THE CONTINUO CALENDAR OF CLASSICAL MUSIC
                                of
         THE JACKSON CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN GUILD OF ORGANISTS
                          is sponsored by

                           AMSOUTH BANK

***************************July 5, 2000************************************


  SEP 8-25, 1999        NEW STAGE presents GODSPELL at the Theatre; times
  BROADWAY              vary. Tickets: 948-3531 (no shows on Mondays).

  SEP 14-15, 1999       W. Kessler presents STOMP at MARA HALL, Tue-Wed,
  BROADWAY              7:30 P.M. Tickets: 981-1847.

  SEP  15, 1999  (Wed)  JEFF McLELLAND at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL,
  ORGAN                 12:05 P.M. Free. 354-1535.

  SEP  18, 1999  (Sat)  The MSO presents BOOMERS IN THE BALL PARK at
  ORCH/FIREWORKS        SMITH-WILLS STADIUM, 7:30 P.M. Tickets: 960-1565;
                        1(800)898-5050.

  SEP  22, 1999  (Wed)  THERESA SANCHEZ & MSO MEMBERS play Mozart's
  PIANO/ORCH            Concerto in C, K. 503, at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL,
                        12:05 P.M. Free. 354-1535.

  SEP  26, 1999  (Sun)  MSO YOUNG ARTISTS at MS ART MUSEUM LRH, 3:00 P.M.
  CHAMBER               Free. 960-1561.

  SEP  28, 1999  (Tue)  JOHN PAUL & SHAWN LEOPARD play the J.S. Bach
  HARPSICHORD/MA'AM     Trio Sonatas at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C,      
                        7:30 P.M. Tickets: 852-4848.

  SEP  29, 1999  (Wed)  LYNN BAUMANN at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL,
  ORGAN                 12:05 P.M. Free. 354-1535.

  OCT   1, 1999  (Fri)  The MILLSAPS SINGER'S 5TH HOUR concert: "And so the
  CHORAL                children come" on campus at 5:00 P.M., Free. 974-1422.

  OCT   3, 1999  (Sun)  ANNA McDONALD & BENNETT RANDMAN at GALLOWAY
  SOPRANO/CELLO         U METHODIST C, 1:15 P.M. Free. 353-9691.

  OCT   3, 1999  (Sun)  The METROPOLITAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA, directed by
  CHAMBER               PABLO SAELZER, at the OLD CAPITOL MUSEUM, 2:00 P.M.
                        Free. 956-6887.

  OCT   3, 1999  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C,
  CHORAL                5:00 P.M. Free. 982-4880.

  OCT   6, 1999  (Wed)  SHAWN LEOPARD & JOHN PAUL at ST. ANDREW'S
  LAUTENWERCK           EPISCOPAL CL, 12:05 P.M. Free. 354-1535.

  OCT  10, 1999  (Sun)  The MAGNOLIA CHORUS at FONDREN PRESBYTERIAN C,
  BARBERSHOP            3:00 P.M. Free. 982-3232.

  OCT  12, 1999  (Tue)  FACULTY RECITAL at POWER-APAC SCHOOL, 7:00 P.M.
  CHAMBER               7:00 P.M. Details: 960-5387.

  OCT  13, 1999  (Wed)  SIBYL CHILD and MSO MEMBERS present Berlioz'
  SOPRANO/ORCH          "Nuits D'ete" at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL,
                        12:05 P.M. Free. 354-1535.

  OCT  14, 1999  (Thu)  MIKE BOYD at MILLSAPS, 5:00 P.M. Free. 974-1422.
  GUITAR

  OCT  15-17, 1999      THE MESSIAH at BELHAVEN, GIRAULT AUD,
  CHORAL/ORGAN/ORCH     7:00 P.M. (Fri-Sat); 2:00 P.M. (Sun). Free. 968-8707.

  OCT  15, 1999  (Fri)  JOHN BROCK,  at ST. PETER'S CATHOLIC CL, 
  ORGAN                 7:30 P.M. Free. 362-3235. 

