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Texas State School of Music Events Listings

School of Music: Special Orientation for New Music Students

Sep 03, 6:30PM - 9:00PM
The School of Music presents Special Orientation for new music students presented by Dr. Lynn Brinckmeyer and Dr. Thomas Clark
6:30 p.m.
Music Building Recital Hall (MUS 236)

Not open to the public.  Informational meeting for new music students.

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]

TX State International Concert Series: TX State Faculty Showcase

Sep 10, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
TX State International Concert Series presents TX State Faculty Showcase
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$15* Adults/$8* Students, Senior Citizens & military (with ID) (*plus $2 handling fee per ticket purchased on-line or at the door)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Faculty Artist: Russell Haight, saxophone

Sep 15, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Faculty Artist: Russell Haight, saxophoneFaculty Artist Series presents Russell Haight, saxophone
6:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Dr. Russell Haight, Assistant Professor of Jazz and Saxophone at TX State University, received his Doctorate degree in Jazz Performance from UT-Austin in 2005.  Skilled in both performance and research, Dr. Haight has received several prestigious honors and invitations to present and perform throughout the U.S., Canada, South America and China.

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensembles: TX State Choral Collage Concert

Sep 20, 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Choral Collage Concert, featuring performances by all TX State choral ensembles: Chorale, University Singers, Men's and Women's Choirs and VocaLibre
Directed by Dr. Joey M. Martin, Dr. Jonathan Babcock, Dr. Lynn Brinckmeyer, and Mr. Craig Aamot
3:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Faculty Artist: Mark Anthony Cruz, Guitar

Sep 23, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Faculty Artist: Mark Anthony Cruz, GuitarFaculty Artist Series presents Mark Anthony Cruz, guitar
8:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall 

Mark Anthony Cruz earned his MM degree in Guitar Performance at TX State University where he is now professor of guitar.  As a published composer he has won several composition competitions and has been commissioned to compose works for churches, festivals and conferences.  He has been the featured performer in TX , OK and KS guitar festivals and his two all original CD's have been featured on the internationally syndicated radio program, "Classical Guitar Alive".

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Musicians Forum

Sep 24, 6:15PM - 7:00PM
The School of Music presents Musicians Forum
6:15 p.m.
Music Building Recital Hall (MUS 236)

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-mnute session begins at 6:15pm and precedes a Somos Musicos! student concert at 7:30 p.m.  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 Pleasant Street Garage. (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD 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]

Somos Musicos!

Sep 24, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
The School of Music presents Somos Musicos!
7:30 p.m.
Music Building Recital Hall (MUS 236)

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 program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Garage. (Attention  students enrolled in Departmental Recital course: This is a RED 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]

Latin Music Studies: Salsa Night

Sep 25, 9:00PM - 12:00AM
The Latin Music Studies area of the School of Music presents Salsa Night!
9:00 p.m.-midnight
Stonewall Warehouse, 141 E. Hopkins, San Marcos, TX 78666

The Latin Music Studies area at Texas State University is proud to present our first “Salsa on the Square” event for the 2015-16 academic year; Friday, September 25 starting at 9 pm.  Performers include TX State's salsa ensembles: Salsa del Rio and Orquesta del Rio  Admission limited to those who are 18 yrs and up; $5 cover charge for 18- 20 year-olds; no cover charge for those 21 and up.  Come join us at the Stonewall Warehouse for an exciting evening of Salsa music and dance. (Attention students enrolled in Departmental Recital course:  This is a WILD CARD event).

Location:
Off Campus; Stonewall Warehouse, 141 E. Hopkins, San Marcos, TX 78666
Cost:
$5 cover charge for 18-20 yr. olds; free admission for those 21 up (under 18 not allowed in)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Faculty Artists: "Vigilia d'Autunno" (Paula Bird, Stephen Girko and Alena Gorina)

Sep 28, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Faculty Artist Series presents "Vigilia d'Autunno" (A Fall's Eve) featuring Paula Bird, violin, Stephen Girko, clarinet and Alena Gorina, piano
8:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Faculty Artists: "Santa Fe Songs" (Oliver Worthington, Lynn Ledbetter, Karla Hamelin and Ames Asbell

Sep 30, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Facutly Artist Series presents "Santa Fe Songs" featuring Oliver Worthington, baritone, Lynn Ledbetter, violin, Karla Hamelin, cello and Ames Asbell, viola
8:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).
Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Symphonic Winds and Concert Band Concert

Oct 01, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Symphonic Winds and Concert Band Concert, directed by Dr. Kyle Glaser and Mr. Matthew Holzner
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Pleasant Street Garage.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).
Location:
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Wind Symphony Concert

Oct 02, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Wind Symphony, directed by Dr. Caroline Beatty
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Pleasant Street Garage.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).
Location:
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Jazz Ensemble Concert

Oct 05, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Jazz Ensemble Concert, directed by Dr. Utah Hamrick
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Guest Artist: Chad Ibison, Classical Guitarist

Oct 07, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Guest Artist: Chad Ibison, Classical GuitaristFaculty Artist Series presents Chad Ibison, Guest Classical Guitarist
6:00 p.m.
Music Building Recital Hall (MUS 236)

Chad Ibison is gaining attention throughout the United States as an emerging artist of great virtuosity. He has distinguished himself in many competitions including first place at the 2010 A&M Guitar Symposium, 2009 CSU Guitar Symposium, the 2009 ECU Guitar Workshop Competition and the Tennessee Guitar Festival and Competition in 2013. In June of 2008, Chad performed as a semifinalist in the JoAnn Falletta International Guitar Concerto Competition. In 2007, Mr. Ibison was a semifinalist in the prestigious Guitar Foundation of America International Competition, and was selected as a concerto soloist with the CSU Philharmonic Orchestra.

