School of Music 125th Anniversary Celebration

The School of Music is celebrating its 125th anniversary with a performance-filled weekend from April 29 to May 1. Please join us for any of these outstanding concerts and celebrate with current School of Music students, faculty, staff, and alumni. 

We will be showcasing many of the wonderful facets of the School of Music during the weekend of April 29 - May 1. This is a complete listing of our 125th celebration events.

Friday, April 29, 2022

Concert Jazz Band
Chip McNeill, director
7:30 PM
Studio Theatre, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

Saturday, April 30, 2022

University Chorus
Andy Bruhn, director
1:00 PM
Smith Recital Hall

Jazz Vocal Ensembles
Barrington Coleman, director
3:00 PM
Studio Theatre, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

Faculty Recital: Salley Koo and Meg Freivogel McDonough, Violin
5:00 PM
Smith Memorial Room

**Featured Performance**
UI Symphony Orchestra, Oratorio Society, and Chamber Singers

Andrew Megill, director
7:30 PM
Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts
Join us for a post-concert reception in the Krannert Center lobby.

Repertory Jazz Orchestra
Jim Pugh, director
7:30 PM
Studio Theatre, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts
Join us for a post-concert reception in the Krannert Center lobby.

Sunday, May 1, 2022

**Featured Performance**
Illinois Wind Orchestra and Illinois Wind Symphony
Stephen G. Peterson and Elizabeth B. Peterson, director
3:00 PM
Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts
Join us for a post-concert reception in the Krannert Center lobby.

Jazz Combo Concert II
3:00 PM
Studio Theatre, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

Lyric Theatre Awards and Freshman Showcase
3:00 PM
Tryon Festival Theatre, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts

**Featured Performance**
New Awakenings II: The Movement Revisited

Barrington Coleman and Chip McNeill, directors
7:30 PM
Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts