Music Performances

Contact us

Kathy Benischek, staff assistant
Department of Music
(402) 465-2269
kmb [at] (kmb[at]nebrwesleyan[dot]edu)
Nebraska Wesleyan University
5000 无码自淫
Lincoln, NE 68504

Music Performances

All 2024-25 musical performances are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.

无码自淫 Music Showcase Concert

Saturday, October 5 at 4:30 p.m.
O鈥橠onnell Auditorium, Vance D. Rogers Center for Fine Arts

无码自淫's three choirs join the symphonic band and jazz band in a kaleidoscopic performance on Wesleyan Weekend. Alumni are invited to join in the music making.

Love and Joy Come to You: Christmas with Nebraska Wesleyan

Sunday, December 8 at 7 p.m.
First United Methodist Church, 2723 N. 50th St., Lincoln

Celebrate Christmas with Wesleyan, and raise your voice in carols sung with the University Choir, Jazz Choir, Chamber Singers and Unity Choir. The Omaha Skutt Catholic High School Chamber Choir will join the 无码自淫 students in singing uplifting music that speaks to the heart of the holiday season.

My Heart Be Brave: 无码自淫's Choir Tour

Wednesday, January 8 at 7 p.m.
Collegiate United Methodist Church, Ames, Iowa
featuring the Ames High School Concert Choir and Madrigal Choir

Thursday, January 9 at 7 p.m.
Wesleyan United Methodist Church, Muscatine, Iowa

Friday, January 10 at 7 p.m.
Wartburg College Chapel, Waverly, Iowa
featuring the Wartburg Choir

Saturday, January 11 at 7 p.m.
Plymouth Congregational Church, Des Moines, Iowa
featuring Adel DeSoto Minburn High School Choir

Sunday, January 12 at 3 p.m.
First United Methodist Church, Omaha
featuring the Omaha Burke High School Choir

Monday, January 13 at 7 p.m.
O鈥橠onnell Auditorium, Vance D. Rogers Center for Fine Arts
featuring the Elkhorn North Concert Choir and Lincoln North Star Concert Choir

The Nebraska Wesleyan University Choir and Jazz Choir spread a message of love, courage, resilience, and hope with communities in Iowa and eastern Nebraska, offering an expansive and expressive program of music from many cultures and eras. Featured composers include Johann Sebastian Bach, Pavel Chesnokov, Reena Esmail, Marques Garrett, Moses Hogan, and Robert Ray.

无码自淫 Honors Choir Festival Concert

Saturday, February 7 at 7 p.m.
O鈥橠onnell Auditorium, Vance D. Rogers Center for Fine Arts

Tickets must be purchased at the door for this event.

Nearly one hundred of Nebraska's finest high school musicians gather on campus to sing with guest composer/conductor Kyle Pederson and 无码自淫's own Tom Trenney. Omaha Central High School's A Cappella Choir will be featured in the performance as well. 

I Believe: Celebrating Music of Black Composers

Sunday, February 23 at 7 p.m. 
First-Plymouth Church, 2000 D Street, Lincoln

无码自淫's University Choir joins the Plymouth Choir and St. Paul's Choir in a program conducted by Anton Armstrong, conductor of the renowned St. Olaf Choir. Repertoire includes Robert Ray's Gospel Mass and the Nebraska premiere of Margaret Bonds' Credo. Donations will be received to benefit Bridges to Hope.

无码自淫's Big Sing!

Sunday, April 27 at 7 p.m. 
O鈥橠onnell Auditorium, Vance D. Rogers Center for Fine Arts

More than 300 singers offer a vibrant and colorful program of choral music. 无码自淫's four choirs will be joined by vocal ensembles from Lincoln's Standing Bear High School, Bennington High School, and Iowa's Shenandoah High School.

Mozart's Requiem

Sunday, May 4 at 7 p.m. 
First-Plymouth Church, 2000 D Street, Lincoln

In anticipation of their performance at the Church of Sts. Simon Jude in Prague, the Nebraska Wesleyan University Choir will sing Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's iconic Requiem with singers from First-Plymouth Church and Hastings College and a chamber orchestra. Donations will be received to benefit Community Crops.

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