In 2010, Chad Ibison graduated with honors at Columbus State University under the tutelage of Dr. Andrew Zohn. Currently, Mr. Ibison is pursuing graduate studies at the University of Texas at Austin in guitar performance with Professor Adam Holzman where he was awarded a fellowship. He has been selected to perform in masterclasses for such renowned artists as David Russell, Manuel Barrueco, Pepe Romero, Paul Galbraith, Lorenzo Micheli and Ricardo Gallen.

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Pleasant Street Garage.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Music Building (MUS); Recital Hall (MUS 236)
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Faculty Artist: Ian Davidson, oboe

Oct 07, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Faculty Artist: Ian Davidson, oboeFaculty Artist Series presents Ian Davidson, oboe
8:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Oboist Ian Davidson has appeared as soloist and chmaber musicain on six continents. He is currently affiliated with two professional orchestras in Austin and is the founding member of Wild Basin Winds, an Austin-based national woodwind quintet. Holding degrees from DePauw University and University of Texas, Dr. Davidson is Professor of Oboe at Texas State University, where he has been recognized on several levels for outstanding contributions in teaching, service and scholarly creative activity.

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Music Conference

Oct 09, 6:00PM - 12:00AM
The School of Music presents a Music Conference
all evening (more specific information to be posted later)
Music Building

Open to the public.  Visitors may park at Pleasant Street Garage (across the street from the Music Building) without a paid permit from Friday, 5pm through Sunday, 7pm.  (Visitors are required to pay at the self-serve kiosk in the garage for any time their cars are in the garage after 7pm on Sunday).

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

Ensemble: TX State Symphony Orchestra Concert

Oct 09, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Symphony Orchestra Concert, directed by Dr. Carolyn Watson
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Pleasant Street Garage  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Music Conference

Oct 10, 8:00PM - 12:00AM
The School of Music presents a Music Conference
(more specific information to be posted later)
Music Building

Open to the public.  Visitors may park at Pleasant Street Garage (across the street from the Music Building) without a paid permit from Friday, 5pm through Sunday, 7pm.  (Visitors are required to pay at the self-serve kiosk in the garage for any time their cars are in the garage after 7pm on Sunday).

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

Guest Artist: Brian Hecht, bass trombone masterclass

Oct 11, 12:00PM - 2:30PM
Guest Artist: Brian Hecht, bass trombone masterclassGuest Artist Series presents a bass trombone masterclass with Brian Hecht of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
12:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Brian Hecht, a native of Dallas, TX, joined the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra as Bass Trombone in September 2013. Prior to joining the Atlanta Symphony, Mr. Hecht held the bass trombone position with the United States Navy Band in Washington, DC. Throughout his career, he has performed with several major ensembles and has been a featured soloist with the Navy Band on multiple occasions.  He can be heard on several of their CDs and DVDs. He has been the recipient of numerous performance awards and was a finalist in three international competitions.  He received his Master of Music degree from Northwestern University and his Bachelor of Music degree from The University of Texas at Austin.

Open to the public.  No reservation or ticket required.  Parking available at cost in Edward Gary Street Parking Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.
Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: There is no attendance credit available for masterclasses). 

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 Orchestra Concert

Oct 12, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Jazz Orchestra Concert, directed by Dr. Keith Winking
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).
Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

TX State International Concert Series: Marina Lomazov, piano

Oct 15, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
TX State International Concert Series: Marina Lomazov, pianoTX State International Concert Series presents: Marina Lomazov, piano
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Praised by critics as “a diva of the piano” (Salt Lake City Tribune), “a mesmerizing risk taker” (Cleveland Plain Dealer) and “simply spectacular” (International Music Foundation, Chicago), Ukrainian-American pianist Dr. Marina Lomazov has established herself as one of the most passionate and charismatic performers on the concert scene today. Following prizes in the Cleveland, William Kapell, Gina Bachauer and Hilton Head international piano competitions, she has performed throughout North and South America, England, France, Germany, Austria, Bulgaria, Ukraine, Russia, Japan and in most of the 50 United States. In 2009, Lomazov was named to the International Roster of Steinway Artists.

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$15* Adults/$8* Students, Senior Citizens & military (with ID) (*plus $2 handling fee per ticket purchased on-line or at the door)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Jazz Lab Band Concert

Oct 19, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Jazz Lab Band Concert, directed by Dr. Utah Hamrick
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).
Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Faculty Artists: Voice Faculty Recital

Oct 20, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Faculty Artist Series presents Voice Faculty Recital
6:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.

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

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Faculty Artist: Raul I. Rodriguez, "An Evening of Tuba-Euphonium Chamber Music"

Oct 20, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Faculty Artist: Raul I. Rodriguez, "An Evening of Tuba-Euphonium Chamber Music"Faculty Artist Series presents Raul I. Rodriguez, "An Evening of Tuba-Euphonium Chamber Music"
8:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Raúl I. Rodríguez, Associate Professor of Music, has been a member of the Texas State faculty since 1995. Mr. Rodríguez teaches applied tuba and euphonium, is hornline instructor of the Bobcat Marching Band, Director of the Texas State Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble and a member of the music theory faculty. He has been recognized for his achievements by being named a finalist in the Presidential Award in Scholarly/Creative Activities and the Presidential Award in Teaching. As Principal Tubist of the Texas Philharmonic, he is recorded on the musical score for Spy Kids 2: the Island of Lost Dreams.

