All programs are open to the public, free of charge, unless otherwise noted. Programs and dates are subject to change. Contact the Department of Music at 740-368-3700.

Fall 2018

Date and Time Concert Location
Aug. 25-26, 2018 Faculty/Guest Recital
Columbus Percussion Clinic
Jemison Auditorium,
Presser Hall, Kohn Choral Rehearsal Room
Sep. 23, 2018 at 3:15 p.m. Faculty/Guest Recital
Dr. Joe Musser, organ
Gray Chapel
Sep. 25, 2018 at noon Guest Speaker
“Q&A with OWU alum Lauren Spavelko”: Lauren Spavelko ’11, composer
Jemison Auditorium
Oct. 2, 2018 at noon Guest Speaker
“The New York Arts Program”: Curtis MacDonald
Jemison Auditorium
Oct. 16, 2018 at noon Faculty Guest Speaker
“Neuroscience Implications for Musical Brains: Music is Natural & Nurtured”: Dr. Richard Edwards
Jemison Auditorium
Oct. 23, 2018 at 8 p.m. Guest Recital: Flute Quartet
PANdemonium four-flute quartet
Jemison Auditorium
Oct. 28, 2018 at 3:15 p.m. Faculty Recital
Dr. Youmee Kim, piano
Jemison Auditorium
Oct. 30, 2018 at 8 p.m. Chamber Orchestra Concert
Conducted by Dr. Lucy Ginther
Gray Chapel
Nov. 2, 2018 at 8 p.m. Opera Scenes
“By Invitation Only: The Musical Party of the Year”: Rachel Ballitch, Abigail Courtright, Maria Deerwester, Fiona Hansen, Rose Jonesco, Jack Riter, Margeret Welsh, Austin Wood – student voice performers; Meg Linebaugh – guest artist
Jemison Auditorium
Nov. 4, 2018 at 3:15 p.m. Symphonic Wind Ensemble Concert
Conducted by Dr. Larry Griffin
Gray Chapel
Nov. 6, 2018 at noon Student Recital
Ni Dong, piano; Kathryn Lawson, oboe; Jasmine Spitzer, saxophone
Jemison Auditorium
Nov. 6, 2018 at 8 p.m. Park Avenue Jazz Ensemble Concert
Conducted by Kevin Turner
Gray Chapel
Nov. 8, 2018 at 8 p.m. Mu Phi Recital Jemison Auditorium
Nov. 11, 2018 at 7 p.m. Senior Recital
Rachel Ballitch, soprano
Jemison Auditorium
Nov. 27, 2018 at noon Student Recital
Composition students juries
Jemison Auditorium
Dec. 2, 2018 at 3:15 p.m. Choral Art Society Concert
Conducted by Dr. Jason Hiester
Gray Chapel
Dec. 3, 2018 at 7 p.m. Lessons and Carols Concert Gray Chapel

Spring 2019

Date and Time Concert Location
Jan. 19, 2019 at 7 p.m. 55th Annual OWU President’s High School Band Festival
Featuring high school musicians from around the region and Ohio Wesleyan’s Symphonic Wind Ensemble
Gray Chapel
Jan. 20, 2019 at 3:15 p.m. Faculty/Guest Recital
We Are Women: Dr. Jennifer Whitehead, soprano; Dr. Mariko Kaneda, piano; Ms. Carolyn Redman, mezzo soprano; Mr. Christopher Purdy, WOSU FM Classical 101 Radio, narrator
Jemison Auditorium
Mar. 3, 2019 at 3:15 p.m. Faculty/Guest Recital
Dr. Youmee Kim, piano
Jemison Auditorium
Mar. 10, 2019 at 3:15 p.m. Faculty/Guest Recital
Brass Trio: Dr. Larry Griffin, trumpet

Jemison Auditorium
Mar. 24, 2019 at 3:15 p.m. Symphonic Wind Ensemble Concert
Conducted by Dr. Larry Griffin
Gray Chapel
Mar. 26, 2019 at 8 p.m. Park Avenue Jazz Ensemble Concert
Conducted by Kevin Turner
Gray Chapel
Apr. 7, 2019 at 3:15 p.m. Choral Art Society Concert
Conducted by Dr. Jason Hiester
Gray Chapel
Apr. 9, 2019 at 8 p.m. Chamber Orchestra Concert
Conducted by Dr. Lucy Ginther
Gray Chapel