This year’s festival opens with reading by internationally acclaimed author Anthony Doerr on Wednesday evening.
The first of four all-Bach concerts in churches on or near Summit will be broadcast live by MPR at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 15, in St. Mary’s Chapel on the seminary campus. From there, the party heads to the Chapel of St. Thomas Aquinas.
This is the 12th year for the popular noon programs in the “leather room.” Bring your lunch; some refreshments are provided.
The 15th anniversary free concert in St. Mary’s Chapel is presented by the Society for the Doctrinal Affectation of Baroque Music.
The program celebrates 25 years of performances on the celebrated organ. Titled “Kney Sayers,” the program can be heard locally on Sunday morning, Nov. 10.
Her free recital, sponsored by the St. Thomas Music Department, has been described as a “rare, exotic treat.”
The name sums it up: it’s at noon, it’s about art and it’s about music. It’s always fun and all are welcome.
All are welcome to this annual tradition; a reception will follow.
World-renowned poet, activist and educator Nikki Giovanni will visit the University of St. Thomas this Friday as part of “A Night of Expression!” to celebrate Black History Month. Giovanni took the time to answer a few questions before her visit.
Christopher Kachian and Thomas Schönberg will perform in the first concert ever held in the library’s Great Hall.
The concert will be performed in the Twin Cities and Rochester and will feature music that reaches across Indian, Persian and Sephardic-Jewish musical traditions.
This year’s festival features five events that will be held in April.
Michel Bouvard will perform Sunday afternoon in the Chapel of St. Thomas Aquinas. All are welcome to the free concert and reception.
Dr. Shelly Nordtorp-Madson, Art History, and Dr. Chris Kachian, Music, will present this noontime series. They will cover various periods in art, sculpture, painting, costume history and more – coupled with guitar performances of period music.
Korea-born Han will perform Sunday, March 3. All are welcome to the free concert.
The free concert in St. Mary’s Chapel is presented by the Society for the Doctrinal Affectation of Baroque Music.
Windschitl and the university’s Schola Cantorum will perform Bach chorales on Sunday, Dec. 9.
All are welcome to enjoy this annual event presented by the seminary’s Chorale and Schola.
The four informal concerts feature music by guitarist Joan Griffith and pianist Laura Caviani, the UST Guitar Ensemble, the UST Women’s Choir and the UST String Ensemble.
The annual tradition will be held at the Minneapolis Convention Center this year while it’s usual host, Orchestra Hall, undergoes construction.
Tickets are free to all ACTC students, faculty and staff with ACTC ID for this comical parody of gothic novels. Performances will run Wednesday, Oct. 31, through Sunday, Nov. 4.
Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month with a traditional dance performance. Food and prizes will be provided.
Organist David Jenkins will perform the first of five recitals on Sept. 16.
The event teaches positive portrayals of children with mental health issues.