Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts
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Music

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Ensemble Performances

  • Southeastern Massachusetts Wind Symphony

    December 4, 2015
    The wind symphony, under the direction of Associate Professor of Music Earl Raney, presents its annual winter concert featuring works of Bernstein, Holsinger, Tchaikovsky and Williams, plus seasonal favorites. Suggested donation $5.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Great Woods Chamber Orchestra presents Beethoven's Fifth

    December 13, 2015
    The 50-piece GWCO, under the direction of Associate Professor of Music Delvyn Case, performs Beethoven’s epoch-making Fifth Symphony, plus a new work by 2014 Pulitzer prize-winning composer Caroline Shaw, the youngest ever recipient of that award. Kristina Danga, ’17, Concerto-Aria Competition winner, will also perform the lyrical Canzonetta from Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto. Suggested donation $5.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 4:00 p.m. More »
  • Wheaton College Jazz Band

    December 9, 2015
    The jazz band, under the direction of Assistant Professor of Music Jeff Cashen, performs a mix of traditional and contemporary jazz tunes by composers such as Wayne Shorter, Thelonius Monk, Charles Mingus, and Ornette Coleman. The concert will also feature Wheaton vocalists performing with the full band and smaller combos. Guest ensemble the Phat Police will open the show.
    Kresge Experimental Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 8:00 p.m. More »
  • World Music Ensemble

    December 2, 2015
    A wide-ranging exploration of world music traditions including music from Ireland, Brazil, Turkey, China and Spain, under the direction of Sheila Falls-Keohane, assistant professor of music.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Great Woods Chamber Orchestra, spring 2015

    Great Woods Chamber Orchestra, featuring musicians from Community MusicWorks

    May 3, 2015
    The GWCO presents a varied, multicultural concert in collaboration with musicians from Providence’s Community MusicWorks, one of the country’s most respected urban music-education programs. The program will include Daniel Bernard Roumain's hip hop-influenced Rosa Parks Symphony, symphonic masterworks presented in conjunction with original films by Wheaton students, and performances by winners of Wheaton’s Concerto-Aria Competition.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Phat Police

    April 30, 2015
    Directed by Jeff Cashen, assistant professor of music, this contemporary ensemble’s style runs the gamut from straight ahead jazz to death metal. This spring’s performance will feature original compositions by Nicholas Elliot, Max Glick, and Jeff Paer.
    Lyon’s Den (Rt. 140), 8:00 p.m. More »
  • Jazz Band, spring 2015

    Wheaton College Jazz Band

    April 29, 2015
    The ensemble performs contemporary jazz from composers such as Ornette Coleman and Wayne Shorter arranged for the band by Assistant Professor Music Jeff Cashen, and featuring Wheaton jazz vocalists performing with the combo.
    Kresge Experimental Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Lift Every Voice, spring 2015

    Lift Every Voice and Sing 2015

    April 26, 2015
    The Wheaton Chorale and Chambers ensembles present their biennial concert of spirituals, gospel music, and African songs under the direction of Associate Professor Tim Harbold. Donations are gratefully accepted.
    Cole Memorial Chapel, 4:00 p.m. More »
  • Southeastern Massachusetts Wind Symphony presents Let the Heroes Arise

    April 24, 2015
    Under the direction of Assistant Professor Earl Raney, the ensemble performs a program featuring traditional and contemporary music depicting courage and daring! Suggested donation $5.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • World Music Ensemble

    April 22, 2015
    A wide-ranging exploration of world music traditions under the direction of Sheila Falls-Keohane, instructor of music.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »