THE JACKSON CHAPTER OF
                 THE AMERICAN GUILD OF ORGANISTS

                       WE THANK OUR SPONSORS:

                 THE MISSISSIPPI ARTS COMMISSION
           THE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF GREATER JACKSON
                       OUR MANY CONTRIBUTORS

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

************************The 2014 - 2015 Season*******************************

  AUG   2, 2014  (Sat)  The MS CHORUS at the JACKSON TRAIN STATION
  CHORAL                (300 W Capitol St), 6:00-8:30 P.M.
                        Details: Click here Whistle Stop Cabaret.

  AUG   5, 2014  (Tue)  KENNETH GRAVES & JOHN PAUL at the MS MUSEUM of ART, 
  CLARINET/PIANO        5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Wine at 5:15 P.M. 
                        Music in the City series. Music of Brahms 
                        (Sonata for Clarinet & Piano in f minor.).

  AUG  10, 2014  (Sun)  VIOLA DACUS & CAROL JOY SPARKMAN at ST. MARY'S 
  SOPRANO/PIANO         EPISCOPAL C in BOLTON, 
                        4:00 P.M. Free. (601)842-5683. Celebration of
                        Feast Day: St. Mary, Blessed Mother of Jesus.

  AUG  17, 2014  (Sun)  The MARTA SZLUBOWSKA ENSEMBLE at FONDREN
  STRINGS/              PRESBYTERIAN C, 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)982-3232.
  ACCORDION             Honoring Judy Sclater, Fondren's organist
                        since 1987. Music of Bartok, Kreisler, Vivaldi, 
                        Monti, Gade, Gershwin, Poltoratsky, Guglielmi 
                        and Villoldo, including tangos and gypsy &
                        folk music from around the world.

  AUG  20, 2014  (Wed)  ALL SONS & DAUGHTERS at CHRIST U METHODIST C,
  FOLK                  7:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)228-0039.

  AUG  21, 2014  (Thu)  FRED KNOBLOCH, JAREKUS SINGLETON BAND, JAMES MARTIN,
  JAZZ to               & the BARRY LEACH GROUP in FOWLER HALL at ST. JAMES'
  CLASSICS              EPISCOPAL C, 6:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)353-1038.
                        "Saving Grace" - Grace House Benefit. 
                        www.gracehousems.org

  AUG 23-24, 2014       86TH ANNUAL SACRED HARP SINGING CONVENTION
  SACRED HARP           at the ANTIOCH PRIMITIVE BAPTIST C* in
                        FOREST, MS, 10 AM - 3 PM (Sat-Sun). Free.
                        (601)940-1612. Dinner on the grounds.
                        *7031 Hwy 21 N
                        
  AUG  23, 2014  (Sat)  The MS COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC BAND at CHRIST U
  BAND                  METHODIST C, 7:00 P.M. Free.
                        (601)605-2786 / www.mcsb.us

  AUG  24, 2014  (Sun)  TOM HOEHN at the TEMPLE THEATRE in MERIDIAN,
  ORGAN/MOVIES          2:00 P.M. Free. evans@netdoor.com. Features:
                        "COPS" with Buster Keaton, and "A Woman"
                        with Charlie Chaplin. Benefit for maintenance
                        of the Mighty Morton Theatre Organ.
                        The Magnolia Theatre Organ Society.

  AUG  24, 2014  (Sun)  MANDY MANGRUM & CELIA LUMBERIS at CROSSGATES
  HARP/PIANO            U METHODIST C in BRANDON, 3:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)825-8677..

  AUG  30, 2014  (Sat)  TIM DAIL at BELHAVEN U's ARTS CTR AUD,
  PIANO                 7:30 P.M. Details: (601)974-6494.

  SEP   2, 2014  (Tue)  CHRISTOPHER HOULIHAN at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C,
  ORGAN                 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)362-3235. American
                        Guild of Organists.

  SEP   5, 2014  (Fri)  The MARTA SZLUBOWSKA ENSEMBLE in AVEN HALL, 
  CHAMBER               7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)925-3440. The James S. 
                        Sclater Chamber Music Series I.

  SEP 5-7, 2014         The CELTIC FEST at the MS AGRICULTURAL MUSEUM,
  CELTIC                Fri-Sun. Times & Tickets:
                        http://www.celticfestms.org/info.htm
                        
  SEPT  7, 2014  (Sun)  ELIZABETH MOAK in USM'S MARSH AUDITORIUM in 
  PIANO                 HATTIESBURG, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)266-6949. 
                        Harvest Moon: Beethoven's Moonlight Sonata 
                        and more.  

  SEP   7, 2014  (Sun)  SAMUEL PORTER at the 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C in
  ORGAN                 HATTIESBURG, 6:00 P.M. Free. Details:
                        cathedralsam@hotmail.com 75th birthday
                        recital (65 years in music ministry).

  SEP   8, 2014  (Mon)  The HUB CITY PLAYERS present LAUGH OUT LOUD
  OPERA                 at DULING HALL, 6:30 P.M. 
                        Tickets: (601)960-2300. MS Opera.

  SEP   9, 2014  (Tue)  AUSRA JASINEVICIUTE & JOHN PAUL at the MS 
  VIOLA/PIANO           MUSEUM of ART, 5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. 
                        Wine at 5:15 P.M. Music in the City series. 
                        Music of Brahms (Sonata for Viola & Piano 
                        in f minor.)

  SEP  14, 2014  (Sun)  The HINDS CC (Utica campus) JUBILEE SINGERS,
  CHORAL                BOBBY COOPER, director, at ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL 
                        C in BOLTON, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)842-5683.
                        Homecoming Eucharist. 

  SEP  15, 2014  (Mon)  ROBBIE BAINES at MS COLLEGE'S AVEN HALL
  PIANO                 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  SEP  15, 2014  (Mon)  MILLSAPS MUSIC FACULTY ON CAMPUS, 8:00 P.M.
  CHAMBER               Free. (601)974-1422

  SEP  18, 2013  (Thu)  The MSO at the CEDARS in FONDREN, 7:00 P.M.
  ORCH                  Details: (601)981-9606 / 960-1565.

  SEP 18-21, 2014       SOUTH PACIFIC in MC's AVEN HALL, 7:00 P.M. 
  MUSICAL               (Thu-Sat) and 2:00 P.M. (Sun). Tickets: 
                        (601)925-3440. See also SEP 25-28.

  SEP 25-28, 2014       SOUTH PACIFIC in MC's AVEN HALL, 7:00 P.M. 
  MUSICAL               (Thu-Sat) and 2:00 P.M. (Sun). Tickets: 
                        (601)925-3440. See also SEP 18-21.

  SEP  25, 2014  (Thu)  The USM SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA with ALEXANDER
  ORCH/CELLO            RUSSAKOVSKY at the MARTIN PERFORMING ARTS CTR
                        in NATCHEZ 7:00 P.M. Tickets?
                        Click here
                        For Natchez venue addresses, Click here
                        Music of Dvorak: New World Symphony and
                        Cello Concerto

  SEP  27, 2014  (Sat)  The MSO at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M.
  CHAMBER               Tickets:(601)960-1565. Music of Beethoven &
                        Brahms.  
 
  SEP 30 - OCT 1, 2014  The MONTAGE DANCE TROUPE at HINDS CC's CAIN-
  DANCE                 COCHRAN HALL in RAYMOND, 7:00 P.M. (Tue-Wed).
                        Tickets: (601)953-2269. Includes "Circle of
                        Life" from the Lion King.

  SEP  30, 2014  (Tue)  MARTA SZLUBOWSKA, ALEX ENCINAS, TAYLIS 
  CHAMBER               FERNANDEZ & LYNN RALEY (piano) at MILLSAPS, 
                        7:30 P.M. Details: (601)974-1422. String Trio.
                        Music of Beethoven ("Archduke" Trio).

  OCT   1, 2014  (Wed)  AMY JONES at MS COLLEGE'S PROVINE 
  ORGAN                 CHAPEL, 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.
                        Music of Bach (Passacaglia), Albright 
                        (Sweet Sixteenths), Barber (Adagio for Strings)
                        David Harrison (Hymn Settings), & Liszt 
                        (Prelude & Fugue on BACH).

  OCT   1, 2014  (Wed)  THE ODYSSEY sung by JOE GOODKIN at the MILLSAPS
  MUSICAL EPIC          BOWL, 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)974-1132.

  OCT   5, 2014  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG and RECITAL at ST. JAMES' 
  CHORAL/ORGAN          EPISCOPAL C, 5:00 P.M. Free. (601)982-4880. 
  PIANO                 Service: William Byrd - The Second Service
                        Anthem: WIlliam Munday - Lord, the Maker of
                                                 All Things
                        RECITAL: LYNN RALEY, 
                                 Brahms, Op 10 #4 & Op 119 complete
 
  OCT   7, 2014  (Tue)  SHAWN LEOPARD & JOHN PAUL at the MS MUSEUM of ART, 
  HARPSICHORDS          5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Wine at 5:15 P.M. 
                        Music in the City series. Spanish music for twp
                        harpsichords.

  OCT   9, 2014  (Thu)  PIOTR RACHÓN at 1ST-TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN C
  ORGAN                 in LAUREL,7:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)428-8491

  OCT  10, 2014  (Fri)  TRIUMPHANT QUARTET at the WESLEY BIBLICAL SEMINARY, 
  VOCAL                 7:00 P.M. Free will offering. 
                        (601)366-8880/Wesleychapel@wbs.com.  
                        Gospel quartet.

  OCT  11, 2014  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents VERDI'S
  OPERA                 MACBETH (live) on-screen at CINEMARK 
                        in PEARL, 11:55 A.M. Tickets at door.
                        Details? Click here

  OCT  12, 2014  (Sun)  MUSIC OF MARTHA WEATHERALL at the EPISCOPAL
  CHORAL/ORGAN          CHURCH of the CREATOR in CLINTON, 10:30 A.M.
  INSTRUMENTS           Free. Details: mcwa1shoredrive@icloud.com

  OCT  12, 2014  (Sun)  OLE FASHION HYMN SING with ROGER ALFORD (leader)
  CHORAL                and SID CHAMPION (piano), at ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL 
                        C in BOLTON, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)842-5683.
                        Songs Your Mama Taught You.

  OCT  13, 2014  (Mon)  KRISTEN JOHNSON at DULING HALL, 6:30 P.M.
  SOPRANO               Tickets: (601)960-2300. MS Opera.

  OCT  13, 2014  (Mon)  MARIBETH CRAWFORD & REBECCA FRESHWATER at 
  SOPRANOS              MS COLLEGE'S AVEN HALL 8:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  OCT  15, 2014  (Wed)  BRADLEY ROBINSON at MS COLLEGE'S AVEN HALL
  BARITONE              3:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  OCT  16, 2014  (Thu)  The MSO at the MS MUSEUM OF ART, 7:30 P.M.
  ORCH                  Details: (601)960-1515. Music of Spain.
                        Cash bar at 6:00 P.M.

  OCT  17, 2014  (Fri)  MARIA SIGNA & JIM ROBINSON at the SCHF AUD 
  POPS/COUNTRY          in VICKSBURG, 12:00 NOON.
                        Details: (601)631-2997.
                        Classics in the Courtyard.

  OCT  17, 2014  (Fri)  AGO MEMBERS' RECITAL at FONDREN PRESBYTERIAN C,
  ORGAN                 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)362-3235. American
                        Guild of Organists.

  OCT  18, 2014  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents MOZART'S
  OPERA                 LE NOZZE DI FIGARO (live) on-screen at 
                        CINEMARK in PEARL, 11:55 A.M. Tickets at door.
                        Details? Click here

  OCT  18, 2014  (Sat)  The MS COLLEGE SINGERS at PROVINE CHAPEL, 1:30 P.M.
  CHORAL                Free. (601)925-3440. Homecoming Concert.

  OCT  18, 2014  (Sat)  The MS COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC BAND, with the
  BAND                  MS SWING, at CHRIST U METHODIST C, 7:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (769)-218-0828 / www.mcsb.us
                        Music of the Beatles, Frank Sinatra, plus
                        The Phantom of the Opera, The Witch and the Saint, 
                        Malaguena, and more.

  OCT  19, 2014  (Sun)  PETER SYKES in the home of BEN BLANCHET,
  ORGAN                 8916 BROOKSHIRE RD, ABBEVILLE*, LA, 70510.
                        3:30 P.M. Free. (504)899-1139. Presenting
                        the new organ by Noack. *aka Maurice, La. 

  OCT  24, 2014  (Fri)  RALPH MILLER at the SCHF AUD 
  POPS/ROCK             in VICKSBURG, 12:00 NOON.
                        Details: (601)631-2997.
                        Classics in the Courtyard.

  OCT  25, 2014  (Sat)  THE MERRY WIDOW, with the USM OPERA at the
  OPERA                 MARTIN PERFORMING ARTS CTR in NATCHEZ, 7:00 P.M.
                        Tickets? Click here
                        For Natchez venue addresses, Click here

  OCT  25, 2014  (Sat)  The MSO at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. 
  ORCH                  Tickets:(601)960-1565. Music of Beethoven
                        (Eroica Symphony)

  OCT  25, 2014  (Sat)  KEVIN MANDERVILLE at BELHAVEN U's ARTS CTR AUD,
  GUITAR                7:30 P.M. Details: (601)974-6494.

  OCT  26, 2014  (Sun)  The MERRY WIDOW at the MADISON SQUARE
  OPERA                 ARTS CTR in MADISON, 2:30 P.M. 
                        Tickets: (601)960-2300. MS Opera.

  OCT  26, 2014  (Sun)  The MILLSAPS CHAMBER CHOIR at CROSSGATES
  CHORAL                U METHODIST C in BRANDON, 6:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)825-8677.

  OCT  28, 2014  (Tue)  BRYAN HAYSLETT at BELHAVEN U's ARTS CTR AUD,
  CELLO                 7:30 P.M. Details: (601)974-6494.

  OCT  31, 2014  (Fri)  PATRICK SMITH & COMPANY  at the SCHF AUD 
  BLUES/POPS/ROCK       in VICKSBURG, 12:00 NOON.
  & ORIGINALS           Details: (601)631-2997.
                        Classics in the Courtyard.

  OCT  31, 2014  (Fri)  MARTA SZLUBOWSKA and the USM SYMPHONY ORCH
  VIOLIN/ORCH           on campus in BENNETT AUD in HATTIESBURG, 
                        7:00 P.M. Free. (501)206-5319 Music of
                        Korngold (Violin Concerto in D Major)

  OCT  31, 2014  (Fri)  The CAPITAL BRASS in AVEN HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  CHAMBER               Tickets: (601)925-3440. The James S. 
                        Sclater Chamber Music Series II.

  NOV   1, 2014  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents BIZET'S
  OPERA                 CARMEN (live) on-screen at CINEMARK 
                        in PEARL, 11:55 A.M. Tickets at door.
                        Details? Click here

  NOV   1, 2014  (Sat)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          6:00 P.M. Free. (601)956-5788. Celebrating
                        All Saint's.

  NOV   1, 2014  (Sat)  Music of CLAUDE BOLLING at BELHAVEN U's
  PIANO                 ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Details:(601)974-6494.

  NOV   2, 2014  (Sun)  The MS CHORUS CHAMBER SINGERS, ANACRUSIS,
  CHORAL/ORCH           POWER APAC & ST. COLUMB'S PARISH CHOIRS
                        at ST. COLUMB'S EPISCOPAL C in RIDGELAND, 
                        4:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)278-3351; 
                        www.mschorus.org. Music of Dan Forrest 
                        (Requeim for the Living).

  NOV   2, 2014  (Sun)  ALL SOULS' DAY CHORAL EVENSONG: The BRITISH
  CHORAL/ORGAN          MYSTICS, at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C, 5:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)982-4880. 
                        SERVICE: Gabriel Jackson - The Truro Service
                        ANTHEMS: 
                        John Tavener - Funeral Ikos; A Song for Athene
                        Geraint Lewis - The Souls of the Righteous            
                        RESPONSES: Humphfrey Clucas - Collegium Regale 
  
  NOV   4, 2014  (Tue)  THOMAS LOWE & JOHN PAUL at the MS MUSEUM of ART, 
  VIOLIN/PIANO          5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Wine at 5:15 P.M. 
                        Music in the City series. Music of Brahms.
                        Sonata for Violin & Piano in G Major

  NOV   4, 2014  (Tue)  IN C at MC's AVEN HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  CHAMBER               Free. (601)925-3440. Music of Terry Riley
                        (mid-20th century minimalist, returning to
                        consonant harmony and a steady pulse).

  NOV   6, 2014  (Thu)  A'lante Flamenco at the MS MUSEUM OF ART, 
  FLAMENCO              7:30 P.M. Details: (601)960-1515. "A Night of
                        Passion". Cash bar at 6:00 P.M.

  NOV   7, 2014  (Fri)  LEE H. ABRAHAM & THE BOONE BROTHERS at the
  BLUES/ROCK            SCHF AUD in VICKSBURG, 12:00 NOON.
  & ORIGINALS           Details: (601)631-2997.
                        Classics in the Courtyard.

  NOV   7, 2014  (Fri)  OLUKOLA OWOLABI & GABRIEL DI MARTINO at
  ORGAN/TRUMPET         NORTHMINSTER BAPTIST C, 7:30 P.M. Free.
                        (601)362-3235. American Guild of Organists.

  NOV   8, 2014  (Sat)  The MSO at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. 
  POPS                  Tickets:(601)960-1565. "O What a Night" -
                        Billboard Hits of the 1960s.

  NOV   9, 2014  (Sun)  The METROPOLITAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA with
  CHAMBER/'CELLO        JESSE CHRISTESON at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 
                        3:00 P.M. Free. (601)982-4076. Music of 
                        Mendelssohn (Fingal's Cave); Bartok 
                        (Romanian Folk Dances); Enescu (Romanian
                        Rhapsody op. 11 in A); and Tchiakovsky
                        (Rococo Variations for 'Cello)

  NOV   9, 2014  (Sun)  The MS GIRLCHOIR at ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL C
  CHORAL                in BOLTON, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)842-5683.
                        Reception following, with Bishop Seage.

  NOV  9-14, 2014       EAST TEXAS PIPE ORGAN FESTIVAL in KILGORE, TX.
  ORGAN                 Sun-Thu. Recitals in 1st Presbyterian Church,
                        (Kilgore), St. Luke's Episcopal Church (Dallas),
                        1st Baptist Church (Longview) and St. Mark's 
                        Episcopal Cathedral (Shreveport, LA)
                        Registration and other details: Click here

  NOV  10, 2014  (Mon)  MARTA SZLUBOWSKA (violin), JESSE CHRISTESON 
  CHAMBER               (cello)and MELODY NG (piano) at BROADMEADOW
                        U METHODIST C, 7:30 P.M. Details: (601)594-2902.
                        Premier concert of the newly formed MS Chambre 
                        Music Guild.
 
  NOV  10, 2014  (Mon)  The MS COLLEGE JAZZ BAND on campus in AVEN
  JAZZ                  HALL, 8:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.
  
  NOV  11, 2014  (Tue)  The MS COLLEGE SINGERS on campus in AVEN
  CHORAL/MIXED          HALL, 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.
                        Celebrating Veteran's Day with music from
                        World War I

  NOV 11-12, 2014       The MONTAGE DANCE TROUPE at HINDS CC's CAIN-
  DANCE                 COCHRAN HALL in RAYMOND, 7:00 P.M. (Tue-Wed)
                        Tickets: (601)953-2269. "Twas the Nightmare 
                        before the Nutcracker Grinch Stole Charlie 
                        Brown's Christmas Carol Story."

  NOV  11, 2014  (Tue)  SAMUEL PORTER in USM's MARSH AUD in
  ORGAN                 HATTIESBURG, 7:30 P.M. Free. Details:
                        cathedralsam@hotmail.com Reintroducing the 
                        1969 Holtkamp organ, renovated by David 
                        Finch following tornado damage.

  NOV  11, 2014  (Tue)  BELHAVEN U COMPOSER'S CONCERT in the
  CHAMBER               university's ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
                        Details:(601)974-6494
                       
  NOV  13, 2014  (Thu)  JIMMY TURNER at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M. 
  GUITAR                Details: (601)974-1422. 
                        
  NOV  13, 2014  (Thu)  The JACKSON CHORAL SOCIETY, ST. LUKE'S U
  CHORAL                METHODIST C, 7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)927-9604.
                        More info? Click here
                        How can I keep from singing? Music of MS composer
                        Reese Norris, and of Brahms, Gjeilo, and others.
                        With the MSO String Quartet.

  NOV  14, 2014  (Fri)  BELHAVEN U SYMPHONY CONCERT om the
  CHAMBER               university's  ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
                        Details:(601)974-6494.
 
  NOV  15, 2014  (Sat)  THOMAS HELMS at 1ST-TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN C
  ORGAN/MOVIE           in LAUREL,7:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)428-8491. Silent movie: The
                        Phantom of the Opera, with Lon Chaney.

  NOV  15, 2014  (Sat)  OPERA GOES TO HOLLYWOOD at the BELHAVEN U
  OPERA                 ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Tickets: (601)960-2300. MS Opera.
 
  NOV  18, 2014  (Tue)  MARTA SZLUBOWSKA and the ENSEMBLE POLONAISE at the
  CHAMBER               MS MUSEUM OF ART, 5:45 P.M. Details: (601)960-1515.
                        Artwork of Robert Henri, Music of Spain.

  NOV  18, 2014  (Tue)  The BELHAVEN U WIND, PERCUSSION, JAZZ
  WINDS/JAZZ            and JAZZ & CLASSICAL GUITAR ENSEMBLES 
  PERCUSSION            in the university's ARTS CTR AUD, 
  GUITAR                7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. 

  NOV  18, 2014  (Tue)  RENOVATION PROJECT RECITAL at MS COLLEGE'S
  CHAMBER               AVEN HALL, WILLIAMS AUD, 8:00 P.M. Free.
                        (601)925-3440. Inaugurating the MS Music 
                        Legacy Society. MC artists.

  NOV  20, 2014  (Thu)  The JIM HILL HIGH SCH CHOIR, MUSTARD SEED  
  CHORAL                BELLS OF FAITH, ST.JAMES' EPISCOPAL CHILDREN'S
                        CHOIR, and MS BOYCHOIR at ST. LUKE'S U
                        METHODIST C, 5:00 P.M. Free. (601)362-6381.

  NOV  20, 2014  (Thu)  JOHN HOLLOWAY (violin), JANE GOWER (dulcian) 
  CHAMBER               & LARS ULRIK MORTENSON (harpsichord) at
  MA'AM                 ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C, 7:30 PM.
                        Tickets: (601)594-5584. Sonatas from 17th 
                        Century Germany and Italy.

  NOV  22, 2014  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents ROSSINI'S
  OPERA                 IL BARBIERE DE SIVIGLIA (live) on-screen at 
                        CINEMARK in PEARL, 11:55 A.M. Tickets at door.
                        Details? Click here

  NOV  22, 2014  (Sat)  SASIKALA PENUMARTHI (Kuchipudi artist) and 
  INDIAN DANCE          SANGITA RANGALA (Odissi dancer) at POWER
                        APAC SCH, 6:30 P.M. Free. (601)842-2280.
                        Presenting NATYA LAHIRI - An Evening of 
                        Enchanting Classical Indian Dance.
                        (Not recommended for ages 6 and under)
                        More info? Click here


  NOV  22, 2014  (Sat)  The MSO at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. 
  ORCH                  Tickets:(601)960-1565. The Sorcerer's
                        Apprentice & Scheherezade.

  NOV  22, 2014  (Sat)  BELHAVEN U CHORAL & VOCAL ARTISTS in
  CHORAL/VOCAL          the university's ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
                        Details:(601)974-6494.
 
  NOV  23, 2014  (Sun)  CHERYL COKER at MILLSAPS, 3:00 P.M., with
  SOPRANO               JANETTED SUDDERTH (piano) & KENNETH GRAVES
                        (clarinet). Details: (601)974-1422. 

  NOV  23, 2014  (Sun)  DOUGLAS REED at ST. MATTHEW'S UNITED
  ORGAN                 CHURCH of CHRIST in NEW ORLEANS, LA.
                        3:00 P.M. Free. (504)899-1139. Music of Bach,
                        Karg-Elert, Albright, & Schreiner.
                        (1333 S. Carrolton Ave)

  NOV  23, 2013  (Sun)  CONCORDIA at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C, 6:00 P.M.
  CHORAL                Free. (601)353-9691. "Seasons & Holy Days",
                        directed by Lynne Pickett.

  NOV  24, 2014  (Mon)  LAUREN MURPHY & WILL KIMBROUGH at MILLSAPS,
  VOCAL/GUITAR          7:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)974-1130. 
                        Arts & Lecture Series - SOuthern Songwriters.
  
  NOV  24, 2014  (Mon)  THE BEST OF BELHAVEN at the university's 
  CHAMBER               ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)974-6494. 

  NOV  24, 2013  (Mon)  SYMPHONIC WINDS, at MC's SWOR AUD,
  WINDS                 8:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.
                        Music of Bernstein, Vaughan Wiliams,
                        Nelhybel, & Mark Camphouse.

  NOV  25, 2014  (Tue)  Music of ELLEN WISE at BELHAVEN U's
  CHAMBER               ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. 

  DEC   2, 2014  (Tue)  The PARISH CHOIR of ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL at 
  CHORAL/ORCH           the MS MUSEUM of ART, 5:45 P.M. Free. 
  ORGAN                 (601)354-1535. Wine at 5:15 P.M. 
                        Music in the City series. Lighting of the 
                        Bethlehem Tree. Music of Vivaldi (Magnificat).

  DEC   2, 2014  (Tue)  The MS COLLEGE SINGERS on campus in PROVINE
  CHORAL                CHAPEL, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  DEC 4-6, 2014         FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS at MC's PROVINE CHAPEL in 
  CHORAL/ORGAN          CLINTON, 7:30 P.M. (Thu-Sat). 
                        Tickets: (601)925-3440.

  DEC 4&6, 2014         MS CHILDREN'S MUSIC THEATRE presents
  MUSICAL THEATRE       LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD at BELHAVEN U's ARTS 
                        CTR AUD, 7:00 P.M. (Yhu & Sat) 
                        Tickets: (601)291-8383.

  DEC 4-JAN 17, 2014/15 PETER PAN at NEW STAGE THEATRE. 
  MUSICAL               Times/Tickets:(601)948-3531 or
                        www.newstagetheatre.com

  DEC   5, 2014  (Fri)  A CHRISTMAS CABARET at the CONVENTION CTR in
  CABARET               NATCHEZ, 6:00 P.M.
                        Tickets? Click here
                        For Natchez venue addresses, Click here

  DEC   5, 2014  (Fri)  THE MILLSAPS SINGERS on campus at 7:30 P.M.
  CHORAL/ORGAN/         Free (donations encouraged). (601)974-1422.
                        Music of Stroope (Hodie!) and Bass (Gloria).
 
  DEC 5-6, 2014         The SINGING CHRISTMAS TREE at BELHAVEN U'S
  CHORAL                SOCCER BOWL, 7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat).
                        Free. (601)974-6494. 

  DEC 6-7, 2014         BALLET MISSISSIPPI at MARA HALL, 2:00 P.M. 
  BALLET                (Sat & Sun). Tickets: (601)960-1560 /
                        www.balletms.com. The Nutcracker, with Gisele
                        Bethea and Michael Wozniak.

  DEC   7, 2014  (Sun)  THE TOUGALOO COLLEGE CHOIR on campus in
  CHORAL                WOODWORTH CHAPEL, 3:30 P.M. Free. (601)977-4431.

  DEC   7, 2014  (Sun)  MESSIAH SING-ALONG at CLINTON 1ST BAPTIST C,
  CHORAL/ORCH           5:00 P.M., with the MC SINGERS and CHOIRS of
  HARPSICHORD           MORRISON HEIGHTS & 1ST BAPTIST CHURCHES.
                        Free. (601)925-3440. Singers, bring your own 
                        scores; listeners, bring your own ears.
                        Directed by Milburn Price.

  DEC   7, 2014  (Sun)  THE JSU CHORALE, CHOIR, & SINGERS at McCOY AUD, 
  CHORAL                7:30 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141.

  DEC   8, 2014  (Mon)  KEITH & KRISTEN KERRY & the 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C
  CHORAL                CHOIRS at the church, 7:00 P.M. Free.
                        Joy - An Irish Christmas. Doors open 6:30 P.M.

  DEC   9, 2014  (Tue)  LESSONS & CAROLS at MILLSAPS, 12:00 NOON.
  CHORAL/ORGAN          Free. (601)974-1422.
 
  DEC  11, 2014  (Thu)  SWING DE PARIS at the MS MUSEUM of ART, 5:45 P.M. 
  JAZZ                  Free. (601)354-1535.
     
  DEC  12, 2014  (Fri)  The VICKSBURG HS SINGERS present a Madrigal 
  CHORAL                Dinner at the SCHF AUD in VICKSBURG, 7:00 P.M.         
                        Tickets: Call Tracey Smithey at 601-831-1807.
                        (Reservations required)

  DEC 12-14, 2014       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  12, 2014  (Fri)  FIGGY PUDDING SINGERS* at ST. MARK'S EPISCOPAL C
  CHORAL                in RAYMOND, 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)842-5683.
                        *From St. Philip's Episcopal C. Music of
                        the season.

  DEC  13, 2014  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents WAGNER'S
  OPERA                 DIE MEISTERSINGER (live) on-screen at 
                        CINEMARK in PEARL, 11:00 A.M. Tickets at door.
                        Details? Click here

  DEC 13-14, 2014       The MS METROPOLITAN BALLET at the JACKSON
  BALLET                ACADEMY ARTS CTR, 2:00 P.M. & 7:30 P.M. (Sat)
                        and 2:00 P.M. (Sun)
                        Tickets: (601)853-4508 / www.msmetroballet.com
                        The Nutcracker.

  DEC  14, 2014  (Sun)  CONCORDIA at ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL C in 
  CHORAL                BOLTON, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)842-5683.
                        Seasons and holy days.

  DEC  16, 2014  (Tue)  AMAHL & THE NIGHT VISITORS at the HOLMES COUNTY
  OPERA                 ARTS CTR in LEXINGTON, 7:00 P.M. 
                        Tickets: (601)960-2300. MS Opera.

  DEC 16,  2014  (Tue)  ARTIST FACULTY RECITAL at MILLSAPS, 7:00 P.M.
  CHAMBER               Free. (601)974-1420. Donations welcome to benefit 
                        the Millsaps Conservatory of Music Scholarship Fund.
                        Music of from CD "Wake Up Singin'" including 
                        Joplin's Ragtime, Handy's Blues, Burleigh's 
                        spirituals, and Will Marion Cook's works for theater.
                        Copland House Ensemble (NYC) members James Martin, 
                        baritone, and Michael Boriskin, piano. Concert will 
                        also feature Conservatory Music Student Performers.  

  DEC  18, 2014  (Thu)  KAROL MOSSAKOWSKI at ST. LOUIS CL in 
  ORGAN                 NEW ORLEANS, LA 6:00 P.M. Free. 
                        (504)525-9595 x135 or x150.
                        Music of Christmas.

  DEC  19, 2014  (Fri)  The MS CHORUS, the CHAMBER SINGERS, ANACRUSIS,
  CHORAL/ORCH           MS BOYCHOIR & ST. PHILIP'S PARISH CHOIR, ST.
                        RICHARD SCHOOL BOY CHOIR, at ST. RICHARD CATHOLIC C,
                        7:00 P.M. Free. (601)278-3351; www.mschorus.org.
                        Music of Vaughan-Williams (Hodie)
 
  DEC  20, 2014  (Sat)  The MS COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC BAND, at CHRIST U
  BAND                  METHODIST C, 3:00 P.M.. 
                        Free. (769)-218-0828 / www.mcsb.us

  DEC  20-21, 2014      BALLET MAGNIFICAT at MARA HALL,
  BALLET                2:00 P.M. (Sat & Sun) 
                        Tickets: (601)977-1001 / www.balletmagnificat.com  
                        "Most Incredible Christmas".

  DEC  21, 2014  (Sun)  AMAHL & THE NIGHT VISITORS at the MADISON SQUARE
  OPERA                 ARTS CTR in MADISON, 2:30 P.M. 
                        Tickets: (601)960-2300. MS Opera.

  DEC  21, 2014  (Sun)  LESSONS & CAROLS at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          5:00 P.M. Free. (601)353-8316.
  ORCHESTRA

  DEC  24, 2014  (Wed)  MIDNIGHT MASS - EPISCOPAL, 10:30 P.M. (some also
  CHORAL/ORGAN          at 5:30 & 9:30 P.M.); CATHOLIC, 10:30 or 11:30 P.M.

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

  JAN  10, 2015  (Sat)  The MSO at BELHAVEN U, 7:30 P.M.
  CHAMBER               Tickets:(601)960-1565. Mozart and More - by
                        Candlelight.

  JAN  11, 2015  (Sun)  The ST. PHILIP'S PARISH CHOIR, DAVID O'STEEN,
  CHORAL                director, at ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL C in
                        BOLTON, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)842-5683. 
                        Choral Evensong.

  JAN  15, 2015  (Thu)  The MARTA SZLUBOWSKA ENSEMBLE at ST. PAUL 
  STRINGS/              EPISCOPAL C in MERIDIAN, 12:00 NOON. Free.
  ACCORDION             (601)206-5319. Music of Wieniawski, Piazzolla, 
                        Abreu, Sarasate, Poltoratsky. Also the El choclo 
                        tango and a French song "La vie en Rose".

  JAN  16, 2015  (Fri)  IGOR IWANEK at the MUNICIPAL ART GALLERY, 9:30 A.M.
  PIANO                 Lecture demonstration: The D Minor Chaconne for
                        Solo Violin (J.S. Bach; BWV 1004) and the Principle 
                        of Variation. Free. (601)790 7817. The Music Forum.

  JAN  17, 2015  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents LEHÁR'S
  OPERA                 THE MERRY WIDOW (live) on-screen at 
                        CINEMARK in PEARL, 11:55 A.M. Tickets at door.
                        Details? Click here

  JAN  19, 2015  (Mon)  JONATHAN RAY, CRYSTAL MORRIS, and ROBERT GRAYSON,
  OPERA                 CABARET at DULING HALL, 7:30 P.M.
                        Tickets:(601)960-2300. MS Opera.

  JAN  20, 2015  (Tue)  TAYLIS FERNANDEZ & JOHN PAUL at the MS MUSEUM 
  'CELLO/PIANO          of ART 5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Wine at 
                        5:15 P.M. Music in the City series. Music of 
                        Beethoven. Sonata for 'Cello & Piano in A Major.

  JAN  22, 2015  (Thu)  ANDY ANDERSON & the ORIGINAL ROLLING STONES
  CLASSICAL POP         at the OLD CAPITOL MUSEUM, 5:30 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)576-6920. (Food & Open Bar)

  JAN 23-24, 2015       A LITTLE OPERA FOR CHILDREN - THE MAKER OF
  OPERA                 ILLUSIONS - at BELHAVEN U's ARTS CTR AUD, 
                        7:30 P.M. (Fri); 9:30 A.M. and 11:30 A.M. (Sat)
                        Free. (601)974-6494. 

  JAN  24, 2015  (Sat)  The MSO at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. 
  ORCH/VIOLIN           Tickets:(601)960-1565. Music of Beethoven
                        (Symphony No. 8) & Saint-Saens, with violinist
                        MARTA SZLUBOWSKA.

  JAN  30, 2015  (Fri)  The SUCHON WIND QUINTET with MICHIKO OTAKI (piano)
  CHAMBER               at ST. JAMES EPISCOPAL CHURCH PARISH HALL,
                        7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)594-2902. Music of Suchon
                        (Serenade for Wind Quintet); Farkas (Ancient
                        Hungarian Dances); Poulenc (Sextet for Piano and
                        Winds); and Thuille (Sextet for Piano and Wind
                        Quintet). Sponsor: MS Chambre Music Guild.

  JAN  30, 2015  (Fri)  The JAMES S. SCLATER CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES at
  CHAMBER               MC's AVEN HALL on campus in CLINTON 7:30 P.M. 
                        Tickets: (601)925-3440. Music of Vivaldi, and 
                        of Piazzolla: "Winter".

  JAN  31, 2015  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents OFFENBACH'S
  OPERA                 LES CONTES D'HOFFMAN (live) on-screen at 
                        CINEMARK in PEARL, 11:55 A.M. Tickets at door.
                        Details? Click here

  FEB   5, 2015  (Thu)  TAYLIS FERNANDEZ & JOHN PAUL at ST. ANDREW'S
  CELLO/PIANO           ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 7:30 PM.
  MA'AM                 Tickets: (601)594-5584. Beethoven Sonatas.

  FEB   6, 2015  (Fri)  SEAN CHEN at MC's SWOR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
  PIANO                 Tickets: (601)925-3440. Van Cliburn Cometition
                        Winner. (Friends of Music).

  FEB   7, 2015  (Sat)  JONATHAN RAY, CRYSTAL MORRIS, and ROBERT GRAYSON
  OPERA/VOCAL           at the CARRIAGE HOUSE RESTAURANT in STANTON HALL
                        in NATCHEZ, 7:00 P.M. 
                        Tickets: (800)647-6742 or online at 
                        TICKETS@NATCHEZPILGRIMAGE.COM
                        For Natchez venue addresses, Click here
                        A benefit for the Natchez Festival of Music

  FEB   7, 2015  (Sat)  SPECTRUM & the MSO at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. 
  R&B                   Tickets:(601)960-1565. A Tribute to
                        Motown and Rhythm & Blues.
                        
  FEB   8, 2015  (Sun)  EVENING PRAYER, followed by music from the 
  CHORAL                MS SCHOOL OF THE ARTS CHOIR, PATTON RICE, 
                        director, at ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL C in 
                        BOLTON, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)842-5683.

  FEB   8, 2015  (Sun)  The MILLSAPS CHAMBER CHOIR at BRANDON
  CHORAL                U METHODIST C, 5:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)825-8677.

  FEB   9, 2015  (Mon)  ZHI YU at MC's AVEN HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  BAMBOO FLUTE          Free. (601)925-3440.

  FEB  10, 2015  (Tue)  The MESSIAEN QUARTET at the BELHAVEN U
  CHAMBER               ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494

  FEB 11-12, 2015       The JACKSON PUBLIC SCHOOLS ALL-CITY HONORS BAND
  BAND                  at JSU's McCOY AUD, 8:00 A.M. - 6:00 P.M. 
                        (Wed-Thu) Free.(601)454-4841.

  FEB 12-13, 2015       JSU 75th SONG FESTIVAL at HALL AUD, 8:00 A.M. -
  CHORAL                5:00 P.M. (Thu-Fri) Free. (601)979-2141.

  FEB  13, 2015  (Fri)  GAIL LEVINSKY MASTERCLASS at BELHAVEN U's
  SAXOPHONE             ARTS CTR AUD. 1:00 P.M.
                        Details: (601)974-6494. 

  FEB  13, 2015  (Fri)  JAZZ DANCE with the JAZZ BAND at MC's AVEN 
  JAZZ                  HALL, 6:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)925-3440. 

  FEB  14, 2015  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents TCHIAKOVSKY'S 
  OPERA                 IOLANTA and BARTOK'S BLUEBEARD'S 
                        CASTLE (live) on-screen at CINEMARK
                        in PEARL, 11:30 A.M. Tickets at door.
                        Details? Click here

  FEB  15, 2015  (Sun)  The MILLSAPS CHAMBER SINGERS at 1st U 
  CHORAL                METHODIST C in BRANDON, 5:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)974-1422.

  FEB  17, 2015  (Tue)  PATRICK RETTGER at JSU's HALL AUD, 6:00 P.M.
  TUBA                  Free. (601)979-2141.

  FEB  18, 2015  (Wed)  PHYLLIS LEWIS-HALE & KAREN LAUBENGAYER at
  SOPRANO/PIANO         JSU's HALL AUD, 12:00 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141.

  FEB  19, 2015  (Thu)  CARLOS FELLER and MARY CHUNG FELLER at 
  FLUTE/PIANO           JSU's HALL AUD, 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141.

  FEB  19, 2015  (Thu)  ARMONIA CELESTE at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C,
  CHAMBER               7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)594-5584. "That's
  MA'AM                 Amore," vocal music from 17th Century Italy, 
                        with theorbo.

  FEB 19-22, 2015       DIE FLEDERMAUS in MC's AVEN HALL, 7:00 P.M. 
  OPERA                 (Thu-Sat) and 2:00 P.M. (Sun). Tickets: 
                        (601)925-3440.

  FEB  21, 2015  (Sat)  The MSO at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. 
  ORCH/'CELLO           Tickets:(601)960-1565. Music of Brahms
                        (Symphony No. 3) & Elgar, with cellist
                        JESSE CHRISTESON.

  FEB  22, 2015  (Sun)  The METROPOLITAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA with
  CHAMBER/SOPRANO       VIOLA DACUS at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 
                        3:00 P.M. Free. (601)982-4076. Music of 
                        SCLATER (Reflections From the Mirror of
                        Childhood). Also of Copland (Outdoor 
                        Overture) & Dvorak (New World Symphony).

  FEB  22, 2015  (Sun)  The METRO MALE CHORUS with the MS BOYCHOIR at
  CHORAL/ORGAN          1ST U METHODIST C in YAZOO CITY.3:00 P.M. Free.
                        (601)594-2902 Details: royce@castlemedia.com

  FEB  22, 2015  (Sun)  The MILLSAPS CHAMBER SINGERS at 1st U 
  CHORAL                METHODIST C in MAGEE, 5:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)974-1422.

  FEB  23, 2015  (Mon)  VOICES OF MISSISSIPPI COMPETITION WINNERS -
  OPERA                 CABARET at DULING HALL, 7:30 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)960-2300. MS Opera.

  FEB  23, 2015  (Mon)  The OLE MISS WIND ENSEMBLE at HINDS CC's CAIN-
  WINDS                 COCHRAN HALL in RAYMOND, 7:30 P.M.
                        Free. (601)857-3273.

  FEB  24, 2015  (Tue)  GENA EVERITT & COLMAN PEARCE at the MS MUSEUM 
  SOPRANO/PIANO         of ART 5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Wine at 
                        5:15 P.M. Music in the City series.

  FEB  24, 2015  (Tue)  THE BEST OF BELHAVEN at the University's 
  CHAMBER               ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. 

  FEB  25, 2015  (Wed)  RANDY KLEIN at JSU's HALL AUD, 12:00 P.M. 
  CHORAL/PIANO          Free. (601)979-2141. Includes Master Class.

  FEB  27, 2015  (Fri)  QUINK at TOUGALOO COLLEGE'S WOODWORTH
  VOCAL SEXTET          CHAPEL, 7:30 PM. Tickets: (601)594-5584.
  MA'AM                 Music from Spain, Israel & the Netherlands,
                        from the 16th to the 20th century.

  FEB  27, 2015  (Fri)  The JAMES S. SCLATER CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES at
  CHAMBER               MC's AVEN HALL on campus in CLINTON 7:30 P.M. 
                        Tickets: (601)925-3440. Celebrating Clinton
                        with new music by SCLATER (Summer Solstice
                        at Night) and BEN WILLIAMS, and a performance
                        by the BRICK STREET TRIO.

  FEB  27, 2015  (Fri)  RANDY KLEIN at TRINITY EPISCOPAL C in NATCHEZ.
  CHORAL/PIANO          7:30 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141. 
                        Includes Master Class.

  FEB 27-28, 2015       GLADYS P. NORRIS PIANO FESTIVAL at JSU's
  PIANO                 HALL AUD, 5:00 P.M. (Fri) & 9:00 A.M. (Sat)
                        Free. (601)979-2141.
 
  FEB  28, 2015  (Sat)  The METRO MALE CHORUS at ST. ANDREW'S
  CHORAL/ORGAN          EPISCOPAL CL, 7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)594-2902
                        Details: royce@castlemedia.com. A Tribute to 
                        Stephen Foster's 150th birthday, plus K. Lee 
                        Scott's Lux Aeternum, and more. Benefit for
                        Working Together Jackson.
 
  FEB  28, 2015  (Sat)  ANDREW SAUERWEIN at BELHAVEN U's ARTS CTR AUD,
  CHAMBER               7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. Composer's
                        Recital.

  MAR   1, 2015  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C, 
  CHORAL/ORGAN          5:00 P.M. Free. (601)982-4880. Service 
  CHAMBER               music: Herbert Howells' "Collegium Regale".
                        Responses: William Byrd. Anthem: Howells'
                        "Like as a Hart". Donald Messer, Director,
                        Michael Beattie, Organist. 
                        Recital: MSO STRING QUARTET; Quartet in F
                        (Maurice Ravel)
 
  MAR   2, 2015  (Mon)  ST. ANDREW'S RHAPSODY (Sr High School Choir) and 
  CHORAL/ORGAN          rising organists* from Belhaven U, & Millsaps &
                        MS Colleges, at NORTHMINSTER BAPTIST C, 7:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)362-3235. The 29th Annual AGO 
                        Choral-Organ Festival. [NEW TIME]
                        *Kipp Gill, Dorothy Claire Glover, Amy Jones,
                        Eddie Morgan, Mary Kate Morgan, & Billy Overton.

  MAR   3, 2015  (Tue)  A TRIBUTE TO  MICKEY DAVIS, VIOLINIST/FIDDLER.
  CHAMBER               BELHAVEN U ARTS CTR SMALL RECITAL HALL,
                        6:30 P.M. Free. (601)842-3435, with Colman 
                        Pearce, Lester Senter Wilson, John Paul, Jerry 
                        Puckett, Bonnie & Shelly Brown, Nancy Bateman 
                        Cello Ensemble and other special friends.

  MAR   3, 2015  (Tue)  SYMPHONIC WINDS in MC's SWOR AUD, 7:30 P.M. 
  WINDS                 Free. (601)925-3440. Music includes James 
                        Sclater's "Finale" from his Symphony No. 2 
                        for Band, based on the hymn "A Mighty Fortress."

  MAR   3, 2015  (Tue)  CHRISTOPHER SHELT WITH STUDENTS AND FRIENDS,
  VOCAL                 III FRANK SINATRA; BELHAVEN U's ARTS CTR AUD,
                        7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494.

  MAR   4, 2015  (Wed)  SHELLIE BROWN ALUMNI RECITAL at BELHAVEN U'S
  VIOLIN                ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494

  MAR   6, 2015  (Fri)  The MSO at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL,
  CHAMBER               7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)960-1565. 
                        (Go for) Baroque!

  MAR   7, 2015  (Sat)  The MS COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC BAND at CHRIST U
  BAND                  METHODIST C, 3:00 P.M.  Free. 
                        (769)218-0828 / www.mcsb.us

  MAR   8, 2015  (Sun)  STATIONS OF THE CROSS at ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL C
  CHORAL                in BOLTON, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)842-5683. 
                        Anthems and motets sung by MS College Music Majors. 

  MAR  14, 2015  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents ROSSINI'S
  OPERA                 LA DONNA DEL LAGO (live) on-screen at 
                        CINEMARK in PEARL, 11:55 A.M. Tickets at door.
                        Details? Click here

  MAR  14, 2015  (Sat)  CORINA MARTI at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C,
  CLAVICIMBALOM         7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)594-5584. 15th & 
  MA'AM                 16th Century music from Italy.

  MAR  15, 2015  (Sun)  KAROL MOSSAKOWSKI at ST. JOSEPH ABBEY in
  ORGAN                 ST. BENEDICT, LA 3:00 P.M.
                        Free. (985)867-2282.

  MAR  17, 2015  (Tue)  STEPHEN SACHS at the MS MUSEUM of ART 5:45 P.M. 
  PIANO                 Free. (601)354-1535. Wine at 5:15 P.M. 
                        Music in the City series.

  MAR  19, 2015  (Thu)  SHEN YUN at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. Details?
  CHINESE DANCE         Click here
                        Tickets: (601)353-0603.

  MAR  21, 2015  (Sat)  DERRICK MEADER & SCOTT O'TOOLE at 1ST-TRINITY 
  ORGAN/PERCUSSION      PRESBYTERIAN C in LAUREL,7:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)428-8491

  MAR  22, 2015  (Sun)  The HINDS CC WIND ENSEMBLE & CONCERT BAND
  WINDS/BAND            at CAIN-COCHRAN HALL in RAYMOND, 3:00 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)857-3273.

  MAR  22, 2015  (Sun)  NATHAN LAUBE at ST. LOUIS CL in NEW ORLEANS, LA 
  ORGAN                 5:00 P.M. Free. (504)525-9595 x135 or x150.
                        Music of J.S. Bach

  MAR  23, 2015  (Mon)  KENDALL MITCHELL & CHRISTA MORGAN at MC's
  SOPRANO/PIANO         AVEN HALL, 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  MAR  24, 2015  (Tue)  RUSSELL THOMAS, JR. at JSU's HALL AUD,7:30 P.M. 
  SAXOPHONE             Free. (601)979-2141.

  MAR  26, 2015  (Thu)  A NIGHT OF PERCUSSION & CLASSICAL GUITAR at 
  PERCUSSION &          BELHAVEN U's ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. 
  GUITAR                (601)974-6494.
 
  MAR  27, 2015  (Fri)  TOSCA at the MADISON SQUARE ARTS CTR
  OPERA                 in MADISON, 7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-2300. 
                        with Maryann Kyle, Benjamin Warschawski, &
                        Michael Nansel. MS Opera.

