Concert Calendar

Fall Semester Brings Musical Performances to GWU Campus, Community

The Department of Music provides instruction by experienced professionals, connections with world-class performers, and opportunities for students to share vocal or instrumental talents with the campus and greater community through participation in a variety of small ensembles and larger choirs, bands and orchestras.

Students receive a wide selection of performance opportunities during each academic year's schedule of on-campus performances. This academic year, the heritage of excellence continues with several concerts planned for the fall semester. Plans are currently underway to present:

September 23, 2017 Saturday 8:00 pm

Blanton Auditorium

 

DISTINGUISHED ARTIST CONCERT

Songwriters Steve Simpson and Glenn Selby concert

October 10, 2017 Tuesday 8:00 pm

Dover Theatre

GWU CONCERT CHOIR, CHORALE, and HANDBELLS

Paul Etter, Morgan Soja, Elizabeth Bennett, Directors

October 12, 2017  Thursday 7:30 pm

Dover Theatre

GWU CHORAL CLINIC

Philip Copeland, Samford University, Guest Clinician

October 17, 2017 Tuesday 8:00 pm

Blanton Auditorium

DISTINGUISHED ARTIST CONCERT

Hope Koehler, Soprano

October 29, 2017 Sunday 3:00 pm

Blanton Auditorium

DISTINGUISHED ARTIST/FACULTY CONCERT

Charles Schulter, Trumpet; Tim Hudson, Trumpet

and others!

November 2, 2017 Tuesday 8:00pm

Dover Theatre

GWU JAZZ COLLECTIVE

Wally West, Director

November 9, 2017 Thursday 8:00pm

Blanton Auditorium

OPERA “Many Moons”

Stafford Turner, Director

 

November 16, 2017 Thursday 8:00pm

Blanton Auditorium

DISTINGUISHED ARTIST CONCERT

Jeryl Cunningham-Fleming, Soprano

November 28, 2017 Tuesday 8:00 pm

Dover Theatre

GWU SYMPHONIC BAND

Mark Cole, Conductor

 

 

November 30, 2017  Thursday 7:00 pm

 

 

 

Dover Theatre

FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS

A Christmas Celebration

 

 

December 4, 2017 Monday 8:00 pm

Dover Theatre

GARDNER-WEBB UNIVERSITY ORCHESTRA

Patricia Sparti, Conductor

with Special Guests

The Crest High School Chamber Orchestra

Peter Strickland - GWU ’97, Director

December 5, 2017 Tuesday 7:00 pm

‡ Note location ‡

Episcopal Church of the Redeemer

Shelby, NC

*This is a fundraiser for the church food pantry. Canned goods, toiletries, and Non-perishable food items happily accepted.

Concert for a Cause

GWU University Chorale

Morgan C. Soja, Director

 

Voice students from the studio of Jondra Harmon

Old Time Ensemble

Bruce Moser, Director



With curriculum taught by an outstanding faculty, these performances offer important experiential learning options for students to prepare for careers in areas such as music performance, ministry, education, composition and business.

Learn more about degree programs and courses available through the GWU Department of Music