Faculty Artist Series
The University of Northwestern Faculty Artist Series has a rich history. Faculty recitals have taken place over the years in the beautiful and historic Nazareth Chapel, featuring our talented faculty members as well as local and international guest artists.
Hymns of the Faith – With a Twist
Monday, October 14, 2013 | 7:30 p.m.
John S. Herlihy, trumpet & flugelhorn
Janet Scovill, piano, and friends
Join us for an evening of musical worship as Gabriel’s horn sounds great hymns and songs of praise, entwining the worlds of classical, jazz and contemporary worship music. John S. Herlihy, trumpet and flugelhorn, will be joined by Janet Scovill, piano, and music students, alumni, and faculty.
Frisch and Frisch Go Bolling
Monday, March 24, 2014 | 7:30 pm
Roger Frisch, violin & Michele Frisch, flute
Guest artists Herb Johnson, piano
William Schrickel, bass
Joel Alexander, drumset
Classical meets Jazz in these two Claude Bolling Jazz Suites for flute and violin! Bolling blended his love of Baroque with styles of Lionel Hampton and Oscar Peterson to create these beloved suites.
Chamber Music Treasures
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 | 7:30 p.m.
Sachiya Isomura, cello
Richard Lange, piano
Guest artist Catherine Schaefer Schubilske, violin
A featured piece in this program will be Tchaikovsky’s Piano Trio in A Minor, Op. 50, for Piano, Violin and Cello, his only composition for these three instruments, written with the same Russian romanticism and epic grandeur as his orchestral pieces.