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Auburn University Community Orchestra Auditions
July 13, 2016
Auburn University Community Orchestra Auditions

Auditions for the Auburn University/Community Orchestra’s 2016-2017 season will be held on Tuesday, August 16 and Wednesday, August 17. Auditions are open to all university students and community members. These auditions will be held from 3:00-6:00 pm in Goodwin Room 128.  No appointment is necessary.

Faculty Jazz, Symphonic Winds, Orchestra, Low Brass Ensembles to Perform
Faculty Jazz, Symphonic Winds, Orchestra, Low Brass Ensembles to Perform

All are invited to this week’s concerts, including a midday, free concert by the Symphonic Winds in preparation for their ten day tour of Italy.

Auditions for Fall Choirs
July 13, 2016
Auditions for Fall Choirs

Auditions for participation in the Fall 2016 Auburn University Chamber Choir, Gospel Choir, Conductors’ Chorus, Women's Chorus and Men's Chorus occur during most of the 2016 Camp War Eagle sessions, AND on August 12-17, 2016. Choirs are open to all entering, new, and current Auburn University undergraduate and graduate students, regardless of major or minor.

Three Guest Artists to Visit Auburn University
Three Guest Artists to Visit Auburn University

Ensemble Schumann will perform March 23; trumpeter Robert White with Helen Lukan, piano, on March 24; and guitarist Silviu Ciulei on March 29

Symphonic Winds Begin Oversea Adventure in Italy
March 11, 2016
Symphonic Winds Begin Oversea Adventure in Italy

Approximately 100 Auburn students, faculty, and other personnel begin their nine day, five city tour on Friday, March 11.

Guest Pianist Pilar Leyva in Residence March 2-4
February 25, 2016
Guest Pianist Pilar Leyva in Residence March 2-4

A native of Bogota, Columbia, Leyvar will work with Auburn students through private lessons, masterclasses, and a lecture entitled “Cenesthetic Relaxation in Musical Technique: Biomechanics and Alternatives.”

Guest Baritone to Perform Feb. 16 at 7:30 pm
February 12, 2016
Guest Baritone to Perform Feb. 16 at 7:30 pm

The Department of Music presents guest baritone Tony Offerle of the University of Florida on Tuesday, February 16, at 7:30 pm in Goodwin Recital Hall. Offerle will be accompanied by Kevin Sharpe, piano. Program includes Johann Sebastian Bach, Hugo Wolf, Jacques Ibert, Xavier Montsalvatge, Aaron Copland, and Richard Rodgers.

 

High School Band All-State-Workshop January 9
December 16, 2015
High School Band All-State-Workshop January 9

The Auburn University All-State Workshop is designed to help interested students enhance their audition and performance skills for the AMEA All-State auditions. The registration fee is $25 before January 1, 2016, and $35 after January 1.

Online Ticket Sales Begin January 13
December 14, 2015
Online Ticket Sales Begin January 13

Advance tickets for any department-sponsored event will be sold for $10 for both general admission and students. $5 tickets will only be available at the door. Click for more details.

AU Singers Performing Fall Show on Dec 4 and 6
December 3, 2015
AU Singers Performing Fall Show on Dec 4 and 6

Under the direction of Dale Farmer, this exciting show will feature Broadway tunes, radio hits, and holiday favorites. 

Last Updated: January 18, 2013