  OCT  16, 1999  (Sat)  JOHN BROCK in a workshop at ST. PETER'S
  ORGAN                 CATHOLIC CL, 10:00 A.M. Details: 924-7458.

  OCT  17, 1999  (Sun)  NASH NOBLE at FONDREN PRESBYTERIAN C, 3:00 P.M.
  SOPRANO               Free. 982-3232.

  OCT  17, 1999  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG with the CAPITAL BRASS at ST. JAMES'
  CHORAL/BRASS          EPISCOPAL C, 5:00 P.M. Tickets: 982-4880.

  OCT  19, 1999  (Tue)  The MSO, PETER McCOPPIN, Guest Conductor, at
  ORCH                  MARA HALL, 7:00 P.M. Tickets: 960-1565;
                        1(800)898-5050.

  OCT  20, 1999  (Wed)  MINISTER BENJAMIN CONE & "WORSHIP", at
  GOSPEL                ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 12:05 P.M. 
                        Free. 354-1535.

  OCT  23, 1999  (Sat)  2ND ANNUAL HIGH HARMONY FESTIVAL, with the MAGNOLIA
  BARBERSHOP            CHORUS, at PEARL HIGH SCHOOL, 4:00 P.M. Free.
                        978-6783.

  OCT  24, 1999  (Sun)  The FONDREN FAMILY ORGANISTS with JUDY SCLATER,
  ORGAN                 ROSEANNE SMITH, MATTHEW WHITEHOUSE, ANGELA
                        WILLOUGHBY, & GLENN GENTRY at FONDREN PRESBYTERIAN C,
                        3:00 P.M. Free. 982-3232.

  OCT  24, 1999  (Sun)  MSO YOUNG ARTISTS at MS ART MUSEUM LRH, 3:00 P.M.
  CHAMBER               Free. 960-1561.

  OCT  24, 1999  (Sun)  The CHILDREN'S CHOIR OF MS at MILLSAPS, 3:00 P.M.
  CHORAL                Tickets: 991-3175.

  OCT  25, 1999  (Mon)  The MSCO, PETER McCOPPIN, Guest Conductor, at
  CHAMBER               BRIARWOOD PRESBYTERIAN C, 7:00 P.M.
                        Tickets: 960-1565; 1(800)898-5050.

  OCT  27, 1999  (Wed)  FAINA LUSHTAG at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL,
  PIANO                 12:05 P.M. Free. 354-1535.

  OCT  31, 1999  (Sun)  SHEILA HESS at 1ST BAPTIST C in VICKSBURG,
  ORGAN                 3:00 P.M. Free. 924-7458.

  NOV   4, 1999  (Thu)  JAMES COOK at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C in HATTIESBURG,
  ORGAN                 8:00 P.M. Free. 264-4933.

  NOV 4-6, 1999         THE FANTASTICKS at BELHAVEN, BAILEY
  BROADWAY              CAFETERIA, Details: 968-8707.
                        TIMES TBA.

  NOV 5&7, 1999         The MS OPERA presents Mozart's "Don Giovanni" at
  OPERA                 MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. (Fri) & 2:00 P.M. (Sun)
                        Tickets: 960-2300.

  NOV 6/7, 1999         MS YOUNG ARTISTS CONCERTO COMPETITION,
  CHAMBER               9:00 - 12:00 N (Sat); 2:00 - 5:00 P.M. (Sun)
                        Free. 960-1561.
                        PLACE TBA

  NOV   7, 1999  (Sun)  The George A. Johnson Memorial Concert with choirs
  CHORAL                from JSU, ALCORN SU, MS VALLEY SU, HINDS CC (UTICA),
                        RUST & TOUGALOO COLLEGES, at JSU's UNIVERSITY PARK
                        AUD, 4:00 P.M. Tickets: 968-2141.

  NOV   7, 1999  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C,
  CHORAL                5:00 P.M. Free. 982-4880.

