Events

All in-person performances and events have been suspended through fall 2020. Learn More

Click on any of the events in the calendar for location, ticket prices, and program information.

School of Music students:  MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

January 2020

Strings Mock Audition Day

Tuesday, Jan 07, 2020 6:30pm
Location: deLaski Performing Arts Building, A323, Music Studio, Fairfax Campus, deLaski Performing Arts Building, A327C, Music Studio, Fairfax Campus, deLaski Performing Arts Building, 3001, de Laski Rehearsal Room, Fairfax Campus
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Joint Euphonium Recital - Tormod Flaten & Hiram Diaz

Wednesday, Jan 22, 2020 6:30pm

George Mason University School of Music presents a joint recital featuring Tormod Flaten and Hiram Diaz, accompanied by Dr. Eunae Han. This event is free and open to the public. 

Tormod Flaten is an International Besson Euphonium Artist and a Soloist with the Norwegian Naval Forces Band. 

Hiram Diaz...Read More


Clarinet Day

Sunday, Jan 26, 2020 8:30am
Location: deLaski Performing Arts Building, A323, Music Studio, Fairfax Campus, deLaski Performing Arts Building, A327C, Music Studio, Fairfax Campus, deLaski Performing Arts Building, 3001, de Laski Rehearsal Room, Fairfax Campus, Music Theater Building, 2018,…
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Barclay Brass Concert

Sunday, Jan 26, 2020 4:00pm

George Mason University School of Music presents Barclay Brass with Special Guests Composer and Conductor Johan de Meij, and Euphonium Soloist Tormod Flaten. This concert will feature American premieres of Maestro de Meij's arrangements of classical favorites, including movements of his iconic "Lord...Read More


– SMUS Town Hall & MUSI 300 Meeting

Monday, Jan 27, 2020 12:30pm
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Vocal Departmental*

Friday, Jan 31, 2020 12:30pm
Friday, Feb 07, 2020 12:30pm
Friday, Feb 21, 2020 12:30pm
Friday, Mar 06, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


SMUS Audition Day

Friday, Jan 31, 2020 1:30pm
Location: deLaski Performing Arts Building, A323, Music Studio, Fairfax Campus, deLaski Performing Arts Building, A327C, Music Studio, Fairfax Campus, deLaski Performing Arts Building, 3001, de Laski Rehearsal Room, Fairfax Campus, Music Theater Building, 1023,…
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Kimberly Fisher Strings Masterclass*

Monday, Feb 03, 2020 11:30am

Kimberly Fisher, Principal Second Violinist of the Philadelphia Orchestra, works with Mason string players in an open master class.

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Faculty Artist Series: Elissa Alvarez

Friday, Feb 07, 2020 7:00pm

The School of Music's faculty puts on their free Spring recital series. Please join us for these wonderful performances by our professional faculty.

This faculty recital includes chamber music with saxophone, viola, and piano. Works by Lori Laitman, Brahms, Marx, and Kancheli.

 

SPRING 2020 SERIES:
F...Read More


Trombone Day

Sunday, Feb 09, 2020 8:30am
Location: deLaski Performing Arts Building, A323, Music Studio, Fairfax Campus, deLaski Performing Arts Building, A327C, Music Studio, Fairfax Campus, deLaski Performing Arts Building, 3001, de Laski Rehearsal Room, Fairfax Campus, Music Theater Building, 2018,…

The School of Music’s Trombone Day will take place on Sunday, February 9, 2020

beginning at 8:30 am in the deLaski Performing Arts Building

Trombone Day is a free event open to trombone players of all ages! Join us for a day packed with masterclasses, performances, vendors, and guest artists.

For mo...Read More


Faculty Artist Series - Gunston Ensemble (June Huang)

Sunday, Feb 09, 2020 3:00pm

The School of Music's faculty puts on their free Spring recital series. Please join us for these wonderful performances by our professional faculty.

This recital features Mason Faculty performing Mozart Piano Trio in E Major KV 542 and Dohnanyi Sextet op. 37.

SPRING 2020 SERIES:
Fri. Feb. 7, 7 p.m., ...Read More


Sigma Alpha Iota Musicale*

Sunday, Feb 09, 2020 4:00pm
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Faculty Artist Series - Kerry Wilkerson

Sunday, Feb 09, 2020 7:00pm

The School of Music's faculty puts on their free Spring recital series. Please join us for these wonderful performances by our professional faculty.

SPRING 2020 SERIES:
Fri. Feb. 7, 7 p.m., Dr. Alvarez (soprano)
Sun. Feb. 9, 3 p.m., The Gunston Ensemble (strings & piano)
Sun. Feb. 9, 7 p.m., Prof. Wilk...Read More


Hyunji Kim Guest Piano Chamber Performance*

Monday, Feb 10, 2020 12:30pm
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Mason Jazz Faculty At Blues Alley

Monday, Feb 10, 2020 8:00pm
Monday, Feb 10, 2020 10:00pm

Venue: Blues Alley, 1073 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20007

 

The George Mason University Jazz Studies Department combines performance, curriculum and service to support House Resolution 57 which states jazz is “hereby designated as a rare and valuable national American treasure.” The curricu...Read More


String Departmental*

Wednesday, Feb 12, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


Mason Arts, Media, and Design Internship and Career Fair, 2020

Wednesday, Feb 12, 2020 2:00pm

Location: Center for the Arts Concert Hall

Meet recruiters from more than 35 arts, media, and design employers seeking Mason students and alumni for internships and paid positions. Companies include Live Nation, Wolf Trap, and many more. Resume workshop with University Career Services from 12-2 pm i...Read More


Beyond the Notes: Whose "Country"? Lil Nas X, Categorization, and History in Music Metadata*

Friday, Feb 14, 2020 12:30pm

When “Old Town Road” was booted from the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart in Spring 2019, some country music fans were relieved that Billboard confessed to its mistaken genre identification. Other listeners and musicians felt that Billboard’s decision “just reinforced what [they] knew about being a...Read More


Tomas Jackson, Graduate Jazz Piano Recital*

Sunday, Feb 16, 2020 3:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Tomas Jackson on their Graduate Jazz Piano Recital.

This performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

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Faculty Artist Series: The Artemis Trio

Sunday, Feb 16, 2020 7:00pm

The School of Music's faculty puts on their free Spring recital series. Please join us for these wonderful performances by our professional faculty.

For this recital, audiences will love the combination of flute, horn and piano from the Artemis Trio. This concert’s repertoire will engage the audienc...Read More


Beyond the Notes Lecture*

Monday, Feb 17, 2020 12:30pm
Friday, Feb 28, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


Latin American Ensemble Departmental*

Wednesday, Feb 19, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


Trombone Departmental*

Wednesday, Feb 19, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


Percussion Departmental*

Friday, Feb 21, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


Faculty Artist Series:Christopher Jewell and Emily Foster

Friday, Feb 21, 2020 8:00pm

The School of Music's faculty puts on their free Spring recital series. Please join us for these wonderful performances by our professional faculty.

This recital includes an oboe and bassoon duo featuring works by Bowen, Devienne, Villa Lobos, Previn, and GMU Faculty Mark Camphouse.

SPRING 2020 SERI...Read More


POSTPONED: Jacob Landau, Junior Trumpet Recital*

Saturday, Feb 22, 2020 2:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Jacob Landau on their Junior Trumpet Recital*

This performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

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Faculty Artist Series: Dr. Kathy Mulcahy

Sunday, Feb 23, 2020 3:00pm

The School of Music's faculty puts on their free Spring recital series. Please join us for these wonderful performances by our professional faculty.

For this recital, Mason Clarinet Professor Kathy Mulcahy will present a varied program of works by Charles-Marie Widor, Joan Tower, Amanda Harberg, Reb...Read More


Faculty Artist Series: Eunae Ko Han

Sunday, Feb 23, 2020 7:00pm

The School of Music's faculty puts on their free Spring recital series. Please join us for these wonderful performances by our professional faculty.

This piano faculty member's recital includes repertoire of Liszt Rigoletto Paraphrase, Schumann Three Romances for Oboe, Poulenc Clarinet Sonata, and M...Read More


Guitar Departmental*

Monday, Feb 24, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


Jazz Combos Departmental*

Monday, Feb 24, 2020 12:30pm
Wednesday, Mar 04, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


Wind Symphony & Symphonic Band Concert*

Tuesday, Feb 25, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

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The George Mason University Wind Symphony, led by composer-conductor Mark Camphouse is a select ensemble comprised of outstanding wind, brass, and percussion players in the School of Music and the University. The ensemble’s mission is to study and perform the best literature available fo...Read More


Jazz Voice Departmental*

Wednesday, Feb 26, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


Trumpet Departmental*

Wednesday, Feb 26, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


CANCELLED: Music in the Lobby*

Wednesday, Feb 26, 2020 12:30pm
Wednesday, Mar 25, 2020 12:30pm
Wednesday, Apr 29, 2020 12:30pm
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Music provided by Mason students. Music in the Lobby is coordinated by Professor June Huang, School of Music, and Steve Gerber, Music Librarian. Refreshments provided by Argo Tea Cafe.

Note: Music in the Lobby concerts are now approved for MUSI 300 credit.

Program:

Concerto for Four Violins in D Majo...Read More


Clarinet Departmental*

Friday, Feb 28, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


Mason Jazz Festival

Saturday, Feb 29, 2020 10:30am
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

The Mason Jazz Festival is an invitational event open to middle school, high school, collegiate and community Jazz ensembles. This festival will take place on the George Mason University Fairfax campus. All performances are free and open to the public – no tickets or registration required. Free park...Read More


Mason Jazz Festival Concert

Saturday, Feb 29, 2020 7:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

At the conclusion of the Mason Jazz Festival (starting at 10 a.m.) the closing festival performance will be the United States Air Force, Airmen of Note.

Festival Schedule and Details

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Faculty Artist Series: Dr. David Porter

Sunday, Mar 01, 2020 3:00pm

The School of Music's faculty puts on their free Spring recital series. Please join us for these wonderful performances by our professional faculty.

SPRING 2020 SERIES:
Fri. Feb. 7, 7pm, Dr. Alvarez (soprano)
Sun. Feb. 9, 3pm, The Gunston Ensemble (strings & piano)
Sun. Feb. 9, 7pm, Prof. Wilkerson (ba...Read More


Faculty Artist Series: Dr. Anna Balakerskaia and Friends

Sunday, Mar 01, 2020 7:00pm

The School of Music's faculty puts on their free Spring recital series. Please join us for these wonderful performances by our professional faculty.

SPRING 2020 SERIES:
Fri. Feb. 7, 7pm, Dr. Alvarez (soprano)
Sun. Feb. 9, 3pm, The Gunston Ensemble (strings & piano)
Sun. Feb. 9, 7pm, Prof. Wilkerson (ba...Read More


Maestro George Grün Choral Conducting Masterclass*

Monday, Mar 02, 2020 9:30am

Georg Grün is considered to be one of the most sought-after international choral conductors and specialists for choral sound. He founded the KammerChor Saarbrücken in 1990 and has been its artistic director ever since then. He has won the most important international and national choir competitions,...Read More


Flute Departmental*

Monday, Mar 02, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


KammerChor Saarbrücken Performance*

Monday, Mar 02, 2020 1:30pm

Free and open to the public.

MUSI 300 credit.

 

The KammerChor Saarbrücken is one of the premiere chamber ensembles in Germany. Led by dynamic maestro Georg Grün who founded the group in 1990, they maintain an active touring, concert, and recording schedule. This professional choir of almost 40 voic...Read More


Travis Low, Graduate Bass Trombone Recital*

Tuesday, Mar 03, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Tomas Jackson in his graduate jazz piano recital, featuring standard jazz repertoire and new, original compositions.

