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Montage Series Music Events

Free parking during Montage Series events is available in the West Road garage, located on West Road and accessible from St. Charles Avenue.

April | May | Past Events

April 26, 2016 | Loyola Jazz Band Concert
7:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

April 30, 2016 | Loyola Symphony Orchestra
featuring THE 2015-16 concerto/aria competition winner

7:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
$10 suggested donation, students free with I.D.

 

May

May 4, 2016 | Classical Guitar Night
7:30 p.m.
Nunemaker Auditorium (3rd floor of Monroe Hall)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

May 11, 2016 | 22nd Loyola Student Film Festival
1:00pm-5:00pm
Nunemaker Auditorium
Free and Open to the Public
, no ticket required

May 11, 2016 | Loyola All Strings Orchestra and Strings Ensembles
7:00 p.m.
Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

 

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PAST EVENTS

"The President's Own" Marine Band
Presented by Tulane University Band Program and Loyola University Band Department
October 1, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.

McAlister Auditorium, Tulane University
For more information visit www.tulaneband.org or call (504) 314-BAND

FREE TICKETS for the October 1st US Marine Band Concert will be available the week of the concert in Tulane’s Lavin-Bernick Center for University Life, on Monday-Tuesday-Wednesday September 28-30 from 11:00am-3:00pm each day. Additionally, tickets will be available in the Loyola University Communications and Music Building lobby on Monday & Wednesday (September 28 & 30) from 3:30-5:30pm. For more information call the TUMB office at (504) 314-BAND.

For more information visit www.tulaneband.org or call (504) 314-BAND
 

Masterclass: Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg
October 2, 2015 at 1:30 p.m.
Nunemaker Auditorium (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.
Nunemaker Auditorium

$40 General Admission, $10 Students, $10 Loyola Faculty/Staff
 

Join us in welcoming Internationally acclaimed soloist and chamber musician Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg as she makes her debut performance as Resident Artist in the Loyola School of Music. Praised for her compelling performances, daring interpretations and dedication to her craft, she is one of today’s leading violinists and we are thrilled to invite you to see Nadja perform side-by-side with our faculty. Playing music by Rachmoninoff, Gershwin and Borodin and featuring Yui Asano, piano and Allen Nisbet, Bruce Owen and Amy Thiaville, members of the James Carter String Quartet. The concert will be followed by Question & Answer session.

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 (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 (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 Reservations, No ticket required, Seating will be on first-come, first-served basis

Loyola University commemorates the 10th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina by welcoming the New Orleans premiere of the opera Wading Home to its campus. Composed by Mary Alice Rich, and based on the novel by Rosalyn Story, the work 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. The opera was first performed in Dallas on April 2 and showcased Southern Methodist University alumni and students. In New Orleans that original cast will be joined by local forces: the Loyola Chamber Singers, directed by Dr. Meg Frazier; the Chalmette Schools’ CHS Voices, directed by Annelise Cassar; and mezzo-soprano Givonna Joseph, founder of OperaCréole. The two performances, benefitting the New Orleans-based Roots of Music and the Dallas-based Foote Scholarship Foundation, are FREE and open to the public.

Faculty Chamber Concert featuring the Loyola faculty brass and woodwind quintets, Piano and string quartet, and voice
September 14, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required 

Absolutely American!
Featuring Dreux Montegut and Amy Pfrimmer

Music by American composers including works by Beach, Bernstein, Floyd, Hall-Johnson, Hogan, Hoiby, and Hundley.
September 20, 2015 at 3:00 p.m.
Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

Jazz Underground Series
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 (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 (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

One of the largest musical celebrations on campus, the annual Prism Concert presents a diverse sampling of sounds from our talented student ensembles. From classical to jazz, the Loyola University New Orleans’ School of Music invites you to a free evening of performances from our orchestra, chorale, chamber singers, opera theatre, wind ensemble and jazz band.

October 18, 2015 | Loyola Chorale presents Mozart Mania with the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra 
3:00 p.m., Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
$15 General Admission
$10 Seniors, Loyola Faculty/Staff
$5 Students with I.D.