  NOV 11/12             The AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE presents "Don Quixote"
  BALLET                at MARA HALL, 8:00 P.M. (Thu-Fri). 
                        Tickets: 354-2787.

  NOV  13, 1999  (Sat)  The MAGNOLIA CHORUS at COVENANT PRESBYTERIAN C,
  BARBERSHOP            7:00 P.M. Free. 981-7236.

  NOV  14, 1999  (Sun)  The MSO presents FAMILY FUN at MARA HALL, 4:00 P.M.
  ORCH                  (Activities at 3:00 P.M.). Tickets: 960-1585;
                        1(800)898-5050.

  NOV  14, 1999  (Sun)  The METROPOLITAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA, directed by
  CHAMBER               PABLO SAELZER, at the OLD CAPITOL MUSEUM, 2:00 P.M.
                        Free. 956-6887.

  NOV  16, 1999  (Tue)  The JACKSON CHORAL SOCIETY, with the MS GIRLCHOIR,
  CHORAL                sings Vaughan-Williams' "Hodie" at ST. MATTHEW'S
                        U METHODIST C in MADISON, 7:30 P.M.
                        Tickets: 968-5295[D]/924-1322[E]

  NOV 19-20, 1999       DANCE CONCERT at BELHAVEN, at GIRAULT AUD,
  DANCE                 TIMES TBA. Details: 968-8707.

  NOV  21, 1999  (Sun)  AGO MEMBERS in recital at GALLOWAY U METHODIST C,
  ORGAN                 3:00 P.M. Free. 924-7458.

  NOV  21, 1999  (Sun)  THE MESSIAH (Part 1) at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C,
  CHORAL/ORGAN/ORCH     6:00 P.M. Free. 353-8316.

  NOV  23, 1999  (Tue)  The MSCO, ROBERT McNALLY, Conductor, at
  CHAMBER               BRIARWOOD PRESBYTERIAN C, 7:00 P.M.
                        Tickets: 960-1565; 1(800)898-5050.

  NOV  23, 1999  (Tue)  JONATHAN BIGGERS at MOODY HALL, U of AL in
  ORGAN/ORCH            TUSCALOOSA, AL, with the JOHNSON SYMPHONY,
                        performing the Poulenc Organ Concerto, 7:30 P.M.
                        Details: (205) 348-7110.

  NOV 23-24, 1999       W. Kessler presents VICTOR/VICTORIA at MARA HALL,
  BROADWAY              Tue-Wed, 7:30 P.M. Tickets: 981-1847.

  NOV  24, 1999  (Wed)  LESTER SENTER & JOHN PAUL perform Wagner's
  MEZZO/PIANO           Wesendonck Lieder at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL,
                        12:05 P.M. Free. 354-1535.

  NOV  28, 1999  (Sun)  CITY-WIDE MESSIAH SING-ALONG directed by MARTIN
  CHORAL/ORGAN/ORCH     BITTICK at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL, 4:00 P.M.
                        Free. 354-1535.

  NOV  23, 1999  (Tue)  JONATHAN BIGGERS at MOODY HALL, U of AL in
  ORGAN/ORCH            TUSCALOOSA, AL, with the JOHNSON SYMPHONY,
                        performing the Poulenc Organ Concerto, 7:30 P.M.
                        Details: (205) 348-7110.

  NOV  30, 1999  (Tue)  The MILLSAPS ADVENT SERVICE on campus, 12:00 NOON
  CHORAL/ORGAN          Free. 974-1422.

  NOV  30, 1999  (Tue)  The MC CHORALE CHRISTMAS CONCERT on campus at
  CHORAL                PROVINE CHAPEL, 7:30 P.M. Free. 925-3440.

  NOV  30, 1999  (Tue)  JONATHAN BIGGERS at MOODY HALL, U of AL in
  ORGAN                 TUSCALOOSA, AL, 7:30 P.M. Details: (205)348-7110.

  DEC   1, 1999  (Wed)  SHAWN LEOPARD & JOHN PAUL play J.S. Bach's
  HARPSICHORDS          Trio Sonatas #3 & 4 at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL
                        CL, 12:05 P.M. Free. 354-1535.

  DEC 3-4, 1999         The BELHAVEN CHOIR presents the SINGING CHRISTMAS
  CHORAL                TREE on campus at the ATHLETIC BOWL,
                        7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat). Free. 968-8708.

  DEC 3-4, 1999         FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS at MC, PROVINE CHAPEL, with
  CHORAL/ORGAN          The MC SINGERS, CHAMBER CHOIR, and CONCERT
  HANDBELLS             & COLLEGE RINGERS, 7:30 P.M. Free. 925-3440. 

  DEC   4, 1999  (Sat)  The MAGNOLIA CHORUS in the MADISON, MS, CHRISTMAS
  BARBERSHOP            PARADE. Free. 978-6783.

  DEC   4, 1999  (Sat)  The MISSISSIPPI CHORUS, with the MSO, sings holiday
  CHORAL/ORCH           music at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. Tickets: 825-1031.

  DEC   5, 1999  (Sun)  The TOUGALOO CHOIR on campus at HOLMES HALL, 
                        4:00 P.M. Free. 977-7834.

  DEC   5, 1999  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG with the CAPITAL BRASS at ST. JAMES'
  CHORAL                EPISCOPAL C, 5:00 P.M. Free. 982-4880.

  DEC   6, 1999  (Mon)  The HINDS CC CHOIR at MC's PROVINE CHAPEL
  CHORAL                in CLINTON, 7:30 P.M. Free. 857-3271.


  DEC  10, 1999  (Fri)  The MILLSAPS SINGERS on campus, 5:30 & 8:00 P.M.
  CHORAL/ORGAN          Free. 974-1422.

  DEC 10-12, 1999       BALLET MS presents the NUTCRACKER at MARA HALL,
  BALLET                7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat); 2:00 P.M. (Sun).
                        Tickets: 960-1560.

  DEC 10-12, 1999       CAROLS BY CANDLELIGHT at the 1ST BAPTIST C.
  CHORAL/ORGAN/ORCH     4:00 P.M. (Sat-Sun); 7:00 P.M. (Fri-Sat-Sun).
                        Free but call 949-1926 for ticket information.

  DEC  12, 1999  (Sun)  LESSONS & CAROLS at CHRISTCHURCH EPISCOPAL CL in
  CHORAL/ORGAN          NEW ORLEANS, LA, 4:00 P.M. Free. (504)895-6602.

  DEC  12, 1999  (Sun)  The JSU CHORAL ENSEMBLES, HALL MUSIC CTR, 7:00 P.M.
  CHORAL/ORCH           Details: 968-2141.

  DEC  15, 1999  (Wed)  The CATHEDRAL CHOIR & HEINICHEN'S CIRCLE perform
  CHORAL/CHAMBER        Music of the Season at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL CL,
                        12:05 P.M. Free. 354-1535.

  DEC  18-19, 1999      BALLET MAGNIFICAT at MARA HALL, 7:00 P.M. (Sat);
  BALLET                2:00 P.M. (Sun). Tickets: 977-1001.

  DEC  19, 1999  (Sun)  LESSONS & CAROLS at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C, 5:00  &
  CHORAL/ORGAN/ORCH     7:00 P.M. Free. 353-8316.

  DEC  20, 1999  (Mon)  The GIRLCHOIR of MS sings Benjamin Britten's
  CHORAL/HARP           "Ceremony of Carols" at GALLOWAY U METHODIST C,
                        7:30 P.M. Tickets: 366-9337.

  DEC  24, 1999  (Fri)  CAROLS by John Rutter at GALLOWAY U METHODIST C,
  CHORAL/ORCH/ORGAN     5:00 & 11:00 P.M. Free. 353-9691.

