Category Archives: Beyond the Notes

Gospels, Spirituals, and More!

Girl with a dove.

Gospels, Spirituals, and More! with Dr. J. Donald Dumpson and Friends Wednesday, April 19th 12:00pm – 12:50pm Paley Library Lecture Hall Light refreshments served. Boyer recital credit given. Gospel Songs led by singers from the Arch Street Presbyterian Church Valerie Gay, soprano Markus Beam, baritone Dr. Clipper Erickson, piano Dr. Rollo Dilworth, composer, pianist Dr. Jay … Continue reading

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The Beggar’s Opera

Hogarth painting

Beyond the Notes : Temple Library’s Noontime Concert Series Wednesday, March 8th
 12:00pm
 Paley Library Lecture Hall Boyer recital credit given. Light refreshments served. On Wednesday, March 15, Paley Library’s Beyond the Notes concert series will present a preview of The Beggar’s Opera. This work (1728) is the comic masterpiece of John Gay (1685-1732), an English poet … Continue reading

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Piano Music from Around the World

Iceland, Norway, Belgrade

Piano Music from Around the World Charles Abramovic and his Studio Wednesday, February 15th
 12:00pm – 12:45pm
 Paley Library Lecture Hall Light refreshments served. Boyer recital credit given. On Wednesday, February 15, Paley Library’s Beyond the Notes concert series will present Piano Music from Around the World featuring professor and chair of the keyboard department … Continue reading

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Johann Sebastian Bach’s Coffee Cantata

Johann Sebastian Bach’s  Coffee Cantata Anais Naharro-Murphy, soprano Matthew Lulofs, baritone Brandon McShaffrey, director Wednesday, December 14th 12:00pm – 12:45pm Paley Library Lecture Hall Come for the fun! Come for the coffee!  (…and pastries!) Boyer recital credit given. On Wednesday, December 14, 2016, Paley Library’s Beyond the Notes concert series is happy to present Johann … Continue reading

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Classical Guitar at Paley Library!

Classical Guitar Students of Allen Krantz Wednesday, November 9th 12:00pm – 12:50pm Paley Library Lecture Hall Bring your lunch. Bring your friends.  Light refreshments served. Boyer recital credit given. Relax. Refresh. Renew. Enjoy. At noon on Wednesday, November 9, Paley Library’s Beyond the Notes concert series is proud to present Prof. Allen Krantz and his students. … Continue reading

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A Concert 420 Years in the Making!

Thomas Weelkes

Beyond the Notes : Temple Library’s Noontime Concert Series presents A Concert 420 Years in the Making  Madrigals of Thomas Weelkes and Salamone Rossi featuring Edward Latham, Mitos Andaya Hart, the Temple Ten and the Graduate Choral Literature Singers! Wednesday, October 12th 12:00 – 1:00pm Paley Library Lecture Hall In A Concert 420 Years in … Continue reading

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Butterfly Lovers

Mille Bai, violin and Joy Bai, piano

Beyond the Notes : Temple Library’s Noontime Concert Series presents The Butterfly Lovers’ Concerto Performed by violinist Millie Bai and pianist Joy Bai. Wednesday, September 28th, 12:00pm – 1:00pm Paley Library Lecture Hall (Ground Floor) Light refreshments served. Boyer recital credit given. Beyond the Notes, Temple Library’s noontime concert series, is thrilled to open the season … Continue reading

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Beyond the Notes Announces 2016-2017 Season!

Beyond the Notes Banner

Beyond the Notes, Temple University Library’s popular and award-winning noontime concert series, announces a varied, imaginative and fun 2016-2017 season! All concerts are 12:00pm-1:00pm, Paley Library Lecture Hall. Light refreshments served. Boyer recital credit given. Violinist Millie Bai, accompanied by her sister Joy Bai, open the season with the beautiful Butterfly Lover’s Concerto. Millie will share her … Continue reading

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Platero and I Concert Contest!

Painting of Jimenez.

Answer the question below to win a $10 gift certificate! Who is Juan Ramón Jiménez? Submit your answer. Remember to cite your source for more chances to win! Find out more about our last concert in an extraordinary year of events @ your library!

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Platero and I

Photo of Platero

On Wednesday, April 6, Paley Library’s noontime concert series, Beyond the Notes, will feature Duo MusicAleph, consisting of Temple graduate Sandrine Erdely-Sayo, composer and pianist, and Elizabeth Peña, narrator. They will perform Ms. Erdely-Sayo’s work for piano Platero y Yo, inspired by the novel by Juan Ramón Jiménez (1881-1958). Juan Ramón Jiménez, winner of the … Continue reading

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