Concerts & Events
The United States Air Force Band of the West, Brass Quintet and Percussion
First United Methodist Church, Starkville-MS
Big Band Jazz Music
Renasant Bank, Starkville-MS
Dr. Clifton Taylor's composition for concert band and solo jazz trombone, Slidin' Down the Mississippi, has been published by Grand Mesa Music Publishers. Three early twentieth century tunes provide the geographical and musical framework for the arrangement: St. Louis Blues and Memphis Blues by W.C. Handy, and Way Down Yonder in New Orleans by Henry Creamer and Jay Layton.
Michael Brown, Professor of Music, performed a solo trumpet version of "My Way", made famous by Frank Sinatra for the MSU Memorial service for Jack Cristil. Mr. Cristil was "the voice of the Bulldogs" announcing sporting events for MSU for 58 years.
Epsilon Chi wins SAI AwardEach year the Provinces of Sigma Alpha Iota select chapters to receive the Outstanding Chapter of the Year Award. This year’s award for Rho B in Region IV has been awarded to Mississippi State’s Epsilon Chi chapter for their success in displaying the objectives of this international music fraternity. The presence of Sigma Alpha Iota is recognized in the community, in