Benjamin T. Rome School of Music
PERFORMANCE AT THE CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF AMERICA
Call 202-319-5416 for information about performances
**All events free and do not require tickets unless noted**
Spring 2015 Concerts and Productions:
NSO In Your Neighborhood January 12th, 7:30 p.m. The National Symphony Orchestra and its Music Director Christoph Eschenbach will present an all-Mozart concert in CUA’s Hartke Theatre honoring the Music School’s 50th Anniversary Celebratory Year. This program is free and open to the public. SOLD OUT
All Catholic High School Honor Band: To perform a concert with the Music School’s Wind Ensemble. Pryzbyla Center Great Room, Jan 24, 5:00 p.m.
32 Beethoven Piano Sonata Series by faculty and students. 8 Programs in Ward Recital Hall, one each per month of the academic year beginning January 20th. Continuing Feb.3, Mar. 3, Apr. 14. The recitals will be repeated at the Jordan Kitt’s Piano Showroom in Rockville, Md. and Fairfax, VA. January 20th (lecture then reception). A lecture will precede the January 20th event with a reception to follow the concert. See complete details here
Washington International Piano Series Special Guest, Steven Mayer: Piano Professor at the University of Colorado, Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015. Ward Recital Hall, 8:00 p.m.
Washington International Piano Series Master Class with Steven Mayer: Piano Professor at the University of Colorado, Friday, Feb. 6, 2015. Ward Recital Hall, 10am-12noon
Stations: Premiere performance of short string quartets by faculty/students/ alumni depicting the 14 Stations of the Cross. Devotional Service with Music. Friday, February 20, 7:30 p.m. Church of the Little Flower Bethesda, Maryland. Msgr. Peter Vaghi, Pastor and Celebrant.
All Catholic High School Honor Choir: Concert Hartke Theatre, Saturday, Feb. 28, 4:30 p.m.
CUA Symphony Orchestra: Music of Henryk Gorecki (CUA Honorary Degree Recipient, Feb. 28, 1995). March 1, 4 p.m. Church of the Little Flower, Bethesda, MD. Maestro Simeone Tartaglione, conductor.
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi, Hartke Theatre, Mar. 19 – 22. Tickets required.
Washington International Piano Series Special Guest: Jocelyn A. K. Swigger, Piano Professor and Coordinator of Keyboard Studies, Sunderman Conservatory, Gettysburg College, Thurs, Mar. 26, 2015. Ward Recital Hall, 8pm
“Sights and Sounds” Exhibit. Music School’s 50 Years in Sound, Pictures, & Publications. May Gallery, Mullen Library. March 22 – May 18.
50th Anniversary Gala Concert: Featuring CUA Symphony Orchestra and Choruses performing Rodeo by Aaron Copeland, selections from West Side Story by Lenoard Bernstein, Carmina Burana by Carl Orff, and Ut Sol, Ut Luna, by Matthew Yost, winner of the 50th Anniversary Composition Competition. The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Concert Hall, Sunday evening, April 12, 8 p.m. Tickets on sale March 8th.
Washington International Piano Series Special Guest: Brian Billion, 1st Prize Winner of the 1st Catholic University of America International Piano Competition. Thurs, Apr 23, 2015. Ward Recital Hall, 8pm.
Performances take place on the CUA campus, unless noted.
Events subject to change.
For information and directions, call: 202-319-5416.
To request accommodations for a disability, please contact Dominic Traino, production manager,
at (202) 319-5407 or firstname.lastname@example.org at least two weeks prior to the event.
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