Concerts & Events

AUG 12

AUG 25

6:00 pm

Guest Artist: Andy Kruspe, Irish Bodhran Clinic

Percussion and World Music Building

MSU Community Music School

scholarship auditions

Steinway School Initiative

Departmental News

Jason Baker Awarded Mississippi Arts Commission Grant


Associate Professor Jason Baker has been awarded a grant by the Mississippi Arts Commission to assist in programming a performance of Igor Stravinsky’s “L’Histoire du Soldat” (The Soldier’s Tale) at MSU in the spring of 2020. Composed in 1918, it is considered a cornerstone of 20th century concert repertoire. This performance will include Jeanette Fontaine (narrator), Barry Kopetz (conductor),...

MSU Music Theory Upper Division Proficiency Examination Information


The MSU Music Department will offer the three component tests of the Upper Division Proficiency Examination in Music Theory on Monday, August 19, 2019, starting at 9:00 a.m.  Incoming transfer students who have successfully completed at least three (3) semesters of music theory and ear training courses, and current MSU music majors who have successfully completed at least three semesters of music...

Dr. Sebba in Brazil and Spain


Dr. Sebba gave masterclasses in Brazil on May 24 and June 17 in Spain for teachers and students at Lilian Centro de Música in Goiânia - Brazil and Conservatório Superior de Music in Vigo - Spain. She also gave concerts in Goiânia - May 29, Lisbon - June 11, Coimbra - June 14, and Vigo - June 17.