James Madison University School of Music

November 2014 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 call the Concert Hotline (540-568-3481) for venue and time changes. Also check our Workshops & Events Page.

11/1 | Saturday - Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn's Such Sweet Thunder
featuring JMU Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Chuck Dotas, JMU Jazz Band under the direction of Dave Stringham & Theatre Students
Forbes Concert Hall, 8 pm
$15 Adult | $13 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) / $10 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

11/3 | Monday - Special Event - Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn's Such Sweet Thunder featuring JMU Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Chuck Dotas with
actors from The American Shakespeare Center
American Shakespeare Center, Staunton, VA, . 8 pm, admission: pay what you will

11/4 | Tuesday - JMU Student Composers Concert
Students of Jason Haney and Eric Guinivan
Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 8 pm, free *MUS 195 CR

11/4 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Hburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

11/5 | Wednesday - JMU Flute Choir
Students of Beth Chandler
Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 6:30 pm free *MUS 195 CR

11/7 - 11/9 - Masterpiece Season - La Bohéme by Giacomo Puccini
featuring the JMU Opera Theater under the direction of Don Rierson
Friday & Saturday, November 7 & 8 @ 8 pm; Sunday, November 9 @ 2 pm
Forbes Mainstage Theatre
$21 Adult | $19 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) / $13 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

11/9 | Sunday - JMU String Chamber Ensembles I
Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 7 pm, free *MUS 195 CR

11/10 | Monday - JMU Chamber Winds I
Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 8 pm, free *MUS 195 CR

11/10 | Monday - Jazz Studies Guest Artist - Michael Jefry Stevens Trio
Music Building Room 108, 8 pm, free

11/11 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Hburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

11/11 | Tuesday - JMU Guitar Ensemble
under the direction of Keith Stevens
Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 8 pm, free *MUS 195 CR

11/13 | Thursday - JMU Chamber Orchestra under the direction of Robert McCashin
Forbes Recital Hall, 8 pm
$10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

**CANCELLED** 11/14 | Friday - JMU Faculty Recital - Michele Kirkdorffer, oboe

11/14 | 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

11/15 | Saturday - JMU Student & Faculty Ensemble - Valley Collegium Musicum
under the direction of Jonathan Gibson
Muhlenberg Lutheran Church, 8 pm, free * MUS 195 CR

11/16 | Sunday - JMU Steel Band under the direction of Michael Overman
Music Building Room 108, 2 pm, free *MUS 195 CR

11/16 | Sunday - JMU String Chamber Ensembles II
Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 7 pm, free *MUS 195 CR

11/17 | Monday - JMU Faculty Recital - Beth Chandler, flute
Forbes Recital Hall, 8 pm
$10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

11/18 | Tuesday - JMU Concert Band under the direction of Scott Rikkers
Forbes Concert Hall, 8 pm
$10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

11/18 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Hburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

11/19 | Wednesday - JMU Chamber Winds II
Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 8 pm, free *MUS 195 CR

11/20 through 11/22 - VMEA (Virginia Music Educators Association) Conference
Location: Norfolk Waterside Marriott and Sheraton Norfolk Waterside, VA
JMU Concert: TBA
Alumni Reception: TBA, Tower Suite

 

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