Artists Inspiring Community

Artists Inspiring Community

Renowned soprano Kathleen Battle to perform Underground Railroad program at the Center

Renowned operatic soprano and five-time Grammy Award winner Kathleen Battle brings her critically acclaimed "Underground Railroad: A... Read More

Elkhart STEM+Music students to perform with Third Coast Percussion

Students at Roosevelt STEAM Academy and Pierre Moran Middle School spent several months this semester building instruments and composing... Read More

Alumnus brings together music performance and theory to examine historical piano improvisation

Music theory and performance are often thought of as separate — you study the structures and history of music, or you master an... Read More

Philip, Percussion + Perpetulum (Part 2)

By the time the four of us in Third Coast Percussion were studying music in college, the percussion ensemble was a part of nearly every... Read More

Philip, Percussion + Perpetulum (Part 1)

Philip Glass came of age as a musician at the same time the percussion ensemble was first emerging in the … Read More

Trike Theatre uses STEAM for “Go, Dog. Go!”

Have you ever attended a play and wondered how in the world the artists created what you experienced? Trike Theatre‘s … Read More

UZIMA! Celebrates Wholeness, Health, and Life in Every Performance

In 2003, Kelly Morgan left her life in New York and came to South Bend with her family. Upon her … Read More

Quick Take with Third Coast Percussion

It’s July 13, 2018, and Third Coast Percussion is winding down from a video shoot at their North Side Chicago … Read More

Arturo Sandoval returns to Notre Dame for concert, halftime performance in support of Christmas album

This article originally appeared in Notre Dame News on September 26, 2018. Reposted with permission. Award-winning jazz trumpeter, pianist... Read More

Stabat Mater (The Mother Stood)

The Stabat Mater, which words translate from their Latin to mean “the mother stood,” descends to us today from a 13th-century poem of... Read More

1968, Resistance + Reaching Higher Ground

“Do they know about Martin Luther King?” This soft aside, caught by microphone above the din of a roiling crowd in Indianapolis, is the... Read More

#WildSound Contest Celebrates Sounds from Everyday Life

The #wildsound Songwriting Contest was a nation-wide songwriting contest created by the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center to celebrate the... Read More