Office of Music Activities

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The Office of Music Activities promotes, maintains, and supervises the efforts of student performing groups on the Villanova campus. These groups include bands, choirs, a cappella, orchestra, dance groups, theater, musical theater and band auxiliary (half time dances & twirlers).

The Office of Music Activities provides Villanova students with unique opportunities to perform, travel, and share their talents and interests. Villanova musicians, dancers, and actors are from every school in the University. They form close friendships and develop high standards of performance, balanced by a spirit of fun and excitement.

Coming Up At Music Activities

April

22-23 Tickets for College: The Musical on sale in Connelly Lobby, 9:30-4:30.  Tickets also available online.
23-25 Villanova Student Musical Theater presents College: The Musical, St. Mary's Theater/Auditorium, 8pm each evening, with an additional 2pm Matinee on Saturday.  Tickets available online.
24

Villanova Student Musical Theatre General Body Meeting - 3pm, St. Mary's Room 16

Student Development hosts a Concert at the Oreo, 6pm

25

Sirens end of semester concert Driscoll 134, 2pm.

Villanova Pops Orchestra Concert, 3pm, St. Mary's Chapel.

Jazz Band Concert - Connelly Cinema 6pm

Spires & NBT end of semester concert - Driscoll 134, 7pm

26 Villanova Band Spring Concert, Villanova Room, 3pm

Supernovas & Haveners Concert, end of semester concert, Driscoll 134, 6:30pm
28 Villanova Voices & Singers Formal
30 Band Formal

Villanova Student Musical Theater Cabaret, St. Mary's Auditorium, 8pm.

May

1

Voices exam week Survival Kit fundraiser delivery day.

Minor Problem end of semester concert, St. Mary's Chapel, 3pm

15 Baccalaureate
16 Commencement
The Band, and Seniors of our Choirs and Theatre Groups participate in Commencement by providing music and the singing of the Alma Mater and National Anthem.

View performances and events for a complete list of performances for this Academic Year (upcoming & past).

Contact Us

Office of Music Activities
Villanova University
800 Lancaster Ave
Villanova, PA 19085
Phone: (610) 519-5050
Fax: (610) 519-7596
E-mail:  Visit our staff page.

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Featured Events

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A Cappella
all weekend
in Driscoll 134!

Sirens
4/25, 2pm
Spires & NBT
4/25, 7pm
Haveners & Supernovas
4/26, 6:30pm

Rehearsals

Join one of our performing groups! Stop by a rehearsal!

Instrumental

  • Band - Mon & Tu 6-8pm.  St. Mary's Band Room.
  • Jazz Band - Wed 6-8pm, St. Mary's Jazz Room.
  • Orchestra - Mon 8-10pm, St. Mary's Chapel.  Strings only Thurs 6-8pm, St. Mary's Chapel.  

Choral

  • Gospel Choir - Tu & Th 5:30-7:30, St. Mary's Chapel (Tu) & Jazz Band Room (Th)
  • Villanova Voices - MW 5-6:30; St. Mary's Chapel.  
  • Villanova Singers - MW 5-6:30; St. Mary's Auditorium. 

Theatre

  • Villanova Student Musical Theatre - To get involved, join us at a General Meeting, 2:30-3:30pm - St. Mary's Auditorium, 8/29, 9/5, 9/19, 10/3, 10/10, 10/24, 11/14, 11/21, 12/5.   Rehearsals for auditioned parts are held prior to productions.
  • Villanova Student Theatre - Rehearsals for auditioned parts are held prior to productions.

Dance - Dance Rehearsals all take place in St. Mary's Dance Studio

  • Dance Company/Ensemble - Sun, 1-5; Mon 6-8; Wed 6-8:30
  • 'Nova Nassa - Sun, 7-9; Mon 9:30-11; Wed 8:30-11
  • Ablaze - Sun, 5-7; Tues 5:30-7:30
  • Irish Dance Team - Mon, 8-9:30; Tues 7:30-9:30; Thurs 6-9
  • Wazobia - Tues 9:30-11; Thurs 9-11; Fri 7-9
  • Superlative - Sunday 9-11:30
  • Breakdance - Friday 3-5
  • Baila Latino - Friday 5-7; Sat 2-5
  • Tae Kwan Do - Sat 10-2
  • Marital Arts - Sat 5-6:30

A Capella - A Capella schedules to be determined after fall auditions

  • Haveners
  • Nothing but Treble
  • Sirens
  • Supernovas
  • Minor Problem
  • Vocal Minority

Villanova Music Downloads

* vualmamater.pdf
VU Alma Mater Sheet Music
* alma_mater_band.mp3
VU Alma Mater Played by VU Band
* alma_mater_singers.mp3
VU Alma Mater Sung by VU Singers
* vufightsong.pdf
VU Fight Song Sheet Music
* fight_song.mp3
VU Fight Song Performed by VU Band