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Saturday, July 14, 2018 7:30 pm - 7:30 pm EDT (GMT -04:00)

The Promise of Living: University Choir

Music has long been a constant companion to many aspects of the human condition. It can invite people to dance or offer comfort in times of distress; it can be used in reverence of God, or offer commentary on life’s great joys and tribulations.

Thursday, July 19, 2018 7:30 pm - 7:30 pm EDT (GMT -04:00)

Beautiful Wanderings: orchestra@uwaterloo

The music for this concert is a collection of enchanting and beautiful compositions from all over Europe and England. The incomparable Beethoven wakes us to the evils of politics, dishonesty, and murder in his dramatic overture to Coriolan. A fitting overture for an election year...

Sunday, July 22, 2018 7:30 pm - 7:30 pm EDT (GMT -04:00)

Instrumental Chamber Ensemble Concert

There could not be a more delightful way to spend a summer evening.  Three different chamber groups of talented students will perform classical music in the Conrad Grebel Chapel.   

Friday, November 23, 2018 7:30 pm - 7:30 pm EST (GMT -05:00)

Balinese Gamelan Ensemble Concert: From the Middle Ages to Today

Gamelan is the traditional ensemble music of Java and Bali in Indonesia, made up predominantly of percussive instruments.  It is taught without notation, which means the students have to memorize their parts.  Directed by artist-in-residence I Dewa Made Suparta, the group plays both traditional Balinese music and modern compositions.

Saturday, November 24, 2018 7:30 pm - 7:30 pm EST (GMT -05:00)

Musik's Empire: University Choir Concert

While the term “empire” has come to have strong political connotations, an archaic use of the word simply means to hold absolute power over something or someone. Few who listen to or participate in music could deny its empire!

Sunday, December 2, 2018 2:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST (GMT -05:00)

Jazz United: Jazz Ensemble Concert

The UWaterloo Jazz Ensemble consists of approximately 20 jazz aficionados playing standard and non-standard jazz instruments.  Directed by Michael Wood, this ensemble will play a wide selection of popular jazz music.  this concert will feature the music of Sonny Rollins, Ralph Towner, Joe Sealy, Leonard Bernstein and Rodgers & Hart.