Special Events

Thursday, September 26
Composer-in-Residence Lecture
Persis Parshall Vehar, composer
2:30 PM / MCC
Now in her 16th year as Composer-in-Residence at Canisius College and ASCAP award winning composer Persis Parshall Vehar has had her works performed throughout the United States, Canada and Europe.

Friday, October 18
Caroline Jones, singer-songwriter
7:00 PM / MCC
Caroline Jones is a NYC-based singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and producer.

Friday, October 25
Il Giardino d’Amore
Baroque Orchestra
Tickets - $15 general admission
$7 non-Canisius students, Canisius students are free
7:30 PM / MCC
Sponsored by the Permanent Chair of Polish Culture at Canisius College. 
Il Giardino d’Amore is a European Orchestra consisting of young and passionate musicians from Poland, Italy and Spain who specialize in historically informed performances of Baroque music.

Saturday, October 26
Erie County Wind Ensemble,
John Maguda, director
Canisius College Concert Band,
Paul D. Biddle, director
5:00 PM / MCC

Sunday, November 3
Faculty Concert
“DUALITIES, a Look Back on Mike Colquhoun’s Career”
3:00 PM / MCC

Thursday February 13
Composer in Residence Lecture
Persis Parshall Vehar, composer
2:30 PM / MCC

Saturday, March 1
Prize Winner
Stecher and Horowitz New York International
Piano Competition
3:00 PM / MCC

Tuesday, March 25
Persis Vehar Competition for Excellence in Composition
Persis Parshall Vehar, composer
Michael Colquhoun, composer
7:30 PM / MCC

Sunday, April 13
Art History Lecture
Dr. Joshua Fisher, Assistant Professor of Art
Arkansas Tech University
“Thomas Cole and the Birth of an American Landscape Vision”
1:00 PM / Buffalo History Museum Auditorium
1 Museum Court (716) 873-9644