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center. 

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

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Faculty Artists: TreSorelle Trio with Adah Jones

Oct 21, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Faculty Artist Series presents TreSorelle Trio, featuring Paula Bird, violin, Karla Hamelin, cello, and Faith Debow, piano with Adah Jones, flute
8:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Opera Theatre: "H.M.S. Pinafore"

Oct 22, 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Opera Theatre: "H.M.S. Pinafore"TX State Opera Theatre presents "H.M.S. Pinafore" directed by Dr. Samuel Mungo
7:30 p.m.
Patti Strickel-Harrison Theatre in the Performing Arts Center

Our saucy ship’s a beauty…

Aboard the gallant ship H.M.S. Pinafore, Ralph Rackstraw loves the captain's daughter Josephine, but stormy seas lie ahead, as she is promised to the Lord of the Admiralty. Will the star-crossed lovers navigate the rough waters before them?

The show includes such familiar songs as “I’m Called Little Buttercup,” “When I Was a Lad,” and “I am the Captain of the Pinafore.” Gilbert and Sullivan’s skills at satire, comedy and beauty are on full display in what continues to be the one of the best-loved and longest-running operettas. Get ready to laugh out loud, and leave the theater humming this memorable score!

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.$5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next tot he Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event). 

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); Patti Strickel-Harrison Theatre
Cost:
$15* Adults/$8* Students, Senior Citizens & military (with ID) (*plus $2 handling fee per ticket purchased on-line or at the door)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Opera Theatre: "H.M.S. Pinafore"

Oct 23, 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Opera Theatre: "H.M.S. Pinafore"TX State Opera Theatre presents "H.M.S. Pinafore" directed by Dr. Samuel Mungo
7:30 p.m.
Patti Strickel-Harrison Theatre in the Performing Arts Center

Our saucy ship’s a beauty…

Aboard the gallant ship H.M.S. Pinafore, Ralph Rackstraw loves the captain's daughter Josephine, but stormy seas lie ahead, as she is promised to the Lord of the Admiralty. Will the star-crossed lovers navigate the rough waters before them?

The show includes such familiar songs as “I’m Called Little Buttercup,” “When I Was a Lad,” and “I am the Captain of the Pinafore.” Gilbert and Sullivan’s skills at satire, comedy and beauty are on full display in what continues to be the one of the best-loved and longest-running operettas. Get ready to laugh out loud, and leave the theater humming this memorable score!

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.$5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next tot he Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event). 

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); Patti Strickel-Harrison Theatre
Cost:
$15* Adults/$8* Students, Senior Citizens & military (with ID) (*plus $2 handling fee per ticket purchased on-line or at the door)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Opera Theatre: "H.M.S. Pinafore"

Oct 24, 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Opera Theatre: "H.M.S. Pinafore"TX State Opera Theatre presents "H.M.S. Pinafore" directed by Dr. Samuel Mungo
7:30 p.m.
Patti Strickel-Harrison Theatre in the Performing Arts Center

Our saucy ship’s a beauty…

Aboard the gallant ship H.M.S. Pinafore, Ralph Rackstraw loves the captain's daughter Josephine, but stormy seas lie ahead, as she is promised to the Lord of the Admiralty. Will the star-crossed lovers navigate the rough waters before them?

The show includes such familiar songs as “I’m Called Little Buttercup,” “When I Was a Lad,” and “I am the Captain of the Pinafore.” Gilbert and Sullivan’s skills at satire, comedy and beauty are on full display in what continues to be the one of the best-loved and longest-running operettas. Get ready to laugh out loud, and leave the theater humming this memorable score!

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.$5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next tot he Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event). 
Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); Patti Strickel-Harrison Theatre
Cost:
$15* Adults/$8* Students, Senior Citizens & military (with ID) (*plus $2 handling fee per ticket purchased on-line or at the door)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
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Opera Theatre: "H.M.S. Pinafore"

Oct 25, 2:00PM - 4:00PM
Opera Theatre: "H.M.S. Pinafore"TX State Opera Theatre presents "H.M.S. Pinafore" directed by Dr. Samuel Mungo
2:00 p.m.
Patti Strickel-Harrison Theatre in the Performing Arts Center

Our saucy ship’s a beauty…

Aboard the gallant ship H.M.S. Pinafore, Ralph Rackstraw loves the captain's daughter Josephine, but stormy seas lie ahead, as she is promised to the Lord of the Admiralty. Will the star-crossed lovers navigate the rough waters before them?

The show includes such familiar songs as “I’m Called Little Buttercup,” “When I Was a Lad,” and “I am the Captain of the Pinafore.” Gilbert and Sullivan’s skills at satire, comedy and beauty are on full display in what continues to be the one of the best-loved and longest-running operettas. Get ready to laugh out loud, and leave the theater humming this memorable score!

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.$5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next tot he Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event). 
Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); Patti Strickel-Harrison Theatre
Cost:
$15* Adults/$8* Students, Senior Citizens & military (with ID) (*plus $2 handling fee per ticket purchased on-line or at the door)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
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Guest Artist: Charles W. Villarubia, tuba

Oct 26, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Guest Artist Series presents Charles W. Villarubia, tuba
8:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
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Guest Artist: Indrajit Banerjee, Hindustani Classical Music-Sitar Recital

Oct 27, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Guest Artist: Indrajit Banerjee, Hindustani Classical Music-Sitar RecitalGuest Artist Series presents Indrajit Banerjee, Hindustani Classical Music-Sitar Recital
8:00 p.m.
Music Building Recital Hall (MUS 236)

Sitarist Indrajit Banerjee is one of the leading exponents of the Maihar Gharana. He was born into a uniquely musical family, that includes a large number of accomplished artists in Hindustani Classical music.

