Events: Music Department

09/30/2017 - 8:00pm, 10/01/2017 - 3:00pm

Boston composers, performers and poet David Ferry visit Lehigh University for concerts in conjunction with the Music Department. Works by Salerni, Heiss and Karchin with Stephen Drury’s acclaimed performance of Charles Ives’ Concord Sonata. The public is invited to the festival’s open rehearsals, readings and symposia. 

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 LU Music Dept website

10/22/2017 - 3:00pm

This recital features an all French program including Milhaud’s Suite for Clarinet, Violin and Piano, Debussy’s Rhapsodie and Olivier Messiaen’s Quartet for the End of Time with trio members Inna Eyzerovich, violin; Martha Schrempel, piano; and cellist David Moulton.

Supported in part by the Klees Family Instrumental Ensemble Endowment Fund.


10/27/2017 - 8:00pm, 10/28/2017 - 8:00pm

Lehigh University's Choral Arts celebrates England’s fabled history with the music of Purcell, Parry and Britten. Steven Sametz, artistic director; Sun Min Lee, associate director. Lehigh University Choral Arts website

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11/04/2017 - 8:00pm

Lehigh students, jazz faculty and local professional musicians perform contemporary big band jazz and funk from Fletcher Henderson to Thad Jones. Bill Warfield, director.


11/19/2017 - 3:00pm

The Wind Ensemble explores the word ‘signature’: from meter signatures to key signatures and signature works of wind band composers. David Diggs, director. 


12/02/2017 - 8:00pm

The ensembles perform contemporary and traditional jazz. Bill Warfield, director.


12/08/2017 - 8:00pm, 12/09/2017 - 8:00pm

The Lehigh University Philharmonic performs Adams electric work as well as Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 4 with soloist Jerome Lowenthal and Rachmaninov’s lush Symphony No. 2. Eugene Albulescu, director.

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12/10/2017 - 4:00pm, 12/10/2017 - 8:00pm

Lehigh University Choral Arts presents its annual Christmas gift to the community. Steven Sametz, director; Sun Min Lee, associate director.  Early arrival suggested.

02/10/2018 - 8:00pm

A celebration of ragtime from Joplin to Stravinsky, featuring Lehigh University music faculty, joined by members of the orchestra and musicians from the Pennsylvania Jazz Society. Bill Warfield, director.


02/18/2018 - 3:00pm

The Lehigh University Jazz Faculty performs classics from the Great American Songbook, from Richard Rodgers to Stevie Wonder. Bill Warfield, director.