September 2016

9/5 | Monday – Faculty Recital - Bob Hallahan and Adam Larrabee, jazz piano and guitar, Recital Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

9/8 | Thursday - Faculty Recital - Marie Curie: A Staged Song Cycle with Dorothy Maddison, soprano | Larry Taylor, composer & pianist | Tom Noe, libretto | Ralph MacPhail Jr., director, Recital Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

9/11 | Sunday - Masterpiece Season - Mountain Stage featuring The Steel Wheels, guitarist Sean Watkins, and The Seldom Scene, a fundraising event for WMRA Radio, Concert Hall, 7 pm, $40 Adult / JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) / JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

9/13 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Harrisonburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

9/14 | Wednesday – Faculty Recital - Andrew Lankford, trombone | Amy Robertson, piano, Recital Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

9/17 | Saturday - 16th Annual JMU ACDA Choral Fest! sponsored by the JMU Chapter of the American Choral Directors Association, Concert Hall, 4 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

9/18 | Sunday - DMA Chamber Recital - Jessica Spafford, soprano, Recital Hall, 1 pm; free

9/19 | Monday - International Week Performance - Reflecting Our Journeys. This performance is presented by the Staunton Music Festival in cooperation with the Office of International Programs and faculty from the School of Music, Concert Hall, 8 pm; free, no ticket required *MUS 195 CR

9/20 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Harrisonburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

9/20 | Tuesday - Faculty/Student Recital - Harmoniemusik under the direction of Stephen Bolstad, Recital Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

9/24 | Saturday - Masterpiece Season - The Havana Cuba All-Stars, Cuban Nights, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $38 Adult | $36 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $25 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

9/25 | Sunday – Faculty Recital - Wanchi Huang, violin | Lori Piitz, piano, Recital Hall, 2 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

9/27 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Harrisonburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

9/27 | Tuesday - Masterpiece Season Faculty Recital - Night Music: Masterworks by Bartók and Crumb featuring Eric Ruple & Paulo Steinberg, piano and Casey Cangelosi & Eric Guinivan, percussion, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $17 Adult | $15 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $10 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

9/29 | Thursday - Masterpiece Season - Throw Your Head Back & Sing: A Tribute to Maya Angelou, Concert Hall, 7 pm; $22 Adult / JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $12 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

9/30 | Friday - Guest Artists - The Kobayashi/Gray Duo, violin & piano, Duke Hall Gallery of Fine Art, 7 pm; free *MUS 195 CR

October 2016

10/1 | Saturday – Special Event – JMU POPS Concert! Music of Our World, Convocation Center, 8:30 pm. 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 Wind Symphony, Chorale, Brass Band and the Marching Royal Dukes! Prelude music by the JMU Jazz Combos, $15 reserved seating

10/2 | Sunday - Student Ensemble - Treble Chamber Choir Evensong under the direction of W. Bryce Hayes, Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 5 pm; free

**CANCELLED** 10/3 | Monday – Guest Artist - James Wilson, cello, Recital Hall, 8 pm

10/4 | Tuesday - Guest Artists - Duo Violão Brasil featuring Rogerio Souza, Brazilian guitar and Andy Connell, clarinet & saxophone, Duke Hall Gallery of Fine Art, 8 pm, free; *MUS 195 CR

10/4 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Harrisonburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

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

10/7 | Friday - Special Event - Jazz for Justice with the JMU Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Chuck Dotas and JMU Jazz Band under the direction of Dave Stringham, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $16 Adult / JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $10 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

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

10/11 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Harrisonburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

10/11 | Tuesday - Friendly City Chamber Players with Beth Chandler, flute | Sarunas Jankauskas, clarinet | Sue Barber, bassoon | Ian Zook, horn | Katie Overfield-Zook, viola | Carl Donakowski, cello | Samuel Suggs, double bass,  Pale Fire Brewing Company downtown Harrisonburg, 8 pm, free

