Join friends and family in Metairie’s Lafreniere Park for our annual Swing in the Park. Bring your lawn chairs, food, and refreshments and enjoy a program of familiar musical favorites from the past and present.
The Symphony Fun Run is back! The LPO is partnering with the New Orleans Track Club to have a 2 mile foot race alongside our annual Park Concert.
6:00 pm – LPO Music for Life Performance in front of the Peristyle
7:00 pm – LPO Performance in the Peristyle
New Orleans City Park, Goldring Woldenberg Great Lawn
Join friends and family in New Orleans City Park for our annual Swing in the Oaks. Bring your lawn chairs, food, and refreshments and enjoy a program of familiar musical favorites from the past and present. This year is the 50th anniversary of Earth Day as well as the 250th anniversary of Beethoven’s life which will be reflected in the program selections.
This year’s Loyola Band Festival welcomes guest composer Dana Wilson and soloist Matt Lemmler. The festival will conclude with a concert featuring Loyola’s consortium premier of Dana Wilson’s Concerto for Jazz Piano.
Founded in San Francisco in 1978, Chanticleer is known around the world as “an orchestra of voices” for the seamless blend of its twelve male voices ranging from countertenor to bass and its original interpretations of vocal literature, from Renaissance to jazz, and from gospel to venturesome new music.
They perform at Holy Name of Jesus Church to close the 2020 Loyola Choir Fest. Ticket required.
For the most up-to-date information on this and other events at the School of Music & Theatre Arts, visit Loyola Presents.
Fr. James Carter has always been an avid supporter of the arts, particularly of Loyola’s College of Music and Media. During his tenure as university president, Carter was an outspoken proponent of arts education, and demonstrated time and time again his commitment to Loyola’s unique tradition of excellence in this field.