The Loyola Chorale joins with the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra in this program of Mozart favorites. Dr. Meg Frazier, Rita O. Huntsinger Distinguished Professor of Music, conducts the 65-voice Chorale, student soloists, and full orchestra playing “Requiem.” 

October 19, 2015 | Ignatius Saxophone Quartet in Concert
7:30 p.m., Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Featuring faculty members Jason Mingledorff, Tony Dagradi, Ray Moore, and John Reeks. Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

October 20, 2015 | James Carter String Quartet
7:30 p.m., Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Featuring Rachel Jordan, violin; Bruce Owen, viola; Allen Nisbet, cello; and Amy Thiaville, violin. Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

October 22, 2015 | Jazz Underground SeriesThe Genius of John Vidacovich
7:30 p.m. at the Old U.S. Mint, 400 Esplanade Avenue, NOLA 70116
Legendary drummer John Vidacovich performs with Loyola Jazz Studies majors
$10 General Admission
$5 Students, Loyola Faculty/Staff
Loyola students free with I.D.

In a city laden with renowned drummers, Vidacovich is iconic. His animated, idiosyncratic style is rooted in New Orleans street beats, but is highly adaptable and expressive. From French Quarter clubs to the big stages of the world, over the years, he has became the most sought after drummer in the city of New Orleans and has received accolades from the Big Easy Entertainment Awards, Offbeat, Downbeat Drummer World and the New York Times.

October 23, 2015 | Biever Guest Lecture Series
Body Mapping: Enhancing Musical Performance through Somatic Pedagogy with Dr. Heather Buchanan
8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Nunemaker Auditorium (3rd floor of Monroe Hall)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

A certified Andover Educator, Dr. Heather Buchanan joins us as we explore prevention of injury and quality of movement as a part of our Montage Series theme on Artists' Health and Wellness. One of the most recent disciplines to enter the somatic (mind-body) field, Body Mapping is a neuroanatomical education technique designed to teach musicians skills of self-evaluation and change for performing with sensory-motor integrity. This workshop is designed to set each musician who takes it on a path of self-evaluation and change in the quest for cultivating free and effective movement in performance. Learn More>>

October 25, 2015 | Loyola University Chorus and Chamber Singers Sing a New Song
3:00 p.m.Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

October 25, 2015 | Indian Arts Circle presents Fire and Ash
6:00 p.m.Nunemaker Auditorium (3rd floor of Monroe Hall)
For tickets: www.iacneworleans.com or call (504) 606-5938

October 29, 2015 | The Sinister Side of Opera 
7:30 p.m.Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
featuring Tyler Smith, Tenor, Betsy Uschkrat, Soprano, with special guest Luretta Bybee, Mezzo-Soprano
$10 General Admission
$5 Students, Seniors, Loyola Faculty/Staff
Loyola Students Free

October 30, 2015 | Master Class: Kyle Pfortmiller, baritone
4:30 p.m.Communications/Music Complex, Room 230  (located on the corner or Calhoun St. and St. Charles)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

November

November 3, 2015 | Keyboard Series
Tim Hoft, piano masterclass

12:30 p.m., Roussel Hall
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required
Tim Hoft, piano concert
7:30 p.m.Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

November 4, 2015 | Faculty Recital
7:30 p.m.Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

Loyola University College of Music Instructor of Horn Joshua Paulus will present a free recital featuring some of the artist's favorite solo and ensemble pieces that have been transcribed or arranged for the horn, including works by composers Gustav Mahler, Robert Schumann, Conrad Kreutzer, Johannes Brahms, J.S. Bach, and Maurice Ravel.

