USF announces fall semester concert series

November 18, 2019

FORT WAYNE, Ind. – The University of Saint Francis School of Creative Arts has announced its fall semester USF Concert Series.

The free concerts will be held at the USF Robert Goldstine Performing Arts Center, 431 W. Berry St., and will feature classical university ensembles, as well as original compositions and contemporary covers. Refreshments will be provided.

The series schedule:

Electronic Music Ensemble
Monday, Dec. 2, 7 p.m.
A unique ensemble of our Music Technology students, this ensemble allows students to explore electronic music for dance, video or other genres based on student interest. Students elect to participate in small groups or perform individual compositions.

Guitar Ensemble Concert
Tuesday, Dec. 3, 7 p.m.
The Guitar Ensemble allows SOCA’s many guitarists to create small performance groups or work on individual performance. The ensemble performs a variety of genres, original compositions and covers, on both acoustic and electric guitars. Singers, drummers and pianists will also be featured throughout these groups.

University Singers Christmas Concert
Wednesday, Dec. 4, 7:30 p.m.
Open to the entire USF community, the University Singers is a collegiate choir that performs a wide variety of music and styles throughout the year. The annual Christmas Concert includes traditional holiday tunes and sounds of the season.

Jazz Ensemble Concert
Thursday, Dec. 5, 7 p.m.
The Jazz Ensemble performs music from all parts of the jazz repertoire in combo groups. You will hear familiar upbeat features spanning a wide variety of genres, as well as standard ballads.

For more information on the series, contact the USF School of Creative Arts at 260-399-8064.

Founded in 1890 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition, the University of Saint Francis offers more than 70 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs through the School of Health Sciences, School of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Keith Busse School of Business and Entrepreneurial Leadership and School of Creative Arts. In addition to its traditional programs, USF designs focused curricula for working adults in Fort Wayne, Crown Point and online. USF Downtown houses the university’s business and music technology programs while offering enhanced internship and networking opportunities for students. The University of Saint Francis campus experience includes 16 athletic programs boasting two individual and four team NAIA national championships and is recognized as an NAIA Five-Star Champion of Character institution. Approximately 2,200 students from a broad geographic region attend USF.