THE JACKSON CHAPTER OF
                 THE AMERICAN GUILD OF ORGANISTS

                       WE THANK OUR SPONSORS:

             The EDISON-WALTHALL HOTEL (601)948-6161
                THE CABOT LODGES OF METRO JACKSON:
            MILLSAPS: (601)948-8650 / NORTH: (601)957-0757
             THE HILTON GARDEN INN, MADISON (601)240-0242
                 THE MISSISSIPPI ARTS COMMISSION
           THE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF GREATER JACKSON

Questions? Call Glenn Gentry, Editor, at (601)362-3235
           E-mail: gag1391@aol.com

NOTE: The CURRENT calendar begins with upcoming or recent events, so you
won't have to scroll through many past events to get to current ones. The
COMPLETE calendar is still be available if you want to look at past events.

******************************2007-2008****************************************

  AUG   2, 2007  (Thu)  CHORAL EVENSONG with the CHOIR of the EPISCOPAL 
  CHORAL/ORGAN          CONFERENCE on MUSIC and LITURGY at ST. PHILIP'S 
                        EPISCOPAL C, 5:30 P.M. Free. (601)956-5788. Choral 
                        Directors TOM PAVLECHKO & JUDY DODGE; Liturgist PAUL
                        WESTERMAYER; Organist JEFF McLELLAND.

  AUG  16, 2007  (Thu)  JAVA 'N JAZZ at the WELTY LIBRARY, 5:30-7:00 P.M.
  JAZZ                  Free. (601)968-5807.

  AUG  19, 2007  (Sun)  PAID IN FULL at ST. LUKE'S U METHODIST C, 6:00 P.M.
  SOUTHERN GOSPEL       Love offering. (601)362-6381.

  AUG  19, 2007  (Sun)  L. C. ULMER at TRINITY LUTHERAN C, 6:00 P.M. 
  BLUES/GUITAR          Free. (601)371-2332. Bach to Blues series.
  
  AUG  23, 2007  (Thu)  JAZZ, ARTS & FRIENDS at the MS MUSEUM OF ART,
  JAZZ                  7:00-9:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1515.

  AUG  25, 2007  (Sat)  The MS COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC BAND at BELHAVEN'S ARTS
  BAND                  CTR AUD, 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)605-2786 / www.mcsb.us

  AUG  26, 2007  (Sun)  ORGAN DEDICATION at NORTHMINSTER BAPTIST C,
  ORGAN/CHORAL          4:30 P.M. Free. (601)982-4703. BILLY TROTTER
                        and the NORTHMINSTER CHOIR, music of Bach,
                        Franck, Linker, & Widor.

  AUG  28, 2007  (Tue)  ROBERT KNUPP at MC'S PROVINE CHAPEL on campus in
  ORGAN                 CLINTON. 7:30 P.M. Free. Music of J. S. Bach.

  SEP   6, 2007  (Thu)  JAVA 'N JAZZ at the WELTY LIBRARY, 5:30-7:00 P.M.
  JAZZ                  Free. (601)968-5807.

  SEP   6, 2007  (Thu)  LYNN RALEY at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M.
  PIANO                 Free. (601)974-1422.

  SEP   8, 2007  (Sat)  MUSIC, DANCE, ARTS at BELHAVEN'S ARTS CTR AUD, 
  MIXED                 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. Artistic
                        expressions of those with and without disabilities.

  SEP   8, 2007  (Sat)  The MSO presents BOOMERS AT THE BALLPARK at
  ORCH/CANNONS          SMITH-WILLS STADIUM, 7:30 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)960-1565.
                        Music of George Gershwin (Rhapsody in Blue).
  
  SEP   9, 2007  (Sun)  CHERYL COKER at MILLSAPS, 3:00 P.M.
  SOPRANO               Free. (601)974-1422.
                        With JANETTE SUDDERTH, Piano & Cello;
                        TIM COKER, Organ; SONG XIE, Violin; 
                        JIM MORITSUGU, Clarinet.

  SEP   9, 2007  (Sun)  JOHN PAUL at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 4:00 P.M.
  ORGAN                 Free. (601)354-1535. Music of Widor.

  SEP  15, 2007  (Sat)  The MSO with LISA PEGHER at MARA HALL.
  ORCH/PERCUSSION       7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1565.
                        Music of Wagner, Schwantner (Concerto for
                        Percussion) and Elgar.

  SEP  16, 2007  (Sun)  ALVIN FIELDER, WILL THOMPSON, & LONDON BRANCH
  JAZZ                  at TRINITY LUTHERAN C, 6:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)371-2332. Bach to Blues series.
                        Drums/keyboard/bass  

********************************CANCELLED - SEE SEP 20******************
* SEP  18, 2007  (Tue)  The CHINESE DRAGON ACROBATS at MILLSAPS        *
* CHINESE DANCE         CHRISTIAN CENTER AUD, 7:00 P.M.                *
*                       Tickets: (601)974-1043.                        *
************************************************************************

  SEP  20, 2007  (Thu)  JOHN PAUL at ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL C, MERIDIAN 
  HARPSICHORD           12 NOON. Free. (601)679-8288.

  SEP  20, 2007  (Thu)  CIRQUE ODDYSEY at MILLSAPS CHRISTIAN CENTER AUD
  ACROBATICS            7:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)974-1043.

  SEP 20-23, 2007       OKLAHOMA! at MC's WILLIAMS HALL, 7:00 P.M.
  BROADWAY              (Thu-Sat); 2:00 P.M. (Sun). Details: (601)925-3440.
                        (See also SEP 27-30)

  SEP  21, 2007  (Fri)  STANLEY COWELL at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M.
  JAZZ PIANO            Tickets: (601)974-1422 (BELL Concert Series).
                        6:45 P.M.: Preconcert talk, AC Room 215.
                        SEP 22 (Sat) 10:00 A.M. Jazz Workshop.

  SEP  23, 2007  (Sun)  The MSCO with JOHN PAUL & SHAWN LEOPARD at GALLOWAY
  CHAMBER               U METHODIST C, 2:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1565.
                        C.P.E. Bach's double concerto for harpsichord &
                        fortepiano.  
  
  SEP  27, 2007  (Thu)  The MSO at the CEDARS (SUNSET).
  ORCH                  7:00 P.M. Free. (601)960-1565.
  
  SEP 27-30, 2007       OKLAHOMA! at MC's WILLIAMS HALL, 7:00 P.M.
  BROADWAY              (Thu-Sat); 2:00 P.M. (Sun). Details: (601)925-3440.
                        (See also SEP 20-23)

  SEP  29, 2007  (Sat)  BELHAVEN COLLEGE'S FACULTY, ALUMNI, & FRIENDS
  DANCE                 on campus at the ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
                        Free. (601)974-6494. 

  SEP  30, 2007  (Sun)  RICHARD SCOTT OBENSCHAIN and company at the 
  JAZZ/PIANO            COLONIAL COUNTRY CLUB, 3:00-6:00 P.M.
  ENSEMBLE              Tickets: jdelberto@aol.com. 
                        Sponsor: New Bourbon Street Jazz Society.

  OCT   2, 2007  (Tue)  BELHAVEN COLLEGE'S FACULTY on campus at the
  CHAMBER               ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. 
                        Preston Chamber Music Series.

  OCT 2-3, 2007         W. Kessler presents EVITA at MARA HALL,
  BROADWAY              7:30 P.M. (Tue-Wed). 
                        Tickets:(601)981-1847 / www.kesslerbroadway.com

  OCT   4, 2007  (Thu)  PATRICIA MALONE, REBEKAH STARK JOHNSON, & DANA
  OBOE/CELLO            RAGSDALE at ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL C, MERIDIAN 
  HARPSICHORD           12 NOON. Free. (601)679-8288.

  OCT   4, 2007  (Thu)  JOHN PAUL & SHAWN LEOPARD at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL
  LAUTENWERCKx2         C, 7:30 P.M. Details: Tickets: (601)977-7782/852-4848.
                        MA'AM Music of Bach, Handel, Vivaldi & Soler.

  OCT   5, 2007  (Fri)  ALON GOLDSTEIN at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M.
  PIANO                 Tickets: (601)974-1422 (Bell Concert Series).
                        6:45 P.M.: Preconcert talk, AC Room 215.
                        OCT 6 (Sat) 10:00 A.M. Masterclass.

  OCT   7, 2007  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          5:00 P.M. Free. (601)982-4880.
                        Service music: Charles Wood in D.
                        Organ - DON MESSER plays "Hommage a Jean Langlais"

  OCT   8, 2007  (Mon)  The U.S. AIR FORCE BAND of MID AMERICA at
  BAND                  BELHAVEN'S ARTS CTR AUD, 7:00 P.M. Free, by
                        complimentary tickets. (601)974-6494. 

  OCT  11, 2007  (Thu)  The MILLSAPS SINGERS with MARGARET COOPER
  CHORAL/ORGAN          WILSON on campus at 7:30 P.M.
                        Free. (601)974-1422. 19th & 20th century French 
                        choral and organ music.

  OCT  12, 2007  (Fri)  The MSO and AREA CHOIRS at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  ORCH/CHORAL           Tickets: (601)960-1565.
                        Music of William Grant Still

  OCT  14, 2007  (Sun)  The MILLSAPS CHAMBER SINGERS at MAIN ST U
  CHORAL                METHODIST C in HATTIESBURG, 6:00 P.M.
                        Free. (601)974-1422.

  OCT  18, 2007  (Thu)  MICHAEL PATILLA at ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL C, MERIDIAN 
  CLASSICAL GUITAR      12 NOON. Free. (601)679-8288.

  OCT  18, 2007  (Thu)  JAMES SCLATER, ANGELA WILLOUGHBY (LYRICAS), and
  CLARINET/PIANO        NANCY BATEMAN at MC'S WILLIAMS HALL, 7:30 P.M.
                        Free. (601)925-3440. Music of Bruch, Weber, and Brahms.

  OCT  18, 2007  (Thu)  PAUL LEE & the MEISTERSINGERS at the SAENGER THEATRE
  CHORAL/ORGAN          in HATTIESBURG, 7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)582-5555 /
  BRASS                 www.HCCCA.org                        

  OCT  19, 2007  (Fri)  DONALD SUTHERLAND at NORTHMINSTER BAPTIST C,
  ORGAN                 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)362-3235.

  OCT  19, 2007  (Fri)  CHARLES CALLAHAN at 1ST-TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN C
  ORGAN                 in LAUREL, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)428-8491.

  OCT  20, 2007  (Sat)  CHARLES CALLAHAN MASTERCLASS at 9:00 A.M.
  ORGAN                 1ST-TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN C. Details: (601)428-8491.
                        Hymn playing & organ repertoire. Students
                        especially welcome; others as well.

  OCT  25, 2007  (Thu)  THERESA SANCHEZ at JONES C. JR. COLLEGE'S BUSH
  PIANO                 AUD in ELLISVILLE, 10:15 A.M. Free. (601)477-4094.
                        Music of Bach, Mozart, Liszt, Guastavino and
                        Zaninelli.

  OCT  25, 2007  (Thu)  JAMES MARTIN at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M.
  BARITONE              Free. (601)974-1422.

  OCT  27, 2007  (Sat)  DUET FESTIVAL at MC's WILLIAMS HALL, 9:00 A.M. - Noon
  PIANO                 Details: (601)925-3440.

  OCT  27, 2007  (Sat)  The MSO with STEPHEN SACHS at MARA HALL.
  ORCH/PIANO            7:30 P.M.. Tickets: (601)960-1565.
                        Music of Debussy, Rachmaninoff (Variations
                        on a Theme by Paganini), and Stravinsky.

  OCT  28, 2007  (Sun)  DIXIELAND JAZZ, SWING, & DANCE MUSIC at the 
  JAZZ                  COLONIAL COUNTRY CLUB, 3:00-6:00 P.M.
                        Tickets: jdelberto@aol.com. 
                        Sponsor: New Bourbon Street Jazz Society.

  OCT  28, 2007  (Sun)  LYNN BAUMAN at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 4:00 P.M.
  ORGAN                 Free. (601)354-1535. Organ in the City series.

************************POSTPONED-NEW DATE (2008) TBA*******************************
*  OCT  28, 2007  (Sun)  DAVID HART at ST. PAUL CATHOLIC C in VICKSBURG,           *
*  ORGAN                 4:00 P.M. Free. karenlea@juno.com. Johannus digital organ.*
************************************************************************************

  OCT  28, 2007  (Sun)  The MOREHOUSE COLLEGE GLEE CLUB at PEARL ST AME
  CHORAL                C, 4:00 P.M. Details: (601)352-6087.

  OCT  28, 2007  (Sun)  The MESSIAH (part I) at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C, 6:00 P.M.
  CHORAL/ORGAN          Free. (601)973-9139. With chamber orchestra.
  ORCH

  OCT  28, 2007  (Sun)  The MILLSAPS CHAMBER SINGERS at CARTHAGE U
  CHORAL                METHODIST C in CARTHAGE, 6:00 P.M.
                        Free. (601)974-1422.

  OCT 31-NOV 3, 2007    THE GONDOLIERS (Gilbert & Sullivan) at BELHAVEN'S
  OPERA                 ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. (Wed-Sat) 
                        Tickets: (601)974-6494. 

  NOV   1, 2007  (Thu)  RACHEL JORDAN at ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL C, MERIDIAN 
  VIOLIN                12 NOON. Free. (601)679-8288.

  NOV   1, 2007  (Thu)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. PHILIPS' EPISCOPAL C, 
  CHORAL/ORGAN          6:00 P.M. Free. (601)956-5788. Music of Bach,
                        Philips, Pavlechko, Bullock & Rheinberger.

  NOV   2, 2007  (Fri)  The JOSHUA SQUAD at BELHAVEN'S FLEXIBLE THEATRE,
  DANCE                 7:30 P.M. (601)974-6494.

  NOV 2-3 2007          The BELHAVEN COLLEGE DANCE ENSEMBLE on campus at
  DANCE                 the BITSY IRBY DANCE CTR, 7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat).
                        Tickets:(601)974-6494. See also NOV 8-10.

  NOV   4, 2007  (Sun)  JONATHAN HEHN at the INDEPENDENT PRESBYTERIAN C
  CHORAL/ORGAN          in BIRMINGHAM, AL. 4:00 P.M.
                        Free. (205)933-1830. All Saint's Service.

  NOV   4, 2007  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          5:00 P.M. Free. (601)982-4880.
  TRUMPET               Service music: Henry Purcell in g 
                        Trumpet - DARCIE BISHOP plays Telemann's Hroic
                        Marches.

  NOV   4, 2007  (Sun)  The MILLSAPS CHAMBER SINGERS at FIRST U
  CHORAL                METHODIST C in AMORY, 6:00 P.M.
                        Free. (601)974-1422.

  NOV   5, 2007  (Mon)  The MS COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC BAND at BELHAVEN'S ARTS
  BAND                  CTR AUD, 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)605-2786 / www.mcsb.us

  NOV   5, 2007  (Mon)  FELIX HELL at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C, 7:00 P.M.
  ORGAN                 Details: (601)973-9139. 

  NOV   6, 2007  (Tue)  MC JAZZ BAND, WILLIAMS HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  JAZZ                  Details: (601)925-3440.

  NOV   6, 2007  (Tue)  JOEL ANDRUS & CLAIRE McCULLOUGH at BELHAVEN
  VIOLA/SOPRANO         COLLEGE'S ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. 
                        Accompanists: NICOLE NUTTING & SARAH JONES

  NOV   6, 2007  (Tue)  MARTA SZLUBOWSKA-KIRK, and the SZLUBOWSKI DUO
  VIOLIN/PIANO 2X       at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-1422.

  NOV 8-10 2007         The BELHAVEN COLLEGE DANCE ENSEMBLE on campus at
  DANCE                 the BITSY IRBY DANCE CTR, 7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat)
                        11:00 A.M. (Thu). Tickets:(601)974-6494.
                        See also NOV 2-3.

  NOV   9, 2007  (Fri)  LORENZ MAYCHER at 1ST-TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN C
  ORGAN                 in LAUREL, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)428-8491.

  NOV   9, 2007  (Fri)  SUZANNE BAUCUM & NICOLE NUTTING at BELHAVEN
  GUITAR/PIANO          COLLEGE'S ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. 

  NOV  10, 2007  (Sat)  MS OPERA presents Puccini's "La Boheme" at 
  OPERA                 MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)960-2300 / 1-(877)MSOPERA
                        www.msopera.org / info@msopera.org

  NOV  10, 2007  (Sat)  JOANNA KENYON at BELHAVEN COLLEGE'S ARTS CTR AUD, 
  PIANO                 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. 

  NOV  11, 2007  (Sun)  CAROL DURHAM at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 4:00 P.M.
  ORGAN                 Free. (601)354-1535. Organ in the City series.

  NOV  11, 2007  (Sun)  TOM TRENNEY at the INDEPENDENT PRESBYTERIAN C
  ORGAN                 in BIRMINGHAM, AL. 4:00 P.M.
                        Free. (205)933-1830.

  NOV  13, 2007  (Tue)  The BELHAVEN COLLEGE COMPOSER'S FORUM on campus
  CHAMBER               at the ARTS CTR RECITAL ROOM, 7:30 P.M.
                        Free. (601)974-6494.

  NOV  13, 2007  (Tue)  The JACKSON CHORAL SOCIETY at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C,
  CHORAL                7:30 P.M. Details: (601)898-1006. 
                        Music in the Anglican tradition, spanning 500 years.

  NOV 13-14, 2007       W. Kessler presents GYPSY at MARA HALL,
  BROADWAY              7:30 P.M. (Tue-Wed). 
                        Tickets:(601)981-1847 / www.kesslerbroadway.com

  NOV  15, 2007  (Thu)  THERESA SANCHEZ at ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL C, MERIDIAN 
  PIANO                 12 NOON. Free. (601)679-8288.

  NOV  16, 2007  (Fri)  The MSO POPS SERIES at MARA HALL.
  ORCH/POPS             7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1565.
                        Music of the movies.
  
  NOV  17, 2007  (Sat)  RACHEL BRANNAN at BELHAVEN COLLEGE'S ARTS CTR AUD,
  FLUTE                 1:00 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. 

  NOV  17, 2007  (Sat)  JIMMY TURNER at MILLSAPS, 7:00 P.M. Free
  GUITAR/CHAMBER        (601)974-1422. Music of MARK FRANCIS, with
                        RAMON FIGUEROA, JANETTE SUDDERTH, HRISTO HRISTOV,
                        AUSRA JASINEVICIUTE, WAYNE LINEHAN, ROBERT
                        CHEESMAN, MIMI LINEHAN, ROBERT BLAINE, SANDRA
                        POLANSKI, HEATHER DENHAM, & JACOB GIBSON.

  NOV  17, 2007  (Sat)  The BELHAVEN COLLEGE STRING ORCHESTRA on campus
  CHAMBER               at the ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494.
                        Music of Dvorak, Beethoven, and others.

  NOV  18, 2007  (Sun)  The NORTHMINSTER BAPTIST C CHOIR sings Honegger's
  CHORAL                "King David" at the church, 4:00 P.M..
                        Free. (601)982-4703.

  NOV  18, 2007  (Sun)  The METROPOLITAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA with DAVID KUEHN
  CHAMBER/TRUMPET       at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 2:30 P.M. 
                        Free.(601)366-3457. Music of Bach, Haydn, Brahms,
                        and Mark Francis.
                   
  NOV  18, 2007  (Sun)  KEN COWAN at the INDEPENDENT PRESBYTERIAN C
  ORGAN                 in BIRMINGHAM, AL. 4:00 P.M.
                        Free. (205)933-1830.

  NOV  18, 2007  (Sun)  The BELHAVEN COLLEGE CHORALE & CONCERT CHOIR at
  CHORAL                PEAR ORCHARD PRESBYTERIAN C, 6:00 P.M. in
                        RIDGELAND. Free. (601)974-6494.

  NOV  18, 2007  (Sun)  The JIM HILL HS CHOIR at TRINITY LUTHERAN C, 6:00 P.M. 
  BLUES/GUITAR          Free. (601)371-2332. Bach to Blues series.
  
  NOV  19, 2007  (Mon)  The MC BAND at SWOR AUD on campus. 7:30 P.M.
  BAND                  Free. (601)925-3439. Europa.

  NOV  20, 2007  (Tue)  THE BEST OF BELHAVEN at the college's ARTS CTR AUD,
  CHAMBER               7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. 

  NOV  25, 2007  (Sun)  BRADLEY WELCH at the INDEPENDENT PRESBYTERIAN C
  ORGAN                 in BIRMINGHAM, AL. 4:00 P.M.
                        Free. (205)933-1830.

  NOV  25, 2007  (Sun)  The MEISTERSINGERS at MAIN STREET BAPTIST C in
  CHORAL/ORGAN          in HATTIESBURG, 4:30 P.M. in a Messiah Singalong. 
                        Free. (601)582-5555 / www.HCCCA.org

  NOV  27, 2007  (Tue)  THE BELHAVEN COLLEGE & JACKSON COMMUNITY SYMPHONY
  ORCH                  ORCHESTRA on campus at the ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
                        Free. (601)974-6494. Music from the movies.

  NOV  27, 2007  (Tue)  The MC CHORALE on campus at PROVINE CHAPEL,
  CHORAL                7:30 P.M. Free. 925-3440.

  NOV  28-29, 2007      DOXA at BELHAVEN'S BITSY IRBY DANCE CTR, 7:30 P.M.
  DANCE                 (Wed-Thu). Free. (601)974-6494. 

  NOV  29, 2007  (Thu)  HIRED MAN'S HORSE at ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL C, MERIDIAN 
  STRING BAND           12 NOON. Free. (601)679-8288.

  NOV  29, 2007  (Thu)  The PARISH CHOIR at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL,
  CHORAL/CHAMBER        6:00 P.M. Free, (601)354-1537. Ariel Ramirez'
                        Missa Criolla (Patronal Festival Eucharist)

  NOV  29, 2007  (Thu)  JAZZ, ARTS & FRIENDS at the MS MUSEUM OF ART,
  JAZZ                  7:00-9:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1515.

  NOV  29, 2007  (Thu)  The WAVERLY CONSORT at TOUGALOO COLLEGE'S
  CHAMBER/MA'AM         WOODWORTH CHAPEL, 7:30 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)977-7782/852-4848. /
                        ancientmusic@bellsouth.net

  NOV 29-DEC 1, 2007    FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS at MC's PROVINE CHAPEL, 
  CHORAL/ORGAN          with the MC SINGERS & CHAMBER CHOIR, 7:30 P.M.,
                        (Thu-Sat). Tickets: (601)925-3440.

  NOV 29-30&DEC 2,2007  The MS COLLEGE NATURALS at MC's NELSON HALL,
  CHORAL                7:00 P.M. (Thu-Fri); 2:30 P.M. (Sun).
                        Tickets: (601)925-3440. 

  NOV  30, 2007  (Fri)  The MILLSAPS SINGERS on campus at 6:00 & 8:15 P.M.
  CHORAL                Free. (601)974-1422.
                        "The Welcome Table" - Traditional Christmas
                        music blended with Jewish, Islamic, African,
                        and South Indian music. [Formerly at 7:30 P.M.]

  NOV 30-DEC 1, 2007    The SINGING CHRISTMAS TREE at BELHAVEN COLLEGE'S
  CHORAL                SOCCER BOWL, 7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat).
                        Free. (601)974-6494. 

  NOV 30-DEC 2, 2007    The MS METROPOLITAN BALLET at the MADISON
  BALLET                SQUARE ARTS CTR in MADISON, 3:00 P.M. (Fri-Sun)
                        Tickets: (601)853-4508 / www.msmetroballet.com
                        The Nutcracker

  NOV 30-DEC 2, 2007    BALLET MISSISSIPPI with MIKHAIL ILYIN & 
  BALLET                MAVEL MODRONO at MARA HALL (Fri & Sat, 7:30 P.M.;
                        Sat & Sun, 2:00 P.M.)
                        Tickets: (601)960-1560 / www.balletms.com
                        The Nutcracker

  DEC   2, 2007  (Sun)  The MS YOUTH SYMPHONY ORCH at JSU'S HALL MUSIC
  ORCH                  CTR, 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)956-0379.

  DEC   2, 2007  (Sun)  The ST. OLAF CHOIR'S CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL
  CHORAL                on-screen at TINSELTOWN in PEARL, 3:00 P.M. 
                        Tickets at door.

  DEC   2, 2007  (Sun)  The TOUGALOO COLLEGE CHOIR at WOODWORTH CHAPEL
  CHORAL/ORGAN          on campus, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)977-7885.
                        Music includes J.S. Bach's cantata "Wachet Auf".

  DEC   2, 2007  (Sun)  JOHN PAUL at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 4:00 P.M.
  ORGAN                 Free. (601)354-1535. Organ in the City series.
                        Music of Dupre (Noel Variations) and Sowerby
                        (Passacaglia from Symphony in G)

  DEC   2, 2007  (Sun)  VIVALDI'S GLORIA at the CHAPEL OF THE CROSS in
  CHORAL/ORGAN          MADISON. 6:30 P.M. Free. (601)856-2593.

  DEC   3, 2007  (Mon)  The MADISON CENTRAL SINGERS with MSO MEMBERS
  CHORAL/ORCH           at MADISON CENTRAL HIGH SCH, 6:30 P.M.
                        Free. Tickets: (601)853-2047 Ext 5031.
                        Vivaldi's "Gloria".

  DEC   4, 2007  (Tue)  LESSONS & CAROLS at MILLSAPS, 12:00 NOON
  CHORAL/ORGAN          Free. (601)974-1422.

  DEC   4, 2007  (Tue)  The VICKSBURG CHAMBER CHOIR at the 1ST PRESBYTERIAN 
  CHORAL/ORGAN          C in VICKSBURG, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)638-5065. "A Child Is Born" (attr. Bach)
  
  DEC   4, 2007  (Tue)  The JSU SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA at the HALL CTR
  ORCH                  AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141. 

  DEC   5, 2007  (Wed)  The LA SCALA production of AIDA on-screen at the
  OPERA                 MALCO GRANDVIEW CINEMA in MADISON, 2:00 P.M. & 
                        7:30 P.M. Tickets at door. Details: www.malco.com

  DEC 6-7, 2007         PETER ZAPLETAL & the PUPPET ARTS THEATRE present
  BALLET/PUPPETS        PETER AND THE WOLF, and The NUTCRACKER SWEETS
                        at MILLSAPS'S CHRISTIAN CTR AUD,
                        9:00 & 10:30 A.M. (Thu-Fri)
                        Tickets: (601)977-9840. See also DEC 12 & 14.

  DEC   6, 2007  (Thu)  OPERA SOUTH at JSU'S HALL CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
  OPERA                 Free. (601)979-2141. 
                        An evening of opera delights.

  DEC 7-9, 2007         CAROLS BY CANDLELIGHT at the 1ST BAPTIST C,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          7:00 P.M. (Fri); 3:30 & 7:00 P.M. (Sat & Sun).
  ORCH                  Free but call (601)949-1926 for ticket information.

  DEC   7, 2007  (Fri)  The TOUGALOO COLLEGE OPERA WORKSHOP DRESS REHEARSAL
  OPERA                 REVUE on campus at HOLMES AUD, 7:00 P.M.
                        Free. (601)977-7896

  DEC   7, 2007  (Fri)  The MS BOYCHOIR with KIMBERLY MORGAN at COVENANT
  CHORAL/SOPRANO        PRESBYTERIAN C, 7:30 P.M.
                        Free. (662)328-7300 / mississippiboychoir@comcast.net
                        MS. MORGAN is the current Miss Mississippi.

  DEC   7, 2007  (Fri)  AMAHL AND THE NIGHT VISITORS at 1ST-TRINITY 
  OPERA                 PRESBYTERIAN C in LAUREL, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)428-8491.

  DEC   8, 2007  (Sat)  The MSO FAMILY SERIES, at the MADISON SQ ARTS CTR
  ORCH                  in MADISON, 10:30 A.M. Tickets: (601)960-1565.
                        Holiday music.

  DEC   8, 2007  (Sat)  The MS BOYCHOIR with KIMBERLY MORGAN at WESTMINSTER
  CHORAL/SOPRANO        PRESBYTERIAN C in HATTIESBURG, 4:00 P.M.
                        Free. (662)328-7300 / mississippiboychoir@comcast.net
                        MS. MORGAN is the current Miss Mississippi.

  DEC   8, 2007  (Sat)  The MEISTERSINGERS with PAUL LEE, JAMES MARTIN 
  CHORAL/ORGAN          (Baritone)& STEPHEN REDFIELD (Violin) at the
                        SAENGER THEATRE in HATTIESBURG, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Tickets: (601)582-5555 / www.HCCCA.org

  DEC   9, 2007  (Sun)  The COTTON BLOSSOM SINGERS (from Piney Woods School)
  CHORAL                at ST. LUKE'S U METHODIST C, 4:00 P.M.
                        Free (Love offering). (601)362-6381.

  DEC   9, 2007  (Sun)  JACKSON CHURCH CHOIRS (8) at CENTRAL U METHODIST C,
  CHORAL                6:00 P.M. Free. (601)366-8071/355-7858.
                        Christmas Music.

  DEC   9, 2007  (Sun)  The JSU CHOIRS & ORCHESTRA at the HALL CTR AUD,
  CHORAL/ORCH           7:00 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141. 
                        Music includes the Vivaldi "Gloria".

  DEC 12&14, 2007       PETER ZAPLETAL & the PUPPET ARTS THEATRE present
  BALLET/PUPPETS        PETER AND THE WOLF and The NUTCRACKER SWEETS
                        at MILLSAPS'S CHRISTIAN CTR AUD
                        9:00 & 10:30 A.M. (Wed & Fri). 
                        Tickets: (601)977-9840. See also DEC 6 & 7.

  DEC  13, 2007  (Thu)  JAZZ, ARTS & FRIENDS at the MS MUSEUM OF ART,
  JAZZ                  7:00-9:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1515.

  DEC  14-16, 2007      BALLET MAGNIFICAT at MARA HALL, 7:00 P.M. (Fri-Sat);
  BALLET                2:00 P.M. (Sun). Tickets: (601)977-1001 / 
                        www.balletmagnificat.com  A Christmas Dream.

  DEC  14, 2007  (Fri)  The ST. JOSEPH'S ORCHESTRA at the SCHF AUD 
  ORCH                  in VICKSBURG, 7:00 P.M. 
                        Details: (601)631-2997.
  
  DEC  15, 2007  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Gounod's
  OPERA                 ROMEO & JULIET on-screen at TINSELTOWN in 
                        PEARL, 12:00 P.M. Tickets at door.

  DEC  15, 2007  (Sat)  The MADISON CENTRAL SINGERS present a Madrigal
  CHORAL                Dinner at MADISON CENTRAL HIGH SCH, 5:30 &
                        8:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)853-2047 Ext 5031.

  DEC  15, 2007  (Sat)  The MS COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC BAND at BELHAVEN'S ARTS
  BAND                  CTR AUD, 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)605-2786 / www.mcsb.us

  DEC  15, 2007  (Sat)  The MESSIAH (Part I), with MSO members, ANNA
  CHORAL/ORCH           McDONALD, SARAH MABARY, CHRISTOPHER MEERDINCK &
  ORGAN                 JAMES MARTIN, at GALLOWAY U METHODIST C, 7:00 P.M.
                        Free. (601)353-9691.

  DEC  16, 2007  (Sun)  The MS GIRLCHOIR and the CAPITAL BRASS at
  CHORAL/BRASS          GALLOWAY U METHODIST C, 2:30 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)981-9863

  DEC  16, 2007  (Sun)  MUSIC OF CHRISTMAS at the 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          5:00 P.M. Free. (601)973-9139.
  ORGAN           

  DEC  16, 2007  (Sun)  LESSONS & CAROLS at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          5:30 P.M. Free. (601)354-1537.

  DEC  16, 2007  (Sun)  LESSONS & CAROLS at ST. PHILIPS' EPISCOPAL C, 
  CHORAL/ORGAN          5:30 P.M. Free. (601)956-5788. 

  DEC  16, 2007  (Sun)  SCOTT ALBERT JOHNSON at TRINITY LUTHERAN C, 6:00 P.M. 
  HARMONICA             Free. (601)371-2332. Bach to Blues series.
  
  DEC  18, 2007  (Tue)  The MS CHORUS at WESLEY SEMINARY, 7:30 P.M.
  CHORAL                Tickets: (601)278-3351 / mschorus.org
                        Magnificat! (Bach & Rutter)

  DEC 18-19, 2007       W. Kessler presents THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY
  BROADWAY              SPELLING BEE at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. (Tue-Wed). 
                        Tickets:(601)981-1847 / www.kesslerbroadway.com

  DEC  20, 2007  (Thu)  CAPITAL BRASS at ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL C, MERIDIAN 
  BRASS                 12 NOON. Free. (601)679-8288.

  DEC  20, 2007  (Thu)  JAVA 'N JAZZ at the WELTY LIBRARY, 5:30-7:00 P.M.
  JAZZ                  Free. (601)968-5807.

  DEC  23, 2007  (Sun)  LESSONS & CAROLS at the CHAPEL OF THE CROSS in
  CHORAL/ORGAN          MADISON, 8:45 & 11:00 A.M. Free. (601)856-2593

  DEC  24, 2007  (Mon)  MIDNIGHT MASS - EPISCOPAL, 10:30 P.M. (some also
  CHORAL/ORGAN          at 5:30 P.M.) CATHOLIC, 11:30 P.M.

************************HAPPY NEW YEAR!****************************************

  JAN   1, 2008  (Tue)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Humperdinck's
  OPERA                 HANSEL & GRETEL on-screen at TINSELTOWN in 
                        PEARL, 12:00 P.M. Tickets at door.

  JAN   5, 2008  (Sat)  Saint-Saens' CHRISTMAS ORATORIO at HOLY  
  CHORAL/ORGAN          TRINITY EPISCOPAL C in VICKSBURG, 7:00 P.M.
  CHAMBER ORCH          Free. (601)942-5469/842-5683. Combined
                        church choirs (see JAN 6). Soloists:
                        Clarissa Davis, Mickey Robertson, Nell Adams,
                        Lester Senter Wilson & Marc Foster.

  JAN   6, 2008  (Sun)  FEAST OF LIGHTS at ST. PHILIPS' EPISCOPAL C, 
  CHORAL/ORGAN          5:30 P.M. Free. (601)956-5788. 

  JAN   6, 2008  (Sun)  Saint-Saens' CHRISTMAS ORATORIO at the EPISCOPAL
  CHORAL/ORGAN          C OF THE CREATOR in CLINTON, 7:00 P.M.
  CHAMBER ORCH          Free. (601)942-5469/842-5683. Combined
                        church choirs (see JAN 5). Soloists:
                        Clarissa Davis, Mickey Robertson, Nell Adams,
                        Lester Senter Wilson & Marc Foster.

  JAN   7, 2008  (Mon)  The DAVIDSON COLLEGE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA & JAZZ
  ORCH/JAZZ             ENSEMBLE at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL SCHOOL NORTH
                        in RIDGELAND, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)853-6000.

  JAN  10, 2008  (Thu)  PHYLLIS LEWIS-HALE & KAREN LAUBENGAYER at ST. PAUL'S
  SOPRANO/PIANO         EPISCOPAL C, MERIDIAN, 12 NOON. Free. (601)679-8288.

  JAN  12, 2008  (Sat)  The MS-WEST TN DISTRICT METROPOLITAN OPERA
  OPERA                 AUDITIONS at the BOLOGNA ARTS CTR at DELTA STATE U
                        in CLEVELAND. 10:00 A.M.
                        Free. Details: unidoctor@aol.com

  JAN  12, 2008  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Verdi's
  OPERA                 MACBETH on-screen at TINSELTOWN in PEARL,
                        12:30 P.M. Tickets at door.

  JAN  12, 2008  (Sat)  The MSO at MARA HALL. 7:30 P.M.
  ORCH                  Tickets: (601)960-1565.
                        Music of Sibelius, Prokofiev, and Tchaikovsky.
  
  JAN  13, 2008  (Sun)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Verdi's
  OPERA                 MACBETH on-screen at TINSELTOWN in PEARL,
                        2:00 P.M. Tickets at door. [Repeat of JAN 12]

  JAN  13, 2008  (Sun)  JOHN PAUL at ST. PATRICK CATHOLIC C in
  HARPSICHORD           MERIDIAN, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)693-1321.
  
  JAN  13, 2008  (Sun)  The MILLSAPS CHAMBER SINGERS at GALLOWAY
  CHORAL                U METHODIST C, 6:00 P.M. Free. (601)974-1422.

  JAN  15, 2008  (Tue)  SUSAN LANE STOKES at BELHAVEN'S ARTS CTR AUD, 
  SOPRANO               7:30 P.M. Tickets at the door. (601)974-6494. 
                        With Stephen Sachs (piano), Ana Catalina Ramirez
                        (clarinet) and Sybil Cheesman (flute). Music
                        of Schubert (Shepherd on the Rock), Janacek,
                        Burleigh, Barber, and Rodrigo. [NEW DETAILS]
                        MASTER CLASS JAN 16, 9:30 A.M. (ARTS CTR AUD)

  JAN  17, 2008  (Thu)  JAVA 'N JAZZ at the WELTY LIBRARY, 5:30-7:00 P.M.
  JAZZ                  Free. (601)968-5807.

  JAN  19, 2008  (Sat)  PEDALS, PIPES, & PIZZA at MS COLLEGE'S
  ORGAN                 PROVINE CHAPEL, TIME, DETAILS TBA,

  JAN  20, 2008  (Sun)  RAY SMITHEE at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C, GREENWOOD, 
  ORGAN                 3:00 P.M. Free. (662)453-4680. 
                        Celebrating additions to the organ - 8' Trompette-En-
                        Chamade, and 32' Contra Posaune bottom octave.
                        Casavant Opus 3198, 1990.

  JAN  20, 2008  (Sun)  ROBERT KNUPP at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 4:00 P.M.
  ORGAN                 Free. (601)354-1535. Organ in the City series.

  JAN  20, 2008  (Sun)  BOB GATES at TRINITY LUTHERAN C, 6:00 P.M. 
  GUITAR                Free. (601)371-2332. Bach to Blues series.
  
  JAN  21, 2008  (Mon)  The JSU CHORALE at the WORD OF FAITH CHURCH,
  CHORAL                6:00 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141. 
                        Martin Luther King Day.

  JAN  24, 2008  (Thu)  DAVID BENSON at ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL C, MERIDIAN 
  ORGAN/VOICE           12 NOON. Free. (601)679-8288.

  JAN  24, 2008  (Thu)  CRAIG YOUNG with ANGELA WILLOUGHBY, RANDY MAPES,
  SAXOPHONE             PAUL HEINDL, JAMES SCLATER, SYBIL CHEESMAN,
                        MIMI LINEHAN, & JON WENBERG at MC's WILLIAMS AUD.
                        7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3439.

  JAN  25, 2008  (Fri)  ALEXEI GRYNYUK at MC'S WILLIAMS AUD (in AVEN),
  PIANO                 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440. Music of Scarlatti,
                        Rachmaninoff, Scriabin, Chopin, and Liszt.
                        Music Forum of Jackson. 

  JAN  25, 2008  (Fri)  FAYTHE FREESE, the UNIVERSITY SINGERS, NOEL 
  ORGAN/CHORAL/         ENGEBRETSON, OSIRIS MOLINA, PETER ROVIT, CARLTON
  CHAMBER               McCREERY, & CHARLES SNEAD at the MOODY CONCERT HALL
                        of the U of ALABAMA in TUSCALOOSA, 7:30 P.M.
                        Music of Messiaen.

                        NOTE: This and the following concert are part
                        of the U of Alabama Church Music Series.
                        Details:(205)348-3329/faythefreese@earthlink.net

  JAN  26, 2008  (Sat)  DANIEL ROTH at the MOODY CONCERT HALL of the U of
  ORGAN                 ALABAMA in TUSCALOOSA, 4:30 P.M.

                        NOTE: This and the preceding concert are part
                        of the U of Alabama Church Music Series.
                        Details:(205)348-3329/faythefreese@earthlink.net

  JAN  27, 2008  (Sun)  DIXIELAND JAZZ, SWING, & DANCE MUSIC at the 
  JAZZ                  COLONIAL COUNTRY CLUB, 3:00-6:00 P.M.
                        Tickets: jdelberto@aol.com. 
                        Sponsor: New Bourbon Street Jazz Society.

  JAN  29, 2008  (Tue)  NIELSON HUBBARD, GARRISON STARR, and MOLLY
  SOUTHERN              THOMSON at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M.
  SONGWRITERS           Tickets: (601)974-1043.

  JAN  31, 2008  (Thu)  CONCERTO COPENHAGEN at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C,
  CHAMBER/MA'AM         7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)977-7782/852-4848. /
                        ancientmusic@bellsouth.net
                        17 piece baroque orchestra.
                        Open rehearsal (free admission) 5:00-6:00 P.M.

  FEB   1, 2008  (Fri)  The MILLSAPS SINGERS & the TAIKO DRUMMERS on
  CHORAL/DRUMS          campus at 7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)974-1422.
  (JAPANESE)
                 
  FEB   2, 2008  (Sat)  UNCLE MAC and the JACKSON JUG REVIVAL at
  JUG BAND              BELHAVEN COLLEGE'S BITSY IRBY DANCE CTR GALLERY,
                        2:00-4:00 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. This is
                        the opening reception for a student art display
                        running through Feb 29.
 
  FEB   2, 2008  (Sat)  The MSCO with RACHEL HEARD at BELHAVEN'S ARTS
  CHAMBER/PIANO         CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1565.
                        Music of Mozart, including the Eb Piano
                        Concerto, K. 271.

  FEB   3, 2008  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          5:00 P.M. Free. (601)982-4880.
                        Service music: C.V. Stanford in Bb
                        Lautenwercke - JOHN PAUL plays J.S. Bach's
                        English Suite #1 in A.

  FEB   5, 2008  (Tue)  JOHN PAUL at MC's PROVINE CHAPEL in CLINTON, 
  ORGAN                 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440. Music of J.S. Bach.
  
  FEB   6, 2008  (Wed)  ASH WEDNESDAY MUSIC at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          12:05 P.M. - Requiem extracts by Heinrich Schütz,
                                     Miserere (PS51) by Gregorio Allegri;
                         5:30 P.M. - Agnus Dei by Malcolm Williamson.
                        Free. (601)354-1535.

  FEB 6-7, 2008         W. Kessler presents ANNIE at MARA HALL, 
  BROADWAY              7:30 P.M. (Wed-Thu).
                        Tickets:(601)981-1847 / www.kesslerbroadway.com

  FEB   8, 2008  (Fri)  ANTON NEL at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M.
  PIANO                 Tickets: (601)974-1422. Bell Concert Series.
                        Preconcert lecture, 6:45 P.M. AC Room 215.
                        FEB 9 (Sat), 10:00 A.M., Masterclass.

  FEB   8, 2008  (Fri)  MUSIC OF CLARENCE DICKINSON at 1ST-TRINITY
  ORGAN/CHORAL          PRESBYTERIAN C in LAUREL, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)428-8491.

  FEB   9, 2008  (Sat)  The MSO with STEVE LIPPIA at MARA HALL.
  ORCH/VOCAL            7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1565.
  POPS                  Music of Frank Sinatra.

  FEB  10, 2008  (Sun)  ROB ROBERTSON at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 
  ORGAN                 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535 
                        Organ in the City series.

  FEB  12, 2008  (Tue)  MC HONORS RECITAL, SWOR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
  CHAMBER               Details: (601)925-3440.

  FEB  12, 2008  (Tue)  The BELHAVEN PIANO TRIO  at the college's ARTS CTR 
  CHAMBER               AUD, 7:30 P.M. Tickets. (601)974-6494. Music of
                        Beethoven. Song Xie, violin; Bennett Randman, cello;
                        Stephen Sachs, piano.

  FEB 14-16, 2008       The JSU 68th ANNUAL SONG FESTIVAL at the HALL
  CHORAL                CTR AUD on campus, 8:00 A.M. (Thu-Sat) 
                        Free. (601)979-2141. 

  FEB  15, 2008  (Fri)  The MS CHORUS at 1ST BAPTIST C, 7:30 P.M.
  CHORAL                Tickets: (601)278-3351 / mschorus.org
                        Testament of Freedom.

  FEB  16, 2008  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Puccini's
  OPERA                 MANON LESCAUT on-screen at TINSELTOWN in
                        PEARL, 12:00 P.M. Tickets at door.

  FEB  16, 2008  (Sat)  MS OPERA presents "Love in the Afternoon" at
  VOCAL                 BELHAVEN'S ARTS CTR AUD, 4:30 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)960-2300 / 1-(877)MSOPERA
                        www.msopera.org / info@msopera.org

  FEB  17, 2008  (Sun)  PHYLLIS HALE at ST. PATRICK CATHOLIC C in
  SOPRANO               MERIDIAN, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)693-1321.
  
  FEB  17, 2008  (Sun)  DANIEL STIPE at CHRIST CHURCH CATHEDRAL in
  ORGAN                 NEW ORLEANS, LA, 4:00 P.M. Free. http://cccnola.org

  FEB  18, 2008  (Mon)  MATTHEW BLACK at MILLSAPS, 5:30 P.M.
  TENOR                 Free. (601)974-1422.

  FEB  21, 2008  (Thu)  AUGUSTIN HADELICH MASTER CLASS at the BELHAVEN 
  VIOLIN                ARTS CTR RECITAL ROOM, 3:30-5:30 P.M.
                        Free. (601)960-1565. See also FEB 23.

  FEB  21, 2008  (Thu)  JAVA 'N JAZZ at the WELTY LIBRARY, 6:00 P.M.
  JAZZ                  Free. (601)968-5807.

  FEB  21, 2008  (Thu)  GLADYS P. NORRIS PIANO FESTIVAL CONCERT, with
  JAZZ                  the JSU VOCAL JAZZ ENSEMBLE & FACULTY JAZZ QUINTET
                        at the HALL MUSIC CTR, 7:30 P.M.
                        Details: (601)979-2141.
                        Master class, FEB  22 (Fri), 10:00 A.M.

  FEB  21, 2008  (Thu)  JOHN PAUL ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C, 7:30 P.M. 
  HARPSICHORD           Tickets: (601)977-7782/852-4848.
  MA'AM                 Music of Bach (English Suite in g Minor) and
                        of François Couperin (Ordre #13)

  FEB  22, 2008  (Fri)  AGO MEMBERS at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M.
  ORGAN                 Free. (601)362-3235.

  FEB  23, 2008  (Sat)  The MSO with AUGUSTIN HADELICH at MARA HALL,
  ORCH/VIOLIN           7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1565.
                        Music of Beethoven (Violin Concerto in D,
                        Op. 61) and Brahms. Preconcert lecture at
                        6:45 P.M., by Timothy Coker.
  
  FEB  24, 2008  (Sun)  DIXIELAND JAZZ, SWING, & DANCE MUSIC at the 
  JAZZ                  COLONIAL COUNTRY CLUB, 3:00-6:00 P.M.
                        Tickets: jdelberto@aol.com. 
                        Sponsor: New Bourbon Street Jazz Society.

  FEB  25, 2008  (Mon)  LARRY DENMAN & MEAGAN MALONE at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M.
  BARITONE/PIANO        Free. (601)974-1422.

  FEB  28, 2008  (Thu)  JAVA 'N JAZZ at the WELTY LIBRARY, 6:00-7:00 P.M.
  JAZZ                  Free. (601)968-5807.

  FEB  28, 2008  (Thu)  JAZZ, ARTS & FRIENDS with BARRY LEACH at the MS
  JAZZ                  MUSEUM OF ART, 7:00-9:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1515.

  FEB  28, 2008  (Thu)  MC SYMPHONIC WINDS at SWOR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
  BAND                  Details: (601)925-3440. Kaleidoscope IV.

  FEB  29, 2008  (Fri)  JANICE FEHLAUER, WIDEMAN PIANO COMPETITION WINNER,
  PIANO                 at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)974-1422. 
                        Bell Concert Series. Preconcert lecture, 6:45 P.M. 
                        AC Room 215. Music of Mozart, Scriabin, Ravel,
                        Louie, and Kapustin. [DETAILS ANNOUNCED]

  MAR 1-2, 2008         The MS METROPOLITAN BALLET at MARA HALL,
  BALLET                7:00 P.M. (Sat) & 2:00 P.M. (Sun).
                        Tickets: (601)853-4508 / www.msmetroballet.com
                        Cinderella.

  MAR   2, 2008  (Sun)  The METROPOLITAN CHAMBER ORCH with JOHN PAUL
  PIANO/ORCH            at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 3:00 P.M.
                        Free. (601)366-3457. Haydn's Piano Concerto in D,
                        plus music of Ralph Vaughan Williams, Paul Lewis,
                        and William Walton. 

  MAR   2, 2008  (Sun)  MICHAEL BEATTIE at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C,
  ORGAN                 5:00 P.M. Free. (601)982-4880. Music of Bach.

  MAR   4, 2008  (Tue)  CARLOS CASTILLA at HINDS CC'S REEVES HALL in 
  GUITAR                RAYMOND, 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)857-3271.

  MAR   4, 2008  (Tue)  GONE(X-Peri)MENTAL at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M.
  NEW MUSIC             Program begins in FORD AUD in the ACADEMIC
                        COMPLEX, then moves outside to the BOWL for
                        a performance of Rzewski's "Les Moutons de 
                        Panurge". Free. (601)974-1422/974-1423.
                        Millsaps faculty and student artists.

  MAR   6, 2008  (Thu)  CARLA BRIGGS, violin; SHAWN MORGAN, soprano; and
  CHAMBER               SANDRA POLANSKI, piano at APAC, 6:30 P.M.
                        Free. (601)960-5387.

  MAR 6-7, 2008         SENIOR DANCE CONCERT at BELHAVEN COLLEGE'S BITSY
  DANCE                 IRBY DANCE CTR STUDIO THEATRE, 7:30 P.M. (Thu-Fri).
                        Free. (601)974-6494. 

  MAR   7, 2008  (Fri)  The BELHAVEN COLLEGE CONCERT CHOIR, directed by
  CHORAL/ORGAN          CHRISTOPHER SHELT, with JEFF McLELLAND, present 
                        the AGO 22nd Annual Choral-Organ Festival at
                        NORTHMINSTER BAPTIST C, 7:30 P.M. Free. 
                        (601)362-3235. Music includes Haydn's Lord Nelson
                        Mass, using Haydn's original score for strings,
                        trumpets, tympani and organ.

  MAR   8, 2008  (Sat)  The BELHAVEN COLLEGE CONCERT CHOIR, directed by
  CHORAL                CHRISTOPHER SHELT, at the ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
                        Free. (601)362-3235. Music: Haydn's
                        Lord Nelson Mass.

  MAR   8, 2008  (Sat)  The MSCO with the MSO WOODWIND and BRASS
  CHAMBER               QUINTETS at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAl CL, 
                        7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1565.
                        Music of Sclater, Debussy, & Dvorak.

  MAR   9, 2008  (Sun)  JANE GAMBLE at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 
  ORGAN                 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535 
                        Organ in the City series.

  MAR  11, 2008  (Tue)  MARTA SZLUBOWSKA-KIRK, and DANUTA & JANUSZ
  VIOLIN/PIANO 2X       SZLUBOWSKI at HINDS CC's REEVES HALL in
                        RAYMOND. 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)857-3271.

  MAR 11-12, 2008       AARON FLAGG at JSU'S HALL CTR AUD, 7:00 P.M. 
  TRUMPET               (Tue-Wed) Details: (601)979-2141.
                        Tuesday: Flagg with trumpet ensemble.
                        Wednesday: Flagg in solo recital.

  MAR  13, 2008  (Thu)  MARK ANDREW SAUERWEIN at BELHAVEN'S ARTS CTR AUD, 
  CHAMBER               7:30 P.M. Tickets. (601)974-6494. Music of the
                        composer: A Resurrection Series: Nine Movements
                        after Drawings by Randall Speck.

  MAR  13, 2008  (Thu)  MARTA SZLUBOWSKA-KIRK, and the SZLUBOWSKI DUO
  VIOLIN/PIANO 2X       at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-1422.
                        Music of Grieg, Debussy, & Wieniawski.

  MAR  15, 2008  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Britten's
  OPERA                 PETER GRIMES on-screen at TINSELTOWN in
                        PEARL, 12:30 P.M. Tickets at door.

  MAR  15, 2008  (Sat)  The MS COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC BAND at BELHAVEN'S ARTS
  BAND                  CTR AUD, 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)605-2786 / www.mcsb.us

  MAR  15-16, 2008      BALLET MAGNIFICAT at MARA HALL, TIMES TBA.
  BALLET                Tickets: (601)977-1001 / www.balletmagnificat.com
                        The Scarlet Cord, Rahab's Story of a Heart Revolution.

  MAR  19, 2008  (Wed)  LENTEN MUSIC at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          12:05 P.M. - German Requiem (1635) by Heinrich Schütz,
                        7:30 P.M. - Traditional Tenebrae Liturgy
                        Free. (601)354-1535.

  MAR  20, 2008  (Thu)  MAUNDAY THURSDAY MUSIC at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          6:30 P.M. - Misa Cirolla by Ariel Ramirez
                        Free. (601)354-1535.

  MAR  22, 2008  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Wagner's
  OPERA                 TRISTAN AND ISOLDE on-screen at TINSELTOWN in
                        PEARL, 11:30 A.M. Tickets at door.

  MAR  25, 2008  (Tue)  BYRON JOHNSON at MC's WILLIAMS HALL (AVEN), 7:30 P.M.
  BARITONE              Free. (601)925-3440.

  MAR  27, 2008  (Thu)  The OLE MISS CONCERT CHOIR at ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL C,
  CHORAL                MERIDIAN 12 NOON. Free. (601)679-8288.

  MAR  27, 2008  (Thu)  JIMMY TURNER & TESSIKA McCLENDON at ST. PHILIP'S
  GUITAR/SOPRANO        EPISCOPAL C, 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)956-5788.
 
  MAR  27, 2008  (Thu)  JAZZ, ARTS & FRIENDS with ARTIST TBA at the MS
  JAZZ                  MUSEUM OF ART, 7:00-9:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1515.

  MAR  27, 2008  (Thu)  The JSU BRASS QUINTET at the HALL CTR AUD on campus,
  ORCH                  7:30 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141. 

  MAR  28, 2008  (Fri)  VIOLA DACUS & THERESA SANCHEZ at JONES' CO JR 
  MEZZO/PIANO           COLLEGE'S FOOTE CHAPEL in ELLISVILLE, 12:30 P.M.
                        Free. (601)477-4094. Music: Mozart to Gershwin, &
                        & Samuel Barber.

