2017–18 Events

Sep | Oct | Nov | Dec | Jan | Feb | Mar | Apr | May | Jun | Jul | Aug

Events will be added as they are scheduled.

Parking in
Miller Auditorium
Monday - Thursday: Metered only until 8 p.m. ($0.25 per 10 min.)
Friday - Sunday: Free in any space starting at 4 p.m. Friday

September

Bullock Performance Institute: PEN Trio
Wednesday, Sept. 13, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
view program

Faculty Recital: Carl Ratner, Baritone
Sunday, Sept. 17, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
view program

Best of MAT
Monday, Sept. 18, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
view program

Bullock Performance Institute: Jeremy Wilson, Trombone
Wednesday, Sept. 20, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
purchase tickets | view program

Guest Artist Recital: Hofeldt-Phillips Trio
Saturday, Sept. 30, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
view program

 

October

Bullock Performance Institute: Capitol Quartet
Wednesday, Oct. 4, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
purchase tickets | view program

Jazz Masters Series: MOSS (vocal ensemble) with Keith Ganz, Guitar
Thursday, Oct. 5, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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Guest Artist Recital: University of Michigan Performing Arts Technology
Friday, Oct. 6, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
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University Symphony Orchestra with 2017 Stulberg Silver Medalist Winner Qing Yu Chen, Violin
Sunday, Oct. 8, 3 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free
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Guest Artist Recital: Brad Edwards, Trombone
Monday, Oct. 9, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
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University Jazz Lab Band
Tuesday, Oct. 10, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
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Bullock Performance Institute: Birds on a Wire
Wednesday, Oct. 11, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
purchase tickets | view program

Student Composers I
Thursday, Oct. 12, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
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Guest Artist Recital: Prism Quartet
Saturday, Oct. 14, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
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University Symphonic Band
Sunday, Oct. 15, 3 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free
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University Concert Band
Monday, Oct. 16, 7:30 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free
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Bullock Performance Institute: Amy Porter, Flute
Wednesday, Oct. 18, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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Guest Artist Recital: Wisconsin Brass Quintet
Thursday, Oct. 19, 5 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
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Guest Artist Recital: Oakland University Guitar Ensemble
Friday, Oct. 20, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
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Choral Showcase: University Chorale, Cantus Femina, Collegiate Singers
Sunday, Oct. 22, 3 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
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Alumni Recital: Ema Katrovas, Soprano
Tuesday, Oct. 24, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
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Bullock Performance Institute: Øystein Baadsvik, Tuba
Wednesday, Oct. 25, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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Guest Artist Recital: Matthew Hill, Piano
Thursday, Oct. 26, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
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Guest Artist Recital: Josh Nelson, Jazz Piano
Sunday, Oct. 29, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
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November

Bullock Performance Institute: Western Winds
Wednesday, Nov. 1, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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Guest Artist Recital: Christopher Hutton, Cello
Thursday, Nov. 2, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
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Gold Company Sneak Preview
Friday, Nov. 3, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
purchase tickets | view program

Bronco Marching Band
Sunday, Nov. 5, 3 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Charge
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Opera: "Trial by Jury" and "An Embarrassing Position"
Friday, Nov. 10, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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Opera: "Trial by Jury" and "An Embarrassing Position"
Saturday, Nov. 11, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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University Symphony Orchestra
Sunday, Nov. 12, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
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Electroacoustic Surround Sound Concert
Monday, Nov. 13, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
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Guest Artist Recital: Dafnis Prieto Sextet
Tuesday, Nov. 14, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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Bullock Performance Institute: Voice of the Whale
Wednesday, Nov. 15, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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Guest Artist Recital: Robert Satterlee, Piano
Thursday, Nov. 16, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
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Big Band Swing Tribute: University Jazz Orchestra and University Jazz Lab Band
Friday, Nov. 17, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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University Symphonic Band and University Concert Band
Sunday, Nov. 19, 3 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free
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Western Horn Choir
Monday, Nov. 20, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
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Guest Artist Recital: Parallax+Tveit
Tuesday, Nov. 21, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
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Bullock Performance Institute: The Music of Scott Cowan
Wednesday, Nov. 29, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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Guest Artist Recital: Meredith Arwady, Contralto
Thursday, Nov. 30, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
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December

A Choral Christmas: University Chorale, Cantus Femina, Collegiate Singers
Saturday, Dec. 2, 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
First Presbyterian Church, Kalamazoo, Charge
purchase 4pm tickets | purchase 7:30pm tickets
view program

Student Composers II
Monday, Dec. 4, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
view program

University Percussion Ensemble
Tuesday, Dec. 5, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
 
view program

Annual Holiday Concert: A Brass Celebration of Christmas
Sunday, Dec. 10, 3 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Charge
purchase tickets | view program

 

January

Student Recital: Best of MAT
Tuesday, Jan. 16, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
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Guest Artist Recital: Réne Lecuona, Piano and Hannah Holman, Cello
Wednesday, Jan. 17, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
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Guest Artist Recital: Duo Tierra Fria
Monday, Jan. 22, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
cancelled

Bullock Performance Institute: Advanced Jazz Ensemble with Christopher Biggs, Electronics
Wednesday, Jan. 24, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
purchase tickets | view program

