Events: Music Department

09/30/2018 - 3:00pm

Recent and not so recent music inspired by two distinguished cultures: works by Puccini, Wolf, Valtinoni, Karchin and Salerni. Featured artists include Blair MacMillen, pianoforte; Marisa Karchin, soprano; Jessica Bowers, mezzosoprano; and the Dalí Quartet.  


Lehigh University Music Dept Website

10/19/2018 - 8:00pm, 10/20/2018 - 8:00pm

Schumann’s Symphony No. 4, Saint-Saëns’ Danse Macabre featuring Michael Jorgensen, and Bizet’s popular Carmen Suite. Eugene Albulescu, director.

BUY TICKETS   Fri concert 
BUY TICKETS   Sat concert

10/27/2018 - 8:00pm, 10/28/2018 - 4:00pm

Voices raised in celebration of the great melting pot of American music – composed by those born here or who came here–from Barbershop to Bernstein and more! Steven Sametz, artistic director; Sun Min Lee, associate director. Lehigh University Choral Arts website

BUY TICKETS  Sat concert
BUY TICKETS  Sun concert

11/03/2018 - 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.


12/01/2018 - 8:00pm

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


12/02/2018 - 3:00pm

The Wind Ensemble explores the varied musical styles of the year 1968. Program will include the Pulitzer Prize-winning Music for Prague 1968 by Karel Husa. David Diggs, director. 


12/07/2018 - 8:00pm, 12/08/2018 - 8:00pm

This popular annual concert highlights student soloists playing concerto movements with the orchestra followed by full orchestra. Repertoire: Bernstein’s Overture to Candide, Ravel’s Pavane pour une infante défunte and selections from DeFalla’s Three-Cornered Hat Suite. Eugene Albulescu, director.

BUY TICKETS   Fri concert 
BUY TICKETS  Sat concert

12/09/2018 - 4:00pm, 12/09/2018 - 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.

02/17/2019 - 3:00pm

Classic American jazz from Cole Porter to Stevie Wonder and more.  Bill Warfield, director.


03/02/2019 - 8:00pm

Premiere of a one-act dance opera by Paul Salerni based on a libretto by Dana Gioia, California’s Poet Laureate. Also included on the program is Salerni’s Daliance, five movements for string quartet and percussion with featured artists Michael Spencer Phillips, choreographer/dancer, the Dalí Quartet and Miles Salerni, percussion. 
Mature content warning: This performance contains adult language and situations.