Department of Music and Performing Arts presents Music at Moser

The University of St. Francis is proud to offer unique music and theater opportunities for fine-arts enthusiasts in Joliet and its surrounding communities. We invite you to join us at an upcoming event!

Purchase your tickets on line below or if you have questions, please call 800-735-7500. Tickets purchased online will be available the evening of the performance at WILL CALL. Please be sure to bring your emailed receipt with you to pick up your tickets.

Please note:There is open seating at all performances and reservations are strongly encouraged. In order to accommodate all Music at Moser fans, reserved tickets that are not picked up 15 minutes before the start of a show, may be released to walk-in guests.

Once you’ve made your reservations, click for directions to the university or a campus map. You can also click for more on the university’s various ensembles or to find out about academic programs in the Department of Music & Performing Arts. Thanks for your interest in the University of St. Francis and Music at Moser!

 

MUSIC AT MOSER SERIES

 

Event Name:  The Chicago Persian Music Ensemble presents “A Night of Persian Music”

Description:  Explore classical and folk music forms of Iran and the neighboring regions that share the same music tradition.  Concert will encompass compositional and improvisational techniques unique to non-Western musical culture. The ensemble will perform a selection of traditional vocal and instrumental pieces that are widely known for their poetic language and rich melodies.

Date:  Friday, September 25, 2015

Time:  7:30 p.m.

Location:  Sexton Auditorium

Admission:  Adults-$10, Alumni, Seniors and Non-USF Students-$7, USF Students and Staff-Free

 

Event Name:  “Professor as Performer”

Description:  USF’s music faculty members take the stage and perform choral and instrumental works.

Date:  Thursday, October 15, 2015

Time:  7:30 p.m.

Location:  Sexton Auditorium

Admission:  Free

 

Event Name:  Schola Antigua presents “The Night Watch – music for Vespers”

Date:  Friday, October 30, 2015

Time:  7:30 p.m.

Location:  St. Joseph Chapel

Admission:  Adults-$10, Alumni, Seniors and Non-USF Students-$7, USF Students and Staff-Free

 

Event Name:   “All My Sons” by Arthur Miller

Description: The tragic Post-World War II story about an “All American” family, the Kellers.  The father, Joe Keller, has been running a successful factory for decades. He makes a decision that will impact the future of his family and his business.  He allows his factory to ship faulty airplane cylinders to the U.S. Armed Forces. Over twenty American pilots die because of his decision.

Date:  Thursday, November 12th through Saturday, November 14th, 2015

Time:  7:30 p.m.

Location:  Turk Theater

Admission:  Adults-$10, Alumni, Seniors and Non-USF Students-$7, USF Students and Staff-Free

 

Event Name:  New Music Concert

Description:  USF music students present their original works.

Date:  Thursday, November 19, 2015

Time:  12:30 p.m.

Location:  Sexton Auditorium

Admission:  Free

 

Event Name:  Student Recital I

Description:  USF’s music students take the stage to show what they’ve been learning.

Date:  Thursday, November 19, 2015

Time:  7:30 p.m.

Location:  Sexton Auditorium

Admission:  Free

 

Event Name:  Vocal Jazz Ensemble:  The Swingin’ Saints

Description:  Candlelight cabaret in a lounge-like setting.

Date:  Friday, November 20, 2015

Time:  7:30 p.m.

Location:  San Damiano Hall

Admission by Donation

 

Event Name:  Student Recital II

Description:  USF’s music students take the stage to show what they’ve been learning.

Date:  Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Time:  7:30 p.m.

Location:  Sexton Auditorium

Admission:  Free

 

Event Name:  “In Solemn Stillness: Christmas at the Motherhouse”

Description: Join the University of St. Francis choirs: the Schola Cantorum, the Singing Saints, and the Concert Chorale for their annual Christmas concert, “In Solemn Stillness: Christmas at the Motherhouse.”  These USF ensembles will perform a variety of pieces for the season, including Gregorian Chant, traditional carols, and works by Lauridsen, Rutter, Ebeling, Poston, Warland, and others.

Date:  Friday, December 4 & Saturday, December 5, 2015

Time:  7:30 p.m.

Location:  St. Joseph Chapel (Motherhouse)

Admission:  Adults-$10, Alumni, Seniors and Non-USF Students-$7, USF Students and Staff-Free

 

Event Name:  The Joliet Symphony Orchestra presentsChristmas Classics”

Description:  The Joliet Symphony Orchestra celebrates the season.

Date:  Saturday, December 12 & Sunday, December 13, 2015

Time:  3:00 p.m.

Location:  Sexton Auditorium

Admission:  Adults-$10, Alumni, Seniors and Non-USF Students-$7, USF Students and Staff-Free