The program will feature many guest artists from the Loyola University and Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra communities, including Yui Asano (piano), Ellen Frohnmayer (voice), Mollie Pate (horn), Dan Calloway (horn), Matt Eckenhoff (horn), Amy Kreuger (horn), Heather Zinninger Yarmel (flute), Jaren Atherholt (oboe), Ben Atherholt (bassoon), and Chris Pell (clarinet)

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

November 6, 2015 | Loyola Chamber Singers and Friends 
Featuring the
 Southern Miss Chorale and Dr. Gregory Fuller, conductor who will feature Canticle of the Sun by Tõnu Kõrvits
7:00 p.m.
St. Francis of Assisi Church, 631 State St, New Orleans, LA 70118
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

November 7, 2015 | Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg with the Loyola Chamber Orchestra
Bach Brandenberg Concerto No. 3, Massenet Meditation From Thais, Bach Double Violin Concerto, Grieg Holberg Suite
7:30 p.m.Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
$40 General Admission, $10 Students, Seniors, Loyola Faculty/Staff

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

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

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

November 19, 2015 | Jazz Underground Series: Aurora Nealand and the Redrawblak Trio
7:30 p.m.Nunemaker Auditorium (3rd floor of Monroe Hall)
$10 General Admission
$5 Students, Loyola Faculty/Staff
Loyola students free with I.D. 

Intrepid saxophonist, Aurora Nealand presents an improvised set with Brad Walker and Paul Thibodeaux. Voted as Downbeat Magazine’s top ten rising stars for soprano saxophone in 2010, Aurora Nealand has been at the forefront of the revival of New Orleans Traditional Jazz amongst the younger generation of the city’s musicians. After playing and learning as a sideman in established New Orleans Bands such as Panorama Jazz Band, VaVaVoom, and The New Orleans Moonshiners, Nealand formed her own Traditional Jazz band “The Royal Roses.” 

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

December 5, 2015 | Loyola Symphony Orchestra 
featuring Annette-Barbara Vogel, violin soloist playing Dmitri Shostakovich Violin Concerto No. 2
7:30 p.m.Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
$10 Suggested Donation at door, Students Free

December 6, 2015 | Christmas at Loyola
3:00 p.m., Holy Name of Jesus Church
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

Join us as we ring in the holiday season with our annual Christmas at Loyola concert! The School of Music’s major ensembles invite you to a program of classical Christmas music featuring Loyola’s Chamber Orchestra, Chorale and Chamber Singers, Brass Ensemble, and you as part of our Christmas carol audience sing-along. A holiday tradition for more than 23 years, this free event will be held in Holy Name of Jesus Church on the university's main campus. 

December 9, 2015 | 21st Loyola Student Film Festival
1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m., Nunemaker Auditorium
Free and Open to the Public
, no ticket required

December 20, 2015 | NOVA Winter's Night
7:30 p.m.Holy Name of Jesus Church
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

January 10, 2016 | NOVA VOCE-Pace: To those who work for peace
3:00 p.m.
Nunemaker Auditorium
$20 General Admission, tickets available at the door only

January 23-24, 2016 | Loyola Opera: Charles Gounod's Roméo et Juliette
Performed in French with Supertitles
Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
$40 Preferred Seating
$25 Reserved Seating
$15 Students, Loyola Faculty/Staff

January 23, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.
January 24, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. 

The year 2016 marks the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare. Joining the worldwide celebration, Loyola Opera presents Roméo et Juliette, composer Charles Gounod's adaptation of the playwright's timeless tale of "star-crossed lovers." The performances, sung in French with English supertitles, will offer celebrated arias, passionate duets and stirring choruses, as well as one of the most famous sword fights in all of opera! Bill Fabris returns as stage director/choreographer, and Carol Rausch conducts.
 

January 

January 29, 2016 | Masterclass: Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg
1:30 p.m.
Nunemaker Auditorium (located on the 3rd floor of Monroe Hall)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

January 29, 2016 | Alice Lestang, soprano and Pierre Queval, piano in recital
This recital is co-sponsored by The Historic New Orleans Collection and the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra
7:30 p.m.
Nunemaker Auditorium (located on the 3rd floor of Monroe Hall)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

January 30, 2016 | The Strings Live at Loyola
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg and Mark O'Connor with the Loyola Symphony Orchestra
January 30, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. 
Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
$75 Preferred seating with post-performance reception with artists
$55 Reserved seating
$20 seniors (ages 62+)
$20 Loyola faculty/staff
$8 Student Rush Tickets

We welcome you to join us for an incredible program of passionate and versatile strings music. This special concert will feature world-class violinist Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg paired with legendary jazz and folk fiddler Mark O’Connor collaborating withthe Loyola Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Jean Montes.
 

