The Butler University School of Music will present more than two dozen performances during the spring 2016 semester, all open to the public and most of them free.

windensemble0215 008Tickets for the Butler Opera Theatre production of The Pirates of Penzance (April 8-10) and the Music at Butler Series will go on sale January 8 at the Clowes Memorial Hall box office, online through ticketmaster.com and butler.edu/events, and by phone at 800-982-2787.

A list of all events, dates, times, and locations follows.

MUSIC AT BUTLER SERIES

Showcasing the School of Music’s major ensembles. Events are ticketed unless otherwise indicated. Tickets are $10, $5 for students (18 and under, or with Butler ID) and seniors (55 and over), free with a Butler ID.

Saturday, February 20, 7:30 PM, Butler Symphony Orchestra with Chorale, Choir, Women’s Chorus, Schrott Center for the Arts

Sunday, February 21, 3:00 PM, Wind Ensemble, Schrott Center for the Arts

Friday, April 22, 7:30 PM, Wind Ensemble, Schrott Center for the Arts

Saturday, April 23, 7:30 PM, Choral Concert, Schrott Center for the Arts

NEIGHBORHOOD CONCERT SERIES

Featuring a broad selection of music and ensembles. Concerts are free to all. No tickets required.

Thursday, February 18, 7:00 PM, JCA Composers Orchestra, Schrott Center for the Arts

Thursday, February 25, 7:00 PM, Percussion Ensemble, Schrott Center for the Arts

Wednesday, March 23, 7:30 PM, Chamber Singers, Eidson-Duckwall Recital Hall

Thursday, March 24, 7:30 PM, JCA Composers Orchestra, Eidson-Duckwall Recital Hall

Thursday, April 21, 7:00 PM, Jazz Combos, Schrott Center for the Arts

DUCKWALL ARTIST SERIES

Intimate recitals with School of Music faculty and guest artists. Performances are free to all and located in Eidson-Duckwall Recital Hall. No tickets required.

Tuesday, January 26, 7:30 PM, Guest Artists Four on the Floor

Tuesday, February 2, 7:30 PM, Thomas Gerber, harpsichord

Tuesday, February 16, 7:30 PM, Percussion Faculty

Tuesday, February 23, 7:30 PM, Kate Boyd, piano

Tuesday, March 1, 7:30 PM, Heidi Radtke and friends, saxophone

Tuesday, March 15, 7:30 PM, Guest Artist Alena Lugovkina, flute

Tuesday, March 22, 7:30 PM, Larry Shapiro, violin

Tuesday, March 29, 7:30 PM, Brass Faculty

PIANO AT BUTLER SERIES

Recitals and master classes by guest pianists from around the world. Events are free to all and located in Eidson-Duckwall Recital Hall. No tickets required.

Saturday, January 16, 10:00 AM High School Master Class with Kate Boyd

Tuesday, February 23, 7:30 PM, Kate Boyd

Wednesday, April 6, 7:30 PM Jocelyn Swigger recital

Thursday, April 7, 2:00 PM, Master Class with Jocelyn Swigger

BUTLER OPERA THEATRE

Butler Opera Theater presents fully staged, full-length productions of music theatre in its varied forms: opera, musical theatre, cabaret and review. Tickets are $15, $10 for seniors, and $7.50 for students (18 and under, or with Butler ID).

The Pirates of Penzance, Friday, April 8, 7:30 PM; Saturday, April 9, 7:30 PM; Sunday, April 10, 3:00 PM, at Shortridge High School.

For more information, visit butler.edu/events.

 

Media contact:
Marc Allan
mallan@butler.edu
317-940-9822

 

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