Tags: BYU School of Music

Synthesis Headlines BYU Essentially Ellington Regional Jazz Festival

The band will perform with guest soloists Jerome Jennings, John Reynolds and Derek Brown Synthesis, BYU’s premier big band, will close out the BYU Essentially Ellington Regional Jazz Festival on Feb. 16 with a de Jong Concert Hall performance featuring prominent guest artists. Each year the BYU School of Music hosts a workshop for high […]

BYU Choirs Join Together for Winter Choirfest on Feb. 12

500 singers come together to perform two choral classics The BYU School of Music’s four auditioned choirs — BYU Singers, BYU Concert Choir, Men’s Chorus and Women’s Chorus — will share the de Jong Concert Hall stage for their annual Winter Choirfest. The concert will feature both classical and contemporary choral pieces, including some new […]

12 May 2018
14 February 2018

BYU Philharmonic Premieres Student Composition Alongside Orchestral Giants

“Also Sprach Zarathustra,” “Suite from Mother Goose” and a new work composed by BYU student Austin Lopez will be performed by the BYU Philharmonic Orchestra The BYU Philharmonic, conducted by Kory Katseanes, will perform two famous works inspired by literature and a brand new piece composed by a current BYU student at a concert on […]

BYU presents “The Barber of Seville” for the first time as a main-stage production

This June, BYU’s School of Music presents Gioachino Rossini’s revered comic opera The Barber of Seville, for the first time as a main-stage production on BYU campus. Directed by School of Music professor Lawrence Vincent, the opera is Lawrence’s last production before his retirement after 20 years of teaching at BYU. “Rossini’s Il barbiere di […]