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


  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  18, 2015  (Tue)  DEM BONES (trombone Choir) at the RED CABOOSE
  BRASS/BAND            in MADISON (on Main St), 6:00 P.M. PLUS the
                        GAZEBO BAND, 6:25 P.M. Details:
                        (769)218-0828 / www.mcsb.us

  AUG  19, 2015  (Wed)  The MIRIĆ SISTERS at FONDREN PRESBYTERIAN C,
  GUITAR(s)             6:20 P.M. Free. (601)982-3232.
  
  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)  SHIROHATO TAIKO at the CHILDREN'S MUSEUM,
  JAPANESE DRUMS        1:00 P.M. Tickets:(601)981-5469
                        Traditional Japanese Percussion Ensemble

  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.

  SEP   2, 2015  (Wed)  SHIROHATO TAIKO at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL 
  JAPANESE DRUMS        SCH ARTS CTR AUD in RIDGELAND, 6:30 P.M. 
                        Tickets:(601)853-6000.
                        Traditional Japanese Percussion Ensemble

  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. Free. (601)974-6494.

  SEP   9, 2015  (Wed)  ROBERT KNUPP at MC's AVEN HALL, 3:00 P.M.
  ORGAN                 (601)924-3440. Lecture demo (with photos
                        and recordings) on the organs of Middle
                        Germany including Leipzig. See also Sept. 20.

  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  13, 2015  (Sun)  HOLY EUCHARIST with the JUBILEE SINGERS and
  CHORAL                DAUGHTERS of BOBBY COOPER in concert at 
                        ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL C in BOLTON, 4:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)842-5683.

  SEP  14, 2015  (Mon)  The MC SINGERS in AVEN #326, 6:30 & 7:30 P.M. 
  CHORAL                Free. (601)925-3440. Open house in the new 
                        choir room, with reception & two brief concerts.

  SEP  14, 2015  (Mon)  MILLSAPS MUSIC FACULTY ON CAMPUS, 7:30 P.M.
  CHAMBER               Free. (601)974-1422

  SEP  15, 2015  (Tue)  KATE RAWLS & MEI-EN CHOU at BELHAVEN U's
  SOPRANO/PIANO         ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494.
 
  SEP  16, 2015  (Wed)  KATE RAWLS & MEI-EN CHOU at MC's AVEN HALL 
  SOPRANO/PIANO         on campus in CLINTON 3:00 P.M. Free. 
                        (601)925-3440. 

  SEP  17, 2015  (Thu)  The MSO at the CEDARS in FONDREN, 7:00 P.M.
  ORCH                  Details: (601)981-9606 / 960-1565. 

  SEP  19, 2015  (Sat)  COMMUNITY DANCE CONCERT at BELHAVEN U's
  DANCE                 ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)965-1400.
                        Sponsor: www.intersectdance.org

  SEP  20, 2015  (Sun)  ROBERT KNUPP at GALLOWAY U METHODIST C, 1:00 P.M.
  ORGAN                 (601)353-9691. Lecture demo (with photos and 
                        recordings) on the organs of Middle Germany 
                        including Leipzig. See also Sept. 9.

  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 SAMPEN at MC's AVEN HALL on campus in 
  SAXOPHONE             CLINTON 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440. 

  SEP  23, 2015  (Wed)  The WHIRLING DERVISHES OF RUMI at MARA HALL,
  SUFI MUSIC            7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)454-4782 or
                        Ticketmaster.

  SEP  24, 2015  (Thu)  The USM SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA at the MARTIN 
  ORCH                  PERFORMING ARTS CTR in NATCHEZ
                        7:00 P.M. Tickets? Click here
                        For Natchez venue addresses, Click here
                        Music of Zaninelli (Nostalgic Dances), 
                        James Nagius (Radiant Dances for Horn & 
                        String), and Brahms (Symphony No. 1).

  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 26-27, 2015       MARK HAYES at CROSSGATES U METHODIST C,
  PIANO/CHORAL          10:00 A.M. (Sat) Piano Workshop - Info:
                        (601)825-8677; 10:30 A.M. (Sun) Worship.
                        6:00 P.M. (Sun) Part 1 with the Crossgates 
                        UMC Choir, Part 2, Piano.

  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.

  SEP  27, 2015  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C, 
  CHORAL/ORGAN          5:00 P.M. Free. (601)982-4880. Service 
                        music: Rheinberger: "Ave Regina caelorum",
                        Brahms:  "Mit Fried und Freud"
                        Horatio Parker (student of Rheinberger):
                        "Our Day of Praise is Done".
                        Recital: MICHAEL BEATTIE - Franck, Chorale
                        in b minor; Rheinberger, Suite for Organ,
                        violin, & cello, with MARTA SZLUBOWSKA,
                        violin, and JESSE CHRISTESON, cello; and
                        Bach, Prelude and Fugue in b minor (BWV544).

  SEP 29-30, 2015       The MONTAGE DANCE TROUPE at HINDS CC's CAIN-
  DANCE                 COCHRAN HALL in RAYMOND, 7:00 P.M. (Tue-Wed).
                        Tickets: (601)953-2269. "Great Stories 
                        of All Times".

  SEP  29, 2015  (Tue)  The U.S. MARINE BAND at JSU's McCOY AUD,
  BAND                  7:30 P.M. Details: (601)979-2141/2142
                        Tickets: www.marineband.ticketleap.com

  SEP  30, 2015  (Wed)  RUSSELL THOMAS, JR. at JSU's HALL AUD,
  SAXOPHONE             12:00 Noon. Free. (601)979-2141.

  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 MS COMMUNITY SYMPHONIC BAND at CHRIST U
  BAND                  METHODIST C, 3:00 P.M., with guests from
                        BALLET MAGNIFICAT.  Free. 
                        (769)218-0828 / www.mcsb.us

  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   7, 2015  (Wed)  SACRED HARP SINGING at MC's AVEN HALL on 
  CHORAL                campus in CLINTON 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440. 

  OCT   7, 2015  (Wed)  STEPHEN & CAROLYN SACHS, and SARAH ELIAS at
  PIANOSx2              the MUNICIPAL ART GALLERY, 3:00 P.M. Free.
                        Chaminade Club, (601)832-4384.
                        Music of Rachmaninoff (Russian Rhapsody, and
                        Tarantella from Suite No. 2, Op. 17, with
                        Stephen & Carolyn Sachs) and Schumann
                        (Concerto in a minor, Allegro affetuoso, with
                        Sarah Elias & Carolyn Sachs)  

  OCT   8, 2015  (Thu)  AREA CHOIRS present SINGING TOGETHER JACKSON
  CHORAL                at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 7:00 P.M. 
                        (601)354-1535. aphelps@standrewscathedral.org
                        Tickets: eventbrite.com (or at door). 
                        Benefit for Working Together Jackson.

  OCT  10, 2015  (Sat)  SASIKALA PENUMARTHI (Kuchipudi artist) and 
  INDIAN DANCE/         a TROUPE of 40 at the RIDGELAND HIGH SCH AUD, 
  LIVE ORCH             4:30 P.M. Free. (601)842-2280. Presenting 
                        ANDAAL KALYANAM: An Evening of Enchanting 
                        Classical Indian Dance & Drama. More info? 
                        Click Here
 
  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  11, 2015  (Sun)  The VICKSBURG CHAMBER CHOIR in the COURTYARD
  CHORAL/               of the SCHF in VICKSBURG, 2:30 P.M. Free (Donations
  BLUEGRASS             welcome).(601)631-2997). Refreshments at 2:00 P.M.

  OCT  11, 2015  (Sun)  The CAPITAL BRASS, at ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL C in
  BRASS                 BOLTON, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)842-5683, 
                        following Evening Prayer.

  OCT  12, 2015  (Mon)  LAURENCE ALBERT sings, with BRENDA WILDER
  BASS-BARITONE/        (piano) at TOUGALOO COLLEGE'S WOODWORTH 
  PIANO                 CHAPEL, 6;00 P.M. Free. (601)977-7773. 
                        Masterpieces of European, European-American, 
                        and African-American composers

  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)594-5584.
  HARPSICHORD           Music of John Dowland & J.S. Bach (15
                        Sinfonias, aka 3-part inventions). MA'AM.

  OCT  16, 2015  (Fri)  OSGOOD & BLAQUE at the SCHF COURTYARD in
  CLASSIC BLUES         VICKSBURG, 12:00 NOON. 
                        Details: (601)631-2997.
                        Classics in the Courtyard.

  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)  COMPASS DUO: NICOLE HARWELL, piano, and ALEX
  CHAMBER               McKAMIE, violin, at BELHAVEN U's ARTS CTR
                        AUD. 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. Music of
                        Beethoven, Grieg, and Prokofiev.

  OCT  18, 2015  (Sun)  COMPASS DUO: NICOLE HARWELL, piano, and ALEX
  CHAMBER               McKAMIE, violin. at OLDE TOWNE COMMUNITY C*.
                        3:00 P.M. Free (donations accepted). Details:
                        www.compassduo.com. (601)856-0652. Music of 
                        Beethoven, Grieg, and Prokofiev.
                        *220 W. Ridgeland Ave, Ridgeland, MS. 

  OCT  18, 2015  (Sun)  JEREMY ADCOCK at ST. PAUL'S EPISCOPAL C in
  ORGAN                 COLUMBUS, 4:00 P.M. Free. (662)312-7742.

  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  21, 2015  (Wed)  OUIDA HOLLAND(mezzo), DON MESSER, & DAVID MORGAN
  VOCAL/PIANO           at the MUNICIPAL ART GALLERY, 3:00 P.M., Free.
                        Chaminade Club, (601)832-4384. Music of
                        Hammerstein, Bernstein, Sondheim, Kern, and
                        Jerry Herman (Holland & Messer); and of
                        Haydn and Brahms (Morgan).

  OCT  22, 2015  (Thu)  KINETIC ETCHINGS DANCE PROJECT at the MS ARTS CTR 
  DANCE                 (2nd floor gallery), 5:00 P.M. Details: 
                        katgurtler@gmail.com. With visuals by Bill Wilson 
                        and Sam Clark. "Flights of Fantasy": Dragons, 
                        Fairies, & Pixies.

  OCT  23, 2015  (Fri)  LEE ABRAHAM & THE BOONE BROTHERS at the SCHF
  CLASSICS/POPS         COURTYARD in VICKSBURG, 12:00 NOON. 
                        Details: (601)631-2997.
                        Classics in the Courtyard.

  OCT 23-24, 2015       CRISTA MILLER RECITAL at IDLEWILD PRESBYTERIAN C,
  ORGAN                 MEMPHIS, TN. Fri, 7:30 P.M. Music of Charles
                        Tournemire, Naji Hakim, and others. Free. 
                        (601)362-3235. LECTURE/DEMO OCT 24 (Sat).
                        10:00 A.M. Music of Charles Tournemire in
                        liturgical context.

  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), JULIA KIRK (viola)
  CHAMBER               JESSE CHRISTESON (cello), MELODY NG (piano), and 
                        KEN GRAVES (clarinet) at ST. COLUMB'S
                        EPISCOPAL C in RIDGELAND. 
                        7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)594-2902.
                        Presented by the MS Chambre Music Guild.
                        Music includes a Beethoven string trio.

  OCT  24, 2015  (Sat)  INTERSECT DANCE COLLECTIVE at the CHURCH
  DANCE                 at NORTHSHORE* in BRANDON, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Tickets: Click here (903)279-8179.
                        "ReNew" - an evening of modern dance.
                        *Northshore Pkwy & Church Road.

  OCT  25, 2015  (Sun)  LATIN FEST at the HIGH ST FARMER'S MARKET,
  LATIN MUSIC           11:00 A.M - 8:00 P.M. Bands representing
                        17 countries (also dance & food). Tickets:
                        http://www.latinfestms.com/advance-tickets/

  OCT  26, 2015  (Mon)  CABARET at DULING HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  OPERA                 Tickets:(601)960-2300. Doors open at 6:00.
                        "Belhaven on Broadway." MS Opera.

  OCT  29, 2015  (Thu)  AMY JONES at MC's PROVINE CHAPEL, 7:30 P.M.
  ORGAN                 Free. (601)925-3440. To see her program,
                        Click Here

  OCT  30, 2015  (Fri)  PATRICK SMITH & COMPANY  at the SCHF COURTYARD
  BLUES POPS/           in VICKSBURG, 12:00 NOON.
  ORIGINALS             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 MILLSAPS, 4:00 P.M.
  CHORAL                Tickets: (601)278-3351.

  NOV   1, 2015  (Sun)  SIMON JOHNSON* at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C,
  ORGAN                 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)353-8316.
                        *From St. Paul's Cathedral, London.

  NOV   1, 2015  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C, 
  CHORAL/ORGAN          5:00 P.M. Free. (601)982-4880. Service 
  SAXOPHONE             music: Gabriel Jackson, "Truro Service",
                        James Whitbourn "Requiem Canticorum"
                        ["Living Voices"], with CRAIG YOUNG.
 
  NOV   2, 2015  (Mon)  The JSU ORCHESTRA at HALL AUD,
  ORCH/STRINGS          7:00 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141.

  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   3, 2015  (Tue)  SIMON JOHNSON at ST. LOUIS CL in NEW ORLEANS, LA 
  ORGAN                 6:00 P.M. Free. (504)525-9595 x5341 or x5342.
                        Music of Percy Whitlock (Fanfare from Four 
                        Extemporisations); Wm. Byrd (A fancie from My Ladye
                        Nevell's Book); Howells (Master Tallis' Testament);
                        Wm. Walton (Orb and Sceptre - arr. Wm. McKie);
                        Reubke (Sonata on the 94th Psalm). 

  NOV   4, 2015  (Wed)  BEBE WOLFE (mezzo) & KEN ROBERTS (piano), and 
  PIANO/VOCAL           GRETA BARBOUR-MILLS (piano) at the MUNICIPAL 
                        ART GALLERY, 3:00 P.M. Free. Chaminade Club, 
                        (601)832-4384. Music of Fauré (Cinq mélodies 
                        "de Venise," set to poems by Verlaine - Wolfe
                        & Roberts), and of Ginastera & Philip Glass.
                        (Barbour-Mills).

  NOV   5, 2015  (Thu)  MILLSAPS FACULTY TRIO-IN-RESIDENCE MARTA SZLUBOWSKA
  CHAMBER               (violin), ALEJANDRO ENCINAS, (viola) and TAYLIS 
                        FERNANDEZ (cello),with guests VINCE MASSIMINO 
                        (violin) & LYNN RALEY (piano)at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Music of Schumann (Piano Quintet).
                        Details: (601-974-1422.

  NOV   5, 2015  (Thu)  JOSEPH MILTON & MELINDA ARMISTEAD at MC's 
  TENOR/PIANO           AVEN HALL on campus in CLINTON 7:30 P.M. Free. 
                        (601)925-3440. 

  NOV   6, 2015  (Fri)  MARIA SIGNA & RALPH MILLER at the SCHF COURTYARD
  POPS/COUNTRY          in VICKSBURG, 12:00 NOON.
                        Details: (601)631-2997.
                        Classics in the Courtyard.

  NOV   6, 2015  (Fri)  KYOUNG CHO (soprano) and WON CHO (Bass) with
  VOCAL                 KYUNG-EUN NA (Piano) at MS COLLEGE'S AVEN HALL
                        in Clinton. 7:30 P.M. Free. MS Music Teachers' 
                        Assoc. barbara7892@att.net.

  NOV   7, 2015  (Sat)  HEINAVANKER  at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C, 
  CHORAL                7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)594-5584. Music:
  MA'AM                 Medieval Estonian Chants and Songs.
 
  NOV   8, 2015  (Sun)  ROBERT KNUPP at CROSSGATES U METHODIST C, 
  ORGAN                 in BRANDON, 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  NOV   8, 2015  (Sun)  Holy Eucharist with music by The MS GIRLCHOIR, 
  CHORAL                at ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL C in BOLTON,  
                        4:00 P.M. Free. (601)842-5683, 

  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   9, 2015  (Mon)  JONATHAN CASON at MC's AVEN HALL, 3:00 P.M.
  DOUBLE BASS           Free. (601)925-3440.

  NOV  10, 2015  (Tue)  BRASS ENSEMBLES at JSU'S HALL AUD,
  BRASS                 6:30 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141.

  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  11, 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] 
 
  NOV  11, 2015  (Wed)  WOODWIND and PERCUSSION ENSEMBLES, at
  WOODWINDS/            JSU's HALL AUD, 6:30 P.M. 
  PERCUSSION            Details: (601)979-2141

  NOV  12, 2015  (Thu)  JAZZ ENSEMBLE at JSU'S HALL AUD,
  JAZZ                  7:00 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141.

  NOV  13, 2015  (Fri)  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  14, 2015  (Sat)  The RIDGELAND and LONG BEACH HIGH SCHOOL
  CHORAL                CHOIRS at RIDGELAND HIGH SCHOOL AUD, 3:00 P.M.
                        Tickets: rupton@madison-schools.com
                        Music of Mozart (Missa Brevis in D major,
                        K194), Gyorgy Orban (Daemon Irrepit Callidus),
                        Frank Tichelli (Earth Song), and Robert
                        Townsend (Oh! What a Beautiful City)

  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              3:00 P.M. 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)594-5584. Music: Arias from
                        Italian Baroque Operas.
  
  NOV  16, 2015  (Mon)  JAZZ BAND CONCERT at MC's AVEN HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  JAZZ                  Free. (601)925-3440.

  NOV  17, 2015  (Tue)  WORSHIP COLLECTIVE at MC's AVEN HALL,
  BAND                  7:30 P.M. Free. (601)924-3440.

  NOV 19-21, 2015       MADRIGAL SINGE FEASTE at the SOUTHERN CULTURAL
  DINNER THEATRE        HERITAGE CENTER in VICKSBURG, (Thu-Sat), 7:00 P.M.
                        Presented by the Warren Central High School 
                        Choral Department. Tickets: (601)529-7171.
                        Performances by the Warren Central Madrigal 
                        Singers and the MS Boychoir. Info at
                        (601)631-2997. (Limited seating - order early!)

  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 the Accento
                        Trio (Soprano, flute, & piano).

  NOV  21, 2015  (Sat)  The MUW CHAMBER SINGERS CHORALE  at ST. PETER's 
  CHORAL                BY THE LAKE EPISCOPAL C, in BRANDON. 6:00 P.M.
                        Free. (662)329-7430 [1954 Spillway Rd]
                        Phillip Stockton, Director.

  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)  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)  CIRQUE DREAMS HOLIDAZE at MARA HALL, 8:00 P.M.
  BROADWAY              Tickets: www.jacksonbroadway.com.

  NOV  22, 2015  (Sun)  The METROPOLITAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA with
  CHAMBER/OBOE          JULIE HUDIK at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 
                        3:00 P.M. Free. (601)927-7494. Music of Handel
                        (Fireworks Music, #26); Lebrun (Conncerto #1
                        for Oboe), Richard Strauss (Serenade in Eb
                        for winds and brass), & Jonathan Peters,
                        (Rocky Mountain Suite).

  NOV  22, 2015  (Sun)  CONCORDIA at GALLOWAY U METHODIST C,
  CHORAL                6:00 P.M. Free. (601)353-9691. "Seasons & 
                        Holy Days", directed by Lynne Pickett.

  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  23, 2015  (Mon)  The JACKSON CHORAL SOCIETY at ST. PHILIP'S
  CHORAL                EPISCOPAL C, 7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)927-9604.
                        More info? Click here
                        Music of Beethoven (Mass in C, Op. 86. and
                        Broadway & Opera choruses. Mark Nabholz,
                        Director; Tommy Creel, accompanist.

  NOV  29, 2015  (Sun)  COMMUNITY HOLIDAY SING, including the MS METRO 
  CHORAL                MALE CHORUS and the MURRAH HIGH SINGERS 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                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): The CHAMINADE CLUB at the JACKSON MUNICIPAL 
  VOCAL/PIANO           ART GALLERY, 3:00 P.M. FREE, (601) 832-4384
                        ANGELA POWELL, piano;
                          Sinfonia (C Minor, Partita #2, BWV 826) J.S. Bach
                          Sonata in E-Flat Major, Hob. XVI: 28, 
                             I. Allegro moderato - F. J. Haydn

                        ALLIE SAHLI, flute, & SANDRA POLANSKI, piano
                          Suite Antique - John Rutter
                             2.  Ostinato
                             4.  Waltz
                             6.  Rondeau
                          Fantaisie - Georges Hüe

                        JEAN SMITH VAUGHAN, soprano, & DAVID O'STEEN, piano
                          "Ich liebe dich" - Beethoven
                          "L'Heure exquise" - Hahn
                          "Green Finch and Linnet Bird" (Sweeney Todd/Sondheim)
                        VAUGHAN & O'STEEN, & BEN PRESTON, baritone;
                          "Papagena" (The Magic Flute) - Mozart
                          "The Song That Goes Like This" (Monty Python's 
                            Spamalot) - John Du Prez and Eric Idle 
 
  DEC   2, 2015  (Wed)  SACRED HARP SINGING at MS FORESTRY MUSEUM LODGE,
  CHORAL                6:30 P.M. Free. (601)953-1094.
  
  DEC   3, 2015  (Thu)  The JSU SYMPHONIC BAND, RECITAL HALL
  BAND                  7:00 P.M. Details: (601)979-2141 

  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, 2015  (Fri)  THE MILLSAPS SINGERS on campus at 7:30 P.M.
  CHORAL/ORGAN/         Free (donations encouraged). (601)974-1422.
 
  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 4-6, 2015         BALLET MISSISSIPPI at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  BALLET                (Fri); 2:00 P.M. (Sat & Sun). Tickets: 
                        (601)960-1560 / www.balletms.com. 
                        The Nutcracker.

  DEC   5, 2015  (Sat)  The MS CHORUS at ST. RICHARD CATHOLIC C,
  CHORAL                7:30 P.M. Free. (601)278-3351. Music of
                        Christmas ("Echoes of Gold")
 
  DEC   6, 2015  (Sat)  The MS BOYCHOIR at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C, 
  CHORAL                2:30 P.M. Free (donations welcomeed)
                        (601)665-7374.

  DEC   6, 2015  (Sun)  THE TOUGALOO COLLEGE CHOIR on campus in
  CHORAL                WOODWORTH CHAPEL, 3:30 P.M. Free. (601)977-4431.

  DEC   6, 2015  (Sun)  ADVENT LESSONS and CAROLS at ST ANDREW'S 
  CHORAL/ORGAN          EPISCOPAL CL, 5:30 P.M. Free.(601)354-1535.

  DEC   6, 2015  (Sun)  The JSU STRING ENSEMBLE at HALL AUD,
  ORCH/STRINGS          TIME TBA. Free. (601)979-2141.

  DEC   6, 2015  (Sun)  THE JSU CHORALE, CHOIR, & SINGERS at McCOY AUD, 
  CHORAL                7:00 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141.

  DEC   7, 2015  (Mon)  PIERRE QUEVAL at ST. LOUIS CL in 
  ORGAN                 NEW ORLEANS, LA 6:00 P.M. Free. 
                        (504)525-9595 x5341 or x5342.
                        Music of Christmas. Holtkamp organ.

  DEC   8, 2015  (Tue)  LESSONS & CAROLS at MILLSAPS, 12:00 NOON.
  CHORAL/ORGAN          Free. (601)974-1422.
 
  DEC   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] 
 
  DEC 11-13, 2015       CAROLS BY CANDLELIGHT at the 1ST BAPTIST C,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          7:00 P.M. (Fri); 3:00 & 7:00 P.M. (Sat & Sun).
  ORCH                  Free but call (601)949-1926 for ticket 
                        information.

  DEC  13, 2015  (Sun)  The VICKSBURG ORCHESTRAL SOCIETY at the SCHF AUD 
  ORCH                  in VICKSBURG, 5:00 P.M. Dinner Concert.
                        Reservations & details: (601)631-2997.

  DEC  15, 2015  (Tue)  AMAHL AND THE NIGHT VISITORS at the HOLMES CO.
  OPERA                 ARTS BLDG (in LEXINGTON), 7:00 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)960-2300.    

  DEC  19, 2015  (Sat)  BALLET MAGNIFICAT at MARA HALL, 2:00 P.M.
  BALLET                Tickets: (601)960-1537 / www.balletmagnificat.com  

  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, 2015  (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.

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

  JAN 6-10, 2016        JERSEY BOYS at MARA HALL, Times and
  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  10, 2016  (Sun)  SHIRLEY SANDERS FOSTER & DAVID O'STEEN at
  VOCAL/PIANO           ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL C in BOLTON, 4:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)842-5683. "Broadway Old and New", following 
                        Sung Compline, led by O'Steen.

  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  14, 2016  (Thu)  TIFFANY TOWNSEND* (soprano), JOCELYN ZHU*
  CHAMBER               (violin) and LYNN RALEY (piano) at
                        MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-1422.
                        *"From Jackson to Juilliard and back."

  JAN  15, 2016  (Fri)  JOCELYN ZHU and LYNN RALEY at BELHAVEN U's 
  VIOLIN/PIANO          ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494.
                        Music of Mozart, Beethoven, Vieuxtemps & Bach.
                        (Zhu, a Belhaven graduate, is a Juilliard
                        student)  

  JAN  16, 2016  (Sat)  NICHOLAS SUSI at BELHAVEN U's ARTS CTR AUD, 
  PIANO                 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494.
                        Susi is the current NFMC Young Artist Winner.

  JAN  17, 2016  (Sun)  PIERRE QUEVAL at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C,
  ORGAN                 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)353-8316.

  JAN  18, 2016  (Mon)  CABARET at DULING HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  OPERA                 Tickets:(601)960-2300. Doors open at 6:00.
                        "A Night at the Tonys." MS Opera.

  JAN  18, 2016  (Mon)  KENNETH GRAVES (clarinet), JESSE CHRISTESON
  CHAMBER               (cello), and STEPHEN SACHS (piano) at BELHAVEN U's 
                        ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494.
                        Music of Beethoven (Piano trio in Bb, Op. 11),
                        and Brahms (Clarinet trio in a minor, op. 114).

  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  20, 2016  (Wed)  KEN GRAVES (clarinet), JESSE CHRISTESON (cello),
  CHAMBER               & STEPHEN SACHS (piano) at the JACKSON MUNICIPAL 
                        ART GALLERY. 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)833-4384.
                        Trios by Beethoven (Op. 11, Bb) and Brahms
                        (Op. 114, a minor). Chaminade Club.

  JAN  21, 2016  (Thu)  MANDY SPIVAK, NICHOLAS PERNA, & TYLER KEMP
  SOPRANO/TENOR         at MC's AVEN HALL, 7:30 P.M.. Free. (601)925-3440.
  PIANO                 Music of Puccini (from Tosca, Act III), Broadway's
                        Golden Age, and 21st century musicals.

  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)

  JAN  24, 2016  (Sun)  The MARTA SZLUBOWSKA ENSEMBLE at FONDREN
  CHAMBER               PRESBYTERIAN C, 3:00 P.M. Free.
                        (601)362-3235.

  JAN  25, 2016  (Mon)  KAREN SLACK and KAREN LAUBENGAYER at JSU's
  SOPRANO/PIANO         HALL AUD, 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141.
                        More info: www.sopranokarenslack.com

  JAN  30, 2016  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Puccini's
  OPERA                 TURANDOT (live) on-screen at CINEMARK 
                        (formerly Tinseltown)in PEARL, 11:55 A.M. 
                        Tickets at door.

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

  FEB   1, 2016  (Mon)  AMY JONES & NICHOLAS FORD at MS COLLEGE'S
  LECTURE/DEMO          AVEN HALL - MUSIC IN THE TIME OF WAR -
                        from a Symposium, with musical examples,
                        7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  FEB   3, 2016  (Wed)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Puccini's
  OPERA                 TURANDOT (encore) on-screen at CINEMARK
                        (formerly Tinseltown)in PEARL, 6:30 P.M.
                        Tickets at door.

  FEB   3, 2016  (Wed)  CHERYL COKER (soprano) & JANETTE SUDDERTH
  VOCAL & PIANO         (piano + cello); and ALLIE JUDGE & KEELY 
                        PARKER (sopranos), & SUSAN JOHNSON (piano) 
                        at the MUNICIPAL ART GALLERY, 3:00 P.M. 
                        Free. Chaminade Club, (601)832-4384. Songs 
                        of Purcell, Hahn, Gounod, Poldowski, Laitman, 
                        Lustig, and Beach; piano music of Chopin.

  FEB   5, 2016  (Fri)  SEAN CHEN in the JAMES S. SCLATER CHAMBER 
  PIANO/CHAMBER         MUSIC SERIES at MC's AVEN HALL on campus in
                        CLINTON 7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)925-3440. 
                        With the Sean Chen Trio (Piano, violin & horn).

  FEB 5-6, 2016         THE FROG PRINCE (Children's opera by Owen &
  OPERA                 Elizabeth Hartford) 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. 
  
  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   7, 2016  (Sun)  ALLIE JUDGE and KEELY PARKER at MILLSAPS,
  SOPRANOS(x2)          3:00 P.M. Free. (601)974-1420.

  FEB   9, 2016  (Tue)  VOX LUMINIS at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C, 
  CHORAL                7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)594-5584. Music:
  MA'AM                 Choral Music by J.S. Bach and family
                        "150 Years of Choral Masterpieces"

  FEB   9, 2016  (Tue)  ROBBY BAINE, at MC's AVEN HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  PIANO                 Free. (601)925-3440.

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

  FEB  12, 2016  (Fri)  FOR THE LOVE OF BROADWAY at the CARRIAGE
  BROADWAY              HOUSE-STANTON HALL in NATCHEZ,, 7:00 P.M.
                        with MARYANN KYLE, PETER LAKE, KRISTA McKENZIE,
                        DANIELLE ADAMS, EMMIE PERKINS & TYLER KEMP.
                        Tickets? Click here
                        For Natchez venue addresses, Click here

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

  FEB 16-18, 2016       The MONTAGE THEATRE of DANCE at HINDS CC's CAIN-
  DANCE                 COCHRAN HALL in RAYMOND, 7:00 P.M. (Tue-Thu)
                        Tickets: (601)953-2269. Dance of the Lion King

  Also on FEB 19 (Fri)  at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. Tickets only via 
                        Ticketmaster. Dance of the Lion King.

  FEB  16, 2016  (Tue)  HONORS RECITAL with the MSO at MS
  CHAMBER               COLLEGE'S SWOR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)924-3440.

  FEB  17, 2016  (Wed): The CHAMINADE CLUB at the JACKSON MUNICIPAL 
  CHAMBER/PIANO         ART GALLERY, 3:00 P.M. FREE, (601)832-4384.
                        SYBIL CHEESMAN (flute) and JANETTE SUDDERTH 
                        (piano): music of Arthur Foote & Ian Clarke;
                        GENA EVERITT (soprano) and SANDRA POLANSKI
                        (piano): songs by Erich Wolfgang Korngold 
                        with texts by Shakespeare; and EVERITT, 
                        CHEESMAN and POLANSKI: songs by Libby Larsen.

  FEB  17, 2016  (Wed)  ANNIE at MARA HALL, Times and tickets:
  BROADWAY              www.jacksonbroadway.com.

  FEB  18, 2016  (Thu)  FANFARE FESTIVAL FOR THE ARTS, OLD CAPITOL
  BRASS & CEREMONY      MUSEUM, 12:00 NOON, Free. (601)594-2902
                        MSCMG (MS Chambre Music Guild) will
                        identify remaining festival events.

  FEB  18, 2016  (Thu)  NICHOLAS FORD at MC's AVEN HALL, 7:30 P.M.. 
  CHAMBER               Free. (601)925-3440. (Composition)

  FEB  18, 2016  (Thu)  The GAUDETE BRASS QUINTET at MADISON CENTRAL
  BRASS                 HIGH SCHOOL, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)(601)594-2902.
                        MSCMG 


  FEB  19, 2016  (Fri)  CONCERT PREVIEW with CRAFTON BECK & QUINTET;
  CHAMBER               FAIRVIEW INN; 12:00 NOON; Tickets: (601)594-2902 
                        Luncheon; reservations required.
                        MSCMG 
 
  FEB  19, 2016  (Fri)  The GAUDETE BRASS QUINTET at ST. JAMES'
  BRASS                 EPISCOPAL C, 7:30 P.M.
                        Tickets: (601)594-2902 and at door.
                        MSCMG 

  FEB  20, 2016  (Sat)  JASON MATHENA TRIO, LUBY'S CAFETERIA, 
  JAZZ                  9:00 A.M. Tickets: (601)594-2902. 
                        Breakfast; reservations desired;
                        royce@castlemedia.net.
                        MSCMG 

  FEB  20, 2016  (Sat)  11:00 A.M. ROYCE BOYER & CHUCK REYNOLDS,
  CHAMBER               CHAMBER MUSIC APPRECIATION. Free.
                        (601)594-2902. This and remaining events
                        today in ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C,
                        FOWLER HALL. Details on all, 
                        (601)594-2902. 
                        MSCMG 

                        1:00 P.M. Student Ensembles, Free.

                        2:00 P.M. Amateur Ensembles. Free.

                        3:30 P.M.  USM Ensembles, Tickets at door

                        7:30 P.M.  MSO Ensembles, Tickets at door.
                        Music includes Mendelssohn Quartet Op. 1, 
                        Mozart Piano Trio #2, Brahms Gesaenge Op. 91, &
                        Frank Bridge "Lament for Two Violas". 
                        Performers includs Song Xie, Liz Taylor, 
                        Nancy Bateman, Stephen Sachs, Hristo Hristov, 
                        Ken Graves; Viola Dacus, Ausra Jasineviciute, 
                        and Shawn Leopard.

  FEB  20, 2016  (Sat)  ANDREW SAUERWEIN at BELHAVEN U's ARTS CTR AUD,
  CHAMBER               7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. Composer's
                        Recital.

  FEB  21, 2016  (Sun)  The METROPOLITAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA at
  CHAMBER               ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 3:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)927-7494. Music includes Copland's
                        Fanfare for the Common Man.
                        MSCMG 

  FEB  21, 2016  (Sun)  CHERYL COKER at MILLSAPS, 3:00 P.M.
  SOPRANO               Free. (601)974-1422.

  FEB  22, 2016  (Mon)  CABARET at DULING HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  OPERA                 Tickets:(601)960-2300. Doors open at 6:00.
                        "A New York State of Mind." 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).) Music of Beethoven,
                        Glinka, Theresa Martin & Nansi Carroll.

  FEB  23, 2016  (Tue)  STEPHEN & CAROLYN SACHS at the BELHAVEN U ARTS 
  PIANOx2               CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. Music
                        of Liszt (Sonata in B) and Rachmaninoff.

  FEB  23, 2016  (Tue)  PATRICK RETTGER at JSU's HALL AUD, 7:00 P.M.
  TUBA                  Free. (601)979-2141. Music of Plog (Three
                        Miniatures), Stevens (Variations in an Olden
                        Style), Meechan (Floating Dreams), Sauerwein
                        (Tuba Sonata), Barnes (Tuba Concerto) and more.

  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)

  FEB  27, 2016  (Sat)  The METRO MALE CHORUS and the MURRAH HS CHOIR
  CHORAL                at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 7:30 P.M.
                        Details: (601)594-2902)/royce@castlemedia.net
                        Benefit: Habitat for Humanity.

  FEB  28, 2016  (Sun)  The MS COLLEGE SINGERS at ST. COLUMB'S
  CHORAL                EPISCOPAL C in RIDGELAND, 3:00 P.M.
                        Free. (601)925-3440.

  FEB  28, 2016  (Sun) The METRO MALE CHORUS and the MS BOY CHOIR
  CHORAL                at LAMPTON AUD in BROOKHAVEN 3:30 P.M.
                        Details: (601)594-2902)/royce@castlemedia.net
                        Benefit: MS School for the Arts Scholarships.

  FEB  28, 2016  (Sun)  The MILLSAPS CHAMBER SINGERS at the
  CHORAL                JEFFERSON ST U METHODIST C in NATCHEZ,
                        5:00 P.M. Free. (601)974-1420.

  FEB  29, 2016  (Mon)  Music Faculty* at HINDS CC's REEVES HALL. 7:00 P.M.
  CHAMBER               Details:(601)206-5319. Music of Grieg, Schumann, &
                        Rachmaninoff. 
                       *Alice Ballard, piano
                        Ben Bullock, trump[et
                        Terry Fletcher, tenor
                        Paul Heindl - percussion
                        John Jackson, guitar
                        James Jenkins, piano
                        Jane Joseph, piano
                        Randy Mapes, alto sax
                        Fritz Martin, bass                        
                        Barney McCann, piano
                        Carla Stovall, euphonium                       

  FEB  29, 2016  (Mon)  SYMPHONIC WINDS, directed by CRAIG YOUNG, at MC's
  WINDS                 SWOR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  FEB  29, 2016  (Mon)  JAMES MARTIN and LYNN RALEY at MILLSAPS,
  BARITONE/PIANO        7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-1422. Music of Joplin, 
                        Ives, Gershwin, Rzewski, Ellington, Copland, 
                        Foster, & others. "THE GREAT AMERICAN SONGBOOK: 
                        BLACK & WHITE"

  MAR   1, 2016  (Tue)  SYMPHONIC WINDS, directed by CRAIG YOUNG, at MC's
  WINDS                 SWOR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

*************************************POSTPONED to MARCH 22**************
* MAR   1, 2016  (Tue)  CHRISTOPHER SHELT at BELHAVEN U's ARTS CTR AUD,*
* BARITONE              7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. Music of        *
*                       Schubert (A Winter's Journey). Multimedia.     *
************************************************************************

  MAR   2, 2016  (Wed): The CHAMINADE CLUB at the JACKSON MUNICIPAL 
  CHAMBER/PIANO         ART GALLERY, 3:00 P.M. FREE, (601)832-4384.
                        AMANDA MILAM (soprano) and JANETTE SUDDERTH 
                        (piano): music of Duke, Fauré, & Mozart.
                        JULIA MORTYAKOVA (piano): music of Cecile
                        Chaminade, Clara Schumann, & Olga Harris;
                        as well as a two-piano work Metamorphosis IV,
                        by VALENTIN BOGDAN, with the composer at the 
                        additional piano.

  MAR   3, 2016  (Thu)  BLUE MAN GROUP at MARA HALL, Times and 
  BROADWAY              tickets: www.jacksonbroadway.com.

**************************************CANCELLED***********************
* MAR   3, 2016  (Thu)  THE BEST OF BELHAVEN at the University's     *
* CHAMBER               ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. *
**********************************************************************

  MAR   5, 2016  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Puccini's
  OPERA                 MANON LESCAUT (live) on-screen at CINEMARK 
                        in PEARL, 11:55 A.M. Tickets at door.

  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)  MUSIC & MYSTICISM with IGOR IWANEK at 
  MUSIC & YOGA          SALSA MISSISSIPPI*, 4:00 P.M.
                        INFO & RSVP (recommended)- (601)790-7817 and/or
                        Click Here  
                        *605 Duling Ave.

  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   6, 2016  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C, 
  CHORAL/ORGAN          5:00 P.M. Free. (601)982-4880. 
  CHAMBER               "Vaughan-Williams at Dusk" 
                        Service: Vaughan-Williams in C.
                        Recital: "Four Hymns": SETH WALLEY Tenor, 
                        & AUSRA JASINEVICIUTE (viola);
                        "The Lark Ascending": MARTA SZLUBOWSKA
                        (violin) [Both premiered in 1920]

************************POSTPONED-DATE TBA***************
* MAR   7, 2016  (Mon)  The JSU ORCHESTRA at HALL AUD,  *
* ORCH/STRINGS          7:00 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141.  *
*********************************************************

  MAR   9, 2016  (Wed)  The MACDOWELL CLUB ANNUAL ORGAN PROGRAM
  ORGAN                 at NORTHMINSTER BAPTIST C, 10:00 A.M.,
                        with SUSIE COOK, CAROL DURHAM, SHIRLENE 
                        GILL, DOROTHY GLOVER, SHEILA HESS, and 
                        JACQUELYN THORNELL. Free. (601)924-0469.
                        Music of Cook, Bach, Manz, Vierne, and 
                        Walther.

  MAR   9, 2016  (Wed)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Puccini's
  OPERA                 MANON LESCAUT (encore) on-screen at CINEMARK 
                        in PEARL, Time and tickets at door.

  MAR  10, 2016  (Thu)  ALON GOLDSTEIN and the ELLERBEE STRING
  PIANO/CHAMBER         QUARTET at the BELHAVEN U ARTS CTR AUD,
                        7:30 P.M. Free. (601)946-2063.
                        Music of Mozart (Piano & String Quartet).
                        Celebrating Dick & Lester Senter Wilson's
                        birthdays.

  MAR  12, 2016  (Sat)  JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR
  BROADWAY              DREAMCOAT at MARA HALL, Times & tickets: 
                        www.jacksonbroadway.com.

  MAR  13, 2016  (Sun)  MS COLLEGE CHORISTERS at ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL 
  HARPSICHORDx2         C in BOLTON, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)842-5683. 
                        Stations of the Cross with hymns, anthems and motets;
                        directed by Kipp Gill.

  MAR  14, 2016  (Mon)  THOMAS OSPITAL at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C, 7:00 P.M.
  ORGAN                 Free. (601)973-9113.

  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  15, 2016  (Tue)  WARREN ERTLE, MC's AVEN HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  CHAMBER               Free. (601)925-3440. (Composition)

  MAR  16, 2016  (Wed)  SATRINA MASSEY, MC's AVEN HALL, 3:00 P.M.
  SOPRANO               Free. (601)925-3440.

  MAR  16, 2016  (Wed): The CHAMINADE CLUB at NORTHMINSTER BAPTIST C,
  CHAMBER               3:00 P.M. FREE, (601)832-4384.
                        ROSANNE SMITH (organ) Music of Pachelbel, Edward
                        Beals, and Herbert Howells. 
                        SHIRLEY FOSTER (soprano), with DAVID O'STEEN 
                        (piano), arias by Puccini, Yeston, Korngold, 
                        and (with O'STEEN, baritone), music of Bernstein.
                        TIFFANY TOWNSEND (soprano), with O'STEEN (piano),
                        arias by Mozart, Charpentier, and Tchaikovsky.

  MAR  16, 2016  (Wed)  The JSU STRING ENSEMBLE at HALL AUD,
  ORCH/STRINGS          TIME TBA. Free. (601)979-2141.

******************************CANCELLED****************************
* MAR  19, 2016  (Sat)  The MS CHORUS at ST. COLUMB'S EPISCOPAL C,*
* CHORAL                TIME TBA. Tickets: (601)278-3351. Music of*
*                       Lauridsen ("Lux Eterna")                  *
*******************************************************************

  MAR  16, 2016  (Wed)  MC SINGERS at MADISON U METHODIST C in MADISON, 
  CHORAL                6:15 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440. New music
                        from the Phillipines, South Korea, & the 
                        Ukraine, plus Bach's motet "The Spirit
                        Aids Our Weakness".

  MAR  17, 2016  (Thu)  MC SINGERS at MS COLLEGE'S PROVINE CHAPEL, 
  CHORAL                7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440. New music 
                        from the Phillipines, South Korea, & the 
                        Ukraine, plus Bach's motet "The Spirit
                        Aids Our Weakness".

  MAR  17, 2016  (Thu)  MUSIC & MYSTICISM with IGOR IWANEK at 
  MUSIC & YOGA          JOYFLOW YOGA*, 7:00 P.M. (601)790-7817;
                        * 7048 Old Canton Road, 2F, Ridgeland, MS 39157
                        Calendar Info: Click Here
                        General Info: Click Here

  MAR  20, 2016  (Sun)  CHRISTOPHER SHELT at OLDE TOWNE COMMUNITY C*
  BARITONE              3:00 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. Music of       
                        Schubert (A Winter's Journey). Multimedia.     
                        *220 W Ridgeland Ave, Ridgeland, MS 

  MAR  20, 2016  (Sun)  REQUIEM FOR THE LIVING, by DAN FORREST, at
  CHORAL/ORCH           NORTHMINSTER BAPTIST C, 5:30 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)982-4703.

  MAR  20, 2016  (Sun)  PIERRE QUEVAL at ST. LOUIS CL in NEW ORLEANS, LA 
  ORGAN                 6:00 P.M. Free. (504)525-9595 x5341 or x5342.
                        Marcel Dupré's Le Chemin de la Croix (in English,
                        with RON GUIDRY, narrator)

  MAR  21, 2016  (Mon)  CABARET at DULING HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  OPERA                 Tickets:(601)960-2300. Doors open at 6:00.
                        "Simply Sondheim." MS Opera.

  MAR  21, 2016  (Mon)  ASHLYNN GRISSOM & YASMIN BRADSHAW at MC's
  SOPRANO(x2)           AVEN HALL, 3:00 P.M.. Free. (601)925-3440.

  MAR  22, 2016  (Tue)  The STILETTO BRASS at JSU's HALL AUD,
  JAZZ/BRASS            7:00 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141.
 
  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                7:30 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Tenebrae Service.
                        Setting: John Paul (based on music of Nigel Hess).

  MAR  31, 2016  (Thu)  MAGGIE CHANCELLOR at MC's AVEN HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  MEZZO                 Free. (601)925-3440.

  MAR  31, 2016  (Thu)  MUSIC & MYSTICISM with IGOR IWANEK at 
  MUSIC & YOGA          JOYFLOW YOGA*, 8:00 P.M. (601)790-7817;
                        * 7048 Old Canton Road, 2F, Ridgeland, MS 39157
                        Calendar Info: Click Here
                        General Info: Click Here

  APR   2, 2016  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Puccini's
  OPERA                 MADAME BUTTERFLY (live) on-screen at CINEMARK 
                        in PEARL, 11:55 A.M. Tickets at door.

  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   3, 2016  (Sun)  The MILLSAPS CHAMBER SINGERS at the
  CHORAL                CRAWFORD ST U METHODIST C in VICKSBURG,
                        6:00 P.M. Free. (601)974-1420.

  APR   4, 2016  (Mon)  HOLLYN WHITE at MC's AVEN HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  MEZZO                 Free. (601)925-3440.

  APR   5, 2016  (Tue)  MUSIC, ART, & ENGLISH DEPTS at MC's AVEN HALL,
  MIXED                 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  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   5, 2016  (Tue)  MUSIC, ART, & ENGLISH DEPTS at MC's AVEN HALL,
  MIXED                 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  APR   6, 2016  (Wed): The CHAMINADE CLUB at NORTHMINSTER BAPTIST C,
  ORGAN/VOCAL           3:00 P.M. Free. (601)832-4384.
                        CAROL DURHAM, organ works by Bach, Bö,hm,
                        Lenel & Schumann; LINDA MANN, soprano, songs
                        by Quilter, Tschiakovsky, & Fauré with
                        JACK McDANIEL (baritone). duets by Rodgers,
                        Schmidt & Youmans; with TIM COKER, pianist.

  APR   6, 2016  (Wed)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Puccini's
  OPERA                 MADAME BUTTERFLY (live) on-screen at CINEMARK 
                        in PEARL, 6:30 P.M. Tickets at door.
                        (TIME TENTATIVE)

  APR   7, 2016  (Thu)  A NIGHT OF PERCUSSION & CLASSICAL GUITAR at 
  PERCUSSION &          BELHAVEN U's ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. 
  GUITAR                (601)974-6494.
 
  APR   7, 2016  (Thu)  ALISON PARKER at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M. 
  SOPRANO               Free. (601)974-1420.

  APR   8, 2016  (Fri)  CABARET NIGHT with the MILLSAPS JAZZ
  JAZZ                  and STUDIO 230 VOCAL ENSEMBLES ON CAMPUS,
                        7:30 P.M. Details: (601)974-1420.

  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  10, 2016  (Sun)  The MC SINGERS, the CHOCTAW CHORUS, and the
  CHORAL                JACKSON CHORAL SOCIETY at 1ST BAPTIST C 
                        (Jackson), 3:00 P.M. Tickets: (601)925-3440.
                        Music of Mozart (Requiem).

  APR  10, 2016  (Sun)  METRO MALE CHORUS at ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL 
  CHORAL                C in BOLTON, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)842-5683. 
                        Following Evening Prayer. Royce Boyer, 
                        Director; Harlan Zazcary, accompanist.

  APR  10, 2016  (Sun)  THE JSU CHORALE, CHOIR, & SINGERS at HALL AUD, 
  CHORAL                7:00 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141.

  APR  11, 2016  (Mon)  BRASS & TUBA ENSEMBLES & QUINTET at JSU'S HALL 
  BRASS                 AUD, 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141.

  APR  11, 2016  (Mon)  The MC SINGERS, the CHOCTAW CHORUS, and the
  CHORAL/ORCH           JACKSON CHORAL SOCIETY on campus in MC's SWOR 
                        AUD, 7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)925-3440.
                        Music of Mozart (Requiem).

  APR  12, 2016  (Tue)  The HINDS COMMUNTY COLLEGE BRASS & PERCUSSION 
  CHAMBER/BAND          ENSEMBLES and the STAGE BAND on campus in 
                        RAYMOND, at CAIN-COCHRAN HALL, 7:00 P.M. Free. 
                        (601)857-3639.

  APR  12, 2016  (Tue)  The BELHAVEN U COMPOSERS FORUM at the ARTS CTR
  CHAMBER               RECITAL ROOM, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. 
                        Music of Belhaven students.

  APR  12, 2016  (Tue)  JAMIE FERGUSON, 7:30 P.M. MC's AVEN HALL. 
  MUSIC THEATRE         Free. (601)925-3440.

  APR  13, 2016  (Wed)  OPERA SCENES in MS COLLEGE'S AVEN HALL,
  OPERA                 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  APR  14, 2016  (Thu)  JSU OPERA MUSICAL THEATER, RECITAL
  OPERA                 HALL, 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141
                        with PHYLLIS LEWIS-HALE (Director)
                        and JERRY SMITH (piano)

  APR  15, 2016  (Fri)  The BELHAVEN U ORCHESTRAS & STRINGS at the ARTS
  ORCH/STRINGS          CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494.

  APR  15, 2016  (Fri)  The MILLSAPS CHAMBER SINGERS ON CAMPUS,
  CHORAL                7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-1420.

  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  15, 2016  (Fri)  The JAMES S. SCLATER CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES 
  CHAMBER               at MC's AVEN HALL on campus in CLINTON,
                        7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)925-3440. Music of 
                        Copland ("Appalachian SPring") and of Dvorak 
                        (Quintet in A major).

  APR  16, 2016  (Sat)  The MS ALL-STATE STRING ORCHESTRA at the 
  STRINGS               BELHAVEN U ARTS CTR AUD, 3:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)974-6494.

  APR  16, 2016  (Sat)  HOLDEN TOY and the JACKSON PREP REUNION  
  ORGAN/CHORAL          CHOIR, directed by DICK BROWN, at
                        NORTHMINSTER BAPTIST CHURCH, 5:30 P.M.
                        Free. (601)497-9085. Music of Bach, Handel,
                        and others.

  APR  17, 2016  (Sun)  SYMPHONIC WINDS, directed by CRAIG YOUNG, at MC's
  WINDS                 SWOR AUD, 3:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  APR  17, 2016  (Sun)  KRISTIN CHAVEZ and RICHARD TROXELL at
  OPERA                 SUNNYPLACE HOUSE*, 3:00 P.M. in FLORA.
                        Tickets: (601)960-2300. "Bizet to Broadway"
                        *VENUE: 3605 Hoghway 22 East, Flora, MS
                        (See also APRIL 23 - "CARMEN")

  APR  18, 2016  (Mon)  ANNE MABRY & LEAH OSWALT, at MC's AVEN HALL,
  SOPRANOS              3:00 p.m. Free. (601)925-3440.

  APR  18, 2016  (Mon)  JOANNA POPE, AT  MC's AVEN HALL. 7:30 p.m.
  MEZZO                 (601)925-3440.

  APR  19, 2016  (Tue)  The JSU PERCUSSION & WOODWIND ENSEMBLES,
  PERCUSSION/           HALL MUSIC CTR, 7:00 P.M. 
  WOODWINDS             Details: (601)979-2141, with RODERICK LITTLE
                        and CHAN LEGGETTE.

  APR  19, 2016  (Tue)  The MS COLLEGE SINGERS on campus in PROVINE
  CHORAL                CHAPEL, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  APR  20, 2016  (Wed)  SHERRIE GLASS (soprano) with JANETTE SUDDERTH, 
  SOPRANO/CELLO         (piano); & LEE JACKSON (cello) with DAVID MORGAN 
                        (piano) at the MUNICIPAL ART GALLERY, 3:00 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)832-4384. Music: Arias by Rossini,
                        Donizetti, Puccini & Bridge (vocal), and Bach
                        Saint-Saens, Fauré, & Bridge (cello).
                        The CHAMINADE CLUB.[NEW]

  APR  20, 2016  (Wed)  The JSU SYMPHONIC WINDS ENSEMBLE at REDDIX
  SYMPHONIC BAND        AUD, 7:00 P.M. Details: (601)979-2141 
                        with O'NEILL SANFORD & LOWELL HOLLINGER.

  APR  21, 2016  (Thu)  The JSU CONCERT BAND at REDDIX AUD, 7:00 P.M. 
  BAND                  Free. (601)979-2141. with RODERICK LITTLE
                        and CHAN LEGGETTE.

*************************POSTPONED TO FALL - DATE TBA******************
* APR  21, 2016  (Thu)  TAYLIS FERNANDEZ & JOHN PAUL at ST. ANDREW'S  *
* CELLO/PIANO           EPISCOPAL CL, 7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)594-5584.*
* MA'AM                 Music of Beethoven (Cello Sonatas).           *
***********************************************************************

  APR  21, 2016  (Thu)  JAZZ BAND at MC's AVEN HALL, 7:30 P.M. 
  JAZZ                  Free. (601)925-3440. 

  APR  21, 2016  (Thu)  MUSIC & MYSTICISM with IGOR IWANEK, Madison, MS
  MUSIC & YOGA          7:00 P.M. (601)790-7817;
                        RSVP for address and directions:Click Here
                        Calendar Info: Click Here
                        General Info: Click Here

  APR  22, 2016  (Fri)  PARADISO & RASAMAYI at JOYFLOW YOGA*, 7:00 P.M.
  ETHNIC/HEALING        Tickets: (601)613-4317 / joyflowyoga.com
                        Instruments include didgeridoo & singing bowls.
                        * 7048 Old Canton Road, 2F, Ridgeland, MS 39157

  APR  22, 2016  (Fri)  JAZZ ENSEMBLE at JSU'S HALL MUSIC CTR,
  JAZZ                  6:00 P.M. Free. (601)979-2141.

  APR  22, 2016  (Fri)  The BELHAVEN U WIND & JAZZ ENSEMBLES at the ARTS
  WINDS/JAZZ            CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. 

  APR  22, 2016  (Fri)  The ROLSTON STRING QUARTET at ST. JAMES'
  CHAMBER               EPISCOPAL C, FOWLER HALL, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Tickets:(601)594-2902. A presentation of the 
                        MS Chambre Music Guild.

  APR  23, 2016  (Sat)  MA'AM ENSEMBLE* at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C,
  CHAMBER/CHORAL        3:00 P.M. Tickets:(601)594-5584. Music of
                        Purcell (including Shakespeare memorial), and
                        of Blow, Lully, and Garriott (20th century!)
                        *Six MSO strings, three recorders, harpsichord
                        (continuo) and vocal octet from the St. Philip's
                        Parish Choir. 

  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  23, 2016  (Sat)  The BELHAVEN U CHOIRS & SOLOISTS at the ARTS 
  CHORAL/JAZZ           CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494.
                        Choral and Vocal Jazz, including some Ward 
                        Swingle Bach arrangements.

  APR  24. 2016  (Sun)  SANGEET SABAH at the SCHF AUD in VICKSBURG,
  EAST INDIAN           2:00 P.M. Free (601)631-2997. Music and
  CLASSICAL MUSIC       dance, with dances accompanied by sitar,
                        flute, and mridangam.

  APR  24, 2016  (Sun)  The METROPOLITAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA at
  CHAMBER/MARIMBA       ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 3:00 P.M. 
                        Free; includes fundraising.(601)927-7494. 
                        Music of Warren Ertle, Soloist (Marimba 
                        Concerto); Bizet, (Carmen  excerpts); 
                        Albeniz, ("Granada"); & Granados (Three 
                        Spanish Dances). Honoring Muller Addkison.

  APR  24, 2016  (Sun)  The MS FINE ARTS STRING TRIO with RACHEL HEARD,
  CHAMBER/PIANO         at MILLSAPS, 3:00 P.M. Details: (601)974-1420.
                        Music of Mozart & Fauré.

  APR  24, 2016  (Sun)  KIPP GILL at MC's PROVINE CHAPEL, 7:00 P.M.
  ORGAN                 Free. (601)925-3440.
  
  APR  25, 2016  (Mon)  GRACE HALL & SARAH WELCH at MC's AVEN HALL,
  SOPRANOS              3:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  APR  25, 2016  (Mon)  MSO MEMBERS PERFORMING MUSIC of BELHAVEN U, JSU,
  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  25, 2016  (Mon)  THE BEST OF BELHAVEN at the University's 
  CHAMBER               ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. 

  APR  25, 2016  (Mon)  THULANI MNISI, 7:30 P.M. MC's AVEN HALL. 
  TENOR                 Free. (601)925-3440.

  APR  27, 2016  (Wed)  SACRED HARP SINGING at MS FORESTRY MUSEUM LODGE,
  CHORAL                6:30 P.M. Free. (601)953-1094.
  
  APR  28, 2016  (Thu)  MUSIC & MYSTICISM with IGOR IWANEK at 
  MUSIC & YOGA          JOYFLOW YOGA*, 8:00 P.M. (601)790-7817;
                        * 7048 Old Canton Road, 2F, Ridgeland, MS 39157
                        Calendar Info: Click Here
                        General Info: Click Here

  APR  30, 2016  (Sat)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Strauss'
  OPERA                 ELEKTRA (live) on-screen at CINEMARK 
                        in PEARL, 11:55 A.M. Tickets at door.

  APR  30, 2016  (Sat)  HYMN FESTIVAL with 200 Voice CHOIR plus
  CHORAL/ORCH           ORCHESTRA at CHRIST U METHODIST C, 
                        3:00 P.M. Free. (601)956-6974.

  MAY   4, 2016  (Wed)  The METROPOLITAN OPERA presents Strauss'
  OPERA                 ELEKTRA (encore) on-screen at CINEMARK 
                        in PEARL, Times & tickets at door.

  MAY   4, 2016  (Wed)  CHAMINADE CLUB at the MUNICIPAL ART GALLERY,
  CHAMBER               3:00 P.M. Free. (601)832-4384. ALEXIA VALENTE
                        (violin) & SANDRA POLANSKI (piano)- music of
                        Barber and Sarasate; SHIRLEY SANDERS FOSTER
                        (soprano) & DAVID O'STEEN, (piano / baritone),
                        music of Puccini, Bernstein, & Korngold.

  MAY   4, 2016  (Wed)  BATSHEVA at BETH ISRAEL CONGREGATION,
  ISRAELI/FOLK          7:00 P.M. Free. (601)956-6215.
                        Music: The story of Jews in WWII, in Ladino, 
                        Yiddish, Hebrew & English.              

  MAY   4, 2016  (Thu)  KIRTAN & MANTRA at JOYFLOW YOGA*, 7:30 P.M. 
  MUSIC & YOGA          Details: (601)790-7817.
                        * 7048 Old Canton Road, 2F, Ridgeland, MS 39157

  MAY   5, 2016  (Thu)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C, 
  CHORAL/ORGAN          6:00 P.M. Free. (601)956-5788. Ascension Day.

  MAY   6, 2016  (Fri)  CELTIC WOMAN at MARA HALL, Times &
  BROADWAY              tickets: www.jacksonbroadway.com.

  MAY   7, 2016  (Sat)  The MS CHORUS at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL,
  CHORAL                7:30 P.M. Tickets: (601)278-3351.
                        "Canto Chroma".

  MAY   8, 2016  (Sun)  The FONDREN QUARTET with VIOLA DACUS at 
  CHAMBER               FONDREN PRESBYTERIAN C, 3:00 P.M. Free. 
                        (601)982-3232. 4th Annual Mothers' Day
                        Chamber Concert

  MAY  10, 2016  (Tue)  MARTA SZLUBOWSKA ENSEMBLE at the MS MUSEUM of 
  CHAMBER               ART, 5:45 P.M. Free. (601)960-1515. Wine & Hor 
                        D'euvres at 5:15 P.M. Music in the City series. 
                        Classical and popular dances and songs from 
                        around the world. Brahms, Gershwin, Monti and more. 
 
  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 BOYCHOIR at WELLS MEMORIAL U METHODIST C,
  CHORAL                2:30 P.M. Free. (601)353-0658. Includes music
                        of Jim Papoulis and the Boychoir. "We Believe
                        in Music".

  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
                        Patriotic music.

  MAY  16, 2016  (Mon)  MAMMA MIA! at MARA HALL, Times & 
  BROADWAY              tickets: www.jacksonbroadway.com.

  MAY  20, 2016  (Fri)  RACHMANINOFF VESPERS at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C, 
  CHORAL/ORGAN          7:30 P.M. Free. (601)956-5788. The St. Philip's
                        choir with the Prentice Concert Chorale
                        (Tuscaloosa, AL).

