US Fleet Forces Ensemble to perform at Marshall

The U.S. Fleet Forces Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Lt. Robert J. Coats, will perform at Marshall University’s Smith Recital Hall on Sunday, Sept. 25, at 3 p.m.

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MUsic Mondays series to return to the Cellar Door

The Marshall University School of Music will open the second annual MUsic Mondays Lecture Series at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 19, at the Cellar Door, 905 3rd Ave., Huntington.

The fall series, titled “Music and Ways of Telling,” investigates how the composer conveys meaning to the listener.

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Accomplished pianist Michael Noble to perform free concert at Marshall

Marshall’s School of Music will present Michael Noble, an American pianist currently living in Brussels, Belgium, in a recital at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 15.

The solo piano recital in Smith Recital Hall on Marshall’s Huntington campus will feature music by Mozart, Debussy, Ravel, Rzewski and Scriabin. The concert is free and open to the public.

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Oboist Burgess and harpsichordist Schelhase visit Marshall

The Marshall University School of Music proposes an evening of Bach with visiting Joan C. Edwards Distinguished Professors in the Arts Dr. Geoffrey Burgess, oboist, and Leon Schelhase, harpsichordist, at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 14, in Smith Recital Hall on the Huntington campus. Continue reading…

MU Choral Festival – 2016

The Marshall University Choral Festival will take place October 28-29, 2016 on the campus of Marshall University.  Activities will begin Friday, October 28th, at 9 a.m. and conclude at noon on Saturday, October 29th, following the Festival Finale Concert.  The festival will feature rehearsals and a performance by your students, singing alongside students from Marshall University choral ensembles, as well as performances by the MU Chamber Choir and University Chorus and master classes and presentations by members of the School of Music faculty.

World-traveled clarinetist, alum to perform Sept. 1

The School of Music at Marshall University will host a free recital presented by clarinetist Robert Heath at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 1, in Smith Recital Hall on Marshall’s Huntington campus.

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