Meet Our Staff

Part Time Professional Staff/Advisors
Jacquelyn Fowler Villanova Dance Team Coach jacquelyn.fowler@villanova.edu
Diane Gangi George Twirlers Coach diane.george@villanova.edu
Emily Jendra '15 Assistant Dance Team Coach emily.jendra@villanova.edu
Ted Latham Villanova Singers Director edward.latham@villanova.edu
Melissa Vella Salcedo Dance Ensemble Director melissa.vellasalcedo@villanova.edu
Krista Umile Chamber Strings Director
krista.umile@villanova.edu
  • The general contact number for the Office of Music Activities is 610-519-7214.
  • The Music Activities fax number is 610-519-7596.
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Contact Us

Office of Music Activities
Villanova University
800 Lancaster Ave
Villanova, PA 19085
Phone: (610) 519-7214
Fax: (610) 519-7596
E-mail:  Visit our staff page.

dance team
The Villanova Dance Team along with Wil D. Cat compete at the UDA National Championship in Orlando, January 18.
Singin' in The Rain
February 18-22, 2020 | St. Mary's Theatre
A Cappella Palooza
A Cappella Palooza - March 20, 2020 | Jake Nevin Fieldhouse

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 Band Room.
  • Orchestra - Mon 7:30-9:30pm, St. Mary's Chapel.  Strings only Thurs 6-8pm, St. Mary's Chapel.  

Choral

  • Villanova Voices - MW 5-6:30; St. Mary's Theatre
  • Villanova Singers - MW 5-6:30; St. Mary's Chapel

Theatre

  • Villanova Student Musical Theatre - To get involved, join us at a General Meeting, dates will be posted here near the start of the Spring Semester.   Rehearsals for auditioned parts are held prior to productions.
  • Villanova Student Theatre - Rehearsals for auditioned parts are held prior to productions.

Dance - most Rehearsals take place in St. Mary's Dance Studio.   Following is LAST YEAR's schedule.   This will be updated at the start of Fall '18.

  • Dance Company/Ensemble - Sun, 10-4:30; Mon 8-10pm; Wed 6-8pm
  • 'Nova Nassa - Sun, 8:30-11:30pm; Mon 10-11:30pm; Wed 8-11pm
  • Ablaze - Sun, 6:30-8:30pm; Tues 5:30-7:30pm
  • Irish Dance Team - Mon, 6-8pm; Tues 7:30-9:30pm; Thurs 8-11pm; Sat 1-3pm
  • Wazobia - Fri 4:30-7pm; Sat 9am-1pm
  • Superlative - Sun 4-6pm; Fri 2-4:30pm
  • Baila Latino - Tues 9:30pm-11pm; Sat 3-5

A Capella

  • Haveners
  • Measure Up
  • Minor Problem
  • Nothing but Treble
  • Sirens
  • Spires
  • Supernovas
  • Vocal Minority

Villanova Music Downloads

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