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Upcoming Music Events

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Whatever your connection to the musical arts, especially students, we invite you to join us at Concordia for concerts, recitals, and workshops. Check out the Music Event Schedule below, or view our list of faculty, or see our programs of study.

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Spring 2018

Thursday, February 8 • Faculty Showcase!, 11am
Chapel (Building A)
Come hear some of our fantastic Music faculty - 
all professional performers and teachers in the Austin area -
perform a few selections in an informal recital.

Friday, February 16 • "An Evening for Valentines", 7pm
Black Box Theater (Building B)
The University Choir presents their annual collage of 
solo and choral favorites in many styles, about love 
lost and love found. 

Sunday, February 18 • Senior Percussion Recital:  Adam Perez, 3pm

Monday, February 26 • Faculty Guitar Duo Recital, 3pm
Chapel (Building A)
Classical guitarists Dr. Janet Grohovac and Chad Ibison
present a recital for two guitars.

March 1 - March 4 • "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee"
Black Box Theater (Building B)
music and lyrics by
William Finn, book by Rachel Sheinkin and
additional material by Jay Reiss.
Ticket information coming soon!

Friday, March 9 • Faculty Cello Recital, 7:30pm
Chapel (Building A)
Dr. James Burch and Monica Kang present a recital
of Beethoven, Bloch, Pärt, and a newly comissioned work
for solo cello.  

Wednesday, March 21 • Joint Choral Concert, 7pm
at Faith Lutheran Church, Georgetown, TX
The choir from Lake Country Lutheran High School 
from Hartland, WI joins our University Choir for a concert
as part of their Spring concert tour.

Friday, March 23 • Faculty Showcase!, 11am
Chapel (Building A)
Come hear some of our fantastic Music faculty - 
all professional performers and teachers in the Austin area -
perform a few selections in an informal recital.

Saturday, March 24 • Senior Voice Recital:  Olivia Cheesman, 3pm

Sunday, March 25 • Senior Clarinet Recital:  Emily Peterson, 3pm

Sunday, April 8 • Choral Masterworks, 4:30pm
at Austin Baptist Church
Chichester Psalms by Leonard Bernstein
Dona nobis pacem by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Meredith Ruduski, soprano and Brett Barnes, baritone

The combined University Choir and Concordia Singers
join with a festival orchestra for two twentieth-century 
choral masterworks about war and peace, and the triumph
of God.  Dramatic and powerful, both works explore the
tension of violence of the world and the peace of God.

Friday, April 13 • Faculty Chamber Music Recital, 7pm
Dr. Patricia Lee, Prof. Abigail Pena and Prof. Joshua Chai
Chapel (Building A)

Saturday, April 14 • Senior Voice Recital:  Melody Morphis, 7pm

Wednesday, April 18 • Jazz and Percussion Ensembles Spring Concert, 7pm
Chapel (Building A)
Our jazz ensemble (Dr. Eundo Park, director) and our percussion
ensemble (Prof. Aaron Lack, director) join to present an 
enjoyable evening of music in a variety of styles.

Friday, April 20 • Senior Composition Recital:  Alistair Forsyth, 7pm

Saturday, April 21 • Senior Guitar Recital:  Timothy Zuniga, 3pm

Fall 2017

October 1, 8am and 10:30am
The University Choir at Zion Lutheran Church in Dallas, TX

October 15, 3pm 
Men's Chorus Concert (Black Box Theater)
featuring favorites of the men's chorus literature in many styles,
sung by the men of The Concordia Singers and University Choir

October 20, 7pm
Halloween Sings! (Black Box Theater)
The University Choir presents their annual tradition of 
spooky, scary, and somewhat silly choral and solo favorites
for Halloween.

October 28, 2pm 
"Singing Faith:  500 Years of Singing God's Word"
(at Bethany Lutheran Church, Austin, TX)
Joining over 200 singers from the Austin area, the choirs will
celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Lutheran Reformation
with a festival of hymns and songs.  

December 3, 7pm
Benjamin Britten's Ceremony of Carols (Chapel, Building A)
The women of The Concordia singers and the University Choir
combine to present Benjamin Britten's lovely Ceremony of Carols
to begin our Advent season, along with other women's chorus 

December 10, 3pm
Christmas with the Choirs! : John Rutter's Gloria and
Conrad Susa's Carols and Lullabies:  Christmas in the Southwest
(at Hope Presbyterian Church, Austin, TX)
Our annual Christmas choral celebration, featuring Rutter's
dramatic and exciting Gloria and Susa's intimate setting
of carols in Spanish.

December 13, 7pm
A Service of Lessons and Carols
The University Choir presents their annual Service of Lessons
and Carols in our Chapel, featuring internationally-acclaimed composer
and pianist (and our artist-in-residence) Joseph Martin.

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