Bringing a whole world of music to Scranton
The University of Scranton Performing Arts Series and The Scranton Brass Orchestra present concert performances by renowned musicians.
They also closely coordinate programming with the Bands, Choirs and String Ensembles to offer special masterclasses, workshops and lectures by visiting artists.
All performances are free of charge and open to the public. Most performances take place in the restored Houlihan-McLean Center concert hall. The stunning venue is equipped with a historic Steinway B grand piano and a fully restored Austin Opus 301 symphonic organ.
Some of the renowned musicians, orchestras and ensembles who have graced their stage include:
The New York Trumpet Ensemble
The Manhattan School of Music Brass Orchestra
The National Jazz Museum in Harlem All-Stars
The Juilliard Jazz Orchestra
The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra