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9/37:30pStudent Recital: Will HamiltonA saxophone recital with pianist Stacy Rodgers; admission is free.Nutt Auditorium
9/131:00pLMR Live: Celebrating the Voices of MississippiHost Nancy Maria Balach interviews folklorist Bill Ferris, Sharde Thomas of the Rising Star Fife and Drum band, and blues scholar Scott Baretta. Stream online only via livingmusicresource.comOnline at (100 credit if you watch live from 1:00-1:50 via
9/147:30pVoices of MississippiConcert highlighting the range of music and people from our great state. Tickets available at the UM Box Office (915-7411) or online at the Ford Center.Gertrude C. Ford Center for the Performing Arts
(100/103 credit)
9/167:30pGuest Recital: Peter KolkayBassoonist Peter Kolkay, of Vanderbilt University, in recital. Admission is free.Nutt Auditorium
(100/103 credit)
9/171:00pMaster class: Peter KolkayAccomplished bassoonist works with UM students in a master class setting. Public is welcome to observe this interesting process, admission is free.Nutt Auditorium
(100 credit)
9/194:00pPanel: Music and the MindFeaturing Renée Fleming in a conversation about music and the brain Gertrude C. Ford Center for the Performing Arts
9/207:30pRenée FlemingConcert featuring the legendary performerGertrude C. Ford Center for the Performing Arts
(100/103 credit)
9/2111:00pMaster class: Renée FlemingRenée Fleming works with UM Voice students in a masterclass setting. Free admission, open to an audience.Gertrude C. Ford Center for the Performing Arts (100 credit)
10/026:00pStudent Recital: Khloe Celestin, hornDegree recital with collaborative pianist Adrienne Park.Nutt Auditorium (100 credit) Admission is free.
10/127:30pJazz CombosUM Jazz Combos, featuring, students, faculty, and friendsProud Larry's, on the Oxford Square
10/157:30pClub SarahFest: Blake McIver CabaretVisiting artist Blake McIver Ewing in a cabaret performance with pianist Amanda Johnston.Music Building Band Hall (100 credit)
10/251:00pMaster class with Kelly Hogan and Jenny ConleeTwo important musicians in today's independent music scene work with music students ahead of a 10/29 performance. Produced in association with SarahFest, the class is free and open to the public.Nutt Auditorium (100 credit)
10/271:00pMaster class: Jenny Conlee and Kelly HoganThe business of the music business, from the perspective of two successful musicians who know the ropes. Free admission.Nutt Auditorium (100 credit)
10/287:30pChoral ConcertNorth Oxford Baptist Church
10/297:30pClub SarahFest: Jenny Conlee and Kelly Hogan in ConcertConlee and Hogan perform with the UM student bands they've trained up this week. Produced by the Sarah Isom Center and UM Music. Free admission.Band Hall
Music Building (100 credit)
10/303:00pLMR Live: featuring Jenny Conlee and Kelly HoganHost Balach talks to Conlee and Hogan about gender, music, and success. Free and open to the public.Nutt Auditorium (100 credit)
10/307:30pStudent Recital: Jacob Roland, tromboneDegree recital with collaborative pianist Adrienne Park.Nutt Auditorium (100 credit)
11/27:30pFaculty Recital: The Lyrical Baritone Adam Estes, baritone saxophone, and Adrienne Park, piano, performing four works that highlight the lyricism of the baritone saxophone. Nutt Auditorium (100/103 credit)
11/312:00pSouthTalks with composer Adam GuettelThe composer of The Light in the Piazza talks about his musical, the novel by Elizabeth Spencer that inspired it, and Spencer herself on the 100th anniversary of the year of her birth. Guettel will be joined by Ewing and Haskell.Paris-Yates Chapel
(100 credit)
11/37:30pLMR LiveLMR Live with panel to talk all things The Light in the Piazza, featuring composer Adam Guettel, director Blake McIver Ewing, and star Mary Donnelly Haskell.Nutt Auditorium (100 credit) and streamed live online at
11/51:00pMaster class with Adam GuettelA dive into Guettel's repertoire and the history and context for his music.Nutt Auditorium (100 credit)
11/57:30pStudent Recital: Matthew Louis, trumpetDegree recital with collaborative pianist Adrienne ParkNutt Auditorium (100 credit) Admission is free.
11/87:30pFaculty Recital: Nave GrahamGraham performs music that explores the flute as a solo instrument, in very different ways, including the premiere of two new works.Nutt Auditorium (100/103 credit)
11/96:00pStudent Recital: Parker PetersonDegree recital with collaborative pianist Adrienne ParkNutt Auditorium (100/103 credit) Admission is free.
11/97:30pVeteran's Day Choral ConcertA rousing tribute to our nation's veterans, with a special video salute to local service men and women. Featuring the UM Chorus, the LOU Symphony Orchestra, and the Oxford Civic Chorus.Ford Center (100/103 credit)
11/107:30pLow Brass EnsemblesThe trombones and tubas bring the warm tones and full sounds.Nutt Auditorium (100/103 credit)
11/117:30pJazz Ensembles: The Mississippians and the CollegiansUM's two jazz bands bring the full energy and lively musicality of a variety of jazz styles and favorites. Also featuring two jazz combos.Ford Center (100/103 credit)
11/145:00pStudent Recital: Hayley JacksonClarinet recitalNutt Auditorium (100 credit). Admission is free.
11/146:00pStudent Recital: Mayuka IshiiSaxophone recitalNutt Auditorium (100 credit). Admission is free.
11/145:00pStudent Recital: Hayley Jackson, clarinetDegree recital with collaborative pianist Lien NguyenNutt Auditorium (100 credit) Admission is free.
11/146:00pStudent Recital: Mayuka Ishii, saxophoneDegree recital with collaborative pianist Adrienne ParkNutt Auditorium (100 credit) Admission is free.
11/147:30pStudent Recital: John Buchman and Avery Head, tromboneDegree recitals with collaborative pianists Adrienne Park and Olga DahlNutt Auditorium (100 credit) Admission is free.
11/157:30pLOU Symphony OrchestraBorodin's Symphony No. 2 in a special performance at Oxford High School's new fine arts complex. Featuring side-by-side playing with music students from the Oxford and Tupelo HS Orchestras.Oxford High School Fine Arts Complex. Admission is free.
11/167:30pOMADDE: Ole Miss African Drum and Dance EnsembleGhanaian ethnic and contemporary dances, featuring Samuel Agbenyo (choreographer and master drummer); Yawa Dor (lead dancer and special assistant); If-Not-God Moses (Lea singer and dancer). Directed by Dr. George Dor.Nutt Auditorium (100/103/104 credit)
Admission is free.
11/187:30pWind Ensemble ConcertThe wind ensemble – woodwinds, brass, and percussion – performs their fall concert.Nutt Auditorium (100/103 credit). Admission is free.
11/197:30pThe Light in the PiazzaThe Tony Award-winning Broadway musical smash!Ford Center (100/103 credit) Tickets available at
11/213:00pThe Light in the PiazzaA Sunday afternoon performance.Ford Center (100/103 credit). Tickets:
12/17:30pFall Percussion ConcertThe YouTube premiere of the UM Percussion Ensembles' online concert. Visit our YouTube channel at showtime to watch.Online via the UM Music Department YouTube Channel. (100 credit with comment)
12/26:00pStudent Recital: Catalina Farmer and Kaylan Aven, fluteDegree recital with Lien Nguyen and Olga DahlNutt Auditorium (100 credit). Admission is free.
12/37:30pChoral ConcertUM Choirs present an annual favorite, the Holiday Concert.Ford Center (100/103 credit). Admission is free.

Music 100 students: the following are dates for the Wednesday Student Recitals – Sept 22, October 6, October 20, November 10. Scan at these events to get credit for daytime performances.

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