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mosaic of events at Seattle Pacific University

Renowned national and international speakers, some of Seattle's most engaging theatre performances, memorable concerts, outstanding athletic competition. SPU hosts many opportunities for you to connect with others and enrich your life. Explore upcoming events and get involved.

Choir Ensemble

Chamber Music Concert
Tuesday, February 12, 2019

The chamber recital concert showcases small ensembles together in one place. Featured groups range from chamber brass to flute ensembles, from a saxophone ensemble to a string quartet. The concert will be in Nickerson Studios near campus beginning at 7:30 p.m. and is free and wheelchair accessible. The event will be livestreamed.

Jazz Ensemble

Jazz Ensemble Concert
Tuesday, February 19, 2019

The concert features music from throughout the history of jazz, from swing to cool jazz to fusion. The Jazz Ensemble is directed by Instructor of Jazz History and Jazz Piano Dan Kramlich. The concert will be in Nickerson Studios near campus beginning at 7:30 p.m., and is free and wheelchair accessible. The event will be livestreamed.

Wind Ensemble

Symphonic Wind Ensemble Concert  
Friday, February 22, 2019

Join the SPU Wind Ensemble as they explore music by composers of color. While the medium of wind band is traditionally a Western European art form, the ensemble explores music from other cultures. The concert will be held in First Free Methodist Church adjacent to campus, beginning at 7:30 p.m, and is free and wheelchair accessible. The event will be livestreamed.

Gospel Choir Performance

Gospel Choir Winter Concert
Tuesday, February 26, 2019

An evening of prayers, black spirituals, and ecumenical readings celebrating tradition for Black History Month. SPU Music Professor Stephen Newby leads the Gospel Choir and Worship Arts Ensemble in this divine evening worship that embraces both Scripture and music. The event is in First Free Methodist Church, adjacent to campus, beginning at 9 p.m.

Brass Ensemble

Symphony Orchestra Concert
Thursday, February 28, 2019

Under the direction of Director of Orchestra Julia Tai, this concert explores a variety of western classical music, from the calculated brilliance of Mozart to the vibrant warmth of Brahms. The concert will be held in First Free Methodist Church adjacent to campus, beginning at 7:30 p.m. It is free and wheelchair accessible. The event will be livestreamed.

Choir

Chamber, Concert, and Women’s Choirs Concert
Friday, March 1, 2019

The winter concert for choirs features selections old and new from the vast choral repertory. Join SPU vocal ensembles as they perform music that enriches our lives and strengthens community. The concert will be held in First Free Methodist Church adjacent to campus, beginning at 7:30 p.m. It is free and wheelchair accessible. The event will be livestreamed.

Percussion Ensemble

Percussion Ensemble Concert
Tuesday, March 5, 2019

The winter concert features a variety of chamber ensembles from the percussion studio, ranging from multiple percussion pieces to ethnic drum ensembles. The concert will be held in First Free Methodist Church adjacent to campus, beginning at 7:30 p.m., and is free and wheelchair accessible. The concert will be livestreamed.

SPU Women's Choir

Choirs in Concert
Friday, May 10, 2019

The final concert of the year features all the student choirs celebrating unity in diversity by coming together in song. The concert will be held in First Free Methodist Church adjacent to campus, beginning at 7:30 p.m, and is free and wheelchair accessible. The event will be livestreamed.

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Parking and Directions

Guests may park in campus commuter parking lots (with the exception of the S lot) after 6 p.m., Monday through Friday, and anytime Saturday and Sunday. Parking is also available on local residential streets as marked.

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Seattle Pacific University is committed to providing equal access and reasonable accommodation in its programs for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation, contact the Disability Support Services office in advance of the event at 206-281-2272, TTY 206-281-2224, or dss@spu.edu.

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