Concerts & Events

MAR 21

7:30 pm

Starkville-Mississippi State University Symphony Orchestra

Italian Ideals

Bettersworth Auditorium - Lee Hall

MAR 22

3:00 pm

Student Recital - Kelcey Whitfield, clarinet

Harrison Auditorium - Giles Architecture Building

MAR 25

11:00 am

Guest Artist - Andy Harnsberger, marimba


Band and Choral Rehearsal Hall

MAR 25

7:30 pm

Guest Artist - Andy Harnsberger, marimba


Band and Choral Rehearsal Hall

MSU Solo and Ensemble Festival

Departmental News

Dr. Kirkland and Dr. Baker to perform at UAB

Dr. Anthony Kirkland, trumpet, and Dr. Jason Baker, percussion, will perform at the University of Alabama, Birmingham, on Wednesday, March 4th.  The program will feature chamber music for trumpet and percussion duo and will take place during the weekly series at the Hulsey Center Recital Hall at 12:20 pm.

Black History Month program at Annunciation Catholic School

Dr. Bob led a group of drummers and dancers in a celebration of African musical heritage at Annunciation Catholic School point on February 20th.  The program was presented to all of the K-8 students and their teachers.  The drum ensemble consisted of Dr. Bob’s jembe students: J.T. Doughty, Will Doughty, Bonnie Refro, Ada Fulgham, Lilly Fulgham, and J.C.

AFRICA: The Continent, Armstrong Middle School Community Night

Dr. Bob contributed to the Armstrong Middle School AFRICA program through collaboration with Mrs. Staggers, the drama teacher, and Mr. Staggers, the general music teacher.  The AFRICA program on February 19th was the school’s Community Night celebration of Black History Month.  Dr. Bob began working with Mrs.