Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts
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Music

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Ensemble Performances

  • 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 »
  • St. John Passion, Emmanuel Music

    Bach’s St. John Passion featuring Emmanuel Music

    March 22, 2015
    The Baroque specialists from Emmanuel Music in Boston present one of Bach's masterworks, the St. John Passion, BWV 245. For this special performance at Wheaton, the visiting ensemble of professional singers and instrumentalists will be joined by the Wheaton Chorale and Chamber Singers and the OP Singers, led by Emmanuel Music's Artistic Director Ryan Turner. Suggested donation $10.
    Cole Memorial Chapel, 8:00 p.m. More »
  • Vespers, fall 2014

    Holiday Vespers Concert

    December 7,2014
    The Wheaton Chorale, under the direction of Associate 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 2014

    Southeastern Massachusetts Wind Symphony

    November 23, 2014
    Led by Assistant Professor of Music Earl Raney, the ensemble will present a captivating program will include wonderful Classics, Pops, and Jazz favorites including Staiger’s Carnival of Venice, Denza's Funiculì, Schmidt's Thanksgiving from Symphony of Prayer, Holst's Second Suite in F major, Mancini's It Had Better Be Tonight and more! The ensemble will be joined by visiting artist and virtuoso euphonium soloist Adam Frey. One of the elite brass soloists of our time, Mr. Frey travels the globe as a champion of the euphonium with major appearances this year in Spain, Wales, Switzerland, Singapore, Germany, and Hong Kong. Suggested donation $5..
    Weber Theatre, Watson Fine Arts, 7:30 p.m. More »
  • World Music Ensemble, fall 2014

    World Music Ensemble

    December 3, 2014
    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 »