Saturday, August 18, 2018
Friday, August 31, 2018
Welcome, students! All music faculty, staff and students are welcome to attend this reception.
Free t-shirts and food.
Co-sponsored by the Department of Music and the Classical Music Club. …
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
THE VIOLET HOUR
Joelle Lamarre, soprano
Daniel Schlosberg, piano
The Violet Hour explores the career of internationally acclaimed soprano Leontyne Price, and her rise to prominence during the 50’s into the 60’s despite rampant segregation and discrimination. This short monodramatic performance traces Ms. Price’s journey from the earliest stages of her career up to her final performance of the opera Aida at the Metropolitan Opera House in 1985. By interspersing narrative with vocal numbers (including selections by Barber, Puccini and Verdi), Ms. Lamarre will portray Ms. Leontyne Price, a true icon in the history of American performing arts.…
Friday, September 14, 2018
Thursday, September 20, 2018
4 p.m. (Sunday) and
7 p.m. (Monday/Tuesday)
LaBar Recital Hall
Opera ND presents Henry Purcell’s classic “Dido and Aeneas,” with libretto by Nahum Tate, including inserted text from Christopher Marlowe's “Dido, Queen of Carthage.” Directed by faculty tenor Alek Shrader and conducted by Kevin Vaughn, this production in O’Neill Hall’s most versatile performing space features Notre Dame and community singers with an intimate string quartet serving as orchestra.…
Saturday, September 22, 2018
Nathan Gunn and Julie Jordan Gunn
One of the most visible classical vocalists of our time returns to Notre Dame, this time for his first performance in the intimate LaBar Recital Hall.
This is a free concert and seats are limited.
Doors will open at 6:30 PM. …
Friday, October 5, 2018
Sunday, October 7, 2018
Faculty pianist John Blacklow is joined by the eminent Clive Greensmith, longtime cellist of the Tokyo Quartet and faculty member of the Colburn School in Los Angeles, for a program of cornerstone 20th-century sonatas by Debussy and Prokofiev, as well as the magisterial Sonata No. 2 of Brahms.
Co-sponsored by the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center.…
Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Friday, October 26, 2018
O’Neill Rollout Weekend
The celebration begins on Friday at 8:00 PM with a performance by Roomful of Teeth in the LaBar Recital Hall. The Grammy-winning vocal collective is dedicated to reimagining the expressive potential of the human voice. Through study with masters from vocal traditions the world over, the eight-voice ensemble continually expands its vocabulary of singing techniques. This rollout-weekend performance will include a new work by ND faculty composer John Liberatore.…