UPCOMING EVENTS

Welcome to our Upcoming Events page!  Please bookmark and refer back to this for current updates on our upcoming concerts, worship services, tours and other events.  All events are free unless otherwise noted, so we hope you can join us!

For any questions on upcoming events or to book a concert, please contact our Coordinators of Concert Operations:

  • Phone: 714-619-6410
  • Email: concerts@vanguard.edu

SATURDAY, February 25, 2017

Event: Annual Jazz & Guitar Festivals

Location: Newport Mesa Church & Needham Chapel • Vanguard University 

Time: All Day

 

TUESDAY, February 28, 2017

Event: Joshua Martin’s Junior Recital

Location: Needham Chapel • Vanguard University 

Time: 7:00 PM

 

TUESDAY, March 7, 2017

Event: Ashlee Rouland’s Senior Recital

Location: Needham Chapel • Vanguard University 

Time: 7:00 PM

 

FRIDAY, March 10, 2017

Event: NMUSD Solo/Ensemble Festival

Location: Needham Chapel • Vanguard University 

Time: All Day

 

WEDNESDAY, March 29, 2017

Event: Katherine Gonzalez’s Final Presentation

Location: Needham Chapel • Vanguard University 

Time: 7:00 PM

 

FRIDAY, March 31, 2017

Event: Kailyn Crandall & Courtney Warkentin’s Senior Recital

Location: Needham Chapel • Vanguard University 

Time: 7:00 PM

 

SUNDAY, April 2, 2017

Event: Concert Band Spring Concert

Location: Newport Mesa Church • Vanguard University 

Time: 7:00 PM

 

TUESDAY, April 4, 2017

Event: Melody Strickler’s Senior Recital

Location: Needham Chapel • Vanguard University 

Time: 7:00 PM

 

THURSDAY, April 6, 2017

Event: Chamber Music Consortium Spring Concert

Location: Needham Chapel • Vanguard University 

Time: 7:00 PM

 

FRIDAY, April 7, 2017

Event: Women’s Chorus Spring Concert

Location: Needham Chapel • Vanguard University 

Time: 7:00 PM

 

TUESDAY, April 11, 2017

Event: Percussion Ensemble Spring Concert

Location: Needham Chapel • Vanguard University 

Time: 7:00 PM

 

WEDNESDAY, April 12, 2017

Event: Annabella Cervero’s Senior Recital

Location: Needham Chapel • Vanguard University 

Time: 7:00 PM

 

WEDNESDAY, April 18, 2017

Event: Guitar Ensemble Concert

Location: Needham Chapel • Vanguard University 

Time: 7:00 PM

 

FRIDAY, April 21, 2017

Event: University Orchestra Spring Concert

Location: Newport Mesa Church • Vanguard University 

Time: 6:00 PM

PAST FALL 2016 EVENTS

TUESDAY, December 6, 2016

Event: Christmas Fantasia

Location: Segerstrom Center for the Arts

Time: 8:00 PM

FRIDAY, December 2, 2016

Event: Christmas Fantasia

Location: St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church

Time: 8:00 PM

WEDNESDAY, November 30, 2016

Event: Worship Studies Final Presentation: Kristina Herrmann

Location: Seabreeze Church; 18162 Gothard St, Huntington Beach, CA 92648

Time: 7:00 PM

SUNDAY, November 20, 2016

Event: Concert Band Concert #2

Location: Newport Mesa Church – VU campus

Time: 7:00 PM

 

THURSDAY, November 17, 2016

Event: Chamber Music Consortium

Location: Needham Chapel

Time: 7:00 PM

 

WEDNESDAY, November 16, 2016

Event: JR Recital: John Santamaria

Location: Needham Chapel

Time: 7:00 PM

 

FRIDAY, November 11, 2016

Event: Opera Scenes Final Performance

Location: Needham Chapel

Time: 7:00 PM

TUESDAY, November 8, 2016

Event: Jazz-O-Lantern Concert

Location: Newport Mesa Church – VU campus

Time: 7:00 PM

 

