Music

  • Jazz Room Series presents
    Cynthia Sayer's Hot Banjo Show

    Dec 02, 2018 @ 4:00 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

    Award-winning instrumentalist/vocalist/bandleader Cynthia Sayer is acclaimed by musicians, critics, and fans alike as the top 4-string jazz banjoist in the world today. Her eclectic, swing-based shows embody the rarely heard range and versatility of the 4-string banjo in the hands of a master. An inductee into The American Banjo Hall of Fame, Cynthia tours internationally, appeared at the 2018 Newport Jazz Festival, headlined at the 2017 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage festival, and has performed in venues ranging from Lincoln Center to The White House. “Cynthia Sayer's Hot Banjo Show” includes American Songbook favorites, tango, virtuoso classics, Vaudeville, fun anecdotes, and more. Featuring Cynthia Sayer’s Joyride Band, with  Dennis Lichtman (clarinet & violin), Mike Weatherly (string bass & vocals) & Larry Eagle (drums).

    Sittin’ In Meet-the-Artist sessions are one hour prior to each concert in Shea Recital Hall.

    Admission: $15 General Public • $12 WP community and senior citizens • $8 non-WP students • WP students admitted fee with ID • $3 additional charge per ticket on show day

    Cynthia Sayer


     

  • WP New Music Series presents
    WP New Music and Percussion Ensembles

    Dec 03, 2018 @ 7:00 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

    The ensembles will perform a program of 20thCentury classics and world premieres.

    Admission:  Free!


     

  • WP Voice presents
    Winter Choral Concert

    Dec 04, 2018 @ 7:30 PM
    Location: Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, Wayne, NJ

    The concert will feature the J.S. Bach cantata, Aus der Tiefen rufe ich, Herr, zu dir, BWV 131,in addition to seasonal choral favorites.

    Admission: Free!


     

  • James D’Amico Productions presents
    Zeppelin Complete

    Dec 08, 2018 @ 8:00 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

    This six-piece ensemble creates an epic wall of sound Led Zeppelin fans have never before experienced. Here are all your Zeppelin favorites, note perfect--right off the album...exactly the way Jimmy Page meant them to be heard!

    Tickets: $43 Orchestra • $38 Loge

    Zeppelin Complete


     

  • PJ Rasmussen and The Boardwalk Jazz Band: Holiday Music
    Dec 18, 2018 @ 12:30 PM
    Location: University Commons, Multi Purpose Room

    Join us for some holiday music and fun as PJ Rasmussen '13 and the Boardwalk Jazz Band performs for WP! 

    Tuesday, December 18th, 2018 12:30-2:00 pm- William Paterson University- University Commons, Multi Purpose Room 

    Get into the holiday spirit with snacks and music, enjoy the show as PJ and his band - including 12 other WP alumni! - perform holiday tunes they will be showcasing in their holiday special which will be airing on TV!


     

  • WMTR Presents
    A Darlene Love Christmas – Love for the Holidays

    Dec 19, 2018 @ 8:00 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

    Celebrate the season with Oscar and Grammy Award-winning, Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Darlene Love in a special holiday concert featuring the #1 holiday classic Christmas (Baby Please Come Home) and hits like He’s a Rebel, The Boy I’m Gonna Marry, Forbidden Nights, and more. 
    “The Queen of Christmas” –David Letterman
    “One of the greatest singers of all time” -Rolling Stone

    Admission: $52 Gold Circle • $45 Rear Orchestra/Loge

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    Darlene Love


     

  • James D’Amico Production presents
    Best of the Eagles

    Apr 26, 2019 @ 8:00 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

    Best of the Eagles (BOTE) is the most exact interpretation of the Eagles in America, performed by musicians with auspicious pedigrees and a passionate love of the Eagles music. Each member mirrors his counterpart in the Eagles instrumentally and vocally. They expertly and authentically re-create the songs, the music, the vocals and the magical aura of one of America’s greatest rock bands.

    Best of the Eagles