Department of Music

A choir

Concerts and Upcoming Events

Admission free unless otherwise indicated. Please contact the College Music Department to request any special accommodations or get directions.

February

Sunday, February 9th:  50th Anniversary of the Beatles on Ed Sullivan

John Covach, coordinator
8:00pm, Strong Auditorium
Admission Free!
Performances by the Smooth Talkers along with faculty and students of the Music Department.  Sponsored by the UR Institute for Popular Music.

Friday, February 21st:  Wind Symphony and Jazz Ensemble 

Bill Tiberio, director
8:00pm, Strong Auditorium
Admission Free!

Saturday, February 22nd:  Chamber Orchestra

David Harman, director
7:00pm, Strong Auditorium
Admission Free!

Sunday, February 23rd:  Choral Extravaganza

Featuring the UR Men's Glee Club, Chamber Singers, Women's Chorus, and Gospel Workshop
Harold McAulliffe, Irina Georgieva, Philip Silvey, and Cathy Christian, directors 
3:00pm, Pittsford Presbyterian Church
$5 donation suggested

March

Saturday, March 1st:  Symphony Orchestra

David Harman, conductor
Featuring Shiyu Wang, piano
8:00pm, Strong Auditorium
Admission Free!

Sunday, March 2nd:  Rock Repertory Ensemble

John Covach, director
7:00pm, Lower Strong Auditorium
Admission Free!

Sunday, March 23rd: MUSAIC concert

Josef Hanson, coordinator
3:00pm, Lutheran Church of the Incarnate Word (597 East Ave. in Rochester)
Admission Free!
Featuring the UR Brass Choir and soloists/ensembles from the College of Arts and Sciences and Eastman School. Performances will take place in every corner of the church sanctuary in a non-stop barrage of artistry, with no applause in between selections.  

Sunday, March 30th:  Jazz Combos

Mark Kraszewski, director
7:00pm, Lower Strong Auditorium
Admission Free!

April

Friday, April 4th:  Men's Glee Club at First Baptist

Harold McAulliffe, director
7:00pm, First Baptist Church of Rochester
Donation suggested

Sunday, April 6th:  Skalny Center Recital

3:00pm, Lower Strong Auditorium
Admission Free!

Saturday, April 12th:  Chamber Orchestra

David Harman, director
Featuring Isabelle Weir, piano
8:00pm, Strong Auditorium
Admission Free! 

Sunday, April 13th:  Wind Symphony

Bill Tiberio, director
3:00 pm, Strong Auditorium
Admission Free!

Sunday, April 13th:  West African Drumming Ensemble

Fana Bangoura, director
7:00 pm, Strong Auditorium
Admission Free!

Wednesday, April 16th:  Chamber Ensembles

David Harman, coordinator
8:00 pm, Lower Strong Auditorium
Admission Free!

Friday, April 18th:  CO-CONSTRUCTIONS

A showcase of original musical arrangements conceived, organized, and peformed by student members of the UR Brass Choir
Josef Hanson, coordinator
3:00pm, Rettner Hall Atrium
Admission Free! 

Wednesday, April 23rd:  Men's Glee Club and Chamber Singers

Harold McAulliffe and Irina Georgieva, directors
8:00pm, Interfaith Chapel Sanctuary
Admission Free!

Sunday, April 27th:  Rock Repertory Ensemble

John Covach, director
7:00pm, Lower Strong Auditorium
Admission Free!

Monday, April 28th:  Jazz Ensemble

Bill Tiberio, director
8:00pm, Strong Auditorium
Admission Free!

Tuesday, April 29th:  Symphony Orchestra

David Harman, director
Featuring Max Chan, violin, and Felix Yang, piano
8:00pm, Strong Auditorium
Admission Free!

Wednesday, April 30th:  Gospel Workshop

Cathy Christian, director
8:00pm, Interfaith Chapel Sanctuary
Admission Free! 

May

Thursday, May 1st:  Percussion Ensemble

Matt Witten, director
8:00pm, Strong Auditorium
Admission Free!