Upcoming Events

To mitigate the spread of COVID-19 on our campuses, the D’Angelo Department of Music is tentatively scheduling live-streaming events only for Fall 2020.

To be put on our Alert List for times, dates and access, please send your contact information (email, phone and/or text number, and mailing address) to

D'Angelo Department of Music

The D’Angelo Department of Music offers performances through its Faculty Recital Series, featuring monthly recitals of our talented instructors: ensemble performances of the Concert Choir, directed by C. Thomas Brooks; the Wind Ensemble and the Jazz Ensemble, both conducted by Dr. Scott Meier; the Mercyhurst Civic Orchestra, featuring D’Angelo students and advanced community musicians, directed by Jonathan R. Moser; and several Chamber Opera productions, and full-length, fully staged operas, directed by Louisa Jonason. In addition, many chamber groups – including brass, woodwind, clarinet, flute, voice, and others – perform throughout the year.

Please monitor this webpage to learn more about livestream events and in-person concerts, or contact us at to be put on our Alert List.

2020-2021 Academic Year Audition Dates

Fall 2020

Video Submissions With Zoom Interviews

  • Saturday, October 31, 2020
  • Saturday, November 14, 2020

Please register for your preferred date and submit your audition video one week before your Saturday audition date. We will schedule you for a Zoom meeting for that Saturday that will include an interview with our faculty, virtual lessons, and an informal discussion with our faculty and current students in your major.

Spring 2021

  • Saturday, January 23, 2021
  • Saturday, February 13, 2021
  • Saturday, February 27, 2021

Please watch for more information regarding in-person and virtual auditions. Contact us at to be put on our Alert List.

Open House Dates

Please watch for announcements. Contact us at to be put on our Alert List.

Saturday Workshops for Strings, Flute & Piano and PMEA District Audition Prep Day

Please watch for announcements. Contact us at to be put on our Alert List.

For more information, contact the D’Angelo Department of Music office at 814-824-2394, email, or visit the D'Angelo Department of Music webpage.

Roche Guest Artist Series

This season celebrates more than three decades of the Roche Guest Artist Series, made possible through the generosity of the TERRY AND MARGARET M. ROCHE FAMILY. Since its founding in 1988, the Roche Guest Artist Series has presented in our exceptional performance space, the Dr. Barrett and Catherine Walker Recital Hall, providing the greater Erie community free access to a unique mix of artists performing contemporary, jazz, renaissance, baroque, renaissance, and world music.