Concerts & Events

AUG 24

1:00 pm

AUG 28

7:30 pm

Faculty Recital - Michael Patilla, guitar

Harrison Auditorium - Giles Architecture Building

SEP 14

Choral Colloquium

McComas Theater

SEP 15

7:30 pm

Guest Artists - Freedom Brass Quintet

The United States Air Force Band of the West, Brass Quintet and Percussion

McComas Theater

Departmental News

Music Department Welcomes Dr. Barry E. Kopetz as New Department Head


An experienced Ohio conductor and educator is the new head of Mississippi State's music department.Barry E. Kopetz began his administrative duties at the university Aug. 1.

Drum Circle for MS School for Math and Science (MSMS)


Dr. Bob facilitated a drum circle at MSMS on August 13th for Dawn Barham and the students in her orchestra class.  The theme for the day was teamwork.  The students sang, played a large assortment of world perucssion instruments (including drums), and shared ideas about teamwork for the one hour event.  MSMS is located on the campus of Mississippi University for Women in Columbus, MS. 

Music class for family conference


Dr. Bob taught a music class to 25 adopted children for the "Coming Together As A Family Conference" on August 1st.  Dr.