Listen, Experience, Enjoy!

Listen, Experience, Enjoy!

Enjoy a variety of faculty and guest performances throughout the year.

Jacobsen Series

Named in honor of Leonard Jacobsen, former chair of the piano department at Puget Sound, the Jacobsen Series was established in 1984. This annual series celebrates faculty and guest talent in a variety of performances held at Schneebeck Concert Hall.

Admission

Series subscriptions, available through mid-September, include admission for all nine performances throughout the season. Subscriptions and individual tickets are available online at tickets.pugetsound.edu or by calling the Wheelock Student Center at 253.879.3100.

  • Individual tickets: $15 general; $10 seniors, military, students, Puget Sound faculty/staff
  • Series subscription: $90 general; $63 seniors, military, students, Puget Sound faculty/staff
  • Admission is free for current Puget Sound students

Ticket sales support the Jacobsen Series Scholarship Fund, which awards annual music scholarships to an outstanding member of Sigma Alpha Iota, women's music fraternity.

2017-18 Performance Dates


FRIDAY, SEPT. 22
7:30 p.m.


A Centennial Celebration of Jazz

Tributes to Dizzy Gillespie, Ella Fitzgerald, and Thelonious Monk

Dawn Padula, vocalist; Tracy Knoop, alto saxophone; Bill Anschell, piano; Andre Thomas, drums; Rob Hutchinson, bass; Zach Armstrong ’18, trumpet; Kate Hart ’19, trumpet

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FRIDAY,
OCT. 20

7:30 p.m.

The Elements

A multimedia collaboration with TORCH, a contemporary chamber music ensemble

Brian Chin, trumpets; Eric Likkel, clarinets; Steve Schermer, double bass; Ben Thomas, vibes, percussion, bandoneon; Scott Kolbo, visual artist


FRIDAY,
NOV. 3

7:30 p.m.

Guitar Images

Abe Landa, guitar, and guest artist David Sossa, guitar


SUNDAY,
NOV. 19

2 p.m.

An Afternoon of Vocal Works

Dawn Padula, mezzo-soprano; Tanya Stambuk, piano


FRIDAY,
JAN. 19

7:30 p.m.

An Evening of Cello Music

Alistair MacRae, cello


FRIDAY,
FEB. 2

7:30 p.m.

Faculty Recital

Maria Sampen, violin, and guest artist Thomas Rosenkranz, piano


FRIDAY,
FEB. 9

7:30 p.m.

Puget Sound Piano Trio

Tanya Stambuk, piano; Maria Sampen, violin; Alistair MacRae, cello


FRIDAY,
FEB. 23

7:30 p.m.

Got Opera?—The Venture Beyond

Dawn Padula, mezzo-soprano; Christina Kowalski, soprano; Ryan Bede, baritone; Jesse Nordstrom, tenor


FRIDAY,
MARCH 23

7:30 p.m.

Two Piano/One Piano Four Hands

Tanya Stambuk, piano, and guest artist Elyane Laussade, piano

Performances take place at Schneebeck Concert Hall. All artists and programs are subject to change without notification.

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Time & Location

Concerts are at 7:30 p.m. in Schneebeck Concert Hall unless otherwise noted.

Seating is general.

Schneebeck Concert Hall is located on the campus of University of Puget Sound at N. 14th Street and Union Avenue in Tacoma, Wash.

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Contact Information

School of Music
1500 N. Warner St. #1076
Tacoma, WA 98416-1076
253.879.3741