Performances & Events
The following performances and events represent the most important opportunities to hear our students perform throughout the year. For more detailed schedule information, please consult the Doane University Calendar of Events. You can also follow the department on Twitter and Facebook for up-to-date announcements about concerts and other music department events.
High School Invitational
Saturday, September 16, 2017, 10:45 a.m.
Sunday, October 8, 2017, 3:00 p.m.
Homecoming is a special time on the Doane campus, as many alumni return to enjoy a weekend of events, including this concert. The concert features performances by Doane Choir, Collegiate Chorale, and the Doane Concert Band.
music visit day-Music Education Forum
We invite all high school students & their parents to visit campus to learn about music at Doane. Visitors will have the opportunity to attend a performance of our choir and band programs, and observe a sample music scholarship audition. Students interested in becoming a music teacher are encouraged to sign-up for our Music Education Forum, which launches Music Visit Day. For more information: www.doane.edu/visit
FALL FESTIVAL OF WINDS concert
Saturday, October 28, 2017, 3:45 p.m.
Three high school honor bands join forces with the Doane Concert Band to perform a late afternoon concert of great wind music.
VETERANS DAY Observance
Saturday, December 2, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, December 3, 2017, 3:00 p.m.
This festive weekend is one of the most popular and anticipated music events on the Doane campus. The concert features the department's major student ensembles.
If the Christmas Festival was to sell out, all are welcome to attend the final dress rehearsal, Saturday, December 3, beginning at 9am. Tickets are not required for the final dress rehearsal.
DOANE VOCAL FESTIVAL GRAND CONCERT
Monday, January 8, 2018, 6:00 p.m.
This concert features 160 of the state's top vocalists from Nebraska's premier honor choir festival. Doane Choir and selected outstanding soloists also perform.
DOANE BAND TOUR HOME CONCERT
Doane choir tour home concert
Doane Choir presents a final concert of classical, folk, and spiritual music.
SWING INTO SPRING CONCERT
Saturday, March 24, 2018, 7:00 p.m.
Jazz Unlimited, Doublewide and Jazz Band present an evening of popular music from a variety of genres and periods.
spring Choir CONCERT
Czech festival of winds
The Doane Concert Band presents an afternoon of wind band masterpieces.
Doane Choir and the Doane Concert Band present a final concert during commencement weekend.