Music Department

Concerts & Events

All concerts subject to change without notice. Performances are free and open to the public. For the most updated information about our concert series, please visit

Concert Series 2016-17


Friday, January 20 at 7:30 pm, Wilmot Hall
Keyboard Wit, Virtuosity and Evocation
Linda Boianova, piano

Friday-Saturday, January 27-28 at 7:30 pm, Callahan Theater
Menotti's The Old Maid and the Thief
Opera Workshop

Sunday, January 29 at 3 pm, Wilmot Hall
Variations and Dances
Wilmot Wind Quintet

Thursday, February 2 at 12:10 pm, Wilmot Hall
Composition Studio Recital

Friday, February 3 at 7:30 pm, Wilmot Hall
Three Countries, Three Giants, Three Sonatas
Tigran Vardanyan, violin; Robert Auler, piano

Saturday, February 4 at 3:00 pm, Linehan Chapel
A Festival of Trombones
Nazareth College Trombone Choir and the Rochester Area Trombone Society

Saturday, February 4 at 7:30 pm, Lyric Theatre
(in collaboration with Rochester Lyric Opera)
Menotti's The Telephone and The Old Maid and the Thief

Sunday, February 5 at 3 pm, Wilmot Hall
Lake George Music Festival On Tour
Jacob Ertl, piano and other Lake George Music Festival Artists 

Thursday, February 9 at 12:10 pm, Wilmot Hall
Performance Major Studio Recital

Friday, February 10 at 7:30 pm, Wilmot Hall
Then and Now - Imaginary & Real
Yi-Wen Chang, piano

Sunday, February 12 at 3 pm, Wilmot Hall
Dis Is How Her Songo
Kristen Shiner McGuire, percussion

Saturday, February 18 at 4 pm, Linehan Chapel
Rising Stars
Symphony Orchestra 

Sunday, February 19 at 3 pm, Linehan Chapel
Wind Symphony  

Tuesday, February 21 at 12:10 pm, Wilmot Hall
Voice Studio Recital

Thursday, February 23 at 12:10 pm, Wilmot Hall
Flute and Oboe Studio Recital

Friday, February 24 at 2:30 pm, Wilmot Hall
Flute Studio Recital

Tuesday, February 28 at 12:10 pm, Wilmot Hall
Flute Studio Recital

Thursday, March 2 at 12:10 pm, Wilmot Hall
Horn Studio Recital

Friday, March 3 at 2:30 pm, Wilmot Hall
Voice Studio Recital

Sunday, March 5 at 3 pm, Wilmot Hall
Our Evenings
Beverly Smoker, piano

Tuesday, March 7 at 12:10 pm, Wilmot Hall

Voice Studio Recital

Thursday, March 9 at 12:10 pm, Wilmot Hall
Saxophone Studio Recital

Friday, March 10 at 2:30 pm, Wilmot Hall
Voice Studio Recital

Tuesday, March 21 at 12:10 pm, Wilmot Hall
Piano Studio Recital

Thursday, March 23 at 12:10 pm, Wilmot Hall
Low Brass Studio Recital

Friday, March 24 at 2:30 pm, Wilmot Hall
Trumpet and Trombone Studio Recital

Friday, March 24 at 7:30 pm, Hochstein School of Music
Chamber Singers as featured artist with the Rochester Oratorio Society

Friday, March 24 at 4 pm, Wilmot Hall
String Studio Recital

Tuesday, March 28 at 12:10 pm, Wilmot Hall
Voice Studio Recital (Freshman)

Thursday, March 30 at 12:10 pm, Wilmot Hall
Percussion Studio Recital

Sunday, April 2 at 3 pm, Wilmot Hall
"Loose Change" Jazz Combos

Tuesday, April 4 at 12:10 pm, Wilmot Hall
String Studio Recital

Thursday, April 6 at 12:10 pm, Wilmot Hall
Voice Studio Class

Friday, April 7 at 7:30 pm, Wilmot Hall
Rock Ensemble Recital

Friday, April 7 at 2:30 pm, Wilmot Hall
String Studio Recital

Tuesday, April 11 at 12:10 pm, Wilmot Hall
Voice Studio Recital

Tuesday, April 11 at 7:30 pm
Brass Choir Outreach Concert
St. Mark's and St. John's Church 1245 Culver Rd

Wednesday, April 12  at 7:30 pm, Linehan Chapel
By the Sea
Symphonic Band, a joint concert with Kenmore East High Band

Thursday, April 13 at 12:10 pm, Wilmot Hall
Clarinet Studio Recital

Friday, April 14 at 2:30 pm, Wilmot Hall
Piano Studio Recital

Tuesday, April 18 at 12:10 pm, Wilmot Hall
Chamber Music Studio Recital

Tuesday, April 18 at 7:30 pm, Linehan Chapel
Chamber Winds, Brass Choir, Sax Ensemble

Thursday, April 20 at 12:10 pm, Wilmot Hall
Composers Forum

Friday, April 21 at 7:30 pm, Linehan Chapel
Spring Fever
Wind Symphony 

Saturday, April 22 at 4 pm, Linehan Chapel
Big and Bigger! From Land, Sea and Space
Symphony Orchestra 

Sunday, April 23 at 3 pm, Linehan Chapel
Ralph Vaughan Williams Dona Nobis Pacem

Tuesday, April 25 at 7:30 pm, Wilmot Recital Hall
Nazareth College Percussion Ensemble

Thursday, April 27 at 12:10 pm, Wilmot Hall
Honors Convocation

Thursday, April 27 at 7:30 pm, Wilmot Hall
Jazz Ensemble 

Past Concerts

September, 2016
October, 2016
November, 2016
December, 2016
January, 2017
February, 2016
March, 2016
April, 2016

Concert Series

    Recital Series 2016-17
    Nazareth College Chamber Singers
    Jacob Ertl: Stravinsky Finale from Firebird

    Music Events

    Jan 27
    Nazareth College Opera Workshop 2017 7:30 – 9:30 p.m.
    January 27 – January 28
    Jan 29
    Wilmot Wind Quintet 3 – 4:30 p.m.
    Feb 3
    Faculty Recital: Tigran Vardanyan, violin 7:30 – 9 p.m.
    Feb 4
    Rochester Area Trombone Society 3 – 4:30 p.m.
    Feb 5
    Guest Recital: Lake George Music Festival On Tour 3 – 4:30 p.m.
    Feb 10
    Guest Recital: Yi-Wen Chang, piano 7:30 – 9 p.m.
    Feb 12
    Faculty Recital: Kristen Shiner McGuire, percussion 3 – 4:30 p.m.
    Feb 18
    Rockin’ Road to Dublin 8 – 10 p.m.
    Feb 19
    Nazareth College Wind Symphony 3 – 4:30 p.m.
    Mar 5
    Faculty Recital: Beverly Smoker, piano 3 – 4:30 p.m.
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