James Madison University School of Music

February 2015 Events

For more information or to purchase tickets, please click here: The Forbes Center for the Performing Arts or call the box office (540) 568-7000.

Please check the Concert Hotline (540-568-3481) for venue and time changes. Also check our Workshops & Events Page.

2/1 | Sunday - JMU Faculty Recital - Sue Barber, bassoon
Forbes Recital Hall, 2 pm
$10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

2/3 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Hburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

2/4 | Wednesday - Masterpiece Season - Orquesta Sinfónica del Estado de México
Symphony Orchestra of the State of Mexico
Enrique Bátiz, music director and chief conductor
Forbes Concert Hall, 8 pm, $40 - $49 | $10 JMU students * MUS 195 CR

2/5 | Thursday - Guest Artist - horn
Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 8 pm, free * MUS 195 CR

2/7 | Saturday - School of Music Auditions, all day

2/7 & 2/8 | Saturday & Sunday - Masterpiece Season - Opera Spotlight
Students from the JMU Opera Theater perform songs and scenes from the world’s greatest operas, under the direction of Don Rierson
Forbes Concert Hall, Saturday @ 8 pm | Sunday @ 2 pm
$13 Adult | $12 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student * MUS 195 CR

2/8 | Sunday - DMA Recital - Chuan-Li Ko, piano
Forbes Recital Hall, 1 pm, free

2/9 | Monday - JMU Faculty Recital - Chris Carrillo, trumpet
Forbes Recital Hall, 8 pm
$10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

2/10 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Band under the direction of Dave Stringham and
JMU Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Chuck Dotas
Forbes Concert Hall, 8 pm
$10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

2/11 | Wednesday - JMU Faculty-in-Residence - Monticello Strings
Forbes Recital Hall, 8 pm
$10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

2/12 | Thursday - JMU Faculty Recital - Carrie Stevens, mezzo-soprano
Forbes Recital Hall, 8 pm
$10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

2/12 | Thursday - DMA Lecture Recital - Drew Ross, conducting
Forbes Concert Hall, 8 pm, free

2/13 | Friday - JMU Faculty Recital - Amadi Azikiwe, viola
Forbes Recital Hall, 8 pm
$10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

2/13 | Friday - DMA Lecture Recital - Mark Ardry-Graves, conducting
Forbes Concert Hall, 8 pm, free

**CANCELLED** 2/14 & 2/15 - Guest Artsts - Harlem Symphony Orchestra

**CANCELLED** 2/15 | Sunday - President's Concert with JMU Music Ensembles
National Presbyterian Church, Washington D.C., 2 pm, free

2/15 | Sunday - JMU Faculty Recital - Michael Priester, double bass
Forbes Recital Hall, 2 pm
$10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

2/16 | Monday - School of Music Auditions, all day

2/16 | Monday - Masterpiece Season - The Kings's Singers
Forbes Concert Hall, 8 pm, $33 - $36, * MUS 195 CR

2/17 through 2/19 - Contemporary Music Festival
2/17 | Tuesday - Contemporary Music Festival Concert I
Forbes Concert Hall, 8 pm
$12 Adult | $11 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student * MUS 195 CR

2/18 through 2/21 - Fifth International Symposium on Assessment in Music Education Connecting Practice, Measurement and Evaluation
Williamsburg Lodge and Conference Center
Click here for more information.

2/17 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Hburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

2/18 | Wednesday - Contemporary Music Festival Concert
Student Composers Concert, Forbes Recital Hall, 5 pm, free * MUS 195 CR

2/18 | Wednesday - Contemporary Music Festival Concert II
Forbes Concert Hall, 8 pm
$11 Adult | $10 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student * MUS 195 CR

2/19 | Thursday - Contemporary Music Festival Concert III - The Flight Project
Composed by Roger Reynolds with the JACK Quartet
Forbes Concert Hall, 8 pm
$14 Adult | $13 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $8 JMU Student * MUS 195 CR

2/22 | Sunday - JMU Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Robert McCashin
Forbes Concert Hall, 2 pm
$10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

2/24 | Tuesday - JMU Student Ensembles - University Men's & Women's Choruses,
KOR and Treble Chamber Choir
under the direction of
Jo-Anne van der Vat-Chromy and W. Bryce Hayes
Forbes Concert Hall, 8 pm
$10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

2/24 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Hburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

2/24 thru 3/1 - Masterpiece Season - Sweet Charity
Tuesday - Friday @ 8 pm; Saturday @ 3 pm & 8 pm; Sunday @ 2 pm
Forbes Mainstage Theatre
$20 Adult | $18 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $13 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

2/25 | Wednesday - JMU Faculty Recital - Carl Donakowski, cello | Gabriel Dobner, piano
Forbes Recital Hall, 8 pm
$10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

2/27 | Friday - JMU Brass Band under the direction of Kevin Stees
Forbes Concert Hall, 8 pm
$10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

2/28 | Saturday - Virginia Band and Orchestra Directors Association All-State Auditions
Forbes Center / Music Building / Festival Center, 8 am - 4 pm, free
Click here for more information.

2/28 | Saturday - JMU Wind Symphony under the direction of Stephen Bolstad
Forbes Concert Hall, 1 pm, free

 

 

* These concerts will provide attendance credit for MUS 195 for JMU students.