  MAR  28, 2015, (Sat)  THULANI MNISI & MARY CATHERINE McKIBBEN at 
  TENOR/PIANO           ST. MARK'S EPISCOPAL C in RAYMOND, 4:00 P.M.
                        Free. (601)842-5683.

  MAR  28, 2015  (Sat)  The MSO at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. 
  POPS                  Tickets:(601)960-1565. A Tribute to Elvis,
                        with KRAIG PARKER

  MAR  29, 2015  (Sun)  The JSU CONCERT CHORALE at BLACK CHAPEL MB 
  CHORAL                C. 5:00 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141.

  MAR  29, 2015  (Sun)  REQUIEM FOR THE LIVING, by DAN FORREST, at
  CHORAL                NORTHMINSTER BAPTIST C, 5:30 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)982-4703.

  MAR  29, 2015  (Sun)  The MS COLLEGE SINGERS on campus in PROVINE
  CHORAL                CHAPEL, 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  MAR  30, 2015  (Mon)  JOHN PAUL at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL,
  ORGAN                 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Meditation 
                        on the life and passion of Jesus: Music of 
                        Alain, Brahms, Bach, Parry, Dubois & Whitlock.

  MAR  31, 2015  (Tue)  The JSU ORCHESTRA & STRING ENSEMBLE at HALL
  ORCH/STRINGS          AUD, 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141.

  MAR  31, 2015  (Tue)  MUSIC, ART, & ENGLISH DEPTS at MC's AVEN HALL,
  MIXED                 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  APR   2, 2015  (Thu)  ALEX ENCINAS, TAYLIS FERNANDEZ, RACHEL HEARD,
  CHAMBER               MARTA SZLUBOWSKA, & JULIA KIRK at MILLSAPS, 
                        7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-1420. Music of Brahms 
                        and Mendelssohn.

  APR   7, 2015  (Tue)  JAZZ BAND at MC's AVEN HALL, 7:30 P.M. 
  JAZZ                  Free. (601)925-3440. 

  APR   7, 2015  (Tue)  JSU WOODWIND ENSEMBLE at REDDIX HALL,
  WOODWINDS             7:30 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141.

  APR   7, 2015  (Tue)  EXULTATE ENSEMBLE* at BROADMEADOW U METHODIST
  CHAMBER               C, 7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)594-2902.
                        MS Chambre Guild. Music TBA.
                        *Sybil Cheesman, flute; Nancy Bateman, cello;
                        Rae Shannon, keyboard, Gina Everett, soprano.

  APR   8, 2015  (Wed)  JSU PERCUSSION ENSEMBLE at REDDIX HALL,
  PERCUSSION            7:30 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141.

  APR   9, 2015  (Thu)  SHAWN LEOPARD at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL,
  HARPSICHORD           7:30 PM. Tickets: (601)594-5584. 
  MA'AM                 Music of Scarlatti

  APR   9, 2015  (Thu)  The MS COLLEGE WOMEN'S CHAMBER CHOIR on campus 
  CHORAL                in PROVINE CHAPEL, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  APR  10, 2015  (Fri)  The NEW YORK CITY SLICKERS with the MILLSAPS
  BLUEGRASS/            SINGERS [on campus], 7:00 P.M. Tickets:
  CHORAL                (601)974-1130. Arts & Lecture Series - 
                        Music of Carol Barnett (The World Beloved:
                        A Bluegrass Mass) and Schubert (Mass),
                        directed by Tim Coker.

  APR  10, 2015  (Fri)  The BELHAVEN U ORCHESTRAS & STRINGS at the ARTS
  ORCH/STRINGS          CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494.
                        
  APR  11, 2015  (Sat)  The MS ALL-STATE STRING ORCHESTRA at the 
  STRINGS               BELHAVEN U ARTS CTR AUD, 3:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)974-6494.

  APR  12, 2015  (Sun)  The MS CHORUS CHAMBER SINGERS & ANACRUSIS at
  CHORAL/ORCH           ST. COLUMB'S EPISCOPAL C, 4:00 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)278-3351; www.mschorus.org.
                        Music of Handel (Dettingen Te Deum)

  APR  12, 2015  (Sun)  SUSAN RUGGIERO (soprano), DANILO MEXXADRI
  CHAMBER               (flute), and ELIZABETH MOAK (piano), at 
                        ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL C in BOLTON, 4:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)842-5683. Accento Trio from USM,
                        following the Eucharist.

  APR  13, 2015  (Mon)  ALISON FORST & WILLIAM CRUTCHER at 
  CLARINET/             MC's AVEN HALL, 3:00 P.M. Free.
  BARITONE              (601)925-3440.

  APR  14, 2015  (Tue)  JOHN PAUL at the MS MUSEUM of ART 5:45 P.M. 
  HARPSICHORD           Free. (601)354-1535. Wine at 5:15 P.M. 
                        Music in the City series. Movements from
                        the Handel Suites.

  APR 14-26, 2015       33 VARIATIONS at NEW STAGE THEATRE. 
  MUSICAL THEATRE       Times/Tickets:(601)948-3531 or
                        www.newstagetheatre.com

  APR  16, 2015  (Thu)  ARTEK at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C, 7:30 P.M.
  MADRIGALS             Tickets: (601)594-5584. Music of
  MA'AM                 Monteverdi (Book Seven).

  APR  16, 2015  (Thu)  The JSU BRASS QUINTET & TUBA EUPHONIUM at
  BRASS                 HALL AUD, 6:00 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141.

  APR  18, 2015  (Sat)  The MSO at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. 
  ORCH                  Tickets:(601)960-1565. Music of Tchaikovsky
                        (Symphony No. 5) and Grieg (Concerto for
                        Piano), with pianist LOUIS SCHWIZGEBEL.

  APR  18, 2015  (Sat)  The BELHAVEN U WIND, PERCUSSION, & JAZZ
  WINDS/JAZZ            ENSEMBLES AND JAZZ GUITARS at the ARTS
  PERCUSSION            CTR AUD, 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. 
  GUITAR

  APR  19, 2015  (Sun)  MC's SYMPHONIC WINDS & CHOIRS, in SWOR AUD
  WINDS/CHORAL          3:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3439. 

  APR  20, 2015  (Mon)  JAMIE FERGUSON & JOANNA POPE at MC's
  VOCAL                 AVEN HALL, 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  APR  20, 2015  (Mon)  VOICES OF MISSISSIPPI COMPETITION WINNERS -
  OPERA                 CABARET at DULING HALL, 7:30 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)960-2300. MS Opera.

  APR  20, 2015  (Mon)  EDDIE MORGAN at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M.
  ORGAN                 Free. (601)974-1422.

  APR  21, 2015  (Tue)  BRYAN ANDERSON at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C,
  ORGAN                 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)362-3235. American
                        Guild of Organists.

  APR  21, 2015  (Tue)  The BELHAVEN U COMPOSERS FORUM at the ARTS CTR
  CHAMBER               AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. Music of
                        Belhaven students.

  APR  21, 2015  (Tue)  JSU CONCERT BAND at REDDIX HALL,
  BAND                  7:30 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141.

  APR  23, 2015  (Thu)  The JACKSON CHORAL SOCIETY, ST. PHILIP'S
  CHORAL/ORGAN          EPISCOPAL C, 7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)927-9604.
  PERCUSSION            More info? Click here
                        Music of Leonard Bernstein and more, with guest 
                        organist, percussion and harp. 

  APR  23, 2015  (Thu)  LEE WAITS at MC's AVEN HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  MUSIC THEATRE         Free. (601)925-3440.

  APR  23, 2015  (Thu)  The JSU SYMPHONIC WIND ENSEMBLE at
  BRASS                 HALL AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141.

  APR  24, 2015  (Fri)  JAZZ ON THE PLAZA WITH JAZZ BANDS
  JAZZ                  I & II, VOCAL JAZZ, and JAZZ COMBO, 
                        at JSU's GREEN/GIBBS PLAZA, 6:00 P.M.
                        RUSSELL GUNN, Guest Artist.
                        Details: (601)979-2141

  APR  25, 2015  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents MASCAGNI'S 
  OPERA                 CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA and LEONCAVALLO'S 
                        PAGLIACCI (live) on-screen at CINEMARK
                        in PEARL, 11:30 A.M. Tickets at door.
                        Details? Click here

  APR  25, 2015  (Sat)  The MSO at TOUGALOO COLLEGE'S WOODWORTH
  CHAMBER               CHAPEL, 7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)960-1565. 
                        Music of Stravinsky (L'Histoire du Soldat).

  APR  25, 2015  (Sat)  The BELHAVEN U CHOIRS at the ARTS CTR AUD,
  CHORAL DRAMA          7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494.
                        William Billings of Boston.

  APR  26, 2015  (Sun)  BALLET MISSISSIPPI at MARA HALL, 2:00 P.M. 
  BALLET                Tickets: (601)960-1560 / www.balletms.com 
                        Coppelia.

  APR  26, 2015  (Sun)  The METROPOLITAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA with
  CHAMBER/BANJO         JASON SMITH at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 
                        3:00 P.M. Free. (601)982-4076. Music of 
                        Gilbert & Sullivan; Grant Kirkhope 
                        (Concerto for Banjo & Kazoo); Haydn
                        (Farewell SYmphony); and F. J. Ricketts
                        (Colonel Bogey March).

  APR  26, 2015  (Sun)  ROBERT KNUPP at CLINTON 1ST BAPTIST C,
  ORGAN                 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  APR  26, 2015  (Sun)  The JSU CONCERT CHOIR at HALL AUD, 
  CHORAL                6:00 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141. 

  APR  27, 2015  (Mon)  MALEESA BRENCHLEY & THULANI MNISI at
  PIANO/TENOR           MC's AVEN HALL, 3:00 P.M.
                        Free. (601)925-3440.

  APR  27, 2015  (Mon)  MSO MEMBERS PERFORMING MUSIC of BELHAVEN U & 
  CHAMBER               MS COLLEGE STUDENTS at the TRUSTMARK GRAND HALL, 
                        MS MUSEUM OF ART, 5:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494.
                        Crafton Beck, conductor.

  APR  28, 2015  (Tue)  The MARTA SZLUBOWSKA ENSEMBLE at MILLSAPS,
  ACCORDION/            7:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)974-1130. Arts & 
  STRINGS               Lecture Series - Music from Around the
                        World.

  APR  28, 2015  (Tue)  THE BEST OF BELHAVEN at the university's 
  CHAMBER               ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)974-6494. 

  APR  30, 2015  (Thu)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. MARK'S EPISCOPAL C
  CHORAL/ORGAN          (in JACKSON), 6:00 P.M. Free. (601)520-9367. 
                        Celebrating the Feast of St. Mark the Evangelist.
                        Reception following. 

  APR  30, 2015  (Thu)  The HINDS CC WIND ENSEMBLE & CONCERT BAND
  WINDS/BAND            at CAIN-COCHRAN HALL in RAYMOND, 7:00 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)857-3273.

  MAY   2, 2015  (Sat)  The MS CHORUS, the CHAMBER SINGERS,& ANACRUSIS
  CHORAL/ORCH           at ST. COLUMB'S EPISCOPAL C (RIDGELAND), 7:00 PM 
                        Tickets: (601)278-3351 / www.mschorus.org. 
                        Music of Brahms (A German Requeim).

  MAY 2-23, 2015        The NATCHEZ FESTIVAL of MUSIC. For program
  FESTIVAL              details: (601)446-6631, or Click On/Go To 
                        http://www.natchezfestivalofmusic.com  

  MAY   5, 2015  (Tue)  The ROLSTON STRING QUARTET at ST. JAMES
  CHAMBER               EPISCOPAL C's FOWLER HALL, 7:30 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)594-2902. A presentation of
                        the MS CHambre Music Guild.

  MAY   8, 2015  (Fri)  The MSO at the OLD TRACE PARK, 7:30 P.M. 
  POPS                  Pepsi Pops. Tickets:(601)960-1565.       

  MAY  10, 2015  (Sun)  The FONDREN QUINTET with VIOLA DACUS at FONDREN 
  CHAMBER               PRESBYTERIAN C, 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)362-3235. 
                        DETAILS TBA.

  MAY  12, 2015  (Tue)  KENNETH GRAVES & STRINGS at the MS MUSEUM of ART, 
  CLARINET/STRINGS      5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Wine at 5:15 P.M. 
                        Music in the City series. Music of Mozart.
                        Clarinet Quintet.

