School of Music

Concerts & Events

Concert Series 2021-2022 

September

Friday, September 17 at 5:30 p.m., GAC Lawn
Bands on the Lawn

Sunday, September 26, All Day
Nazareth College Piano Competition

October

Friday, October 1 at 7:30 p.m., Beston Hall (livestream)  
Caretakers of the World

Symphony Orchestra
Nancy Strelau, conductor

Sunday, October 10 at  3 p.m., Wilmot Hall (livestream)  
The Stories Nestled in the Cracks
Angela Libertella Calabrese, soprano
Kevin Nitsch, piano

Sunday, October 17 at 3 p.m., Beston Hall (livestream)  
Raymond Shiner Jazz Award

Friday, October 22 at 7:30 p.m., Beston Hall (livestream)  
Le Tour de France

Wind Symphony and Symphonic Band
Jared Chase, director

Symphonic Band
Jared Chase, director

Sunday, October 24 at 3 p.m., Wilmot Hall (livestream)  
The Pianist Speaks

Jacob Ertl, piano

Friday, October 29 at 7:30 p.m., Beston Hall (livestream)  
Pictures and Pentagrammon

Wilmot Wind Quintet 

Sunday, October 31 at 3 p.m., Wilmot Hall (livestream)  
Viola Gems
Ryan Hardcastle, viola; Brock Tjosvold, piano

November

Friday, November 5 at 7:30 p.m., Beston Hall (livestream)  
Bringin’ On the Talent!

Symphony Orchestra
Nancy Strelau, director

Sunday, November 7 at 3 p.m., Wilmot Hall (livestream)  
Bach and Telemann
Margaret Leenhouts, violin; Britton Plourde, flute; Joe Finetti, bass; Bonnie Choi, harpsichord

Saturday, November 13 at 4 p.m., Linehan Chapel
Treble Choir
Brian Stevens, director

Tuesday, November 16 at 7:30 p.m., Beston Hall (livestream)  
Going to Pieces

Wind Symphony, Chamber Winds, Chamber Brass, and Saxophone Ensembles
Jared Chase, Jeremy Stoner, Chisato Eda Marling, conductors

Wednesday, November 17 at 7:30 p.m., Beston Hall (livestream)
Night Flyers take Flight!
Night Flyers and Symphonic Band
Steven Zugelder and Jared Chase, conductors 

Saturday, November 20 at 4 p.m., Linehan Chapel
Chamber Singers
Brian Stevens, director

Monday, November 22 at 7:30 p.m., Wilmot Hall (livestream)  
Jazz Combos 
Brad Batz, director

December

Friday, December 3 at 7:30 p.m., Beston Hall (livestream)  
Percussion Ensemble
Jillian Pritchard, director

Saturday, December 4 at 7:30 p.m., Beston Hall
PRISM Concert
Tickets required

Sunday, December 5 at 3 p.m., Beston Hall
PRISM Concert
Tickets required

Thursday, December 9 at 7:30 p.m., Beston Hall (livestream)  
Jazz Ensemble/Lab Band
Brad Batz, director

January

Friday, January 21 at 7:30 p.m., Wilmot Hall (livestream) 
Serenades
Annette Farrington, flute; Margaret Leenhouts, violin; Ryan Hardcastle, viola 

Sunday, January 23 at 3 p.m., Wilmot Hall (livestream)  
Brass Quintet Jukebox
Wilmot Brass  

Friday – Saturday, January 28– 29 at 7:30 p.m, Beston Hall (livestream) 
Sunday, January 30 at 2 p.m.

Opera Workshop
Emily Cuk, stage director; Kevin Nitsch, music director

February

Friday, February 4 at 7:30 p.m., Wilmot Hall (livestream) 
Original Chamber Works for the Rita Collective 
Dean Keller, bass clarinet; Kristen Shiner McGuire, marimba; Kyle Vock, acoustic bass; Joe Parker, percussion 

Sunday, February 6 at 3 p.m., Beston Hall (livestream)  
Piano Quartet
Bonnie Choi, Jacob Ertl, Gary Fisher, Sarah Rhee, Josh Massicot, Kevin Nitsch, pianos

Friday, February 11 at 7:30 p.m., Beston Hall (livestream)  
Wind Symphony and Symphonic Band
Jared Chase, director
 
Sunday, February 13 at 3 p.m., Wilmot Hall (livestream) 
In Love and War
Nazareth Piano Trio 

Tigran Vardanyan, violin; Zachary Sweet, cello; Sarah Rhee, piano

Friday, February 24 at 7:30 p.m., Beston Hall (livestream)  
Symphony Orchestra
Nancy Strelau, director

Sunday, February 27 at 3 p.m., Beston Hall (livestream) 
A Deal with the Devil

Nicholas Susi, guest piano

March

Sunday, March 6 at 3 p.m., Beston Hall (livestream) 
Women Composer Concert  
Nazareth faculty

Friday, March 25 at 7:30 p.m., Beston Hall (livestream) 
Symphonic Band
Jared Chase, director

Sunday, March 27 at 3 p.m., Beston Hall (livestream) 
Wind Symphony
Jared Chase, director

April

Friday, April 1 at 7:30 p.m., Beston Hall (livestream) 
Symphony Orchestra

Saturday April 2 at 4 p.m., 
Treble Singers
Brian Stevens, director

Saturday April 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Chamber Singers
Brian Stevens, director

Sunday, April 3 at 3 p.m., Beston Hall (livestream) 
Chamber Singers

Monday, April 4 at 7:30 p.m., Wilmot Hall (livestream)  
Jazz Combos 
Brad Batz, director

Friday, April 8 at 7:30 p.m., Wilmot Hall (livestream) 
Then and Now: Exhibition of Russian Piano Music
Yi Wen Chang, piano

Sunday, April 10 at 3 p.m., Wilmot Hall (livestream) 
Immigrants to the US
Chisato Eda Marling, saxophone; Bruce Frank, piano

Thursday, April 21 at 7:30 p.m., Beston Hall (livestream)  
Jazz Ensemble/Lab Band
Brad Batz, director

Friday, April 22 at 7:30 p.m., Beston Hall (livestream) 
Wind Symphony and Symphonic Band
Jared Chase, director

Saturday, April 23 at 4 p.m., Beston Hall (livestream)  
Percussion Ensemble
Jillian Pritchard, director

Past Concerts

September 2020
October 2020
February 2021
March 2021
April 2021
May 2021

JANE AND LAURENCE GLAZER MUSIC PERFORMANCE CENTER

Top acoustics: New center includes Beston Hall

Concert Series

    Nazareth College Wind Symphony
    Jacob Ertl: Stravinsky Finale from Firebird
    Nazareth Symphony Orchestra: Sarah Rhee-Tirré, piano
    Nazareth College Chamber Singers