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School of Music Events

September 25 - October 25, 2021

Sunday, September 26

Dr. Jackie McIlwain

In this Lecture Series, Dr. Jackie McIlwain will discuss the latest research regarding musicians' health. September 26, 2021 - "Music Training vs. Athletic...

Sunday, October 3

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The Symphonic Winds presents a belated celebration of the Centennial of our Band Program! We will feature music which has graced the Bennett and Mannoni...

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The School of Music presents the Southern Miss Chamber Singers.

Monday, October 4

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The School of Music presents Festival of Choirs, hosted by the Southern Miss Gulf Coast Civic Chorale and featuring guest singers from high schools and...

Tuesday, October 5

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Opening of concert series by the Southern Miss Concert Bands.

Thursday, October 7

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Southern Miss’s premiere wind band performs the opening concert of 2021-22 season with viola faculty artist Hsiaopei Lee performing the haunting work “Love...

Saturday, October 9

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Halftime musical selections scheduled to include traditional homecoming favorites!

10/9 6pm

Monday, October 11

USM Choral Singers

The School of Music presents a Fall Choral Concert featuring The Southern Chorale, Concert Choir, Tenebrae, and University Treble Chorus.

Thursday, October 14

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The arrival of the Beatles in the U.S. and appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show marked the start of the British Invasion, a mid-1960’s phenomenon when rock and...

10/14 7:30pm

Saturday, October 16

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Halftime musical selections scheduled to include: The Nightmare Before Christmas Overture/This is Halloween, Monster Medley - Monster Mash/The Adams...

10/16 2:30pm

Sunday, October 17

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This event is a premiere of new musical composition by Tonu Korvits at the St. Michael Catholic Church in Biloxi, Mississippi.

Nicholas Phillips

Pianist Nicholas Phillips will present a solo recital featuring the works of American composer Charles Tomlinson Griffes (1884-1920), including his Roman...

Monday, October 18

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An opportunity for future Southern Miss music majors and minors to visit campus, get valuable campus life information, meet faculty and observe ensembles.

Tuesday, October 19

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Amulet Strange is Principal Flutist of the Mississippi Symphony Orchestra and member of the MSO Woodwind Quintet since 2015. Additionally, she is Adjunct...

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The KC Chamber Jazz Quintet is a leaderless ensemble based in the traditions of Kansas City jazz, whilst performing modern compositions that exhibit the...