Guest Artist Recital: Tom Rainey Trio
Friday, Jan. 26, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Lecture Hall, Free
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SPLICE Festival
Friday, Jan. 26, all day
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
SPLICE Festival schedule

SPLICE Festival
Saturday, Jan. 27, all day
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
SPLICE Festival schedule

Guest Artist Recital: Kontras Quartet
Saturday, Jan. 27, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Lecture Hall
view program

Bullock Performance Institute: Yu-Lien The, Piano
Wednesday, Jan. 31, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
purchase tickets | view program

 

February

Annual Gold Company Show
Friday, Feb. 2, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
purchase tickets

Annual Gold Company Show
Saturday, Feb. 3, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
purchase 2pm tickets | purchase 8pm tickets

University Symphony Orchestra
Sunday, Feb. 4, 3 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free
view program

Western Winds
Tuesday, Feb. 6, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
view program

Bullock Performance Institute: Drew Whiting, Saxophone; John Mayrose, Guitar; Ed Martin, Piano
Wednesday, Feb. 7, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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Guest Artist Recital: Maxim Rubtsov, Flute and Sergei Kvitko, Piano
Wednesday, Feb. 7, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Lecture Hall, Free
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Guest Artist Recital: Under One Sun
Thursday, Feb. 8, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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Student Composers III
Friday, Feb. 9, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
view program
cancelled due to weather

Horn Day featuring guest artist Aaron Brant
Saturday, Feb. 10
Dalton Center Recital Hall
Horn Day website | view program

Concerto Competition Finals
Sunday, Feb. 11, 3 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
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Alumni Recital: Evan Clifton, Trombone
Tuesday, Feb. 13, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
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University Jazz Lab Band
Wednesday, Feb. 14, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
view program

WMUsic Showcase Spectacular
Friday, Feb. 16, 8 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Charge
purchase tickets | view program

University Symphonic Band
Sunday, Feb. 18, 3 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free
view program

University Concert Band
Monday, Feb. 19, 7:30 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free
view program

Birds on a Wire
Tuesday, Feb. 20, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
view program

Bullock Performance Institute: Vince Mendoza Orchestra/Jazz Project
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
purchase tickets | view program

CBDNA North Central Division Conference
Friday, Feb. 23, all day
Dalton Center
conference website

Choral Showcase: University Chorale, Cantus Femina, Collegiate Singers
Sunday, Feb. 25, 3 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

WMU Trombone Choir
Tuesday, Feb. 27, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Student Composers III
Wednesday, Feb. 28, 1 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Bullock Performance Institute: Imani Winds
Wednesday, Feb. 28, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
purchase tickets

  

March

Western Invitational Jazz Festival: Opening Concert featuring Kenny Werner, Piano
Friday, March 9, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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Western invitational Jazz Festival: Closing Concert featuring University Jazz Orchestra
Saturday, March 10, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge

Bullock Performance Institute: Lori Sims, Piano
Wednesday, March 14, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
purchase tickets

80th Annual Southwestern Michigan Vocal Festival: Eph Ehly, Guest Conductor
Thursday, March 15, 7 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free
Vocal Festival website

Guest Artist Recital: Ensemble Dal Niente
Featured artist for the Entrepreneurship Extravaganza
Monday, March 19, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Bullock Performance Institute: Voice Faculty Showcase
Wednesday, March 21, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
purchase tickets

Gold Company Vocal Jazz Invitational: Opening Concert featuring New York Voices
Friday, March 23, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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Gold Company Vocal Jazz Invitational: Closing Concert featuring Gold Company
Saturday, March 24, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
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University Symphony Orchestra and University Chorale
Sunday, March 25, 3 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Guest Artist Recital Hall: Gene Bertoncini, Jazz Guitar, with bassist Tom Knific and vocalist Sunny Wilkinson
Monday, March 26, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge

Bullock Performance Institute: Western Brass Quintet
Wednesday, March 28, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
purchase tickets

WMU Drum Choir
Thursday, March 29, 5 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Trumpet Day featuring guest artist David Bilger
Friday, March 30
Dalton Center Recital Hall
Trumpet Day website

 

April

Opera Workshop
Tuesday, April 3, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free
canceled

Bullock Performance Institute: Clocks in Motion
Wednesday, April 4, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
purchase tickets

University Jazz Lab Band
Thursday, April 5, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

University Percussion Ensemble
Friday, April 6, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Student Composers IV
Sunday, April 8, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Alumni Recital: Benje Daneman Group
Tuesday, April 10, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall

Bullock Performance Institute: Spektral Quartet and Mark DeChiazza
Wednesday, April 11, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Charge
purchase tickets

University Concert Band
Thursday, April 12, 7 p.m.
Portage Central High School, Free

Gold Company II
Thursday, April 12, 7:30 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

Choral Showcase: University Chorale, Cantus Femina, Collegiate Singers
Saturday, April 14, 8 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

38th Annual Music Therapy Clinic Concert
Monday, April 16, 7 p.m.
Dalton Center Recital Hall, Free

50th Annual Spring Conference on Wind and Percussion Music: Michael Markowski, Guest Composer
Thursday, April 19, 7:30 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free
Spring Conference website

59th Annual Concerto Concert: University Symphony Orchestra
Sunday, April 22, 3 p.m.
Miller Auditorium, Free

 

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August