Dr. Michael Patilla, professor of guitar, published "One, Two and Three for solo guitar" in August, 2017. This three movement work is approximately 6 minutes in length. The first movement is lyrical and expressive, the second is based on blues music of the Mississippi delta, and the third is lively and virtuosic. The work is available from SMP Press.
Our annual Marching Honor Band is scheduled for Saturday, September 2nd when the Bulldogs take on Charleston Southern. Kickoff is set for 3:00 pm CDT. Participants must be in 9th grade or above to be accepted, and participation will be limited to the first 250 paid registered students, so get your application in early!
The MSU Music Department will offer the three component tests of the Upper Division Proficiency Examination in Music Theory on Thursday, August 10, 2017, starting at 9:00 a.m. Incoming transfer students who have successfully completed at least three (3) semesters of music theory and ear training courses, and current MSU music majors who have successfully completed at least three semesters of m