This 55 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

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Tuba/Euphonium Departmental*

Wednesday, Mar 04, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


Chris Troiano, Doctoral Euphonium Recital*

Wednesday, Mar 04, 2020 6:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Chris Troiano in his doctoral euphonium recital, featuring:

Vallflickans dans (Dance of the Shepherd Girl) by Hugo Alfvén,
Three Preludes by George Gershwin,
Cafe 1930 by Astor Piazzolla,
Concerto per Flicorno Basso by Amilcare Ponchielli,
Evening in Transylv...Read More


Mason Symphony Concerto Concert*

Wednesday, Mar 04, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

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Mason Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Dr. Dennis Layendecker

The Mason Symphony Orchestra is comprised of outstanding string, wind, and percussion players from throughout the School of Music.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

Tickets: $15 adu...Read More


King's Singers Vocal Masterclass*

Friday, Mar 06, 2020 1:45pm

The King's Singers coach the University Singers in a vocal masterclass. Other vocalists welcome as well. MUSI 300 credit.

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Karen Smith, Senior Vocal Recital*

Friday, Mar 06, 2020 6:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Karen Smith is proud to present the culminating event of her vocal studies at George Mason. The program will include Poulenc's Travail du Peintre, Holst's Four Songs for Voice and Violin, and selections from Fanny Hensel, Rachmaninoff, and Mozart.
This 50 minute performance is free and open to the p...Read More


Caroline Higgins, Senior Vocal Music-Education Recital*

Friday, Mar 06, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Caroline Higgins as she showcases her skills and talents in her study of voice in her senior music-education recital, featuring:

Let the Bright Seraphim-Handel
I Love All Graceful Things-Thiman
The Bird-John Duke
Pourquoi-Delibes
Donne pais (Lakme duet)-Delibes
O ...Read More


CANCELLED: String Departmental*

Monday, Mar 16, 2020 12:30pm
Wednesday, Apr 08, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


Vocal Departmental*

Friday, Mar 20, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


CANCELLED: Nick McKee, Junior Viola Recital*

Saturday, Mar 21, 2020 3:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Monson Grand Tier III, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Nick McKee in his junior viola recital, featuring works by Brahms, Walton, Bridge, and Vieuxtemps.
This 50 minute recital is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

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CANCELLED Nick Vellanikaran, Junior Guitar Recital*

Sunday, Mar 22, 2020 2:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Nick Vellanikaran in his junior guitar recital, featuring:
Luis Narvaez - Guardame las vacas
Villa-lobos - Preludes 1,2 and 4
Torroba - Nocturno
De Falla - Homenaje pour le tombeau de Debussy
Albeniz - Mallorca
Piazzolla - Verano Porteño
Lauro - Vals Venezolano no. ...Read More


CANCELLED - Composers Week Recital*

Sunday, Mar 22, 2020 6:00pm

The Composer's Week Recital is the culmination of a two day composition challenge, based on a theme. The recital will feature a combination of original pieces as well as premiers of brand new chamber works written by Mason student composers.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marke...Read More


CANCELLED Bridgett Nesfield, Senior Vocal Recital*

Sunday, Mar 22, 2020 6:00pm

Please join us for an evening of women and song, featuring Pauline Viardot, John Cage, Barbara Strozzi and more!

This 50 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

...Read More

CANCELLED: Morgenstern and Santero Trombone Masterclass*

Monday, Mar 23, 2020 12:30pm
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CANCELLED Morgenstern and Santero Guest Trombone Recital*

Monday, Mar 23, 2020 7:00pm
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CNCLD:FromMusictoMovement: The Affect of Playing a Musical Instrument on the Gross Motor Skills of Children with Autism*

Tuesday, Mar 24, 2020 6:00pm

School of Music student Kate Shrimpton presents her research that will later be featured at the National Conference for Undergraduate Research in Bozeman, Montana. MUSI 300 credit.

 

This presentation correlates routine musical instrument practice and gross motor skill proficiency in children with a...Read More


CANCELLED: Trumpet Departmental*

Wednesday, Mar 25, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


CANCELLED: Vocal Departmental*

Friday, Mar 27, 2020 12:30pm
Friday, Apr 17, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


CANCELLED - Double Reed Day

Saturday, Mar 28, 2020 8:30am
Location: deLaski Performing Arts Building, A323, Music Classrm/Choral Rm, Fairfax Campus, deLaski Performing Arts Building, A327C, Music Classroom/Band Rm, Fairfax Campus, deLaski Performing Arts Building, 3001, de Laski Rehearsal Room, Fairfax Campus
Come to Mason's first Double Reed Day!
 
(Free and open to the public)
8:30am-4:00pm
 
Registration begins at 8:30am, with events starting at 9:00am. The day will include short performances, a masterclass, reed class, a baroque demonstration, double reed vendors, and a double reed large ensemble per...Read More

CANCELLED Joi Harper, Senior Composition Recital*

Saturday, Mar 28, 2020 8:00pm

This performance of the works of Joi Harper will include varying styles of music, from avant-garde to gospel and more! Featuring top tier student performers, you won't want to miss this recital.

This 60 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit eve...Read More


CANCELLED: Mason Community Arts Academy Family Concert: Words Matter: The Written Word and Music

Sunday, Mar 29, 2020 2:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason Community Arts Academy and Wind Symphony

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This family-friendly concert explores the relationship between the written word and its influence on music composition. George Mason University’s Wind Symphony will join forces with acting and music students from Mason Community Arts Academy to highlight selected poetry, literatu...Read More


CANCELLED: Percussion Ensemble Concert*

Sunday, Mar 29, 2020 7:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Join the Mason Percussion Ensemble as they present works that include a variety of percussion instruments. Led by Professor John Kilkenny and Matthew Halligan.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

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CANCELLED Beyond the Notes Lecture*

Monday, Mar 30, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


CANCELLED: Big Band Showdown*

Monday, Mar 30, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

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Join the Mason Jazz Ensemble (director, Jim Carroll) for an evening that celebrates the hot sounds and swinging beats of the Big Band era! Special guest ensembles include the National Jazz Workshop All-Star Jazz Orchestra, directed by Tyler Mire, and the Matthews High School Jazz...Read More

CANCELLED Ben Ryer, Doctoral Composition Lecture Recital*

Wednesday, Apr 01, 2020 8:00pm

Please come and enjoy Ben Ryer's doctoral lecture recital on the development of Klezmer in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.

