Concerts & Events

SEP 9

8:30 pm

Choral Colloquium

Bettersworth Auditorium - Lee Hall

SEP 10

Choral Colloquium Concert

First Baptist Church, Starkville-MS

MSU Community Music School

scholarship auditions

Steinway School Initiative

Departmental News

Dr. Anthony B. Kirkland at the International Trumpet Guild Conference


Dr. Anthony B. Kirkland, trumpet, will make a presentation at the International Trumpet Guild Conference in Miami, FL, in July of 2019.  The presentation will feature audition tips from his book Wind Band Excerpts for Trumpet and Cornet.

Jason Baker to Perform/Teach at Sam Houston Percussion Academy


MSU faculty member Jason Baker teach and perform at the Sam Houston State University Percussion Academy in Huntsville, TX from June 18-21. In addition to teaching masterclasses and coaching chamber music, Jason will premiere two new works for marimba that he commissioned: Warren Ertle’s “Framing Silence” and Jason Bahr’s “Two Children’s Portraits.” This is Jason’s fifth summer teaching at SHSU...

Percussion Student to attend Summer Marimba Festival


MSU percussion student David Jenkins will attend the University of North Texas Keyboard Percussion Symposium in Denton, TX from June 11-15. David will study with faculty members and perform in solo student recitals. Faculty for this year’s symposium are Christopher Deane, Brian Zator, Ed Smith, Michael Burritt, Ji-Jye Jung, and Sandi Rennick.