  MAY 24-JUN 5, 2016    THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM at NEW STAGE THEATRE. 
  MUSICAL               Times/Tickets:(601)948-3531
                        www.newstagetheatre.com

  MAY  26, 2016  (Thu)  DOROTHY CLAIRE GLOVER at COVENANT PRESBYTERIAN C,
  ORGAN                 7:30 p.m. Free. (601)924-0469. Music of Buxtehude, 
                        Bach, Franck, and Bolcom.

  MAY  26, 2016  (Thu)  JOHN PAUL & SHAWN LEOPARD at TOUGALOO
  HARPSICHORDSx2        COLLEGE'S WOODWORTH CHAPEL, 7:30 P.M.
  MA'AM                 Tickets: (601)354-1535

  MAY  28, 2016  (Sat)  GAYATHRI VENKATARAGHVAN, with M.S. SRIKANTH
  INDIAN CLASSICAL      (violin) and N.S.S. SUBRAMANIAM (mridangam),
  MUSIC                 at the HINDU TEMPLE in BRANDON*, 4:00 P.M.
                        Honoring Bharat Ratna: M.S. SUBBALAKSHMI 
                        Details:(601)519-2113. Indo-American Heritage
                        of MS. *173 Vernon Jones Ave, Brandon 39047.

  JUN   6, 2016  (Mon)  The ACCENTO TRIO (DANILO MEZZADRI, flute; SUSAN 
  CHAMBER               RUGGIERO, voice; ELIZABETH MOAK, piano) at the 
                        UNIVERSITY BAPTIST C* in HATTIESBURG, 3:00 pm.
                        Landscape Colors: featuring painter MARIA RUGGIERO.
                        Original artwork inspired by the music performed 
                        (works by Debussy, Marin Marais, Puccini, Rossini, 
                        Schubert, and others). Tickets (601)266-5418, 
                        FestivalSouth. *3200 Arlington Loop
                        Details:Click here

  JUN   8, 2016  (Wed)  The HARLEM STRING QUARTET at MILLSAPS, 8:00 P.M. 
  CHAMBER               Free. (601)974-1420.
                        The Premier Orchestra Institute (POI).

  JUN   9, 2016  (Thu)  ALEJANDRO DRAGO & TANGO RENDEVOUS at MILLSAPS, 
  CHAMBER               8:00 P.M. Free. (601) 974-1420.
                        The Premier Orchestra Institute.

  JUN  10, 2016  (Fri)  THEODICY JAZZ COLLECTIVE at ST. PHILIP'S 
  JAZZ                  EPISCOPAL C, 7:00 P.M. Details:(601)956-5788.

  JUN  10, 2016  (Fri)  The POI MASTER CAMERATA ORCHESTRA at
  CHAMBER               MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601) 974-1420.
                        IVAN DEL PRADO (guest Coductor), ROBERTO
                        VALDEZ (guest concertmaster), DANIEL LEICHUK
                        (guest cellist), with MARTA SZLUBOWSKA and
                        JULIA KIRK, (solo violinists).
                        The Premier Orchestra Institute.

  JUN  11, 2016  (Sat)  THEODICY JAZZ COLLECTIVE at ST. ANDREW'S 
  JAZZ/CHORAL/ORGAN     EPISCOPAL CL, 6:00 P.M. Free. 
                        Details:Click here>
                        Jazz Mass with Presiding Episcopal Bishop.

  JUN  13, 2016  (Mon)  JEFF McLELLAND at USM'S MARSH AUD, 3:00 P.M.
  ORGAN                 Tickets & details:Click here

  JUN  22, 2016  (Wed)  JESSE CHRISTESON & CHRISTOPHER RAY at FONDREN
  CELLO/PIANO           PRESBYTERIAN C, 6:30 P.M. Free. (601)362-3235.
                        Music of Casada, de Falla, & Brahms.

  JUN  26, 2016  (Sun)  The FAR EAST BROADCASTING KOREA CHILDREN'S
  KOREAN MUSIC/         CHOIR at the BELHAVEN U ARTS CTR AUD, 7:00 P.M. 
  CHORAL/DANCE          974-6494.

  JUN  27, 2016  (Mon)  The MS COLLEGE MUSIC CAMP COUNSELORS at 
  MIXED CLASSICAL       AVEN HALL, 7:00 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  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)

  JUN  28, 2016  (Tue)  MS WIND SYMPHONY at ST. JOSEPH CATHOLIC HIGH 
  ORCH/WINDS            SCHOOL in MADISON, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3439. 
                        American music. (Copland, Schuman, Adams, and 
                        more). RICHARD JOINER, narrator, & CRAIG YOUNG, 
                        conductor.

  JUL   1, 2016   (Fri) The MS COLLEGE MUSIC CAMP CLOSING RECITAL 
  MIXED CLASSICAL       at AVEN HALL, 6:30 P.M. Free. (601)925-3440.

  JUL  10, 2016  (Sun)  EVENING PRAYER at ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL C in 
  FOLK/BLUEGRASS        BOLTON, 4:00 P.M. Free. (601)842-5683.
                        Americana Dream with JOE CARROLL, CHRISTY & 
                        JIMMY TURNER, and RICHARD PHARR.

  JUL  12, 2016  (Tue)  SUMMER WOMEN'S CHORUS* and ENSEMBLES of MSO
  CHORAL/ORCH           MUSICIANS at ST. DOMINIC HOSPITAL CHAPEL, 
                        7:30 P.M. (601)594-2902/royce@castlemedia.net
                        Free, but limited seating. Benefit St. Dominic 
                        Humanitarian Fund. *Director: D. Royce Boyer

  JUL  16, 2016  (Sat)  NINA ANANIASHVILI at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  BALLET                Tickets: usaibctix.com / (601)973-9249
                        GRAND PRIX REUNION GALA (USA Ineternational
                        Ballet Competition).

  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
 
  JUL  21, 2016  (Thu)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C, 
  CHORAL/ORGAN          6:00 P.M. Free. (601)956-5788.
                        Featuring the choir of the MS Conference on
                        Church Music & Liturgy, with DAVID CHERWIEN 
                        & JEFF McLELLAND conducting.

  JUL  24, 2016  (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.
                        With DAVID CHERWIEN & JEFF McLELLAND conducting,
                        and DERRICK MEADOR, organist.

  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.

  SEP  13, 2016  (Tue)  TAYLIS FERNANDEZ & JOHN PAUL at the MS MUSEUM of
  CELLO/PIANO           ART, 5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Wine & Hor
                        D'euvres at 5:15 P.M. Music in the City series.
                        Music includes Beethoven's Sonata #4 in C for 
                        cello & piano, and other movements by Beethoven.

  SEP  15, 2016  (Thu)  The MSO at the CEDARS in FONDREN, 7:00 P.M.
  ORCH                  Tickets/details (601)960-1565 / Click Here

  SEP  19, 2016  (Mon)  AMY PFRIMMER, CABARET at DULING HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  OPERA                 Tickets:(601)960-2300. Music of Cole Porter.
                        MS Opera.

  SEP  24, 2016  (Sat)  The MSO at ST. ANDREW'S CL, 7:30 P.M.
  CHAMBER/              Baroque music, with LISA TERRY, Viola da Gamba.
  VIOLA DA GAMBA        Tickets/details (601)960-1565 / Click Here
                  
  OCT  1, 2016  (Sat)   VINCE MASSIMINO (violin), NANCY BATEMAN
  CHAMBER               (cello), RICHARD BROWN (double bass),
                        JESSICA SCHMIDT (violin), ELIZABETH
                        TAYLOR (viola) & STEPHEN SACHS (piano)
                        at BELHAVEN U's ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Free.(601)974-6494. Piano quintets of
                        Schubert & Shostakovich.

  OCT   8, 2016  (Sat)  The MSO at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. (Bravo series)
  ORCH                  Music of Berlioz. 
                        Tickets/details (601)960-1565 / Click Here
                            
  OCT  10, 2016  (Mon)  MS WINNERS CONCERT, CABARET at DULING HALL, 
  OPERA                 7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)960-2300. MS Opera.

  OCT  11, 2016  (Tue)  LESTER SENTER & JOHN PAUL at the MS MUSEUM of ART,
  SOPRANO/PIANO         5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Wine & Hor
                        D'euvres at 5:15 P.M. Music in the City series.
                        Songs of World War II.

  OCT  14, 2016  (Fri)  TBA at the SCHF COURTYARD in
  CLASSIC BLUES         VICKSBURG, 12:00 NOON. 
                        Details: (601)631-2997.
                        Classics in the Courtyard.
                      
  OCT  14-15, 2016      WILMA JENSEN at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C in
  ORGAN                 VICKSBURG, 7:30 P.M. Fri. Free. (601)362-3235.
                        Sat. 9:30 A.M. Workshop.

  OCT  15, 2016  (Sat)  MARTA SZLUBOWSKA (violin), VINCE MASSIMINO
  CHAMBER               (violin), ALEJANDRO ENCINAS (viola), TAYLIS
                        FERNANDEZ, and JAMES MARTIN (baritone). at
                        MILLSAPS. Tickets & info: (601)594-2902 or
                        Click Here
                        Music of Francaix & Fauré.

  OCT  21, 2016  (Fri)  TBA at the SCHF COURTYARD in
  CLASSIC BLUES         VICKSBURG, 12:00 NOON. 
                        Details: (601)631-2997.
                        Classics in the Courtyard.

  OCT  28, 2016  (Fri)  TBA at the SCHF COURTYARD in
  CLASSIC BLUES         VICKSBURG, 12:00 NOON. 
                        Details: (601)631-2997.
                        Classics in the Courtyard.

  NOV   4, 2016  (Fri)  TBA at the SCHF COURTYARD in
  CLASSIC BLUES         VICKSBURG, 12:00 NOON. 
                        Details: (601)631-2997.
                        Classics in the Courtyard.

  NOV   4, 2016  (Fri)  BELHAVEN U SYMPHONY CONCERT om the
  ORCH                  university's  ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
                        Free. (601)974-6494.
 
  NOV  12, 2016  (Sat)  The MSO at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. (Bravo series)
  ORCH/BRASS/WINDS      Music of Copland, with DARCIE BISHOP (trumpet)
                        and LINDA NAEF (English Horn). 
                        Tickets/details (601)960-1565 / Click Here
                            
  NOV  15, 2016  (Tue)  ANGELA WILLOUGHBY at the MS MUSEUM of ART, 
  PIANO                 5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Wine & Hor
                        D'euvres at 5:15 P.M. Music in the City series.
                        Music of JAMES SCLATER.

