Departmental News

James Sobaskie lectured at Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra concerts


May 16, 2017

Dr. James Sobaskie gave four forty-minute preconcert lectures before performances of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra in Walt Disney Concert Hall on May 6, 11, 12, and 13, 2017.

Jason Baker to Perform in New York City


Apr 17, 2017

Jason Baker will give two performances in New York City on Saturday, April 29th.

Dr. Bob leads Drum Circle for Wellness Day


Apr 13, 2017

Dr. Bob facilitated an open drum circle on the MSU drill field in celebration of Wellness Day on April 12.

JEMBE DEN performed for International Fiesta 2017


Apr 7, 2017

The International Fiesta is a community event sponsored by the World Neighbors Association and the MSU Holmes Cultural Diversity Center.  The 27th annual International Fiesta took place on the MSU drill field on April 1st.  The fiesta is a day filled with traditional clothing, cultural displays,

Sebba receives SPECIAL CITATION at the American Prize Piano Solo


Mar 15, 2017

Sebba receives SPECIAL CITATION at The American Prize Piano Solo - "Championing the Music of Camargo Guarnieri." The CD album is the first compilation of the eight Sonatinas and the one Sonata for piano solo by Brazilian composer M. Camargo Guarnieri.

Jeonai Nascimento wins 2nd place at MMTA - Young Artist Piano Solo Competition


Mar 15, 2017

Jeonai Nascimento wins 2nd place at MMTA - Young Artist Piano Solo Competition. The Brazilian piano student is pursuing a Bachelor's of Arts degree with concentration in piano and voice. He is a student of Dr. Rosangela Sebba.

Dr. Clifton Taylor and Dr. Jason Baker to perform with Starkville High School


Feb 20, 2017

Taylor and Baker to perform with Starkville High School

Dr. Damm Honored with IHL Diversity Award


Feb 16, 2017

Dr. Robert J.

Black History Month at West Elementary in Sturgis


Feb 16, 2017

Dr. Bob led a music program for K-5 students in Sturgis on February 10th featuring a performance of JEMBE DEN, the African drum ensemble comprised of Dr.