  MAR  28, 2008  (Fri)  The MILLSAPS SINGERS sing Mozart's "Requiem"
  CHORAL/ORCH           with CHERYL COKER, LESTER SENTER WILSON,             
                        MARC FOSTER, & JAMES MARTIN, 7:30 P.M.
                        Free (donation). (601)974-1422. Also: "The
                        Creation", a rock cantata by Bobrowitz & Porter.

  MAR  29, 2008  (Sat)  The MS BOYCHOIR & the BIRMINGHAM (AL) BOYCHOIR
  CHORAL                with men from the USM CHORAL DEPT at PARKWAY
                        U METHODIST C in HATTIESBURG, 4:00 P.M.
                        Free. (601)606-6380. Boys to men in song.

  MAR  29, 2008  (Sat)  The ALL STATE STRINGS ORCHESTRA at the BELHAVEN
  CHAMBER               COLLEGE ARTS CTR AUD, 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494.
                        Pablo Saelzer, conductor. [NEW TIME]

  MAR  30, 2008  (Sun)  The MS BOYCHOIR at FONDREN PRESBYTERIAN C, 3:00 P.M.
  CHORAL                Free. (601)606-6380 / mississippiboychoir@comcast.net

  MAR  30, 2008  (Sun)  DIXIELAND JAZZ, SWING, & DANCE MUSIC at the 
  JAZZ                  COLONIAL COUNTRY CLUB, 3:00-6:00 P.M.
                        Tickets: jdelberto@aol.com. 
                        Sponsor: New Bourbon Street Jazz Society.

  MAR  30, 2008  (Sun)  The MS YOUTH SYMPHONY ORCH at JSU'S HALL MUSIC
  CHAMBER               CTR, 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)956-0379. Graduating
                        seniors. Music: Prokofieff's "Peter and the
                        Wolf", with Michael Beattie, narrator.
                        [NEW DATE]

  MAR  30, 2008  (Sun)  The MS VALLEY STATE U CHOIR at CADE CHAPEL
  CHORAL                MISSIONARY BAPTIST C, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)366-5463.

  APR   1, 2008  (Tue)  BELHAVEN COLLEGE STUDENT COMPOSERS at the
  CHAMBER               ARTS CTR RECITAL ROOM, 7:30 P.M.
                        Free. (601)974-6494.

  APR   3, 2008  (Thu)  JOHN PAUL & JAMES MARTIN at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C,
  ORGAN/BARITONE        7:00 P.M. Free. (601)956-5788. Music of Bach.
 
  APR   3, 2008  (Thu)  RUSSELL THOMAS, JR, at JSU'S HALL CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
  SAXOPHONE             Free. (601)979-2141. 

  APR   4, 2008  (Fri)  IMPROMPTU PIANO QUARTET at JONES' CO JR COLLEGE'S
  CHAMBER               FOOTE CHAPEL in ELLISVILLE, 12:30 P.M. Free.
                        (601)477-4094. Music: Brahms' Piano Quartet in
                        g minor Op. 25. Stephen Redfield, violin; Hsiaopei
                        Lee, viola; Alexander Russakovsky, 'cello; and
                        Theresa Sanchez, piano.

  APR 4-5, 2008         The NAT ASSOC of TEACHERS of SINGING COMPETITION
  VOCAL                 at BELHAVEN'S ARTS CTR AUD. Southern Regional 
                        Competition, 8:00 P.M. (Fri). State Competition,
                        9:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M. (Sat). Free and open to the 
                        public. (601)832-8583.

  APR 4-5, 2008         The BELHAVEN COLLEGE DANCE ENSEMBLE at the
  DANCE                 BITSY IRBY DANCE CTR, 7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat).
                        Tickets:(601)974-6494. See also APR 10-12.

  APR   5, 2008  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Puccini's
  OPERA                 LA BOHEME on-screen at TINSELTOWN in PEARL
                        12:30 P.M. Tickets at door.

  APR   5, 2008  (Sat)  The MEISTERSINGERS with TIMOTHY NOBLE in Mendelssohn's
  CHORAL/ORGAN          ELIJAH at the SAENGER THEATRE in HATTIESBURG, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Tickets: (601)582-5555 / www.HCCCA.org

  APR   5, 2008  (Sat)  The MSO with KURT NIKKANEN and the choirs of
  ORCH/VIOLIN           JACKSON STATE U and TOUGALOO COLLEGE, at MARA HALL,
  CHORAL                7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1565.
                        Music of Bernstein, Barber (Violin Concerto),
                        Ringwald (God's Trombones) and Copland.

  APR   6, 2008  (Sun)  IMPROMPTU PIANO QUARTET at the LAUREN ROGERS ART
  CHAMBER               MUSEUM in LAUREL, 2:00 P.M. Free. (601)649-6374.
                        Music of Brahms & Schubert. Stephen Redfield, violin;
                        Hsiaopei Lee, viola; Alexander Russakovsky, 'cello; 
                        and Theresa Sanchez, piano.

  APR   6, 2008  (Sun)  CATHERINE BULL, DON FADER, GESA KORDES, KEVIN LAY, 
  CHAMBER               DANIEL PYLE & PETER ROVIT at the RECITAL HALL of the
                        U of ALABAMA in TUSCALOOSA, 2:00 P.M.
                        Details:(205)348-3329/faythefreese@earthlink.net
                        Baroque music (Marais, Telemann, & François Couperin)
                        on period instruments.

  APR   6, 2008  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          5:00 P.M. Free. (601)982-4880.
                        Service music: Herbert Brewer in D;
                        Violin - MARTA SZLUBOWSKA-KIRK

  APR   6, 2008  (Sun)  The MS COLLEGE SINGERS at the SCHF AUD in
  CHORAL                VICKSBURG, 6:30 P.M. Free.

  APR   7, 2008  (Mon)  The JSU BRASS ENSEMBLE at the HALL CTR AUD,
  BRASS                 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141. 

  APR   8, 2008  (Tue)  The BELHAVEN GUITAR ENSEMBLE at the college's
  GUITAR                ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494.

  APR   8, 2008  (Tue)  OWEN ROCKWELL at JSU'S HALL CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
  PERCUSSION            Free. (601)979-2141. 

  APR   8, 2008  (Tue)  WILLIAM KING at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M.
  TENOR                 Free. (601)974-1422.

  APR   9, 2008  (Wed)  LOWELL HOLLINGER at JSU'S HALL CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
  CLARINET              Free. (601)979-2141. 

  APR  10, 2008  (Thu)  The GOLDEN TRIANGLE BRASS QUARTET at ST. PAUL'S
  BRASS                 EPISCOPAL C, MERIDIAN 12 NOON.
                        Free. (601)679-8288.

  APR  10, 2008  (Thu)  LESTER SENTER WILSON & JOHN PAUL at ST. PHILIP'S
  MEZZO-SOPRANO/        EPISCOPAL C, Free. 7:00 P.M. (601)956-5788. 
  PIANO                 Chanson d'Amour - French love songs through the ages.
 
  APR  10, 2008  (Thu)  OPERA SOUTH - OPERA SCENES at JSU'S HALL CTR AUD
  OPERA                 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141. 

  APR 10-13, 2008       The MAGIC FLUTE at MC's WILLIAMS HALL,
  OPERA                 7:00 P.M. (Thu-Sat); 2:00 P.M. (Sun).
                        Details: (601)925-3440. [PERFORMANCE CHANGE]

  APR 10-12, 2008       The BELHAVEN COLLEGE DANCE ENSEMBLE on campus at
  DANCE                 the BITSY IRBY DANCE CTR, 7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat)
                        11:00 A.M. (Thu). Tickets:(601)974-6494.
                        See also APR 4-5.

  APR  11, 2008  (Fri)  USM STEEL DRUM COMBO at JONES' CO JR COLLEGE'S
  STEEL DRUMS           FINE ARTS AUD in ELLISVILLE, 12:30 P.M. Free.
                        (601)477-4094. Music of Trinidad.

  APR  12, 2008  (Sat)  COLIN ANDREWS at the CRAWFORD ST U METHODIST C
  ORGAN                 in VICKSBURG, 7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)636-0390.

  APR  12, 2008  (Sat)  The MSCO with LYNN RALEY, MARTA SZLUBOWSKA, and
  CHAMBER               BENNETT RANDMAN at TOUGALOO COLLEGE'S WOODWORTH
                        CHAPEL, 7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1565.
                        Music of Elgar, Wiren, Haydn (Symphony #25), and
                        Martinu (Concertino for Piano Trio & Strings).

  APR  13, 2008  (Sun)  LEN BOBO at CENTRAL U METHODIST C in 
  ORGAN                 MERIDIAN, 2:30 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)774-9096. Music includes hymn 
                        arrangements from the Sacred Harp, and other works.

  APR  13, 2008  (Sun)  JACQUELINE COALE at MILLSAPS, 3:00 P.M.
  SOPRANO               Free. (601)974-1422.

  APR  13, 2008  (Sun)  The HINDS CC CHOIR at the FINE ARTS AUD on campus in
  CHORAL                UTICA, 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)885-7034.

  APR  13, 2008  (Sun)  JOHN PAUL & ROB ROBERTSON at ST. ANDREW'S 
  ORGAN                 EPISCOPAL CL, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535
                        Organ in the City Series.

  APR  14, 2008  (Mon)  JOHN HOLLOWAY, with LARS ULRIK MORTENSEN & JAAP
  CHAMBER/MA'AM         ter LINDEN at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C, 7:30 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)977-7782/852-4848. /
                        ancientmusic@bellsouth.net
                        Baroque violin, harpsichord, and cello.
                        Music of Leclair, Boismortier, F. Couperin, Corelli,
                        Vivaldi, & Veracini.

  APR  15, 2008  (Tue)  The BELHAVEN SYMPHONIC BAND JAZZ ENSEMBLE at the
  JAZZ                  college's ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494.

  APR  15, 2008  (Tue)  The JSU PERCUSSION ENSEMBLE at the HALL CTR AUD,
  PERCUSSION            7:30 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141. 

  APR  16, 2008  (Wed)  The HINDS CC WIND ENSEMBLE & CONCERT BAND on campus
  BAND                  in HOGG AUD in RAYMOND, 7:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)857-3271. Am. Cancer Soc. benefit.

  APR  17, 2008         MIXED COMPANY at MC's WILLIAMS HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  OPERA                 Details: (601)925-3440.

  APR  17, 2008  (Thu)  IWAO ASAKURA & KUMIKO SHIMIZU at ST. PHILIP'S 
  BARITONE/PIANO        EPISCOPAL C, Free. 7:00 P.M. (601)956-5788. 
                        Asian & American Art Songs.
 
  APR  17, 2008  (Thu)  YOON-MI LIM at GALLOWAY U METHODIST C,
  ORGAN                 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)362-3235.

  APR  17, 2008  (Thu)  The JACKSON CHORAL SOCIETY, ST. ANDREW'S
  CHORAL                EPISCOPAL CL, 7:30 P.M.
                        Tickets:(601)898-1006. Requiem by Faure.

