University Music presents





  • A Place for Music: Reflections After Visiting a Palestinian Community Conservatory
    Sep 26, 2017 @ 12:30 PM
    Location: Shea Recital Hall 101

    How is music taught and learned in another part of the world?  Is music truly an international language?  What does it mean to "find your place" through teaching, learning, and performing music?

    Come and hear Dr. Frierson-Campbell and other WPU faculty and alumni talk about their experiences visiting and teaching at the Edward Said National Conservatory of Music, an institution with branches in cities across the West Bank and East Jerusalem.

    Admission:  Free!


     

  • Choral Experience Day
    Oct 03, 2017 @ 9:00 AM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

    Choral Experience Day featuring local high schools


     

  • WP Wind Ensemble
    Oct 12, 2017 @ 8:00 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

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    WP Wind Ensemble
    Conducted by Dr. J. Craig Davis

    The WP Wind Ensemble will perform selections from the works of Vincent Persichetti, John Mackey, Samuel Hazo, Nathan Daughtrey, and Ralph Vaughn Williams.

    Admission:  Free!

    Dr. J. Craig Davis


     

  • William Paterson University Symphony
    Nov 01, 2017 @ 8:00 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

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    William Paterson University Symphony
    Conducted by Sandra Dackow

    Fall Classics

    Admission:  Free!

    Sandra Dackow


     

  • WP Brass Ensembles
    Nov 08, 2017 @ 8:00 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

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    WP Brass Ensembles

    The WP Brass Ensembles and other chamber ensembles perform the works of Frackenpohl, Bach, Ewald, Palestrina, Sousa, Gabrielli, Calvert, and Gershwin.

    Admission:  Free!


     

  • Opera Workshop Performance
    Nov 09, 2017 @ 7:30 PM
    Location: Shea Recital Hall 101

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    Opera Workshop Performance

    Led by Christopher Herbert and Lois Buesser

    Students perform Hans Krása's Brundibar and scenes from Mozart's Le nozze di Figaro.

    There is an additional performance at 7:30pm on Nov. 10, 2017.

    Admission: Free!


     

  • Opera Workshop Performance
    Nov 10, 2017 @ 7:30 PM
    Location: Shea Recital Hall 101

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    Opera Workshop Performance

    Led by Christopher Herbert and Lois Buesser

    Students perform Hans Krása's Brundibar and scenes from Mozart's Le nozze di Figaro.

    Admission: Free!


     

  • Vocal Area Song Evening
    Nov 13, 2017 @ 7:00 PM
    Location: Shea Recital Hall 101

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    Vocal Area Song Evening

    Led by Warren Helms

    Voice students perform selections of English-language art songs and arias

    Admission:  Free!


     

  • Vocal Area Song Evening
    Nov 16, 2017 @ 7:00 PM
    Location: Shea Recital Hall 101

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    Vocal Area Song Evening

    Led by June Marano-Murray

    Voice students perform selections of English-language art songs and arias.

    Admission:  Free!


     

  • Winter Choral Concert
    Dec 05, 2017 @ 7:30 PM
    Location: Immaculate Heart of Mary, Roman Catholic Churge in Wayne, NJ

    Winter Choral Concert featuring WPU Choirs and Warren Helms, Organ


     

  • WP Wind Ensemble
    Dec 07, 2017 @ 8:00 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

    University Music
    WP Wind Ensemble
    Conducted by Dr. J. Craig Davis

    The WP Ensemble will perform the works of Larry Daehn, Vaclav Nelhybel, Percy Grainger, and Alfred Reed.

    Admission:  Free!

    Dr. J. Craig Davis


     

  • Dido and Aeneas
    Apr 13, 2018 @ 8:00 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

    University Music
    Dido and Aeneas 
    by Henry Purcell

    Students of Opera Workshop and Chamber Singers perform a fully-staged production of Purcell's masterpiece about love and war.

    There is an additional performance of this event at 8:00pm on April 14, 2018.

    Admission:  TBD


     

  • Dido and Aeneas
    Apr 14, 2018 @ 8:00 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

    University Music
    Dido and Aeneas 
    by Henry Purcell

    Students of Opera Workshop and Chamber Singers perform a fully-staged production of Purcell's masterpiece about love and war.

    Admission:  TBD