Music Events

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Concerto Night - A Classical Journey

Feb 11th


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Directed by: Cheung Chau

Performed by: UVU Symphony Orchestra

Location: Feb 11th, Sorensen Center Ragan Theater

Helping talented young musicians perform is the heart of what we do. Once again thrill to our annual concerto competition, featuring accomplished student soloists from our Department of Music.

Valentine's Day at the Rainbow Room

Feb 13th


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Directed by: Alex Heitlinger

Performed by: UVU Jazz Ensembles

Location: Feb 13th, Sorensen Center Centre Stage

Swing back in time to the Big Band era and dance the night away. Feast, with your sweetheart, on a delicious dinner, then romance together to the golden age tunes. If you and your sweetheart would just prefer to dance, indulge in our decadent dessert buffet. With special appearances by members of the UVU Ballroom Dance Company, this will be an event to remember.

Give Us This Day

Feb 17th


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Directed by: Thomas Keck

Performed by: UVU Wind Symphony

Location: Feb 17th, Sorensen Center Ragan Theater

Love is in the air as the Wind Symphony performs Michael Torke's The Kiss, Vincent Persichetti's Symphony #6, and David Maslanka's powerful short symphony Give Us This Day.

Solo Marimba from Bach to the 21st Century

Feb 23rd


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Directed by: Doug Smith

Performed by: Marimba Recital

Location: Feb 23rd, Gunther Technology: GT 507

Join us for an evening of student solos featuring the warmth and clarity of our world-class Marimba. ' Whether your tastes favor the beauty of tonal music or the innovations of the avant-garde, we are prepared to satisfy your palette.

Oh Canada

Mar 1st


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Directed by: Doug Smith

Performed by: UVU Department of Music

Location: Mar 1st, Sorensen Center Centre Stage

Leonard Cohen, Joni Mitchell, Celine Dion, Rufus Wainwright, Tegan and Sara, Drake, Avril Lavigne, Nelly Furtado, Bryan Adams, Alanis Morissette, Michael Buble, K.D. Lang, & Justin Bieber'All CANADIAN! UVU's Commercial Music Area presents an All-Star line up of Students & Professors paying tribute to Canada's Billion Dollar Music Industry. With table seating and light h'orderves in UVU's Centre Stage, this is a posh night out not to be missed!

Jazz Then and Now

Mar 24th


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Directed by: Alex Heitlinger

Performed by: UVU Jazz Ensembles

Location: Mar 24th, Sorensen Center Grande Ballroom

Remember when you'd visit the neighborhood record store and you'd pick out a new gem, or two? Click your fingers and tap your toes while our Ensembles re-imagine those gems from music icons like Duke Ellington, Glenn Miller, and Tommy Dorsey. After all, 'it don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing!' wrote Duke Ellington.

March Madness

Mar 28th


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Directed by: Thomas Keck

Performed by: UVU Wind Symphony

Location: Mar 28th, Sorensen Center Grande Ballroom

Keep time with the Wind Symphony as they perform a breadth of marches from throughout music history and places around the world. Yes, there may even be some madness for the audience, as well.

Lovers, Losers and Libertines

Apr 1st - Apr 2nd


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Directed by: Marc Reynolds

Performed by: UVU Opera

Location: Apr 1st - Apr 2nd, Sorensen Center Ragan Theater

Enjoy fantastic opera, operetta, and musical theatre favorites on a stage chock full of lovers, losers and libertines. Please share with us the lovely bits and all of the lively bits, too! Very shortly, thereafter, you'll know why it's opera we love.

Percussive Fireworks

Apr 11th


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Directed by: Doug Smith

Performed by: Percussion UVU

Location: Apr 11th, Sorensen Center Centre Stage

We love the flashy, explosive pieces and get a thrill in exploring this exciting body of music with audiences ready to let go of daily routines and enjoy some percussive fireworks.

How Sweet The Sound

Apr 14th


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Directed by: Reed Criddle

Performed by: UVU Chamber Choir

Location: Apr 14th, St. Francis of Assisi Cathedral, Orem

The UVU Chamber Choir invites exceptional choirs from local high schools to share the stage in an evening of sacred contemplations and uplifting choral music. Participate, listen, enjoy and be joyful.

Reflections

Apr 19th


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Directed by: Reed Criddle and Cherilyn Worthen

Performed by: Men's Choir and Women's Choir

Location: Apr 19th, NuSkin Innovation Center Atrium, Provo

Two of our choirs combine to create gorgeous and elegant harmonies from the Renaissance masterpieces to modern era works. You will appreciate their passion and their purity of sound, which will please the most discerning of fans.

A Romantic Encounter

Apr 21st


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Directed by: Cheung Chau

Performed by: UVU Symphony Orchestra

Location: Apr 21st, Sorensen Center Grande Ballroom

With romance in the air, our Symphony completes another season with a nod to Romantic composers. The Classical composers established firm rules and musical boundaries, which the Romantics, then, mercilessly smashed. Never has smashing rules sounded so great!