Department of Music Concerts and Events

Fall 2018 through Spring 2019

HBU concerts are free and open to the public unless otherwise specified, and held in the Morris Cultural Arts Center for directions see our campus map.

History & Hymns
Monday, September 24th, 7:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Belin Chapel, Morris Cultural Arts Center
This year’s annual History and Hymns event, presented by HBU’s Department of Music, will focus on hymns of America. The choir and congregation will sing such favorites as “Holy, Holy, Holy,” “Amazing Grace,” and “When I Survey the Wondrous Cross.” Also included will be spirituals, shaped-note hymns, and modern adaptations of traditional hymn texts. The interactive program will be inspiring, uplifting and informative.

Organ Artist Recital Series, Rick Erikson, Organ
Friday, October 5th, 1:00 p.m.
Belin Chapel, Morris Cultural Arts Center
Director, Bach Society, Houston, Cantor, Christ the King Lutheran Church

Dan Kramlich & Kana Mimaki, Duo Piano Recital
Monday, October 29, 7:30 p.m.
Dunham Theater, Morris Cultural Arts Center 

Fall Choir Concert
Tuesday, October 30th, 7:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Belin Chapel, Morris Cultural Arts Center
Share outstanding choral music with HBU’s choirs.

Mauricio Oliveros, Violin, Faculty Recital
Monday, November 4, 7:30 p.m.
Belin Chapel, morris Cultural Arts Center

Organ Artist Recital Series, Rhonda Furr, Organ
Friday, November 16th, 1:00 p.m.
Belin Chapel, Morris Cultural Arts Center
Professor of Organ and Musicology, HBU Organist, First Presbyterian Church, Houston

University Singers Fall Concert
Tuesday, November 27th, 7:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Belin Chapel, Morris Cultural Arts Center
A special choral concert featuring HBU student conductors.

Christmas at HBU
Friday, November 30,  7:30 p.m.
Dunham Theater, Morris Cultural Arts Center
A joyous Christmas concert featuring the HBU Choirs, the Houston Civic Chorus and the Houston Civic Symphony Orchestra.

Opera Workshop Performance
Monday, December 3rd, 7:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Belin Chapel, Morris Cultural Arts Center 
HBU’s Opera students will present arias and scenes from favorite operas, directed by Daniel Bircher. 

David Kirkwood, Tenor, Faculty Recital
Friday, December 7, 7:30 p.m.
Belin Chapel, Morris Cultural Arts Center

Notable Nights
Monday, January 24th, 6:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Dunham Theater, Morris Cultural Arts Center 

Organ Artist Recital Series, Oliver Brett, Organ
Friday, January 25th, 1:00 p.m.
Belin Chapel, Morris Cultural Arts Center
Doctoral candidate, Eastman School of Music, Former organ scholar, King’s College, Cambridge

Band Concert
Tuesday, March 5th, 7:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Dunham Theater, Morris Cultural Arts Center 

Organ Artist Recital Series, Derek Nickels, Organ
Friday, March 22nd, 1:00 p.m.
Belin Chapel, Morris Cultural Arts Center
Director of Music, Church of the Holy Comforter Episcopal Church, Kenilworth, IL

Organ Artist Recital Series, David Henning, Organ
Friday, April 5th, 1:00 p.m.
Belin Chapel, Morris Cultural Arts Center
Director of Music and Parish Organist, St. Martin’s Episcopal Church, Houston

President’s Concert
Sunday, April 28th, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Dunham Theater, Morris Cultural Arts Center 

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