Upcoming School of Music Events

Friday, September 13
Tickets Required

Jacobsen Series: "Celebrate! ClaraSchumann@200"

Day: September 13 Time: 7:30 p.m.–9 p.m. Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall

As part of the Jacobsen Series, the Puget Sound Piano Trio performs the first of its three concerts this season. This performance honors German musician and composer Clara Schumann (1819–96). The Puget Sound Piano Trio is the ensemble-in-residence at the School of Music featuring esteemed faculty performers Maria Sampen, violin; Alistair MacRae, cello; and Tanya Stambuk, piano…

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Friday, September 20
Tickets Required

Jacobsen Series: Faculty Recital

Day: September 20 Time: 7:30 p.m.–9 p.m. Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall

Established in 1984, the Jacobsen Series features performances by School of Music faculty members, students, alumni, and guest artists for the university and the community. Performing this concert will be Dawn Padula, mezzo-soprano with Jeff Caldwell, piano.

Tickets: $20 general, $15 sr. citizen, student, military, Puget Sound faculty/staff, Community Music members. Free for…

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Friday, September 27
Tickets Required

Collage: School of Music Faculty/Student Showcase

Day: September 27 Time: 7:30 p.m.–9 p.m. Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall

School of Music faculty and students share the stage for an exhilarating evening of contrast, excitement, and virtuosity. Be prepared for a musical experience like no other!

Tickets: $15 general; $10 sr. citizen, student, military, Puget Sound faculty/staff; $5 students

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Saturday, September 28
Tickets Required

Seattle Baroque Orchestra

Day: September 28 Time: 7:30 p.m.–9 p.m. Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall

Join us for an evening with the premiere early-instrument/instrument ensemble in Washington! See historical-period instruments with Baroque bows and with historically accurate playing techniques. Gain insight on how historically based instruments were played and gain appreciation for approaching music on modern instruments.

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Saturday, October 5

Northwest Honor Choir Concert

Day: October 5 Time: 4 p.m.–5 p.m. Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall

Francisco J. Núñez, guest conductor, with high school singers from western Washington

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Friday, October 11

Organ at Noon

Day: October 11 Time: 12 p.m.–1 p.m. Location: Kilworth Memorial Chapel

Featuring Puget Sound organist Wyatt Smith.

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Saturday, October 12

Fall Festival of Choirs

Day: October 12 Time: 4:30 p.m. Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall

Steven Zopfi, conductor; J. Edmund Hughes, conductor; Kathryn Lehmann, conductor

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Wednesday, October 16

Aspen String Trio Master Class

Day: October 16 Time: 5:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m. Location: Music Building, Room L6

A high-impact class for strings led by professional string trio members David Perry, violin; Victoria Chiang, viola; and Michael Mermagen, cello.

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Thursday, October 17
Friday, October 18
Tickets Required

Jacobsen Series: "From the Mountains to the Sea: The Aspen Trio"

Day: October 18 Time: 7:30 p.m.–9 p.m. Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall

Special guest performance with David Perry, violin; Victoria Chiang, viola; and Michael Mermagen, cello; joined by Puget Sound faculty members Maria Sampen, violin; Timothy Christie, viola; Alistair MacRae, cello.

Established in 1984, the Jacobsen Series features performances by School of Music faculty members, students, alumni, and guest artists for the university and the…

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Wednesday, October 23

Noon Recital Series

Day: October 23 Time: 12 p.m.–1 p.m. Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall

Enjoy a variety of short performances by Puget Sound students.

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Saturday, October 26
Tickets Required

Jacobsen Series: "Cabaret!"

