School of music
with Peter Van de Graaff
Upcoming Specials
11/15 at 7:30pm
BERLIOZ Corsair Overture; SCHUMANN Cello Concerto; DEBUSSY La Mer; Michelle Kesler, cello; Kory Katseanes, conductor

11/22 at 8am and 2pm
Thanksgiving is a time for gathering with loved ones to give thanks to God for the bounties of life. It’s a heartwarming holiday which opens the festive season. In this special, enjoy music performed by BYU’s combined choirs and philharmonic. In addition, learn about the history of this uniquely American holiday.

every good thing
11/22 at 9am and 3pm
Hosts Valerie Kahler and Steve Seel give thanks for one of life’s most meaningful gifts: music. Enjoy stories and a wide variety of music, with works from Mozart and Beethoven, to Copland and Whitacre

11/22 at noon
For listeners in the kitchen, on the road, or relaxing after the feast, Giving Thanks provides the perfect atmosphere for Thanksgiving: the warmth of great music, and truly memorable words which reflect on the meaning of the holiday. No clichés about pilgrims and pumpkin pies here. Instead, a contemporary celebration of the spirit of gratitude.

a feast for the ears
11/22 at 10am and 4pm
A melodic and intriguing exploration of Thanksgiving history, lore and roots in early European harvest festivals, as well as a thoughtful examination of the holiday's evolution and contemporary traditions. Enjoy highlights music by American composers such as Aaron Copland, Virgil Thomson, William Billings and Charles Ives, along with some undiscovered treasures by Rick Sowash and Mark O’Connor.

byu celebration of christmas
12/1 at 7:30pm
This concert always sells out, so if you don't have the good fortune to attend in person, here's the next best thing...a live broadcast. Performances by the BYU Philharmonic, Singers, Concert Choir, Women's Chorus, and Men's Chorus.