Choral Music and Vocal Music at Friends University

TThe Friends University Music Program is ready to serve you as you prepare for your college career. You'll see we provide a showcase of artistic excellence, and we're thrilled to have the opportunity to share our enthusiasm, energy and artistry with you!

Visit the music program pages for more information on each degree:

Broadway, classical, world music and more! Known for stirring performances at home and abroad, the sounds of Friends University choirs range from the intimacy of the Jazz Vocal Ensemble to the majesty of the 200-voice Choral Union. Under the leadership of Dr. Mark Bartel, Dr. Paul Brodene Smith, Rolaine Hetherington, Craig Curry and special guest conductors, the voices of Friends University are sure to inspire you!

FALL 2015 EVENTS

JAZZ VOCAL ENSEMBLE AND JAZZ ENSEMBLE II

Nov. 6, 2015, at 7:30 p.m.
Sebits Auditorium
$9 adults; $6 seniors; $6 students

SINGING QUAKERS ALUMNI CHOIR CONCERT with Guest Conductor Joseph Martin

Nov. 7, 2015, at 7:30 p.m.
Eastminster Presbyterian Church
(1958 N. Webb Road)
$12 adults; $10 seniors; $10 students
* tickets only available at the door the night of the concert.

CHRISTMAS CANDLELIGHT CONCERT

Dec. 4-5, 2015, at 7:30 p.m.
Dec. 6, 2015, at 2 p.m.
Sebits Auditorium
$16 adults; $13 seniors; $13 students

SPRING 2016 EVENTS

OPERA - Dido and Aeneas, An Opera in Three Acts

Jan. 29-30, 2016, at 7:30 p.m.
Sebits Auditorium
$11 adults; $9 seniors; $9 students

SING IT! VOCAL FESTIVAL

10th Anniversary of Choral Connections
with Guest Conductor Dr. Janet Galvan
Feb. 4, 2016, at 7:30 p.m.
Sebits Auditorium
$7 adults; $5 seniors; $5 students

23rd ANNUAL JAZZ FESTIVAL
JAZZ VOCAL CONCERT

with The University of North Texas Vocal Jazz Ensemble, Directed by Jennifer Barnes
Feb. 19, 2016, at 7:30 p.m.
Sebits Auditorium
$9 adults; $6 seniors; $6 students

SINGING QUAKERS HOME CONCERT

Inner Light
March 7, 2016, at 7:30 p.m.
Sebits Auditorium
$16 adults; $13 seniors; $13 students

JAZZ VOCAL ENSEMBLE CONCERT

April 8, 2016, at 7:30 p.m.
Sebits Auditorium
$9 adults; $6 seniors; $6 students

CONCERT CHOIR CONCERT

The Music of Nature
April 11, 2016, at 7:30 p.m.
Sebits Auditorium
$11 adults; $9 seniors; $9 students

SINGING QUAKERS SYMPHONY OF SPRING

Earth, Wind, Fire and Rain
April 22-23 2016, at 7:30 p.m.
April 24, 2016, at 2 p.m.
Sebits Auditorium
$16 adults; $13 seniors; $13 students

CONCERT CHOIR COFFEEHOUSE

April 24, 2016, at 7 p.m.
Casado Campus Center Atrium – Free

SOUND CLIPS

Friends University Concert Choir

Friends University Singing Quakers

Friends University Theatre

Friends University Vocal Jazz Ensemble