Concerts 2016|2017

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Scott Allen Jarrett, Director of Music
Justin Thomas Blackwell, Associate Director of Music
617.358.3395; musicmar@bu.edu

All concerts take place in the Nave of Marsh Chapel unless otherwise noted.

Ensembles at Marsh Chapel

Marsh Chapel Choir. Scott Allen Jarrett, conductor
Thurman Choir. Scott Allen Jarrett, conductor
Inner Strength Gospel Choir. Herbert S. Jones, Director
Lorelei Ensemble. Beth Willer, Founder and Artistic Director

For information about The Bach Experience and the Bach Cantata Series, click here.

Concerts

“Part and Parcel”

Saturday, October 1, 2016; 8:00 p.m. – Boston University Art Gallery (808 Commonwealth Avenue)
Sunday, October 2, 2016; 4:00 p.m. – Boston University Art Gallery (808 Commonwealth Avenue)
Program to include works by Hildegard von Bingen, Guillaume Du Fay, Kate Soper, Luciano Berio, and a world premiere by Jessica Meyer.
Lorelei Ensemble
Beth Willer, Founder and Artistic Director
Tickets: $15 Student/$30 General Admission

Family and Friends Weekend Concert

Saturday, October 22, 2016; 8:00 p.m.
JAMES KALLEMBACH The Most Sacred Body (2016) [Marsh Chapel Commission]
Marsh Chapel Choir and Collegium
Scott Allen Jarrett conducting
Free Admission

Inner Strength Gospel Choir Fall Concert

Friday, November 18, 2016; 7:30 p.m.
Inner Strength Gospel Choir
Herbert S. Jones, Director
Tickets go on sale in the George Sherman Union Link the week of the concert.
$8 in advance/$6 each for groups of 5+ in advance/$10 at the door

University Service of Christmas Lessons and Carols

Friday, December 9, 2016; 6:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 11, 2016; 11:00 a.m.
Marsh Chapel Choir
Boston University Seminary Singers (Rev. Chad William Kidd, Director)
Majestic Brass Quintet
Free Admission

Lorelei at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York)

Thursday, December 22, 2016 ~ 6:30 p.m. ~ Gallery 305, Medieval Sculpture Hall
Thursday, December 22, 2016 ~ 8:30 p.m. ~ Gallery 305, Medieval Sculpture Hall

GEORGE BENJAMIN Dream of the Song

Thursday, February 9, 2017 ~ 8:00 p.m. ~ Symphony Hall, Boston
Friday, February 10, 2017 ~ 8:00 p.m. ~ Symphony Hall, Boston
Saturday, February 11, 2017 ~ 8:00 p.m. ~ Symphony Hall, Boston
Thursday, March 2, 2017 ~ 8:00 p.m. ~ Carnegie Hall, New York
Lorelei Ensemble
Boston Symphony Orchestra
Andris Nelsons conducting
Tickets (Feb. 9/10/11)
Tickets (Mar. 2)

HANDEL Israel in Egypt

Saturday, March 18, 2017; 8:00 p.m.
Marsh Chapel Choir and Collegium
Scott Allen Jarrett conducting
General Admission: $10; free with any valid student ID

HAYDN The Seven Last Words of Christ

Good Friday, April 14, 2017; 12:00 noon – 3:00 p.m.
Marsh Chapel Choir and Collegium
Scott Allen Jarrett conducting
Free admission

Inner Strength Gospel Choir Spring Concert

Friday, April 21, 2017; 7:30 p.m.
Inner Strength Gospel Choir
Herbert S. Jones, Director
Tickets go on sale in the George Sherman Union Link the week of the concert.
$8 in advance/$6 each for groups of 5+ in advance/$10 at the door

“Witness” 

Saturday, June 10, 2017 ~ 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, June 11, 2017 ~ 4:00 p.m.
BYRD Mass for Three Voices
JAMES KALLEMBACH The Death of Antigone [World Premiere]
AUGUSTA READ THOMAS Water is Taught By Thirst [World Premiere]
SHAWN KIRCHNER [Untitled World Premiere]
JONATHAN WOODY Witness
Lorelei Ensemble
Beth Willer, Founder and Artistic Director
Tickets: $15 Student/$30 General Admission