Concerts & Events

MAY 16

8:00 am

Solo and Ensemble Festival

Instruments: flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, bass clarinet, alto saxophone, tenor saxophone, French horn, trumpet, baritone/euphonium, trombone, tuba, piano, and percussion.

MSU Solo and Ensemble Festival

MSU Solo and Ensemble Festival

Departmental News

Music Department Faculty Receive College of Education Awards


Congratulations to two Music Department faculty members who received awards at the College of Education end of the year convocation, which was held on April 23rd. Dr. Gary Packwood, Associate Professor and Director of Choral Activities, received the Lucinda Rose Teaching Award.  Dr. Craig Aarhus, Associate Professor and Associate Director of Bands, received the Clyde Muse Service Award.

Dr. Anthony Kirkland to Present Masterclass in Florida


Dr. Anthony Kirkland will present a master class for high school brass players in Orange Park, Florida, on May 20th. He will also perform as trumpet soloist with the Oakleaf High School Concert Band in Orange Park on Thursday, May 21st.​