Day: October 26 Time: 7:30 p.m.–9 p.m. Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall

Dawn Padula, mezzo-soprano; Maria Sampen, violin/viola; Tanya Stambuk, piano; Jennifer Rhyne, flute; Jennifer Nelson, clarinet; Rowena Hammill, cello; Anna Wittstruck, conductor; Anand Landon ’19, guitar; Ian Crocker ’19, guitar; Nic Casey ’20, violin; Rob Hutchinson, bass; Dylan Harris ’20, drums; Gwynne Brown, narrator

Tickets: $20 general, $15 sr. citizen, student, military…

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Wednesday, October 30

Noon Recital Series

Day: October 30 Time: 12 p.m.–1 p.m. Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall

Enjoy a variety of short performances by Puget Sound students.

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Saturday, November 2

Concerto-Aria Competition

Day: November 2 Time: All Day Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall

The University of Puget Sound Concerto-Aria Competition has been an honored tradition in the School of Music since 1981. Students participate each fall in this highly competitive program that highlights their work as musical soloists.

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Friday, November 8

Jazz Orchestra

Day: November 8 Time: 7:30 p.m.–9 p.m. Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall

Tracy Knoop, director

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Saturday, November 9

Tacoma Refugee Choir

Day: November 9 Time: 7:30 p.m.–9 p.m. Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall

Join us for this free community event featuring the Tacoma Refugee Choir as they share songs and stories of refugees who live in our local community. The mission of the Tacoma Refugee Choir, founded and directed by Erin Guinup '96, is to create a more welcoming community through the power of music. The choir is a diverse, non-auditioned choral ensemble.

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Friday, November 15
Tickets Required

Jacobsen Series: "Contemporary Meditations"

Day: November 15 Time: 7:30 p.m.–9 p.m. Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall

Fred Winkler, saxophone; Maria Sampen, violin; Alistair MacRae, cello; Tanya Stambuk, piano; Jeff Lund, marimba

A reflective program of music composed by living American female composers over the last two decades.

Tickets: $20 general, $15 sr. citizen, student, military, Puget Sound faculty/staff, Community Music members. Free for current Puget Sound students. Meet and greet…

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Sunday, November 17

Chamber Music Concert I

Day: November 17 Time: 2 p.m.–4 p.m. Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall

Alistair MacRae, director

Hear student groups from across the School of Music performing classical music selections.

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Wednesday, November 20

Noon Recital Series

Day: November 20 Time: 12 p.m.–1 p.m. Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall

Enjoy a variety of short performances by Puget Sound students.

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Friday, November 22
Sunday, November 24

Chamber Music Concert II

Day: November 24 Time: 2 p.m.–3:30 p.m. Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall

Alistair MacRae, director

Hear student groups from across the School of Music performing classical music selections.

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Wednesday, December 4

Noon Recital Series

Day: December 4 Time: 12 p.m.–1 p.m. Location: Schneebeck Concert Hall

Enjoy a variety of short performances by Puget Sound students.

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Thursday, December 5
Friday, December 6

Organ at Noon

Day: December 6 Time: 12 p.m. Location: Kilworth Memorial Chapel

Featuring Puget Sound organist Wyatt Smith.

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Saturday, December 7
Tickets Required

WinterFest: Adelphian Concert Choir and Voci d'Amici

Day: December 7 Time: 7:30 p.m.–9 p.m. Location: Kilworth Memorial Chapel

Steven Zopfi, conductor

WinterFest brings the much-adored Adelphian Concert Choir and Voci d’Amici to Kilworth Memorial Chapel, with a performance of music and poetry from many traditions, cultures, and lands.

Tickets: $10/$5

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Sunday, December 8
Tickets Required

WinterFest: Adelphian Concert Choir and Voci d'Amici

Day: December 8 Time: 2 p.m.–4 p.m. Location: Kilworth Memorial Chapel

Steven Zopfi, conductor

WinterFest brings the much-adored Adelphian Concert Choir and Voci d’Amici to Kilworth Memorial Chapel, with a performance of music and poetry from many traditions, cultures, and lands.

Tickets: $10/$5

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Monday, December 9

Clarinet Ensemble

Day: December 9 Time: 6:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m. Location: Wheelock Student Center, Rasmussen Rotunda

Jennifer Nelson, director

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Tuesday, December 10