Texas State University Logo
Banner Image
Alumni
Scholarships
Mailing Address
School of Music
Texas State University-San Marcos
601 University Dr.
San Marcos, Texas 78666
Office: 512-245-2651
Fax: 512-245-8181
music@TxState.edu
adjust type sizemake font smallermake font largerreset font size

Events


School of Music
Premiere Events

Faculty Artist Series

Ensemble Series

Guest Artist Series

Guest Lecture Series

 

For upcoming student recitals, click HERE

( You may also visit the College of Fine Arts  Music Calendar)

 


Expand or Collapse all.

Texas State School of Music Events Listings

15th Annual Feria del Mariachi Week: Concerts, Competitions, Movie Night, Workshops

Apr 24, 11:30AM - 12:00PM
15th Annual Feria del Mariachi presents a week full of events:

Monday, 4/21/14, 11:30am, LBJ Student Center Ballroom: Mariachi Nueva Generacion Concert; free and open to the public

Tuesday, 4/22/14, 6:30pm, Centro Cultural Hispano de San Marcos, 211 Lee Street: Mariachi Infantil Concert; free and open to the public

Wednesday, 4/23/14, 6:30pm, Centro Cultural Hispano de San Marcos, 211 Lee Street: Folkloric Art Competition; free and open to the public

Thursday, 4/24, 7:00pm, pre-movie dinner, LBJ Student Center Ballroom, open to the public, dinner tickets available at www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com)
8:00 pm, movie, Cine y Cene "Jorge Negrete movie",  LBJ Student Center Ballroom; movie is free and open to the public

Friday, 4/25, 6pm-10pm, LBJ Student Union Ballroom: Middle School and High School Mariachi Competition; free and open to the public

Saturday, 4/26, (8am-4pm, LBJ Student Center Ballroom: Mariachi Workshops open to participants only); 3pm, demonstration in the ballroom is free and open to the public

Saturday, 4/26, 7:30pm-9:30pm, San Marcos Convention Center at Embassy Suites: Feria del Mariachi (Finale Concert); tickets required and available at www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com)

Concerts are WILD CARD events for students enrolled in Departmental Recital course.

Location:
LBJ Student Center Ballroom (LBJ); and other off-campus locations
Cost:
most events are free and open to the public unless otherwise denoted
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: Concert Band

Apr 24, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Ensemble Series presents Concert Band, directed by Dr. Caroline Beatty
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

MAROON event(for students enrolled in Departmental Recital course)

No advance reservations required; seating available on a first come, first serve basis at least 15 minutes prior to start of the event.

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

Faculty Artist: Lynn Ledbetter, violin with Hye-Gyung Ji, piano

Apr 24, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Faculty Artist: Lynn Ledbetter, violin with Hye-Gyung Ji, pianoFaculty Artist Series presents Lynn Ledbetter, violin with guest pianist, Hye-Gyung Ji
8:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Lynn F. Ledbetter, a native of Austin, TX, holds a Bachelor of Music Degree from the University of Houston, and the Master of Music and Doctor of Musical Arts Degree from the University of Texas at Austin. Following nine years as a faculty member at Eastern New Mexico University, she returned to the Austin area to serve on the faculty at Texas State University as Professor of Violin and Coordinator of the String Area. In addition, she has served on the music faculties of the College of Saint Scholastica and the University of Southern Mississippi.  Dr. Ledbetter has performed and continues to concertize throughout the southwestern and midwestern United States as a solo-recitalist. As a chamber musician, she has toured Turkey, Canada, China, Europe, Mexico, and the United States.

Dr. HYE-GYUNG JI, a native of South Korea, is an Assistant Professor of Piano at South Plains College in Levelland, TX where she teaches courses in applied music and group piano and accompanies a choir.

A winner of the Texas Tech University Symphony Orchestra Soloist Concerto Competitions, Dr. Ji was chosen as a piano soloist for “For Excellence In Performance” in 2002 by Pi Kappa Lambda and has actively performed solo, lecture, and collaborative recitals both in the United States and South Korea.  Her performances were featured through “Music from Texas Tech” on KOHM Classical Radio Station.  As a piano pedagogue, she participated in editing supplementary repertoire books of a Korean piano method called “KLAVIER”, published an ariticle in Korean piano magazine “International Piano”, and has given a presentation at the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) and a lecture and New Faculty Recital at Texas Music Teachers Association (TMTA). 