  APR  17, 2008  (Thu)  The JSU CONCERT BAND at the HALL CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
  BAND                  Free. (601)979-2141. 

  APR  17, 2008  (Thu)  JIMMY TURNER & RONDA BENSON FORD at MILLSAPS,
  GUITAR/FLUTE          7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-1422.

  APR 17-20, 2008       The MILLSAPS PLAYERS present Meredith Wilson's
  MUSICAL               "The Music Man" at the CHRISTIAN CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
                        (Thu-Sat) & 2:00 P.M. (Sun).
                        Details: (601)974-1422.

  APR  18, 2008  (Fri)  SOUTHERN ARTS BRASS QUINTET at JONES' CO JR COLLEGE'S
  CHAMBER               FOOTE CHAPEL in ELLISVILLE, 12:30 P.M. Free.
                        (601)477-4094. Music: Bach to 20th Century, & Jazz.
                        Daniel Kelley & Michael Bass, trumpet; Heidi Lucas, 
                        horn; Bruce Tychinski, trombone; & Richard Perry,
                        trombone.

  APR  19, 2008  (Sat)  KALLEN ESPERIAN and the SAM SHOUP INTERNATIONAL TRIO
  SOPRANO/              at HOLY TRINITY EPISCOPAL C in VICKSBURG, 5:00 P.M.
  CHAMBER               Tickets: (601)636-7150.

  APR  19, 2008  (Sat)  MS OPERA presents Mozart's "The Marriage 
  OPERA                 of Figaro" at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)960-2300 / 1-(877)MSOPERA
                        www.msopera.org / info@msopera.org

  APR  19, 2008  (Sat)  The BELHAVEN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA at the college's
  ORCH                  ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494.

  APR  20, 2008  (Sun)  The MC BAND at SWOR AUD, 3:00 P.M.
  BAND                  Details: (601)925-3440.

  APR  20, 2008  (Sun)  BEVERLY CLEMENT at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C, GREENWOOD, 
  ORGAN                 3:00 P.M. Free. (662)453-4680. 
                        Celebrating additions to the organ.

  APR  20, 2008  (Sun)  TESS REMY-SCHUMACHER & LOIS HOBBS YU at NORTHMINSTER
  CELLO/PIANO           BAPTIST C, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)974-1422.

  APR  20, 2008  (Sun)  SCOTTY BATES at ST. JOSEPH CATHOLIC C in
  PIANO                 MERIDIAN, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)693-1321.
  
  APR  22, 2008  (Tue)  W. Kessler presents A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD
  BROADWAY              at MARA HALL, BROADWAY KIDS NIGHT OUT, 6:00 P.M. 
                        Tickets:(601)981-1847 / www.kesslerbroadway.com

  APR  22, 2008  (Tue)  The MC CHOIRS at SWOR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
  CHORAL                Details: (601)925-3440.

  APR  22, 2008  (Tue)  The BELHAVEN COLLEGE CHAMBER ORCHESTRA at the
  CHAMBER               ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494.
                        Music of Bartok, Barber, & Shostakovich.

  APR  22, 2008  (Tue)  The JSU SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA at the HALL CTR AUD,
  ORCH                  7:30 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141. 

  APR  22, 2008  (Tue)  The CHAPEL SINGERS, U REDLANDS (CA) at ST. PHILIP'S
  CHORAL                EPISCOPAL C, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)956-5788.
                        Jeffrey Rickard, director.
 
  APR  22, 2008  (Tue)  BRENNA SPELL at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M.
  SOPRANO               Free. (601)974-1422.

  APR  23, 2008  (Wed)  The JSU WOODWIND ENSEMBLE at the HALL CTR AUD,
  WOODWINDS             7:30 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141. 

  APR  24, 2008  (Thu)  SYBIL CHEESMAN & ANGELA WILLOUGHBY at ST. PAUL'S
  FLUTE/PIANO           EPISCOPAL C, MERIDIAN 12 NOON.
                        Free. (601)679-8288.

  APR  24, 2008  (Thu)  MS VOCAL ARTS ENSEMBLE at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C,
  VOCAL/PIANO           7:00 P.M. Free (601)956-5788. Maryann Kyle, Soprano;
                        Sarah Mabary, Mezzo-Soprano; Marc Foster, Tenor;
                        James Martin, Baritone; Theresa Sanchez & David
                        O'Steen, piano.

  APR  24, 2008  (Thu)  JAZZ, ARTS & FRIENDS with ARTIST TBA at the MS
  JAZZ                  MUSEUM OF ART, 7:00-9:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1515.

  APR  24, 2008  (Thu)  The MC JAZZ BAND at SWOR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
  JAZZ                  Details: (601)925-3440.

  APR  24, 2008  (Thu)  The JSU SYMPHONIC BAND at the HALL CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
  BAND                  Free. (601)979-2141. 

  APR  24, 2008  (Thu)  The HARLEM GOSPEL CHOIR at JSU'S McCOY AUD, 7:30 P.M.
  CHORAL/GOSPEL         Free. (601)979-4224.

  APR  24-25, 2008      DOXA at BELHAVEN'S BITSY IRBY DANCE CTR, 7:30 P.M.
  DANCE                 (Thu-Fri). Tickets. (601)974-6494. 

  APR  25, 2008  (Fri)  The MILLSAPS SINGERS on campus at 7:30 P.M.
  CHORAL                Free (donation). Tickets: (601)974-1422.
                        Carl Orff's "Carmina Burana".

  APR  25, 2008  (Fri)  The JSU JAZZ ENSEMBLE at the campus PLAZA
  JAZZ                  6:00 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141. 
                        Jazz on the Plaza.

  APR  26, 2008  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents DONIZETTI'S
  OPERA                 THE DAUGHTER OF THE REGIMENT on-screen at
                        TINSELTOWN in PEARL, 12:30 P.M. Tickets at door.

  APR  26, 2008  (Sat)  Voice students of CHERYL COKER and JAMES MARTIN at
  OPERA/BROADWAY        MILLSAPS, 3:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-1422. Music 
                        of Mozart, Massenet, Menotti, Bernstein, Lalo,
                        Weill & Sondheim.

  APR  26, 2008  (Sat)  THE BEST OF BELHAVEN at the college's ARTS CTR AUD,
  CHAMBER               7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. 

  APR  26, 2008  (Sat)  WALTON LOTT at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M.
  PIANO                 Free. (601)974-1422.

  APR  27, 2008  (Sun)  The MS YOUTH SYMPHONY ORCH at JSU'S HALL MUSIC
  CHAMBER               CTR, 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)956-0379. 

  APR  27, 2008  (Sun)  DIXIELAND JAZZ, SWING, & DANCE MUSIC at the 
  JAZZ                  COLONIAL COUNTRY CLUB, 3:00-6:00 P.M.
                        Tickets: jdelberto@aol.com. 
                        Sponsor: New Bourbon Street Jazz Society.

  APR  27, 2008  (Sun)  JSU's UNIVERSITY CHORALE & CHOIR at CADE CHAPEL
  CHORAL                BAPTIST C, 4:00 P.M. Details: (601)979-2141.

  APR  28, 2008  (Mon)  The HINDS CC CHOIR on campus in CAIN-COCHRAN HALL
  CHORAL                RAYMOND, 7:00 P.M. 
                         Free. (601)857-3271.

  MAY   1, 2008  (Thu)  CHORAL EVENSONG & BENEDICTION at ST. PHILIP'S 
  CHORAL/ORGAN          EPISCOPAL C, 7:00 P.M. (601)956-5788. 
                        The St. Philip's Parish Choir.

  MAY   2, 2008  (Fri)  ALEX McDONALD, JANICE FEHLAUER, & ZSOLT BOGNAR 
  PIANO                 (2007 Wideman Piano Competition Winners),
                        with MSO members, at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Tickets: (601)960-1565. Music includes three
                        piano concertos, by Liszt, Bartok, and Beethoven.
                        (Gala party afterwards, ticketed separately).

  MAY   2, 2008  (Fri)  FRED SWANN & MINA BELLE PACKER WICHMANN at
  ORGAN                 WILLIAM CAREY U's SMITH AUD in HATTIESBURG, 
                        7:00 P.M. Details: LorenzMaycher@aol.com
                        Lecture-recital on the heritage of Clarence
                        Dickinson.

  MAY   2, 2008  (Fri)  ALEX McDONALD, JANICE FEHLAUER, & ZSOLT BOGNAR 
  PIANO                 (2007 Wideman Piano Competition Winners),
                        with MSO members, at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Tickets: (601)960-1565. Music includes three
                        piano concertos, by Liszt, Bartok, and Beethoven.
                        (Gala party afterwards, ticketed separately).

  MAY   4, 2008  (Sun)  BALLET MISSISSIPPI  at MARA HALL, 2:00 P.M.
  BALLET                Tickets: (601)960-1560 / www.balletms.com

  MAY   4, 2008  (Sun)  The METROPOLITAN CHAMBER ORCH with ROBERT McNALLY
  VIOLIN/ORCH           at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 3:00 P.M.
                        Free. (601)366-3457. Saint-Saens' Introduction
                        to Rondo and Capriciosso (violin & orchestra),
                        plus music of Rossini, Sibelius, Tchiakovsky,
                        and Mussorgsky.

  MAY   4, 2008  (Sun)  FRED SWANN at 1ST-TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN C in LAUREL,
  ORGAN                 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)428-8491.

  MAY   4, 2008  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          5:00 P.M. Free. (601)982-4880.
  PIANO                 Service music: Charles Wood "Collegium Regale"
                                       for double choir
                        Piano "For two to play" (4 hands): RACHEL HEARD,
                        LYNN RALEY, DOT GIBSON, & DON MESSER.

  MAY 5-6, 2008         W. Kessler presents MOVING OUT at MARA HALL,
  BROADWAY              7:30 P.M. (Mon-Tue). 
                        Tickets:(601)981-1847 / www.kesslerbroadway.com

  **************************************CANCELLED***********************
  * MAY   8, 2008  (Thu)  ALEXIS POMIERSKI at ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL C,  *
  * SOPRANO               MERIDIAN 12 NOON. Free/ (601)679-8288        *
  **********************************************************************

  MAY   8, 2008  (Thu)  MICHAEL DULIN at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C, 7:00 P.M.
  PIANO                 Free. (601)956-5788. New Age Piano.

  MAY   9, 2008  (Fri)  The MSO at the RESERVOIR (OLD TRACE PARK)
  ORCH/POPS             7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1565.
                        Patriotic Music.

  MAY  10, 2008  (Sat)  The MS CHORUS and GALLOWAY U METHODIST CHOIR
  CHORAL                at the church, 7:30 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)278-3351 / mschorus.org
                        Requiem.

  MAY  17, 2008  (Sat)  The MS GIRLCHOIR at MC's SWOR AUD in CLINTON,
  CHORAL                5:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)981-9863

  MAY  17, 2008  (Sat)  The MS COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC BAND at BELHAVEN'S ARTS
  BAND                  CTR AUD, 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)605-2786 / www.mcsb.us

  MAY  18, 2008  (Sun)  The WESLEY BELLES at ST. PATRICK CATHOLIC C in
  CHORAL                MERIDIAN, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)693-1321.
  
