Reserving a Student Recital Ticket

  • Tickets are required for all in person events at the Forbes Center for the Performing Arts, including the Recital Hall and Concert Hall.
  • For DMA Student Recitals, there are 9 seats available for guests and 3 seats available for faculty.  For Full Student Recitals, there are 10 seats available for guests and 2 seats available for faculty.  For Half Student Recitals, there are 5 seats available for guests and 1 seat available for faculty.
  • Only single seats are available. All attendees must sit 10 feet from one another, regardless of relation or quarantine history.
  • Student Recital tickets are General Admission.
  • To reserve a Student Recital ticket, a unique password must be entered. Please reach out to the Recital performer for this password.
  • All attendees (including faculty) must reserve their tickets online.
  • A unique user profile must be associated with each ticket which will assist with contact tracing if it becomes necessary. 
  • Tickets will be available online up until 24 hours prior to a Friday performance and up until Friday @ 12 pm prior to Saturday and Sunday performances.

Attending a Student Recital

  • The Forbes Center is following all current health and safety guidelines of the CDC, the Commonwealth of Virginia, including the Virginia Department of Health.
  • Enhanced cleaning protocols will be used prior to all performances including electrostatic cleaning and the wiping down of all high touch surfaces.
  • All attendees must wear a face mask at all times.
  • Maintain a minimum 6 feet of physical distance from others while inside the Forbes Center performance spaces, lobbies and restrooms. 
  • The Box Office will not be open during Student Recitals to assist with ticketing. Please contact the Box Office prior to the Recital with any questions. The House Manager on duty will also be able to assist with ticketing questions.
  • There are no printed programs.  All programs will be available online prior to the performance.  
  • Please do not arrive at the Forbes Center more than 30 minutes prior to the performance.
  • Seating will begin 15 minutes prior to the performance. 
  • Present your digital or printed ticket prior to entering the hall. Contactless ticketing will be in place. 
  • All available single seats will be marked for easy access.
  • Once the Student Recital has concluded, please exit the hall immediately to allow the cleaning team to disinfect the space. 
  • For the safety of all guests, we ask that patrons move to the Grand lobby following the performance and gather for no longer than 15 minutes.  Please maintain six feet of distance from other patrons at all times. 

COVID-19 Liability Waver and Release of Claims

By purchasing, receiving for free, registering to receive, and/or otherwise obtaining and using a ticket to a Recital performance at the Forbes Center for the Performing Arts, all Recital attendees are acknowledging that an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present and hereby assume such risk.

By attending any Recital performance at the Forbes Center for the Performing Arts, all Recital attendees, as a condition of using a ticket to enter the venues, voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19 and agree not to hold James Madison University, any of its employees, representatives, affiliates, or agents liable for any illness or injury incurred as a result of attending the ticketed event.

As a condition of using a ticket, Recital attendees agree to abide by all safety measures and social distancing guidelines established by the Forbes Center for the Performing Arts, including but not limited to wearing a face mask at all times and following all directional instructions. Please refer to www.jmuforbescenter.com for detailed information regarding safety guidelines.

If there are any questions or concerns regarding tickets or seating, please contact the Box Office at 540.568.7000 or forbesboxoffice@jmu.edu

Click on the individual Recital below to start the reservation process.

September 2020

Student Date Time Type Venue Program
September 20
Steven Brancaleone, piano 9/27/20 4:00 PM DMA Recital Hall Recital Program
October 2020
October Student Recitals
Student Date Time Type Venue Program
Mo Zhou, violin 10/4/20 12:00 PM DMA Recital Hall Recital Program
Joshua Almond, horn 10/10/20 4:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall Recital Program
Brandon Rhinehart, saxophone 10/16/20 8:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall Recital Program
Andrew Parker, horn 10/16/20 8:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall Recital Program
Maura McHugh, trumpet  10/17/20 1:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall Recital Program
Tim DeSimone, saxophone 10/17/20 1:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall Recital Program
Hannah Thomas, voice 10/17/20 4:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall Recital Program
Jeremy Rechner, saxophone 10/17/20 7:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall Recital Program
Kyle Remnant, trombone 10/18/20 12:00 PM DMA Recital Hall Recital Program
Dominic Baldoni, flute 10/18/20 4:00 PM DMA Recital Hall Recital Program
Julia Fabian, flute 10/30/20 8:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall
Canceled - Manny Davis, jazz        
Kristin Gavaza, voice 10/31/20 4:00 PM MM Recital Hall
November 2020
Student Date Time Type Venue Program
Noah Galbreath, voice 11/1/20 4:00 PM Sr Half Anthony-Seeger
Miracle Ogbor, voice 11/1/20 4:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Hayley Zavada Coughlin, voice 11/1/20 8:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Emily Bryson, voice, lecture 11/6/20 7:00 PM Sr Full Anthony-Seeger
Nick Altman, piano 11/6/20 8:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall
Abigail Wiegand, piano  11/7/20 1:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall
Molly Cahlink, voice 11/7/20 1:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall
Patricia Morrison, cello 11/7/20 4:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Brandon Morris, voice 11/7/20 7:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Aiveen Gallagher, viola 11/8/20 12:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Elaine Sara Lim, piano 11/8/20 4:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Anqi He, voice 11/8/20 8:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Margaret Hallauer, voice 11/13/20 5:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Rachel Broyles, saxophone 11/13/20 8:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Anastasia Ross, voice 11/14/20 1:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Hannah Leckner, violin 11/14/20 4:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Nick Adams, jazz 11/14/20 7:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Sean Breast, euphonium 11/15/20 12:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Ji Hee Kim, voice (chamber) 11/15/20 4:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Ziwei Zhou, piano 11/15/20 8:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Don Gatz, percussion  11/20/20 5:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall
Jonathan Waller, percussion 11/20/20 5:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall
James Patrick Carroll, trumpet 11/20/20 7:00 PM Sr Half Anthony-Seeger
Megan O'Brien, voice 11/20/20 8:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall

December 2020
Student Date Time Type Venue Program
Ben Cinaed, composition 12/4/20 5:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Josh Souders, horn 12/4/20 8:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Thomas Hassett, piano 12/5/20 1:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Emily Martinez, flute 12/5/20 4:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Chandler McLaughlin, trombone 12/5/20 7:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Michael Richardson, voice 12/6/20 12:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Norman Charette, piano 12/6/20 4:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Sarah Braverman, piano 12/11/20 8:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Julia Picchiottino, euphonium  12/12/20 1:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall
Ryan Richardson, tuba 12/12/20 1:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall
Ben Dingus, clarinet 12/12/20 4:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall
Christopher Hoffman, jazz 12/12/20 7:00 PM Sr Full Anthony-Seeger
Hannah Conn, clarinet 12/12/20 7:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Gianne Ge Zhu, piano, lecture 12/13/20 1:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Steven Brancaleone, piano 12/13/20 4:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Linlin Uta, piano 12/19/20 4:00 PM DMA Recital Hall

January 2021

February 2021
Student Date Time Type Venue Program
Monica Slater, voice 2/12/21 8:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Sarah Zotian, horn 2/13/21 1:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall
Logan Franz, horn 2/13/21 1:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall
Mo Zhou, violin 2/14/21 12:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Kyle Remnant, trombone (lecture) 2/21/21 4:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Kaleb Branner, guitar 2/27/21 7:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall
Kathryn Rudnik, flute  2/28/21 12:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Yun Chen, piano 2/28/21 4:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
March 2021
Student Date Time Type Venue Program
Howard Kim, voice 3/5/21 5:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Sophia Shedd, harp 3/5/21 8:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Boroka Boisen, flute 3/19/21 8:00 PM Jr Half Anthony-Seeger
Hayley Kukulis, voice 3/20/21 1:00 PM MM Recital Hall
Meredith Stratton, oboe 3/20/21 4:00 PM MM Recital Hall
Kaleb Branner, composition 3/20/21 7:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Anna Showalter, piano  3/21/21 12:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Tin Vi La, piano, lecture 3/21/21 4:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Oliver Kriska, violin 3/26/21 5:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Aaron Green, percussion 3/26/21 8:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall
Andrew Sheloski, percussion 3/26/21 8:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall
Camryn Finn, voice 3/27/21 4:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Leah Finn, voice 3/27/21 7:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Will Alderman, percussion 3/28/21 12:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Sicheng He, piano 3/28/21 4:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Sean Breast, euphonium 3/28/21 8:00 PM DMA Recital Hall

April / May 2021
Student Date Time Type Venue Program
Ammad Akbari, voice 4/3/21 1:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Ryan Radonavitch, trombone 4/3/21 4:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall
Cecelia Polvere, voice 4/3/21 7:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Christina French, bassoon 4/10/21 1:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Leah Shewmaker, voice 4/10/21 4:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Mason Moy, composition 4/10/21 7:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Aiveen Gallagher, viola 4/11/21 12:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Dominic Baldoni, flute 4/11/21 4:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Miracle Ogbor, voice 4/11/21 8:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Ian Cox, saxophone 4/16/21 8:00 PM Jr Half Anthony-Seeger
Han Sol Chang, violin 4/17/21 1:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Michael Kahle, composition 4/17/21 4:00 PM MM Recital Hall
Emily Rosenberger, voice 4/17/21 7:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Yun Chen, piano 4/18/21 12:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Ziwei Zhou, piano 4/18/21 4:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Huanwen Wang, piano 4/18/21 8:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Kendall Waters, composition 4/23/21 5:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Peter Berman, voice 4/23/21 8:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall
Sara West, piano 4/24/21 1:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Maxwell Barrett, viola 4/24/21 4:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall
Alex Stenseth, bass 4/24/21 4:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall
Reese Maultsby, percussion 4/24/21 7:00 PM MM Recital Hall
Anthony Cincotta, saxophone  4/25/21 12:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Elaine Sara Lim, piano 4/25/21 4:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Ji Hee Kim, voice 4/25/21 8:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Dillon Corral, voice 4/30/21 5:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall
Harriet Saunders, voice  5/1/21 1:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall
Alexia Diez-Fugitt, flute 5/1/21 1:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall
Jacob Dean, cello 5/1/21 4:00 PM Sr Full Recital Hall
Sierra Lambert, voice 5/1/21 7:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall
Nina Loncar, trumpet 5/1/21 7:00 PM Sr Half Recital Hall
Hayley Coughlin, voice (lecture) 5/2/21 1:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Anqi He, voice (chamber) 5/2/21 4:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Afroditi Mitsopoulou, piano 5/8/21 4:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Sarah Braverman, piano 5/8/21 8:00 PM DMA Recital Hall
Hao Zhang, piano 5/9/21 4:00 PM DMA Recital Hall

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