WEDNESDAY, November 2, 2016

Event: Guitar Ensemble Concert

Location: Needham Chapel

Time: 7:00 PM

FRIDAY, October 21, 2016

Event: Orchestra Fall Concert

Location: Newport Mesa Church – VU campus

Time: 7:00 PM

PAST SPRING 2016 EVENTS

SUNDAY, May 1, 2016

Event: Vanguard Singers and Band at Covina Assembly

Location: Covina Assembly, Covina CA

Time: 5:00 PM

 

SUNDAY, May 1, 2016

Event: University Orchestra Worship Service

Location: Bethany Church, Long Beach, CA

Time: 9:00 AM

SUNDAY, APRIL 24, 2016

Event: Concert Choir’s Spring Concert

Location: St. Andrews Presbyterian, Newport Beach CA

Time: 4:00 PM

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 20, 2016

Event: Dr. Ryan Reithmeier & Dr. Izumi Kashiwagi Recital: Des Knaben Wunderhorn

Location: Needham Chapel

Time: 10:00 AM

SUNDAY, APRIL 17, 2016

Event: Concert Band Performance

Location: Newport Mesa Church – On Campus

Time: 7:00 PM

 

SUNDAY, APRIL 17, 2016

Event: Concert Choir at South Coast Christian

Location: South Coast Christian Assembly

Time: 6:00 PM

SUNDAY, APRIL 17, 2016

Event: Vanguard Singers and Band at Riverview Church

Location: Riverview Church, Fallbrook, CA

Time: 8:00 AM, 9:30 AM, and 11:00 AM 

FRIDAY, APRIL 15, 2016

Event: Newport Mesa School District Solo & Ensemble Festival

Location: Needham Chapel

Time: 7:00 PM

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 13, 2016

Event: Chamber Music Concert

Location: Needham Chapel

Time: 7:00 PM

TUESDAY, APRIL 12, 2016

Event: Percussion Ensemble Concert

Location: Needham Chapel

Time: 7:00 PM

 

FRIDAY, APRIL 8, 2016

Event: Vocal Studio Class

Location: Needham Chapel

Time: 2:30 PM

 

THURSDAY, APRIL 7, 2016

Event: Cosette Percy’s Senior Recital and Javier Castillo’s Junior Recital

Location: Needham Chapel

Time: 7:00 PM

TUESDAY, APRIL 5, 2016

Event: Christopher Trimmer’s Junior Recital

Location: Needham Chapel

Time: 7:00 PM

SUNDAY, APRIL 3, 2016

Event: Concert Choir at Northills Church morning services

Location: North Hills Church, Brea, CA

Time: 9:00 and 10:45 AM

 

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2016

Event: 2016 Guitar Festival

Featured: Participating School Guitar Ensembles

Location: Newport Mesa Church – VU Campus

Time: 9:00 AM

Info on our Guitar Festival

 

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2016

Event: 2016 Jazz Festival

Featured: Participating School Jazz Ensembles and Bands

Location: Newport Mesa Church – VU Campus

Time: 9:00 AM

Info on our Jazz Festival

 

FRIDAY, MARCH 11, 2016 – TUESDAY, MARCH 15, 2016

Event: 2016 Spring Tour #1

Featured: University Orchestra

Location: California & Arizona

Info on our Spring Tours

 

SATURDAY, MARCH 12, 2016 – FRIDAY, MARCH 18, 2016

Event: 2016 Spring Tour #2

Featured: Women’s Chorus

Location: California, Oregon & Washington

Info on our Spring Tours

 

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 30, 2016

Event: Women’s Chorus in VU Chapel

Location: NMC

Time: 10:00 AM

 

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 30, 2016

Event: Guitar Ensemble Concert

Location: Needham Chapel

Time: 7:00 PM

 

PAST FALL 2015 EVENTS

 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2015

Event: Bachelor of Music – Student Recital

Featured Students: Jamie Spehar, Ryan Yoder

Location: Needham Chapel – VU Campus

Time: 7:00 PM

Info on our Bachelor of Music concentration

 

