• Three Concerts to Cultivate a Lenten Attitude of Prayer

    All performances are free and open to the public

    March 25, 2014

    STEUBENVILLE, OH—Franciscan University of Steubenville will prayerfully observe the Lenten season with the presentation of three concerts. All performances are free and open to the public.

    Organ Studio Recital

    Friday, April 4, 7:30 p.m.

    St. Peter Catholic Church, Steubenville

    Enjoy the works of Bach, Gigout, Dupre, Buxtehude, Mendelssohn, Brahms, and Franck, as performed by the students in the organ studio of Professor Nicholas Will, Franciscan University assistant professor of sacred music.

    Concert for Holy Week

    Palm Sunday, April 13, 7:00 p.m.

    St. Alphonsus Church, Wheeling, WV

    The Schola Cantorum Franciscana will sing works by Palestrina, Allegri, Lotti, Viadana, Lassus, Gibbons, Howells, and Vaughan Williams.

    Tenebrae

    Wednesday, April 16, 7:00 p.m.

    Christ the King Chapel, Franciscan University of Steubenville

    The Schola Cantorum Franciscana will perform Tenebrae responsories written by Franciscan friar Lodovico da Viadana (1560-1627) as well as Gregorio Allegri's famous “Miserere.”