10/12 | Wednesday - Music Education Guest - Ward Dilmore of Encore Tours, free and open to the public
9:05-9:55 am
The Power Structure in Public Schools & Recruitment for Music Ensembles, Music Building, Room B-71
10:10-11:00 am Retention of Ensemble Membership & Strategies for Success That Include a Strong Sense of Purpose, Music Building, Room 148

10/13 | Thursday - Special Event - Southern Territorial Band of the Salvation ArmyBandmaster Nick Simmons-Smith with Philip Smith, cornet soloist & JMU Brass Band under the direction of Kevin Stees, Memorial Hall Auditorium, 8 pm; free

10/14 | Friday - Guest Artist - Barbara Lister-Sink, piano, Recital Hall, 8 pm; $13 Adult | $12 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $8 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

10/15 | Saturday - Voice Studio Recital, Day & Night - students of Lucy Owen Hoyt, Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 8 pm; free *MUS 195 CR

10/18 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Harrisonburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

10/20 | Thursday - Student Ensembles - The Madison Singers and JMU Chorale under the direction of Jo-Anne van der Vat-Chromy, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Sr (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

10/22 | Saturday - Special Event – 39th Annual JMU Parade of Champions, Bridgeforth Stadium, all day, $15 general admission, $10 senior citizens (62+) & students

10/23 | Sunday - Student Ensemble - JMU Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Foster Beyers, Concert Hall, 2 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

10/24 | Monday - Faculty Recital - Kevin McMillan, baritone | Gabriel Dobner, piano, Recital Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

10/24 | Monday - Guest Jazz Artists - Claudia Quintet with John Hollenbeck, Duke Hall Gallery of Fine Art, 8 pm; free *MUS 195 CR

10/25 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Harrisonburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

10/25 | Tuesday - Student Ensemble - JMU Symphonic Band under the direction of Stephen Bolstad, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

10/26 | Wednesday - Student Ensembles - University Choruses & Treble Chamber Choir under the direction of Jo-Anne van der Vat-Chromy & W. Bryce Hayes, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

10/29 | Saturday - Student Ensembles - JMU Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Chuck Dotas and the JMU Jazz Band under the direction of Dave Stringham with guest artist Steve Wilson, alto and soprano saxophones, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

10/30 | Sunday - JMU Student Composers and Modern Music Ensemble under the direction of Jason Haney and Eric Guinivan, Recital Hall, 2 pm; free *MUS 195 CR

10/31 | Monday - Student Ensemble - JMU Percussion Ensemble under the direction of Casey Cangelosi, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

November 2016

11/1 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Harrisonburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

11/1 | Tuesday - Student Ensemble - JMU Chamber Orchestra under the direction of Foster Beyers, Recital Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

11/3 | Thursday - Student Ensemble - JMU Wind Symphony under the direction of Stephen Bolstad, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

11/5 | Saturday - Guest Artist - Jose Lopez, piano, Recital Hall, 2 pm; $13 Adult | $12 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $8 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

11/7 | Monday - School of Music Auditions, Forbes Center, all day

11/7 | Monday - Faculty/Student Ensemble - Monticello String Quartet and friends, Duke Hall Gallery of Fine Art, 3:30 pm; free *MUS 195 CR

11/7 | Monday - Guest Artist - Oskar Espina-Ruiz, clarinet, Duke Hall Gallery of Fine Art, 8 pm; free *MUS 195 CR

11/8 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Harrisonburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

11/11 | Friday & 11/12 Saturday - Masterpiece Season Opera - Candide featuring the JMU Opera Theater under the direction of Don Rierson, Mainstage Theatre, 8 pm; $22 Adult | $21 JMU Faculty / Staff / Sr | $13 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

11/13 | Sunday - Masterpiece Season Opera - Candide featuring the JMU Opera Theater under the direction of Don Rierson, Mainstage Theatre, 2 pm; $22 Adult | $21 JMU Faculty / Staff / Sr | $13 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

