SUNY Ulster's own chorus and instrumental music groups are well known in the area for their public presentations. Two or more concerts are scheduled each year. SUNY Ulster also hosts musical events presented by nationally known musicians and performers from the area and beyond.
The Music Department presents concerts during December as part of an annual holiday tradition, and concerts and recitals end the academic year in April and May.
Thursday, March 2, 7:30 p.m., Quimby Theater, Vanderlyn Hall
Members of the SUNY Ulster Music Faculty present this annual concert.
Tuesday, March 21, 7:30 p.m., Quimby Theater, Vanderlyn Hall
SUNY Ulster music ensembles present chamber works for wind and strings.
COLLEGE WIND AND PERCUSSION ENSEMBLES
Tuesday, May 2, 7:30 p.m., Quimby Theater, Vanderlyn Hall
Attend a concert of outstanding wind ensemble selections performed by the SUNY Ulster Wind Ensemble under the direction of Victor Izzo, Jr.
SUNY ULSTER CHORUS AND GUITAR ENSEMBLE
Friday, May 5, 7:30 p.m., Quimby Theater, Vanderlyn Hall
Enjoy a tapestry of many moods and themes performed by the College Chorus under the direction of Janet Gehres and SUNY Ulster’s Guitar Ensemble under the direction of Greg Dinger.
COMMUNITY BAND/ JAZZ ENSEMBLE
Wednesday, May 10, 7:30 p.m., Quimby Theater, Vanderlyn Hall
Members of the SUNY Ulster Community Band under the direction of Victor Izzo, Jr. join members of the SUNY Ulster Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Chris Earley in this invigorating annual concert.
HERRINGTON BENEFIT CONCERT
Wednesday, February 22, 7:30 p.m., Quimby Theater, Vanderlyn Hall
SUNY Ulster’s music ensembles perform a benefit concert to support music scholarships to honor the memory of Lee Herrington, former band director at SUNY Ulster. The scholarship is awarded annually through the Ulster Community College Foundation, Inc. to an entering or returning SUNY Ulster music student. Snow Date: Wednesday, March 1. Suggested donation: Adults $3, Students/Seniors $2, Family $10
ULSTER COUNTY MUSIC EDUCATORS ALL COUNTY CHORAL MUSIC FESTIVAL
Saturday, March 4, 4:00 p.m., Senate Gymnasium
Attend performances of young musicians from Ulster County’s elementary, junior, and senior high school choruses at this annual concert. Tickets: $6 adults, $3 students/seniors. Snow Date: Saturday, March 25.
ULSTER COUNTY MUSIC EDUCATORS ALL COUNTY BAND FESTIVAL
Saturday, March 11, 4:00 p.m., Senate Gymnasium
Listen to popular and classical music played by students from Ulster County school bands and orchestras at this annual concert. Tickets: $6 adults, $3 students/seniors. Snow Date: Saturday, March 25.
Learn more about the Music Department at the SUNY Ulster Arts Website Music Department page