January 31, 2016 | Loyola Performs The Great American Songbook 
Featuring Luretta Bybee, Betsy Uschkrat, Elizabeth Floyd, Tyler Smith, John Rankin, Ed Wise, and Jesse Reeks

January 31, 2016 at 3:00 p.m.
Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
$15 General Admission
$10 Students, Children, Seniors, Loyola Faculty/Staff
$5 Loyola Students with current Loyola I.D.

Revel in an afternoon of popular standards, jazz staples, and Broadway hits from the 1920s to the 1960s. This special performance by faculty of Loyola's School of Music will interpret timeless treasures from masters such as Gershwin, Rodgers and Hammerstein, Cole Porter, Ella Fitzgerald and many others! This concert will feature Voice faculty Luretta Bybee, Betsy Uschkrat, Elizabeth Floyd, Tyler Smith, John Rankin, Ed Wise, and Jesse Reeks. 

February 2, 2016 | Night at the Opera - Piano Concert with Brian Hsu
7:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

February 13, 2016 | Metropolitan Opera District Auditions
9:00 a.m.
Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

February 14, 2016 | Metropolitan Opera Regional Auditions
1:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

February 15, 2016 | Metropolitan Opera Master Class
10:00 a.m.
Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

February

February 25, 2016 | Jazz Underground SeriesNew Orleans All-Star Jam New Orleans’ jazz icons come together for a monumental live jam session.
Featuring Wessell Anderson, Ashlin Parker, Delfeayo Marsalis, Tony Dagradi, Victor Atkins, Roland Guerin and Shannon Powell.
7:30 p.m.
Nunemaker Auditorium (3rd floor of Monroe Hall)
$10 General Admission
$5 Students, Seniors, Loyola Faculty/Staff
Loyola students free with I.D. 

The New York jazz scene during 1940s and early 1950s was famous for its after-hours jam sessions. Places like Minton's Playhouse became fertile meeting places and proving grounds for soloists trying to keep up with the house band and outdo each other in improvisation skill. Drawing upon the jam session tradition, you can expect fireworks and some exciting moments from all of these remarkable players!

 

March 1, 2016 | Keyboard SeriesJonathan Sokasits

  • Jonathan Sokasits, piano masterclass
    12
    :30 p.m., Roussel Hall, Free and Open to the public
  • Jonathan Sokasits, piano concert
    7:30 p.m., Roussel Hall, Free and Open to the public

March 4-5, 2016 | Loyola Jazz Festival

Bring your student musicians to a great educational festival experience with Master Classes for all instruments, taught by guest artist Bennie Maupin and the Loyola Jazz Faculty. The festival is open to big bands or jazz combos from the Elementary through College level. Learn more about the Loyola Jazz Ensemble Festival>>

March 4, 2016
Master Class for all instruments with Bennie Maupin
12:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

Loyola Faculty Jazz Ensemble
4:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall

Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

March 5, 2016
Master Class for all instruments with Bennie Maupin
12:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall

Loyola Jazz Band with Bennie Maupin
4:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall
$10 General Admission, $5 students, seniors, Loyola faculty/staff

 

March 8, 2016 | Keyboard Series: Missouri State University Faculty

  • Missouri State University Faculty, piano masterclass
    12:30 p.m., Roussel Hall, Free and Open to the public
  • Missouri State University Faculty, piano concert
    7:30 p.m., Roussel Hall, Free and Open to the public

March 9, 2016 | Patti Adams & Friends, flute recital
7:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

March 10, 2016 | Jazz Underground Series
Kent Jordan - Out Of This World
Master flautist, Kent Jordan performs with Loyola Jazz Studies majors

7:30 p.m.
Nunemaker Auditorium (3rd floor of Monroe Hall)
$10 General Admission
$5 Students, Loyola Faculty/Staff
Loyola students free with I.D. 