  MAY  14, 2015  (Thu)  NATIONAL COMPOSER NIGHT OUT at ST. ANDREW'S
  CHAMBER/MIXED         EPISCOPAL CL, 7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)790-7818.
                        Music of Ivan Elezovic, Igor Iwanek, Tyler Kemp, 
                        Robert Knupp, Libby Roberts, Andrew Sauerwein 
                        and Benjamin Williams (composers and/or soloists)
                        Details: CLICK HERE

  MAY  16, 2015  (Sat)  The MS COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC BAND at CHRIST U 
  BAND                  METHODIST C, 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)605-2786.
                        www.mcsb.us A Salute to the Military - 
                        a Patriotic Extravagabza.

  MAY  16, 2015  (Sat)  The MS BOYCHOIR at the CHAPEL OF THE CROSS
  CHORAL                in MADISON, 6:00 P.M. Free. (601)665-7374.

  MAY  16, 2015  (Sat)  The MSO presents SYMPHONY on the SQUARE in
  POPS/ORCH             in CANTON, 7:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)859-1307.

  MAY  23-24, 2015      SACRED HARP SINGING at the OLD COURTHOUSE
  CHORAL                MUSEUM VICKSBURG, 10:00 AM-3:00 PM.(Sat);
                        9:30 AM to 2:00 PM (Sun) Free. (601)953-1094.
 
  MAY  24, 2015  (Sun)  AMY LAUREN JONES & KIPP GILL at FONDREN 
  ORGAN                 PRESBYTERIAN C, 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)362-3235. 

  MAY 26-JUN 14, 2015   IT AIN'T NOTHIN' BUT THE BLUES at NEW STAGE 
  BLUES                 THEATRE. Times/Tickets:(601)948-3531 or
                        www.newstagetheatre.com (HELD OVER)

  JUN   1, 2015  (Mon)  MARTA SZLUBOWSKA & FRIENDS* at ST. FRANCIS
  CHAMBER               of ASSISI CATHOLIC C in MADISON, 7:00 P.M. 
                        Free (donations accepted).(601)613-6197.
                        Music of Dohnanyi, Brahms, Mendelssohn and 
                        Beethoven. *MS Fine Arts String Trio.

  JUN   9, 2015  (Tue)  RACHEL HEARD at the MS MUSEUM of ART 5:45 P.M. 
  FORTEPIANO            Free. (601)354-1535. Wine at 5:15 P.M. 
                        Music in the City series.

  JUN   9, 2015  (Tue)  The MS WIND SYMPHONY at ST. JOSEPH HIGH SCHOOL
  WINDS                 AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  JUN   9, 2015  (Tue)  ILMAR GAVILAN* (violin) & JAVIER AMADOR* (viola)
  CHAMBER               at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-1420.
                        *Members, the Harlem String Quartet.
                        Music of Mozart & Hindemith.
                        The Premier Orchestra Institute (POI).

  JUN  10, 2015  (Wed)  SACRED HARP SINGING at the BEIT HA TORAH
  CHORAL                MESSIANIC SYNAGOGUE in FLORENCE,
                        6:00-8:00 PM Free. (601)953-1094.
                        [VENUE: 161 Hickory Ridge Rd] 
 
  JUN  10, 2015  (Wed)  DOUBLE BASSIST DAXUN ZHANG* and POI STUDENTS
  CHAMBER               at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601) 974-1420.
                        The Premier Orchestra Institute.
                        *2007 Avery Fisher Awardee.

  JUN  11, 2015  (Thu)  The HARLEM STRING QUARTET at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M. 
  CHAMBER               Free. (601) 974-1420. Music of Beethoven, 
                        Chick Corea, and Mendelssohn.
                        The Premier Orchestra Institute.

  JUN  12, 2015  (Fri)  The POI MASTER CAMERATA ORCHESTRA at
  CHAMBER               MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601) 974-1420.
                        Music of Sinding and Shostakovich.
                        The Premier Orchestra Institute.

  JUN  13, 2015  (Sun)  TESSIKA McCLENDON at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C,
  SOPRANO               2:00 P.M. Free. (601)956-5788. 

  JUN  14, 2015  (Sun)  PAUL ANDERSEN & KAY GUILES at USM'S MARSH AUD
  ORGAN                 in HATTIESBURG, 3:00 P.M. Tickets:
                        www.festivalsouth.org / Holtkamp Homecoming.

  JUN  14, 2015  (Sun)  JAZZ EUCHARIST with HOWARD JONES JAZZ and EDWIN
  JAZZ                  *DAVIS at ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL C in BOLTON, 
                        4:00 PM. Free (601)842-5683. *MS Opera Voices Winner

  JUN  22, 2015  (Mon)  MARTA SZLUBOWSKA, ALEX ENCINAS, TAYLIS FERNANDEZ,
  CHAMBER               & RACHEL HEARD at MILLSAPS. Free. (601) 974-1420.
                        Music of Beethoven, Dohnanyi, and Brahms.
                        Millsaps Music Camp faculty.

  JUN  24, 2015  (Wed)  MARTA SZLUBOWSKA, ALEX ENCINAS, TAYLIS FERNANDEZ,
  CHAMBER               RACHEL HEARD, & LYNN RALEY at MILLSAPS. Free
                        (601) 974-1420. Music of Mozart-Bach, Mendelssohn,
                        Piazzolla, and Bernstein. Millsaps Music Camp
                        faculty. 
                        
  JUN  27-28, 2015      SACRED HARP SINGING at the MACEDONIA PRIMITIVE
  CHORAL                BAPTIST C in DECATUR, 9:30 AM 
                        - 3:00 PM.(Sat-Sun). Free. (601)953-1094.
                        [VENUE: Macedonia Road]
 
  JUN  30, 2015  (Tue)  SUMMER NOCTURNE in the ST. DOMINIC HOSPITAL
  CHAMBER               CHAPEL, 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)594-2902.
                        Sponsor: The MS Chambre Music Guild.  
  
  JUN  30, 2015  (Tue)  The MS WIND SYMPHONY at ST. JOSEPH HIGH SCHOOL
  WINDS                 AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  JUL   3, 2015  (Fri)  The MS COLLEGE MUSIC CAMP at AVEN HALL,
  MIXED CLASSICAL       6:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440. Final Concert.
 
  JUL   8, 2015  (Wed)  SACRED HARP SINGING at the BEIT HA TORAH
  CHORAL                MESSIANIC SYNAGOGUE in FLORENCE,
                        6:00-8:00 PM Free. (601)953-1094.
                        [VENUE: 161 Hickory Ridge Rd] 

  JUL  10, 2015  (Fri)  ROSENA HILL JACKSON, RANDY KLEIN, and the
  VOCAL/PIANO           JSU CHORALE at the STUDENT CENTER BALLROOM
  CHORAL                7:00 P.M. CELEBRATING THE LIFE OF MARGARET
                        WALKER with RANDY KLEIN's NEW MUSICAL
                        WORK "FOR MY PEOPLE". Free. Reception at
                        5:00 P.M.; Tributes at 6:00 P.M., and
                        concert following (approx. 7:00 P.M.)
                        Note: Attendance at the 5:00 Reception
                        is highly recommended; RSVP requested:
                        (601)979-2055 (Dr. Robert Luckett) or
                        robert.luckett@jsums.edu. The Student
                        Center is located just northwest of where
                        Dalton and J R Lynch Streets intersect.

  JUL 9-12, 2015        LEGALLY BLONDE, JR., at NEW STAGE THEATRE. 
  MUSICAL THEATRE       7:00 PM (Thu-Sat); 2:00 PM (Sun). Tickets:
                        (601)948-3531 or www.newstagetheatre.com
                        A Broadway, Jr, Summer Camp presentation.

  JUL  12, 2015  (Sun)  EVENING PRAYER at ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL C in 
  CHORAL/PIANO          BOLTON, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)842-5683.
  MEZZO SOPRANO         Lester Senter Wilson (Mezzo)& Colman Pearce,
                        including "Piano 4 Hands".

  JUL  21, 2015  (Tue)  BARRY HAUSE & JOHN PAUL at the MS MUSEUM of ART, 
  GUITAR/               5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Wine at 5:15 P.M. 
  LAUTENWERCK           Music in the City series. Music of J.S Bach.
                        The Fifteen Symphonias (Three Part Inventions)

  JUL  23, 2015  (Thu)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C, 
  CHORAL/ORGAN          5:30 P.M. Free. (601)956-5788.
                        Featuring the choir of the MS Conference on
                        Church Music & Liturgy.

  JUL  26, 2015  (Sun)  The MS EPISCOPAL CONFERENCE ON MUSIC AND LITURGY
  CHORAL/ORGAN          closing festival eucharist at ST. ANDREW'S 
                        EPISCOPAL CL, 11:00 A.M. Free. (601)364-1535.

  AUG   1, 2015  (Sat)  The MS CHORUS at the JACKSON TRAIN STATION
  CHORAL                (300 W Capitol St), 6:30 P.M. Tickets:
                        (601)278-3351 or Click here 
                        Summer Showcase.

  AUG   2, 2015  (Sun)  CAROL BRITT at ST. JOSEPH CATHOLIC C in
  ORGAN                 NEW ORLEANS, LA, 3:00 P.M. Free. (504)899-1139. 
                        Historic Jardine organ (1875).

  AUG   9, 2015  (Sun)  DAN KYZER at FONDREN PRESBYTERIAN C. 3:00 P>M>
  GUITAR                Free. (601)362-3235,

  AUG   9, 2015  (Sun)  HOLY EUCHARIST with SOPRANO MANDY SPIVAK at 
  CHORAL/ORGAN          ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL C in BOLTON, 4:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)842-5683.

  AUG  12, 2015  (Wed)  SACRED HARP SINGING at the BEIT HA TORAH
  CHORAL                MESSIANIC SYNAGOGUE in FLORENCE,
                        6:00-8:00 PM Free. (601)953-1094.
                        [VENUE: 161 Hickory Ridge Rd] 

  AUG  16, 2015  (Sun)  HYMN FESTIVAL at NORTHMINSTER BAPTIST C, with
  CHORAL/BRASS          CHOIR, CONGREGATION, CAPITAL BRASS and ORGAN.
  ORGAN                 10:30 A.M. Free. (601)982-4703. 

  AUG  18, 2015  (Tue)  THOMAS LOWE & JOHN PAUL at the MS MUSEUM of ART, 
  VIOLIN/PIANO          5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Wine at 5:15 P.M. 
                        Music in the City series. Music of Brahms.
                        Sonata for Violin & Piano in A Major.

  AUG  19, 2015  (Wed)  SACRED HARP SINGING at MS FORESTRY MUSEUM LODGE,
  CHORAL                6:30 P.M. Free. (601)953-1094.
  
  AUG  21, 2015  (Fri)  DANCE WITH THE STARS at the JACKSON COUNTRY
  OPERA                 CLUB, 7:00 P.M. A benefit for MS OPERA.
                        Tickets: (601)960-2300.

  AUG  22, 2015  (Sat)  The MS COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC BAND at CHRIST U
  BAND                  METHODIST C, 3:00 P.M.  Free. 
                        (769)218-0828 / www.mcsb.us

  AUG  22, 2015  (Sat)  The MIRIĆ SISTERS at BELHAVEN U's ARTS CTR
  GUITAR(s)             RECITAL ROOM 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494.

  AUG 22-23, 2015       SACRED HARP SINGING at the ANTIOCH PRIMITIVE
  CHORAL                 BAPTIST C in FOREST, 9:30 AM 
                        - 3:00 PM.(Sat-Sun). Free. (601)953-1094.
                        [VENUE: 7 mi North on MS HY 21]
 
  AUG  23, 2015  (Sun)  LARRY DAVIS at the TEMPLE THEATRE in MERIDIAN,
  ORGAN/MOVIE           2:00 P.M. Free. evans@netdoor.com. Features:
                        "HIGH & DIZZY" with Harold Lloyd. Benefit for 
                        maintenance of the Mighty Morton Theatre Organ.
                        The Magnolia Theatre Organ Society.

  AUG  29, 2015  (Sat)  JOCELYN ZHU at BELHAVEN U's ARTS CTR AUD,
  VIOLIN                7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. 

  SEP   8, 2015  (Tue)  MILENA RUSANOVA & SHAWN LEOPARD  at the MS MUSEUM 
  VIOLIN/PIANO          of ART, 5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Wine & Hor 
                        D'euvres at 5:15 P.M. Music in the City series.
                        Music of Bulgaria.

  SEP   8, 2015  (Tue)  The BELHAVEN PIANO QUARTET at BELHAVEN U's
  PIANO                 ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)974-6494.