This 60 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

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CANCELLED New Sound Collective Concert*

Wednesday, Apr 01, 2020 8:00pm

Join us for a selection of modern and contemporary chamber works presented by the students of the New Sound Collective. The program will showcase the diversity of musical styles in the 20th century as well as unique instrument combinations.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked...Read More


CANCELLED Noah Nipp, Junior Jazz Double Bass Recital*

Thursday, Apr 02, 2020 8:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Noah Nipp in his junior jazz double bass recital as he plays modern jazz arrangements and standards.

This 35 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

...Read More

CANCELLED Percussion Departmental*

Friday, Apr 03, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


CANCELLED Michelle Fegeas, Doctoral Vocal Lecture Recital*

Friday, Apr 03, 2020 8:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Michelle Fegeas in her doctoral lecture recital on music by women composers setting the poetry of Margaret Atwood, author of The Handmaid’s Tale.

This 60 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are m...Read More


CANCELLED: University Singers & Mason Symphony Orchestra Concert*

Sunday, Apr 05, 2020 3:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

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University Singers are under the direction of Dr. Stan Engebretson.

A select choral ensemble at George Mason University, the University Singers are dedicated to the performance of advanced vocal chamber music ranging from Renaissance to contemporary and commissioned works.

School...Read More


CANCELLED Ryan Fuhrman, Trumpet Non-Degree Recital*

Monday, Apr 06, 2020 8:00pm

Please join us for an evening of women and song, featuring Pauline Viardot, John Cage, Barbara Strozzi and more!

This 50 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

...Read More

CANCELLED: Zoe Jorgenson, Graduate Jazz Double Bass Recital*

Monday, Apr 06, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

This performance of the works of Joi Harper will include varying styles of music, from avant-garde to gospel and more! Featuring top tier student performers, you won't want to miss this recital.

This 60 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit eve...Read More


CANCELLED: Alex Steadman, Senior Jazz Vocal Recital*

Tuesday, Apr 07, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy Ben Ryer's doctoral lecture recital on the development of Klezmer in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.

This 60 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

...Read More

Flute Departmental*

Wednesday, Apr 08, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


CANCELED Jazz Combos and Latin American Ensemble Concert*

Wednesday, Apr 08, 2020 8:00pm

Performances by the Mason Jazz Combos, under the direction of jazz pianist, Wade Beach. Visit Mason Jazz online at music.gmu.edu…

 

<span data-sheets-value="{"1":2,"2":"The Mason Latin American Ensemble, directed by DMA candidate Juan Megna, embraces the rhythmic Latin American traditions married to...Read More


CANCELLED: Seung Hyun Lee, Senior Violin Recital*

Wednesday, Apr 08, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Noah Nipp in his junior jazz double bass recital as he plays modern jazz arrangements and standards.

This 35 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

...Read More

CANCELLED: Dr. Balakerskaia Piano Studio Recital*

Thursday, Apr 09, 2020 7:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Come out and enjoy some of the fine work of the piano students of Dr. Anna Balakerskaia!

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

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CANCELLED Steel Pan Ensemble Departmental*

Friday, Apr 10, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


CANCELLED: Piano Departmental*

Friday, Apr 10, 2020 12:30pm
Monday, May 04, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


CANCELLED: Tuba Studio Recital*

Friday, Apr 10, 2020 6:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of the tuba studio in this free performance  and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

...Read More

CANCELLED: Nathan Graham, Senior Double Bass Recital*

Friday, Apr 10, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Michelle Fegeas in her doctoral lecture recital on music by women composers setting the poetry of Margaret Atwood, author of The Handmaid’s Tale.

This 60 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are m...Read More


CANCELLED: Maya Fisher, Senior Clarinet Recital*

Saturday, Apr 11, 2020 10:00am
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Maya Fisher in her senior clarinet recital. 

This 50 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

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CANCELLED: Michael Barranco, Doctoral Percussion Recital*

Saturday, Apr 11, 2020 11:00am
Location: Center for the Arts, Monson Grand Tier III, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Come join Michael Barranco and friends as they perform "The Operation," The name of the performance comes from a spin on the word doctor and a continuation of last years recital, "The Check Up." Thematic materials, such as tables, drills, and sirens will be present in this performance, carefully pro...Read More


CANCELLED: Nancy McClain, Senior Vocal Recital*

Saturday, Apr 11, 2020 12:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Nancy McClain in her senior vocal recital, featuring:
French Set: A set of 4 Chausson Songs
- Nanny
- Serenad Italienne
- Le colibri
- Le temps de lilas
German Set: A set of 6 Songs from Hugo Wolf's Italienisches Liederbuch
- Auch kleine dinge
- Gesegnet sai
- Nun l...Read More


CANCELLED: Chiara Head, Junior Flute Recital*

Saturday, Apr 11, 2020 1:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Monson Grand Tier III, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Chiara Head in her junior flute recital, featuring works by Prokofiev, Reinecke, Liebermann, and Piazolla.

This 55 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

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CANCELLED: Katherine Repka, Doctoral Clarinet Recital*

Saturday, Apr 11, 2020 2:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Julian Berger in his jazz saxophone non-degree recital, featuring:
Chromatic Fantasy by Johann Sebastian Bach, freely transcribed by Stanley Hasty
Two Trees by Baljinder Sekhon, II
Concerto, Op. 57 by Carl Nielsen

This 60 minute performance is free and open to t...Read More


CANCELLED: Kaitlin Lee, Senior Vocal Recital*

Saturday, Apr 11, 2020 4:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Kaitlin Lee in her senior vocal recital, featuring works by Haydn, Rossini, Argento, Alma Mahler, Poulenc, and Monteverdi. Kaitlin is a student of Dr. Elissa Alvarez, soprano. Her piano collaborator is Dr. Lisa Bloy.