  NOV  15, 2016  (Tue)  The BELHAVEN U WIND & BRASS ENSEMBLES,
  WINDS/BRASS           in the university's ARTS CTR AUD, 
                        7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. 

  NOV  15 & 20, 2016    The MIKADO at DULING HALL, TIMES TBA. Tue & Sun
  OPERA                 Tickets:(601)960-2300. MS Opera.

  NOV  18, 2016  (Fri)  JEAN-BAPTISTE MONNOT at NORTHMINSTER BAPTIST C,
  ORGAN                 TIME TBA. Free. (601)362-3235. TENTATIVE. AGO.

  NOV  19, 2016  (Sat)  The MSO at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  POPS                  Woodstock: Real & Imagined. 
                        Tickets/details (601)960-1565 / Click Here
                            
  NOV  19, 2016  (Sat)  BELHAVEN U CHORAL & VOCAL ARTISTS in
  CHORAL/VOCAL          the university's ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
                        Free.(601)974-6494.

  NOV  21, 2016  (Mon)  THE BEST OF BELHAVEN at the university's 
  CHAMBER               ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Free. (601)974-6494. 

  NOV  29, 2016  (Tue)  BELHAVEN U COMPOSER'S CONCERT in the
  CHAMBER               university's ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
                        Details:(601)974-6494
                       
  DEC 2-3, 2016         The SINGING CHRISTMAS TREE at BELHAVEN U'S
  CHORAL                SOCCER BOWL, 7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat).
                        Free. (601)974-6494. 

  DEC   6, 2016  (Tue)  TOM & MARY LOU LOWE, and SHAWN LEOPARD & JOHN
  CHAMBER               PAUL at the MS MUSEUM of ART, 5:45 P.M. Free. 
                        (601)354-1535. Wine & Hor D'euvres at 5:15 P.M. 
                        Lighting of the Bethlehem Tree; Medieval and
                        Renaissance Music with carol singing.
                        Music in the City series.

  DEC  11 & 18, 2016    AMAHL & the NIGHT VISITORS at DULING HALL, 
  OPERA                 TIMES TBA. Sun (both) Tickets:(601)960-2300. 
                        MS Opera.

  DEC  18, 2016  (Sun)  CHRISTMAS LESSONS and  CAROLS at 1ST 
  CHORAL/ORGAN          PRESBYTERIAN C, 5:00 P.M. 
  ORCHESTRA             Free. (601)353-8316.

  JAN  14, 2017 (Sat)  The MSO at BELHAVEN U ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
  CHAMBER/FLUTE        Mozart by Candlelight, with AMULET STRANGE
                       (flute).
                       Tickets/details (601)960-1565 / Click Here
                  
  JAN  16, 2017  (Mon)  MARY ANN KYLE & COREY TRAHAN, CABARET at 
  OPERA                 DULING HALL, 7:30 P.M. Tickets:(601)960-2300. 
                        Music of the movies. MS Opera.

  JAN  17, 2017  (Tue) MILENA RUSANOVA & SHAWN LEOPARD at the MS 
  VIOLIN/PIANO         MUSEUM of ART, 5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. 
                       Wine & Hor D'euvres at 5:15 P.M. Music in the City.
                       Exotic music from eastern Europe.

  JAN  19, 2017  (Thu)  CHELSEA CHEN at NORTHMINSTER BAPTIST C,
  ORGAN                 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)362-3235.

  JAN  28, 2017 (Sat)  The MSO at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. (Bravo series)
  ORCH/VIOLIN          Music of Mendelssohn, with MARTA SZLUBOWSKA
                       (violin). 
                       Tickets/details (601)960-1565 / Click Here
                            
  FEB 3-4, 2017         A FAMILY OPERA (TBA) in the BELHAVEN U
  OPERA                 ARTS CTR AUD,7:30 P.M. (Fri) and 9:30 &
                        11:30 A.M. (Sat). Details TBA.

  FEB   4, 2017 (Sat)  The MSO at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. (Pops series)
  POPS                 Music of the Mad Men Era. 
                       Tickets/details (601)960-1565 / Click Here
                            
  FEB  10-11, 2017     MOBIUS (guitar trio) at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL
  CHAMBER              CL, 7:30 P.M. (Fri). JAMES SCLATER'S "MS
                       BICENTENNIAL FANFARE" (commissioned for this event),
                       at the OLD CAPITOL MUSEUM HOUSE CHAMBER, played
                       by local brass quintet, 12:00 Noon; USM CHAMBER
                       ENSEMBLES, ST. ANDREW'S CL, 7:30 P.M.
                       Info & tickets: Click Here

  FEB  12, 2017  (Sun)  DAVID HARRISON, LAURENCE ALBERT, & AMY JONES at
  BARITONE/ORGAN        at FONDREN PRESBYTERIAN C, 3:00 P.M.
                        AGO 31st Annual Choral-Organ Fest. 

  FEB  14, 2017  (Tue)  JAMES MARTIN & JOHN PAUL at the MS MUSEUM
  BARITONE/PIANO        of ART, 5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. 
                        Wine at 5:15 P.M. Music in the City series. 
                        Music includes Handel's astounding cantata
                        "Out of Africa"
     
  FEB  17, 2017  (Fri)  BRITISH MUSIC, CABARET at DULING HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  OPERA                 Tickets:(601)960-2300. MS Opera.

  FEB  18, 2017  (Sat)  The MSO at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. (Bravo series)
  ORCH                  Music of Tchiakovsky.
                        Tickets/details (601)960-1565 / Click Here
                            
  FEB  20, 2017  (Mon)  TBA, CABARET at DULING HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  OPERA                 Tickets:(601)960-2300. MS Opera.

  MAR   4, 2017  (Sat)  The MSO at MILLSAPS 7:30 P.M. (Chamber series)
  CHAMBER/HARPSICHORD   Music of Haydn, with JOHN PAUL, Harpsichord
                        Tickets/details (601)960-1565 / Click Here 
                        Includes Jean Francaix's harpsichord Concerto.
                  
  MAR  11, 2017  (Sat)  The ALLEGRO CHAMBER ENSEMBLE (flte. viola, &
  CHAMBER               harp) at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C's FOWLER HALL, 
                        7:30 P.M. Info & tickets: Click Here

  MAR  14, 2017  (Tue)  FRANK & SANDRA POLANSKI at the MS MUSEUM
  PIANOx2               of ART, 5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. 
                        Wine at 5:15 P.M. Music in the City series. 
     
  MAR  31, 2017  (Fri)  STRINGS & ORCHESTRA CONCERT in the BELHAVEN U
  ORCH                  ARTS CTR AUD,7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. 

  APR   1, 2017  (Sat)  ALL-STATE STRINGS CONCERT in the BELHAVEN U
  ORCH                  ARTS CTR AUD,300 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494.

  APR   2, 2017  (Sun)  A GERMAN REQUIEM (BRAHMS) at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          6:00 P.M. Free. (501)353-8316.
  ORCHESTRA

  APR   8, 2017  (Sat)  The MSO at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. (Bravo series)
  ORCH                 Music of Beethoven. 
                       Tickets/details (601)960-1565 / Click Here
                            
  APR  11, 2017  (Tue) SIBYL CHILD & JOHN PAUL at the MS MUSEUM of
  SOPRANO/PIANO        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 Debussy.

  APR  11, 2017  (Tue) BELHAVEN U COMPOSER'S CONCERT in the
  CHAMBER              university's ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
                       Free. (601)974-6494
                       
  APR  18, 2017  (Tue) PERCUSSION and CLASSICAL GUITAR ENSEMBLES
  CHAMBER              in the BELHAVEN U ARTS CTR AUD,7:30 P.M. 
                       Free. (601)974-6494. 

  APR  21, 2017  (Fri) ISABELLE DIEMERS at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C, 7:30 P.M.
  ORGAN                Free. (601)362-3235.

  APR  21, 2017  (Fri) INSTRUMENTAL ENSEMBLES in the BELHAVEN U
  CHAMBER              ARTS CTR AUD,7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. 

  APR  22, 2017  (Sat) The BELHAVEN U CHOIRS in the university's
  CHORAL               ARTS CTR AUD,7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. 

  APR  22, 2017  (Sat) RIGOLETTO at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  OPERA                Tickets: (601)960-2300. MS Opera

  APR  23, 2017  (Sun) The MSO at TOUGALOO COLLEGE'S WOODWORTH 
  CHAMBER              CHAPEL, 3:00 P.M. Chamber Classics, music of 
                       Tchiakovsky & Brahms.
                       Tickets/details (601)960-1565 / Click Here
                  
  APR  24, 2017  (Mon) MSO MEMBERS PERFORMING MUSIC of BELHAVEN U
  CHAMBER              STUDENTS at the TRUSMARK GRAND HALL, MS 
                       MUSEUM OF ART, 5:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494.

  MAY   1, 2017  (Mon) THE BEST OF BELHAVEN at the university's 
  CHAMBER              ARTS CTR AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601)974-6494. 

  MAY   8, 2017  (Tue) GAYLE ENTREKIN(flute), JIM MORITSUGU(clarinet)
  CHAMBER              & JOHN PAUL(piano) 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 Poulenc (Flute & Clarinet Sonatas).

  MAY  12, 2017  (Fri) The MSO at the OLD TRACE PARK, 7:30 P.M.
  POPS                 Pepsi Pops: Picnic in the Park 
                       Tickets/details (601)960-1565 / Click Here

  JUN  13, 2017  (Tue) TRACY CARTER (flute), JONATHAN LIVINGSTONE
  CHAMBER              (bassoon), THOMAS LOWE(violin) & JOHN PAUL
                       (piano)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 Mozart (Violin Sonata in e minor)
                       and Poulenc (Trio for Oboe, Bassoon, & Piano).

  JUL  12, 2017  (Tue) VIRGINIA KERR & COLMAN PEARCE at the MS MUSEUM
  VOCAL/PIANO          of ART, 5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. 
                       Wine at 5:15 P.M. Music in the City series. 

  AUG  15, 2017  (Tue) RAE SHANNON & JOHN PAUL at the MS MUSEUM of ART, 
  PIANO                5:45 P.M. Free. (601)354-1535. Wine at 5:15 P.M. 
                       Music: Beethoven's Symphony No. 7 for 4 hands.
                       Music in the City series. 


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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
           E-mail: gag1391@aol.com