Indrajit’s training began with his maternal grandfather Bankim Kumar Pal. He then trained under Pandit Manilal Nag, and later Pandit Kartick Kumar, a senior disciple of Pandit Ravi Shankar.

This intensive training developed a strong foundation for Indrajit’s music and creative individuality.

He is an A-grade artist of All India Radio and Television, and an approved artist of I.C.C.R. (Government of India.) He holds many prestigious awards, and is a graduate of Arts from Calcutta University. He has performed in numerous music festivals in India, Europe, USA, Canada, the Caribbean, Brazil and the Middle East.

Presently Indrajit teaches at the Institute for Indian Performing Arts in Chicago during the fall and spring semesters, and spends summers teaching in France and India.

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Pleasant Street Garage.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Music Building (MUS); Recital Hall (MUS 236)
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
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Guest Artist: Sarunas Jankauskas, Clarinet Masterclass and Recital

Oct 28, 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Guest Artist Series presents Sarunas Jankauskas, clarinet masterclass and recital
masterclass: 1:00pm-3:00pm
recital: 3:00-4:00pm
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

A native of Lithuania, clarinetist Sarunas Jankauskas enjoys a versatile performance career as a soloist, chamber and orchestral musician as well as a contemporary music artist.  His playing has been acknowledged for “notable precision and beauty,” “exotic flair,” “smooth and seductive delicacy” and for “bringing a rich tone to even the most breathlessly fast passages.” Currently, he is the principal clarinetist of the Wichita Symphony and member of the Lieurance Woodwind Quintet. In 2012, Dr. Jankauskas joined the School of Music at Wichita State University as the Assistant Professor of Clarinet. Previously he served on faculty at Texas Lutheran University in Seguin, TX

Open to the public.  No advance reservation required.  Seating will begin on a first come first serve basis at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program. $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: The recital is a GOLD event.  There is no attendance credit available for the masterclass alone).

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 Trombone Choir (McCain)

Oct 28, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Ensemble Series presents 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 on a first come, first serve basis at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Pleasant Street 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]

Musicians Forum

Oct 29, 6:15PM - 7:00PM
The School of Music presents Musicians Forum
6:15 p.m.
Music Building Recital Hall (MUS 236)

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-mnute session begins at 6:15pm and precedes a Somos Musicos! student concert at 7:30 p.m.  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 Pleasant Street Garage. (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD 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]

Somos Musicos!

Oct 29, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
The School of Music presents Somos Musicos!
7:30 p.m.
Music Building Recital Hall (MUS 236)

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 program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Garage. (Attention  students enrolled in Departmental Recital course: This is a RED 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]

Faculty and Guest Artists: Oliver Worthington, baritone, and Johan Botes

Oct 30, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Faculty and Guest Artists: Oliver Worthington, baritone, and Johan BotesFaculty Artist and Guest Artist Series present Oliver Worthington, baritone and Johan Botes
8:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Baritone Oliver Worthington’s performance credits include Austin Lyric Opera and The Austin Symphony, San Antonio Lyric Opera and The San Antonio Symphony as well as performances at many music festivals and recital halls throughout the south and southwest.  He has performed extensively as a soloist with choral organizations in oratorio as well.  In addition to the classical repertoire, he has given many musical theater performances. He has also served as music director for productions at regional theaters, including The Austin Playhouse and Unity Theater. For the fifth season of Lone Star Lyric Theater in Houston this past summer, he acted as a director/producer and also created two roles in five newly commissioned works for the company.

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Latin Music Studies: Salsa Night

Oct 30, 9:00PM - 12:00AM
The Latin Music Studies area of the School of Music presents Salsa Night!
9:00 p.m.-midnight
Stonewall Warehouse, 141 E. Hopkins, San Marcos, TX 78666

The Latin Music Studies area at Texas State University is proud to present another "Salsa on the Square" event: Friday, October 30 starting at 9 pm.  Performers include TX State's salsa ensembles: Salsa del Rio and Orquesta del Rio.  Admission limited to those who are 18 yrs and up; $5 cover charge for 18-20 year-olds; no cover charge for those 21 and up.  Come join us at the Stonewall Warehouse for an exciting evening of Salsa music and dance.  (Attention students enrolled in the  Departmental Recital Course: This is a "WILD CARD" event).

Location:
Off Campus; Stonewall Warehouse, 141 E. Hopkins, San Marcos, TX 78666
Cost:
$5 cover charge for 18-20 yr. olds; free admission for those 21 up (under 18 not allowed in)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
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Distinguished Lecture: Christopher J. Smith (Musicology)

Nov 05, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Distinguished Lecture: Christopher J. Smith (Musicology)The Distinguished Lecture Series in Musicology presents Christopher J. Smith
6:00 p.m.
Music Building Recital Hall (MUS 236)

Christopher J. Smith is Professor and Chair of Musicology and director of the Vernacular Music Center at the TX Tech University School of Music.  His book "The Creolizaton of American Culture: William Sidney Mount and the Roots of Blackface Minstrelsy" (Illinois, 2013) has won the 2015 Society for American Music's Irving Lowens Book Award.  The book has been called "a dazzling addition to the literature on American popular music and its history" and a "model for historians to think about the past from different angles".  Dr, Smith is the author of numerous other publications, as well as a composer, librettist, and musical director.

Open to the public.  No advance reservations required.  Seating will begin on a first come, first serve basis at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Pleasant Street Garage (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD 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 Clarinet Choir

Nov 06, 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 reservation required.  Seating will begin on a first come first serve basis at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program. $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (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]

Guest Artist: Ye-Eun Kwag, Rising Star Recital (piano)

Nov 07, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Guest Artist: Ye-Eun Kwag, Rising Star Recital (piano)Guest Artist Series presents Ye-Eun Kwag, Rising Star Piano Recital
6:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Born in Seoul, South Korea, in 1990, pianist Ye-Eun Kwag began playing at the age of 4. She performed in major concert venues and has earned awards in several piano competitions including Eumyeon Piano Competition(1st prize), Korean Chopin Competition(1st prize), Seoul Music Competition(1st prize), Seongnam-City Competition(1st prize), The Korea Times Competition(2nd prize) and Eumakchunchu National Piano Competition(2nd prize). Ye-Eun made her debut at age 14 performing as soloist with the Bucheon Philarmonic Orchestra in Bucheon. She also performed in many cities in Korea. In addition, Ye-Eun participated in a number of music festivals, including Courchevel Music Alp Festival in France, Rebecca Penneys Piano Festival, Juilliard Music Camp, Busan Music Camp, Seoul National University International Piano Academy. Ye-Eun has played in piano master classes given by masters such as Martin Canin, Menahem Pressler, Robert Mcdonald, Pascal Devoyon, Yong Hi
Moon, Eduard Halim, Kaya Han and HaeSun Paik. Ye-Eun studied music at the Yewon Arts School and Seoul Arts High School. Ye-Eun completed her Bachelor’s degree in Piano Performance, studying with Professor Hee Sung Joo(summa cum laude) at Seoul National University.  She was awarded a scholarship of academic achievement in every semester. She is currently pursuing her Masters of Music with Professor Enrico Ellisi at Eastman, where she holds an accompanying assistantship.

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center. 

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

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: Keyboard Area Chamber Ensemble Recital

Nov 08, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Ensemble Series presents Keyboard Area Chamber Ensemble Recital
6:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public.  No advance reservation required.  Seating will begin on a first come first serve basis at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program. $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (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: Monday-Wednesday Percussion Ensemble and Panorama Steel Band Concert

Nov 09, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
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.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Pleasant Street Garage (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).
Location:
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Flute Choir

Nov 10, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Flute Choir Concert, directed by Dr. Adah Toland Jones
6:00 p.m.
Music Building Recital Hall (MUS 236)

Open to the public.  No advance reservations required.  Seating will begin on a first come, first serve basis at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Pleasant Street 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: Tuesday-Thursday Percussion Ensemble

Nov 10, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
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 on a first come, first serve basis at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Pleasant Street 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 Jazz Ensemble Concert

Nov 11, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Jazz Ensemble Concert, directed by Dr. Utah Hamrick
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).
Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Musicians Forum

Nov 12, 6:15PM - 7:00PM
The School of Music presents Musicians Forum
6:15 p.m.
Music Building Recital Hall (MUS 236)

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-mnute session begins at 6:15pm and precedes a Somos Musicos! student concert at 7:30 p.m.  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 Pleasant Street Garage. (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD 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]

Somos Musicos!

Nov 12, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
The School of Music presents Somos Musicos!
7:30 p.m.
Music Building Recital Hall (MUS 236)

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 program on a first come, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Pleasant Street Garage. (Attention  students enrolled in Departmental Recital course: This is a RED 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 Wind Symphony Concert

Nov 13, 2:00PM - 2:00PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Wind Symphony, directed by Dr. Caroline Beatty
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program. Visitors may park at Pleasant Street Garage without a paid permit from Friday, 5pm through Sunday, 7pm.  (Visitors are required to pay at the self-serve kiosk in the garage for any time their cars are in the garage after 7pm on Sunday). 

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

Location:
Music Building (MUS); Recital Hall (MUS 236)
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Men's and Women's Choirs Concert

Nov 15, 3:00PM - 5:00PM
Ensemble Series presents Men's and Women's Choir Concert, directed by Mr. Craig Aamot and Dr. Lynn Brinckmeyer
3:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ebsemble: TX State Trombone Ensemble (Hurt)

Nov 15, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Trombone Ensemble directed by Professor Charles Hurt
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public.  No advance reservations required.  Seating will begin on a first come, first serve basis at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (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: Mariachi Nueva Generacion Concert

Nov 15, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Ensemble Series and the Latin Music Studies Area of the TX State School of Music present Mariachi Nueva Generacion Concert
7:30 p.m.
San Marcos High School Auditorium

Open to the public.  No reservation or tickets required. 
Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course.  This is a WILD CARD event.
Location:
Off Campus; San Marcos High School Auditorium
Cost:
Free admission
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Guitar Ensemble

Nov 16, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Guitar Ensemble Recital, directed by Mr. Mark Anthony Cruz
6:00 p.m.
Music Building Recital Hall (MUS 236)

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

Nov 16, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Jazz Orchestra Concert, directed by Dr. Keith Winking
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).
Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Symphonic Winds and Concert Band Concert

Nov 17, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Symphonic Winds and Concert Band Concert, directed by Dr. Kyle Glaser and Mr. Matthew Holzner
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Pleasant Street Garage.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).
Location:
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

TX State International Concert Series: Harvey Pittel, saxophone

Nov 18, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
TX State International Concert Series: Harvey Pittel, saxophoneTX State International Concert Series presents Harvey Pittel, saxophone
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall 

Harvey Pittel's recitals around the world include eight major New York appearances. He has appeared as soloist with the New York Philharmonic, Boston Symphony, Denver and Seattle Symphonies, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Louisville Orchestra, Baltimore Symphony with conductors Zubin Mehta, Seiji Ozawa, Neville Marriner and Michael Tilson Thomas. His festival participation includes Spoleto/U.S.A., Brevard, Aspen, Ojai, Tanglewood, and Marlboro, the latter at the invitation of the late Rudolf Serkin.  His 2014 – 2015 season includes an appearance with the New York Philharmonic Soloists at Lincoln Center. Pittel’s discography includes twenty eight recordings with features on sound tracks of several films including Woody Allen’s “Manhattan”.

