THE JACKSON CHAPTER OF
                 THE AMERICAN GUILD OF ORGANISTS

                       WE THANK OUR SPONSORS:

                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.


****************************THE 2009-2010 SEASON*******************************

  AUG  21, 2009  (Fri)  RACHEL REESE & JANETTE SUDDERTH at the BELHAVEN
  VIOLIN/PIANO          COLLEGE ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601974-6471.

  AUG  27, 2009  (Thu)  JAZZ, ART & FRIENDS, with NAT SMITH, at the MS
  JAZZ                  MUSEUM OF ART, 5:30-8:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1515.

  AUG  28, 2009  (Fri)  KRISTEN JOHNSON & CAROL JOY SPARKMAN at MC's AVEN
  SOPRANO/PIANO         HALL in CLINTON, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  AUG  29, 2009  (Sat)  DENNIS BONDS at the BELHAVEN COLLEGE ARTS CTR AUD,
  GUITAR                1:00 P.M. Free. (601974-6471.

  AUG  29, 2009  (Sat)  The MS COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC BAND at the BELHAVEN 
  BAND                  COLLEGE ARTS CTR AUD, 7:00 P.M.
                        Free. (601)605-2786 / www.mcsb.us
                        Marches, Leroy Anderson, music from the Lion King,
                        The Builders from David Miller's American Frontier 
                        Suites, and much more.

  AUG  30, 2009  (Sun)  THE ELIJAH at the 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C, 6:00 P.M.
  CHORAL/ORGAN          Free. (601)973-9139.
  ORCH           

  AUG  31, 2009  (Mon)  CHRISTOPHER RAY at MC's PROVINE CHAPEL in CLINTON,
  ORGAN                 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  SEP   8, 2009  (Tue)  JAMES MARTIN & DAVID O'STEEN at the MS MUSEUM of ART,
  BARITONE/PIANO        5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Wine & Hor D'euvres at
                        5:15 P.M. "Emancipations' Jubilations: Songs that
                        Lincoln Loved". Music in the City series.

  SEP  11, 2009  (Fri)  MISSISSIPPI SWING! at the RICHLAND COMMUNITY CENTER
  BAND                  (in RICHLAND), 7:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)939-2241.
                        Benefit for MS Community Symphonic Band.

  SEP  12, 2009  (Sat)  The MSO at MARA HALL, with VIOLA DACUS, soprano,
  ORCH                  and ERIC KIM, cello, 7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)960-1565.
                        Music of Wagner, Strauss, Mahler, & Dvorak.

  SEP  14, 2009  (Mon)  ARTISTS TBA at MILLSAPS, 3:00 P.M. Free. 
  CHAMBER               (601)974-1422.

  SEP  14, 2009  (Mon)  MILLSAPS FACULTY COLLAGE CONCERT on campus, 7:30 P.M.
  CHAMBER               Free. (601)974-1422.

  SEP  15, 2009  (Tue)  LEIF ANDERSON at MILLSAPS, 7:00 P.M.
  DANCE                 Tickets: (601)974-1130. A Legacy of Wings.

  SEP  15, 2009  (Tue)  JANETTE FISCHELL at MC's PROVINE CHAPEL, 7:30 P.M.
  ORGAN                 Free. (601)925-3440.

  SEP 15-27, 2009       GUTENBERG THE MUSICAL! at NEW STAGE THEATRE. 
  MUSICAL               Times, Days, & Tickets: (601)948-3531/3533
                        / www.newstagetheatre.com
                        Musical comedy by Scott Brown & Anthony King.

  SEP  17, 2009  (Thu)  THE MS SYMPHONY ORCH WOODWIND QUINTET at 
  WOODWINDS             ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL C, MERIDIAN,  
                        12 NOON. Free. (601)679-8288.
					   
  SEP  17, 2009  (Thu)  JAZZ, ART & FRIENDS, with BARRY LEACH, at the MS
  JAZZ                  MUSEUM OF ART, 5:30-8:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1515.

  SEP  20, 2009  (Sun)  CHERYL COKER at MILLSAPS, 3:00 P.M. Free.
  SOPRANO               (601)974-1422. Music of Handel, Cimarosa, Dottori,
                        Viardot, Faure & Sclater. Assisted by Christina
                        Coker Hrivnak (soprano), Janette Sudderth (piano),
                        Jimmy Turner (guitar), and Song Xie (violin).

  SEP  22, 2009  (Tue)  VIRGINIA BOAZ at MC's AVEN HALL in CLINTON, 
  MEZZO-SOPRANO         7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  SEP  22, 2009  (Tue)  JAMES MARTIN and the ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL
  BARITONE/             CHOIR at ST. JAMES EPISCOPAL C, 7:30 P.M.
  CHORAL                Details:(601)594-5584 / info@ancientmusic.org
                        Music of Bach, Herbert Howells, and Humphrey Searle.
                        MA'AM Benefit (no tickets, but donations requested).

  SEP  24, 2009  (Thu)  The MSO at the CEDARS in FONDREN, 7:00 P.M.
  ORCH                  Details: (601)981-9606 / 960-1565.

  SEP  24, 2009  (Thu)  JEAN-BAPTISTE ROBIN at NORTHMINSTER BAPTIST C,
  ORGAN                 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)362-3235.

  SEP 25-26, 2009       ROBERT CROWE at MILLSAPS, with RACHEL HEARD,
  MALE SOPRANO          forte-piano. 7:30 P.M. (Fri recital),
                        Sat masterclass (10:30 A.M.).
                        Free (donations accepted). (601)974-1422. 
                        Music: Arias of Haydn & Mozart.
                        Cosponsor: MA'AM (MS Academy of Ancient Music).
  
  SEP  25, 2009  (Fri)  ELIZABETH BAKER & STEPHEN REDFIELD, violins;
  CHAMBER               ALEXANDER RUSSAKOVSKY, 'cello; & LOIS LEVENTHAL,
                        piano; at 1ST-TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN C in LAUREL,
                        7:30 P.M. Free. (601)428-8491.

  SEP  27, 2009  (Sun)  The CARLOW CHOIR at MILLSAPS, 2:30 P.M. Free.
  CHORAL                (601)974-1422. Directed by John de Chiaro.

  SEP  27, 2009  (Sun)  DIXIELAND JAZZ, SWING, & DANCE MUSIC at the 
  JAZZ                  COLONIAL COUNTRY CLUB, 3:00-6:00 P.M.
                        Tickets: jdelberto@aol.com. (601)956-8521.
                        Sponsor: New Bourbon Street Jazz Society.
                        Guests: Richard Scott & Friends; and Straight
                        from Bourbon Street.

  SEP  27, 2009  (Sun)  DAVID TROY FRANCIS at CROSSGATES U METHODIST C in
  PIANO                 BRANDON, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)825-8677.
                        Music of Rachmaninoff, Gershwin, and more.

  SEP  27, 2009  (Sun)  SAM PORTER at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C in HATTIESBURG,
  ORGAN                 6:00 P.M. Free. (601)266-5826.

  OCT   1, 2009  (Thu)  JOHN PAUL at ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL C, MERIDIAN, 
  HARPSICHORD           12 NOON. Free. (601)679-8288.
						
  OCT   3, 2009  (Sat)  The BELHAVEN COLLEGE DANCE FACULTY, ALUMNI,
  DANCE                 & other local artists at the BITSY IRBY DANCE CTR,
                        7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)974-6494.

  OCT   4, 2009  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C, 5:00 P.M.
  CHORAL/ORGAN          Free. (601)982-4880. Service music: William Byrd
  SOPRANO/GUITAR        (2nd service). Recital: CHERYL COKER and JIMMY
                        TURNER. Music of Purcell, Cimarosa, Barrios Mangore.

  OCT   5, 2009  (Mon)  ARTISTS TBA at MILLSAPS, 3:00 P.M.
  CHAMBER               Free. (601)974-1422.

  OCT 6-7, 2009         W. Kessler presents RAVE ON! THE BUDDY HOLLY TRIBUTE
  BROADWAY              at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. (Tue-Wed). 
                        Tickets: (601)981-1847, or Ticketmaster.com

  OCT   7, 2009  (Wed)  CLYDE EDGERTON & MIKE CRAVER at MILLSAPS,
  MUSICAL DRAMA         7:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)974-1130. 
  THEATRE               The Bible Salesman

  OCT  8-11, 2009       THE SOUND OF MUSIC at MC's AVEN HALL in CLINTON,
  BROADWAY              7:00 P.M. (Thu-Sat); 2:00 P.M. (Sun).
                        Tickets: (601)925-3440.

  OCT   8, 2009  (Thu)  JOHN PAUL at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C, 7:30 P.M.
  HARPSICHORD/          Tickets: (601)594-5584 / info@ancientmusic.org
  MA'AM                 Bach's English Suites. See also Oct 22.

  OCT   9, 2009  (Fri)  NICOLAS (fiddle) & JULIA (vocal/piano) BLAKE and
  CELTIC/FOLK           REED BISHOP at the SCHF AUD in VICKSBURG, 12:00 NOON. 
                        Details: (601)631-2997. Classics in the Courtyard
  
  OCT  10  2009  (Sat)  The MSO at the JACKSON CONVENTION COMPLEX, 7:30 P.M.
  POPS                  Tickets:(601)960-1565. Movie music of JOHN WILLIAMS.

  OCT  13, 2009  (Tue)  JOHN PAUL at the MS MUSEUM of ART, 5:45 P.M. 
  HARPSICHORD/          Free. (601)354-1535. Wine & Hor D'euvres at 5:15 P.M.
                        Music in the City series. Bach's Partita #4 in D major

  OCT  14, 2009  (Wed)  DAVID MARCHETTI and FRANCES NELSON at the MUNICIPAL
  TENOR/PIANO           ART GALLERY, 10:00 A.M. Free. (601)981-0819.
                        Music: Gerald Finzi's "A Young Man's Exhotation."
                        The MacDowell Music Club.

  OCT  14, 2009  (Wed)  The MS CHORUS CHAMBER CHOIR at the BELHAVEN ARTS CTR
  CHORAL                AUD, 2:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)278-3351.

  OCT  15, 2009  (Thu)  MICHAEL PATILLA at ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL C, 
  GUITAR                MERIDIAN, 12 NOON. Free. (601)679-8288.
					
  OCT  15, 2009  (Thu)  ANNE BERTHOLD & JANETTE SUDDERTH at JSU's HALL AUD,
  TRUMPET/PIANO         7:00 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141. Music of Neruda,
                        Vizzutti, Bernstein, & Goedicke.

  OCT  15, 2009  (Thu)  HSIAOPEI LEE & VICTORIA SCHWARTZMAN at the BELHAVEN
  VIOLA/PIANO           COLLEGE ARTS CTR RECITAL ROOM, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)974-6494.

  OCT 15-18, 2009       THE SOUND OF MUSIC at MC's AVEN HALL in CLINTON,
  BROADWAY              7:00 P.M. (Thu-Sat); 2:00 P.M. (Sun).
                        Tickets: (601)925-3440.

  OCT  16, 2009  (Fri)  MARIA ADONA & JIM ROBINSON at the SCHF AUD 
  VOCAL/PIANO           in VICKSBURG, 12:00 NOON. 
  POPS                  Details: (601)631-2997. Classics in the Courtyard.

  OCT  17, 2009  (Sat)  The BELHAVEN COLLEGE COMPOSER'S FORUM & DANCE DEPT
  CHAMBER/DANCE         on campus at the ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
                        Free. (601)974-6494.

  OCT  18, 2009  (Sun)  THOMAS TROTTER at ST. LOUIS CATHEDRAL in NEW ORLEANS,
  ORGAN                 LA, 6:00 P.M. Free. (504)525-9585 x35 or x21.

  OCT  20, 2009  (Tue)  JONES CO. JUNIOR COLLEGE MUSIC DEPARTMENT at
  MADRIGALS             1ST-TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN C in LAUREL,
                        7:30 P.M. Free. (601)428-8491. Madrigals & more.

  OCT  20, 2009  (Tue)  THOMAS TROTTER at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C, 7:30 P.M.
  ORGAN                 Free. (601)973-9139.

  OCT  22, 2009  (Thu)  JAZZ, ART & FRIENDS, with RHONDA RICHMOND, at the MS
  JAZZ                  MUSEUM OF ART, 5:30-8:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1515.

  OCT  22, 2009  (Thu)  KEN WALDMAN at BELHAVEN COLLEGE'S BARBER AUD,
  FOLK/FIDDLE           7:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)965-7044.

  OCT  22, 2009  (Thu)  JOHN PAUL at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C, 7:30 P.M.
  HARPSICHORD/          Tickets: (601)594-5584 / info@ancientmusic.org
  MA'AM                 Bach's English Suites. See also Nov 5.

  OCT  23, 2009  (Fri)  LEE H. ABRAHAM & The BOONE BROTHERS at the SCHF AUD 
  POPS FAVORITES        in VICKSBURG, 12:00 NOON. 
                        Details: (601)631-2997. Classics in the Courtyard.

  OCT  23, 2009  (Fri)  AGO MEMBERS' RECITAL, FONDREN PRESBYTERIAN C,
  ORGAN                 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)362-3235.

  OCT  23, 2009  (Fri)  THE JIRI LEVICEK TRIO at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M.
  JAZZ                  Tickets: (601)974-1422 (Bell Concert Series).
                        Jazz from the North Texas U One O'Clock Lab Band.
    
  OCT  23, 2009  (Fri)  The MSU CHOIRS at 1ST BAPTIST C in STARKVILLE,
  CHORAL                7:30 P.M. Details: (662)325-3490.

  OCT  24, 2009  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Verdi's
  OPERA                 AIDA (live) on-screen at TINSELTOWN in 
                        PEARL, 12:00 P.M. Tickets at door.

  OCT  24, 2009  (Sat)  The MSO at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)960-1565.
  ORCH                  Music of Beethoven.

  OCT  25, 2009  (Sun)  THE MILLSAPS CHAMBER SINGERS at 1ST U METHODIST C
  CHORAL                in BRANDON, 6:00 P.M. Free. (601)825-5958.

  OCT  26, 2009  (Mon)  The MS COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC BAND at the BELHAVEN 
  BAND                  COLLEGE ARTS CTR AUD, 7:00 P.M.
                        Free. (601)605-2786 / www.mcsb.us
                        For Hallowe'en: Gounod's "March of the Marionettes"
                        & Grieg's "In the Hall of the Mountain King"; 
                        marches, rags, and more.

  OCT  27, 2009  (Tue)  J. FRED KNOBLOCH at MILLSAPS, 7:00 P.M.
  MUSICAL               Tickets: (601)974-1130.  
  AUTOBIOGRAPHY

  OCT  28, 2009  (Wed)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Puccini's
  OPERA                 TOSCA (encore) on-screen at TINSELTOWN in 
                        PEARL, 6:30 P.M. Tickets at door.

  OCT  28, 2009  (Wed)  The US ARMY FIELD BAND JAZZ AMBASSADORS at
  JAZZ                  MADISON CENTRAL HS AUD in MADISON, 7:00 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)896-1290. Music: Swing, bebop,
                        Latin, contemporary, dixieland; & patriotic
                        and popular standards.

  OCT  29, 2009  (Thu)  J. TAYLOR HIGHTOWER & MARY CHUNG at ST. PAUL'S
  BARITONE/PIANO        EPISCOPAL C, MERIDIAN, 12 NOON.
                        Free. (601)679-8288.
					
  OCT  29, 2009  (Thu)  ANGELA WILLOUGHBY at MC's AVEN HALL in CLINTON,
  PIANO/CHAMBER         7:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440. Dohnanyi Sextet in C
                        with MSO members. "It goes like this...one
                        teacher's story."

  OCT  30, 2009  (Fri)  PATRICK SMITH at the SCHF AUD in VICKSBURG, 
  BLUES & ROCK          12:00 NOON.
                        Details: (601)631-2997. Classics in the Courtyard.
  
  NOV   1, 2009  (Sun)  HYMN FESTIVAL at MC's PROVINE CHAPEL in CLINTON,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          3:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  NOV   1, 2009  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG with OUIDA HOLLAND at ST. JAMES'
  CHORAL/VOCAL          EPISCOPAL C, 5:00 P.M. Free. (601)982-4880.
                        Service: Henry Purcell in G. Recital: Music of 
                        Handel, Faure, DeBussy, Menotti, & Malotte.

  NOV   1, 2009  (Sun)  The NORTHMINSTER BAPTIST C CHOIR, directed by TIM COKER,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          with BILLY TROTTER, at the church, 5:30 P.M. Free.
                        (601)982-4703. Music of Benjamin Britten: "Rejoice
                        in the Lamb"; Festival Te Deum.

  NOV   2, 2009  (Mon)  ARTISTS TBA at MILLSAPS, 3:00 P.M. 
  CHAMBER               Free. (601)974-1422.

  NOV   3, 2009  (Tue)  JSU BRASS ENSEMBLE at HALL AUD, 7:30 P.M.
  BRASS                 Details: (601)979-2141.

  NOV   4, 2009  (Wed)  JSU BRASS ENSEMBLE II at HALL AUD, 7:30 P.M.
  BRASS                 Details: (601)979-2141.

  NOV   5, 2009  (Thu)  JOHN PAUL at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C, 7:30 P.M.
  HARPSICHORD           Tickets: (601)594-5584 / info@ancientmusic.org
  MA'AM                 Bach's English Suites.

  NOV   7, 2009  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Puccini's
  OPERA                 TURANDOT (live) on-screen at TINSELTOWN in 
                        PEARL, 12:00 P.M. Tickets at door.

  NOV   7, 2009  (Sat)  (I) The BELHAVEN COLLEGE CHAMBER ORCHESTRA,
  CHAMBER               (II) with the JACKSON COMMUNITY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
                        on campus at the ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free.
                        (601)974-6494. (I) Sauerwein's "The Landing" and
                        "Sinfonia" from Shostakovich's String Quartet no. 8
                        op. 110 and (II) Tschaikovsky's Symphony no. 4.

  NOV   8, 2009  (Sun)  LEN BOBO at MC'S PROVINE CHAPEL in CLINTON, 3:00 P.M.
  ORGAN                 Free. (601)925-3440. Honoring Dr. James Sclater

  NOV   8, 2009  (Sun)  JAMES ARRINGTON GOFF at MT OLIVE PRESBYTERIAN C
  ORGAN                 in MT OLIVE, 3:00 P.M. Free.

  NOV   8, 2009  (Sun)  STEPHEN REDFIELD & LORENZ MAYCHER at 1ST-TRINITY
  VIOLIN/ORGAN          PRESBYTERIAN C in LAUREL, 4:00 P.M.
                        Free. (601)428-8491 (with dinner following; call 
                        for tickets & details).

  NOV  10, 2009  (Tue)  TOM LOWE & JOHN PAUL at the MS MUSEUM of ART, 5:45 P.M.
  VIOLIN & PIANO        Free. (601)354-1535. Wine & Hor D'euvres at 5:15 P.M.
                        Music in the City series. Beethoven's Kreutzer Sonata.

  NOV  10, 2009  (Tue)  JAZZ BAND, Directed by WAYNE LINEHAN, at MC's 
  JAZZ                  AVEN HALL in CLINTON, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  NOV  10, 2009  (Tue)  JSU WOODWIND & PERCUSSION ENSEMBLE II at HALL AUD,
  WOODWINDS/            7:30 P.M. Details: (601)979-2141.
  PERCUSSION

  NOV  11, 2009  (Wed)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Verdi's
  OPERA                 AIDA (encore) on-screen at TINSELTOWN in 
                        PEARL, 6:30 P.M. Tickets at door.

  NOV  11, 2009  (Wed)  JSU BRASS QUINTET at HALL AUD, 7:30 P.M. 
  BRASS                 Details: (601)979-2141.

  NOV  12, 2009  (Thu)  ELIZABETH MOAK at ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL C,
  PIANO                 MERIDIAN, 12 NOON. Free. (601)679-8288.

  NOV  12, 2009  (Thu)  JSU SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C,
  ORCH                  7:30 P.M. Details: (601)979-2141.

  NOV  13, 2009  (Fri)  The MSO at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 7:30 P.M.
  CHAMBER/BRASS         Tickets:(601)960-1565. Music of Gabrielli & Pachelbel.
  
  NOV  13, 2009  (Fri)  IAIDO: MUSIC & MARTIAL ARTS at MILLSAPS, 7:00 P.M.
  CHORAL                Tickets:(601)956-4453. Music of Japan with the
                        Millsaps Singers; demonstration of Japanese Sword
                        arts sponsored by the Japan-America Society of
                        Mississippi. 

  NOV 13-14, 2009       The BELHAVEN COLLEGE DANCE ENSEMBLE at the
  DANCE                 BITSY IRBY DANCE CTR, 7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat).
                        Tickets:(601)974-6494. See also NOV 19-21.

  NOV  14, 2009  (Sat)  MS OPERA, with the JACKSON CHORAL SOCIETY
  OPERA                 and the MS CHORUS, presents "The Best of
                        Opera Choruses" at BELHAVEN COLLEGE'S
                        ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)960-2300 / (601)960-1526(fax)
                        www.msopera.org / info@msopera.org

  NOV  15, 2009  (Sun)  THE MILLSAPS CHAMBER SINGERS at CHRIST U METHODIST
  CHORAL                C, 6:00 P.M. Free.  (601)956-6974 

  NOV  16, 2009  (Mon)  MUSIC of INDIA with GUY BECK at MILLSAPS, 7:00 P.M.
  PIANO/VOCAL           Free. (601)974-1422.

  NOV 17-18, 2009       W. Kessler presents CAMELOT at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. 
  BROADWAY              (Tue-Wed). Tickets: (601)981-1847, or Ticketmaster.com

  NOV  18, 2009  (Wed)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Puccini's
  OPERA                 TURANDOT (encore) on-screen at TINSELTOWN in 
                        PEARL, 6:30 P.M. Tickets at door.

  NOV  18, 2009  (Wed)  The DALLAS BLACK DANCE THEATRE at JSU's McCOY AUD,
  DANCE                 7:00 P.M. Details: (601)979-3706.

  NOV  18, 2009  (Wed)  JSU JAZZ ENSEMBLE I at HALL AUD, 7:30 P.M. 
  JAZZ                  Details: (601)979-2141.

  NOV  19, 2009  (Thu)  The MSO at the CITY AUD in NATCHEZ, 8:00 P.M.
  ORCH                  Tickets: (928)526-9355 / www.williamgrantstill.com
                        Music of Wiliam Grant Still: The Afro-American
                        Symphony, and A Deserted Plantation (professional
                        World Premiere)

  NOV 19-21, 2009       The BELHAVEN COLLEGE DANCE ENSEMBLE at the BITSY
  DANCE                 IRBY DANCE CTR, 11:00 A.M. (Thu); 7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat).
                        Tickets:(601)974-6494.

  NOV  20, 2009  (Fri)  MIXED COMPANY, directed by CAROL JOY SPARKMAN, at
  CHORAL                MC's ANDERSON HALL in CLINTON, 6:30 P.M. 
                        Tickets: (601)925-3440. Holiday Dinner Show.

  NOV 21,  2009  (Sat)  The BELHAVEN COLLEGE CHORAL ENSEMBLES at the
  CHORAL                ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494.
                        Music of Handel, Britten, Stanford, Mathias,
                        & Rutter, plus British madrigals

  NOV  22, 2009  (Sun)  The METROPOLITAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA at ST. ANDREW'S 
  CHAMBER               EPISCOPAL CL, 3:00 P.M. Free. kdedeaux@gmail.com
                        Music of Beethoven, Copland, Mozart, Khachaturian,
                        Rossini & Vaughan-Williams.

  NOV  22, 2009  (Sun)  DIXIELAND JAZZ, SWING, & DANCE MUSIC at the 
  JAZZ                  COLONIAL COUNTRY CLUB, 3:00-6:00 P.M.
                        Tickets: jdelberto@aol.com. (601)956-8521.
                        Sponsor: New Bourbon Street Jazz Society.

  NOV  22, 2009  (Sun)  DAVID GOODE at the INDEPENDENT PRESBYTERIAN C
  ORGAN                 in BIRMINGHAM, AL. 4:00 P.M.
                        Free. (205)933-1830.

  NOV  22, 2009  (Sun)  The MSO at the CHURCH of the HOLY TRINITY in
  CHAMBER/BRASS         VICKSBURG (South Street), 7:30 P.M. Free
                        (donations welcome). (601)960-1565. 
                        Music of Gabrielli & Pachelbel.
  
  NOV  23, 2009  (Mon)  CONCERT BAND, directed by CRAIG YOUNG, at MC's
  BAND                  SWOR AUD in CLINTON, 8:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  NOV  23, 2009  (Mon)  THE BEST OF BELHAVEN at the college's ARTS CTR AUD,
  CHAMBER               7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. 

  NOV  30, 2009  (Mon)  ARTISTS TBA at MILLSAPS, 3:00 P.M. 
  CHAMBER               Free. (601)974-1422.
  
  DEC   1, 2009  (Tue)  LESSONS & CAROLS at MILLSAPS, 12:00 NOON.
  CHORAL/ORGAN          Free. (601)974-1422.

  DEC   1, 2009  (Tue)  ST ANDREW'S CL CHOIR with the MSO BRASS QUINTET at tha
  CHORAL/BRASS          MS MUSEUM of ART, 5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Wine &
                        Hor D'euvres at 5:15 P.M. Music in the City series.
                        The Lighting of the Bethlehem Tree.
                        Music of Goivanni Gabrielli (300th anniversary) and
                        J. S. Bach (Motets 5 & 6).
 
  DEC   1, 2009  (Tue)  ELLIS MARSALIS at JSU's McCOY AUD, 7:00 P.M.
  JAZZ PIANO            Tickets: www.ticketmaster.com or local Ticketmaster
                        outlets.

  DEC   1, 2009  (Tue)  WOMEN'S CHAMBER CHOIR, MEN'S GLEE CLUB, & MIXED
  CHORAL                COMPANY at MC's PROVINE CHAPEL in CLINTON, 7:30 P.M.
                        Free. (601)925-3440.

  DEC   1, 2009  (Tue)  The STARKVILLE-MSU SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA at MSU's
  ORCH                  LEE HALL AUD in STARKVILLE, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Free. (662)325-3070. Music of Vivaldi.

  DEC   2-3, 2009       DOXA at BELHAVEN'S BITSY IRBY DANCE CTR, 7:30 P.M.
  DANCE                 (Wed-Thu). Tickets: (601)974-6494. 

  DEC   3, 2009  (Thu)  CLAIRE FOX HILLIARD & MARCIA MITCHELL HOOD at
  VIOLIN/PIANO          ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL C, MERIDIAN,  12 NOON. 
                        Free. (601)679-8288. Bach's Lunch.
   			   
  DEC   3, 2009  (Thu)  The HINDS CC CHOIR on campus in HOGG AUD in 
  CHORAL                RAYMOND, 7:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)857-3271.

  DEC  3-5, 2009        FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS at MC's PROVINE CHAPEL in CLINTON,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          7:30 P.M. (Thu-Sat). Tickets: (601)925-3440.

  DEC   4, 2009  (Fri)  THE MILLSAPS SINGERS on campus at 7:30 P.M.
                        Free (donations). (601)974-1422.
                        Carols, plus John Rutter's "Gloria".

  DEC 4-6, 2009         The MS METROPOLITAN BALLET at the MADISON
  BALLET                SQUARE ARTS CTR in MADISON, 7:00 P.M. (Fri-Sat);
                        3:00 P.M. (Sat-Sun).
                        Tickets: (601)853-4508 / www.msmetroballet.com
                        The Nutcracker.

  DEC 4-5, 2009         The SINGING CHRISTMAS TREE at BELHAVEN COLLEGE'S
  CHORAL                SOCCER BOWL, 7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat).
                        Free. (601)974-6494. 

  DEC   5, 2009  (Sat)  100+ PIANO STUDENTS at NORTHPARK MALL UPPER LEVEL,
  PIANO                 10:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. (Continuous). Students of
                        members of the Music Forum of Jackson.

  DEC   5, 2009  (Sat)  THE MS CHORUS at GALLOWAY U METHODIST C, 7:30 P.M.
  CHORAL/ORGAN          Tickets: (601)278-3351 / www.mschorus.org
                        Handel's "Messiah"

  DEC 5-6, 2009         BALLET MISSISSIPPI with MIKHAIL ILYIN & 
  BALLET                LISA PARKER at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. (Sat) &
                        2:00 P.M. (Sun). Tickets: (601)960-1560 /
                        www.balletms.com The Nutcracker.

  DEC   6, 2009  (Sun)  The MS YOUTH SYMPHONY ORCH at JSU'S HALL MUSIC
  CHAMBER               CTR, 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)956-0379. 

  DEC   6, 2009  (Sun)  The TOUGALOO COLLEGE CHOIR in WOODWORTH CHAPEL,
  CHORAL                3:30 P.M. Free. (601)977-7885.

  DEC   6, 2009  (Sun)  BARBARA LOTT at the KILMICHAEL U METHODIST C
  ORGAN                 in KILMICHAEL, 4:00 P.M. Free
                        jonwalters@ms.metrocast.net
                        Advent music from Pachelbel to Searle Wright.

  DEC   6, 2009  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG with RACHEL HEARD at ST. JAMES'
  CHORAL/               EPISCOPAL C, 5:00 P.M. Free. (601)982-4880.
  FORTEPIANO            Service: Herbert Brewer in D. Recital: Music of 
                        J.C. Bach & W.A. Mozart.

  DEC   6, 2009  (Sun)  ADVENT PROCESSION, LESSONS and CAROLS at ST ANDREW'S
  CHORAL/ORGAN          EPISCOPAL CL, 5:30 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535.
                         
  DEC   6, 2009  (Sun)  A CHRISTMAS MOSAIC at WESLEY CHAPEL (WESLEY BIBLICAL 
  CHORAL/ORCH           SEMINARY), 6:00 P.M. Free. (601)331-4576.

  DEC   6, 2009  (Sun)  The JSU CHOIR & CHORALE at the HALL CTR AUD,
  CHORAL/ORCH           7:00 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141. 

  DEC 9-11, 2009        PETER ZAPLETAL & the PUPPET ARTS THEATRE present
  BALLET/PUPPETS        PETER AND THE WOLF, and The NUTCRACKER SWEETS
                        at BELHAVEN COLLEGE'S ARTS CTR AUD,
                        9:00 & 10:30 A.M. (Wed-Fri). Tickets: (601)977-9840.

  DEC   9, 2009  (Wed)  TODD DERSTINE at the PEARL PUBLIC LIBRARY, 3:00 P.M.
  BARITONE/PIANO        Free. (601)932-2562/953-1094. Music of Irving Berlin.

  DEC 11-13, 2009       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  11, 2009  (Fri)  KIRK WHALUM, MICHAEL BURTON & others at the ALAMO
  JAZZ                  THEATRE, 7:00 P.M. Tickets:(601)594-2314.
                        Mississippi Jazz Foundation.

  DEC  12, 2009  (Sat)  The MS BOYCHOIR at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C, 4:00 P.M.
  CHORAL                Free (donations accepted). (601)554-3222. Celebrating 
                        15 years with a 1400 year-old tradition.

  DEC  12, 2009  (Sat)  JOHN McCUTCHEON & KATE CAMPBELL at BELHAVEN
  FOLK                  COLLEGE'S ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Tickets:
                        Ticketmaster (601)355-5252; Bebop (601)969-3181,
                        (601)981-5000; also available at door.
                        Ronald McDonald House benefit.

  DEC  13, 2009  (Sun)  The MS GIRLCHOIR at GALLOWAY U METHODIST C, 2:00 P.M.
  CHORAL                Tickets: (601)981-9863

  DEC  13, 2009  (Sun)  The ST. JOSEPH ORCHESTRA with the ALCORN U CHOIR
  ORCH/CHORAL           at the SCHF AUD in VICKSBURG, 2:30 P.M.
                        Details: (601)631-2997.
  
  DEC  13, 2009  (Sun)  ADVENT LESSONS & CAROLS at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          5:30 P.M. Free. (601)956-5788.

  DEC  17, 2009  (Thu)  CAPITAL BRASS at ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL C,
  CELLO                 MERIDIAN, 12 NOON. Free. (601)679-8288. 

  DEC  18-20, 2009      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  19, 2009  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Offenbach's
  OPERA                 TALES OF HOFFMAN (live) on-screen at TINSELTOWN
                        in PEARL, 12:00 P.M. Tickets at door.

  DEC  19, 2009  (Sat)  The MS COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC BAND at the BELHAVEN 
  BAND                  COLLEGE ARTS CTR AUD, 7:00 P.M.
                        Free. (601)605-2786 / www.mcsb.us

  DEC  20, 2009  (Sun)  LESSONS & CAROLS at the 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          5:00 P.M. Free. (601)973-9139.

  DEC  24, 2008  (Thu)  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   6, 2010  (Wed)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Offenbach's
  OPERA                 TALES OF HOFFMAN (encore) on-screen at TINSELTOWN
                        in PEARL, 6:30 P.M. Tickets at door.

  JAN   9, 2010  (Sat)  METROPOLITAN OPERA AUDITIONS (North MS & West TN)
  OPERA                 at the BOLOGNA ARTS CTR at DSU in CLEVELAND, MS
                        10:00 A.M. Free. (662)719-4193/347-0270.

  JAN   9, 2010  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Strauss'
  OPERA                 DER ROSENKAVALIER (live) on-screen at TINSELTOWN
                        in PEARL, 12:00 P.M. Tickets at door.

  JAN   9, 2010  (Sat)  The MSO, with the MS CHORUS, at BELHAVEN COLLEGE's 
  ORCH/CHORAL           ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)960-1565.
                        Mozart by Candlelight.

  JAN   9, 2010  (Sat)  The STARKVILLE-MSU SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA at MSU's
  ORCH                  LEE HALL AUD in STARKVILLE, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Free. (662)325-3070. Music of Mendelssohn.

  JAN  12, 2010  (Tue)  SHAWN LEOPARD & JOHN PAUL at the MS MUSEUM of ART,
  HARPSICHORDx2         5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Wine & Hor D'euvres 
                        at 5:15 P.M. Music in the City series.

**************************POSTPONED TO FEBRUARY 2********************   
* JAN  12, 2010  (Tue)  CONNIE GIBBONS at MILLSAPS, 7:00 P.M.       *
* BLUES                 Tickets: (601)974-1130. Music of B.B. King, *
*                       performed by JERRY FAIR.                    *
*********************************************************************

  JAN  12, 2010  (Tue)  JOCELYN ZHU & SHELLIE BROWN at ST. FRANCIS
  VIOLINx2              OF ASSISI CATHOLIC C in MADISON, 7:00 P.M.
                        Details: (601)974-6494.

********************************MOVED TO JAN 25*****************************
* JAN  14, 2010  (Thu)  RACHEL HEARD at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M. Free.          *
****************************************************************************

  JAN 14-15, 2010       W. Kessler presents the WIZARD OF OZ at MARA HALL,
  BROADWAY              7:30 P.M. (Thu-Fri). 
                        Tickets: (601)981-1847, or Ticketmaster.com

  JAN  16, 2010  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Bizet's
  OPERA                 CARMEN (live) on-screen at TINSELTOWN in 
                        PEARL, 12:00 P.M. Tickets at door.

  JAN  16, 2010  (Sat)  SEQUENTIA at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C, 7:30 P.M.
  CHORAL/MA'AM          Tickets: (601)594-5584 / info@ancientmusic.org
                        "Fragments for the end of time" (apocalyptic         
                        texts from 1000 CE).

  JAN  21, 2010  (Thu)  DAVID BENSON at ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL C, 
  ORGAN                 MERIDIAN, 12 NOON. Free. (601)679-8288.

  JAN  21, 2010  (Thu)  PAUL SAIK & the JACKSON ACADEMY CHOIRS on campus
  CHORAL/VOCAL          at 7:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)362-9676. "A Little
                        Night Music", fundraiser for the JA Choral Dept.
                        Opening the new Performing Arts Center. Other
                        activities at 5:30 P.M. 

  JAN  22, 2010  (Fri)  CHARLES CALLAHAN at WILLIAM CAREY U, SMITH AUD,
  ORGAN                 (in HATTIESBURG), 7:30 P.M. Free. 3rd Annual Clarence
                        Dickinson Festival. LorenzMaycher@aol.com

  JAN 22-23, 2010       THE MAGIC FLUTE at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M. (Fri)
  OPERA                 2:00 P.M. (Sat). Details: (601)974-1422.

  JAN  23, 2010  (Sat)  PEDALS, PIPES & PIZZA at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C in
  ORGAN                 GREENWOOD, MS. 8:30 A.M.. (601)362-3235.

  JAN  23, 2010  (Sat)  The MSO, with the MS CHORUS, at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  ORCH/CHORAL           Tickets:(601)960-1565. Music of Tchaikovsky.

  JAN  24, 2010  (Sun)  CHARLES CALLAHAN at 1ST-TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN C
  ORGAN                 (in LAUREL), 4:00 P.M. Free. Kirkin' O' the Tartan.
                        3rd Annual Clarence Dickinson Festival.
                        LorenzMaycher@aol.com

  JAN  25, 2010  (Mon)  RACHEL HEARD at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M. Free. 
  FORTEPIANO            (601)974-1422. Music of J.C. Bach & W.A. Mozart.

  JAN  26, 2010  (Tue)  CAROLYN & STEPHEN SACHS, and the BELHAVEN PIANO
  CHAMBER               TRIO (STEPHEN SACHS, SONG XIE, & BENNETT RANDMAN)
                        at the BELHAVEN U ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)974-6494. Music of Dvorak & Sarasate.

  JAN  27, 2010  (Wed)  TODD DERSTINE at the PEARL PUBLIC LIBRARY, 3:00 P.M.
  BARITONE/PIANO        Free. (601)932-2562/953-1094. Music of WWII.

  JAN  27, 2010  (Wed)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Strauss'
  OPERA                 DER ROSENKAVALIER (encore) on-screen at TINSELTOWN 
                        in PEARL, 6:30 P.M. Tickets at door.

  JAN  29, 2010  (Fri)  The MSO at the CONVENTION CTR in VICKSBURG,
  ORCH                  7:00 P.M. Free. (601)960-1565. Celebrating
                        Vicksburg's 185th birthday: 1825-2010.

  JAN  29, 2010  (Fri)  MS OPERA presents RENE FLEMING at MARA HALL,
  OPERA                 7:30 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)960-2300 / (601)960-1526(fax)
                        www.msopera.org / info@msopera.org

  JAN  29, 2010  (Fri)  FAYTHE FREESE, the U of ALA Faculty, and the winner
  ORGAN/CHORAL          of the Organ Scholarship Competition at the U of
  INSTRUMENTS           ALA MOODY CONCERT HALL in TUSCALOOSA, 7:30 P.M.

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

  JAN  30, 2010  (Sat)  STEPHEN THARP at the U of ALA MOODY CONCERT HALL
  ORGAN                 in TUSCALOOSA, 4:30 P.M.
                        Music of Jeanne Demessieux.

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

  JAN  31, 2010  (Sun)  JACOB BENDA at BRIARWOOD PRESBYTERIAN C, 2:00 P.M.
  ORGAN                 Free. (601)956-4553.

  JAN  31, 2010  (Sun)  DIXIELAND JAZZ, SWING, & DANCE MUSIC at the 
  JAZZ                  COLONIAL COUNTRY CLUB, 3:00-6:00 P.M.
                        Tickets: jdelberto@aol.com. (601)956-8521.
                        Sponsor: New Bourbon Street Jazz Society.

  JAN  31, 2010  (Sun)  JOHN SCHWANDT at the INDEPENDENT PRESBYTERIAN C
  THEATRE ORGAN         in BIRMINGHAM, AL. 7:00 P.M.
                        Details: (205)933-3700 / www.ipc-usa.org
                        Silent movie: Cecil B. DeMille's "The King of Kings".

  FEB   1, 2010  (Mon)  ARTISTS TBA at MILLSAPS, 3:00 P.M. Free. 
  CHAMBER               (601)974-1422.

  FEB   2, 2010  (Tue)  CONNIE GIBBONS at MILLSAPS, 7:00 P.M.       
  BLUES                 Tickets: (601)974-1130. Music of B.B. King, 
                        performed by JERRY FAIR.                    

  FEB   3, 2010  (Wed)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Bizet's
  OPERA                 CARMEN (encore) on-screen at TINSELTOWN in 
                        PEARL, 6:30 P.M. Tickets at door.

  FEB   4, 2010  (Thu)  DIANE BOYD SCHULTZ & KEVIN T. CHANCE at
  FLUTE/PIANO           ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL C, MERIDIAN, 
                        12 NOON. Free. (601)679-8288.
						
  FEB   4, 2009  (Thu)  JAZZ, ART & FRIENDS, with NAT SMITH, at the MS
  JAZZ                  MUSEUM OF ART, 5:30-8:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1515.

  FEB   5, 2010  (Fri)  OLIVIER LATRY and the MSO at GALLOWAY U METHODIST C,
  ORGAN/ORCH            7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1565.

  FEB   6, 2010  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Verdi's
  OPERA                 SIMON BOCCANEGRA (live) on-screen at TINSELTOWN in 
                        PEARL, 12:00 P.M. Tickets at door.

  FEB   6, 2010  (Sat)  TEMPESTA DI MARE at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C,
  CHAMBER/MA'AM         7:30 P.M. Baroque orchestral music.
                        Tickets: (601)594-5584 / info@ancientmusic.org
                        "From Venice to Leipzig".

  FEB   6, 2010  (Sat)  The BELHAVEN U ORCHESTRA at the ARTS CTR AUD,
  POPS                  7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. Movie music.

  FEB   7, 2010  (Sun)  TRIO APPASSIONATO at MILLSAPS, 3:00 P.M. Free. 
  CHAMBER               (601)974-1422. MARTA SZLUBOWSKA, violin; ALEXANDER
                        RUSSAKOVSKY, violoncello; LYNN RALEY, piano.

  FEB   9, 2010  (Tue)  STEPHEN SACHS at the MS MUSEUM of ART, 5:45 P.M. 
  PIANO                 Free. (601)354-1535. Wine & Hor D'euvres at 5:15 P.M.
                        Music in the City series.
 
  FEB   9, 2010  (Tue)  TIM HOLLEY at the BELHAVEN U ARTS CTR AUD,
  CELLO                 7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)974-6494. Music
                        of ANDREW SAUERWEIN ("A Darkened Glass").

  FEB   9, 2010  (Tue)  MS COLLEGE HONORS STUDENT RECITAL with MSO
  CHAMBER               members at SWOR AUD in CLINTON, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Donation. (601)925-3440.

  FEB  11, 2010  (Thu)  The JACKSON PUBLIC SCHOOL ALL-CITY HONORS BAND
  BAND                  at the BELHAVEN U ARTS CTR AUD, 7:00 P.M.
                        Free. (601)974-6494.

  FEB  12, 2010  (Fri)  BRETT VALLIANT at 1ST-TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN C in LAUREL,
  THEATRE ORGAN         7:30 P.M. Free. (601)428-8491. Silent movie: Safety Last,
                        with Harold Lloyd.

  FEB  12, 2010  (Fri)  The SINGING VALENTINES (MS CHORUS) available
  CHORAL                by reservation. (601)278-3351 / www.mschorus.org

  FEB 12-13, 2010       The BELHAVEN U DANCE MINISTRY ENSEMBLE at the
  DANCE                 BITSY IRBY DANCE CTR, 7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat).
                        Tickets: (601)965-7026.

  FEB  13, 2010  (Sat)  The MSO at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)960-1565.
  POPS                  Music of Broadway.

  FEB  15, 2010  (Mon)  MIMI LINEHAN (French horn), WAYNE LINEHAN 
  BRASS/PIANO           (trumpet), DAVID DICK (trombone), and
                        ANGELA WILLOUGHBY at MC's AVEN HALL,
                        8:00 P.M. Details: (601)925-3440.

  FEB  16, 2010  (Tue)  PETER & KATHLEEN VAN DE GRAAF at MILLSAPS,
  MUSICAL DRAMA         7:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)974-1130. The Life and
                        Love of Robert & Clara Schumann

  FEB  18, 2010  (Thu)  JEFFREY BIANCHI at the SCHF AUD in VICKSBURG,
  GUITAR                5:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)631-2997.

  FEB  19, 2010  (Fri)  VOCES8 at MC's PROVINE CHAPEL in CLINTON, 7:30 P.M.
  CHORAL                Details: (601)925-3440. 
                        Early music, opera, pop, & jazz.

  FEB  20, 2010  (Sat)  The MS COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC BAND at the BELHAVEN U
  BAND                  ARTS CTR AUD, 7:00 P.M. Free. 
                        (601)605-2786 / www.mcsb.us
                        Marches, Leroy Anderson, music from Les Miserables,
                        Pushing Westward from David Miller's American Frontier 
                        Suites, and much more.

  FEB  21, 2010  (Sun)  RONNIE WHITE at the TEMPLE THEATRE in MERIDIAN,
  THEATRE ORGAN         2:00 P.M. Free. www.mcatos.org

  FEB  21, 2010  (Sun)  The METROPOLITAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA at ST. ANDREW'S
  CHAMBER               EPISCOPAL CL, 3:00 P.M. Free. LloydETurner@aol.com 
                        Music of Dittersdorf, Hanson, & Donizetti.

  FEB  22, 2010  (Mon)  SARAH POPE & CHRISTOPHER RAY at MC's AVEN HALL
  SOPRANO/PIANO         in CLINTON, 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  FEB 22-23, 2010       W. Kessler presents GROOVALOO at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  BROADWAY              (Mon-Tue). Tickets: (601)981-1847, or Ticketmaster.com

  FEB  23, 2010  (Tue)  MC's SYMPHONIC WINDS at SWOR AUD in CLINTON,
  WINDS                 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  FEB  24, 2010  (Wed)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Verdi's
  OPERA                 SIMON BOCCANEGRA (encore) on-screen at TINSELTOWN 
                        in PEARL, 6:30 P.M. Tickets at door.

  FEB  26, 2010  (Fri)  ANN SCHEIN at USM's BENNETT AUD in HATTIESBURG,
  PIANO                 7:30 P.M. Tickets: www.southernmisstickets.com
                        or (601)266-5418 / (800)844-8425.
                        Music of Chopin & Schumann.

  FEB  27, 2010  (Sat)  The MSO at MARA HALL, with ANA CATALINA RAMIREZ
  ORCH/CLARINET         CASTRILLO, 7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)960-1565.
                        Music of Liszt, Weber, & Sibelius.

  FEB 27-28, 2010       TOO MANY SOPRANOS at MC's AVEN HALL in CLINTON, 
  OPERA                 7:00 P.M. (Sat); 2:30 P.M. (Sun) Free. (601)925-3440.

  FEB  28, 2010  (Sun)  DIXIELAND JAZZ, SWING, & DANCE MUSIC at the 
  JAZZ                  COLONIAL COUNTRY CLUB, 3:00-6:00 P.M.
                        Tickets: jdelberto@aol.com. (601)956-8521.
                        Sponsor: New Bourbon Street Jazz Society.

  FEB  28, 2010  (Sun)  JEFF McLELLAND at BLUFF PARK U METHODIST C
  ORGAN                 in BIRMINGHAM, AL. 4:00 P.M. Free. www.ipc-usa.org

  MAR   1, 2010  (Mon)  ARTISTS TBA at MILLSAPS, 3:00 P.M. Free. 
  CHAMBER               (601)974-1422.

  MAR   2, 2010  (Tue)  COLMAN PEARCE at MILLSAPS, 7:00 P.M.
  COMPOSER              Tickets: (601)960-1565. MSO benefit.

  MAR 3-6, 2010         BELHAVEN U SENIOR DANCE STUDENTS at the BITSY
  DANCE                 IRBY DANCE CTR (Studio Theatre), 7:30 P.M. 
                        (Wed-Sat). Tickets: (601)965-7026.

  MAR   4, 2010  (Thu)  MC's SYMPHONIC WINDS at SWOR AUD in CLINTON,
  WINDS                 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  MAR 4-6, 2010         "YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN", at the
  MUSICAL THEATRE       BELHAVEN U STUDENT CTR DINING COMMONS, 7:30 P.M.
                        (Thu-Sat). Tickets: (601)974-6494. Dessert available
                        during intermission. 
 
 MAR   6, 2010  (Sat)  The STARKVILLE-MSU SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA at MSU's
  ORCH                  LEE HALL AUD in STARKVILLE, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Free. (662)325-3070. Music of Schuman, Copland,
                        Barber, Williams, and Gould.

  MAR   7, 2010  (Sun)  The MS METROPOLITAN BALLET at MARA HALL
  BALLET                2:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)853-4508 /
                        www.msmetroballet.com Alice in Wonderland.

  MAR   7, 2010  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C, 5:00 P.M.
  CHORAL/ORGAN          Free. (601)982-4880. Service: Herbert Murrill in E
  CHAMBER               Recital: MARTA SZLUBOWSKA (violin), ALEXANDER
                        RUSSAKOVSKY (cello), & LYNN RALEY (piano).
                        Music of Ravel (Trio in a)

  MAR   7, 2010  (Sun)  YVES CASTAGNET at ST. LOUIS CATHEDRAL in NEW ORLEANS,
  ORGAN                 LA, 6:00 P.M. Free. (504)525-9585 x35 or x21.
                        Music includes Dupre's "Le Chemin de la Croix",
                        including a recitation of Paul Claudel's "The Way 
                        of the Cross" by actor Mikko Macchione (in English
                        translation by John Dunaway).

  MAR   9, 2010  (Tue)  THOMAS LOWE & JOHN PAUL at the MS MUSEUM of ART, 
  VIOLIN/PIANO          5:45 P.M.  Free. (601)354-1535. Wine & Hor D'euvres
                        at 5:15 P.M. Music in the City - Beethoven Sonata
                        Series - Sonata #1 in D Major, Op. 12 #1.

  MAR   9, 2010  (Tue)  The FURMAN U CHOIR at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C, 7:00 P.M.
  CHORAL                Free. (601)353-8316.

  MAR   9, 2010  (Tue)  ANNA BULKIVA, THE WIDEMAN PIANO COMPETITION
  PIANO                 WINNER, at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)974-1422. 
                        Bell Concert Series.

  MAR   9, 2010  (Tue)  The BELHAVEN U COMPOSERS FORUM at the ARTS CTR 
  CHAMBER               AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494.
.
  MAR  10, 2010  (Wed)  The MACDOWELL MUSIC CLUB at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C,
  CLASSICAL             10:00 A.M. Free. (601)981-0819.

  MAR  11, 2010  (Thu)  THE BOSTON CAMERATA presents LE ROMAN DE FAUVEL
  CHAMBER/MA'AM         at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M. (601)594-5584 
                        info@ancientmusic.org Based on a 13th century 
                        French manuscript. Instrumental & vocal. 

  MAR  20, 2010  (Sat)  EDWARD GROTKOWSKI at WESTMINSTER PRESBYTERIAN C
  ORGAN                 in GULFPORT, MS, 7:00 P.M. Free. (228)864-3143.
                        50th Anniversary celebration. Wicks organ (29r).

  MAR  21, 2010  (Sun)  DAVID LAMB at ST. THERESA of AVILA CATHOLIC C
  ORGAN                 in NEW ORLEANS, LA, 3:00 P.M. 
                        Details: rachelen@bellsouth.net / (504)899-1139
                        Church at 1404 Erato St. Music of Bach, Mendelssohn, 
                        Bedard, Guilmant, and others. Organ by Jardine (1870). 
                        The New Orleans Chapter, The Organ Historical Society.

  MAR  21, 2010  (Sun)  WALT STRONY at 1ST-TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN C in
  ORGAN                 LAUREL, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)428-8491.

  MAR  27, 2010  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Thomas'
  OPERA                 HAMLET (live) on-screen at TINSELTOWN in 
                        PEARL, 12:00 P.M. Tickets at door.

  MAR  27, 2010  (Sat)  The MSO at MARA HALL, with the MS CHORUS and MILLSAPS
  ORCH/CHORAL           SINGERS, 7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1565. 
                        Music of Mahler (Resurrection Symphony)

  MAR  28, 2010  (Sun)  DIXIELAND JAZZ, SWING, & DANCE MUSIC at the 
  JAZZ                  COLONIAL COUNTRY CLUB, 3:00-6:00 P.M.
                        Tickets: jdelberto@aol.com. (601)956-8521.
                        Sponsor: New Bourbon Street Jazz Society.

  MAR  28, 2010  (Sun)  The TOUGALOO COLLEGE CHOIR in WOODWORTH CHAPEL,
  CHORAL                4:00 P.M. Free. (601)977-7885.

  MAR  28, 2010  (Sun)  The RUST COLLEGE A CAPELLA CHOIR at ANDERSON
  CHORAL                U METHODIST C, 4:00 P.M. Tickets:(601)982-3997

  MAR  29, 2010  (Mon)  JOHN PAUL at ST ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 12:05 P.M.
  HARPSICHORD           Free. (601)354-1535. A musical meditation for Holy Week
                        J.S.  Bach's Partita 2 in C Minor BWV 826.
 
  MAR  31, 2010  (Wed)  SANDRA POLANSKI at the MUNICIPAL ART GALLERY,
  PIANO                 10:00 A.M. Free. (601)981-0819. Music of Brahms,
                        Gottschalk, Bonds, Barber & Farwell. Sponsor:
                        Past Presidents Assembly of MS Fed'n of Music Clubs

  MAR  31, 2010  (Wed)  The ST ANDREW'S CL CHOIR at the CATHEDRAL, 12:05 P.M.
  CHORAL/ORCH           Free. (601)354-1535. Vaughan-Williams' Mass in g minor,
                        and works by Byrd & Poulenc.
 
  APR   5, 2010  (Mon)  ARTISTS TBA at MILLSAPS, 3:00 P.M. Free. 
  CHAMBER               (601)974-1422.

  APR   3, 2010  (Sat)  The MS COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC BAND at the BELHAVEN 
  BAND                  COLLEGE ARTS CTR AUD, 7:00 P.M.
                        Free. (601)605-2786 / www.mcsb.us
                        Music from America, Norway, South of the Border,
                        Disneyland, Gold Rush Days (from David Miller's 
                        American Frontier Suites), and much more.

  APR   5, 2010  (Mon)  AMIR GWIRTZMAN at the SCHF AUD in VICKSBURG
  GUITAR                12:00 NOON. Tickets: (601)631-2997.
  
  APR   6, 2010  (Tue)  HYMN FESTIVAL at MC's PROVINE CHAPEL in CLINTON,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          3:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

******************************RESCHEDULED TO APR 8****************
* APR   6, 2010  (Tue)  JADE SIMMONS at the MS MUSEUM of ART     *
******************************************************************

  APR   8, 2010  (Thu)  IMPROMPTU PIANO QUARTET at ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL
  CHAMBER               C, MERIDIAN. 12 NOON. Free. (601)956-5788. 
                        STEPHEN REDFIELD, violin; HSIAOPEI LEE, viola;
                        ALEXANDER RUSSAKOVSKY, cello; THERESA SANCHEZ,
                        piano.

  APR   8, 2010  (Thu)  JADE SIMMONS at the MS MUSEUM of ART, 5:45 P.M.      
  PIANO                 Free. (601)354-1535. Wine & Hor D'euvres at 5:15 P.M.
                        Music in the City series. AV presentation: painting  
                        by Kandinski, music by Scriabin                      

  APR   9, 2010  (Fri)  The BELHAVEN U STRING ORCHESTRA at the ARTS
  STRINGS               CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. Music 
  CHAMBER               of Dag Wiren (Serenade, Op. 11) & Grieg 
                        (Holberg Suite).

  APR 9-10, 2010        BELHAVEN U DANCE FACULTY at the BITSY IRBY DANCE 
  DANCE                 CTR, 7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat); Tickets: (601)965-7026. 
                        See also APR 15-17.

  APR  10, 2010  (Sat)  The MS ALL-STATE STRING ORCHESTRA at the 
  STRINGS               BELHAVEN U ARTS CTR AUD, 3:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)974-6494.

  APR  10, 2010  (Sat)  JADE SIMMONS and the MSO STRING QUARTET
  PIANO/CHAMBER         in TOUGALOO COLLEGE'S WOODWORTH CHAPEL, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Tickets: (601)960-1565. Brahms' Piano Quintet.

  APR  11, 2010  (Sun)  JAMES SCLATER: 40 YEARS OF MUSIC, at MC's PROVINE
  CLASSICAL             CHAPEL in CLINTON, 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.
                        Friends, colleagues, and students perform Sclater's
                        compositions. Reception in Anderson Hall afterward.

  APR  12, 2010  (Mon)  CONTINUUM PIANO DUO at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M.
  PIANOx2               Tickets: (601)974-1422 (Bell Concert Series).
                        New music, with JOEL SACHS and CHERYL SELTZER.
    
  APR  13, 2010  (Tue)  MASTERCLASS with CONTINUUM PIANO DUO at MILLSAPS, 
  PIANOx2               9:00 A.M. Free admission: (601)974-1422
                        New music, with JOEL SACHS and CHERYL SELTZER.

  APR  13, 2010  (Tue)  WOMEN'S CHAMBER CHOIR, MEN'S GLEE CLUB, & MIXED
  CHORAL                COMPANY at MC's PROVINE CHAPEL in CLINTON, 7:30 P.M.
                        Free. (601)925-3440.

  APR  13, 2010  (Tue)  The BELHAVEN U & JACKSON COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC
  BAND                  BAND at the ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. 
                        (601)974-6494. Jazz & Percussion ensembles.

  APR  14, 2010  (Wed)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Thomas'
  OPERA                 HAMLET (encore) on-screen at TINSELTOWN in 
                        PEARL, 6:30 P.M. Tickets at door.

  APR 15-17, 2010       BELHAVEN U DANCE FACULTY at the BITSY IRBY 
  DANCE                 DANCE CTR, 11:00 A.M. (Thu) & 7:30 P.M. 
                        (Fri-Sat); Tickets: (601)965-7026. 
                        (See also APR 9-10)

  APR  16, 2010  (Fri)  THE MILLSAPS SINGERS on campus, 7:30 P.M. 
  CHORAL/ORCH           Free (donations accepted). (601)974-1422.

  APR  17, 2010  (Sat)  MS OPERA presents Strauss' "Die Fledermaus" 
  OPERA                 at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)960-2300 / (601)960-1526(fax)
                        www.msopera.org / info@msopera.org
                        NOTE: Free student matinee on APRIL 16.

  APR  17, 2010  (Sat)  The BELHAVEN U GUITAR ENSEMBLE at the ARTS 
  GUITAR                CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494.

  APR  18, 2010  (Sun)  SYMPHONIC WINDS, directed by CRAIG YOUNG, at MC's
  WINDS                 SWOR AUD in CLINTON, 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  APR  20, 2010  (Tue)  JAZZ BAND, Directed by WAYNE LINEHAN, at MC's 
  JAZZ                  AVEN HALL in CLINTON, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  APR  20, 2010  (Tue)  THE BEST OF BELHAVEN (U) at the ARTS CTR AUD,
  CHAMBER               7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. 

  APR  22, 2010  (Thu)  THE MERIDIAN COMMUNITY COLLEGE CHORUS at ST. 
  CHORAL                PAUL'S EPISCOPAL C, MERIDIAN, 12 NOON.
                        Free. (601)679-8288. TAMMY MILES, Director.

  APR  22, 2010  (Thu)  JAZZ, ART & FRIENDS, with RAPHAEL SEMMES, at the MS
  JAZZ                  MUSEUM OF ART, 5:30-8:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1515.

  APR  22, 2010  (Thu)  MIXED COMPANY, directed by CAROL JOY SPARKMAN, at
  JAZZ                  MC's AVEN HALL in CLINTON, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Details: (601)925-3440. Jazz Spring Fling II.

  APR  22, 2010  (Thu)  NOBUYUKI TSUJII and the MSO at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M.
  PIANO/ORCH            Tickets: (601)960-1565 / msorchestra.com
                        MSO Benefit. Music of Chopin, including the
                        Piano Concerto #1

  APR 23-24, 2010       DOXA at the BELHAVEN U BITSY IRBY DANCE CTR,
  DANCE                 7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat). Tickets: (601)974-6494. 

  APR  24, 2010  (Sat)  The BELHAVEN U CHOIRS and JACKSON COMMUNITY
  CHORAL/ORCH           SYMPHONIC ORCHESTRA at the ARTS CTR AUD, 
                        7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. Includes music
                        of MARK HAYES ("Te Deum"), HAYDN ("Te Deum"
                        No. 2 in C), ANDREW SAUERWEIN (Psalm 29), and
                        others. 

  APR  25, 2010  (Sun)  The MS YOUTH SYMPHONY ORCH at JSU'S HALL MUSIC
  CHAMBER               CTR, 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)956-0379. 

  APR  25, 2010  (Sun)  DIXIELAND JAZZ, SWING, & DANCE MUSIC at the 
  JAZZ                  COLONIAL COUNTRY CLUB, 3:00-6:00 P.M.
                        Tickets: jdelberto@aol.com. (601)956-8521.
                        Sponsor: New Bourbon Street Jazz Society.

  APR  25, 2010  (Sun)  THE MC SINGERS directed by JAMIE MEADERS at 
  CHORAL                NORTHSIDE BAPTIST C in CLINTON, 7:00 P.M.
                        Free. (601)925-3440.

  APR  27, 2010  (Tue)  JAMES MARTIN at MILLSAPS, 7:00 P.M., with LYNN
  BARITONE              RALEY, piano; MICHAEL REINHARD, guitar; & ERIC 
                        GRIFFIN, drums. Tickets: (601)974-1130.  
                        American Songbook, Cabaret Style.

  APR  27, 2010  (Tue)  HERNDON SPILLMAN and the JSU CONCERT CHORALE           
  ORGAN/CHORAL          at NORTHMINSTER BAPTIST C, 7:30 P.M.          
                        Free. (601)362-3235.
                        AGO 24th Annual Choral-Organ Festival.        

  APR  27, 2919  (Tue)  The JACKSON CHORAL SOCIETY at BROADMEADOW
  CHORAL                U. METHODIST C, 7:30 P.M. Details: (601)898-9609
                        Music of K. Lee Scott (Requiem, composer in
                        attendance).

  APR 27-28, 2010       W. Kessler presents CATS at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. 
  BROADWAY              (Tue-Wed). Tickets: (601)981-1847, or Ticketmaster.com

  APR  29, 2010  (Thu)  The USM WIND ENSEMBLE at MANNONI CTR on campus
  WINDS                 in HATTIESBURG, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)266-5418.
                        Music of JAMES SCLATER: Concerto for Piano and
                        Winds (premiere performance) with ELIZABETH MOAK,
                        piano, and TOM FRASCHILLO, conductor. Also music
                        of Schoenberg, Rodrigo, Dahl, Spark, and Sousa.

  MAY   1, 2010  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Rossini's
  OPERA                 ARMIDA (live) on-screen at TINSELTOWN in 
                        PEARL, 12:00 P.M. Tickets at door.

  MAY   1, 2010  (Sat)  The MS GIRLCHOIR at GALLOWAY U METHODIST C, 5:00 P.M.
  CHORAL                Tickets: (601)981-9863

  MAY   1, 2010  (Sat)  BALLET MISSISSIPPI at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. 
  BALLET                Tickets: (601)960-1560 / www.balletms.com

  MAY   2, 2010  (Sun)  The METROPOLITAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA at ST. ANDREW'S 
  CHAMBER               EPISCOPAL CL, 3:00 P.M. Free. kdedeaux@gmail.com.
                        Music of Dvorak & Mahler, with VIOLA DACUS, soprano.

  MAY   2, 2010  (Sun)  BALLET MISSISIPPI at MARA HALL, 3:00 P.M.
  BALLET                Tickets: (601)960-1560.

  MAY   6, 2010  (Thu)  The MS CHORUS at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  CHORAL                Details: (601)278-3351 / www.mschorus.org
                        Colére: Exploring culture through rhythm, with 
                        a mass high school choir & media show.

  MAY   6, 2010  (Thu)  JOEL TREYBIG & POLLY BRECHT at ST. PAUL'S 
  TRUMPET/ORGAN         EPISCOPAL C, MERIDIAN, 12 NOON.
                        Free. (601)679-8288.

  MAY   7, 2010  (Fri)  The MSO at the OLD TRACE PARK, 7:30 P.M.
  POPS                  Tickets:(601)960-1565. Pepsi Pops, with fireworks.

  MAY  11, 2010  (Tue)  CHERYL COKER at the MS MUSEUM of ART, 5:45 P.M. 
  SOPRANO               Free. (601)354-1535. Wine & Hor D'euvres at 5:15 P.M.
                        Music in the City series.
                        
  MAY  16, 2010  (Sun)  JOSE ENRIQUE AYARRA-JARNE at ST. LOUIS CATHEDRAL 
  ORGAN                 in NEW ORLEANS,LA, 6:00 P.M. Free.
                        (504)525-9585 x35 or x21. Music of Bach, Handel, 
                        Franck, Guridi, Castillo, and Lefebure-wely.

  MAY  19, 2010  (Wed)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Rossini's
  OPERA                 ARMIDA (encore) on-screen at TINSELTOWN in 
                        PEARL, 6:30 P.M. Tickets at door.

  MAY  20, 2010  (Thu)  CAREY SMITH & FRIENDS at ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL C,
  JAZZ                  MERIDIAN, 12 NOON. Free. (601)679-8288. 

  MAY  20, 2010  (Thu)  RACHEL HEARD and LYNN RALEY at ST. PHILIP'S 
  FORTEPIANO/           EPISCOPAL C, 6:30 P.M. Free. (601)956-5788.
  PIANO 4 hands         Music of Mozart & Schubert.

  MAY  20, 2010  (Thu)  The GALLOWAY U METHODIST C CHOIR & the MSO present
  CHORAL/ORCH           Mozart's Mass in c Minor at the church, 7:00 P.M.
                        Free. (601)960-8475. Soloists include Bethany Ammon,
                        Anna MacDonald, Cheryl Coker, Chrissy Hrivnak,
                        Mary Virginia Norris, J.J. Coker, & Bob Ridgeway.

  MAY  22, 2010  (Sat)  The MS COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC BAND at the BELHAVEN U
  BAND                  ARTS CTR AUD, 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)605-2786 /
                        www.mcsb.us Music includes the Poet & Peasant
                        Overture, They Led My Lord Away, Gilbert &
                        Sullivan Melodies, & much more.

  MAY  24, 2010  (Mon)  The MS CHORUS CHAMBER SINGERS at TOUGALOO COLLEGE'S
  CHORAL                WOODWORTH CHAPEL, 6:30 P.M. Free. (601)979-2882/
                        (366)324-6485. Music of Tallis, Mulholland, Rutter,
                        and others. Directed by Harlan Zackery. Love songs
                        for a spring evening.

  MAY  25, 2010  (Tue)  The MS WIND SYMPHONY at MC's SWOR AUD in CLINTON,
  WINDS                 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440. Music of Samuel
                        Barber, Jaromir Weinberger, Percy Grainger, Robert 
                        Russell Bennett, and Leonard Bernstein.

  MAY 26-JUN 7, 2010    BREAKING UP IS HARD TO DO at NEW STAGE THEATRE. 
  MUSICAL               Times, Days, & Tickets: (601)948-3531/3533
                        / www.newstagetheatre.com Music of Neil Sedaka.

  MAY  27, 2010  (Thu)  JAZZ, ART & FRIENDS, with ADIBE OWENS-SABIR at the MS
  JAZZ                  MUSEUM OF ART, 5:30-8:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1515.

  MAY  30, 2010  (Sun)  DIXIELAND JAZZ, SWING, & DANCE MUSIC at the 
  JAZZ                  COLONIAL COUNTRY CLUB, 3:00-6:00 P.M.
                        Tickets: jdelberto@aol.com. (601)956-8521.
                        Sponsor: New Bourbon Street Jazz Society.

  MAY  31, 2010  (Mon)  The AMERICAN WIND SYMPHONY at the CITY WATERFRONT
  WINDS                 in VICKSBURG, 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)634-0163.

  JUN   5, 2010  (Sun)  The MS BOYCHOIR & ALUMNI CHORUS at GALLOWAY U 
  CHORAL/JAZZ           METHODIST C FELLOWSHIP CTR, with the TOMMY SCIPLE 
                        TRIO, 5:00 P.M. Tickets: www.mississippiboychoir.org
                        (601)366-0579 Includes dinner. Please reserve by 
                        May 25, 2010.