11/14 | Monday - Student Ensemble - JMU Guitar Ensemble under the direction of Adam Larrabee, Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 8 pm, free; *MUS 195

11/15 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Harrisonburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

11/15 | Tuesday - Student Ensemble - JMU Concert Band under the direction of Chad Reed, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

11/16 | Wednesday - Guest Artists - Mariam Sabba, soprano | Jan Horstmann, piano performing Schumann's "Frauenlieben und Leben" and Schoenberg's "Das Buch der hängenden Gärten"Duke Hall Gallery of Fine Art, 8 pm, free: *MUS 195 CR

11/16 | Wednesday - Student Ensembles - String Chamber Ensembles I, Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 8 pm, free; *MUS 195

**CANCELLED** 11/17 | Thursday - Student Ensembles - String Chamber Ensembles II, Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 8 pm

11/28 | Monday - Faculty Recital - David Pope, saxophone, Recital Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

11/29 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Harrisonburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

11/29 | Tuesday - Student Ensemble - JMU Chamber Orchestra under the direction of Foster Beyers, Virginia Mennonite Retirement Community, 8 pm; free

**CANCELLED** 11/29 | Tuesday - Student Ensembles - Chamber Winds I,  Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 8 pm

11/30 | Wednesday - Faculty Recital - Casey Cangelosi, percussion, Recital Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

11/30 | Wednesday - Student Ensembles - Cello Studio Recital, students of Carl Donakowski, Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 8 pm; free *MUS 195 CR

December 2016

12/1 | Thursday - Student Ensemble - JMU Brass Band under the direction of Kevin Stees, Concert Hall, 8 pm: $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

12/1 | Thursday - Faculty Recital - Paulo Steinberg, piano, Recital Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR
"Gems from Hungary, Germany and Brazil" Paulo Steinberg will feature piano works by Liszt, Brahms, Schumann, Villa-Lobos, and Nazareth. His recital will show parts - or gems - selected from bigger collections of works, and will illustrate how composers cope with sadness and grief. The program will end in a happier mood, with the celebration of life by Brazilian composers.

12/2 | Friday - Special Event - Harrisonburg Holiday Parade with the Marching Royal Dukes! downtown Harrisonburg, 7 pm, free. Following the parade, the MRD's will perform on Court Square.

12/3 & 12/4 - Student Ensembles - Holidayfest Dreams of the Nutcracker with the JMU Chorale under the direction of Jo-Anne van der Vat-Chromy and the JMU Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Foster Beyers, Concert Hall 12/3 @ 8 pm & 12/4 @ 2 pm; $17 Adult | $16 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $10 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

12/5 | Monday - Vocal Studio 309 Recital, Songs About Christmas, students of Dorothy Maddison, Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 8 pm; free *MUS 195 CR

12/6 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Harrisonburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

12/6 | Tuesday - Student Ensembles - University Choruses & Treble Chamber Choir under the direction of Jo-Anne van der Vat-Chromy & W. Bryce Hayes, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

12/6 | Tuesday - Faculty Recital - Sue Barber, bassoon | Lori Piitz, piano, Recital Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

12/7 | Wednesday - Student Ensembles - JMU Wind Symphony and Symphonic Band under the direction of Stephen Bolstad, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

12/8 | Thursday - Masterpiece Season - The Tallis Scholars - Concert Hall, 8 pm; $45 Adult | $43 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) |  TBA JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

12/8 | Thursday - Student Ensembles - Chamber Winds,  Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 8 pm, free; *MUS 195

12/8 | Thursday - Special Event - Philosophunk is coming back to Taylor Down Under for a reunion concert, 7-10 PM! Admission is free, but please bring some cash or a card to donate to the cause of Conservation Music!

12/10 | Saturday - Student Ensembles - JMU Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Chuck Dotas and JMU Jazz Band under the direction of Dave Stringham, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

12/11 | Sunday - Student Ensembles - JMU Group Voice Musical Theatre Recital, students of Scott Z. Smith, Music Building Room 142, 6 pm, free *MUS 195 CR

12/11 | Sunday - Student Ensembles - 12th Annual Festival of Nine Lessons & Carols with The Madison Singers under the direction of Jo-Anne van der Vat-Chromy, Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 8 pm, free

12/15 | Thursday - Special Event - VMRC Intergenerational Choir Concert under the direction of Jo-Anne van der Vat-Chromy, with the New Horizons Band under the direction of William Dabback, Virginia Mennonite Retirement Community, 7 pm; free

January 2017

1/12 | Thursday - Faculty Recital - Jeanette Zyko, oboe & English horn with Marlon Foster & Eric Guinivan, percussion | Eric Ruple, piano | Jaclyn Wappel, harp | Ian Zook, horn,  Recital Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

1/13 | Friday - Guest Jazz Artists - The Family O'Brien, Recital Hall, 8 pm; $13 Adult | $12 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $8 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

1/17 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Harrisonburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

1/19 | Thursday - Faculty Recital - Sarunas Jankauskas, clarinet | Johan Botes, piano | Casey Cangelosi, marimba, Recital Hall, 8 pm; $13 Adult | $12 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $8 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

**POSTPONED** 1/20 | Friday - Faculty Recital - Kevin Stees, tuba | Lori Piitz, piano, Recital Hall, 8 pm

1/21 | Saturday - Special Event - Double Reed Day, Recital Hall, concert @ 1:30 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

1/21 | Saturday - Special Event - Tromblow'in Festival, Concert Hall, concert @ 7 pm; free *MUS 195 CR

1/22 | Sunday - Guest Ensemble - New Horizon Band under the direction of William Dabback & William Posey, Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 3 pm, free *MUS 195 CR

1/24 | Tuesday - Masterpiece Season - An Evening with Pat Metheny, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $62 Adult | $61 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) |  JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

1/24 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Harrisonburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

1/26 | Thursday - Student Event - Concerto Aria Competition Finals, Concert Hall, 7 pm; free

1/27 | Friday - Special Event - Men's Chorus Invitational - Concert Hall, 4 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

1/27 | Friday - All-French Voice Faculty Recital - Lucy Owen Hoyt, soprano | Gabriel Dobner, piano, Duke Hall Gallery of Fine Art, 8 pm, free *MUS 195 CR

1/28 | Saturday - School of Music Auditions, Forbes Center, all day

1/30 | Monday - Student Ensemble - JMU Percussion Ensemble under the direction of Casey Cangelosi, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

**CANCELLED** 1/31 Tuesday - Faculty Recital - Eric Ruple, piano, Concert Hall, 8 pm

1/31 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Harrisonburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

February 2017

2/1 | Wednesday - Graduate Student Lecture Recital - DJ Landoll withJMU Symphonic Band, Concert Hall, 8 pm; free

2/2 | Thursday - Guest Artist - James Markey, trombone, Recital Hall, 8 pm; $13 Adult | $12 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $8 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

2/4 | Saturday - Student Ensembles - JMU Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Dave Stringham and JMU Jazz Band under the direction of Steve Layman, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

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

2/10 | Friday & 2/11 | Saturday - Student Ensemble - Opera Spotlight - Opera and the Jazz Age, with the JMU Opera Theater under the direction of Don Rierson, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $13 Adult | $12 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

2/11 | Saturday - School of Music Auditions, Forbes Center, all day

2/12 | Sunday - Guest Artists - The United States Fleet Forces Woodwind Quintet, Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 2 pm, free

2/13 | Monday - Contemporary Music Festival Concert - Triplepoint with Samuel Suggs, bass | Jonny Allen and Doug Perry, percussionists, Pale Fire Brewing Co., 8 pm, free

2/14 | Tuesday - Contemporary Music Festival Concert - Argus String Quartet, Duke Hall Gallery of Fine Art, 5 pm; free *MUS 195 CR

