Concerts & Events

SEP 3

7:30 pm

Faculty Recital - Michael Patilla, guitar

Harrison Auditorium - Giles Architecture Building

SEP 13

8:00 am

SEP 14

8:00 am

SEP 18

7:30 pm

Starkville - MSU Symphony Orchestra

MUW Whitfield Hall - Rent Auditorium, Columbus-MS

MSU Solo and Ensemble Festival

MSU Solo and Ensemble Festival

Departmental News

Dr. Baker published ragtime xylophone arrangement


Jason Baker’s arrangement of George Hamilton Green’s “Log Cabin Blues” for concert band with xylophone soloist was recently published by HoneyRock Publications. This piece was originally composed for ragtime xylophone and piano in 1917 and has been performed as one of the most popular solos in this style since that time.

Remembering Bamboula


Dr. Bob’s article about the bamboula drum, rhythm, and dance was published in the July, 2015 issue of the Percussive Notes.  Percussive Notes is the official journal of the Percussive Arts Society, whose mission is to inspire, educate, and support percussionists throughout the world.