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Texas State School of Music Events Listings

Special Orientation for New Music Students

Sep 04, 6:30PM - 8:30PM
The School of Music presents a Special Orientation for New Music Students
6:30 p.m.
Music Building Recital Hall (MUS 236)

Informational meeting for all new School of Music students.  Coordinated by Dr. Mary Ellen Cavitt.

Not open to the public.
Location:
Music Building (MUS); Recital Hall (MUS 236)
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Faculty Artists: "Enoch Arden: A Dramatic Story for Speaker (Sam Mungo) and Piano (Faith DeBow)"

Sep 10, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Faculty Artist Series presents "Enoch Arden: A Dramatic Story for Speaker and Piano", featuring Faith DeBow, piano and Sam Mungo, speaker
8:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: Choral Collage

Sep 14, 3:00PM - 5:00PM
PLEASE NOTE: THE VENUE HAS BEEN CHANGED SINCE THIS EVENT WAS FIRST POSTED.

Ensemble Series presents Choral Collage, a shared concert performed by all TX State Choral Ensembles, directed by Dr. Joey Martin, Dr. Lynn Brinckmeyer, Mr. Matthew Oltman and Mr. Craig Aamot
3:00 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

TX State International Concert Series: Antonio Pompa-Baldi, pianist

Sep 16, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
TX State International Concert Series: Antonio Pompa-Baldi, pianistTX State International Concert Series presents: Antonio Pompa-Baldi, pianist
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall 

Born and raised in Italy, Antonio Pompa-Baldi won the Cleveland International Piano Competition in 1999 and embarked on a career that continues to extend across five continents. A top prize-winner at the 1998 Marguerite Long-Jacques Thibaud Competition of Paris, France, Antonio Pompa-Baldi also won a silver medal at the 2001 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition. Mr. Pompa-Baldi appears regularly at the world's major concert venues and has collaborated with leading conductors. He has recorded 17 CDs for Centaur Records, is a Steinway Artist and serves as Distinguished Professor of Piano at the Cleveland Institute of Music.

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating for this concert will be on a reserved basis; doors will open 30 minutes prior to the start of the program; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$15* general admission/$8* students, senior citizens & military (with ID), * plus $2 processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Guest Artists: Guafa Trio

Sep 18, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Guest Artists: Guafa TrioGuest Artist Series presents the Guafa Trio
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Consisting of flute, cuatro, and bass, the Trio is considered by the music world as one the most influential and innovative groups in the current scene of Colombian music. Guafa Trio was formed in 1998 under the direction of flutist Ignacio Ramos. Since then Guafa has obtained the highest awards in Colombia, as well as international  acclaim. Guafa specializes in musical genres from the central and eastern regions of Colombia, rendered through a combination of traditional and orchestral/jazz instruments.

Co-sponsored by the TX State Equity and Access Office and Ministry of Culture of Columbia. Open to the public.  No advance reservations required.  Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Guest Artist: Jonathan Whitaker, trombone

Sep 24, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Guest Artist: Jonathan Whitaker, tromboneGuest Artist Series presents Jonathan Whitaker, trombone
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Dr. Jonathan Whitaker joined the faculty of the University of Alabama in the fall of 2009. At Alabama, Whitaker’s students have been tremendously successful in national and international solo competitions including the Eastern Trombone Workshop National Solo Competition, the International Trombone Association’s solo competitions and the Alessi Seminar. Whitaker is in great demand as a guest artist and has appeared at some of the most prestigious music schools in the country including The Juilliard School, New England Conservatory, Yale University, Indiana University and many more.

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Musicians Forum

Sep 25, 6:15PM - 7:00PM
The School of Music presents Musicians Forum
6:15 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Musicians Forum offers opportunities for music students to explore and be exposed to issues, ideas and information relevant to their careers as performing artists, teachers, composers and producers. Musicians Forum features a variety of topics, guest speakers, multimedia and audience participation. Each 45-minute session begins at 6:15 pm and precedes a Somos Musicos! student concert at 7:30 pm. Coordinators of the series, School of Music Director Thomas Clark and Senior Lecturer Gordon Jones, select relevant musicianship topics and serve as moderators.

Open to the public.  No advance reservations required.  Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Somos Musicos!

Sep 25, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
The School of Music presents Somos Musicos!
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Somos Musicos! is a concert series showcasing student performances

Open to the public.  No advance reservations required.  Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a RED event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Faculty Artists: Faculty Chamber Players

Oct 01, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Faculty Artist Series presents Faculty Chamber Players
7:30pm
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Symphonic Winds and Concert Band

Oct 02, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents a shared concert performed by TX State's  Symphonic Winds and Concert Band, Directed by Dr. Kyle Glaser and Mr. Matthew Holzner
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public; Admisison tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Parking Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Wind Symphony

Oct 03, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents: TX State Wind Symphony, directed by Dr. Caroline Beatty
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Parking Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: Salsa Night

Oct 05, 8:00PM - 12:00AM
PLEASE NOTE: THE DATE OF THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CHANGED SINCE IT WAS FIRST POSTED.

Ensemble Series presents Salsa Night
8:00 pm--midnight
The Marc, 120 E. San Antonio St., San Marcos, TX 78666

The evening consists of performance by our award winning Salsa ensembles as well as FREE Salsa dance lessons.
Open to the public, all ages are welcome and there is no cover charge.
Come listen and dance to popular Caribbean styles like salsa, meringue, cumbia, cha cha cha, bolero and many others.

John Lopez, director of Salsa del Rio and Orquesta del Rio invites

you to this wonderful evening of great Salsa music and dance.

No advance reservation required.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a WILD CARD event).

Location:
Off Campus; The Marc, 120 E. San Antonio, San Marcos, TX 78666
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Jazz Ensemble

Oct 08, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Jazz Ensemble, directed by Dr. Russell Haight
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Musicians Forum

Oct 09, 6:15PM - 7:00PM
The School of Music presents Musicians Forum
6:15 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Musicians Forum offers opportunities for music students to explore and be exposed to issues, ideas and information relevant to their careers as performing artists, teachers, composers and producers. Musicians Forum features a variety of topics, guest speakers, multimedia and audience participation. Each 45-minute session begins at 6:15 pm and precedes a Somos Musicos! student concert at 7:30 pm. Coordinators of the series, School of Music Director Thomas Clark and Senior Lecturer Gordon Jones, select relevant musicianship topics and serve as moderators.

Open to the public.  No advance reservations required.  Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Somos Musicos!

Oct 09, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
The School of Music presents Somos Musicos!
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Somos Musicos! is a concert series showcasing student performances

Open to the public.  No advance reservations required.  Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a RED event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Symphony Orchestra

Oct 10, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Symphony Orchestra, directed by Dr. Caroline Beatty
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Parking Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Guest Artists: Trio Con Brio

Oct 11, 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Guest Artists: Trio Con BrioGuest Artist Series presents Trio Con Brio
2:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Formed in 2000, Trio Con Brio is comprised of three artist faculty members-Gary Whitman, clarinet, Misha Galaganov, viola, and John Owings, piano, in the School of Music at Texas Christian University. The trio has toured throughout the United States and China and presented recitals and world premieres in venues such as the University of San Juan (Puerto Rico), Weill Recital Hall (New York City) and the Shanghai Concert Hall (China).  Their recitals include the standard repertoire of Mozart, Bruch and Schumann, as well as 20th century composers Leslie Bassett,Paul Walter Fürst, Gordon Jacob, Gyorgy Kurtag, Alfred Uhl, and Jean Francaix. Their newly commissioned works highlight the following composers:  Robert Garwell, Luis Jorge Gonzalez, Richard Lavenda, Eric Ewazen, Norbert Goddaer, Leon Biriotti, Andrea Talmelli, Elena Sokolovski, Thierry Huillet, Till MacIvor Meyn and James Scott Balentine. Their CD on Albany Records, A Musical Celebration, features new
works for clarinet, viola and piano by Elena Sokolovski and Eric Ewazen. 

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Jazz Orchestra

Oct 13, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble: TX State Jazz Orchestra, directed by Dr. Keith Winking
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Jazz Lab Band

Oct 15, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Jazz Orchestra, directed by Dr. Stephen Hawk
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program o$5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.n a first come, first serve basis;

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

TX State International Concert Series: Manuel Barrueco, classical guitarist

Oct 16, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
TX State International Concert Series presents Manuel Barrueco, classical guitarist
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Internationally recognized as one of the most important guitarists of our time, Manuel Barrueco’s unique artistry has been continually described as that of a superb instrumentalist and a superior and elegant musician, possessing a seductive sound and uncommon lyrical gifts.  During three decades of concertizing, he has performed with many prestigious orchestras across the United States and around the world.

Open to the public;  Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating for this concert will be on a reserved basis; doors will open 30 minutes prior to the start of the program; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$15* general admission/$8* students, senior citizens & military (with ID), * plus $2 processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Tuba Euphonium Ensemble

Oct 21, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Tuba Euphonium Ensemble, directe4d by Mr. Raul Rodriguez
8:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall 

Open to the public; No advance reservations required. Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event). 

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Opera Theatre: "Speed Dating Tonight!"

Oct 23, 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Ensemble: TX State Opera Theatre: "Speed Dating Tonight!"Ensemble Series presents TX State Opera Theatre, "Speed Dating Tonight!", by Michael Ching
Directed by Dr. Samuel Mungo, Conducted by Kristin Roach
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Patti Harrison Theatre

As the title states, the story is a night of Speed Dating, where bar patrons sit at a table meeting potential partners very briefly- say 5 minutes- then move to another table.  at the end of the evening, they have met 10 or so potential suitors and can contact those in whom they are interested.

This piece received its World Premiere in Summer 2013, and has had 7 productions in a year, with 15 more planned in the coming year, unheard-of numbers for a new opera.

Join Texas State Opera Theatre as we explore love, lust, desire, and the occasional oddball at Anthony’s Bar in a hilarious new American opera, Speed Dating Tonight!

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the performance; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); Patti Harrison Theatre
Cost:
$15* general admission/$8* students, senior citizens & military (with ID), * plus $2 processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Guest Artists: Naomi Seidman, flute; Christopher Guzman, piano

Oct 24, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Guest Artists: Naomi Seidman, flute; Christopher Guzman, pianoGuest Artist Series presents Naomi Seidman, flute; Christopher Guzman, piano
6:00 p.m.
Music Building Recital Hall

From Pennsylvania with Love:
Naomi Seidman, Assistant Professor of Flute at The Pennsylvania State University, will be joined by pianist Christopher Guzman, Assistant Professor of Piano at The Pennsylvania State University, for an evening recital featuring duos for flute and piano as well as solo flute and solo piano works. Although based in Pennsylvania currently, both Naomi and Chris have ties to Texas. Chris is from San Antonio originally and Naomi taught at Texas A&M Kingsville from 2007-2012. Chris and Naomi both received their D.M.A. degrees from the University of Texas at Austin.

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Music Building (MUS); Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Opera Theatre: "Speed Dating Tonight!"

Oct 24, 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Ensemble: TX State Opera Theatre: "Speed Dating Tonight!"Ensemble Series presents TX State Opera Theatre, "Speed Dating Tonight!", by Michael Ching
Directed by Dr. Samuel Mungo, Conducted by Kristin Roach
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Patti Harrison Theatre

As the title states, the story is a night of Speed Dating, where bar patrons sit at a table meeting potential partners very briefly- say 5 minutes- then move to another table.  at the end of the evening, they have met 10 or so potential suitors and can contact those in whom they are interested.

This piece received its World Premiere in Summer 2013, and has had 7 productions in a year, with 15 more planned in the coming year, unheard-of numbers for a new opera.

Join Texas State Opera Theatre as we explore love, lust, desire, and the occasional oddball at Anthony’s Bar in a hilarious new American opera, Speed Dating Tonight!

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the performance; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); Patti Harrison Theatre
Cost:
$15* general admission/$8* students, senior citizens & military (with ID), * plus $2 processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Opera Theatre: "Speed Dating Tonight!"

Oct 25, 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Ensemble: TX State Opera Theatre: "Speed Dating Tonight!"Ensemble Series presents TX State Opera Theatre, "Speed Dating Tonight!", by Michael Ching
Directed by Dr. Samuel Mungo, Conducted by Kristin Roach
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Patti Harrison Theatre

As the title states, the story is a night of Speed Dating, where bar patrons sit at a table meeting potential partners very briefly- say 5 minutes- then move to another table.  at the end of the evening, they have met 10 or so potential suitors and can contact those in whom they are interested.

This piece received its World Premiere in Summer 2013, and has had 7 productions in a year, with 15 more planned in the coming year, unheard-of numbers for a new opera.

Join Texas State Opera Theatre as we explore love, lust, desire, and the occasional oddball at Anthony’s Bar in a hilarious new American opera, Speed Dating Tonight!

Open to the public; Tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the performance; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); Patti Harrison Theatre
Cost:
$15* general admission/$8* students, senior citizens & military (with ID), * plus $2 processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Opera Theatre: "Speed Dating Tongight!"

Oct 26, 2:00PM - 3:00PM
Ensemble: TX State Opera Theatre: "Speed Dating Tongight!"Ensemble Series presents TX State Opera Theatre, "Speed Dating Tonight!", by Michael Ching
Directed by Dr. Samuel Mungo, Conducted by Kristin Roach
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Patti Harrison Theatre

As the title states, the story is a night of Speed Dating, where bar patrons sit at a table meeting potential partners very briefly- say 5 minutes- then move to another table.  at the end of the evening, they have met 10 or so potential suitors and can contact those in whom they are interested.

This piece received its World Premiere in Summer 2013, and has had 7 productions in a year, with 15 more planned in the coming year, unheard-of numbers for a new opera.

Join Texas State Opera Theatre as we explore love, lust, desire, and the occasional oddball at Anthony’s Bar in a hilarious new American opera, Speed Dating Tonight!

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the performance; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); Patti Harrison Theatre
Cost:
$15* general admission/$8* students, senior citizens & military (with ID), * plus $2 processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: Salsa Night

Oct 26, 8:00PM - 12:00AM
Ensemble Series presents Salsa Night
8:00 pm--midnight
The Marc, 120 E. San Antonio St., San Marcos, TX 78666

The evening consists of performance by our award winning Salsa ensembles as well as FREE Salsa dance lessons.
Open to the public, all ages are welcome and there is no cover charge.
Come listen and dance to popular Caribbean styles like salsa, meringue, cumbia, cha cha cha, bolero and many others.

John Lopez, director of Salsa del Rio and Orquesta del Rio invites you to this wonderful evening of great Salsa music and dance.

No advance reservation required.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a WILD CARD event).

Location:
Off Campus; The Marc, 120 E. San Antonio St., San Marcos, TX 78666
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Musicians Forum

Oct 30, 6:15PM - 7:00PM
The School of Music presents Musicians Forum
6:15 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Musicians Forum offers opportunities for music students to explore and be exposed to issues, ideas and information relevant to their careers as performing artists, teachers, composers and producers. Musicians Forum features a variety of topics, guest speakers, multimedia and audience participation. Each 45-minute session begins at 6:15 pm and precedes a Somos Musicos! student concert at 7:30 pm. Coordinators of the series, School of Music Director Thomas Clark and Senior Lecturer Gordon Jones, select relevant musicianship topics and serve as moderators.

Open to the public.  No advance reservations required.  Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event)

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Somos Musicos!

Oct 30, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
The School of Music presents Somos Musicos!
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Somos Musicos! is a concert series showcasing student performances

Open to the public.  No advance reservations required.  Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a RED event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Musicians Forum

Nov 06, 6:15PM - 7:00PM
The School of Music presents Musicians Forum
6:15 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Musicians Forum offers opportunities for music students to explore and be exposed to issues, ideas and information relevant to their careers as performing artists, teachers, composers and producers. Musicians Forum features a variety of topics, guest speakers, multimedia and audience participation. Each 45-minute session begins at 6:15 pm and precedes a Somos Musicos! student concert at 7:30 pm. Coordinators of the series, School of Music Director Thomas Clark and Senior Lecturer Gordon Jones, select relevant musicianship topics and serve as moderators.

Open to the public.  No advance reservations required.  Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Somos Musicos!

Nov 06, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
The School of Music presents Somos Musicos!
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Somos Musicos! is a concert series showcasing student performances

Open to the public.  No advance reservations required.  Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis;$5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a RED event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: Guitar Ensemble Recital

Nov 10, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Ensemble Series presents Guitar Ensemble Recital, directed by Mr. Mark Cruz
6:00 p.m.
Music Building Recital Hall (MUs 236)

Open to the public; No advance reservations required. Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Parking Garage.(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event)
Location:
Music Building (MUS); Recital Hall (MUS 236)
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: MW Percussion Ensemble and Panorama Steel Band

Nov 10, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents: Monday-Wednesday Percussion Ensemble and Panorama Steel Band directed by Dr. Genaro Gonzalez
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Parking Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Guest Artist: Maria Guenette, Solo Harpsichord Recital

Nov 10, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Guest Artist: Maria Guenette, Solo Harpsichord RecitalGuest Artist Series presents Maria Guenette, Solo Harpsichord Recital
8:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Keyboardist for the East Texas Symphony Orchestra, Dr. Maria Mika Guénette is staff pianist at Southern Methodist University. She holds an M.M. in Harpsichord Performance and Literature and a D.M.A. in Piano Accompanying and Chamber Music with a minor in Baroque Performance Practice from the Eastman School of Music.  Her performance activities include solo and collaborative venues in Canada, U.S., Japan and Austria. She has worked with renowned early music specialists, such as Brent Wissick, Gesa Kordes, Barbara Krumdieck and Rebecca Troxler.

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TTh Percussion Ensemble

Nov 11, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents Tuesday-Thursday Percussion Ensemble directed by Mr. Robert Lopez
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public; No advance reservations required. Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Parking Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital Course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Flute Choir

Nov 11, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Flute Choir directed by Dr. Adah Toland Jones
8:00 p.m.
Music Building Recital Hall (MUS 236)

Open to the public; No advance reservations required. Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis;$5 parking available at Pleasant Street Parking Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital Course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Music Building (MUS); Recital Hall (MUS 236)
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Concert Band

Nov 12, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Concert Band, directed by Mr. Matthew Holzner
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public; No advance reservations required. Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Parking Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital Course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Faculty Artists: Ames Asbell, viola and Karla Hamelin, cello ("Duos for Viola and Cello")

Nov 12, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Faculty Artists Series presents Ames Asbell, viola and Karla Hamelin, cello: "Duos for Viola and Cello"
8:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Symphonic Winds

Nov 13, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Symphonic Winds directed by Dr. Kyle Glaser
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Parking Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Wind Symphony

Nov 14, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents: TX State Wind Symphony, directed by Dr. Caroline Beatty
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Parking Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

TX State International Concert Series: TX State Faculty Showcase

Nov 15, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
TX State International Concert Series presents TX State Faculty Showcase
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Performance faculty of the School of Music are sought-after concert artists who travel the world performing concertos, solo recitals, and chamber music. In Texas they can be heard in orchestras such as the Austin, Victoria and Mid-Texas Symphonies, Austin Lyric Opera, and in chamber music groups such as LaFolia Austin Baroque, Trio 488, and TreSorelle.

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert;seating for this concert will be on a reserved basis; doors will open 30 minutes prior to the start of the program; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$15* general admission/$8* students, senior citizens & military (with ID), * plus $2 processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: Men's and Women's Choirs

Nov 16, 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Ensemble Series presents Men's and Women's Choirs, directed by Craig Aamot and Dr. Lynn Brinckmeyer
3:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Jazz Ensemble

Nov 16, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Jazz Ensemble, directed by Dr. Russell Haight
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Jazz Orchestra

Nov 17, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble: TX State Jazz Orchestra, directed by Dr. Keith Winking
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Graduate String Quartet

Nov 17, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Graduate String Quartet
8:00 p.m.
Music Building Recital Hall (MUS 236)

Open to the public; No advance reservations required. Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Parking Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).
Location:
Music Building (MUS); Recital Hall (MUS 236)
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: Saxophone Ensembles

Nov 18, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Ensemble Series presents Saxophone Ensembles directed by Dr. Todd Oxford
6:00 p.m.
Music Building Recital Hall (MUS 236)

Open to the public; No advance reservations required. Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Parking Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital Course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Music Building (MUS); Recital Hall (MUS 236)
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Jazz Lab Band

Nov 18, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Jazz Orchestra, directed by Dr. Stephen Hawk
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: Mariachi Nuevo Generacion

Nov 19, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents Mariachi Nuevo Generacion, directed by Mr. John Lopez
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public; No advance reservations required. Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Parking Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital Course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Symphony Orchestra

Nov 21, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Symphony Orchestra, directed by Dr. Caroline Beatty
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Parking Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Community Outreach: String Project Fall Concert

Nov 22, 2:00PM - 3:00PM
The School of Music Community Outreach Program presents String Project Fall Concert, coordinated by Dr. Ames Asbell
2:00 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public; No advance reservations required. Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Parking Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital Course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Chorale

Nov 22, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Chorale, directed by Dr. Joey M. Martin
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State University Singers

Nov 23, 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State University Singers, directed by Mr. Matthew Oltman
3:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: Salsa Tribute Concert

Nov 23, 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents Salsa Tribute Concert: "A Tribute to Larry Harlow", featuring Larry Harlow
7:00 pm--9:00pm
The Marc, 120 E. San Antonio St., San Marcos, TX 78666.

