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 2015-16

Friday, September 18 at 7:30 pm, Wilmot Hall
Serenades for Three
Marcy Bacon, clarinet; Margaret Leenhouts, violin; Ivanka Driankova, piano

Sunday, September 20 at 3 pm, Wilmot Hall
Jazz on Fire
Vince Ercolamento, saxophone

Friday, September 25 at 7:30 pm, Linehan Chapel
Side by Side 
Symphony Orchestra & Wind Symphony

Tuesday, September 29 at 7:30 pm, Wilmot Hall
Venetian Heroes, Pirates & Nymphs
Il Giardino d'Amore Baroque Orchestra

Sunday, October 4 at 3 pm, Wilmot Hall
The Dave Detweiler Group
Dave Detweiler and friends

Sunday, October 11 at 3 pm, Wilmot Hall
Keyboard Sonorities
Edward Needman, piano

Sunday, October 18 at 3 pm, Wilmot Hall
Dance Extravaganza
Wilmot Brass Quintet 

Friday, October 23 at 7:30 pm, Wilmot Hall
Halloween "Spookacular"

Sunday, October 25 at 1:30 pm, Wilmot Hall
Family Weekend Student Recital

Friday, October 30 at 7:30 pm, Wilmot Hall
The Devil's Tale
Rochester Chamber Winds

Sunday, November 1 at 3 pm, Wilmot Hall
"Loose Change" Jazz Combo 

Sunday, November 8 at 3 pm, Linehan Chapel
English and French Classics
Concert Choir 

Sunday, November 8 at 7:30 pm, Wilmot Hall
Sounds of France
Wilmot Wind Quintet and Friends

Thursday, November 12 at 12:10 pm, Rehearsal Hall
Piano Master Class
Justin Krawitz, piano

Saturday, November 14 at 4 pm, Linehan Chapel
A Taste of Europe
Symphony Orchestra 

Sunday, November 15 at 3 pm, Linehan Chapel
Fabulous Firsts
Wind Symphony

Thursday, November 19 at 7:30 pm, Wilmot Hall
Jazz Ensemble

Sunday, November 22 at 3 pm, Linehan Chapel
Handel's Messiah

Monday, November 23 at 3 pm, Wilmot Hall
Percussion Ensemble


Sunday, January 17 at 3 pm, Wilmot Hall
Kevin Nitsch, piano 

Sunday, January 24 at 3 pm, Wilmot Hall
Pour les oiseaux 

Friday-Saturday, January 29-30 at 7:30 pm, Callahan Theater
Nazareth College Opera Workshop 

Sunday, January 31 at 3 pm, Wilmot Hall
Two Hands, Four Players, Eighty-eight Keys
Nazareth keyboard faculty 

Sunday, February 7 at 3 pm, Wilmot Hall
Behind the Notes
Jacob Ertl, piano

Friday, February 12 at 7:30 pm, Linehan Chapel 
A Night of Premieres 
Wind Symphony  

Saturday, February 13 at 4 pm, Linehan Chapel 
Rising Stars
Symphony Orchestra

Sunday, February 14 at 3 pm, Wilmot Hall
Adolph Sax and his Friends
Chisato Eda Marling, saxophone; Sarah Rhee-Tirré, piano

Sunday, February 21 at 3 pm, Wilmot Hall
The French Connection
Margaret Leenhouts, violin; Kevin Nitsch, piano

Sunday, March 20 at 3 pm, Wilmot Hall
Hopes and Dreams
Matthew Valverde, tenor; Kevin Nitsch, piano

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

Saturday, April 9 at 4 pm, Linehan Chapel
Perfect Fifths
Symphony Orchestra 

Sunday, April 10 at 3 pm, Linehan Chapel
American Stories
Wind Symphony  

Sunday, April 17 at 3 pm, Linehan Chapel
American Choral Music

Tuesday, April 19 at 7:30 pm, Wilmot Hall
Percussion Ensemble

Thursday, April 21 at 7:30 pm, Wilmot Hall
Jazz Ensemble 

Concert Series