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Opera workshop comes to music department

Friday, April 8, 2016

The music department offered an opera workshop this semester focused on bringing new life to the art form in Cincinnati. Professors Thom Dreeze and Matthew Umphreys lead a class of seven music and nonmusic majors through several movements of Mozart’s “Così fan tutte.” The workshop culminates with a free performance of “Così” and is the department’s way of bringing opera performance to Xavier students.

Sound Advice: Fred Hersch

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Hersch’s return to Cincinnati for a 3 p.m. solo concert Sunday, part of Xavier University’s Jazz/Swing Series, is more than just a chance to witness a hometown boy done good; it’s a chance to witness one of Jazz music’s modern greats in peak form.

First: Win Grammy for 'Birdman' score. Next: Play Cincy.

Tuesday, March 8, 2016

When Antonio Sanchez won a Grammy last month for his score to the film "Birdman," it was vindication for the jazz musician, who introduces a special screening of the film Saturday night at Esquire Theatre and performs in concert Sunday at Xavier University.

'Birdman's' Antonio Sanchez comes to Cincinnati

Wednesday, March 2, 2016

Xavier Music Series will cater to fans of 2015 Oscar winner “Birdman: Or the Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance” for its next concert with the arrival of Antonio Sánchez.

Upcoming Events

  • Women's Chorus High School Invitational

    Saturday, September 24
    10:00 AM - 10:00 PM

  • XU Concert Choir w/ CCM

    Sunday, October 2
    4:00 PM

  • Fall Choral Concert

    Friday, October 14
    8:00 PM

  • Fall Student Recitals I

    Saturday, October 15
    2:00 PM

  • Fall Student Recitals II

    Sunday, October 23
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    Monday, October 24
    7:30 PM

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    Tuesday, October 25
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  • XU Symphonic Wind Ensemble Fall Concert

    Thursday, October 27
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  • Fall Student Recitals III

    Friday, October 28
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