James Madison University School of Music

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

10/2 | Thursday - 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

10/4 | Saturday - Special Event - Jazz 4 Justice - JMU Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Chuck Dotas with JMU Faculty Andy Connell, Bob Hallahan and David Pope
This concert is in partnership with Virginia State Bar’s Diversity Conference, and benefits the Diversity Conference, Blue Ridge Legal Services, Inc. and JMU’s School of Music scholarships. Musicians of all levels are encouraged to bring their instruments & join in a post-concert jam session in the Grand Lobby.
Forbes Concert Hall, 8 pm
$15 Adult / JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $10 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

10/5 | Sunday - JMU Treble Chamber Choir
under the direction of Jo-Anne van der Vat-Chromy
Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 5 pm, free *MUS 195 CR

10/6 | Monday - Guest Artist - Jonah Kim, cello
Forbes Recital Hall, 8 pm
$12 Adult | $11 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $8 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

10/7 | Tuesday - Guest Artists - Michele Fiala Trio
Forbes Recital Hall, 8 pm
$12 Adult | $11 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $8 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

10/7 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Hburg, 8 - 10 pm, free

10/9 | Thursday - Guest Artist - Daniel L. Ihasz, baritone
Forbes Recital Hall, 8 pm
$12 Adult | $11 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $8 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

10/11 | Saturday - JMU Pops! Music from Stage and Screen
Convocation Center, 8:30 pm, $15 reserved seating
Experience this delightful and family friendly showcase of some of JMU’s finest music ensembles and faculty talent. This year’s Pops Concert will feature the JMU Steel Band, JMU Symphony Orchestra, JMU Chorale, JMU Brass Band and the
Marching Royal Dukes!

10/13 | Monday - Guest Artist - Shawn Hagen, french horn
Forbes Recital Hall, 8 pm
$12 Adult | $11 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $8 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

10/14 | Tuesday - Guest Artist - Marianne Gedigian, flute
Forbes Recital Hall, 8 pm
$12 Adult | $11 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $8 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

10/14 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Hburg, 8 - 10 pm, free

10/15 | Wednesday - JMU Faculty/Student Ensemble
Madison Modern Music Ensemble
conducted by Eric Guinivan
Forbes Recital Hall, 8 pm
$10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

10/17 | Friday - JMU Student Ensembles
Mid-semester Concert
featuring the Treble Chamber Choir under the direction of
W. Bryce Hayes, University Women's Chorus
under the direction of Jo-Anne van der Vat-Chromy, and the University Men's Chorus and Combined Choruses under the direction of W. Bryce Hayes
Forbes Concert Hall, 8 pm
$10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

10/18 | Saturday - 37th Annual JMU Parade of Champions
Bridgeforth Stadium, all day, $15 general admission | $10 senior citizens (62+) & students
Tickets may be purchased at the door.
The Marching Royal Dukes perform at 12:45 pm and 10:45 pm!

10/19 | Sunday - JMU Faculty Recital - Kevin McMillan, baritone
Forbes Recital Hall, 2 pm
$10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

10/20 | Monday - Special Event - The United States Army Field Band: The Concert Band & The Soldiers’ Chorus
Forbes Concert Hall, 8 pm, free *MUS 195 CR

10/21 | Tuesday - JMU Symphonic Band under the direction of Stephen Bolstad
Forbes Concert Hall, 8 pm
$10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student * MUS 195 CR

10/21 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Hburg, 8 - 10 pm, free

10/24 | Friday - JMU Student Ensembles - Madison Singers & Chorale
under the direction of Jo-Anne van der Vat-Chromy
Forbes Concert Hall, 8 pm
$10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student * MUS 195 CR

10/26 | 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

10/27 | Monday - JMU Percussion Ensemble under the direction of C. William Rice
Forbes Concert Hall, 8 pm
$10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

10/28 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Hburg, 8 - 10 pm, free

10/29 | Wednesday - JMU Student / Faculty Ensemble - Monticello Strings
Wanchi, violin | Amadi Azikiwe, viola | Carl Donakowski, cello
with JMU students
Forbes Recital Hall, 8 pm
$10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

10/30 | Thursday - JMU Wind Symphony under the direction of Stephen Bolstad
Forbes Concert Hall, 8 pm
$10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student * MUS 195 CR

 

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