Category Archives: Orchestra

Tickets now on sale for President’s Concert

Tickets are now on sale for the Kauffman Center performance of the Missouri State President’s Concert in Kansas City on May 1. Tickets are available online and will cost between $15 and $35. The concert begins at 6 p.m. In addition

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Choral and symphony students to perform free Holiday Concert

Missouri State’s Grand Chorus and Symphony Orchestra — 278 performers in total — will join for the University’s annual Holiday Concert on Dec. 1 at the Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts. Dr. Christopher Kelts, director of orchestral

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Symphony orchestra to perform free HHPA concert

Missouri State’s University Symphony Orchestra will offer a free concert on Nov. 3 at Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts. One of the music department’s more recent faculty additions, Director of Orchestral Studies Dr. Christopher Kelts, will conduct

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String Fling is back for its 14th year July 19-22

Missouri State’s summer music chamber camp String Fling will be back for its 14th year July 19-22. Instruction The intensive string instrument instruction is offered to talented middle school and high school students. Students will be coached by the University’s

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Professors to premiere orchestra piece in China

Music professors Dr. John Prescott and Dr. Cynthia Green Libby will travel to China next month to debut Prescott’s piece, “Baroque Concerto for 2 Oboes and Chamber Orchestra.” Genesis of the piece The piece features two oboes and chamber orchestra.

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Concerto winners featured in April 7 concert

The winners of the music department’s concerto competition will perform April 7 in the Concerto Honors Concert, hosted by the Missouri State University Symphony Orchestra. Winning performers Soloists will include: Sam Day, performing the “Navarro II Concerto for Clarinet” Loriana Zavala,

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Professor to perform Vivaldi in Hammons Hall concert

Music professor and cellist Dr. Michael A. Murray will perform Vivaldi’s Concerto for Two Cellos and Strings with Jacqueline Trtan, a Drury University adjunct and cellist, Saturday at the Springfield Symphony Orchestra concert, “European Treasures.” Murray is the recipient of

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Free holiday concert Dec. 2 at Hammons Hall

www.youtube.com/watch?v=nM05a6-Qhx4″>“Hodie”

The Missouri State Symphony Orchestra will join the Grand Chorus tonight at Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts to present their free Holiday Celebration Concert, featuring “Hodie” by Ralph Vaughan Williams. Each group will also perform pieces of its

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Symphony Orchestra to join Kansas City-area high school group in Hammons Hall concert

The Missouri State University Symphony Orchestra will be performing at the Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts Nov. 4 at 7 p.m. The concert will feature a special guest string orchestra from the Kansas City-area Olathe South High School.

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