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Spring Fling Concert to Feature Jazz Transit

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (April 19, 2017)-Kirkwood Community College’s student jazz vocalists will take the stage this spring for a concert on April 21. Jazz Transit will present music from many well-known jazz composers in Ballantyne Auditorium starting at 7:30 p.m. Under the direction of Dr. Fred Kiser, Jazz Transit will perform works from Sharon Broadley, […]

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The Eagle5 for the Month of November 2015

A look at the top five news stories for Kirkwood Community College for November 2015.

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Grammy-winning Vocal Ensemble Reopens Ballantyne

New York Voices Cedar Rapids, Iowa (February 25, 2014)— The Grammy award-winning vocal ensemble, New York Voices, will perform at the reopening celebration of Ballantyne Auditorium at Kirkwood Community College on Thursday, February 27, at 8 p.m.  The sold out concert is presented by the Department of Arts and Humanities and includes Kirkwood vocal groups, […]

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Vocal Ensembles Concert Set for Friday, December 6

Kirkwood Community College Performing Arts presents the Vocal Ensembles Concert Friday, December 6, at 7:30 p.m. at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts. The Vocal Ensembles Concert features the Kirkwood Concert Chorale directed by Dr. Fred Kiser and the Kirkwood Vocal Jazz Ensembles – Jazz Transit, and RSVP directed by Ray Salucka. Enjoy a […]

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“Spring Fling” to Feature Jazz Transit and RSVP

Alisabeth von Presely and other members of Kirkwood’s 2012 Jazz Transit Kirkwood Community College’s student jazz vocalists take the stage this spring, presenting music from many well-known composers. The RSVP and Jazz Transit groups will perform on Friday, April 26, at 7:30 p.m., in Ballantyne Auditorium. The dozen tunes in the program reflect popular songs […]

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Former Student Wins American Idol Golden Ticket, Heads to Hollywood

Von Presely singing in Kirkwood’s Jazz Transit in November of 2011 On day two of the hit TV show American Idol’s 12th season, Kirkwood Community College presented one of its top voices to the world, albeit for just a brief moment. Former student Alisabeth von Presley was only shown on TV for a short time, […]

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