This 55 minute recital is free and open to...Read More


CANCELLED: Guitar Ensemble Concert*

Saturday, Apr 11, 2020 8:00pm

Join us for the George Mason University Guitar Ensemble's concert. The program will include music for two, three, and four guitars, as well as music for large ensemble. Under the direction of Professor Matt Trkula, the GMU Guitar Ensemble features School of Music guitar students from a variety of ma...Read More


CANCELLED: Saxophone Departmental*

Monday, Apr 13, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


CANCELLED - Brass Ensemble Concert*

Monday, Apr 13, 2020 8:00pm

 

 

 

Under the direction of Dr. Alan Carr, the GMU Brass Ensemble explores all musical styles in a very challenging and creative environment. This ever changing ensemble of brass and percussion players strive for new levels of musical excellence on their instruments.

 

School of Music students: MUS...Read More


CANCELLED - Jazz Combos Concert*

Wednesday, Apr 15, 2020 8:00pm

Performances by the Mason Jazz Combos, under the direction of jazz pianist, Wade Beach. Visit Mason Jazz online at music.gmu.edu…

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CANCELLED - Leigh Pilzer, Doctoral Jazz Baritone Saxophone Lecture Recital*

Thursday, Apr 16, 2020 8:00pm

Doctoral candidate Leigh Pilzer will discuss her transcription and analysis of improvised solos of jazz baritone saxophonist Gerry Mulligan. Performance repertory to be selected from Mulligan compositions such as "Line for Lyons," "Curtains," and "The Flying Scotsman."

This 60 minute performance is ...Read More


CANCELLED - Clarinet Studio Recital*

Friday, Apr 17, 2020 7:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of the clarinet studio in this free performance.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

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CANCELLED - Zach Strickland, Senior Percussion Recital*

Saturday, Apr 18, 2020 12:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Zach Strickland in his senior percussion recital, featuring:
Xenakis - Okho
Robert Aldridge - From my Little Island
Morton Feldman - King of Denmark
Alyssa Weinberg - Table Talk
Bob Becker - Bye Bye Medley

This 50 minute performance is free and open to the public...Read More


CANCELLED - Shane Musgrove, Graduate Percussion Recital*

Saturday, Apr 18, 2020 2:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Shane Musgrove in his graduate percussion recital, featuring:
"Verano Porteno" arr. Pius Cheung (Marimba Solo)
"Granicus" by Nikos Stavropolous (Multi-Percussion and Tape)
"Raga No. 1" by William Cahn (Timpani Solo)
Self-Composed Marimba and Live Electronics solo...Read More


CANCELLED: Chorale Broadway Showcase

Saturday, Apr 18, 2020 2:00pm
Saturday, Apr 18, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

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The University Chorale, a choir of 80-100 singers under the direction of Dr. Lisa Billingham, performs a wide variety of music each semester ranging from classical styles to multi-cultural works and popular music, including the popular Broadway Showcase each spring.

...Read More

CANCELLED - Brendan Henry, Senior Alto Saxophone Music-Education Recital*

Saturday, Apr 18, 2020 4:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Brendan Henry on his Senior Alto Saxophone Music Education Recital!

This 50 minute performance is free and open to the public.
 
School of Music students:  MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

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CANCELLED: Megan Slay, Piano Non-Degree Recital*

Saturday, Apr 18, 2020 4:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Megan Slay in her piano recital, featuring:
Domenico Scarlatti Sonatas
K 1 in D minor
K 8 in g minor
K 141 in D minor
Edward Grieg Concerto No 1 in A minor
Allegro moderato
Adagio
Allegro marcato
Samuel Barber Ballade op. 46

This 55 minute performance is free and ope...Read More


CANCELLED: Jennifer Di Nino, Graduate Violin Lecture Recital*

Sunday, Apr 19, 2020 1:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Jennifer Di Nino in her graduate violin lecture recital, featuring works by Biber, Mozart, and Saint-Saens.

This 60 minute performance is free and open to the public.
 
School of Music students:  MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

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CANCELLED - Jason Seiler, Junior Jazz Guitar Recital*

Sunday, Apr 19, 2020 2:00pm

Please come and enjoy Jason Seiler's first recital at George Mason University in accordance with fulfilling his undergraduate degree in music performance.

This 35 minute performance is free and open to the public.
 
School of Music students:  MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

...Read More

CANCELLED: Abigail Darcy & Raina Payne, Trumpet Non-Degree Recital*

Sunday, Apr 19, 2020 2:00pm

Please come and enjoy a performance with Raina playing Hummel 1, 2, and 3 and Abbey playing the Arutunian and Barat.

This 35 minute performance is free and open to the public.
 
School of Music students:  MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

...Read More

CANCELLED: Anna Sammel, Graduate Violin Recital*

Sunday, Apr 19, 2020 3:00pm

Enjoy an afternoon of classicism and romanticism, sponsored by Henryk Wieniawski and Ludwig van Beethoven, in Anna Sammel's graduate violin recital.
-Beethoven Sonata no.6 in A major
-Wieniawski Violin Concerto in D minor

This 50 minute performance is free and open to the public.
 
School of Music stud...Read More


CANCELLED - Julie McDonald, Doctoral Flute Recital*

Sunday, Apr 19, 2020 4:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Julie McDonald in her doctoral flute recital as she performs a solo alto flute, solo bass flute, solo C Flute, solo piccolo, as well as performing with the Woodbridge Flute Choir.

This 60 minute performance is free and open to the public.
 
School of Music stud...Read More


CANCELLED: Santiago Alfonzo Meza, Vocal Non-Degree Recital*

Sunday, Apr 19, 2020 4:00pm

Please come and enjoy songs of love from around the world, as performed by Santiago Alfonzo Meza!

-Ojos Tapatios- Fernando Mendez, Jose F. Elizondo arr. Alonso Fierro
-Diga Usted Senor Platero- Francisco Alonso
-Amor vida de mi vida- Federico Moreno Torroba
-Plaisir d'amour- Jean-Paul-Égide Martini
-Du...Read More


CANCELLED - Eduardo Fajardo, Flute Non-Degree Recital*

Sunday, Apr 19, 2020 6:00pm

The non-degree recital will feature works by Bach, Glick, Puckett, and Widor. The works are all from contrasting time periods and genres.

This 50 minute performance is free and open to the public.
 