With distinction, Dr. Ji holds a B.M. degree in Piano Performance from Chung-Ang University in South Korea and both her M.M. in Piano Performance and D.M.A. in Piano Pedagogy from Texas Tech University where she studied under Dr. Lora Deahl. 

GOLD event (for students enrolled in Departmental Recital course)

Tickets available in advance at www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) and also at the door; box office opens at 7:00pm; doors open at 7:45pm; all seats are general admission.

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]

15th Annual Feria del Mariachi Week: Concerts, Competitions, Movie Night, Workshops

Apr 25, 11:30AM - 12:00PM
15th Annual Feria del Mariachi presents a week full of events:

Monday, 4/21/14, 11:30am, LBJ Student Center Ballroom: Mariachi Nueva Generacion Concert; free and open to the public

Tuesday, 4/22/14, 6:30pm, Centro Cultural Hispano de San Marcos, 211 Lee Street: Mariachi Infantil Concert; free and open to the public

Wednesday, 4/23/14, 6:30pm, Centro Cultural Hispano de San Marcos, 211 Lee Street: Folkloric Art Competition; free and open to the public

Thursday, 4/24, 7:00pm, pre-movie dinner, LBJ Student Center Ballroom, open to the public, dinner tickets available at www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com)
8:00 pm, movie, Cine y Cene "Jorge Negrete movie",  LBJ Student Center Ballroom; movie is free and open to the public

Friday, 4/25, 6pm-10pm, LBJ Student Union Ballroom: Middle School and High School Mariachi Competition; free and open to the public

Saturday, 4/26, (8am-4pm, LBJ Student Center Ballroom: Mariachi Workshops open to participants only); 3pm, demonstration in the ballroom is free and open to the public

Saturday, 4/26, 7:30pm-9:30pm, San Marcos Convention Center at Embassy Suites: Feria del Mariachi (Finale Concert); tickets required and available at www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com)

Concerts are WILD CARD events for students enrolled in Departmental Recital course.

Location:
LBJ Student Center Ballroom (LBJ); and other off-campus locations
Cost:
most events are free and open to the public unless otherwise denoted
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: Symphonic Winds

Apr 25, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Ensemble Series presents Symphonic Winds, directed by Dr. Kyle Glaser
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

MAROON event (for students enrolled in Departmental Recital course)

Tickets available in advance at www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) and also at the door; box office opens at 7:00pm; doors open at 7:15pm; all seats are general admission.

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]

15th Annual Feria del Mariachi Week: Concerts, Competitions, Movie Night, Workshops

Apr 26, 11:30AM - 12:00PM
15th Annual Feria del Mariachi presents a week full of events:

Monday, 4/21/14, 11:30am, LBJ Student Center Ballroom: Mariachi Nueva Generacion Concert; free and open to the public

Tuesday, 4/22/14, 6:30pm, Centro Cultural Hispano de San Marcos, 211 Lee Street: Mariachi Infantil Concert; free and open to the public

Wednesday, 4/23/14, 6:30pm, Centro Cultural Hispano de San Marcos, 211 Lee Street: Folkloric Art Competition; free and open to the public

Thursday, 4/24, 7:00pm, pre-movie dinner, LBJ Student Center Ballroom, open to the public, dinner tickets available at www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com)
8:00 pm, movie, Cine y Cene "Jorge Negrete movie",  LBJ Student Center Ballroom; movie is free and open to the public

Friday, 4/25, 6pm-10pm, LBJ Student Union Ballroom: Middle School and High School Mariachi Competition; free and open to the public

Saturday, 4/26, (8am-4pm, LBJ Student Center Ballroom: Mariachi Workshops open to participants only); 3pm, demonstration in the ballroom is free and open to the public

Saturday, 4/26, 7:30pm-9:30pm, San Marcos Convention Center at Embassy Suites: Feria del Mariachi (Finale Concert); tickets required and available at www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com)

Concerts are WILD CARD events for students enrolled in Departmental Recital course.

