WP Music Department presents





  • William University Symphony
    Concerto Competition Winners

    Mar 07, 2018 @ 8:00 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

    Music selection features Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5.

    Admission:  FREE


     

  • WP Wind Ensemble
    Mar 28, 2018 @ 8:00 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

    WP Wind Ensemble
    Conducted by Dr. J. Craig Davis

    Music selections include the works of John Mackey, Guy Wolfenden, Percy Grainger, and Jan Van der Roost.

    Admission:  FREE


     

  • WP Music Department presents
    I Want My ‘80s: The Best of MTV’s Ladies

    Apr 06, 2018 @ 7:30 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

    The WP Music Department presents
    I Want My ‘80s: The Best of MTV’s Ladies

    Special guests Chris Butler of The Waitresses, original MTV VJ Mark Goodman, and SiriusXM’s 1st Wave host Lori Majewski join WP student tribute band Sweet Dreams in a fundraising concert for WP music scholarships. Showcasing the work of  the best female artists of the early MTV years—from Madonna to the Pointer Sisters to Tina Turner, Grammy Award-winner (with Lady Gaga) Rob Fusari directs this celebration of the best in ‘80s music. Special video appearance by ABC’s Martin Fry.

    All proceeds benefit WP music scholarships.

    Admission: $25 General Public • $20 William Paterson faculty, staff, alumni, and senior citizens  • $10 Non-WP students • WP Students admitted free with ID


     

  • WP Brass Ensembles
    Apr 12, 2018 @ 8:00 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

    Enjoy an evening of chamber music as the ensembles perform the works of Nelhybel, Frackenpohl, Bach, Ewald, Susato, Gabrielli, and Gershwin.

    Admission:  FREE


     

  • WP Opera presents
    Dido and Aeneas

    Apr 13, 2018 @ 8:00 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

    WP Opera presents
    Dido and Aeneas
    Conducted by Lois Buesser
    Directed by WP music professor Christopher Herbert

    This is a fully staged production of Purcell's masterpiece about love and war, with baroque period string quartet and harpsichord.

    Admission: General Public $15 • WP community and senior citizens $10
    There is an additional performance of this event at 8:00pm on April 14, 2018.


     

  • WP Opera presents
    Dido and Aeneas

    Apr 14, 2018 @ 8:00 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

    WP Opera presents
    Dido and Aeneas
    Conducted by Lois Buesser
    Directed by WP music professor Christopher Herbert

    This is a fully staged production of Purcell's masterpiece about love and war, with baroque period string quartet and harpsichord.

    Admission: General Public $15 • WP community and senior citizens $10
    There is an additional performance of this event at 8:00pm on April 13, 2018.


     

  • WP Wind Ensemble
    Apr 26, 2018 @ 8:00 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

    WP Wind Ensemble
    Conducted by Dr. J. Craig Davis

    Music selections by Peter Jarvis, David Gillingham, Howard Hanson, and Alfred Reed.

    Admission:  FREE


     

  • The Spring Choral Concert
    PARTITION8Music of Solidarity & Convergence

    May 01, 2018 @ 7:30 PM
    Location: Shea Center for Performing Arts

    The WP Concert Choir, Chamber Choir, Women’s Chorus, and Men’s Chorus will perform the music of Brahms and Schubert, in addition to contemporary choral literature. WP alumna and horn player Erika Arango will perform as guest artist on this concert.

    Admission:  FREE