2023-24 Cultural Events Series
2023 Faith, Reason, and World Affairs Symposium
“Creating the Visual Record”
Sept. 19-20, 2023
2023-24 Cultural Events
The Oslo Chamber Choir
7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 2 | Centrum, Knutson Campus Center
Founded in 1984, the Oslo Chamber Choir has gained international acclaim for its Norwegian folk music and classical repertoire. Join the guest artists for a reception in the atrium following the performance.
Justin Binek and Rosana Eckert Jazz Recital
7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 9 | Christiansen Recital Hall, Hvidsten Hall of Music
Internationally recognized jazz singer and pianist Justin Binek and renowned vocalist and songwriter Rosana Eckert unite for what will be an unforgettable, world-class evening of jazz music. The performers will also participate in Concordia's annual Jazz Festival.
7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 6 | Christiansen Recital Hall, Hvidsten Hall of Music
Dynamic, and innovative, high-energy chamber ensemble with a unique fusion of classical, jazz, hip-hop, and world music influences. The ensemble will also be guest clinicians for Concordia's annual High School Honor Band Festival.
Order your tickets starting Sept. 15!
Tickets are $22 for adult general admission and $10 for students under 18. Tickets are available online or by calling 218.299.4366.
A copy of the full brochure and schedules for the performing arts series, music ensemble, theatre art exhibit schedules, lecture series, and special events is available to download. If you'd like to receive a printed copy, please email email@example.com.
Considering Matthew Shepard: 25 Years Later
A multi-event project using music, performance, and spoken word to bring focus to prejudice and tolerance while engaging our campus and community in conversations on how to erase hate in the world while exploring the legacy of Matthew Shepard 25 years after his tragic death.
Theatre performance of “The Laramie Project”
8 p.m. Wednesday, April 24-Friday, April 26 | FFCT Mainstage Tickets: ConcordiaCollege.edu/Theatre
YourClassical Minnesota Public Radio presents “Bring The Sing”
7 p.m. Friday, April 26 | Centrum, Knutson Campus Center
Featuring music from the “Justice Choir Songbook,” conducted by Dr. Joseph K. Kemper, assistant professor of choral music, and Joseph Osowski, director of choirs, St. Michael-Albertville High School. Free and open to the public
Saturday, April 27 | (venue TBA) Free and open to the public
“Considering Matthew Shepard” Oratorio
2 p.m., Sunday, April 28 | Memorial Auditorium
Performed by The Concordia Choir, Chapel Choir, Kantorei, and faculty ensemble, conducted by Dr. Michael Culloton, director of choral activities, director of The Concordia Choir and the Paul J. and Eleanor Christiansen Chair in Choral Music
- 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1
- 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2
- 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3
- 6 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7
Tickets will be on sale starting at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24.
Concordia will host two authors in residence in March 2024. The Readings and Conversation with the authors and host John Ydstie '74 will take place at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 14, 2024.
For a list of music department events, visit ConcordiaCollege.edu/MusicCalendar where you'll find details on performances by our large ensembles as well as a full schedule and viewing information for guest artist recitals and master classes.