2/14 | Tuesday - Contemporary Music Festival Concert I, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

2/14 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Harrisonburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

2/15 | Wednesday - Contemporary Music Festival - Student Composers Concert, Recital Hall, 5 pm; free *MUS 195 CR

2/15 | Wednesday - Contemporary Music Festival Concert II, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

2/16 | Thursday - Contemporary Music Festival Concert III, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

2/18 | Saturday - Student Ensemble - JMU Brass Band under the direction of Kevin Stees, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

2/19 | Sunday - Special Event - JMU Chorale under the direction of Jo-Anne van der Vat-Chromy and JMU Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Foster Beyers, National Presbyterian Church, Wash, D.C., 4 pm, free

2/20 | Monday - School of Music Auditions, Forbes Center, all day

2/21 thru 2/26 - Masterpiece Season - Guys and Dolls - Tuesday thru Friday @ 8 pm; Saturday @ 3 pm & 8 pm; Sunday @ 2 pm, Mainstage Theatre, $22 Adult | $21 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $13 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

2/21 | Tuesday - Student Ensembles - University Choruses & Treble Chamber Choir under the direction of Jo-Anne van der Vat-Chromy & W. Bryce Hayes, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

2/21 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Harrisonburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

2/22 | Wednesday - Faculty Recital - Carl Donakowski, cello | Gabriel Dobner, piano, Recital Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

2/23 | Thursday - Guest Artist - Asaf Zohar, piano, Duke Hall Gallery of Fine Art, 8 pm; free *MUS 195 CR

2/24 | Friday - Masterpiece Season - National Symphony of Ukraine, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $45 Adult | $43 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $10 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

2/25 | Saturday - All-Virginia Band and Orchestra All-State Auditions, all day

2/25 | Saturday - Student Ensemble - JMU Wind Symphony under the direction of Stephen Bolstad, Concert Hall, 1 pm; free *MUS 195 CR

2/26 | Sunday - DMA Recital - Jessica Spafford, voice, Recital Hall, 1 pm; free

2/26 | Sunday - DMA Recital - Jordan Davidson, voice, Recital Hall, 5 pm; free

2/26 | Sunday - Guest Artist Master Class - Göran Marcusson,flute, location TBA, time 6 - 9 pm (tentative); free

2/27 | Monday - Guest Artist - Göran Marcusson, flute | Eric Ruple, piano, Recital Hall, 8 pm; $13 Adult | $12 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $8 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

2/28 | Tuesday - Masterpiece Season - Brahms' Schicksalslied (Song of Destiny), Op. 54 with the JMU Chorale under the direction of Jo-Anne van der Vat-Chromy and JMU Symphony Orchestera under the direction of Foster Beyers, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $17 Adult | $16 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $12 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

2/28 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Harrisonburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

March 2017

**CANCELLED** 3/2 | Thursday - Student Ensemble - Bach Aria Group

3/2 | Thursday - Student Ensemble - JMU Symphonic Band under the direction of Stephen Bolstad, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

3/3 | Friday thru 3/5 | Sunday - Special Event - South East Horn Workshop

  • 3/3 | Friday - US Army Horn Quartet & JMU Choral Ensembles, Duke Hall Gallery, 12 pm; free
  • 3/3 | Friday - Abel Pereira, horn, Duke Hall Gallery, 8 pm; $10 all seats | free Registered SEHW Participants
  • 3/4 | Saturday - Sören Hermansson, horn, Duke Hall Gallery of Fine Art, 8 pm; $10 all seats | free Registered SEHW Participants
  • 3/5 | Sunday - Robert Rearden, horn, Duke Hall Gallery of Fine Art, 1:15 pm; $10 all seats | free Registered SEHW Participants

*Note - tickets will be sold at the door before each performance, not at the Forbes Box Office. Call 540.568.6863 for more information.

