Recital Series

The Gordon State College Recital Series features professional artists from the surrounding communities and across the country. The performers will often meet with Gordon music majors before and/or after the performance to answer questions, sign autographs, or to present a master class.
All recitals are held in the Gordon State College Fine Arts Auditorium at 7:30 PM.
The public is invited to attend.
Admission: Adults-$10Youth & Seniors-$7,Gordon Students and Employees: Free with ID.

2018-2019 Season

  • ARCHDUKE PIANO TRIO, - September 19, 2018

    • Comprised of violinist Helen Kim, cellist Charae Krueger, and pianist William Ransom, the Archduke Trio brings together three of Atlanta’s finest classical musicians who perform around the world as soloists, chamber musicians and recitalists.

  • TIMOTHY MILLER, Tenor Vocalist - November 15, 2018

    • "Mr. Miller is an active performer with both national and international credits. Operatic roles include Monastatos and First Armored Man in Mozart's Die Zauberfl?te, Street in Davis' X: The Life and Times of Malcolm X, Un Messaggero in Verdi's Aida, and Parpignol in Puccini's La Boheme. In June of 2008 Mr. Miller sang the role of Crab Man in critically acclaimed performances of Porgy and Bess at the Opéra-Comique in Paris and on tour in Luxembourg, Granada, and Normandy. He has also appeared in concert performances of Handel's Messiah, Bach's Magnificat, and a concert version of excerpts from Richard Strauss' Der Rosenkavalier performed with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. In March 2013 Mr. Miller sang the role of Comrade Alexander Ossipon in the world premier of Curtis Bryant's The Secret Agent with libretto by Alan Reichman. Perhaps most widely recognized for his stirring renditions of "God Bless America" during the seventh inning stretch of Atlanta Braves home games, Miller has extended his exposure well beyond the concert stage. Soloist for the 2011 Georgia Gubernatorial Inauguration Ceremony, featured artist promos for Cartoon Network's Adult Swim, and featured artist in the December 2012 edition of The Atlantan Magazine "Patrons and Players" rounds out a growing list of memorable career highlights. In April 2016 Mr. Miller made his debut with the Georgia Symphony as tenor soloist in Beethoven's ninth symphony. ."
  • CHRISTINA SMITH, Flautist - February 26, 2019

    • "Christina Smith is one of the most sought-after flutists in the country as an orchestral player, soloist, chamber musician, and teacher. The 2015-16 season is Ms. Smith's twenty-fifth anniversary season as principal flutist of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, where she holds the Jill Hertz Principal Flute chair, endowed in perpetuity. Ms. Smith's flute solos can be heard on 37 ASO recordings. She has also appeared with the orchestra numerous times as concerto soloist. . .Ms. Smith has recently appeared as guest principal flutist with orchestras such as the Chicago Symphony, Los Angeles Philharmonic, the Vancouver Symphony, the Baltimore Symphony, the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra, and the Pittsburgh Symphony. She earned critical acclaim while performing on the latter ensemble's 2010 European Tour. "
  • ATLANTA GUITAR TRIO, Guitar Ensemble - April 18, 2019

    • Scott Plato, Adam Craighead, and Bill Hearn have many decades of experience in guitar performance and as educators of guitar. Working together as The Atlanta Guitar Trio, they provide audiences with exciting, fun, and entertainingly musical concert programs. The group performs music from many different historical time periods. Scott, Adam, and Bill incorporate not only guitar in the trio ensemble, but they also perform arrangements of music for guitar and mandolin, as well as guitar and theorbo. During concerts, the trio entertains audience members with historical information on the musical instruments they use. They also provide historical insight into the composers and compositions performed."