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Montage Series Music Events

Free parking is available in the West Road garage located on West Road and accessible from St. Charles Avenue.
 

Full 2015-16 events listing coming soon! 

September | October | November | December

September 

When I’m Sixty-four
Loyola Clarinet Instructor John Reeks and friends present an evening of eclectic clarinet music.
Friday, September 4, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall (located on the corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

Louisiana All-State Band Audition Workshop for Woodwind and Brass Students 
Saturday, September 12, 2015
10 a.m.- Noon
Roussel Hall (located on the corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)

Loyola’s Woodwind and Brass Faculty will host a workshop for students to prepare for the upcoming Louisiana All-State Band Audition. There will be individual coaching sessions for all instruments, covering such techniques as practicing, breathing, rhythm, sight-reading and general preparations for the audition. The event is free and open to students of all levels. For more information, please contact John Reeks

Wading Home: An Opera of New Orleans
September 12, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
September 13, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.
Roussel Hall (located on the corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Admission is free; suggested donations will benefit the New Orleans-based Roots of Music and the Dallas-based Foote Scholarship Foundation. N
o ticket required.

In commemoration of the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, guest artists from Southern Methodist University will join the Loyola Chamber Singers, the Chalmette Schools’ CHS Voices, directed by Annelise Cassar, and mezzo-soprano Givonna Joseph, founder of OperaCréole, for the New Orleans premiere of Wading Home. The opera, composed by Mary Alice Rich, based on the novel by Rosalyn Story, and produced by SMU Professor Barbara Hill Moore, stars Grammy award-winning baritone and Louisiana native Donnie Ray Albert as Simon Fortier, a retired chef whose musician son and other family members must cope with both the physical and emotional devastation of the storm. 

Faculty Chamber Concert
September 14, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall (located on the corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

Brahms Scherzo from F.A.E. sonata
Schumann Märchenbilder, Op. 113
Piazzolla selected Tangos for violin and piano
Strauss Violin sonata 

Absolutely American!
Featuring Dreux Montegut and Amy Pfrimmer

September 20, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.
Roussel Hall (located on the corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

Music by American composers including works by Beach, Bernstein, Floyd, Hall-Johnson, Hogan, Hoiby, and Hundley.

Celebrating Coltrane: Annual tribute to the quintessential, John Coltrane featuring Tony Dagradi, Derek Douget, Khari Allen Lee, Michael Pellera, Chris Severin and Geoff Clapp
September 24, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
Nunemaker Auditorium (located on the 3rd floor of Monroe Hall)
$10 General Admission, $5 Students, Loyola Faculty/Staff
Loyola students free with I.D.

Loyola Prism Concert
September 26, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall (located on the corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required
 

October

Masterclass: Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg
October 2, 2015 at 1:30 p.m.
Nunemaker Auditorium (located on the 3rd floor of Monroe Hall)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

An Afternoon of Chamber Music featuring Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg & Friends
October 4, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.
Roussel Hall (located on the corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Prices TBA

Loyola Chorale presents Mozart Mania with the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra 
Featuring Mozart’s Requiem and Vesperae Solennes de Confessore

October 18, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.
Roussel Hall (located on the corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.
$15 General Admission
$10 Seniors, Loyola Faculty/Staff
$5 Students with I.D.

Ignatius Saxophone Quartet in Concert
October 19, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall (located on the corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

James Carter String Quartet
October 20, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall (located on the corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

"The Genius of John Vidacovich"
Legendary drummer John Vidacovich performs with Loyola Jazz Studies majors

October 22, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
at the Old U.S. Mint, 400 Esplanade Avenue, NOLA 70116
$10 General Admission
$5 Students, Loyola Faculty/Staff
Loyola students free with I.D.

Biever Guest Lecture
Evoking Sound: Body Mapping & Gesture Fundamentals
with Dr. Heather Buchanan

October 23, 2015
8
:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Nunemaker Auditorium (located on the 3rd floor of Monroe Hall)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

"Sing a New Song"
Loyola University Chorus and Chamber Singers

October 25, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.
Roussel Hall (located on the corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

Indian Arts Circle presents
"Fire and Ash"

October 25, 2015 at 6:00 p.m.
Nunemaker Auditorium (located on the 3rd floor of Monroe Hall)
For tickets: www.iacneworleans.com or call (504) 606-5938

"The Sinister Side of Opera
featuring Tyler Smith, Tenor, Betsy Uschkrat, Soprano, with
special guest Luretta Bybee, Mezzo-Soprano

October 29, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall (located on the corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

November

Masterclass: Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg
November 6, 2015 at 1:30 p.m.
Nunemaker Auditorium (located on the 3rd floor of Monroe Hall)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

Loyola Chamber Singers host An Evening with Friends
featuring the MSU Chorale

November 6 at 7:00 p.m. 
Roussel Hall (located on the corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg with the Loyola Chamber Orchestra
November 7, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall (located on the corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Prices TBA

Loyola Jazz Band Concert
November 10, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall (located on the corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

Loyola University Concert Band
November 12, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall (located on the corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

Loyola University Wind Ensemble & Loyola Bourgeois Band
November 14, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.
Roussel Hall (located on the corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

Aurora Nealand and the Redrawblak Trio
Intrepid saxophonist, Aurora Nealand presents an improvised set with Brad Walker and Paul Thibodeaux

November 19, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
Nunemaker Auditorium
$10 General Admission
$5 Students, Loyola Faculty/Staff
Loyola students free with I.D. 

Loyolas Ballet's 50th Anniversary: Golden Jubilee of Dance  
November 20, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
November 21, 2015 at 8:00 p.m.
Roussel Hall
$12 General Admission
$8 Students, Seniors, LU faculty/staff
$5 Group Rate Available for 10 or more

 

December

Amy Thiaville, violin and Brian Hsu, piano
December 4, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall (located on the corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

Loyola Symphony Orchestra
December 5, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall (located on the corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

Christmas at Loyola
December 6, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.
Holy Name of Jesus Church

Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

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