Concerts & Events

JAN 27

7:30 pm

Lyceum Series - Black Violin

Popular Music

Bettersworth Auditorium - Lee Hall

JAN 29

6:30 pm

Jazz Band Concert

As part of the MSU Honor Band Clinic

McComas Theater

JAN 30

7:30 pm

Wind Ensemble Concert

As part of the MSU Honor Band Clinic

McComas Theater

Departmental News

Orff-Schulwerk Workshops Available This Summer


The Department of Music is pleased to announce that two Orff-Schulwerk workshops will be offered this summer.  "Introduction to Off-Schulwerk Teachers Education Workshop" will be held July 6-10 from 8:30-4:45.  "Level I Orff-Schulwerk Teachers Education Workshop" will be held July 6-17 from 8:30-4:30 (weekdays only).

Dr. Sobaskie Publishes in France


A chapter by James William Sobaskie appears in a new book,  L’analyse musicale aujourd’hui: Music Analysis Today, published by Éditions Delatour France.  Dr. Sobaskie's essay, “Rêveries within fantasies: the Barcarolles of Gabriel Fauré,” originated as a conference presentation given at the Université de Strasbourg in 2009, which was supported by the Mississippi State

February 14th Set as Preferred Audition Date for Music Majors


Prospective music majors are invited to schedule a scholarship audition on our preferred audition date, which is Saturday, February 14, 2015 for all areas (alternate dates are available by appointment).  For more information on the audition process and available scholarships, click here.  To schedule your audition, please contact