School of Music students:  MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

...Read More

CANCELLED - Trumpet Studio Recital*

Sunday, Apr 19, 2020 8:00pm
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CANCELLED: Piano Departmental*

Monday, Apr 20, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


CANCELLED: Tuba/Euphonium Departmental*

Wednesday, Apr 22, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


CANCELLED: Christian L. Thomas, Graduate Composition Recital*

Wednesday, Apr 22, 2020 8:00pm

Please come and enjoy original music from Maryland composer and Mason master's student, Christian L. Thomas, featuring:
Impatiently Awaiting (solo violin)
Two Dances for Euphonium and Piano Movement 1: Kim's Waltz
The Graveyard Playground (euphonium, piano, narration)
Euphonium Concerto Movement 2: Lame...Read More


CANCELLED - Jazz Workshop Concert*

Wednesday, Apr 22, 2020 8:00pm

Rick Parrell directs the Mason Jazz Workshop big band in their concert. The Jazz Workshop performs music by Thad Jones, Mike Tomaro, Alan Baylock, Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Neal Hefti, and many others. Visit the Jazz Workshop online at music.gmu.edu…

...Read More

CANCELLED: Wind Symphony & Symphonic Band Concert*

Thursday, Apr 23, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

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The Mason University Wind Symphony, led by composer-conductor Mark Camphouse is a select ensemble comprised of outstanding wind, brass, and percussion players in the School of Music and the University. The ensemble’s mission is to study and perform the best literature available for wind ...Read More


CANCELLED: Horn Departmental*

Friday, Apr 24, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


CANCELLED: Opera: The Coronation of Poppea

Friday, Apr 24, 2020 8:00pm
Saturday, Apr 25, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

The Mason University Opera Theater & Workshop provides serious vocal performance students with in-depth study and performance of operas from Baroque to modern, with opera scenes and productions each semester. The Opera Theater presents two to three productions annually.

School of Music students: MUS...Read More


CANCELLED - Alvin Macasero, Senior Percussion Recital*

Saturday, Apr 25, 2020 12:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Alvin Macasero in his senior percussion recital, including:

Dave Molk: Buzzed

Ben Wahlund:  Hard-Boiled Cpaitalism and the Day Mr. Friedman Noticed Google is a Verb

Iannis Xanakis:  Psappha

Paul Lansky: Three Moves for Marimba

 

This 55 minute performance is ...Read More


CANCELLED - Cristina Catterton, Junior Clarinet Recital*

Saturday, Apr 25, 2020 2:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Cristina Catterton in her junior clarinet recital, featuring:
BRAHMS: Clarinet Sonata no. 2, op. 120;
MOZART: Clarinet Quintet, k 581;
SHICKELE: Little Suite for Winter

This 35 minute performance is free and open to the public.
 
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CANCELLED - Jaclyn Kitcoff, Junior Violin Recital*

Saturday, Apr 25, 2020 4:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Jaclyn Kitcoff in her junior violin recital, featuring:
Sonata 1 BWV 1001, J.S. Bach
1. Adagio
4. Presto
Sonata 1 in G Major Op.78, Brahms
1. Vivace ma non troppo
2. Adagio
3. Allegro molto moderato
Malagueña Op.21, No.1, Sarasate

This 35 minute performance is free a...Read More


CANCELLED: Claire Dantzlerward, Piano Non-Degree Recital*

Saturday, Apr 25, 2020 4:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Claire Dantzlerward in her piano recital, featuring:
Chopin Ballade no. 3,
Rachmaninoff Etude op. 33 no. 4,
Chopin Etude op. 10 no. 4,
Soler sonata no. 90 in F# major,
Liszt Années de pèlerinage I, S.160 "La Chapelle de Guillaume Tell,"
Chopin Etude op. 25 no....Read More


CANCELLED - Mark Davis, Graduate Trumpet Recital*

Saturday, Apr 25, 2020 6:00pm

Come out to Mark Davis' Masters Trumpet Recital! Featuring works from the Baroque Period to the Civil War Era. Accompanied by Collaborative Pianist Sophia Kim-Cook and the 8th Green Machine Regiment Band.

1. Georg Friedrich Händel Suite for Trumpet, Strings and Basso Continuo in D Major
2. Johann Bap...Read More


CANCELLED Cory Haley, Senior Percussion Music-Education Recital*

Saturday, Apr 25, 2020 8:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Cory Haley in his senior percussion music-education recital, featuring:
AS ONE
CLAIRE DE LUNE
IDA/SOME OF THESE DAYS
RED AS THE ROSE
Intermission
SATIN DOLL
BILLY'S BOUNCE
IRISH MELODY
MARIMBA SOLO (world premiere)

This 50 minute performance is free and open to the p...Read More


CANCELLED: Opera: The Coronation Of Poppea

Sunday, Apr 26, 2020 2:00pm

The Mason University Opera Theater & Workshop provides serious vocal performance students with in-depth study and performance of operas from Baroque to modern, with opera scenes and productions each semester. The Opera Theater presents two to three productions annually.

School of Music students: MUS...Read More


CANCELLED - Philip Drembus, Senior Percussion Recital*

Sunday, Apr 26, 2020 2:00pm

Come enjoy the percussive works of Elliot Carter, Jacob Druckman, Steve Reich, and Iannis Xenakis, with special guests Zach Strickland, Hayden Busby, Colton Morris, Luke Ratcliffe, and Minne Zhang.

Program:
8 pieces for timpani-Elliot Carter

Reflections on the Nature of Water-Jacob Druckman

Quartet-S...Read More


CANCELLED: Steven Blake, Senior Trumpet Recital*

Sunday, Apr 26, 2020 2:00pm

Steven Blake’s Senior Trumpet Recital will feature music from the classic to modern trumpet solo repertoire.

This 50 minute performance is free and open to the public.
 
School of Music students:  MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

...Read More

CANCELLED - Riley Baisch, Junior Trumpet Recital*

Sunday, Apr 26, 2020 4:00pm

Come see Riley Baisch deliver his junior recital! Program will include works for solo trumpet by Barat, Ropartz and Pennequin, as well as several of Riley's own transcriptions for brass ensemble, featuring:
BARAT: Fantasie in Eb
ROPARTZ: Andante and Allegro
PENNEQUIN: Morceau de Concert

+ several cho...Read More


CANCELLED - Mark Yang, Junior Trumpet Recital*

Sunday, Apr 26, 2020 6:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Mark Yang in his junior trumpet recital, featuring Peeters trumpet sonata, Amazing Grace arr. K. McKee, and Autumn Leaves.

