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Department Offers Three Exciting Concerts This Week, featuring Orchestra, Symphonic Winds, and Guest Artist
Department Offers Three Exciting Concerts This Week, featuring Orchestra, Symphonic Winds, and Guest Artist

Tuesday’s orchestra concert will feature the 2015 Concerto Competition winners; Wednesday’s band concert will feature large ensemble and chamber performances; and Thursday’s guest artist, J. Warren Mitchell, will feature operatic repertoire.

AU Chamber Choir and AHS Choral Company Perform Joint Concert
September 30, 2015
AU Chamber Choir and AHS Choral Company Perform Joint Concert

This concert, under the direction of Auburn University faculty William Powell, will be on Sunday, October 4 at 2:30 pm at Auburn First Baptist Church.

Guest Guitarist Patilla to Perform in Auburn on September 22
Guest Guitarist Patilla to Perform in Auburn on September 22

Mississippi State’s Michael Patilla will perform in a recital co-sponsored by the Auburn Guitar Society and will begin at 7:30 pm in Goodwin Recital Hall. Tickets are available at 6:30 pm outside of the Recital Hall

Internationally Acclaimed Violist Stephen Upshaw to Perform September 16
September 15, 2015
Internationally Acclaimed Violist Stephen Upshaw to Perform September 16

Upshaw’s recital also features Jeremy Samolesky, piano, and David Odom, clarinet. The performance begins at 7:30 pm in Goodwin Recital Hall. Will-call tickets and regular tickets will be available at 6:30 pm outside of the Recital Hall.

David Odom and Laurelie Gheesling Perform "Fantasy" Program
September 12, 2015
David Odom and Laurelie Gheesling Perform "Fantasy" Program

Fresh off their summer performances in Spain and Brazil, clarinetist David Odom and pianist Laurelie Gheesling bring a fantasy-themed program to Goodwin Recital Hall at 7:30 on Monday, September 14. 

Music Faculty Showcase Kicks Off 2015 Performance Season
September 29, 2015
Music Faculty Showcase Kicks Off 2015 Performance Season

Musical selections for brass, percussion, piano, strings, voice, and winds will be presented in this kaleidoscope concert that will be just over an hour long.

Online Ticket Sales Begin August 17
August 17, 2015
Online Ticket Sales Begin August 17

Advanced ticket sales are available for all department-sponsored events.

Music Faculty in Brazil
July 14, 2015
Music Faculty in Brazil

Three members of the Department of Music faculty at Auburn University will spend next week in Brazil for the Sixth Annual Festival Internacional de Música de Campina Grande. Sara Lynn Baird, Music Department Chair; Laurelie Gheesling, Coordinator of Collaborative Piano; and David Odom, Clarinet professor will present master classes, teach courses, rehearse, and perform concerts as members of the faculty for the festival. The festival is promoted by the Federal University of Campina Grande, State University of Paraiba, Brazil; the State University of Paraiba; Technological Park Foundation of Paraiba; and Friends Association of The Campina Grande International Music Festival.

2015 Concerto Competition Winners Chosen
June 9, 2015
2015 Concerto Competition Winners Chosen

Winners will perform with the Auburn University/Community Orchestra on October 6, 2015.

Fall Orchestra Auditions Announced
June 9, 2015
Fall Orchestra Auditions Announced

Auditions for the Auburn University/Community Orchestra will be August 14, 17, and 18.

Last Updated: January 18, 2013