Meet Our Staff

Additional Staff
Nick Costa Percussion Specialist, Drum Line Coordinator nickcostamusic@me.com
Tim Evers Director of the Villanova Singers tevers@waynepres.org
Diane Gangi George Coordinator of the Band Auxiliary:  Dance Team, Wildcat Dancers, & Twirlers diane.george@villanova.edu
Christopher Kehoe Villanova Singers' Accompanist
ckehoe@eastern.edu
Jacquelyn Kupferer Dance Consultant jacquelynkupferer@gmail.com
Stephen McWilliams Villanova Student Theatre &
Villanova Student Musical Theatre Coordinator
stephen.mcwilliams@villanova.edu
Melissa Vella Salcedo Dance Ensemble Director melissavella@jaxumrecords.com
Carol Fulton Spinelli Villanova Voices Accompanist cfsmusic@aol.com
William Whitaker Jazz Ensemble Director
Jazz Festival Director
Villanova Pops Director
bwhit123@comcast.net
Ruth Winslow Gospel Choir Director REWinslow@aol.com
  • The general contact number for the Office of Music Activities is 610-519-5050.
  • The Music Activities fax number is 610-519-7596.
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Featured Event

OneActs


The Villanova Student Theatre presents
Two Nights of One Acts
St. Mary's Theater, January 30-31

Upcoming Auditions

Acapella Auditions

Haveners, Minor Problem, NBT, Sirens, Spires, & Vocal Minority are holding auditions for Spring Semester on Saturday, January 24th in St. Mary's Hall (lower level)!  Signups begin at 8:30 am. Please prepare a verse and a chorus of at least one audition song (keep an alternate in mind). Come out and show us what you've got! We can't wait to hear you!

Music Activities Group Auditions

Student Theatre and Musical Theater have held auditions for their first spring shows.   Watch for an audition announcement for VSMT's 3rd Show and their end of semester Cabaret.

Other Auditions
Most groups do not require auditions.  Please join us at a rehearsal!

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