Concerts & Events

JAN 22

7:00 pm

JAN 23

8:00 am

FEB 6

9:00 am

Honor Band Clinic

McComas and Band Rehearsal Hall

Departmental News

Percussion Studio to Present Two Livestream Performances


The MSU Percussion Studio will present two livestream performances. On Wednesday, November 4th, the MSU Drumline will perform  a Virtual Junction Show at 6:30pm, featuring cadences popular at fall football games. On Tuesday, November 10th, the MSU Percussion Ensemble will present a concert of works for small chamber groups at 7:30pm. Both events will be live-streamed from the MSU Percussion...

Music Theory Upper Division Proficiency Examination Opportunity


MSU music majors who have completed at least three semesters of university-level music theory and ear training courses, but have not fully satisfied the MSU Music Theory Upper Division Proficiency Examination degree requirement and wish to attempt to do so at the end of the Fall semester of 2020,  should contact Dr. Sobaskie via email  ( jsobaskie@...

Dr. Jason Baker Commissioned to Compose Alabama All-State Etudes


Dr. Jason Baker, Professor of Percussion Studies, was commissioned by the Alabama Bandmasters Association to compose a collection of four marimba solos to be used over a 4-year period as audition music for the Alabama All-State Band. Titled "Red Earth Cycle," each movement is named after a landmark or historical aspect of the state of Alabama: Redstone, Sand Mountain, Mabila, and Sipsey. This...