A New Orleans native, Jordan is one of an infinite number of prolific musicians that swells from within the concrete jungle of the Crescent City. Although often regarded as a fusion musician, he is an assertive, cogent player of modern jazz as well, particularly on alto flute. Jordan studied at the New Orleans' Center for the Creative Arts where he was inspired by jazz patriarch, Ellis Marsalis, then completed his education at the Eastman School of Music. Jordan presently heads the music department at Lusher Charter School, an arts intensive program in New Orleans, as well as serving as an instructor at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage School of Music. He also teaches the big band and flute curriculums at the Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong Summer Jazz Camp.

March 11, 2016 | Masterclass: Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg 
**Due to inclement weather conditions, this event has been cancelled.**
1:30 p.m., Nunemaker Auditorium (located on the 3rd floor of Monroe Hall)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

March 13, 2016 | Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg with the Loyola Chamber Orchestra

3:00 p.m.

Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)

$40 General Admission, $10 Students, Seniors, Loyola Faculty/Staff

March 15, 2016 | Masterclass with Jonita Lattimore
3:00 p.m.
Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and open to the Public 

March 15, 2016 | Biever Guest Lecture
Concert ft. ECM Artist Dr. Thomas van der Geld, vibes with Loyola's Sanford Hinderlie, piano 
**Due to inclement weather conditions, this event has been moved to Tuesday, March 15 .**
7:30 p.m.Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

The Biever Guest Lectures series presents an evening of Jazz with Internationally known vibraphonist and composer Dr. Thomas van der Geld plays with Sanford Hinderlie, Professor of Music, on piano. This event is a part of the university's Biever Guest Lecture Series. 

Well-known American vibraphonist, composer, professor, and founder of the jazz group Children At Play, Tom van der Geld is legendary for his solo work and group recordings for the German label ECM/JAPO. Earning an international audience with his clear, intense and warm style, he has performed at most major European jazz festivals. 

Sanford Hinderlie, Professor of Music and Director of the Music Technology, has produced over 20 albums of jazz, blues, and world music. He has studied composition with Martin Mailman, Larry Austin, and Merrill Ellis, and studied jazz piano with Dan Haerle. Hinderlie has been with the College of Music faculty since 1981.

March

March 29, 2016 | James Carter String Quartet
7:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

  • The quartet’s name honors Loyola University New Orleans President Emeritus James Carter S.J., Ph.D., an avid supporter of the arts, particularly of Loyola’s College of Music and Fine Arts. Performers include faculty members Rachel Jordan, violin; Bruce Owen, viola; Allen Nisbet, cello; and Amy Thiaville, violin. The program features:
  • Franz Schubert:  String Quartet in A minor, op. 29
  • Maurice Ravel:  String Quartet

 

March

March 30, 2016 | Master Class: Carroll Freeman, stage director
7:30 p.m.
at the Opera Guild Home, 2504 Prytania
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

April

April 3, 2016 | Master Class - A play by Terrence Mcnally
Faculty members and students from the Loyola School of Music and the LSU School of Music present Terrence McNally's Tony Award-winning play based on the legendary series of master classes given by opera diva Maria Callas at Juilliard in the 1970's.
3:00 p.m.
Nunemaker Auditorium
$10 General Admission
$5 Students, Seniors, Loyola Faculty/Staff
Loyola students free with I.D. 