This 45 minute performance is free and open to the public.
 
School of Music students:  MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

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CANCELLED - Justin Miller, Doctoral Euphonium Recital*

Sunday, Apr 26, 2020 8:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Justin Miller in his doctoral euphonium recital, featuring:
Blue Lake Fantasies -David Gillingham
Concert Piece No. 1 - Steve Darling
Mandelbrot’s Dream - Benjamin McMillan
Miss Me Yet? - Bill Pritchard

This 60 minute performance is free and open to the public.
 
S...Read More


CANCELLED: Saxophone Ensemble Departmental*

Monday, Apr 27, 2020 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's students in this free performance at 12:30pm-1:20pm. Departmental recitals provide performance opportunities for School of Music students to showcase their musical development and provide the audience with a rich variety of genres and virtu...Read More


CANCELLED: JC Cantrell, Graduate Music and Well Being Recital*

Monday, Apr 27, 2020 6:00pm

Original compositions and extemporaneous improvisational performances of music with the intent to provide all participants (inclusive of audience) an enhanced, peaceful spirit.

This 45 minute performance is free and open to the public.
 
School of Music students:  MUSI 300 credit events are marked wit...Read More


CANCELLED: Mason Jazz Vocal Night*

Monday, Apr 27, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

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Join us for an evening of music dedicated to Jazz Vocals. Performances by Mason Jazz Studio soloists, the Mason Jazz Vocal Ensemble, directed by Dr. Darden Purcell, and very special guests, Potomac Falls High School Vocal Jazz Choir, directed by Fawn Phillips! 
 

CANCELLED: Mason Jazz Ensemble at Blues Alley

Tuesday, Apr 28, 2020 7:30pm

Mason Jazz Ensemble

7:30pm

Location: Blues Alley, 1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20007

Buy Tickets Here.

 

The Mason Jazz Ensemble, directed by Jim Carroll, offers opportunities for improvisation, performance, recording, writing, leadership and service. This ensemble performs at venues inclu...Read More


CANCELLED - Emma Pivetta, Tenor Saxophone Non-Degree Recital*

Wednesday, Apr 29, 2020 8:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Emma Pivetta in her tenor saxophone non-degree recital.

This 35 minute performance is free and open to the public.

 
School of Music students:  MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

...Read More

CANCELLED: Victoria Malloy, Graduate Piano Recital*

Wednesday, Apr 29, 2020 8:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Victoria Malloy in her graduate piano recital, featuring:
HAYDN
Piano Sonata in C major, Hob. XVI/50, L.60
I. Allegro
II. Adagio
III. Allegro molto

CHOPIN
Nocturne, Op. 48 No. 1
Nocturne Op. 48 No. 2

DEBUSSY
Images, Book 1
Reflets dans l'eau
Estampes, L. 100
Pagodes

...Read More

CANCELLED: International Jazz Day Concert*

Thursday, Apr 30, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

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Tickets: $12 adults, $8 seniors, $5 youth through grade 12

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CANCELLED: Piano Chamber Ensemble Concert*

Friday, May 01, 2020 7:00pm
Saturday, May 02, 2020 10:00am
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CANCELLED - New Sound Collective Concert*

Friday, May 01, 2020 8:00pm

Join us for a selection of modern and contemporary chamber works presented by the students of the New Sound Collective. The program will showcase the diversity of musical styles in the 20th century as well as unique instrument combinations.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked...Read More


CANCELLED - David Singhaus, Graduate Percussion Recital*

Saturday, May 02, 2020 12:00pm

Come to see David Singhaus’ Graduate Percussion Recital, featuring two premieres of new music!
Elliot Carter - Etude for Four Timpani: I. Saeta & IV. Improvisation
JS Bach - Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor for Marimba
John Zazo - And The World Seemed Smaller
Ian Whillock - Two Points Make A Line

This 55 mi...Read More


CANCELLED: Elizabeth Bozhich, Senior Vocal Recital*

Saturday, May 02, 2020 1:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Elizabeth Bozhich in her senior vocal recital.

This 60 minute performance is free and open to the public.

...Read More

CANCELLED - Hayden Busby, Senior Percussion Recital*

Saturday, May 02, 2020 2:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Hayden Busby in his senior percussion recital, featuring works by Lansky, Lindroth, Almada, and Luther Adams.

This 60 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

...Read More

CANCELLED: Mehrnoush Aghagholizadeh, Graduate Piano Lecture Recital*

Saturday, May 02, 2020 2:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Mehrnoush Aghagholizadeh in her graduate piano lecture recital, featuring method books, Shostakovich easy pieces for the piano, Kabalevsky, and Nikolayev.

This 60 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit eve...Read More


CANCELLED: Mason Symphony Orchestra & University Choirs Concert*

Saturday, May 02, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

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The Mason Symphony Orchestra is under the direction of Dr. Dennis Layendecker.

The Mason Symphony Orchestra is comprised of outstanding string, wind, and percussion players from throughout the School of Music.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

Tickets:...Read More


CANCELLED: GMU Tuba Euphonium Ensemble Concert*

Sunday, May 03, 2020 1:00pm

The George Mason University Tuba and Euphonium Ensemble has been in existence for over ten years. It draws from a diversified student population of both music majors and non-majors. They have appeared in the Mason Community Arts Academy Regional Conference at GMU, the Northeast Tuba/Euphonium Region...Read More


CANCELLED - Nathi Jeerakul, Jr., Senior Viola Music-Education Recital*

Sunday, May 03, 2020 4:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Nathi Jeerakul, Jr., in his senior viola music-education recital, featuring:
Cecil Forsyth - Viola Concerto in G minor,
Ernest Bloch - Suite Heibraique

This 45 minute performance is free and open to the public.
 
