Student Ensemble Series

Student Ensemble Series

Student Ensemble Series

Student Ensemble Series

Student Ensemble Series

Student Ensemble Series

Student Ensemble Series

Student Ensemble Series

 

All concerts and recitals are free and do not require tickets, unless otherwise noted

 

 

 

2022/2023 Student Ensemble Series

Choral, Orchestra, Jazz, Bands, Instrumental Chamber Ensembles, Additional Student Concerts

CHORAL

The Chamber Choir is a select, auditioned ensemble of mixed voices.
The University Choir is a large ensemble of mixed voices and is open to all students.
Bel Canto is a select, auditioned ensemble of treble voices.
Cantabile is a select, auditioned ensemble of bass and tenor voices.

Sunday, October 9, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. ~ CANCELLED DUE TO HURRICANE IAN
Chamber & University Choirs, Bel Canto & Cantabile        
Naples United Church of Christ, 5200 Crayton Rd., Naples

 

Tuesday, November 29, 2022 at 4:00 & 7:00 p.m.         
Choirs & Symphony Orchestra: Joyful & Triumphant       
Moorings Presbyterian Church, 791 Harbour Dr., Naples
Please consider an RSVP to this event by registering at fgcu.edu/joyful

 

Saturday, January 28, 2023 at 7:30 p.m.
Chamber Choir with Alumni Choir                          
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU Campus

 

Saturday, February 4, 2023 at 7:00 p.m.            
Bel Canto & Cantabile Sing Out! celebrating Black History Month                     
First Assembly of God, 4701 Summerlin Rd, Fort Myers

        

Sunday, February 26, 2023 at 4:00 p.m.              
Chamber Choir Bon Voyage Concert
First Presbyterian Church of Naples, 250 6th St S, Naples

 

Sunday, April 16, 2023 at 4:00 p.m.
Chamber & University Choirs with Symphony Orchestra
First Presbyterian Church of Bonita Springs, 9751 Bonita Beach Rd SE, Bonita Springs

 

Tuesday, April 25, 2023 at 4:00 p.m.
Chamber Choir                                   
Bower Chapel, 130 Moorings Park Dr, Naples

 

Friday, April 28, 2023 at 7:30 p.m.                      
Bel Canto & Cantabile                       
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU Campus

 

 

ORCHESTRA

The Symphony Orchestra is a large, auditioned ensemble performing standard symphonic literature. Students of all majors are eligible to participate. Regular collaborations with FGCU choral ensembles include the annual holiday concert, Joyful & Triumphant.

Sunday, October 23, 2022 at 3:00 p.m.              
Symphony Orchestra                        
Moorings Presbyterian Church, 791 Harbour Dr., Naples ***Please note the change of venue

 

Tuesday, November 29, 2022 at 4:00 & 7:00 p.m.         
Choirs & Symphony Orchestra: Joyful & Triumphant       
Moorings Presbyterian Church, 791 Harbour Dr., Naples
Please consider an RSVP to this event by registering at fgcu.edu/joyful

 

***Friday, December 2 at 7:30 p.m.  
All is Bright ~ FGCU Strings play a concert to benefit the residents of Sanibel
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU Campus
This concert is free and open to the public ***Please note the change of time and location for this concert. It was initially to be held at the Sanibel Luminary Festival.

 

Sunday, February 19, 2023 at 3:00 p.m.               
Symphony Orchestra                        
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU Campus

 

Sunday, April 16, 2023 at 4:00 p.m.                      
Symphony Orchestra with Chamber & University Choirs                       
First Presbyterian Church of Bonita Springs, 9751 Bonita Beach Rd SE, Bonita Springs

 

 

JAZZ

The Bower School of Music offers a variety of jazz esperiences from an auditioned big band to various combos.
Sponsored by Dorothy and John Guigon.

Sunday, September 25, 2022 at 3:00 p.m.
Jazz Ensemble                                  
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU Campus

 

Sunday, November 6, 2022 at 3:00 p.m.             
Jazz Ensemble                                  
Cape Coral High School, 2300 Santa Barbara Blvd., Cape Coral

 

Sunday, February 12, 2023 at 3:00 p.m.   
Jazz Ensemble                                  
Cape Coral High School, 2300 Santa Barbara Blvd., Cape Coral

           

Saturday, April 22, 2023 at 7:30 p.m.                  
Jazz Ensemble                                   
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU Campus

 

 

BANDS

The FGCU Wind Orchestra and Symphonic Band perform the highest quality music composed and adapted for wind band.

Monday, September 19, 2022 at 7:30 p.m.          
Wind Orchestra                                 
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU Campus       

 

Thursday, September 22, 2022 at 7:30 p.m.        
Symphonic Band                               
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU Campus

 

Wednesday, October 19, 2022 at 7:30 p.m.        
Wind Orchestra                                 
Cape Coral High School, 2300 Santa Barbara Blvd, Cape Coral

 

Tuesday, November 15, 2022 at 7:30 p.m.          
Symphonic Band (Blue Band)         
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU Campus

 

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 7:30 p.m.    
Wind Orchestra                                 
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU Campus

 

Thursday, November 17, 2022 at 7:30 p.m.       
Symphonic Band (Green Band)     
Cypress Lake High School, 6750 Panther Ln, Ft. Myers

 

Wednesday, February 8, 2023 at 7:30 p.m.        
Wind Orchestra                                 
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU Campus

 

Thursday, February 9, 2023 at 7:30 p.m.            
Symphonic Band                               
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU Campus

 

Friday, March 17, 2023 at 7:30 p.m.                   
Wind Orchestra                                 
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU Campus

 

Friday, April 14, 2023 at 7:30 p.m.                        
Wind Orchestra                                 
Fort Myers High School, 2635 Cortez Blvd, Fort Myers

 

Tuesday, April 18, 2023 at 7:30 p.m.                  
Symphonic Band (Green Band)       
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU Campus

 

Thursday, April 27, 2023 at 7:30 p.m.                
Symphonic Band (Blue Band)         
North Fort Myers High School, 5000 Orange Grove Blvd, North Fort Myers

 

 

Instrumental Chamber Ensembles

The Bower School of Music offers instrumental ensembles of modest size to perform chamber music.

Monday, November 7, 2022 at 7:30 p.m.            
Wind Chamber Ensembles             
U. Tobe Recital Hall,  Music Building, FGCU Campus

 

Tuesday, November 8, 2022 at 7:30 p.m.            
Percussion Chamber Ensembles   
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU Campus

 

Friday, November 18, 2022 at 7:30 p.m.            
String Chamber Ensembles             
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU Campus

 

Tuesday, April 11, 2023 at 7:30 p.m.                    
Wind Chamber Ensembles              
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU Campus

 

Wednesday, April 12, 2023 at 7:30 p.m.              
Percussion Chamber Ensembles   
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU Campus

 

Thursday, April 13, 2023 at 7:30 p.m.             
String Chamber Ensembles             
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU Campus

 

 

ADDITIONAL STUDENT CONCERTS

Thursday, December 8, 2022 at 7:30 p.m.          
Piano Ensemble                               
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU Campus

 

Saturday, March 25, 2023 at 7:30 p.m.                
Make Them Hear You Student Cabaret, directed by Julie Bearden Carver                      
U. Tobe Recital Hall, Music Building, FGCU Campus