  SEP   9, 2015  (Wed)  SACRED HARP SINGING at the BEIT HA TORAH
  CHORAL                MESSIANIC SYNAGOGUE in FLORENCE,
                        6:00-8:00 PM Free. (601)953-1094.
                        [VENUE: 161 Hickory Ridge Rd] 

  SEP  11, 2015  (Fri)  The JAMES S. SCLATER CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES at
  CHAMBER               MC's AVEN HALL on campus in CLINTON 7:30 P.M. 
                        Tickets: (601)925-3440. Music of Vivaldi
                        ("Summer"), and of Sclater, Mozart & Schumann.

  SEP  15, 2015  (Tue)  KATE RAWLS & MEI-EN CHOU at BELHAVEN U's
  VOICE/PIANO           ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)974-6494.

  SEP  20, 2015  (Sun)  HYMN & ANTHEM FESTIVAL at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          6:00 P.M. with the church's  Choir & Orchestra.
  ORCH                  Free. (601)973-9113.

  SEP  23, 2015  (Wed)  JOHN SAMPSON at MC's AVEN HALL on campus in 
  SAXOPHONE             CLINTON 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440. 

  SEP 24-27, 2015       INTO THE WOODS in MC's AVEN HALL, 7:00 P.M. 
  MUSICAL               (Thu-Sat) and 2:00 P.M. (Sun). Tickets: 
                        (601)925-3440. See also OCT 1-4.

  SEP  26, 2015  (Sat)  VOICES OF MISSISSIPPI COMPETITION at the
  OPERA                 BELHAVEN U ARTS CTR AUD - 10:00 A.M. -
                        4:00 P.M. Details: (601)960-2300. MS Opera.

  OCT   1, 2015  (Thu)  LISA NAEF TERRY & JOANNE KONG at ST. JAMES'
  VIOLA DA GAMBA/       EPISCOPAL C, 7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)594-5584. 
  HARPSICHORD           Music of Bach (Gamba Sonatas). MA'AM.

  OCT 1-4, 2015         INTO THE WOODS in MC's AVEN HALL, 7:00 P.M. 
  MUSICAL               (Thu-Fri) and 2:00 P.M. (Sat-Sun). Tickets: 
                        (601)925-3440. See also SEP 24-27.

  OCT   3, 2015  (Sat)  The MSO with ANTON NEL at MARA HALL,
  ORCH/PIANO            7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)960-1565. 
                        Music of Mozart (Piano Concerto #21)
                        and Dvorak (New World Symphony).

  OCT   8, 2015  (Thu)  AREA CHOIRS present SINGING TOGETHER JACKSON
  CHORAL                at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 7:00 P.M. 
                        (601)487-7383. Donation requested (for 
                        Working Together Jackson).

  OCT  10, 2015  (Sat)  VOICES OF MISSISSIPPI WINNERS' CONCERT at the
  OPERA                 BELHAVEN U ARTS CTR AUD - PUBLIC PERFORMANCE 
                        7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-2300. MS Opera.

  OCT  14, 2015  (Wed)  SACRED HARP SINGING at the BEIT HA TORAH
  CHORAL                MESSIANIC SYNAGOGUE in FLORENCE,
                        6:00-8:00 PM Free. (601)953-1094.
                        [VENUE: 161 Hickory Ridge Rd] 

  OCT  15, 2015  (Thu)  BARRY HAUSE & JOHN PAUL at ST. ANDREW'S 
  GUITAR/               EPISCOPAL CL, 7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)694-5584.
  HARPSICHORD           Music of John Dowland. MA'AM.

  OCT  16, 2015  (Fri)  PERFORMERS TBA  at the SCHF AUD 
  TBA                   in VICKSBURG, 12:00 NOON.
                        Details: (601)631-2997.
                        Classics in the Courtyard.

  OCT  17, 2015  (Sat)  The MS COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC BAND at CHRIST U
  BAND                  METHODIST C, 3:00 P.M.  Free. 
                        (769)218-0828 / www.mcsb.us

  OCT  17, 2015  (Sat)  The MSO at MARA HALL,7:30 P.M. 
  POPS                  Tickets:(601)960-1565.
                        Symphantastic! arr. Crafton Beck.

  OCT  17, 2015  (Sat)  NICOLE HARWELL at BELHAVEN U's ARTS CTR AUD,
  PIANO                 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494.

  OCT  20, 2015  (Tue)  KEN GRAVES & JOHN PAUL at the MS MUSEUM  of ART,
  CLARINET/             5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Wine & Hor D'euvres 
  PIANO                 at 5:15 P.M. Music in the City series.
                        Music of Brahms: Sonata in Eb, Op.120 No. 2

  OCT  23, 2015  (Fri)  PERFORMERS TBA  at the SCHF AUD 
  TBA                   in VICKSBURG, 12:00 NOON.
                        Details: (601)631-2997.
                        Classics in the Courtyard.

  OCT  24, 2015  (Sat)  The MS COLLEGE SINGERS at PROVINE CHAPEL, 1:30 P.M.
  CHORAL                Free. (601)925-3440. Homecoming Concert.

  OCT  24, 2015  (Sat)  MARTA SZLUBOWSKA (violin), JESSE CHRISTESON
  CHAMBER               (cello), MELODY NG (piano), and KEN GRAVES
                        (clarinet) at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C, 
                        7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)594-2902.
                        Presented by the MS Chambre Music Guild.

  OCT  26, 2015  (Mon)  CABARET at DULING HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  OPERA                 Tickets:(601)960-2300. MS Opera.

  OCT  29, 2015  (Thu)  AMY JONES at MC's PROVINE CHAPEL, TIME TBA.
  ORGAN                 Free. (601)925-3440. [TENTATIVE].

  OCT  30, 2015  (Fri)  PERFORMERS TBA  at the SCHF AUD 
  TBA                   in VICKSBURG, 12:00 NOON.
                        Details: (601)631-2997.
                        Classics in the Courtyard.

  OCT  31, 2015  (Sat)  The MSO at MARA HALL,7:30 P.M. 
  ORCH                  Tickets:(601)960-1565. 
                        Perpetual Motion. Music of Copland
                        (Four dances from Rodeo), Ben Williams 
                        (A World Premiere), amd Carl Nielson
                        (Symphony No. 4 - The Inextinguishable).

  NOV   1, 2015  (Sun)  The MS CHORUS at ST. COLUMB'S EPISCOPAL C,
  CHORAL                4:00 P.M. Free. (601)259-7346.

  NOV   1, 2015  (Sat)  The MS CHORUS at LOCATION TBA, 7:00 P.M.
  CHORAL                Details: (601)259-7346.

  NOV   3, 2015  (Tue)  AUSRA JASINEVICIUTE & JOHN PAUL at the MS MUSEUM  
  VIOLA/PIANO           of ART, 5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Wine & Hor 
                        D'euvres at 5:15 P.M. Music in the City series.
                        Music of Brahms: Sonata in Eb Op. 120 No. 2.

  NOV   6, 2015  (Fri)  PERFORMERS TBA  at the SCHF AUD 
  TBA                   in VICKSBURG, 12:00 NOON.
                        Details: (601)631-2997.
                        Classics in the Courtyard.

  NOV   7, 2015  (Sat)  HEINAVANKER  at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C, 
  CHORAL                7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)694-5584. Music:
  MA'AM                 Medieval Estonian Chants and Songs.
 
  NOV  8-12, 2015       EAST TEXAS PIPE ORGAN FESTIVAL in KILGORE, TX.
  ORGAN                 Sun-Thu. Recitals in 1st Presbyterian Church,
                        (Kilgore) and other venues. Recitalists include
                        Albert Russell, Todd Wilson, David Baskeyfield, 
                        Charles Callahan, Ken Cowan, Scott Dettra, 
                        Mark Dwyer, and Adam Pajan.
                        Registration and other details: Click here

  NOV  10, 2015  (Tue)  CHARLES TOMPKINS at MC's PROVINE CHAPEL,
  ORGAN                 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)362-3235. AGO.

  NOV  10, 2015  (Tue)  BELHAVEN U COMPOSER'S CONCERT in the ARTS
  CHAMBER               CTR RECITAL ROOM, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Details:(601)974-6494
                       
  NOV  14, 2015  (Sat)  The MSO at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 7:30 P.M.
  CHAMBER               Tickets:(601)960-1565. Music of Castello, 
                        Rosenmuller, Corelli, Handel, Vivaldi, and
                        Rameau.

  NOV  15, 2015  (Sun)  MANNHEIM STEAMROLLER CHRISTMAS at MARA HALL,
  BROADWAY              TIME TBA. Tickets: www.jacksonbroadway.com.

  NOV  16, 2015  (Mon)  BELHAVEN U SYMPHONY CONCERT in the
  CHAMBER               university's  ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
                        Free. (601)974-6494. Brahms' 2nd Symphony. 
 
  NOV  16, 2015  (Mon)  MAX CENCIC and IL POMO d'ORO ORCH at TOUGALOO
  COUNTERTENOR          COLLEGE'S WOODWORTH CHAPEL, 7:30 P.M.
  MA'AM                 Tickets:(601)694-5584. Music: Arias from
                        Italian Baroque Operas.
  
  NOV  17, 2015  (Tue)  JAZZ BAND CONCERT at MC's AVEN HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  JAZZ                  Free. (601)925-3440.

  NOV  17, 2015  (Tue)  The BELHAVEN U WIND and BRASS ENSEMBLES
  WINDS/BRASS           in the university's ARTS CTR AUD, 
                        7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. 

  NOV  20, 2015  (Fri)  The JAMES S. SCLATER CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES at
  CHAMBER               MC's AVEN HALL on campus in CLINTON 7:30 P.M. 
                        Tickets: (601)925-3440. Music of Mozart
                        (Clarinet Quintet), "Catch Me If You Can", also
                        the MC Percussion Ensemble.

  NOV  21, 2015  (Sat)  CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA at the BELHAVEN U ARTS
  OPERA                 CTR AUD 7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)960-2300.  
                        A concert version produced by MS OPERA.

  NOV  21, 2015  (Sat)  BELHAVEN U CHORAL & VOCAL ARTISTS at
  CHORAL/VOCAL          COVENANT PRESBYTERIAN C, 7:00 P.M.
                        Details:(601)974-6494.
 
  NOV  21, 2015  (Sat)  CIRQUE DREAMS HOLIDAZE at MARA HALL, TIME TBA. 
  BROADWAY              Tickets: www.jacksonbroadway.com.

  NOV  22, 2015  (Sun)  The METROPOLITAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA at
  CHAMBER               ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 3:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)927-7494. Music TBA 

  NOV  23, 2015  (Mon)  SYMPHONIC WINDS, at MC's SWOR AUD,
  WINDS                 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  NOV  23, 2015  (Mon)  THE BEST OF BELHAVEN at the University's 
  CHAMBER               ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. 

  NOV  29, 2015  (Sun)  COMMUNITY HOLIDAY SING, including the MS METRO 
  CHORAL                MALE CHORUS at BELHAVEN PARK on POPLAR AVE, 
                        4:00 P.M. Details: (601)594-2902.

  DEC   1, 2015  (Tue)  LIGHTING of the BETHLEHEM TREE, with the CATHEDRAL
  CHORAL/ORCH           CHOIR of ST. ANDREW'S CL at the 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. Music of 
                        Monteverdi: Magnificat from the Vespers of 1610 
                        (plus carol singing).

  DEC   1, 2015  (Tue)  The MS COLLEGE SINGERS on campus in PROVINE
  CHORAL                CHAPEL, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  DEC   2, 2015  (Wed)  SACRED HARP SINGING at MS FORESTRY MUSEUM LODGE,
  CHORAL                6:30 P.M. Free. (601)953-1094.
  
  DEC 3-5, 2015         FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS at MC's PROVINE CHAPEL in 
  CHORAL/ORGAN          CLINTON, 7:30 P.M. (Thu-Sat). 
                        Tickets: (601)925-3440.

  DEC 4-5, 2015         The SINGING CHRISTMAS TREE at BELHAVEN U'S
  CHORAL                SOCCER BOWL, 7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat).
                        Free. (601)974-6494. 

  DEC   5, 2015  (Sat)  The MS CHORUS at LOCATION TBA, 7:00 P.M.
  CHORAL                Details: (601)259-7346.

  DEC  20, 2015  (Sun)  AMAHL & THE NIGHT VISITORS at the MADISON SQUARE
  OPERA                 ARTS CTR in MADISON, 2:30 P.M. 
                        Tickets: (601)960-2300. MS Opera.

  DEC  20, 2015  (Sun)  The MS COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC BAND at CHRIST U
  BAND                  METHODIST C, 3:00 P.M.  Free. 
                        (769)218-0828 / www.mcsb.us

  DEC  20, 2015  (Sun)  The MUSIC of CHRISTMAS at 1ST PRESBYTERAIN C,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          5:00 P.M. Free. (601)353-8316.
  ORCH

  DEC  24, 2015  (Thu)  The ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CATHEDRAL CHOIR,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          10:30 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Music of
                        Monteverdi, followed by Midnight Mass.