School of Music students:  MUSI 300 credit event...Read More


CANCELLED: Justin Paschalides, Graduate Jazz Piano Lecture Recital*

Sunday, May 03, 2020 4:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Justin Paschalides in his graduate jazz piano lecture recital, featuring Carolina Shout and Stride Piano of Harlem.

This 50 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

...Read More

CANCELLED: Steel Pan Ensemble Concert*

Sunday, May 03, 2020 5:00pm

Led by Victor Provost, Steel Pan students learn to the play the steel drum (steel pan, or pan) in a variety of settings, focusing on repertoire from a variety of genres including various musics of the Caribbean.

...Read More

CANCELLED - Teresa Jenkins & Ryan Woessner, Clarinet & Piano Non-Degree Recital*

Sunday, May 03, 2020 6:00pm

Please join us for the joint non-degree recital of Teresa Jenkins and Ryan Woessner.

This 40 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

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CANCELLED - Josias Ventura, Tuba Non-Degree Recital*

Sunday, May 03, 2020 8:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Josias Ventura in his tuba non-degree recital, featuring:
New Kid- Anna Baadsvick,
Suite for Tuba- Don Haddad,
Tuba Concerto - Hindemith,
Emmett's lullaby - Harold Walters,
Legends for Tuba - Euphonium Quartet - Noah Taylor

This 45 minute performance is free a...Read More


CANCELLED: Kristina Bhardwaj, Piano Non-Degree Recital*

Sunday, May 03, 2020 8:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Kristina Bhardwaj in her piano non-degree recital, featuring:
Rachmaninoff concerto no2
Beethoven concerto no2
Rachmaninoff etude op33 no4 in D minor
Rachmaninoff etude op33 no7 in E flat major
Chopin etude op25 no2 in F minor
Chopin etude op10 no4 in C sharp m...Read More


CANCELLED: Thomas Mulherin, Graduate Jazz Piano Recital*

Sunday, May 03, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Tom Mulherin performs jazz standards by Morton, Strayhorn, Monk, and others, as well as original music.

This 60 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

...Read More

CANCELLED: Healing Arts Ensemble Program*

Monday, May 04, 2020 6:00pm

"The Healing Arts Ensemble is the signature performing group for the University programs in Music for Well-Being.
It is the performance medium in which students  apply the sound-healing principles learned in the Music as a Healing Art class.The group features a wide variety of musical instruments, ex...Read More


CANCELLED - String Chamber Concert*

Monday, May 04, 2020 8:00pm

Free and open to the public.

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CANCELLED: Luke Ratcliffe, Senior Piano Recital*

Monday, May 04, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Luke Ratcliffe in his senior piano recital.

This 60 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

...Read More

CANCELLED: Pendar Kordnavahsi, Senior Piano Recital*

Tuesday, May 05, 2020 4:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Pendar Kordnavahsi in his senior piano recital, featuring:
Beethoven: Moonlight Sonata,
Schumann-Lizst: Dedication,
Shahidi: Fantasy in Chahargah,
Mendelssohn: Piano Concerto in Gm

This 55 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music stud...Read More


CANCELLED: Sarah Grace Fitzsimmons, Junior Vocal Recital*

Tuesday, May 05, 2020 6:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Sarah Grace Fitzsimmons in her junior vocal recital, featuring a classical repertoire of oratorio, art songs, and arias.

This 40 minute performance is free and open to the public.

...Read More

CANCELLED: Xinyu Zhang, Doctoral Piano Recital*

Tuesday, May 05, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Zinyu Zhang in her doctoral piano recital, featuring works by Scarlatti, Beethoven, Brahms, and Gershwin.

This 60 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

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CANCELLED: Brandon Ciocco, Graduate Jazz Guitar Recital*

Thursday, May 07, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Brandon Ciocco in his graduate jazz guitar recital, featuring a mix of originals and jazz standards.

This 55 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

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CANCELLED: Na Ae Lee Park, Graduate Vocal Lecture Recital*

Friday, May 08, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Na Ae Lee Park in her graduate vocal lecture recital.

This 60 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

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CANCELLED: School of Music Honors Recital*

Saturday, May 09, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music
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CANCELLED: Mengyuan Tong, Graduate Piano Recital*

Sunday, May 10, 2020 1:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Mengyuan Tong in her graduate piano recital.

This 60 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

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CANCELLED: Ruixuan Song, Graduate Piano Recital*

Sunday, May 10, 2020 3:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Ruixuan Song in her graduate piano recital.

This 60 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

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CANCELLED: Mada Zhencong, Graduate Vocal Recital*

Sunday, May 10, 2020 5:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Mada Zhencong in his graduate vocal recital, featuring classical voice music composed by Handel, Beethoven, Schubert, Chausson, Britten, etc.

This 60 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marke...Read More


CANCELLED: Elizabeth Leung, Graduate Violin Recital*

Sunday, May 10, 2020 7:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Elizabeth Leung in her graduate violin recital, featuring:
Bartok Romanian Rhapsody No. 1
Mozart Sonata in E minor for Violin and Piano
Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto

This 60 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 cre...Read More


CANCELLED: Zixuan Tang, Graduate Piano Recital*

Monday, May 11, 2020 6:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Zixuan Tang in her graduate piano recital.

This 55 minute performance is free and open to the public.

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

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CANCELLED: Xue Lei Zhang, Piano Recital*

Monday, May 11, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Xue Lei Zhang, Graduate Piano Recital*

School of Music students: MUSI 300 credit events are marked with (*).

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Music in the Time of Quarantine: A School of Music Finale Concert

Saturday, May 16, 2020 8:00pm
Location: Off Campus Location

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Tune in to the Center for the Arts Facebook page on May 16 at 8:00 p.m. for Mason's School of Music Finale Concert, Music in the Time of Quarantine, introduced by Dr. Linda Monson, Director of the School of Music.

This dynamic musical showcase celebrates Mason’s School of Music stud...Read More


Celebration of the Class of 2020

Friday, May 22, 2020 2:00pm
Location: Off Campus Location

George Mason University will honor the largest and most diverse graduating class in its history with a virtual Celebration of the Class of 2020.

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January 2020