Events

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 (*).

October 2019

Strings Departmental*

Wednesday, Oct 02, 2019 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's strings students in this free performance at 12:30 – 1:20 pm. 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 ...Read More


Steel Pan Ensemble Departmental*

Wednesday, Oct 02, 2019 12:30pm

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


Symphonic Band & Mason Percussion Concert*

Wednesday, Oct 02, 2019 8:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

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The Mason Symphonic Band under the vibrant musical leadership of Profs. John Kilkenny and Denny Stokes, provides music majors and increasingly growing numbers of non-music majors an opportunity to study and perform a wide variety of traditional and contemporary wind band literature.

The ...Read More


Clarinet Departmental*

Friday, Oct 04, 2019 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's clarinet students in this free performance at 12:30 – 1:20 pm. 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...Read More


Navy Band Chamber Concert*

Friday, Oct 04, 2019 6:00pm
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Yechan Lim, Junior Piano Recital*

Saturday, Oct 05, 2019 8:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Yechan Lim in his junior piano recital, featuring works by Franz Liszt and Modest Mussorgsky:

Franz Liszt - Grande études de Paganini, S.141 No.6 in A minor
Franz Liszt - Totentanz, S.525
Modest Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition

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Sheir Clark, Senior Clarinet Music Education Recital*

Sunday, Oct 06, 2019 7:00pm

I made it! Come hear Sheir Clark perform music by Weber, Rabaud, Vaughn Williams, Mahler, and Elaine Fine.

First Concerto for Clarinet by Carl Maria von Weber
Six Studies in English Folk-Song by R. Vaughn Williams
Theme from Death in Venice by Gustav Mahler
Solo de Concors by Henri Rabaud
Three Characte...Read More


Wind Symphony with Fairfax Wind Symphony Concert*

Tuesday, Oct 08, 2019 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


Army Brass Quintet Masterclass*

Wednesday, Oct 09, 2019 12:30pm
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Jazz Voice Departmental*

Wednesday, Oct 09, 2019 12:30pm

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


Trombone Departmental*

Friday, Oct 11, 2019 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's trombone students in this free performance at 12:30 – 1:20 pm. 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...Read More


Vocal Departmental*

Friday, Oct 11, 2019 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's vocal students in this free performance at 12:30 – 1:20 pm. 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 an...Read More


Faculty Artist Showcase Recital*

Sunday, Oct 13, 2019 3:00pm
Location: Harris Theatre, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

Annual showcase recital of performances by Mason's stellar School of Music faculty including vocal, instrumental, and piano artists. This event occurs in conjunction with Alumni Weekend.

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Ross Hedlund, Senior Vocal Music Education Recital*

Sunday, Oct 13, 2019 7:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Ross Hedlund in his senior vocal music education recital, featuring works by Beethoven, Ravel, Vaughan Williams, and Tosti.

Beethoven: An die ferne Geliebte,
Ravel: deux epigrammes de Clemont Marot
Vaughan Williams: Four Hymns

This 50 minute performance is fre...Read More


Simone Dinnerstein Piano Masterclass*

Monday, Oct 14, 2019 11:00am
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Guitar Departmental*

Wednesday, Oct 16, 2019 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's guitar students in this free performance at 12:30 – 1:20 pm. 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 a...Read More


Mason Symphony Orchestra*

Wednesday, Oct 16, 2019 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.

Tickets: $12/$8/$5
2 Free tickets per Mason student ID avail. 10/8/19

School of Music s...Read More


Emily Craine, Clarinet Non-Degree Recital*

Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 11:00am

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Emily Craine in her clarinet recital, featuring works from Brahms, Poulenc, Jeanjean, and Deshayes.

Clarinet Quintet in B minor - Brahms
Sonata for Two Clarinets - Poulenc
Arabesques - Jeanjean
Flux and Reflux, for clarinet and electronics - Deshayes

This 45 m...Read More


CANCELLED-Katie Bowling & Nathi Jeerakul, Violin & Viola Non-Degree Recital*

Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 2:00pm

Come and enjoy this student’s finest work at their recital.

Free and open to the public.

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

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Fiona Madigan, Senior Viola Music Education Recital*

Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 6:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Fiona Madigan in her senior viola music education recital, featuring works by York Bowen, Elaine Fine, Ralph Vaughan Williams, and Robert Planting.

  • Bowen: Sonata No. 1 for Viola and Piano, Movements 1 and 2
  • Fine: Three Character Pieces (and one Transcription...Read More

Fall Choral Concert*

Sunday, Oct 20, 2019 3:00pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Concert Hall, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music

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University Singers, 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.

University Chorale...Read More


Young Artist Piano Musicale

Sunday, Oct 20, 2019 5:30pm
Location: Center for the Arts, Main Lobby, Fairfax Campus
Presented By: Mason School of Music
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Alexis Neff, Senior Vocal Music Education Recital*

Sunday, Oct 20, 2019 7:00pm

Please come and enjoy the culmination of Alexis Neff's vocal studies at George Mason University in her senior vocal music education recital, featuring Bach, Debussy, Schumann, Mozart, Britten, and Diemer.

Bach: BWV 185: the tenor and soprano duet
Debussy: Romance and Niut d'etoiles by Debussy,
Schum...Read More


Juan Megna, Doctoral Jazz Percussion Recital*

Monday, Oct 21, 2019 8:00pm

Please come and enjoy the finest work of Juan Megna in his doctoral jazz percussion recital featuring original works as well as works by world famous American and Latin American composers.

Free for all (Wayne Shorter)
Pao (Juan Megna) -
Si Estuvieras (Luis Perez)
Yellow Flow (Juan Megna)
Coisa No2 (Moa...Read More


Latin American Ensemble Departmental*

Wednesday, Oct 23, 2019 12:30pm

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


Vocal Departmental*

Friday, Oct 25, 2019 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's vocal students in this free performance at 12:30 – 1:20 pm. 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 an...Read More


Percussion Ensemble Concert*

Sunday, Oct 27, 2019 4:00pm

Join the Mason Percussion Ensemble as they present works that include a variety of percussion instruments.

Free and open to the public.

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

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Flute Departmental*

Monday, Oct 28, 2019 12:30pm

 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 virtuosity.

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Music in the Lobby*

Wednesday, Oct 30, 2019 12:30pm
Location:
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


Jazz Combos Departmental*

Wednesday, Oct 30, 2019 12:30pm

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


Trumpet Departmental*

Wednesday, Oct 30, 2019 12:30pm

Join us as we showcase the talents of the School of Music's trumpet students in this free performance at 12:30 – 1:20 pm. 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 ...Read More


October 2019