  JUN   7, 2010  (Mon)  DANIEL KELLY & KAY GUILES at TRINITY EPISCOPAL C
  TRUMPET & ORGAN       in HATTIESBURG, 4:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)296-7475. www.festivalsouth.org

  JUN   8, 2010  (Tue)  SIBYL CHILD, DEBORAH FELDMAN, & JOHN PAUL at the
  OPERA                 MS MUSEUM of ART, 5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. 
                        Wine & Hor D'euvres at 5:15 P.M.
                        Music in the City series. Operatic duets.

  JUN 12-27, 2010       The INTERNATIONAL BALLET COMPETITION at MARA HALL,
  BALLET                Saturday June 12 through Sunday June 27. Tickets and
                        details: (601)973-9249 / www.usaibc.com

  JUN  13, 2010  (Sun)  SAM PORTER at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C in HATTIESBURG, 
  ORGAN                 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)296-7475. www.festivalsouth.org

  JUN  20, 2010  (Sun)  JULIA KIRK & FAMILY (including MARTA SZLUBOWSKA-KIRK)
  VIOLIN/CHAMBER        at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C PARISH HALL, 3:00 P.M. 
                        Free; donations accepted. (601)982-4880

  JUN  20, 2010  (Sun)  The RALEIGH RINGERS at 1st U METHODIST C in
  HANDBELLS             GULFPORT, 4:00 P.M. Tickets: (228)863-0047.
                        Kathleen@fumc-gulfport.org Classics to rock
                        on 7 octaves of handbells.
                       
  JUN  22, 2010  (Tue)  The MS WIND SYMPHONY at the RIDGELAND HIGH SCH AUD,
  WINDS                 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.
                        Music of JAMES SCLATER: Concerto for Piano and
                        Winds with ANGELA WILLOUGHBY, piano, and CRAIG
                        YOUNG, conductor. Also music by Shostakovich,
                        Walton, and Nehlybel.

  JUL  13, 2010  (Tue)  SANDRA POLANSKI at the MS MUSEUM of ART, 5:45 P.M. 
  PIANO                 Free. (601)354-1535. Wine & Hor D'euvres at 5:15 P.M.
                        Music in the City series.
 
  JUL  22, 2010  (Thu)  The GREAT PASCHAL VESPERS at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          5:30 P.M. Free. (601)956-5788. Participants of the MS
                        Conference on Church Music & Liturgy will be the choir,
                        using the propers for the Feast of Mary Magdalene.

  JUL  29, 2010  (Thu)  JAZZ, ART & FRIENDS, with WILL THOMPSON at the MS
  JAZZ                  MUSEUM OF ART, 5:30-8:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-1515.

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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 & MSYO=MS Symphony & 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
the Continuo Calendar, please send E-mail to gag1391@aol.com

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
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SEP 10, 2010 (Fri) RICHARD ELLIOTT at 1ST-TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN C in ORGAN LAUREL, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)428-8491. NOV 7, 2010 (Sun) DERRICK MEADOR at 1ST-TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN C in ORGAN LAUREL, 4:30 P.M. Free. (601)428-8491 (with gumbo dinner & Joe Simon's Jazz following; call for tickets & details). FEB 11, 2011 (Fri) The CAPITAL BRASS at 1ST-TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN C in BRASS LAUREL, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)428-8491. APR 29, 2011 (Fri) ROBERT BATES at 1ST-TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN C in ORGAN LAUREL, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)428-8491. ****************************************************************************** OCT 9, 2009 (Fri) NICOLAS (fiddle) & JULIA (vocal/piano) BLAKE and CELTIC/FOLK REED BISHOP at the SCHF AUD in VICKSBURG, 12:00 NOON. Details: (601)631-2997. Classics in the Courtyard OCT 16, 2009 (Fri) MARIA ADONA & JIM ROBINSON at the SCHF AUD VOCAL/PIANO in VICKSBURG, 12:00 NOON. POPS Details: (601)631-2997. Classics in the Courtyard. OCT 23, 2009 (Fri) LEE H. ABRAHAM & The BOONE BROTHERS at the SCHF AUD POPS FAVORITES in VICKSBURG, 12:00 NOON. Details: (601)631-2997. Classics in the Courtyard. OCT 30, 2009 (Fri) PATRICK SMITH at the SCHF AUD in VICKSBURG, BLUES & ROCK 12:00 NOON. Details: (601)631-2997. Classics in the Courtyard. ***************************************************************************** OCT 3, 2009 (Sat) The BELHAVEN COLLEGE DANCE FACULTY, ALUMNI, DANCE & other local artists at the BITSY IRBY DANCE CTR, 7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)974-6494. OCT 15, 2009 (Thu) HSIAOPEI LEE & VICTORIA SCHWARTZMAN at the BELHAVEN VIOLA/PIANO COLLEGE ARTS CTR RECITAL ROOM, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. OCT 17, 2009 (Sat) The BELHAVEN COLLEGE COMPOSER'S FORUM & DANCE DEPT CHAMBER/DANCE on campus at the ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. OCT 22, 2009 (Thu) KEN WALDMAN at BELHAVEN COLLEGE'S BARBER AUD, FOLK/FIDDLE 7:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)965-7044. NOV 7, 2009 (Sat) (I) The BELHAVEN COLLEGE CHAMBER ORCHESTRA, CHAMBER (II) with the JACKSON COMMUNITY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA on campus at the ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. (I) Sauerwein's "The Landing" and "Sinfonia" from Shostakovich's String Quartet no. 8 op. 110 and (II) Tschaikovsky's Symphony no. 4. NOV 13-14, 2009 The BELHAVEN COLLEGE DANCE ENSEMBLE at the DANCE BITSY IRBY DANCE CTR, 7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat). Tickets:(601)974-6494. See also NOV 19-21. NOV 19-21, 2009 The BELHAVEN COLLEGE DANCE ENSEMBLE at the BITSY DANCE IRBY DANCE CTR, 11:00 A.M. (Thu); 7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat). Tickets:(601)974-6494. NOV 21, 2009 (Sat) The BELHAVEN COLLEGE CHORAL ENSEMBLES at the CHORAL ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. Music of Handel, Britten, Stanford, Mathias, & Rutter, plus British madrigals NOV 23, 2009 (Mon) THE BEST OF BELHAVEN at the college's ARTS CTR AUD, CHAMBER 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. DEC 2-3, 2009 DOXA at BELHAVEN'S BITSY IRBY DANCE CTR, 7:30 P.M. DANCE (Wed-Thu). Tickets: (601)974-6494. DEC 4-5, 2009 The SINGING CHRISTMAS TREE at BELHAVEN COLLEGE'S CHORAL SOCCER BOWL, 7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat). Free. (601)974-6494. JAN 26, 2010 (Tue) CAROLYN & STEPHEN SACHS, and the BELHAVEN PIANO CHAMBER TRIO (STEPHEN SACHS, SONG XIE, & BENNETT RANDMAN) at the BELHAVEN U ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)974-6494. Music of Dvorak & Sarasate. FEB 6, 2010 (Sat) The BELHAVEN U ORCHESTRA at the ARTS CTR AUD, POPS 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. Movie music. FEB 9, 2010 (Tue) TIM HOLLEY at the BELHAVEN U ARTS CTR AUD, CELLO 7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)974-6494. Music of ANDREW SAUERWEIN ("A Darkened Glass"). FEB 11, 2010 (Thu) The JACKSON PUBLIC SCHOOL ALL-CITY HONORS BAND BAND at the BELHAVEN U ARTS CTR AUD, 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. FEB 12-13, 2010 The BELHAVEN U DANCE MINISTRY ENSEMBLE at the DANCE BITSY IRBY DANCE CTR, 7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat). Tickets: (601)965-7026. MAR 3-6, 2010 BELHAVEN U SENIOR DANCE STUDENTS at the BITSY DANCE IRBY DANCE CTR (Studio Theatre), 7:30 P.M. (Wed-Sat). Tickets: (601)965-7026. MAR 4-6, 2010 "YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN", at the MUSICAL THEATRE BELHAVEN U STUDENT CTR DINING COMMONS, 7:30 P.M. (Thu-Sat). Tickets: (601)974-6494. Dessert available during intermission. MAR 9, 2010 (Tue) The BELHAVEN U COMPOSERS FORUM at the ARTS CTR CHAMBER AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. . APR 9, 2010 (Fri) The BELHAVEN U STRING ORCHESTRA at the ARTS STRINGS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. Music CHAMBER of Dag Wiren (Serenade, Op. 11) & Grieg (Holberg Suite). APR 9-10, 2010 BELHAVEN U DANCE FACULTY at the BITSY IRBY DANCE DANCE CTR, 7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat); Tickets: (601)965-7026. See also APR 15-17. APR 10, 2010 (Sat) The MS ALL-STATE STRING ORCHESTRA at the STRINGS BELHAVEN U ARTS CTR AUD, 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. APR 13, 2010 (Tue) The BELHAVEN U & JACKSON COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC BAND BAND at the ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. Jazz & Percussion ensembles. APR 15-17, 2010 BELHAVEN U DANCE FACULTY at the BITSY IRBY DANCE DANCE CTR, 11:00 A.M. (Thu) & 7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat); Tickets: (601)965-7026. (See also APR 9-10) APR 17, 2010 (Sat) The BELHAVEN U GUITAR ENSEMBLE at the ARTS GUITAR CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. APR 20, 2010 (Tue) THE BEST OF BELHAVEN (U) at the ARTS CTR AUD, CHAMBER 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. APR 23-24, 2010 DOXA at the BELHAVEN U BITSY IRBY DANCE CTR, DANCE 7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat). Tickets: (601)974-6494. APR 24, 2010 (Sat) The BELHAVEN U CHOIRS and JACKSON COMMUNITY CHORAL/ORCH SYMPHONIC ORCHESTRA at the ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. Includes music of MARK HAYES ("Te Deum"), HAYDN ("Te Deum" No. 2 in C), ANDREW SAUERWEIN (Psalm 29), and others.