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  • Fall Faculty Recital to Remember Prof. Charles Fassett

    Wheaton's Music Faculty will remember long-time colleague and friend Charles K. Fassett in their fall recital. More »
  • Great Woods Symphony Orchestra, fall 2016

    Great Woods Symphony Orchestra

    December 11, 2016
    Conducted by Associate Professor of Music Delvyn Case, Wheaton’s college-community symphony performs Schubert’s famous “Unfinished” Symphony, Offenbach’s overture to “Orpheus in the Underworld,” and Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 1, featuring Associate Professor of Music Guy Urban. Suggested donation $5.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Jazz Band, fall 2016

    Wheaton College Jazz Band

    December 7, 2016
    The Wheaton College jazz band, under the direction of Assistant Professor of Music Jeff Cashen, is a 10- to 14-piece band that explores the sonic possibilities of jazz and related genres. This semester’s performance will include compositions by McCoy Tyner, Jaki Byard, Joe Zawinul, Benny Golson, Antonio Carlos Jobim and others.
    Kresge Experimental Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 8:00 p.m. More »
  • Phat Police

    December 6, 2016
    The contemporary music ensemble grounded in jazz, presents a program of music chosen and/or written/arranged by the members under the guidance of Assistant Professor of Music Jeff Cashen.
    Haas Concourse & Lobby, Watson Fine Arts, 8:00 p.m. More »
  • Student Recitals, fall 2016

    Student Recitals

    December 6, 2016
    Gifted student performers demonstrate mastery in voice, violin, cello, piano and other instruments.
    Cole Memorial Chapel, 5:00 p.m. More »
  • Vespers, fall 2016

    Holiday Vespers Concert

    December 4, 2016
    The Wheaton Chorale, under the direction of Professor of Music Tim Harbold, continues a Wheaton tradition, singing carols and other music from a wide variety of cultures and traditions. The concert is free to the public, but donations are gratefully accepted.
    Cole Memorial Chapel, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Wind Symphony, fall 2016

    Southeastern Massachusetts Wind Symphony

    December 2, 2016
    Led by Associate Professor of Music Earl Raney, the ensemble presents festive works for band as well as seasonal favorites. Suggested donation $5.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • World Music Ensemble, fall 2016

    World Music Ensemble

    November 30, 2016
    The ensemble, under the direction of Assistant Professor of Music Sheila Falls-Keohane, presents a concert resulting from an in-depth exploration of a selection of cultures and styles from around the world.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Seán Ó Sé: A Life in Song and Story—Documentary Screening and Concert

    September 16, 2016
    Cork singer Seán Ó Sé’s long and illustrious career has touched all bases in the Irish music business from traditional folk music to variety concerts, céilí band, storytelling, and cabaret. Seán Ó Sé: A Life in Song and Story explores his musical life within the contexts of his deep attachment to the Irish language, the west of Ireland and his passion for his teaching career in Cork City. The film, produced and directed by Professor of Music Matthew Allen, features live performances and interviews with longtime associates from the worlds of music and education. The screening of the film will be followed by a brief performance by Seán Ó Sé, voice, and Matthew Allen, guitar.
    Woolley Room, Mary Lyon Hall, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Music Faculty Recital

    September 14, 2016
    The faculty members in the Department of Music perform as part of the Faculty and Friends Music Series. This concert is dedicated to the memory Charles K. Fassett, Professor of Music emeritus.
    Cole Memorial Chapel, 7:30 p.m. More »