  MAY  20, 2008  (Tue)  The MS WIND SYMPHONY at MC's SWOR AUD on campus
  BAND                  in CLINTON, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  MAY  22, 2008  (Thu)  CAREY SMITH & FRIENDS at ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL C,
  JAZZ                  MERIDIAN 12 NOON. Free. (601)679-8288. 

  MAY  22, 2008  (Thu)  JAZZ, ARTS & FRIENDS with ARTIST TBA at the MS
  JAZZ                  MUSEUM OF ART, 7:00-9:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1515.

  MAY  22, 2008  (Thu)  MATTHEW WHITEHOUSE at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C,
  ORGAN                 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)982-4880.

  MAY  25, 2008  (Sun)  NICHOLAS BOWDEN at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C in NATCHEZ,
  ORGAN                 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)392-1427.

  MAY  25, 2008  (Sun)  DIXIELAND JAZZ, SWING, & DANCE MUSIC at the 
  JAZZ                  COLONIAL COUNTRY CLUB, 3:00-6:00 P.M.
                        Tickets: jdelberto@aol.com. 
                        Sponsor: New Bourbon Street Jazz Society.

  MAY 27- JUN 8, 2008   THE FANTASTICKS at NEW STAGE THEATRE. 
  MUSICAL               Times, Days, & Tickets: (601)948-3531/3533
                        / www.newstagetheatre.com

  MAY  31, 2005  (Sat)  The SPEBSQSA 59th ANNUAL HARMONY FEST at the
  BARBERSHOP            BELHAVEN COLLEGE ARTS CTR AUD, 7:00 P.M.; afterglow
                        at NORTHPOINTE RED BARN; tickets: (601)924-5600.
                        Featured quartets: Redline, & Lunch Break.

  JUN   1, 2008  (Sun)  ANDREW THOMAS at ST. PATRICK CATHOLIC C in
  CHORAL                MERIDIAN, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)693-1321.
  
  JUN 4-5, 2008         BRETT VALLIANT at 1ST-TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN C in
  THEATRE ORGAN         LAUREL, 8:00 P.M. (Wed-Thu). Free. (601)428-8491.
                        Silent Movie Festival. The Hunchback of Notre
                        Dame (Lon Chaney), (Wed); 
                        The Kid (Charlie Chaplin & Jackie Coogan), (Thu).

  JUN   6, 2008  (Fri)  The MEISTERSINGERS at the SAENGER THEATRE in 
  POPS/CHORAL           HATTIESBURG, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Tickets: (601)582-5555 / www.HCCCA.org
                        Music of Henry Mancini.

  JUN   8, 2008  (Sun)  PERRY REDFEARN at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C, GREENWOOD, 
  ORGAN                 4:00 P.M. Free. (662)453-4680. 
                        Celebrating additions to the organ.

  JUN  26, 2008  (Thu)  JAZZ, ARTS & FRIENDS with ARTIST TBA at the MS
  JAZZ                  MUSEUM OF ART, 7:00-9:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1515.

  JUL  12, 2008  (Sat) The INTERNATIONAL BALLET COMPETITION REUNION GALA
  BALLET               at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. 
                       Tickets: (601)355-9853/960-1535.
                       Info: www.usaibc.com/reunion2008.htm

  JUL  17, 2008  (Thu)  JAVA 'N JAZZ at the WELTY LIBRARY, 5:30-7:00 P.M.
  JAZZ                  Free. (601)968-5807.

  JUL  24, 2008  (Thu)  JAZZ, ARTS & FRIENDS with ARTIST TBA at the MS
  JAZZ                  MUSEUM OF ART, 7:00-9:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1515.

  AUG  24, 2008  (Sun)  MARK ENGELHARDT at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C, GREENWOOD, 
  ORGAN                 3:00 P.M. Free. (662)453-4680. 
                        Celebrating additions to the organ.

  AUG  28, 2008  (Thu)  JAZZ, ARTS & FRIENDS with ARTIST TBA at the MS
  JAZZ                  MUSEUM OF ART, 7:00-9:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1515.

  ****************************2008-2009 SEASON*****************************

  SEP  12, 2008  (Fri)  TODD WILSON at NORTHMINSTER BAPTIST C, 7:30 P.M.
  ORGAN                 Free. (601)982-4703. Dedicatory recital
                        for the enlarged Austin organ.
                        Master class (TENTATIVE), SAT, SEP 13, TIME TBA.

  SEP  18, 2008  (Thu)  JAZZ, ARTS & FRIENDS with ARTIST TBA at the MS
  JAZZ                  MUSEUM OF ART, 7:00-9:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1515.

  SEP  21, 2008  (Sun)  ROBERT KNUPP at MS COLLEGE'S PROVINE CHAPEL,
  ORGAN                 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440. Music of Bach, Franck,
                        Schuttenhelm & Widor.

  OCT   5, 2008  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C,
  CHORAL                DETAILS TBA.

  OCT  18, 2008  (Sat)  OLIVIER LATRY at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C. DETAILS TBA.
  ORGAN

  OCT  19, 2008  (Sun)  ROBERT KNUPP at GALLOWAY U METHODIST C, 1:00 P.M.
  ORGAN                 Free. (601)925-3440. Music of Bach, Franck,
                        Schuttenhelm & Widor.

  OCT  23, 2008  (Thu)  JAZZ, ARTS & FRIENDS with ARTIST TBA at the MS
  JAZZ                  MUSEUM OF ART, 7:00-9:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1515.

  NOV   2, 2008  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C,
  CHORAL                DETAILS TBA.

  NOV   7, 2008  (Fri)  GAIL ARCHER at GALLOWAY U METHODIST C, 7:30 P.M.
  ORGAN                 Free. (601)362-3235. Music of Messiaen

  NOV   9, 2008  (Sun)  KARL ZINSMEISTER at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C, GREENWOOD, 
  ORGAN                 3:00 P.M. Free. (662)453-4680. 
                        Celebrating additions to the organ.

  NOV   9, 2008  (Sun)  The METROPOLITAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA at ST. ANDREW'S 
  CHAMBER               EPISCOPAL CL, 3:00 P.M. Free. kdedeaux@gmail.com

  NOV  15, 2008  (Sat)  MS OPERA presents Verdi's "Rigoletto" at 
  OPERA                 MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)960-2300 / (601)960-1526(fax)
                        www.msopera.org / info@msopera.org

  DEC   4, 2008  (Thu)  JAZZ, ARTS & FRIENDS with ARTIST TBA at the MS
  JAZZ                  MUSEUM OF ART, 7:00-9:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1515.

  DEC   7, 2008  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C, 
  CHAMBER/CHORAL        TIME TBA, with MARTA SZLUBOWSKA, LYNN RALEY,
                        J.C. BARKER, and SASHA... in a performance 
                        of Messaien's Quartet for the End of Time.

***************************HAPPY NEW YEAR!***********************************

  JAN  24, 2008  (Sat)  PEDALS, PIPES, & PIZZA at ST. MARY'S CATHOLIC
  ORGAN                 BASILICA in NATCHEZ. 8:00 A.M. DETAILS TBA.

  FEB  14, 2009  (Sat)  MS OPERA presents "Love in the Afternoon" at
  VOCAL                 BELHAVEN'S ARTS CTR AUD, 4:30 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)960-2300 / (601)960-1526(fax)
                        www.msopera.org / info@msopera.org

  FEB  15, 2009  (Sun)  The METROPOLITAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA at ST. ANDREW'S 
  CHAMBER               EPISCOPAL CL, 3:00 P.M. Free. kdedeaux@gmail.com

  FEB  27, 2009  (Fri)  AGO MEMBERS' RECITAL at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C,
  ORGAN/CHAMBER         7:30 P.M. Free. (601)362-3235. Music for
                        organ and instruments.

  MAR  26, 2009  (Fri)  The Choirs of ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL and
  CHORAL/ORGAN          ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C, directed by JOHN PAUL
                        and DONALD MESSER, with organists MICHAEL BEATTIE
                        and ROB ROBERTSON, present  the AGO 22nd Annual 
                        Choral-Organ Festival at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C,
                        7:30 P.M. Free. (601)362-3235.

  APR   4, 2009  (Sat)  MS OPERA presents Puccini's "Suor Angelica" 
  OPERA                 and Mascagni's "Cavalleria Rusticana" at 
                        MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)960-2300 / (601)960-1526(fax)
                        www.msopera.org / info@msopera.org

  APR  26, 2009  (Sun)  The METROPOLITAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA at ST. ANDREW'S 
  CHAMBER               EPISCOPAL CL, 3:00 P.M. Free. kdedeaux@gmail.com

  MAY   8, 2009  (Fri)  CHRISTA RAKICH at ST. PETER'S CATHOLIC CL,
  ORGAN                 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)362-3235.
                        Music of J.S. Bach
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ABBREVIATIONS: AGO=American Guild of Organists; APAC=Academic & Performing
Arts Center at Power School; AUD=Auditorium; Belhaven=Belhaven College;
C=Church; CL=Cathedral; [D]=daytime; [E]=evening; CC=Community
College; Co-Lin=Copiah-Lincoln; HCU=Hattiesburg Choral Union;
HS-High School; JSU=Jackson State University; LRH=Large Rehearsal Hall;
MA'AM=MS Academy of Ancient Music; MC=MS College;
MCC=Meridian Community College;
MCO=Metropolitan Chamber Orchestra
Millsaps=Millsaps College Academic Complex Recital Hall;
MMTA=MS Music Teachers' Association
MSO, MSCO, & MSYO=MS Symphony, Chamber, & Youth Orchestra;
MRSO=Meridian Symphony;
RIVERSIDE AUD = Belhaven's Fine Arts Center on Riverside Drive
TBA= To be Announced; Tougaloo=Tougaloo College;U=United.
USMSO=University of Southern MS Symphony Orchestra;
USMC=University of Southern MS Chorus.
WESLEY AUD=Wesley Seminary Auditorium on Northside Dr
(X2=Duo; X3=Trio; X4=Quartet; etc)
CHANGES: Programs DO GET CHANGED! When in doubt, VERIFY!
LOCATIONS: Programs outside Jackson are indicated.

NOTE: The use of "!!" before an entry means that this entry was added (or
changed) AFTER the date was included in an UPDATE. UPDATEs cover
a specific range of dates - usually a few weeks. Their purpose
is to keep you informed of changes (it has proven impossible to
publish a calendar that will remain accurate for several months
- or even a few weeks). If you would like to receive updates of
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THE CONTINUO CALENDAR is published by the Jackson Chapter of the AGO,
216 Ashcot Circle, Jackson, MS 39211, and made possible in part by support
from the MS Arts Commission and the National Endowment for the Arts.

Questions? Call Glenn Gentry, Editor, at (601)362-3235
           E-mail: gag1391@aol.com




******************************CANCELLED********************************* APR 4, 2008 (Fri) Paisello's LA SERVA PADRONA, and VOCAL DUETS at OPERA BELHAVEN COLLEGE'S ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. VOICEx2 Tickets. (601)974-6494. Hosting the Nat Assoc of Teachers of Singing. ************************************************************************