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$15* Adults/$8* Students, Senior Citizens & military (with ID) (*plus $2 handling fee per ticket purchased on-line or at the door)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: Saxophone Ensembles Concert

Nov 19, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Ensemble Series presents Saxophone Ensembles Concert, directed by Dr. Todd Oxford
6 p.m.
Music Building Recital Hall (MUS 236)

Open to the public.  No advance reservations required.  Seating will begin on a first come, first serve basis at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Pleasant Street 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 University Singers with students from the English and Dance Departments

Nov 21, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State University Singers in collaboration with students from TX State English and Dance Departments
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program. Visitors may park at Pleasant Street Garage without a paid permit from Friday, 5pm through Sunday, 7pm.  (Visitors are required to pay at the self-serve kiosk in the garage for any time their cars are in the garage after 7pm on Sunday).

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

Location:
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
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Community Youth Outreach: String Project Fall Concert

Nov 22, 2:00PM - 3:00PM
TX State Community Youth Outreach Programs presents String Project Fall Concert, directed by Dr. Ames Asbell
2:00 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public.  No advance reservations required.  Seating will begin on a first come, first serve basis at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program.Visitors may park at Pleasant Street Garage without a paid permit from Friday, 5pm through Sunday, 7pm.  (Visitors are required to pay at the self-serve kiosk in the garage for any time their cars are in the garage after 7pm on Sunday).(

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 Jazz Lab Band Concert

Nov 22, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Jazz Lab Band Concert, directed by Dr. Utah Hamrick
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).
Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Symphony Orchestra Concert

Nov 23, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Symphony Orchestra Concert, directed by Dr. Carolyn Watson
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Pleasant Street Garage  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).
Location:
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Horn Ensemble & Horn Society Concert

Dec 01, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Horn Ensemble and Horn Society Concert, directed by Mr. H. Stephen Hager
6:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

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

Faculty/Guest Artist: Lynn Ledbetter, violin with Roy Wylie, piano

Dec 01, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Faculty/Guest Artist: Lynn Ledbetter, violin with Roy Wylie, pianoFaculty and Guest Artist Series presents Lynn Ledbetter, violin with Roy Wylie, piano
8:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Professor of Violin and Coordinator of Strings at TX State, Dr. Lynn F. Ledbetter holds degrees from UT-Austin and the University of Houston. Previously, she was a music faculty member of Eastern New Mexico University, University of Southern Mississippi and College of Saint Scholastica.  She has been affiliated with several prestigious orchestras as principal or concertmaster and continues to concertize as a solo recitalist and chamber musician in the US and abroad.

Dr. Roy Wylie received numerous awards as a young pianist in Houston and has had many concert appearances as a soloist and chamber musician throughout his career.  He holds a DMA from UT-Austin with earlier study at Southern Methodist University, Manhattan School of Music and The Juilliard School.  He recently returned to Houston after teaching at Auburn University for 27 years and plans to spend time now in collaborative performances with other musicians in the area.

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Special Somos Musicos!

Dec 02, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
The School of Music presents a Special Somos Musicos!
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Somos Musicos! is a concert series showcasing student performances. This "Special" one will take place in the Recital Hall at the Performing Arts Center, instead of the one at the Music Building. It will not be preceded by Musicians Forum.

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, next to the Performing Arts Center. (Attention  students enrolled in 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 Jazz Ensemble, "The Nutcracker"

Dec 03, 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Jazz Ensemble performing "The Nutcracker", directed by Dr. Utah Hamrick
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Pleasant Street Garage (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).

Location:
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Latin Music Studies: Salsa Night

Dec 03, 9:00PM - 12:00AM
The Latin Music Studies area of the School of Music presents Salsa Night!
9:00 p.m.-midnight
Stonewall Warehouse, 141 E. Hopkins, San Marcos, TX 78666

The Latin Music Studies area at Texas State University is proud to present another "Salsa on the Square" event: Thursday, December 3, starting at 9 pm.  (Come celebrate the end of the fall semester with us!)  Performers include TX State's salsa ensembles: Salsa del Rio and Orquesta del Rio.  Admission limited to those who are 18 yrs and up; $5 cover charge for 18-20 year-olds; no cover charge for those 21 and up.  Come join us at the Stonewall Warehouse for an exciting evening of Salsa music and dance.  (Attention students enrolled in the  Departmental Recital Course: This is a "WILD CARD" event).

