Ives Concert Hall


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Ives Concert Hall is a multi use auditorium at Western Connecticut State University. With a capacity of 780, the Department of Music as well as community organizations use Ives Concert Hall for rehearsal space and performances.  Ives Concert Hall is equipped with a state of the art sound system that can accommodate a lecture or a group the size of the Tito Puente All Stars.  A reception room (WH 127) is available to provide small receptions in conjunction with events held in Ives. For more information regarding Ives Concert Hall, please contact Laura Piechota at piechotal@wcsu.edu.

Stage Accessories


  • 4 Wenger Versalite non skid 4’ x 6’ deck.  8”, 16”  height.

Acoustic Shell

  • Wenger Full Stage Custom Acoustical Shell.
  • Wenger Travelmaster Acoustical Shell with up to seven base panels and 6 filler panels.


  • 60 Wenger padded musician chairs
  • 45 Wenger student posture chairs
  • 50 Folding chairs

Music Stands

  • 120 Music stands


  • Baldwin 9’ Grand
  • Bosendorfer  9’ grand ( additional cost)
  • Steinway 9’ grand
  • Upright and / or baby grand available upon request

Sound System

  • Allen & Heath   GL 3300 24X8 Mixing Console
  • Ashly   GQX-3102
  • Ashly   GQX-3101
  • Ashly   GQX-1502
  • dbx   166XL Compressor Limiter/Gate  (3)
  • dbx   1066 Compressor Limiter/Gate
  • Denon   DN-770R Stereo Cassette Deck
  • Drawmer   MX40 Punch Gate
  • HHB   CDR-850 CD-R
  • Panasonic   SV-3800 DAT Recorder
  • QSC   CX Series Amplifiers
  • Yamaha   REV500 Digital Reverberator   (2)
  • Yamaha   SPX990 Multi-effect Processor


  • AKG
    • C 535 EB (2)
    • C 3000 B (2)
    • C SE 300 B (4)
  • Shure
    • SM 57 (6)
    • SM 58 (2)

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