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  • Guy Urban (2014)

    Guy Urban, piano

    February 26, 2014
    Professor Urban performs piano sonatas by Schubert and Mozart and the famous B-flat minor Scherzo of Chopin. With guest oboist Charlyn Bethell, he also plays the Sonata by Francis Poulenc, and Sicnarf, a new piece by New York composer Jonathan Ragonese that blends contemporary classical, jazz, and “film noir” expressiveness.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts 7:30pm More »
  • Blackness in Opera (cover)

    Professor Ann Sears publishes major new article

    Professor Ann Sears’ most recent article, “Political Currents and Black Culture in Scott Joplin’s Treemonisha,” appears in a major new volume, “Blackness and Opera,” edited by Naomi André, Karen M. Bryan, and Eric Saylor, and published by University of Illinois Press (2012). Professor Sears, Director of Performance in the music department, teaches a range of […] More »
  • Professor Rick Britto

    "Rick Britto: A Digital Portrait"

    Jazz saxophonist and Wheaton music major Tommy Van Duyne ('14) has released a video tribute to his teacher, Wheaton jazz band founder Rick Britto, who unexpectedly passed away at the end of the summer of 2012. The video, "Rick Britto: A Digital Portrait," can be seen on Youtube. On December 7, 2012, the Wheaton College […] More »
  • Marching Along with Time: Songs of Irving Berlin 1935-1945

    Marching Along with Time: Songs of Irving Berlin 1935-1945

    September 15, 2012
    The Smart Set quartet of Valerie Anastasio, Tim Harbold, Benjamin Sears, and Bradford Conner celebrates the songs of Irving Berlin, from escapist Hollywood dance tunes to war songs.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts 7:30pm More »
  • jorge soto el sistema

    Wheaton's El Sistema Connection

    When he's not leading Wheaton's violinists as Chamber Orchestra Concert Master, Jorge Soto teaches children in the El Sistema program at the Conservatory Charter School in Brighton, MA. More »
  • William MacPherson presents Brilliant Bach

    Brilliant Bach: William A. MacPherson, organ

    **CANCELLED**
    March 21, 2012
    Celebrate Bach's birthday at a recital of his music performed on the college's magnificent Casavant organ.
    Cole Memorial Chapel 7:30pm More »
  • Guy Urban, piano

    Guy Urban, piano

    February 1, 2012
    Associate Professor of Music Guy Urban performs the music of Mozart, Philip Glass, Beethoven, Debussy, Liszt, and Chopin.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts 7:30pm More »
  • sleigh

    "Rocket Sleigh" Takes Off

    "Rocket Sleigh", a new original Christmas overture for orchestra by Assistant Professor Delvyn Case, is on its way to becoming a new holiday favorite among audiences and orchestras across the country. More »
  • Students at Pamberi panyard in San Juan

    Trip to Trinidad

    Julie Searles will be heading south once again to T & T for the “Innovative Music Traditions of Trinidad and Tobago” course, January 2012. More »
  • delvyncase

    New Faculty Member, Delvyn Case

    The Music Department is pleased to welcome Professor Delvyn Case. In addition to being a musician and educator, Delvyn is also a conductor and composer. More »