Location:
Off Campus; Stonewall Warehouse, 141 E. Hopkins, San Marcos, TX 78666
Cost:
$5 cover charge for 18-20 yr. olds; free admission for those 21 up (under 18 not allowed in)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Chorale, Handel's "Messiah"

Dec 04, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Chorale performing Handel's "Messiah", directed by Dr. Joey M. Martin
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center. (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).
Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: TX State Chorale, Handel's "Messiah"

Dec 06, 7:30PM - 7:30PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Chorale performing Handel's "Messiah", directed by Dr. Joey M. Martin
7:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center. (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a MAROON event).
Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Community Youth Outreach: Hill Country Youth Chorus Concert

Dec 07, 6:30PM - 7:30PM
TX State School of Music Community Youth Outreach Program presents Hill Country Youth Chorus Concert
6:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

No advance reservation required.  Seating will begin on a first come, first serve basis at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center. (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: No attendance credit for this 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: Ames Asbell and Karla Hamelin, "Viola and Cello Duets"

Jan 27, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Faculty Artist Series presents Ames Asbell and Karla Hamelin, "Viola and Cello Duets"
8:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Guest Lecture: Elizabeth Hellmuth Margulis

Feb 01, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Guest Lecture: Elizabeth Hellmuth MargulisGuest Lecture: Elizabeth Hellmuth Margulis
6:00 p.m.
Music Building Recital Hall (MUS 236)

Elizabeth Hellmuth Margulis is Professor and Director of the Music Cognition Lab at the University of Arkansas. Her research approaches music from the perspective of cognitive science. She is interested in the interface between musical structure and engagement, especially in listeners without formal training, and especially as it occurs dynamically across the course of the listening experience. Her book On Repeat: How Music Plays the Mind (http://www.elizabethmargulis.com/on-repeat)(Oxford University Press) received the 2014 Wallace Berry Award from the Society for Music Theory.

Open to the public.  No advance reservations required.  Seating will begin on a first come, first serve basis at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Pleasant Street Garage (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD 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]

Faculty Artists: Soon Cho, mezzo-soprano, Ames Asbell, viola and Joey M, Martin, piano

Feb 02, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Faculty Artists: Soon Cho, mezzo-soprano, Ames Asbell, viola and Joey M, Martin, pianoFaculty Artist Series presents Soon Cho, mezzo-soprano, Ames Asbell, viola and Joey M. Martin, piano
6:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

As a recitalist, chamber musician, oratorio and concert soloist, and equally at home on the opera stage, Soon Cho began her professional singing career under the batons of world-renowned conductors such as Alan Gilbert, Kristjan Järvi, Paavo Järvi, Erich Kunzel, Julius Rudel, Mischa Santora, and David Zinman. Deeply committed to education as an artist teacher, Ms. Cho joined the voice faculty at Texas State University in 2014, having taught previously for seven years at Baylor University.  She is also on the faculty at Cornish-American Song Institute, a three-week intensive study of Art Song in Oxford and Falmouth in England.

Violist Ames Asbell has performed classical, tango, and popular music in over 30 countries around the world, in venues ranging from Carnegie Hall to universities to clubs. She appears on dozens of internationally released CDs, film scores and broadcasts, and five appearances on PBS television staple Austin City Limits. From 2001 to 2005, she toured globally with rock legend David Byrne (of Talking Heads), appearing with him on broadcasts such as Late Night with Conan O’Brien, The Late Show with David Letterman and Later...with Jools Holland (BBC) as well as two international DVD releases.
A passionate teacher, Dr. Asbell has twice had the honor of teaching the top high school violist in the state of Texas, and her former students have gone on to study at prestigious schools of music such as Eastman, Rice, Oberlin, and Peabody. She has served on Texas State University faculty since 2005, teaching viola and chamber music as well as theory and music literature courses and performing with faculty ensembles. In fall 2010, she launched the Texas State String Project, a Suzuki-based community outreach program which offers string instruction to San Marcos-area elementary-school students.

Joey M. Martin is a musician regarded for his diverse musical interests, engaging artistry, and passionate enthusiasm for the choral art. He is professor of music at Texas State University where he serves as the Associate Dean for the College of Fine Arts and Communication and as the Director of Choral Activities teaching graduate courses in choral conducting, choral literature and vocal pedagogy. As a pianist, he also enjoys collaborating with vocal artists in recitals serving as coach/accompanist for such diverse artists are Jennie Olson, Maria Jette, Timothy Jones, Cheryl Parrish, and Juli Wood.



Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

2016 Hill Country Jazz Festival: Eddie Durham Concert

Feb 05, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
2016 Hill Country Jazz Festival presents Eddie Durham Concert
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public.  Visitors may park at Pleasant Street Garage without a paid permit from Friday, 5pm through Sunday, 7pm.  (Visitors are required to pay at the self-serve kiosk in the garage for any time their cars are in the garage after 7pm on Sunday). 

(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]

Latin Music Studies: Salsa Night

Feb 05, 9:00PM - 12:00AM
The Latin Music Studies area of the School of Music presents Salsa Night!
9:00 p.m.-midnight
Stonewall Warehouse, 141 E. Hopkins, San Marcos, TX 78666

The Latin Music Studies area at Texas State University is proud to present another "Salsa on the Square" event: Friday, February 5 starting at 9 pm.  Performers include TX State's salsa ensembles: Salsa del Rio and Orquesta del Rio.  Admission limited to those who are 18 yrs and up; $5 cover charge for 18-20 year-olds; no cover charge for those 21 and up.  Come join us at the Stonewall Warehouse for an exciting evening of Salsa music and dance.  (Attention students enrolled in the  Departmental Recital Course: This is a "WILD CARD" event).
Location:
Off Campus; Stonewall Warehouse, 141 E. Hopkins, San Marcos, TX 78666
Cost:
$5 cover charge for 18-20 yr. olds; free admission for those 21 up (under 18 not allowed in)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

TX State Clarinet Fiesta International

Feb 06, 8:00AM - 12:00AM
The School of Music presents the first TX State Clarinet Fiesta International, coordinated by Dr. Vanguel Tangarov
Music Building
all day/evening; more specific information regarding events, start times, rooms will be posted later

Open to the public.  Visitors may park at Pleasant Street Garage (across the street from the Music Building) without a paid permit from Friday, 5pm through Sunday, 7pm.  (Visitors are required to pay at the self-serve kiosk in the garage for any time their cars are in the garage after 7pm on Sunday).

