CONCERTS AND EVENTS

UPCOMING EVENTS

FEBRUARY 2019

WIND ENSEMBLE*

Directed by Dr. Scott Meier

Sunday, Feb. 17, 4:00 p.m.

Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center


GUEST JAZZ TRIO

Moppa Elliott Trio

Monday, February 18, 8:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall

Free and open to the public


JAZZ ENSEMBLE*

Directed by Dr. Scott Meier

Saturday, Feb. 23, 7:00 p.m.

Taylor Little Theatre


MARCH 2019

FACULTY RECITAL SERIES

Royce Strider, baritone

Wednesday, March 13, 8:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall


MERCYHURST CIVIC ORCHESTRA*

Concerto/Aria Competition Concert

Directed by Jonathan Moser

Sunday, March 17, 4:00 p.m.

Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center


ROCHE GUEST ARTIST SERIES

Emily Yap Chua, piano

Performance: Monday, March 18, 8:00 p.m.

Masterclass: Tuesday, March 19, 12:45-1:45 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall


APRIL 2019

ROCHE GUEST ARTIST SERIES

Warp Trio

Performance: Monday, April 1, 8:00 p.m.

Masterclass: Tuesday, April 2, 12:45-1:45 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall

www.warptrio.com


CONCERT CHOIR (Rescheduled from March 29)

Directed by Thomas Brooks

Wednesday, April 3, 8:00 p.m.

St. Luke’s Church, 421 E. 38th Street

Admission is free with a free-will offering.​​​​​​


FACULTY RECITAL SERIES

Dr. Scott Meier, saxophone

Wednesday, April 10, 8:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall


D’ANGELO OPERA THEATRE**

The D’Angelo Opera Theatre, with the Mercyhurst Civic Orchestra, presents Donizetti’s Don Pasquale

Directed by Louisa Jonason

Conducted by Jonathan Moser

Friday, April 26, 8:00 p.m.

Sunday, April 28, 2:00 p.m.

Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center


JAZZ ENSEMBLE CONCERT*

Directed by Dr. Scott Meier

Saturday, April 27, 7:00 p.m.

Taylor Little Theatre


MAY 2019

SMALL ENSEMBLES CONCERT

Wednesday, May 1, 7:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall


WIND ENSEMBLE CONCERT*

Directed by Dr. Scott Meier

Saturday, May 4, 7:00 p.m.

Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center


COMPOSERS CONCERT

World Premiere Compositions

Directed by Dr. Albert Glinsky

Sunday, May 5, 2:00 p.m.


Ticket Information:

*General admission $5; Mercyhurst students, Faculty and 12 and under $2

**Adults: $15.50; Senior/Students: $12.50; Mercyhurst students (with ID) and 12 and under: $5.


PAST EVENTS

FEBRUARY 2019

FACULTY RECITAL SERIES

Katherine Soroka, mezzo-soprano

Nathan Carterette, guest pianist

Wednesday, Feb. 13, 8:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall

Katherine Soroka Concert Program


TRI-STATE MUSIC FESTIVAL

Prism Concert featuring Mercyhurst students

Directed by Dr. Scott Meier

Friday, Feb. 8, 8:00 p.m.

Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center


TRI-STATE MUSIC FESTIVAL

Honor Band Concert featuring regional high school students

Saturday, Feb. 9, 2:00 p.m.

Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center

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JANUARY 2019

D’ANGELO OPERA THEATRE

Menotti’s Amahl and the Night Visitors

Directed by Louisa Jonason

Free and open to the public. Donations are appreciated.

Epiphany Sunday, Jan. 6, 4:00 p.m.

St. Luke’s Church, 421 E. 38th Street


DECEMBER 2018

STEPHANIE DOWLING, SOPRANO

Senior Voice Recital

Saturday, Dec. 1, 4:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall


JAZZ ENSEMBLE CHRISTMAS CONCERT*

Directed by Dr. Scott Meier

Saturday, Dec. 1, 7:00 p.m.

Taylor Little Theatre


JACOB BECHTER, TRUMPET

Senior Trumpet Recital

Sunday, Dec. 2, 1:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall


CONCERTO COMPETITION FINALS

Sunday, Dec. 2, 6:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall


CONCERT CHOIR AT NORTH EAST

Christmas Concert

Directed by Thomas Brooks

Wednesday, Dec. 5, 7:00 p.m.

St. Mary’s Chapel, Mercyhurst North East

This performance is free and open to the public. No ticket required.


KAYLA BRAVCHOK, VIOLIN

Senior Violin Recital

Friday, Dec. 7, 7:30 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall


A STORYBOOK CHRISTMAS*

Concert Choir directed by Thomas Brooks

Civic Orchestra directed by Jonathan Moser

Sunday, Dec. 9, 4:00 p.m.

Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center


NOVEMBER 2018

FACULTY RECITAL SERIES

Allen Zurcher, saxophone

Beth Etter, piano

Wednesday, Nov. 14, 8:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall


ERIE PHILHARMONIC BURCE MORTON WRIGHT CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES

Thursday, November 15, 7:30 p.m.

Beethoven’s Septet plus additional works

Walker Recital Hall

This event is free and open to the public.


WIND ENSEMBLE CONCERT*

Directed by Dr. Scott Meier

Sunday, Nov. 18, 4:00 p.m.

Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center


SMALL ENSEMBLES CONCERT

Wednesday, Nov. 28, 7:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall


OCTOBER 2018

WQLN LIVE FROM STUDIO Q

Marc-André Hamelin, Erie Philharmonic guest pianist

Friday, October 5, 12:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall


ROCHE GUEST ARTIST SERIES          

Akropolis Reed Quintet

Monday, Oct. 8, 8:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall

www.akropolisquintet.org


JAZZ ENSEMBLE CONCERT*

Directed by Dr. Scott Meier

Wednesday, Oct. 10, 7:00 p.m.

Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center


GUEST VIOLIN/PIANO

Stephen Sims, Violin

Douglas Jurs, Piano

Friday, October 12, 7:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall

Free and open to the public

"American Crossroads: Violin/Piano Duos, 1923-1996"

Henry Cowell - Suite for Violin and Piano

John Adams - Road Movies

Lowell Lieberman - Sonata for Violin and Piano

Aaron Copland - Nocturne

George Antheil - Sonata #2


FACULTY RECITAL SERIES

Faculty Collage

A showcase recital featuring a variety of repertoire performed by our department faculty.

Wednesday, Oct. 17, 8:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall


MERCYHURST CIVIC ORCHESTRA*

Directed by Jonathan Moser

Dr. Nathan Hess, piano soloist

Sunday, Oct. 28, 4:00 p.m.

Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center


D’ANGELO OPERA THEATRE*

Menotti’s The Medium

Directed by Louisa Jonason

Wednesday, Oct. 31, 9:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall

There will be a Halloween party to follow! Come in costume and a prize will be awarded to the best!


SEPTEMBER 2018

ROCHE GUEST ARTIST SERIES

David and Hyun Ju Curtin, pianists

Performance: Monday, Sept. 10, 8:00 p.m.

Masterclass: Tuesday, Sept. 11, 12:45-1:45 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall


FACULTY RECITAL SERIES  

Jonathan Moser, violin

Kellen Degnan, cello

Wednesday, Sept. 19, 8:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall


WIND ENSEMBLE CONCERT*

Directed by Dr. Scott Meier

Sunday, Sept. 30, 4:00 p.m.

Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center