  DEC  24, 2013  (Tue)  MIDNIGHT MASS - EPISCOPAL, 10:30 P.M. (some also
  CHORAL/ORGAN          at 5:30 & 9:30 P.M.); CATHOLIC, 10:30 or 11:30 P.M.
                        Other times may be in place - be sure to check 
                        beforehand with the church you plan to attend.

  JAN 5-10, 2016        JERSEY BOYS at MARA HALL, TIMES TBA. 
  BROADWAY              Tickets: www.jacksonbroadway.com.

  JAN   9, 2016  (Sat)  The MSO with JULIE HUDIK at BELHAVEN U's
  CHAMBER               ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)960-1565.
                        Mozart by Candlelight(Overture to Abduction 
                        from the Seraglio, Serenade for Winds in Eb,
                        Oboe Concerto, & Symphony #35 - Haffner).

  JAN  12, 2016  (Tue)  A SOLO ACOUSTIC EVENING WITH PAUL THORN
  ROCK/SOMG             at MILLSAPS, 7:00 P.M. Tickets:(601)974-1130.

  JAN  12, 2016  (Tue)  NICOLE KELLER at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL,
  ORGAN                 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)362-3235. AGO.

  JAN  18, 2016  (Mon)  CABARET at DULING HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  OPERA                 Tickets:(601)960-2300. MS Opera.

  JAN  19, 2016  (Tue)  SHAWN LEOPARD & JOHN PAUL at the MS MUSEUM  
  HARPSICHORDS x2       of ART, 5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Wine & Hor 
                        D'euvres at 5:15 P.M. Music in the City series.
                        Music down the ages from Spain by Cabezon, Galles,
                        Soler, Bianco and Falla. Harpsichords
                        by Anden Houben.
 
  JAN  23, 2016  (Sat)  The MSO with STEFAN MILENKOVICH at
  ORCH/VIOLIN           MARA HALL,7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)960-1565. 
                        Music of Beethoven (Coriolan Overture, &
                        Violin Concerto) and of Schubert
                        (Symphony No. 4 - The Tragic)

  FEB   1, 2016  (Mon)  DISNEY'S BEAUTY & THE BEAST at MARA HALL,
  BROADWAY              TIME TBA. Tickets: www.jacksonbroadway.com.

  FEB   6, 2016  (Sat)  The MSO at MARA HALL,7:30 P.M. 
  POPS                  Tickets:(601)960-1565.
                        Shaken, Not Stirred; Music of
                        James Bond.

  FEB   9, 2016  (Tue)  VOX LUMINIS at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C, 
  CHORAL                7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)694-5584. Music:
  MA'AM                 Choral Music by J.S. Bach and family
                        "150 Years of Choral Masterpieces"

  FEB  11, 2016  (Thu)  YANNI at MARA HALL, TIMES TBA. 
  BROADWAY              Tickets: www.jacksonbroadway.com.

  FEB  16, 2016  (Tue)  SAMUEL METZGER and the BELHAVEN U. CONCERT
  CHORAL/ORGAN          CHOIR, direcvted by CHRISTOPHER SHELT, at
                        1st PRESBYTERIAN C, 7:00 P.M. Free.
                        30th Annual AGO Choral-Organ Festival.

  FEB  17, 2016  (Wed)  ANNIE at MARA HALL, TIME TBA. 
  BROADWAY              Tickets: www.jacksonbroadway.com.

  FEB  19, 2016  (Fri)  The GAUDETE BRASS QUINTET Tickets: 
  BRASS                 (601)594-2902. Fanfare Chamber Music 
                        Festival. The MS Chambre Music Guild. 
                        FESTIVAL DATES FEB 18-21
                        [DETAILS TBA]

  FEB  21, 2016  (Sun)  The METROPOLITAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA at
  CHAMBER               ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 3:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)927-7494. Music TBA 

  FEB  22, 2016  (Mon)  CABARET at DULING HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  OPERA                 Tickets:(601)960-2300. MS Opera.

  FEB  23, 2016  (Tue)  VIRGINIA KERR & COLMAN PEARCE at the MS MUSEUM  
  SOPRANO/PIANO         of ART, 5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Wine & Hor 
                        D'euvres at 5:15 P.M. Music in the City series.

  FEB  23, 2016  (Tue)  JOVANNI-REY de PEDRO, JAVIER RODRIGUEZ,  
  CHAMBER               SHAWN L. COPELAND & JAMES MARTIN at MILLSAPS, 
                        7:00 P.M. Tickets:(601)974-1130. (Clarinet, 
                        Bassoon, Piano, & Baritone).)

  FEB  24, 2016  (Wed)  SACRED HARP SINGING at MS FORESTRY MUSEUM LODGE,
  CHORAL                6:30 P.M. Free. (601)953-1094.
  
  FEB  27, 2016  (Sat)  The MSO with NORMAN KRIEGER at MARA HALL,
  ORCH/PIANO            7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)960-1565. 
                        Music of Tschiakovsky (Serenade for
                        Strings) and Brahms (Piano Concerto #2)

  MAR   3, 2016  (Thu)  BLUE MAN GROUP at MARA HALL, TIME TBA. 
  BROADWAY              Tickets: www.jacksonbroadway.com.

  MAR   5, 2016  (Sat)  The MS COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC BAND at CHRIST U
  BAND                  METHODIST C, 3:00 P.M.  Free. 
                        (769)218-0828 / www.mcsb.us

  MAR   5, 2016  (Sat)  The MSO with ELAINE BARBER (harp) and MEGAN
  CHAMBER               MEISENBACH (flute) at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M.
                        Tickets:(601)960-1565. Music of Brahms
                        (Three Hungarian Dances), Debussy (Danses
                        Sacred & Profane), Ives (Ragtime Dances),
                        Charles R. Young (Wings of Fire), and
                        Stravinsky (Danses Concertantes).

  MAR  12, 2016  (Sat)  JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR
  BROADWAY              DREAMCOAT at MARA HALL, TIME TBA. 
                        Tickets: www.jacksonbroadway.com.

  MAR  15, 2016  (Tue)  TAYLIS FERNANDEZ & JOHN PAUL at the MS MUSEUM  
  CELLO/PIANO           of ART, 5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Wine & Hor 
                        D'euvres at 5:15 P.M. Music in the City series.
                        Music of Beethoven: Sonata No. 4 for Cello and
                        Piano in C major, Op. 102, No. 1 (plus more
                        Beethoven).

  MAR  19, 2016  (Sat)  The MS CHORUS at LOCATION TBA, 7:00 P.M.
  CHORAL                Details: (601)259-7346.

  MAR  21, 2016  (Mon)  CABARET at DULING HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  OPERA                 Tickets:(601)960-2300. MS Opera.

  MAR  21, 2016  (Mon)  JOHN PAUL at ST. ANDREW'S CL, 7:30 P.M.
  ORGAN                 Free. (601)354-1535. Music of Dowland,
                        Bach, and Alain, with Compline.

  MAR  23, 2016  (Wed)  The PARISH CHOIR of ST ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL,
  CHORAL/ORCH           12:00 Noon. Free. (601)354-1535.  Cantata: 
                        Jesu Meine Freude (Buxtehude). Also works by 
                        Mozart, Mendelssohn, and Vivaldi (Violin 
                        Concerto in A Minor; Vince Massimino, Soloist).

  MAR  23, 2016  (Wed)  The CATHEDRAL CHOIR of ST ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          7:30 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Tenebrae Service.
                        Setting: John Paul (based on music of Nigel Hess).

  APR   2, 2016  (Sat)  The MSO at MARA HALL with BUD BERTHOLD,
  ORCH/TYMPANI          7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)960-1565. Music
                        of Daugherty (Raise the Roof, for tympani       
                        and orchestra), Barber (Symphony #1, and
                        Adagio for Strings), and Respighi (Pines  
                        of Rome).

  APR   5, 2016  (Tue)  THERESA SANCHEZ 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.
 
  APR   7, 2016  (Thu)  TAYLIS FERNANDEZ & JOHN PAUL at ST. ANDREW'S 
  CELLO/PIANO           EPISCOPAL CL, 7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)694-5584.
  MA'AM                 Music of Beethoven (Cello Sonatas).

  APR   9, 2016  (Sat)  The MSO with DEANNA TISDALE (soprano) at 
  CHAMBER               TOUGALOO COLLEGE'S WOODWORTH CHAPEL,
                        7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)960-1565. Music of
                        Beethovem (Septet in Eb), Schubert
                        (Salve Regina), & Wagner (Siegfried Idyll).

  APR 15-16, 2016       FAYTHE FREESE RECITAL at NORTHIMINSTER 
  ORGAN                 BAPTIST C, Fri, 7:30 P.M. Free. 
                        (601)362-3235. Workshop Apr 16 (Sat).
                        10:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.. AGO.

  APR  23, 2016  (Sat)  CARMEN with KIRSTIN CHAVEZ and RICHARD
  OPERA                 TROXELL at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Tickets: (601)960-2300. A MS OPERA Production.  

  APR  24, 2016  (Sun)  The METROPOLITAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA at
  CHAMBER               ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 3:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)927-7494. Music TBA 

  APR  27, 2016  (Wed)  SACRED HARP SINGING at MS FORESTRY MUSEUM LODGE,
  CHORAL                6:30 P.M. Free. (601)953-1094.
  
  APR 28-29, 2016       The ROLSTON STRING QUARTET at ST. JAMES'
  CHAMBER               EPISCOPAL C, FOWLER HALL, 7:30 P.M. (Thu-Fri)
                        Tickets: (601)584-2902. 
                        A presentation of the MS CHambre Music Guild.

  MAY   6, 2016  (Fri)  CELTIC WOMAN at MARA HALL, TIME TBA. 
  BROADWAY              Tickets: www.jacksonbroadway.com.

  MAY   7, 2016  (Sat)  The MS CHORUS at LOCATION TBA, 7:00 P.M.
  CHORAL                Details: (601)259-7346.

  MAY  10, 2016  (Tue)  JULIA KIRK & MARTA SZLUBOWSKA at the MS MUSEUM of 
  VIOLINS x2            ART, 5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Wine & Hor 
                        D'euvres at 5:15 P.M. Music in the City series. 
                        Music of Bartok: Selections from the Forty-four 
                        Duos for Two Violins.
 
  MAY  13, 2016  (Fri)  The MSO at the OLD TRACE PARK, 7:30 P.M.  
  POPS                  Pepsi Pops. Tickets:(601)960-1565.        
                        Picnic in the Park.

  MAY  13, 2016  (Fri)  The MSO at the OLD TRACE PARK, 7:30 P.M.  
  POPS                  Pepsi Pops. Tickets:(601)960-1565.        
                        Picnic in the Park.
 
  MAY  14, 2016  (Sat)  The MS COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC BAND at CHRIST U
  BAND                  METHODIST C, 3:00 P.M.  Free. 
                        (769)218-0828 / www.mcsb.us

  MAY  16, 2016  (Mon)  MAMMA MIA! at MARA HALL, TIME TBA. 
  BROADWAY              Tickets: www.jacksonbroadway.com.


  JUN  28, 2016  (Tue)  SHAWN LEOPARD & JOHN PAUL at the MS MUSEUM  
  HARPSICHORDS x2       of ART COMMUNITY ROOM, 5:45 P.M. Free. 
                        (601)354-1535. Wine & Hor D'euvres at 5:15 P.M. 
                        Music in the City series. Music by Tielman 
                        Susato (Danserye, 1551) & J. S. Bach (Double 
                        Concerto in C Major - BWV 1061)

  JUL  19, 2016  (Tue)  JOHN PAUL at the MS MUSEUM of ART, 5:45 P.M. Free. 
  HARPSICHORD           (601)354-1535. Wine & Hor D'euvres at 5:15 P.M. 
                        Music of Bach: Preludes & Fugues from the 
                        Well-Tempered Clavier
 
  AUG  23, 2016  (Tue)  JASON MATHENA at the MS MUSEUM of ART, 5:45 P.M. 
  MARIMBA               Free. (601)354-1535. Wine & Hor D'euvres at 5:15 P.M. 
                        Music of Bach: The Chaconne in d Minor for 
                        Unaccompanied Violin.
                                 plus
  OBOE/PIANO            TRACY CARTER & JOHN PAUL, Music of Francis Poulenc:
                        Sonata for Oboe and Piano.




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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)
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