Music




ARC orchestra welcomes young students

As they hit the accelerando, the violin section moved their bows quickly, concentration etched on their faces. The violins outnumbered the rest of the sections,…


Theater program heats it up with ‘Gumbo’

By Shiavon Chatman Interpretive dancing, singing, poetry and acting were amongst the many skits that created ‘GUMBO,’ a play and fundraiser that the American River…



Latin jazz to perform with studio ensemble

The Latin jazz ensemble will be performing with the studio jazz ensemble on Thursday at 7:30 p.m. that would  include songs such as “Salsa Vibes”…


ARC, community bands join for holiday concert

Two American River College bands joined together with the Capitol City Community Band (CCCB) at the Holiday Solstice concert in ARC’s main theater late Monday….


Orchestra performed variety of holiday music

An earlier version of this story incorrectly identified principal violinist Jun Zhu as the performer of the fiddle solo in “Fiddle-Faddle” when the solo was actually…


Student musicians play for peers

Seven music majors performed in the first of four applied music recitals that were held as a part of the final grade for applied music…


Jazz ensembles perform in a concert at ARC

The American River College Jazz Collective started the Jazz Combos Showcase concert on campus Friday by performing three songs. The group played “Corcovado” by Antonio…


ARC will be hosting Jazz Combos Showcase

The American River College music department is hosting a concert to be performed by the ARC Jazz Collective and other ensembles and featuring songs that…