Concerts & Events

JAN 30

Honor Band Clinic

Band and Choral Rehearsal Hall

JAN 30

6:30 pm

Jazz Band Concert

Bettersworth Auditorium - Lee Hall

JAN 31

7:30 pm

Wind Ensemble Concert

Bettersworth Auditorium - Lee Hall

FEB 1

12:30 pm

Honor Band Clinic - Concert

Bettersworth Auditorium - Lee Hall

Departmental News

MSU Percussion Students Win 1st Place in Timpani Competition


Two MSU percussion students received 1st place in the Mississippi Percussive Arts Society Timpani Competition. Senior Music Education Major David Jenkins won the Upperclassman/Graduate Student Division and Sophomore Music Education Major Romar Sillo won the Underclassman Division. Each performed a required piece, commissioned for the competition, and will give a feature performance at the...

Department of Music Well Represented at State Band Clinic in Natchez


  The annual gathering of Mississippi's band directors is a wonderful opportunity for professional development, and faculty, students, and alumni from the Department of Music were very involved in the programming for this year's State Band Clinic in Natchez: Six Department of Music graduates and one faculty member gave clinic presentations: Chad Austin, Ben Burge, Tamiko Bridges, Stephanie...

MSU celebrates Community Engagement Award winners


  Mississippi State University is recognizing four outreach projects with the university’s second annual Community Engagement Awards.  Awards are given in four categories: community-engaged service, community-engaged teaching and learning, community-engaged research, and scholarship of engagement.  Winning projects receive $3,000 to further community-engagement activities. To be honored with a...