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Seraphic Fire <h4>Presenting Series</h4>
The Guardian refers to Selva Morale et Spirituale as Monteverdi’s “most significant anthology of liturgical works.” Hear Seraphic Fire in its element in this exhibition of the Italian Baroque style. Seraphic Fire, founded by Notre Dame alumnus Patrick Dupré Quigley, artistic director, assembles the country’s top ensemble singers and instrumentalists to perform repertoire ranging from Gregorian chant to newly commissioned works.

“One of the most-inventive and adventurous classical music ensembles in the country.”South Florida Sun Sentinel
Sat 2/24/18 7:30PM Leighton Concert Hall


Tricia & Taylor
Notre Dame violin and viola professor, Tricia Park and guest violinist/fiddler, Taylor Morris return to perform another exciting, genre-bending program of music for two violins.
Sun 2/25/18 2:00PM Leighton Concert Hall


Notre Dame Symphony Orchestra Winter Concert <h4>Department of Music</h4>
The Symphony Orchestra presents its Winter Concert with two alumni guest artists, violinist Karyn Macfarlane '98 and conductor Matthew Swanson '11. The program will include works by Maurice Ravel, Claude Debussy, and Ludwig van Beethoven.
Fri 3/2/18 8:00PM Leighton Concert Hall


Peter and the Wolf <h4>South Bend Symphony Orchestra</h4>
The South Bend Symphony, with guest actors Scott Jackson and Christy Burgess of Shakespeare at Notre Dame, present Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf, a timeless symphonic fairytale of boy vs. wolf.

Family friendly, all ages are welcome.
Sat 3/3/18 11:00AM Leighton Concert Hall


An Afternoon in Italy <h4>South Bend Symphony Orchestra</h4>
The final performance in the SBSO's 2017–2018 June H. Edwards Mosaic Series. An intimate program of favorites from Italian composers Respighi, Wolf-Ferrari, Puccini and more!
Sun 3/4/18 2:30PM Leighton Concert Hall


Abend-Musique 50 <h4>Department of Music</h4>
The University of Notre Dame Schola Musicorum honors Professor Emeritus Calvin M. Bower in a performance of 12 sequences from his 2016 publication of the 10th century Liber Ymnorum of Notker Balbulus.
Tue 3/6/18 9:00PM Reyes Organ and Choral Hall


Semiramide <h4>The Met Opera: Live in HD</h4>
This masterpiece of dazzling vocal fireworks makes a rare Met appearance—its first in nearly 25 years—with Maurizio Benini on the podium. The all-star bel canto cast features Angela Meade in the title role of the murderous Queen of Babylon, who squares off in breathtaking duets with Arsace, a trouser role sung by Elizabeth DeShong. Javier Camarena, Ildar Abdrazakov, and Ryan Speedo Green complete the stellar cast.
Sat 3/10/18 1:00PM Browning Cinema


<em>An Irish Heart</em>: Chloë Agnew & the Atlanta Pops Orchestra <h4>Presenting Series</h4>
As the lead voice with Celtic Woman, Irish singer Chloë Agnew spent an incredible 81 weeks at the top of the U.S. Billboard World Music Charts. Now the solo sensation captivates with a program of Irish music, standards, Broadway, and movie melodies.
Sat 3/24/18 7:30PM Leighton Concert Hall


Solera Quartet <h4>Presenting Series</h4>
The Solera Quartet's exciting 2017–2018 season includes a two-disc recording project of under or never recorded works by the Romanian composer, George Enescu, both slated for release on the Naxos label, the world's leading classical music label. As part of these album releases, the quartet will be making its highly-anticipated European debut with concerts planned in Spain and Romania.

Join the Solera as they perform Enescu's lushly nostalgic Piano Quintet, Op. 29, featuring guest artist pianist, Josu De Solaun, first prize winner of the XIII George Enescu International Piano Competition.
Sun 3/25/18 2:00PM Leighton Concert Hall


Daniel Schlosberg, piano <h4>Department of Music</h4>
Department of Music faculty pianist Daniel Schlosberg performs Beethoven's Bagatelles, Op. 126, Poulenc's Les Soirées de Nazelles, and Lachenmann's Serynade.
Wed 3/28/18 7:00PM Leighton Concert Hall


Chorale Spring Concert <h4>Department of Music</h4>
The Notre Dame Chorale presents its Spring Concert, featuring music by William Byrd, Heinrich Schütz, Amy Beach, Igor Stravinsky, Stefan Girardet, and others, accompanied by acclaimed pianist Päivi Ekroth.
Fri 4/6/18 8:00PM Leighton Concert Hall


Così fan Tutte<h4>The Met: Live in HD</h4>
A winning cast comes together for Phelim McDermott’s clever vision of Mozart’s comedy about the sexes, set in a carnival-esque, funhouse environment inspired by 1950s Coney Island—complete with bearded ladies, fire eaters, and a Ferris wheel. Manipulating the action are the Don Alfonso of Christopher Maltman and the Despina of Tony Award–winner Kelli O’Hara, with Amanda Majeski, Serena Malfi, Ben Bliss, and Adam Plachetka as the pairs of young lovers who test each other’s faithfulness. David Robertson conducts.
Sat 4/7/18 1:00PM Browning Cinema


ACA 3 <h4>Department of Music</h4>
The Notre Dame Undertones present ACA 3, an all-male a cappella showcase featuring the nation's leading a cappella ensembles. The Michigan G-Men, Wisconsin Madhatters, Vanderbilt Melodores, Tufts Beelzebubs, and the Undertones share the stage for one night only.
Sat 4/7/18 7:00PM Leighton Concert Hall


Luisa Miller<h4> The Met: Live in HD</h4>
Plácido Domingo adds yet another role to his legendary Met career in this rarely performed Verdi gem, a heart-wrenching tragedy of fatherly love. Sonya Yoncheva sings the title role opposite Piotr Beczala in the first Met performances of the opera in more than ten years. Conducted by Bertrand de Billy.
Sat 4/14/18 12:30PM Browning Cinema


Patti LuPone <h4>Presenting Series</h4>
In Don’t Monkey with Broadway, two-time Tony Award-winner Patti LuPone explores, through indelible interpretations of classic Broadway show tunes by the likes of Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart, Jule Styne, Stephen Schwartz, Charles Strouse, Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim, Cole Porter, and Irving Berlin, how her life-long love affair with Broadway began and her concern for what the Great White Way is becoming today.

“Patti LuPone imparts the aura of a New York class act. Her songs are propelled by emotional purpose, intensity, both ardent and burning, and enormous comic flair.”The New York Times
Fri 4/20/18 7:30PM Leighton Concert Hall


Cendrillon<h4> The Met: Live in HD</h4>
For the first time ever, Massenet’s sumptuous take on the Cinderella story comes to the Met. Joyce DiDonato stars in the title role, with mezzo-soprano Alice Coote in the trouser role of Prince Charming, Kathleen Kim as the Fairy Godmother, and Stephanie Blythe as the imperious Madame de la Haltière. Bertrand de Billy conducts Laurent Pelly’s imaginative storybook production.
Sat 4/28/18 1:00PM Browning Cinema


Itzhak Perlman <h4>Presenting Series</h4>
Treasured by audiences worldwide for his exceptional talent and musicality, Itzhak Perlman is revered not only for his technical skills, but for the palpable joy he brings to every performance.