Campus Events

A calendar of upcoming events at DePaul

Friday, February 2, 2018
Cliff Colnot, conductor The DePaul Concert Orchestra (formerly Chamber Orchestra) is designed to instill, first and foremost, a devotion to relentlessly excellent musicianship in all of its members. The ensemble involves the serious, in-depth study of a wide range of repertoire, standard and non-, from the 18th to the 21st Century. PROGRAM Claude Debussy (1862-1918) Petite Suite 14' (1986-1989) (including harp/guest) Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) Symphony No. 8 30' (1812)
Friday, February 2, 2018
PROGRAM Moritz Moszkowski (1854-1925)/arr. Carl Topilow Suite for 2 Violins and Orchestra, Op. 71 (1903) I. Movement I II. Movement II III. Movement III Ilya Kaler, violin Olga Dubossarskaya Kaler, violin Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67 (1808) I. Allegro con brio II. Andante con moto III. Scherzo: Allegro IV. Allegro
Saturday, February 3, 2018
Michael Lewanski, conductor Ensemble 20+ focuses on living composers' music and 20th century masterpieces. Comprised of 8-25 string, woodwind, brass, keyboard, and percussion players, the group rehearses, performs, and studies works from Stravinsky up to the present day. Works by student composers are also played and given workshops.
Saturday, February 3, 2018
PROGRAM Charles Ives/orch. William Schuman/Trans. William E. Rhoads (1874 - 1954) Variations on America (1903) Joseph Schwantner/Trans. Nikk Pilato (b. 1943) New Morning of the World: Daybreak of Freedom (1982) William Grant Still (1895 - 1978) The American Scene for Band (1957) I. Tomb of the Unknown Soldier II. New Orleans Street III. Berkshire Night IV. Tribal Dance Hale Smith (1925 - 2009) Abide with Me (1993)
Monday, February 5, 2018
PROGRAM Josef Mysliveček (1737-1781) Octet No. 2 in E flat major (ca. 1770) I. Allegro spiritoso II. Largo, sotto voce III. Rondo John Harbison (b. 1938) Music for Eighteen Winds (1986) George Frideric Handel (1685-1759) Music for the Royal Fireworks (1749) I. Overture: Adagio, Allegro, Lentement, Allegro
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
PROGRAM Claude Debussy (1862-1918) Petite Suite (1889) I. En bateau II. Cortège III. Menuet IV. Ballet Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) Symphony No. 8 in F Major (1812) I. Allegro vivace e con brio II. Allegretto scherzando III. Tempo di Menuetto IV. Allegro vivace
Saturday, February 10, 2018
Eric Esparza, conductor Michael McElvain, pianist​​ DePaul Chamber Choir, DePaul's most select choral ensemble, is a 45-voice ensemble, dedicated to the rehearsal and performance of challenging choral literature of all historical periods in a variety of languages. Chamber Choir has been invited to perform at choral conventions, most recently the American Choral Directors Association Central Division Convention. Eric Esparza, conductor Michael McElvain, pianist DePaul Concert Choir is a 70-voice group dedicated to developing the choral artistry of a wide variety of student singers with diverse and engaging repertoire. Concert Choir performs a wide variety of musical styles from the classics to spirituals and folk and world music. Performances are once or twice a quarter and often include combined performances with other choirs or the orchestra.