Music & Theater

Music & Theater

As the first institution of higher learning to grant an advanced degree in music education with Kodály emphasis, Holy Names University enjoys an international reputation as one of the major centers in North America for Kodály music training. Take advantage of our world-class choral and instrumental performances here on our Oakland campus! To make a seat reservation for will call purchase at the box office the day of the show, please fill out the form below.

Pricing:
Unless otherwise noted, music events are $10 general, $5 seniors/students, free for HNU faculty, staff, students and alumni. Ticket counter opens one hour prior to performances.

HNU Spring Choral Concert

Date: Saturday, April 26, 2014
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: McLean Chapel
Pricing: music events are $10 general, $5 seniors/students, free for HNU faculty, staff, students and alumni. Ticket counter opens one hour prior to performances.

HNU’s Spring Choral Concert features the Chamber Singers, under the direction of Janos Horvath, and the University Chorus, under the direction of Anne Hege, performing works by Bartók, Duruflé, Ives, and Mozart. Purchase tickets in advance at Brown Paper Tickets.

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Children's Choral Festival

Date: Saturday, May 3, 2014
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Location: The Valley Center for the Performing Arts, Regents’ Theatre
Pricing: FREE

Community and school choirs perform individually and sing together under the direction of Buddy James.

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PMD Orchestra and Ensembles Concert

Date: Monday, May 5, 2014
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: The Valley Center for the Performing Arts, Regents’ Theatre
Pricing: $5 general/$3 students/seniors.

Prep Music orchestras and group ensembles perform a variety of works. Ideal concert for families and their young children.

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PMD Concerto Festival

Date: Sunday, May 18, 2014
Time: 3:00 p.m.
Location: The Valley Center for the Performing Arts, Regents’ Theatre
Pricing: music events are $10 general, $5 seniors/students, free for HNU faculty, staff, students and alumni. Ticket counter opens one hour prior to performances.

PMD Concerto Competition winners perform with the HNU Festival Orchestra under the baton of Dr. Steven Hofer.

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Past Events

PMD Piano Ensemble Concert

Sunday, February 16, 2014

Preparatory Music students perform an exciting array of piano works for 4 hands to 32 hands


HNU Faculty Recital

Sunday, February 23, 2014

This recital will feature Trio Brillante, with Tom Rose, clarinetist; Emily Onderdonk, violist; and Betty Woo, pianist. Performance includes works by Mozart, Reinecke, Mendelssohn, and Naughtin.

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PMD Solo and Ensemble Festival

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Two recitals featuring students of violin, flute, cello, and piano, ages 8-18, performing classical works. Additional performances at 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.


Reserve a seat

Tell us to expect you, and we’ll reserve tickets for purchase at the box office the day of the show. Ticket counter opens one hour prior to performances.

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Other inquiries

Contact: music@hnu.edu or 510-436-1330