3/3 | Friday - Guest Artist - Jerry Wong, piano, Recital Hall, 8 pm; $12 Adult | $11 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $8 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

3/5 | Sunday - DMA Recital - Caleb Pickering, percussion, Recital Hall, 5 pm; free

3/13 | Monday thru 3/15 | Wednesday - CVPA Cultural Connections Artist-in-Residence, Dr. Darrin Thornton

3/14 | Tuesday - A Choral Celebration: Friendship - Sweetest Balm of Life with JMU Chorale & The Madison Singers directed by Jo-Anne van der Vat-Chromy and Florida State University Singers directed by Kevin Fenton, Concert Hall 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

3/14 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Harrisonburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

3/16 | Thursday - Faculty/Student Ensemble - Monticello Strings, Recital Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

3/17 | Friday - Guest Artist - Vanguel Tangarov, clarinet, Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 7 pm; free *MUS 195 CR

3/18 | Saturday - Special Event - 42nd Annual JMU/George West Jazz Festival, Concert Hall, concert @ 4 pm with JMU Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Dave Stringham, festival guest John D'Earth and faculty soloists Marlon Foster, Bob Hallahan & Dave Pope; $12 Adult | $11 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $4 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

3/19 | Sunday - DMA Recital - Phillip Marion, euphonium, Recital Hall, 1 pm; free

3/19 | Sunday - Faculty Recital - Diane Phoenix-Neal, viola | Gabriel Dobner, piano, Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 2 pm; free *MUS 195 CR

3/19 | Sunday - DMA Recital - Gianne Ge Zhu, piano, Recital Hall, 5 pm; free

3/19 | Sunday - Masterpiece Season - The Five Irish Tenors, Concert Hall, 7 pm; $43 Adult | $42 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | TBA JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

3/21 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Harrisonburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

3/23 | Thursday - Student Ensemble - Madison Clarinet Ensemble - students of Sarunas Jankauskas, Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 8 pm; free

3/25 | Saturday - Faculty Recital - Chris Carrillo, trumpet, Muhlenberg Lutheran Church, 5 pm; benefit for Special Music Performances Fund, donation requested

**CANCELLED** 3/25 | Saturday - Special Event - Flute Fling!

3/26 | Sunday - Faculty Recital - Lori Piitz, piano, and friends, Recital Hall, 2 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

3/27 | Monday - Student Ensembles - JMU Student Composers, student of Jason Haney and Eric Guinivan, Recital Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

3/28 | Tuesday - Masterpiece Season - Harlem Quartet, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $22 Adult | $20 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $13 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

3/28 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Harrisonburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

3/30 | Thursday - Faculty Recital - Samuel Suggs, double bass, Recital Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

April 2017

4/1 | Saturday - Junior Audition Clinic, Forbes Center, all day

4/1 | Saturday - Guest Ensemble - Gay Mens Chorus of Washington, D.C., God Save the Queens, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $25 Adult | $24 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $18 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

4/2 | Sunday - DMA Recital - Yanet Bermudez Ortiz, piano, Recital Hall, 1 pm; free

4/2 | Sunday - Viola Studio Recital - students of Diane Phoenix-Neal, Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 2 pm; free

4/2 | Sunday - DMA Recital - Jeremiah Padilla, piano, Recital Hall, 5 pm; free

4/2 | Sunday - Student Ensembles - Chamber Winds I, Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 7 pm; free *Mus 195 CR

4/3 | Monday - Student Ensemble - JMU Guitar Ensemble under the direction of Adam Larrabee, Recital Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

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

4/5 | Wednesday - Student Ensembles - JMU Wind Symphony and Symphonic Band under the direction of Stephen Bolstad, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

4/7 | Friday - Guest Artist - Sarah Plum, violin, Recital Hall, 8 pm; $12 Adult | $11 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $8 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

4/8 | Saturday - Student Ensemble - JMU Brass Band under the direction of Kevin Stees, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

