Sacred Heart University Instrumental Chamber
Ensembles performs music from classical,
contemporary, and popular styles. Join the Brass
Ensemble, Woodwind Ensemble, String Ensemble,
and Percussion Ensemble for an afternoon of
February 22, 2014 at 3pm
Sacred Heart University presents our sixth annual
Elements Concert. This unique performance
includes performances from all of our performing
arts areas including band, choir, dance and theatre.
Please join us for a wonderful display of our
Performing Arts Department.
Chamber Ensembles II
April 26, 2015 at 3pm
Once again, the Sacred Heart University Instrumental
Chamber Ensembles will perform a variety of music -
from classical, contemporary and popular styles. The
Brass, Woodwind, String and Percussion Ensemble
make this afternoon of music truly memorable.
Yes Virginia, There Is A Santa Claus!
December 7, 2014 at 2pm
Join the Sacred Heart Band as they present a swing-filled holiday
assortment of your holiday favorites!
Tell Me a Story
March 26, 2015 at 8pm
At its heart music tells us a story that words alone cannot. Join the
Sacred Heart Band in a musical tribute to the child in all of us.
May 2, 2014 at 7pm
From ballet to swing, polka to Broadway, we love to dance!
The Sacred Heart Band goes around the world in search of
the music that moves us!
Sacred Heart University Music Faculty Concert Series
The Joe Carter Trio Plays
the Music of Joao Donato Featuring guest artist
Duduka da Fonseca
October 22, 2014 at 7pm
The trio, led by Joe Carter, Director of
the Music Program at Sacred Heart
University, performs the music of pianist
Joao Donato, one of the architects of
the Bossa Nova style that developed in
Brazil in the late 1950s. Performing as
part of the trio is Duduka da Fonseca,
Grammy nominated drummer and
author, born in Rio de Janeiro and one of
the top practitioners of the Samba Jazz
style. Included in the trio is SHU faculty
member, Leco Reis, on acoustic bass.
Sacred Heart Brass Quintet
Fall Concert: November 21, 2014 at 7pm Spring Concert: May 8, 2015 at 7pm
Formed in 2013, the Sacred Heart University
Brass Quintet is a professional faculty ensemble
at SHU, comprised of seasoned professional
musicians who call Connecticut home. In
addition to teaching studio lessons they teach
and perform throughout the state in a variety of
ensembles. From Gershwin to Pachelbel to Vivaldi
to Sousa, a Sacred Heart Brass Quintet concert
will be a fun-filled concert experience for the
Andy Kolar Solo Percussion Recital
December 3, 2014 at 7pm
The Performing Arts Department is proud to
present Andy Kolar in a solo percussion recital
performing works for marimba, vibraphone and