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The 2014-2015 Music Season

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MUSIC SEASON 2014-2015

MUSIC SEASON 2014-2015, ver. 9.23.14

 

Monday, September 29, 2014

Confucius Institute at Valparaiso University

Great Lakes Music Festival

Valparaiso University Symphony Orchestra

Dennis Friesen-Carper, conductor

with visiting high school orchestras & international guest artists

Chapel of the Resurrection, 6 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public


Friday, October 3, 2014

Faculty Artist Recital

Matthew Wells, tenor

Joni Chan, piano

Duesenberg Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public

Monday, October 6, 2014

Guest Artist Recital

Heinrich Walther, organ

Chapel of the Resurrection, 7:30 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public

Saturday, October 11, 2014

Homecoming Choral Concert

Valparaiso University Chorale, Men's Choir, and Women's Choir

Christopher M. Cock, conductor

Maura Janton Cock, conductor

Chapel of the Resurrection, 4 p.m.

Tickets:  $15 adults/$10 senior citizens and non-Valpo students/Free to Valpo students, faculty and staff


Saturday, October 11, 2014

Homecoming Concert

Valparaiso University Symphony Orchestra

Dennis Friesen-Carper, conductor

Nicole Lee, piano

Chapel of the Resurrection, 8 p.m.

Tickets:  $15 adults/$10 senior citizens and non-Valpo students/Free to Valpo students, faculty and staff


Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Faculty Jazz Trio

University Theatre, 7:30 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public


Saturday, October 18, 2014

Family Weekend Concert:  Chamber Concert Band

Jeffrey Scott Doebler, conductor

Chapel of the Resurrection, 4 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public


Saturday, October 18, 2014

Family Weekend Concert:  Luce Concert Band & Community/University Concert Band

Jeffrey Scott Doebler, conductor

Chapel of the Resurrection, 7:30 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public


Sunday, October 19, 2014

Faculty Artist Recital

Stacy Maugans, saxophone

Joseph Bognar, piano

Duesenberg Recital Hall, 2:00 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public

Saturday, November 1, 2014

Guest Artists:  New Comma Baroque

Duesenberg Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public


Sunday, November 2, 2014

Lecture Recital

Katharina Uhde, violin

with guest artist/scholar R. Larry Todd

Duesenberg Recital Hall, 2:00 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public


Monday, November 3, 2014

Guest Lecture

R. Larry Todd, Professor of Music (Duke University)

Duesenberg Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public


Sunday, November 9, 2014

Civitas, Chamber Ensemble-in-Residence

Duesenberg Recital Hall, 2:00 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public


Wednesday, November 12, 2014, 8:00 p.m.

Thursday, November 13, 2014,  8:00 p.m.

Friday, November 14, 2014, 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, November 15, 2014, 2 p.m.

Sunday, November 16, 2014, 2 p.m.

Dido and Aeneas

Music by Henry Purcell; Libretto by Nahum Tate

University Theatre

Tickets:  $15 adults/$10 senior citizens and non-Valpo students/Free to Valpo students, faculty and staff


Saturday, November 15, 2014

Lincoln:  A Musical Portrait

Angela Young Smucker, mezzo-soprano

Nicole Lee, piano

Sponsored by the Christopher Center Library Services, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the National Constitution Center, and the American Library Association

Community Room, CCLIR, 5 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public


Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Jazz Ensemble

Jeffrey C. Brown, director

University Theatre, Center for the Arts, 7:30pm

Free admission, open to the public


Friday, December 5, 2014, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, December 6, 2014, 5 p.m.

A Carol Festival:  The Valparaiso University Christmas Concert

Valparaiso University Chorale, Men’s Choir, Women’s Choir,

Chamber Concert Band, and Symphony Orchestra

Chapel of the Resurrection

Tickets:  $15 adults/$10 senior citizens and non-Valpo students/Free to Valpo students, faculty and staff


Sunday, December 7, 2014

Julefest

Valparaiso University Luce Concert Band & Community/University Concert Band

Jeffrey Scott Doebler, conductor

Chapel of the Resurrection, 1 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public

Sunday, December 7, 2014

TUBACHRISTMAS

Chapel of the Resurrection, 3:15 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public

For more information, visit tubachristmas.com

*instrumentalists arrive by 2 pm


Friday, December 12, 2014

Advent-Christmas Vespers

Valparaiso University Kantorei

Handbell Choirs of the Chapel of the Resurrection

Chapel of the Resurrection, 7p.m. and 10 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public; reserved seating cards are available at the Chapel of the Resurrection


Friday, December 19, 2014

Christmas Oratorio,  Parts IV-VI

The Bach Institute at Valparaiso University

Christopher M. Cock, conductor

Chapel of the Resurrection, 7:30 pm

Tickets:  $15 adults/$10 senior citizens and non-Valpo students/Free to Valpo students, faculty and staff


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Friday, January 23, 2015

Faculty Artist Recital

Katharina Uhde, violin

Duesenberg Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public


Saturday, January 24, 2015

Community Band Festival

Valparaiso Community/University Band

Jeffrey Scott Doebler, conductor

Chapel of the Resurrection, 7:30 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public