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

2016 Hill Country Jazz Festival: Finale Concert

Feb 06, 6:00PM - 7:00PM
PLEASE NOTE: The Finale Concert will commence after competitions have been completed.  The stated 6:00 pm start time is an estimation.

Hill Country Jazz Festival Finale Concert
6:00 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

Open to the public.  Visitors may park at Pleasant Street Garage without a paid permit from Friday, 5pm through Sunday, 7pm.  (Visitors are required to pay at the self-serve kiosk in the garage for any time their cars are in the garage after 7pm on Sunday).

(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]

TX State Clarinet Fiesta International

Feb 07, 8:00AM - 12:00AM
The School of Music presents the first TX State Clarinet Fiesta International, coordinated by Dr. Vanguel Tangarov
Music Building
all day/evening; more specific information regarding events, start times, rooms will be posted later

Open to the public.  Visitors may park at Pleasant Street Garage (across the street from the Music Building) without a paid permit from Friday, 5pm through Sunday, 7pm.  (Visitors are required to pay at the self-serve kiosk in the garage for any time their cars are in the garage after 7pm on Sunday).

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

TX State Clarinet Fiesta International

Feb 07, 8:00AM - 12:00AM
The School of Music presents the first TX State Clarinet Fiesta International, coordinated by Dr. Vanguel Tangarov
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall
all day/evening; more specific information regarding events and start times will be posted later.

Open to the public. $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.

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

Special Somos Musicos

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

Somos Musicos! is a concert series showcasing student performances. This "Special" one will take place in the Recital Hall at the Performing Arts Center, instead of the one at the Music Building. It will not be preceded by Musicians Forum.

Open to the public.  No advance reservations required.  Seating will begin at least 15 minutes prior to the program on a firs tcome, first serve basis; $5 parking available at Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention  students enrolled in 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 Artist: Ian Davidson, oboe

Feb 17, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Faculty Artist: Ian Davidson, oboeFaculty Artist Series presents Ian Davidson, oboe
8:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Oboist Ian Davidson has appeared as soloist and chmaber musicain on six continents. He is currently affiliated with two professional orchestras in Austin and is the founding member of Wild Basin Winds, an Austin-based national woodwind quintet. Holding degrees from DePauw University and University of Texas, Dr. Davidson is Professor of Oboe at Texas State University, where he has been recognized on several levels for outstanding contributions in teaching, service and scholarly creative activity.

Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).
Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Faculty Artists: Karla Hamelin, cello and Joey M. Martin, piano

Feb 18, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Faculty Artists: Karla Hamelin, cello and Joey M. Martin, pianoFaculty Artist Series presents Karla Hamelin, cello and Joey M. Martin, piano
8:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Karla Hamelin, accomplished Canadian cellist and avid chamber musician, has worked with numerous artists in other disciplines, including dancers, choreographers, visual artists, poets and actors as well as studio musicians. Her ability to play a broad and diverse spectrum of repertoire has made her a sought-after performer of new works, orchestral and chamber music, and a featured artist in a baroque cantata series. An advocate of new music, Dr. Hamelin has performed with contemporary ensembles such as the American Repertory Ensemble and Audio Inversions. Involved in several commissions and premieres, she has also worked with notable living composers.

Participating in music festivals in Graz, Austria, Banff, Aspen, and elsewhere, Karla Hamelin holds a Doctor of Musical Arts degree in cello performance from The University of Texas at Austin. While a doctoral student at UT, she was teaching assistant to Professor Phyllis Young and taught in their String Project. Before pursuing her doctorate, Karla earned a Master of Music degree in cello performance from The University of Michigan under the tutelage of Anthony Elliott. Equally dedicated to performing and teaching, Dr. Hamelin has taught at the Austin Chamber Music Center, Concordia University and Texas Lutheran University. She was recently appointed as an adjudicator for the Royal Conservatory of Music in Canada.

Joey M. Martin is a musician regarded for his diverse musical interests, engaging artistry, and passionate enthusiasm for the choral art. He is professor of music at Texas State University where he serves as the Associate Dean for the College of Fine Arts and Communication and as the Director of Choral Activities teaching graduate courses in choral conducting, choral literature and vocal pedagogy. As a pianist, he also enjoys collaborating with vocal artists in recitals serving as coach/accompanist for such diverse artists are Jennie Olson, Maria Jette, Timothy Jones, Cheryl Parrish, and Juli Wood.



Open to the public.  Tickets available in advance at txstatepresents.com or at the door at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program.  $5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Departmental Recital course: This is a GOLD event).

Location:
Performing Arts Center (ARTS); (new) Recital Hall
Cost:
$10* Adult/$5* Students, senior citizens and military with ID (*plus $2 processing fee for tickets online or at the window)
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

TX State Trombone Sympoisium

Feb 19, 6:00PM - 12:00AM
TX State Trombone SympoisiumThe School of Music presents TX State Trombone Symposium
all evening
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

More specific information about events and start times will be posted later.

$5 parking available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, next to the Performing Arts Center.

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