Events: Music Department

12/04/2015 - 8:00pm, 12/05/2015 - 8:00pm

Lehigh’s Director of Africana Studies and Professor of English, James Peterson, narrates Aaron Copland’s A Lincoln Portrait, in a concert commemorating the year 1865. Also on the program: Beethoven’s monumental Symphony No. 5. Eugene Albulescu, director.

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12/06/2015 - 4:00pm, 12/06/2015 - 8:00pm

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

02/12/2016 - 8:00pm

Past concerts have featured guest artists such as Jerry Liebman and Wayne Shorter as well as tributes to Miles Davis, Herbie Hancock and more. Bill Warfield, director.


Lehigh University Zoellner - NY Jazz Repertory Orchestra
02/20/2016 - 8:00pm

New York’s finest jazz and studio musicians assemble in Baker Hall for contemporary and traditional classics. Bill Warfield, director.


02/26/2016 - 8:00pm, 02/27/2016 - 8:00pm

Members perform concerto favorites with  the orchestra and join together for a stirring performance of the Academic Festival Overture by Brahms to commemorate Lehigh’s 150th year. Eugene Albulescu, director.

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Zoellner Arts Center The Branderson Duo
03/04/2016 - 8:00pm

The duo is a unique pairing:  trombonist David Peterson and harpist/composer Rachel Brandwein. This unusual musical combination features the East Coast premiere of a piece by Paul Salerni.


Lehigh University Zoellner - East Winds Quintet: Music For a Royal Dinner
03/06/2016 - 3:00pm

To commemorate Lehigh’s 150th, four alumni composers were commissioned to write works for the Quintet. These composers represent the creative spirit of Lehigh.


03/20/2016 - 3:00pm

Repertoire: Mozart and Beethoven, Violin Sonatas; Stravinsky, Duo Concertant; Pärt, Fratres; and Dvořák.


Lehigh University Zoellner - LU Choir, Dolce and Glee Club
04/01/2016 - 8:00pm, 04/02/2016 - 8:00pm

Actors, puppeteers, dancers and jesters join the musicians of Choral Arts in this imaginative tribute to the life of William Shakespeare and the glories of Elizabethan England. Fun for all ages. In collaboration with the Mock Turtle Marionettes and the Dept. of Theatre. Steven Sametz, artistic director; Sun Min Lee, associate director.

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04/16/2016 - 8:00pm

The group is joined by “elegant, powerful, stylish, expressive, shimmering…[Nicole Henry] whose stylized notes and impeccable phrasing make jazz tunes all her own.’’—The Morning Call  Bill Warfield, director.



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