Music Events


All events take place in Crill Performance Hall with free admission unless otherwise noted.

Trombone Masterclass & Recital with Chris Van Hof

Friday, January 20, 5:30 p.m.

Violin-tine! A romantic evening for violin and piano

Tuesday February 14, 7:30 p.m.

I Remember - Composition Recital

Come and see all the work that David Graham and his friends have put into this production. I Remember is the debut of original works that explore what the past has for each and every one of us.
Reception to follow.
Friday, February 24, 7:30 p.m.

Rachel Alessio & Lydia Ciccarelli in Junior Recital

Come join Rachel Alessio, soprano, and Lydia Ciccarelli, soprano, as they present their junior recital, accompanied by Melva Morrison and friends, as part of the completion of their Music Education Degrees. Listen to selections from Brahms, Mozart, Wolf, Schubert, jazz, and musical theatre.
Reception to follow.
Saturday, February 25, 7:30 p.m.

2 Not 1 Jazz Band Concert

Monday, February 27, 7:30 p.m.

$5 / free to PLNU community

Sarah Victor, piano, in Senior Recital

Sarah's senior piano recital represents the culmination of her work towards a Bachelor's of Music in Piano Performance. She will be performing solo piano works by Mozart, Brahms, Debussy, and Henry Cowell.
Reception to follow.
Tuesday, February 28, 7:30 p.m.

Poems, Pairs and Premieres: Victor Labenske and Friends faculty recital

Head of piano studies Dr. Victor Labenske and senior piano students Stephen Rinker, Nik Top, and Sarah Victor present works including the Mary Speaks of Her Son, Dr. Labenske's setting of poetry by Dr. Carl Winderl. With Glen Campbell, cello, and Judi Labenske, soprano.

Thursday, March 2, 7:30 p.m.

PLNU Cultural Events: Barry Green and the Baja Mexico Orchestra present Anna's Promise

Tuesday, March 14, 7:30 p.m.

$15 / $12 / free to PLNU community

PLNU Vocal Jazz Festival

Saturday, March 18, 7:30 p.m.

$15 / $12 / PLNU students free

Students Sing Sondheim

PLNU student vocalists present an evening of songs and duets by beloved musical theater composer Stephen Sondheim.

Tuesday, March 21, 7:30 p.m.

PLNU Cultural Event: San Diego Winds Chamber Concert

Thursday, March 23, 7:30 p.m.

$15 / $12 / free to PLNU community

Point Loma Singers Spring Homecoming Concert

Presenting works performed on their 2017 Spring Break tour of Holland, Denmark, and Germany.

Friday, March 24, 7:30 p.m.

Jazz @ the Point

Saturday, March 25, 7:30 p.m.

$5 / free to PLNU community

Point Loma Singers Annual Madrigal Dinner

Friday, March 31 and Saturday, April 1, 7:30 p.m.

Doors open 7 p.m. Program begins promptly at 7:30 p.m. Nicholson Commons.

$23 / $29 Advance tickets required: 619-849-2325

Amy Mein, soprano, in faculty recital

Professor Amy Mein, soprano, presents her first recital since joining the voice faculty of Point Loma Nazarene University Music Department, of works by Vivaldi, Grieg, Strauss, and Bernstein. Piano accompaniment by the incomparable Ines Irawati.

Tuesday, April 4, 7:30 p.m.

Concert Band Spring Concert

Concert band's final performance of the semester. With dessert reception.

Friday, April 7, 7:30 p.m.

$5 / $3 with PLNU ID

Vocal Jazz Ensemble: Swingin’

Saturday, April 8, 7:30 p.m.

The Seaside Quartet: I’ll Remember April

Brenda Martin, piano; Phil Tyler, violin; Paivikki Nykter, viola; Cecilia Kim, cello

Sunday, April 9, 3:00 p.m.

Choral Spectrum 

Friday, April 21, 7:30 p.m.

$5 at the door

Point Loma Choral Union: Vivaldi Gloria

Community and student singers, orchestra, and student soloists collaborate in Point Loma Choral Union to present Antonio Vivaldi's most popular setting of the Gloria, RV589, written circa 1715.

Sunday, April 23, 3:00 p.m.

PLNU Jazz Band 

Monday, April 24, 7:30 p,m.

Orchestra Concerto Concert 

Select movements from orchestral works featuring solo performances by the semester's outstanding music students.

Friday, April 28, 7:30 p.m.