Music at Moser

Welcome, and thank you for supporting Music at Moser! The University of St. Francis Department of Music and Performing Arts is proud to offer exciting music and theater performances to the Joliet and Will County communities.

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Paul Laprade
Department Chair
Director, Choral Ensembles

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Lev Ivanov
Director, Orchestra

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Jacob Slocum
Director, Jazz Band

Music at Moser Events

Jiafeng Yan, pianist: “An Intrepid Journey”
Friday, March 3, 2023 – 7 p.m.
Dr. JiaFeng Yan, adjunct professor of piano at USF, brings us through a journey of passionate and exciting works for solo piano by Beethoven, Chopin and others.

Cate Hummel, flautist: “Modern Masters, Hidden Gems”
Friday, March 24, 2023 – 7 p.m.
Dr. Cate Hummel, adjunct professor of flute at USF, performs masterworks for the flute by Part, Ibert, Jolivert, Poulenc and others. These hidden gems are not to be missed!

Kelly Campos: “Fiftyleven Things to Say”
Friday, March 31, 2023 – 7 P.M.
Kelly Campos is a singer, poet, storyteller, and more. Listen to her bring African-American culture and all of humanity to life in a deeply touching presentation. You might even end up singing along! Free admission—no charge for this performance! Co-sponsored by Music at Moser and USF’s Office of Institutional Diversity.

Joliet Symphony Orchestra: “A Conversation about Us”
featuring guest soloist, Dr. Jiafeng Yan, pianist
Saturday, April 22 and Sunday, April 23, 2023 – 7 p.m.
Join Dr. Lev Ivanov and the JSO in several challenging and exciting works about “us.” Music by Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, Florence Price, José Elisando, and a special performance of Camille Saint-Saens’ remarkable Piano Concerto.

Claritas Master Chorale and Schola Cantorum:
“Music about Music: A Conversation about Music”
Friday, April 28, 2023 – 7:30 p.m.
Music by Brahms, Nygard, Kesselman, Laprade, Wonder and others…about music

All performances are complimentary for students and staff with ID.

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Ticket Information

Prices are the same for all performances unless noted otherwise in the event listing:

  • $5 for children, alumni, non-USF students, and seniors
  • $10 for adults 
  • All performances complimentary for students and staff with ID
  • Click here to conveniently purchase tickets online!
  • Reserve tickets via email or phone. Contact Kristi Macek at or 815-740-3367. If prompted to leave a message, please leave your name, phone number and desired number of tickets. Your order will be confirmed by the Department of Music and Performing Arts.
  • Purchase tickets at the door. Walk-ins are welcome, but performances often sell out. Ticket availability cannot be guaranteed. If you want to ensure you get a seat, please make reservations by purchasing your tickets in advance.
  • IMPORTANT NOTE: reserved tickets not picked up 15 minutes before the start of the program may be released to walk-in guests.

For all other information during normal business hours, call Kristi Macek at 815-740-3367.