Location:
LBJ Student Center Ballroom (LBJ); and other off-campus locations
Cost:
most events are free and open to the public unless otherwise denoted
Campus Sponsor:
School of Music
Contact:
Nancy Harris, 512-245-3375
[add to your calendar]

Ensemble: Wind Symphony

Apr 26, 7:30PM - 8:30PM
Ensemble Series presents Wind Symphony, directed by Dr. Caroline Beatty
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

MAROON event (for students enrolled in Departmental Recital course)

Tickets available in advance at www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) and also at the door; box office opens at 7:00pm; doors open at 7:15pm; all seats are general admission.

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 Men's and Women's Choirs

Apr 27, 3:00PM - 4:30PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Men's and Women's Choirs, directed by Mr. Craig Aamot and Dr. Lynn Brinckmeyer
3:00 p.m.
University Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

MAROON event (for students enrolled in Departmental Recital course)

Tickets available in advance at www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) and also at the door; box office opens at 2:00pm; doors open at 2:45pm; all seats are general admission.

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

Apr 27, 6:00PM - 7:30PM
Ensemble: TX State University SingersEnsemble Series presents TX State University Singers, directed by Dr. Jonathan Babcock
6:00 p.m.
University Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

MAROON event (for students enrolled in Departmental Recital course)

Tickets available in advance at www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) and also at the door; box office opens at 5:00pm; doors open at 5:45pm; all seats are general admission.

Location:
University 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 Mysterium forModern Music

Apr 27, 8:00PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents TX Mysterium for Modern Music
Directed by Richard Hall
8:00 p.m.
Music Building Recital Hall (MUS 236)

MAROON event (for students enrolled in Departmental Recital course)

No advance reservations required; seating available on a first come, first serve basis at least 15 minutes prior to start of the 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 Symphony Orchestra

Apr 28, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
Ensemble Series presents TX State Symphony
Troy Peters, Director
Featuring Elbert Gong, winner of the 2013 Texas State International Piano Festival, in Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 2
7:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

MAROON event (for students enrolled in Departmental Recital course)

Tickets available in advance at www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) and also at the door; box office opens at 7:00pm; doors open at 7:15pm; all seats are general admission.

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

Apr 28, 9:00PM - 1:00AM
Ensemble: Salsa NightPLEASE NOTE: NEW NIGHT/NEW LOCATION!

Ensemble Series presents Salsa Night
9:00 p.m.--midnight
The Marc, 120 E. San Antonio St., San Marcos, TX 78666

The evening consists of performance by our award winning Salsa ensembles, joined by area high school performers,  as well as FREE Salsa dance lessons.
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 Pete Rodriguez, the new director of Orquesta del Rio invite you to this wonderful evening of great Salsa music and dance.

OPEN to the public!

(no attendance credit offered to students enrolled in Departmental Reciital course for this event)

No advance reservation required.

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: VocaLibre

May 03, 7:30PM - 9:00PM
PLEASE NOTE: THE DATE HAS BEEN CHANGED FOR THIS EVENT SINCE IT WAS FIRST POSTED.

Ensemble Series presents VocaLibre, directed by Mr. Craig Aamot
7:30 p.m.
University Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

OPEN to the public!

(no attendance credit offered to students enrolled in Departmental Reciital course for this event)

Tickets available in advance at www.txstatepresents.com (http://www.txstatepresents.com) and also at the door; box office opens at 6:30pm; doors open at 7:15pm; all seats are general admission.

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

May 05, 6:30PM - 7:30PM
The School of Music's Community Outreach Program presents Hill Country Youth Chorus Spring Concert, directed by Dr. Lynn Brinckmeyer
6:30 p.m.
Evans Auditorium

OPEN to the public!

(no attendance credit offered to students enrolled in Departmental Reciital course for this event)

No advance reservations required; seating available on a first come, first serve basis at least 15 minutes prior to start of the event.

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