Mercyhurst University

Concerts & Events

*Ticket Information:

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

 

SEPTEMBER

FACULTY RECITAL SERIES

Faculty Collage

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

Wednesday, Sept. 20, 8:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall

 

WIND ENSEMBLE CONCERT*

Directed by Dr. Scott Meier

Sunday, September 24, 4:00 p.m.

Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center

 

OCTOBER

JAZZ ENSEMBLE CONCERT*

Directed by Dr. Scott Meier

Saturday, Oct. 7, 8:00 p.m.

Taylor Little Theatre

 

ROCHE GUEST ARTIST SERIES

Rachel Stegeman, violin

David Allen Wehr, piano

Recital: Monday, Oct. 16, 8:00 p.m.

Sonata for Violin and Piano in G Minor, “Devil’s Trill”, Giuseppe Tartini                                                                                                                                        

Sonata No. 3 for Piano and Violin in C Minor, Op. 45, Edvard Grieg

Tzigane, Maurice Ravel                                                                                                                                                      

Sonata for Violin and Piano in D Major, Op. 94bis, Sergei Prokofiev

Walker Recital Hall

 

Masterclass: Tuesday, Oct. 17, 12:45-1:45 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall

 

FACULTY RECITAL SERIES

Amanda Sage, flute

Wednesday, Oct. 25, 8:00 p.m.

Sonata in E Major by JS Bach

Cantabile et Presto by Georges Enesco

The Great Train Race by Ian Clarke

Romantic Piece No. 1 by Antonin Dvorak

Sonata for Flute and Piano by Otar Taktakishvili

The Carnival of Venice by Giulio Briccialdi

Walker Recital Hall

 

MERCYHURST CIVIC ORCHESTRA*

Directed by Jonathan Moser

Soloist: Jonathan Moser, violin

Guest Conductor: David Tedford

Sunday, Oct. 29, 4:00  p.m.

Walker Recital Hall

 

NOVEMBER

FALL MUSICAL**

Guys and Dolls

The Departments of Theatre, Dance, and Music present Frank Loesser’s great musical comedy.

Thursday, Nov. 2, 7:30pm

Friday, Nov. 3, 7:30pm

Saturday, Nov. 4, 7:30pm

Sunday, Nov. 5, 2:00pm

Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center

**Ticket Information

Adults: $15

Senior/Students: $10

MU Students (with ID): $5

 

ROCHE GUEST ARTIST SERIES

Tabla for Two

Masood Omari and Abigail Adams Greenway

Guest Dancer: Sofya Savkina

Performance: Monday, November 6, 8:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall

Masterclass: Tuesday, November 7, 12:45-1:45 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall

 

FACULTY RECITAL SERIES

Hilary Philipp, oboe

Wednesday, Nov. 15, 8:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall

 

WIND ENSEMBLE CONCERT*

Directed by Dr. Scott Meier

Sunday, Nov. 19, 4:00 p.m.

Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center

 

SMALL ENSEMBLES CONCERT

Wednesday, Nov. 29, 7:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall

 

DECEMBER

JAZZ ENSEMBLE CONCERT*

Directed by Dr. Scott Meier

Saturday, Dec. 2, 8:00 p.m.

Taylor Little Theatre

 

A MERCYHURST CHRISTMAS*

Concert Choir and Civic Orchestra

Directed by Thomas Brooks, Concert Choir; and

Jonathan Moser, Civic Orchestra

Sunday, Dec. 10, 4:00 p.m.

Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center

 

CONCERT CHOIR AT NORTH EAST

Christmas Concert

Directed by Thomas Brooks

Wednesday, Dec. 13, 7:00 p.m.

St. Mary's Chapel, Mercyhurst North East

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

 

JANUARY

TRI-STATE MUSIC FESTIVAL

Mercyhurst University Prism Concert

Featuring Mercyhurst students

Directed by Dr. Scott Meier

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

Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center

 

TRI-STATE MUSIC FESTIVAL

Honor Band Concert

Featuring regional high school students

Directed by guest clinician

Saturday, Jan. 27, 2:00 p.m.

Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center

 

FEBRUARY

       
     
 

 

 

 

FACULTY RECITAL SERIES

Katherine Soroka, mezzo-soprano

Nathan Carterette, guest pianist

Wednesday, February 7, 8:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall

 

WIND ENSEMBLE CONCERT*

Directed by Dr. Scott Meier

Sunday, Feb. 18, 4:00pm

Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center

 

JAZZ ENSEMBLE CONCERT*

Directed by Dr. Scott Meier

Saturday, Feb. 24, 8:00pm

Taylor Little Theatre

 

FACULTY RECITAL SERIES

Jonathan Moser, violin

Nathan Hess, piano

Sunday, Feb. 25, 4:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall

 

MARCH

FACULTY RECITAL SERIES

Reed'm and Weep Trio

Rebecca Wunch, clarinet

Hilary Philipp, oboe

Carolyn Borland, bassoon

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

Walker Recital Hall

 

SPRING OPERA**

The D’Angelo Opera Theater, with the Mercyhurst Civic Orchestra, presents Verdi’s Rigoletto.

Directed by Louisa Jonason

Conducted by Jonathan Moser

Friday, Mar. 23, 8:00 p.m.

Sunday, Mar. 25, 2:00 p.m.

Mary D’Angelo Performing Arts Center

**Ticket Information

Adults: $15.50

Seniors/Students: $12.50

Mercyhurst students (with ID) & 12 and under: $5

Tickets available at the MIAC Box Office, or at door prior to performances, or call 814-824-3000

 

ROCHE GUEST ARTIST SERIES

Pittsburgh Brass

Performance: Monday, March 26, 8:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall

Masterclass: Tuesday, March 27, 12:45-1:45 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall

 

APRIL

ERIE PHILHARMONIC GUEST MASTERCLASS

 Simone Dinnerstein, piano

 Wednesday, Apr. 4, 5:00-7:00 p.m.

 Walker Recital Hall

 

ROCHE GUEST ARTIST SERIES

Cobus du Toit, flute

Doreen Lee, piano

Performance: Monday, April 9, 8:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall

Masterclass: Tuesday, April 10, 12:45-1:45 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall

 

FACULTY RECITAL SERIES

Dr. Nathan Hess, piano

Wednesday, Apr. 25, 8:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall

 

CONCERT CHOIR*

Directed by Thomas Brooks

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

Walker Recital Hall

 

JAZZ ENSEMBLE CONCERT*

Directed by Dr. Scott Meier

Saturday, April 28, 8:00 p.m.

Taylor Little Theatre

 

COMPOSERS CONCERT

World Premiere Compositions

Directed by Dr. Albert Glinsky

Sunday, April 29, 2:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall

 

MAY

SMALL ENSEMBLES CONCERT

Wednesday, May 2, 7:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall

 

WIND ENSEMBLE CONCERT*

Directed by Dr. Scott Meier

Saturday, May 5, 4:00 p.m.

Mary D'Angelo Performing Arts Center

 

MERCYHURST CIVIC ORCHESTRA*

Featuring Concerto Competition Winners

Directed by Jonathan Moser

Sunday, May 6, 4:00 p.m.

Walker Recital Hall