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Julie Fowlis Brings Gaelic Traditions to BYU in BRAVO! Concert

Audiences will enjoy an evening of ‘Music of the Scottish Isles’ You might recognize her voice from the soundtrack of the Pixar film “Brave” in the songs “Touch the Sky” and “Into the Open Air,” but sharing her talents with Disney is only one way Fowlis shares her Gaelic tradition with national audiences. Fowlis brings […]

Groundbreaking Vocal Ensemble to Perform BYU Commissioned Piece

This will be the inaugural performance of the piece at BYU The Grammy Award-winning vocal ensemble brings a wide variety of music to BYU’s stage on Sept. 28. A great introduction to the group can be found in NPR’s video: “Roomful of Teeth: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert.” Among their difficult repertoire they will perform, […]

The Air Force Academy Winds to Perform at Brigham Young University

The United States Air Force Academy Band, Academy Winds, will perform at BYU at a special concert sponsored by the BYU School of Music. Academy Winds, a six-member woodwind and percussion group, superbly supports the Air Force Academy Band’s missions of community relations, educational outreach, and Air Force recruiting. The members of Academy Winds have […]

Jazz Ensembles Perform as Part of Showcase Series

The ensembles give a sample of what to expect in the coming year. BYU’s premier jazz ensembles take to the de Jong Concert Hall stage in Fall semester’s BYU Jazz Showcase on Sept. 27. The concert will highlight Synthesis, Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Voices, Jazz Legacy Dixieland Band and Jazz Lab Band. The ensembles are directed […]

Grammy Award-Winning Vocal Ensemble to Perform at BYU

The imaginative and dynamic group comes to the Pardoe Theatre Sept. 28 The ground-breaking ensemble “Roomful of Teeth” brings its mission to “mine the expressive potential of the human voice” as part of BYU’s BRAVO! Professional Performing Arts Series. First formed in 2009, the eight-voice ensemble works with masters of non-classical traditions from all over […]

BYU School of Music Presents Instrumental Showcase

The concert debuts the upcoming year’s instrumental ensembles The School of Music presents their premier instrumental ensembles on Sept. 26 during the annual Instrumental Showcase concert. The concert will include the top two full orchestras: BYU Philharmonic and Symphony Orchestras, as well as the top two bands: Wind Symphony and Symphonic Band directed by conductors […]

The Classical Greek Theatre Festival Presents ‘ION’ Sept. 25

The festival makes its annual return to perform at BYU. The Westminster College Classical Greek Theatre Festival will perform the tragicomedy “ION” by Euripides on Monday Sept. 25 at 5 p.m. with a free pre-performance lecture at 4 p.m. in the de Jong Concert Hall in the Harris Fine Arts Center. The lesser known play […]

BYU Choirs to Present Showcase on Oct. 3

600 choral members will join together to present a night of vocal repertoire The four audition choirs will perform their annual fall Choir Showcase featuring classical, contemporary and sacred choral works on Oct. 3, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in the de Jong Concert Hall. The showcase will feature the BYU Singers, Concert Choir, Men’s Chorus […]

Department of Dance Kicks Off Fall Semester With BYU DANCE in Concert Performances

Once a year concert to feature five groups presenting dance styles from Ballroom to World Dance to CDT. The BYU Department of Dance will take the stage this September opening their season with four BYU DANCE in Concert performances. This is a once a year opportunity where all five performing groups join together to produce one […]