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2015

Event: “Jazz Appetizer”

Feature Ensemble: Jazz Ensemble & Jazz Combo

Location: Newport Mesa Church – VU Campus

Time: 7:00 PM

Info on our Jazz Ensemble

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2015

Event: VU Family Weekend – Featuring the Department of Music

Feature Ensembles: Open House Rehearsals – Concert Choir, Concert Orchestra, Jazz Ensemble, Women’s Chorus

Location: Needham Chapel – VU Campus

Time: 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM

Info on Family Weekend

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2015

Event: VU Family Weekend – Featuring the Department of Music

Feature Ensemble: LIFEsong

Location: Scott Building – VU Campus

Time: 10:00 AM

Info on Family Weekend

 

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2015

Event: VU Family Weekend – Featuring the Department of Music

Feature Ensemble: Concert Band

Location: Newport Mesa Church – VU Campus

Time: 7:00 PM

Info on Family Weekend

 

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2015

Event:  Worship Service Concert

Feature Ensemble:  Women’s Chorus

Location: Harbor Trinity Church

Time: 10:00 AM Morning Service

Info on HTC

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2015

Event:  Orchestra Fall Concert

Feature Ensemble:  University Orchestra

Location: Newport Mesa Church – VU Campus

Time: 7:30 PM

Info on our University Orchestra

 

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2015

Event:  Worship Service Concert

Feature Ensemble:  University Orchestra

Location: Irvine Presbyterian Church

Time: 10:00 AM Morning Service

Info on IPC

 

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2015

Event:  Invitational Choral Festival

Feature Ensemble:  Women’s Choirs Festival (SSA)

Location: VU Campus

Time: 6:00 PM

Info on our Choral Festival

 

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2015

Event:  Invitational Choral Festival

Feature Ensemble:  Mixed Choirs Festival (SATB)

Location: VU Campus

Time: 1:00 PM

Info on our Choral Festival

 

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2015

Event: “Jazz-O-Lantern” Jazz Fall Concert

Feature Ensemble: Jazz Ensemble & Jazz Combo

Location: Newport Mesa Church – VU Campus

Time: 7:00 PM

Info on our Jazz Ensemble

 

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2015

Event:  Duo Turgeon Masterclass and Performance

Feature Artist:  Duo Turgeon

Location: Needham Chapel – VU Campus

Time: 10:00 AM.  The duo will give a masterclass to students who are emphasizing in the piano performance degree, and will perform for the second portion of the event.

Tickets: $10 for adults, $5 for students, Free for Vanguard University students.

Info on Duo Turgeon

 

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2015

Event:  Worship Service Concert

Feature Ensemble:  Women’s Chorus

Location: Living Water Christian Fellowship

Time: 10:00 AM Morning Service

Info on LWCF

 

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2015

Event:  School Assembly Concert

Feature Ensemble:  University Orchestra

Location: Marina High School

Time: 11:00 AM

Info on Marina HS

 

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2015

Event:  Worship Service Concert

Feature Ensemble:  University Orchestra

Location: Christ Central of Southern California

Time: 9:30 AM Youth Service, 11:00 AM Adult Service

Info on CCSC

 

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2015

Event:  Worship Service Concert

Feature Ensemble:  LIFEsong

Location: Harvest Rock Christian Center

Time: 10:30 AM Morning Service

Info on Harvest Rock CC

 

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2015

Event:  Concert Band Fall Concert

Feature Ensemble:  Concert Band

Location: Newport Mesa Church – VU Campus

Time: 7:00 PM

Info on Concert Band

 

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 4, 2015

Event: Christmas Fantasia 2015

Feature Ensembles: All Ensembles of the Department of Music

Location: St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church

Time: 8:00 PM

Info on Christmas Fantasia 2015

 

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2015

Event: Christmas Fantasia 2015

Feature Ensembles: All Ensembles of the Department of Music

Location: Segerstrom Center for the Arts

Time: 8:00 PM

Info on Christmas Fantasia 2015