Band leader, producer, composer, pianist, and founding member of the Fania All-Stars, New Yorker Larry Harlow was a key protagonist in the emergence of the salsa genre and continues to educate new generations in the legacy of Latin music. Harlow’s extensive discography includes the highly regarded 1973 Hommy: A Latin Opera and the Grammy-nominated 1977 salsa suite La Raza Latina.  Harlow is a graduate of the N.Y. High School of Music and Art, Brooklyn College, and the New School of Social Research in New York City.

No advance reservation required.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a WILD CARD event).

Location:
Off Campus; The Marc, 120 E. San Antonio, San Marcos, TX 78666
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Trombone Choir

Nov 23, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State  TX State Trombone Choir, directed by Dr. Martin McCain
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public; No advance reservations required. Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Parking Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital Course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Trombone Ensemble

Nov 24, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Trombone Ensemble, directed by Charles Hurt
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public; No advance reservations required. Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Parking Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital Course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Faculty Artists: TreSorelle Trio and Friends

Nov 24, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Faculty Artist Series presents TreSorelle Trio and Friends, featuring Paula Bird, violin, Karla Hamelin, cello and Faith DeBow, piano
8:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Clarinet Choir

Dec 03, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Clarinet Choir, directed by Dr. Vanguel Tangarov
6:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public; No advance reservations required. Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Jazz Ensemble, "The Nutcracker"

Dec 04, 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Jazz Ensemble, "The Nutcracker" directed by Dr. Russell Haight
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Parking Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

FRONT & CENTER - Friends of Fine Arts & Comm

Location:
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State VocaLibre Holiday Concert

Dec 05, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State VocaLibre Holiday Concert, directed by  Mr. Craig Aamot
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: No credit will be given for attending this concert since it is after the last day of class).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State VocaLibre Holiday Concert

Dec 06, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State VocaLibre Holiday Concert, directed by Mr. Craig Aamot
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: No credit will be given for attending this concert since it is after the last day of class).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Community Outreach: Hill Country Youth Chorus Holiday Concert

Dec 08, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
The School of Music Community Outreach Program presents Hill Country Youth Chorus, directed by Dr. Lynn Brinckmeyer
6:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public; No advance reservations required. Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: No credit will be given for attending this concert since it is after the last day of class).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

2015 Hill Country Jazz Festival: Eddie Durham Concert

Feb 06, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
The 2015 Hill Country Jazz Festival presents the Eddie Durham Concert
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public.  No advance reservations required.  Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Parking Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event). 

Location:
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

2015 Hill Country Jazz Festival: Finale Concert

Feb 07, 6:15PM - 8:00PM
PLEASE NOTE: THE START TIME IS APPROXIMATE.  THE FINALE CONCERT WILL START SHORTLY AFTER COMPETITIONS FINISH.

The 2015 Hill Country Jazz Festival presents the Finale Concert
6:15 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public.  No advance reservations required.  Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Parking Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course:  This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Wind Symphony

Feb 09, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents: TX State Wind Symphony, directed by Dr. Caroline Beatty
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis;$5 parking available at Pleasant Street Parking Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Faculty Artist: Ames Asbell, viola

Feb 10, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Faculty Artist Series presents Ames Asbell, viola
8:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public; Admission tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Community Outreach: Youth Outreach Program Concert

Feb 17, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
The School of Music Community Outreach Program presents String Project Fall Concert, coordinated by Dr. Ames Asbell
6:00 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public; No advance reservations required. Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Parking Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital Course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Faculty Artist: Karla Hamelin, cello

Feb 18, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Faculty Artist Series presents Karla Hamelin, cello
8:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public; Tickets may be purchased in advance at http://www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) or at the door during the 30 minutes preceding the concert; seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Cost:
$10* general admission/$5* students, senior citizens & military (with ID) *plus $2 per ticket processing fee
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Musicians Forum

Feb 19, 6:15PM - 7:00PM
The School of Music presents Musicians Forum
6:15 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Musicians Forum offers opportunities for music students to explore and be exposed to issues, ideas and information relevant to their careers as performing artists, teachers, composers and producers. Musicians Forum features a variety of topics, guest speakers, multimedia and audience participation. Each 45-minute session begins at 6:15 pm and precedes a Somos Musicos! student concert at 7:30 pm. Coordinators of the series, School of Music Director Thomas Clark and Senior Lecturer Gordon Jones, select relevant musicianship topics and serve as moderators.

Open to the public.  No advance reservations required.  Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event)

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Somos Musicos!

Feb 19, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
The School of Music presents Somos Musicos!
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Somos Musicos! is a concert series showcasing student performances

Open to the public.  No advance reservations required.  Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage.

(Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a RED event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]