April 3, 2016 | Joshua Paulus Horn Recital
The recital will explore the horn in different combinations of two instruments featuring works from the early 19 century to the late 20th century. Works performed will include the Ferdinand Ries Sonata for Horn and Piano (performed on natural hand horn) with Yui Asano on piano, David Amram's Three Songs for Marlboro with Daniel Lelchuk on cello, and Verne Reynold's Calls for Two Horns with Mollie Pate also on horn. 
7:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

April 4-6, 2016 | Arts + Wellness Symposium
**This event has been postponed**
The Arts + Wellness Symposium is an initiative focused on the athleticism associated with the global performing arts community. Learn more about the

April 5, 2016 | Keyboard Series
Michael Rickman, piano masterclass
12:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall
Michael Rickman, piano concert
7:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

Steinway Artist Michael Rickman, D.M. has been portrayed as "a resourceful and sensitive pianist, technically in control and emotionally rewarding." New York Times critic, Bernard Holland, hailed him as "a sure and steady pianist." Michael Rickman joined the faculty at the acclaimed School of Music of Stetson University in 1983, where he is professor of piano. More Info>>

April 8-9, 2016 | Loyola Invitational Band Festival

  • Loyola Wind Ensemble with Special Guest Composer Julie Giroux
    April 9, 2016, 3:00 pm
    Roussel Hall
    Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

    Julie Ann Giroux is an Emmy-award winning composer of orchestral, choral, chamber, and numerous concert band works. Giroux has worked on the music for North and South, Dynasty and The Colbys, Karate Kid II, White Men Can’t Jump, and Broadcast News. Julie has also been privileged to arrange for Celene Dion, Paula Abdul, Dudley Moore, Liza Minnelli, Madonna, Reba McIntyre, Little Richard, Billy Crystal, Michael Jackson and many others.

April 10, 2016 | Music Under the Oaks: Loyola School of Music
Bring your lawn chair and join us for a special spring 2016 concert. Food and drink will be available to purchase. This event is sponsored by Bellwether Technology & IBERIABANK.
5:00 p.m.- 6:30 p.m.
Newman Bandstand at Audubon Park
Free admission

April 12, 2016 | Keyboard Series
Cathal Breslin, piano masterclass
12:30 p.m.
Cathal Breslin, piano concert
7:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

Cathal Breslin is a concert pianist originally from Derry, Northern Ireland, now living in Memphis, Tennessee in the United States. Has performed extensively in recitals, as a concerto soloist and a chamber musician in concert halls throughout Europe, the U.S., and Asia. He is currently Assistant Professor of Piano and Director of Piano Studies at the Rudi E. Scheidt School of Music, University of Memphis, Tennessee, United States. In 2008 he founded the Walled City Music Festival with his wife, American flautist Sabrina Hu. It has featured artists such as the Kronos Quartet, Sir James Galway, Katia and Marielle Labèque, Augustin Dumay, Anne Akiko Meyers, Dmitry Sitkovetsky, Jan Vogler, Raphael Wallfisch, Jeffrey Zeigler, Jonathan Lemalu, Brodsky Quartet, Fitzwilliam Quartet, Houston Winds, Svetozar Ivanov, Kirill Troussov, Ye-Eun Choi among many others. More Info>>

April 14, 2016 | Loyola Wind Ensemble and Concert Band
7:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

April 18, 2016 | Loyola Afro-Cuban Ensemble Spring Concert
6:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

April 21, 2016 | Loyola OperaScenes Program: The Play's the Thing
7:30 p.m.Nunemaker Auditorium (3rd floor of Monroe Hall)
$10 General Admission, $5 Students, Seniors, Loyola Faculty/Staff
Loyola Students Free with I.D.

In celebration of Shakespeare, Loyola Opera Workshop presents scenes from opera, operetta and Broadway based on some of the Bard’s most famous plays! Join us for a delightful evening of selections by Giuseppe Verdi, Otto Nicolai, Benjamin Britten, Hector Berlioz, Ambroise Thomas, Cole Porter, Richard Rodgers and Leonard Bernstein, accompanied by pianist/music director Carol Rausch and staged by David Morelock. 

April 23, 2016 | Loyola Chamber Orchestra
7:30 p.m.
Roussel Hall (corner of Calhoun St. and St. Charles Ave.)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

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