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Current Season

  • Great Woods Symphony Orchestra

    May 7, 2017
    Comprised of Wheaton students, faculty and members of the public, the 60-piece GWSO, under the direction of Associate Professor of Music Delvyn Case, will present Dvorak’s New World Symphony, one of the most famous symphonies in the repertoire. Virtuoso trombonist Achilles Liarmakopoulos, a member of the world-famous Canadian Brass and a Haas Visiting Artist, will also join the orchestra in a concerto performance. Suggested donation $5.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 4:00 p.m. More »
  • Wheaton College Jazz Band

    May 3, 2017
    Under the direction of Assistant Professor of Music Jeff Cashen, the band explores the sonic possibilities of jazz and related genres. The concert 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

    May 2, 2017
    The contemporary music ensemble, grounded in jazz, presents a program of music chosen and/or written/arranged by its members under the guidance of Assistant Professor of Music Jeff Cashen.
    Haas Concourse & Lobby, Watson Fine Arts, 8:00 p.m. More »
  • Carmina Burana

    April 30, 2017
    The Wheaton Chorale and Chamber Singers will be joined by the Oure Pleasure Singers (OPS) in presenting Carl Orff’s thrilling settings of Medieval secular poetry, Carmina Burana, under the direction of Professor of Music Tim Harbold. The concert will also feature the OPS in a set of music under the direction of Christophe Heidbreder. Suggested donation $10.
    Cole Memorial Chapel, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • World Music Ensemble

    April 23, 2017
    Assistant Professor of Music Sheila Falls Keohane and the WME present a concert resulting from an in-depth exploration of cultures and styles from around the world including Ireland and Argentina.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 4:00 p.m. More »
  • Southeastern Massachusetts Wind Symphony

    April 26, 2017
    The ensemble under the direction of Associate Professor Earl Raney presents a spring concert featuring works by Bach, Rossini, Grainger and Bernstein, plus selections by the Beatles and a symphonic salute to Eric Clapton. Suggested donation $5.
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Student Recitals II

    May 2, 2017
    Gifted student performers demonstrate mastery in voice, violin, cello, piano and other instruments.
    Cole Memorial Chapel, 5:00 p.m. More »
  • Student Recitals I

    April 20, 2017
    Gifted student performers demonstrate mastery in voice, violin, cello, piano and other instruments.
    Woolley Room, Mary Lyon Hall, 5:00 p.m. More »
  • The Colors of the Organ

    April 3, 2017
    Associate Professor of Music William MacPherson presents a variety of pieces designed to demonstrate and celebrate the recent renovation of the stop and combination action of Wheaton’s magnificent Casavant organ.
    Cole Memorial Chapel, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • Lift Every Voice, spring 2017

    Lift Every Voice 2017

    March 28, 2017
    An evening of American gospel music and spirituals presented by the Wheaton Chorale and Chamber Singers. The combined choirs will be joined by Visiting Artist Jonathan Singleton, a professor at Berklee College of Music who has directed collegiate, community and church gospel choirs throughout Boston. Donations welcome.
    Cole Memorial Chapel, 7:30 p.m. More »