Sunday, January 25, 2015

Guest Artist Recital

Douglas Cleveland, organ

Chapel of the Resurrection, 2 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public


Saturday, January 31, 2015

Faculty Artist Recital

Ralph Klapis, baritone

Joseph Bognar, piano

Jim Konsbruck, guitar

Duesenberg Recital Hall, 5:00 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public


Saturday, February 7, 2015

EPIC MOVIE THEMES

Chamber Concert Band

Jeffrey Scott Doebler, conductor

Valparaiso High School Bands

Miguel E. Rosario-Vega, conductor

Chapel of the Resurrection, 7:30pm

Free admission, open to the public


Sunday, February 8, 2015

Faculty Artist Recital

John Schreckengost, horn

Duesenberg Recital Hall, 2 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public

Friday, February 13, 2015

Faculty Artist Recital

Phillip Serna, contrabass

Duesenberg Recital Hall, 7:30 pm

Free admission, open to the public

Saturday, February 14, 2015

Valparaiso University Symphony Orchestra with Concerto Competition Winners

Dennis Friesen-Carper, conductor

Chapel of the Resurrection, 7:30 p.m.

Tickets:  $15 adults/$10 senior citizens and non-Valpo students/Free to Valpo students, faculty and staff


Saturday, February 21, 2015

Symphony no. 3, Planet Earth

Johan de Meij, guest composer and conductor

Chamber Concert Band and Windiana Concert Band

Chapel of the Resurrection, 7:30 pm

Tickets:  $15 adults/$10 senior citizens and non-Valpo students/Free to Valpo students, faculty and staff

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Civitas, Chamber Ensemble-in-Residence

Duesenberg Recital Hall, 2 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public


Sunday, February 22, 2015

Small High School Band Festival

Luce Concert Band

Jeffrey Scott Doebler, conductor

University Theatre, 4 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public


Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Faculty Artist Recital

Jennet Ingle, oboe

Paul Hamilton, piano

Duesenberg Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public


Saturday, March 21, 2015

The Valparaiso University Chorale

Christopher M. Cock, conductor

Chapel of the Resurrection, 5 pm

Tickets:  $15 adults/$10 senior citizens and non-Valpo students/Free to Valpo students, faculty and staff

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Faculty Artist Recital

Joseph Bognar and Nicole Lee, pianos

Duesenberg Recital Hall, 5 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public


Monday, April 6 – Saturday, April 11, 2015

The 30th Annual Jazz Festival

Contact Harre Union for tickets and information:  219.464.5415

Ticket prices vary depending on event


Sunday, April 12, 2015

Valparaiso University Symphony Orchestra

Dennis Friesen-Carper, conductor

Chapel of the Resurrection, 2:00 p.m.

Tickets:  $15 adults/$10 senior citizens and non-Valpo students/Free to Valpo students, faculty and staff


Sunday, April 12, 2015

Valparaiso University Men’s and Women’s Choirs

Christopher M. Cock, conductor

Maura Janton Cock, conductor

Valparaiso University Center for the Arts

Guild Lobby-Commons, 6pm

Free admission, open to the public
 

 

Monday, April 13, 2015

Institute of Liturgical Studies

David Truemper Memorial Concert

Hymn Festival 

Guest Artist David Cherwien, organ 

Chapel of the Resurrection, 7:30 p.m.

Tickets:  $15 adults/$10 senior citizens and non-Valpo students/Free to Valpo students, faculty and staff



Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Institute of Liturgical Studies

Bach Cantata Vespers

Valparaiso University Bach Choir

Christopher M. Cock, conductor 

Chapel of the Resurrection, 8 p.m.

Tickets:  $15 adults/$10 senior citizens and non-Valpo students/Free to Valpo students, faculty and staff


Thursday, April 23, 2015

Abendmusik

Student solo and chamber performances

Duesenberg Recital Hall, 7:30 pm

Free admission, open to the public
 

Friday, April 24, 2015

Guest Lecture Recital

Katharina Uhde, violin

Ericka Tyner Grodrian, horn

Kyle Adams, guest pianist and lecturer (IU)

Duesenberg Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Cathedral Choir of St. Paul’s, London

Andrew Carwood, director

Chapel of the Resurrection, 7:30 p.m.

Tickets:  Special prices apply, visit www.valpo.edu/vuca for details


Thursday, April 30, 2015

Abendmusik

Student solo and chamber performances

Duesenberg Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public


Friday. May 1, 2015

Faculty Artist Recital

Angela Young Smucker, mezzo-soprano

with guest Craig Trompeter, viola da gamba

Duesenberg Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.

Free admission, open to the public


Saturday, May 2, 2015

The 17h Annual Sousa Tribute Concert

Valparaiso University Chamber Concert Band, Luce Concert Band, and Community/University Concert Band

Jeffrey Scott Doebler, conductor

Chapel of the Resurrection, 1 p.m.

Tickets:  $15 adults/$10 senior citizens and non-Valpo students/Free to Valpo students, faculty and staff


Sunday, May 3, 2015

Guest Artist Recital

Thomas Herzer, organ

Chapel of the Resurrection, 2 p.m.

Freewill donation