4/9 | Sunday - Student Ensemble - JMU Chamber Orchestra under the direction of Foster Beyers, Recital Hall, 2 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

4/9 | Sunday - Faculty Recital - JMU Woodwind Quintet, Recital Hall, 7 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

4/10 | Monday - Student Ensemble - JMU Percussion Ensemble under the direction of Casey Cangelosi, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

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

4/11 | Sunday - Student Ensembles - Chamber Winds II, Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 8 pm; free *Mus 195 CR

4/12 | Monday - Student Ensembles - String Chamber Ensembles, Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 8 pm; free *Mus 195 CR

4/13 & 4/14 - Student  Ensemble - Gilbert Sullivan's The Mikado with the JMU Opera Theatre under the direction of Don Rierson, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $17 Adult | $16 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $11 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

4/17 | Monday - Guest Artist - R.J. Tester, tenor, Recital Hall, 8 pm; $12 Adult | $11 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $8 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

4/18 | Tuesday - Student Ensemble - JMU Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Dave Stringham, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

4/19 | Wednesday - Student Ensemble - JMU Jazz Band under the direction of Steve Layman, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

4/20 | Thursday - Student Ensembles - The Madison Singers and JMU Chorale under the direction of Jo-Anne van der Vat-Chromy, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

4/22 | Saturday - Guest Jazz Artists - Turtle Island Quartet, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $43 Adult | $42 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | TBA JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

4/23 | Sunday - Student Ensemble - JMU Symphony Honors Concert, Concert Hall, 2 pm; $17 Adult | $16 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $8 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

4/23 | Sunday - DMA Recital - Chyh Shen Low, piano, Recital Hall, 5 pm; free

4/24 | Monday - Student Ensembles - University Choruses & Treble Chamber Choir under the direction of Jo-Anne van der Vat-Chromy & W. Bryce Hayes, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

4/25 | Tuesday - Studio 309 Vocal Recital - "Bestiary" Songs About Animals - students of Dorothy Maddison, Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 6 pm, free *MUS 195 CR

4/25 | Tuesday - Student Ensemble - JMU Concert Band under the direction of Chad Reep, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

4/25 | Tuesday - JMU Jazz Combos, Artful Dodger, downtown Harrisonburg, 7 - 9 pm, free

4/27 | Thursday - Student Ensembles - JMU Wind Symphony and Symphonic Band under the direction of Stephen Bolstad, Concert Hall, 8 pm; $10 Adult | $8 JMU Faculty / Staff / Senior (62+) | $5 JMU Student *MUS 195 CR

4/28 | Friday - DMA Recital - Lydia Carroll, flute, Recital Hall, 8 pm; free

4/29 | Saturday - DMA Lecture Recital - Jessica Spafford, voice, Recital Hall, 3 pm; free

4/29 | Saturday - DMA Lecture Recital - Jordan Davidson, voice, Recital Hall, 5 pm; free

4/30 | Sunday - Student Ensembles - Show Choir Concert, students of Scott Z. Smith, Anthony-Seeger Auditorium, 2 pm; free

4/30 | Sunday - Student Ensembles - Group Voice Recital, students of Scott Z. Smith, Music Building Room 142, 6 pm; free

4/30 | Sunday - DMA Recital - Yining Jenny Jiang, piano, Recital Hall, 1 pm; free

4/30 | Sunday - DMA Recital - Katie Sullivan, voice, Recital Hall, 5 pm; free

5/5 | Friday - DMA Recital - Shirley Lam, piano, Recital Hall, 4 pm; free

5/5 | Friday - DMA Recital - Tin Vi La, piano, Recital Hall, 8 pm; free

5/6 | Saturday - DMA Recital - Sabastian Habroczki, voice, Recital Hall, 4 pm; free

5/6 | Saturday - DMA Recital - John Huber, euphonium, Recital Hall, 8 pm; free

5/7 | Sunday - DMA Recital - Chuan-Li Ko, piano, Recital Hall, 5 pm; free

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