10 Feb

Faculty Showcase 

February 10, 2023
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Pillsbury Theatre, 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Ave, St. Louis, MO 63130

WashU performance faculty will perform various solo and chamber works. This event is free to the public.

11 Feb

Masterclass with Mark Sparks, flute

February 11, 2023
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Recital Hall, 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Ave, St. Louis, MO 63130

WashU students will have the opportunity to perform for Mark Sparks and receive feedback in front of an audience. This event is free to the public. Mark Sparks is an American solo flutist, orchestral artist, teacher, and writer. He is the former Principal Flutist of the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra. During his tenure (2000-2021) he served […]

19 Feb

Masterclass with Orli Shaham, piano

February 19, 2023
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
E. Desmond Lee Concert Hall, 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Avenue, University City, MO 63130

Featuring the piano students of Washington University.  A consummate musician recognized for her grace, subtlety, and brilliance, the pianist Orli Shaham is hailed by critics on four continents. The New York Times called her a “brilliant pianist,” The Chicago Tribune referred to her as “a first-rate Mozartean,” and London’s Guardian said Ms. Shaham’s playing at the Proms was “perfection.” Orli Shaham has performed […]

19 Feb

In Recital: Mark Sparks, flute and Orli Shaham, piano

February 19, 2023
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
E. Desmond Lee Concert Hall, 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Avenue, University City, MO 63130

Join us for an unforgettable evening of music-making with the dynamic duo of acclaimed flutist Mark Sparks joined by internationally renowned pianist Orli Shaham.  St. Louis was lucky enough to be called home by these two musicians for a time and they have certainly left their musical mark.  We are delighted to bring these hometown heroes back for […]

21 Feb

WashU Symphony Orchestra

February 21, 2023
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
E. Desmond Lee Concert Hall, 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Avenue, University City, MO 63130

The WashU Symphony Orchestra students will perform under the direction of Darwin Aquino, Conductor-in-Residence. This event is free to the public.

23 Feb

Wind Ensemble Concert

February 23, 2023
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
E. Desmond Lee Concert Hall, 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Avenue, University City, MO 63130

WashU Wind Ensemble will perform works under the direction of Chris Becker. This event is free to the public.

1 Mar

Jazz Band Concert

March 1, 2023
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Pillsbury Theatre, 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Ave, St. Louis, MO 63130

The WashU Jazz Band students will perform under the direction of Chris Becker. This event is free to the public.

4 Mar

Great Artists Series ’23: Academy of St Martin in the Fields with Gary Hoffman, cello

March 4, 2023
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
E. Desmond Lee Concert Hall, 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Avenue, University City, MO 63130

Annual Pillsbury Event Edison Box Office: 314-935-6543Subscription: $120Single Tickets: $35-40 general admission$32-37 Wash U faculty/staff$15 students/youth Program:SCHUBERT: Overture in C minorSCHUMANN: Concerto for Violoncello in A minor, Op. 129– Intermission –SALLINEN: Chamber Music III, Op. 58 ‘The Nocturnal Dances of Don Juanquixote’TCHAIKOVSKY: Serenade for Strings in C major, Op. 48 “…the musicians proceeded to play the heck out […]

26 Mar

Great Artists Series ’23: Emanuel Ax, piano

March 26, 2023
12:00 am - 12:00 am
E. Desmond Lee Concert Hall, 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Avenue, University City, MO 63130

Annual Carlin Event SUBSCRIPTION TICKETS SINGLE TICKETS Edison Box Office: 314-935-6543Subscription: $120Single Tickets: $35-40 general admission$32-37 Wash U faculty/staff$15 students/youth Program:Piano Sonata in A Major, D 664, Op. posth. 120 by Schubert Four songs by Schubert/Liszt     Aufenthalt     Liebesbotschaft     Der Müller und der Bach     ‘Horch, horch! die Lerch’ Années de pèlerinage I, S. 160: No. 6. Vallee d’Obermann by […]

16 Apr

Great Artists Series ’23: Augustin Hadelich, violin

April 16, 2023
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
E. Desmond Lee Concert Hall, 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Avenue, University City, MO 63130

Sponsored by David and Melanie Alpers Edison Box Office: 314-935-6543Subscription: $120Single Tickets:$35-40 general admission$32-37 Wash U faculty/staff$15 students/youth Solo Violin Program:Violin Partita No. 3 in E Major, BWV 1006 (1720) by J. S. Bach (1685 – 1750)     I. Preludio     II. Loure     III. Gavotte en Rondeau     IV. Menuett I     V. Menuett II     VI. Bourrée     VII. Gigue Blue/s Forms […]

20 Apr

Wind Ensemble Concert

April 20, 2023
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
E. Desmond Lee Concert Hall, 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Avenue, University City, MO 63130

WashU Wind Ensemble will perform works under the direction of Chris Becker. This event is free to the public.

23 Apr

WashU Symphony Orchestra and Choir Concert

April 23, 2023
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
E. Desmond Lee Concert Hall, 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Avenue, University City, MO 63130

The WashU Symphony Orchestra and Choir will join forces for a special performance featuring Haydn’s Te Deumand Jamie Xu, winner of the Friends of Music Aria and Concerto Competition, will perform the first movement of Saint-Saens’ Piano Concerto No. 2.   This event is free to the public.

26 Apr

Jazz Band Concert

April 26, 2023
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Pillsbury Theatre, 560 Music Center, 560 Trinity Ave, St. Louis, MO 63130

The WashU Jazz Band students will perform under the direction of Chris Becker. This event is free to the public.