Concerts & Events

SEP 30

7:30 pm

OCT 10

6:00 pm

Starkville/MSU Symphony Concert

Jazz at the Renasant Bank

Renasant Bank, Starkville-MS

OCT 20

7:30 pm

Jazz Band Concert

Union Ballroom

Steinway School Initiative

Departmental News

Dr. Gary Packwood Headlines Jackson State University Choral Symposium


On September 15 -16, Dr. Packwood, MSU’s director of choral activities, led the second annual Choral Symposium at Jackson State University in Jackson, MS. Dr. Packwood presented four lectures and one music reading session.

Lions Band Clinics at MSU


The Woodwind, Brass, and Percussion faculty at Mississippi State University are offering a free one-on-one lesson for students auditioning for the Mississippi Lions All-State Band. All lessons will take place on Monday, October 9th: Woodwind and Brass will be from 1-5pm and Percussion will be from 12:00-2:30pm.

Jason Baker to Perform at Akron Festival


Jason Baker will be featured at the Noble Snare Festival on September 24th and 25th at the University of Akron. He will be performing his solo work "Non-Contradiction" and giving a lecture entitled "A Brief History of the People's Instrument." Jason's appearance is funded by the MSU College of Education Dean's Office, Yamaha, Sabian, Remo, Innovative Percussion, and Grover Pro Percussion.