming? This presentation by noted educator and astrophysicist Jeffrey Bennett should answer them, while showing that the solutions to this important problem are ones that people of all political persuasions can agree on.
Everything has a soul, and hockey is no different. For decades, hockey has been seen as a homogenous sport--exciting to watch, but played by one kind of player. Soul on Ice presents the unknown contributions of black athletes to ice hockey. Directed by Damon Kwame Mason. (2015). 86 minutes.
Has society affected the way you value yourself and the way you look? Do you struggle with accepting your body image? Connect with the Chicanx/Latinx Student Resource Center and community organization, Nalgona Positivity Pride, as we explore the role that colonialism and European standards of beauty play in connection to our bodies.
Enjoy free popcorn, free game play, raffle prizes, and great music, or just come and hang out with friends.