The COD music faculty created Music Fridays @ Noon to showcase student, faculty, alumni and guest artists in a free, accessible daytime series of music performances and related events. The series is open to the entire COD community as a place where a broad spectrum of music is on display. Concerts are approximately one hour in length.


February 2: Faculty Spotlight: Ken Paoli
February 9: Roy McGrath’s Menjunje (Puerto Rican-inspired Jazz)*
February 16: Vocal Health Presentation with Ann Kolker Rychel
February 23: Faculty Recital


March 1: Blues Guitarist and Vocalist Ivy Ford*
March 8: Student Recital
March 15: Piano Recital: Carolyn Enger
March 22: Brown, Kolegas, & Ferguson Piano Trio: Women Composers
March 29: No program (Spring Break)


April 5: Faculty Spotlight: Matt Shevitz Duo, Trio, and Quartet*
April 12: Faculty Spotlight: Cacie Miller (piano): Passions for Our Tortured Planet
April 19: Faculty Spotlight: Patrick O’Shea
April 26: The Donovan Mixon Quartet with special guest Theodis Rodgers, Jr.*


May 3: Student Recital
May 10: Student Recital

All events are free and begin at noon in MAC Room 140, unless otherwise noted. For more information, contact Matt Shevitz at,

*Additional support is provided by the College of DuPage’s own WDCB, 90.9 FM, Chicago’s Home for Jazz.

For ADA accommodations, please email with the event title in the subject line and your accommodation request. Please email two weeks in advance.