Music

Events and Concerts

February

Faculty Spotlight: Richard Carroll, organ
2/10/16 - 08:00 PM

As part of the Faculty Spotlight Series presented by the College of Performing Arts, Richard Carroll on reed organ is joined by pianist Marilyn Rabbai for a lecture/recital featuring rarely-heard music for harmonium, plus period music and transcriptions from the turn-of-the-century America. Contact the box office at 856-256-4545 for more information. Admission is FREE and open to the public.

Location: Boyd Recital Hall @ Wilson Hall

Rowan Jazz Festival Closing Concert
2/12/16 - 08:00 PM

Presented by the Rowan University Department of Music and the Maynard Ferguson Institute of Jazz Studies, the 46th annual festival concludes by welcoming back alumni musicians to perform as part of this special concert. The event ends a three-day, non-competitive festival (February 10 - 12) that hosts school bands from around the region for adjudication sessions, clinics, and performances. This daytime schedule in Wilson Hall includes one-hour jazz clinics at 11:45 am which are open to the public. Tickets for the evening concert are available online at rowan.tix.com. Call (856) 256-4545 for reservations and more information.

Location: Pfleeger Concert Hall @ Wilson Hall

Rowan Violin Day Recital
2/13/16 - 04:30 PM

As part of the Department of Music's VIOLIN DAY, a FREE recital will feature faculty member Timothy Schwarz and Kurt Nikkanen (Concertmaster of New York City Ballet) on violin, accompanied by pianist Maria Asteriadou. The program includes works by Debussy, Prokofiev, and Schubert.

Location: Boyd Recital Hall @ Wilson Hall

Rader Presenting Series: Cory Band
2/20/16 - 02:00 PM

The 2016 Marie Rader Presenting Series welcomes the winners of the 2015 National Brass Band Championships of Great Britain. Cory Band, which hails from Wales, presents a diverse blend of music from United Kingdom, Ireland and beyond. For tickets, visit rowan.tix.com

Location: Pfleeger Concert Hall @ Wilson Hall

U.S. Navy Band's Concert Band
2/20/16 - 07:30 PM

Hosted by the College of Performing Arts, the Concert Band is the United States Navy's premier wind ensemble, featuring 56 performers on a range of instruments presenting a program of marches, symphonic selections, patriotic works, and popular favorites. Tickets are FREE but much be obtained or reserved in advance. There is a limit of 6 tickets per person. Call 856-256-4545 or email arts@rowan.edu.

Location: Pfleeger Concert Hall @ Wilson Hall

Rowan University Orchestra
2/23/16 - 08:00 PM

Under the direction of Salvatore Scarpa, the Orchestra presents an evening of diverse works. General admission tickets are $10; and $5 for seniors, non-Rowan students, staff, alumni. Rowan students are admitted FREE with valid ID. Contact the box office at 856-256-4545 for more information.

Location: Pfleeger Concert Hall @ Wilson Hall

Rowan University Concert Band
2/25/16 - 08:00 PM

Under the direction of Joseph Higgins, the Concert Band offers its first concert of the semester featuring classic works for band by John Philip Sousa, Robert Jager and Gordon Jacob, along with Steven Bryant's "Dusk" and Jonathan Newman's pop-inspired "Single."General admission tickets are $10; and $5 for seniors, non-Rowan students, staff, alumni. Rowan students are admitted FREE with valid ID. Contact the box office at 856-256-4545 for more information.

Location: Pfleeger Concert Hall @ Wilson Hall

Theatre & Dance: THE WOMEN
2/25/16 - 08:00 PM

The Department of Theatre & Dance offers a bold new staging of Clare Booth Luce's comic masterpiece that parodies society's expectations of women. Admission is $15, general; and $10, seniors/non-Rowan students/staff/alumni/military. Rowan students are admitted FREE with valid ID. Call the box office at 856-256-4545 or visit rowan.tix.com. Co-produced with EgoPo Classic Theatre.

Location: Tohill Theatre @ Bunce Hall

Theatre & Dance: THE WOMEN
2/26/16 - 08:00 PM

The Department of Theatre & Dance offers a bold new staging of Clare Booth Luce's comic masterpiece that parodies society's expectations of women. Admission is $15, general; and $10, seniors/non-Rowan students/staff/alumni/military. Rowan students are admitted FREE with valid ID. Call the box office at 856-256-4545 or visit rowan.tix.com. Co-produced with EgoPo Classic Theatre.

Location: Tohill Theatre @ Bunce Hall

Theatre & Dance: THE WOMEN
2/27/16 - 03:00 PM

The Department of Theatre & Dance offers a bold new staging of Clare Booth Luce's comic masterpiece that parodies society's expectations of women. Admission is $15, general; and $10, seniors/non-Rowan students/staff/alumni/military. Rowan students are admitted FREE with valid ID. Call the box office at 856-256-4545 or visit rowan.tix.com. Co-produced with EgoPo Classic Theatre.

Location: Tohill Theatre @ Bunce Hall

Rowan Viola Day Recital
2/27/16 - 04:30 PM

As part of the Department of Music's VIOLA DAY, a FREE recital will feature internationally-acclaimed musician Nokuthula Ngwenyama on viola, with faculty member Timothy Schwarz on violin.

Location: Boyd Recital Hall @ Wilson Hall

Theatre & Dance: THE WOMEN
2/27/16 - 08:00 PM

The Department of Theatre & Dance offers a bold new staging of Clare Booth Luce's comic masterpiece that parodies society's expectations of women. Admission is $15, general; and $10, seniors/non-Rowan students/staff/alumni/military. Rowan students are admitted FREE with valid ID. Call the box office at 856-256-4545 or visit rowan.tix.com. Co-produced with EgoPo Classic Theatre.

Location: Tohill Theatre @ Bunce Hall

Theatre & Dance: THE WOMEN
2/28/16 - 03:00 PM

The Department of Theatre & Dance offers a bold new staging of Clare Booth Luce's comic masterpiece that parodies society's expectations of women. Admission is $15, general; and $10, seniors/non-Rowan students/staff/alumni/military. Rowan students are admitted FREE with valid ID. Call the box office at 856-256-4545 or visit rowan.tix.com. Co-produced with EgoPo Classic Theatre.

Location: Tohill Theatre @ Bunce Hall

Rowan Percussion Ensemble
2/29/16 - 08:00 PM

Under the direction of Dean Witten, who performs as well, this concert features alumnus Greg Giannascoli as soloist with the Rowan Marimba Band on Gershwin favorites, plus the Marimba Band performing arrangements by Clair Omar Musser recreating highlights from his historic 1935 Carnegie Hall concert. General admission tickets are $10; and $5 for seniors, non-Rowan students, staff, alumni. Rowan students are admitted FREE with valid ID. Contact the box office at 856-256-4545 for more information.

Location: Pfleeger Concert Hall @ Wilson Hall

March

Small Jazz Ensembles
3/1/16 - 08:00 PM

The Department of Music presents this concert featuring a variety of student groups performing in one exciting evening of classic and contemporary jazz, under the direction of jazz faculty. Admission is free and open to the public.

Location: Boyd Recital Hall @ Wilson Hall