News and Recent Events
In the autumn of 2011, Boston College’s Burns Library acquired Cristóbal de Morales’s Missarum liber primus (1544). Two years later, Prof. Michael Noone's Ensemble Plus Ultra, came to the Burns Library to perform Morales’s music directly from his Missarum itself, just as it was originally sung in 16th-Century Toledo.
For some Boston College students, music isn’t just something they happen to be good at, or enjoy playing. It’s a means to make an impact on a child’s life.
Are you interested in taking private lessons on an instrument? Lessons through the Music Department are available for all BC students with registration. N.B. Private lesson fees apply to all registrations. Complete a registration form and we will sign you up!
On Saturday, November 9, professor and department chair Michael Noone directed his Ensemble Plus Ultra in their first concert for the Boston Early Music Festival. Hailed by the Boston Globe for their "warm, luminous sound," the group performed at St. Paul's Church in Cambridge.
On Monday, September 30, ensemble-in-residence The Callithumpian Consort appeared in concert in Gasson Hall to a large audience.