  DEC  24, 1999  (Fri)  MIDNIGHT MASS (EPISCOPAL) at ST. ANDREW'S CL
  CHORAL/ORGAN          (354-1535), ST. JAMES' C (982-4880), ST. PHILIP'S C
                        (956-5788), and TRINITY C in HATTIESBURG (544-5551)
                        10:30 P.M. Free.

  DEC  24, 1999  (Fri)  MIDNIGHT MASS (CATHOLIC) at ST. PETER'S CL 
  CHORAL/ORGAN          (969-3125), 11:30 P.M. Free.

  DEC  31, 1999  (Fri)  MILLENNIUM FESTIVAL at 1ST PRESBYTERIAN C, 
  CHORAL/ORGAN/ORCH     11:00 P.M. Free. 353-8316.

  ***********************HAPPY NEW MILLENNIUM!*****************************

  JAN   6, 2000  (Thu)  JEFF McLELLAND at MOODY HALL, U of AL in
  ORGAN                 TUSCALOOSA, AL, 7:30 P.M. Details: (205)348-7110.

  JAN   6, 2000  (Thu)  BRUCE OELSCHLAGER at 1ST TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN C
  ORGAN                 in LAUREL, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601) 428-8491.

  JAN   8, 2000  (Sat)  JEFF McLELLAND Master Class at MOODY HALL, U of AL
  ORGAN                 in TUSCALOOSA, AL, 9:00 A.M. Details: (205)348-7110.

  JAN   9, 2000  (Sun)  BAROQUE MUSIC for the EPIPHANY with MSO MEMBERS at
  BRASS                 ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C, 5:00 P.M. Tickets: 982-4880.

  JAN  15, 2000  (Sat)  The MS OPERA presents an Opera Gala at MARA HALL,
  OPERA                 7:30 P.M. Tickets: 960-1528.

  JAN  16, 2000  (Sun)  MSO YOUNG ARTISTS at MS ART MUSEUM LRH, 3:00 P.M.
  CHAMBER               Free. 960-1561.

  JAN  18, 2000  (Tue)  The MSCO with DAVID BOWDEN, Guest Conductor; 
  CHAMBER               BRIARWOOD PRESBYTERIAN C, 7:00 P.M.
                        Tickets: 960-1565; 1(800)898-5050.

  JAN  18, 2000  (Tue)  LYRICAS (JAMES SCLATER & ANGELA WILLOUGHBY) at
  CLARINET/PIANO        DELTA STATE U's BOLOGNA AUD in CLEVELAND, 7:30 P.M.
                        Free. (601) 925-3444.

  JAN 19-20, 2000       W. Kessler presents THE MUSIC OF ANDREW LLOYD
  BROADWAY              WEBBER at MARA HALL, Wed-Thu, 7:30 P.M.
                        Tickets: 981-1847.

  JAN  25, 2000  (Tue)  The MSO with DAVID BOWDEN, Guest Conductor; MARA 
  ORCH                  HALL, 7:00 P.M. Tickets: 960-1565; 1(800)898-5050.

  JAN  27, 2000  (Thu)  The MSO BRASS QUINTET at MILLSAPS, 5:00 P.M.
  BRASS                 Free. 974-1422.

  JAN  27, 2000  (Thu)  ROY STILLWELL, with PAULINE STILLWELL, Piano,
  ORGAN                 at BELHAVEN'S GIRAULT AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free.
                        968-8788.

  JAN  30, 2000  (Sun)  The NORDIC CHOIR at MILLSAPS, 4:00 P.M.
  CHORAL                Tickets: 974-1422.

  JAN  30, 2000  (Sun)  KEN SOTEK & JEFF HICKEY at CHRIST CHURCH EPISCOPAL CL
  ORGAN & TRUMPET       in NEW ORLEANS, LA, 4:00 P.M. Free. (504) 895-6602.

  JAN  31, 2000  (Mon)  JEFF McLELLAND at MC's PROVINE CHAPEL in CLINTON,
  ORGAN                 8:15 P.M. Free. 925-3440.

  FEB   5, 2000  (Sat)  The MSO presents FAMILY FUN at MARA HALL, 4:00 P.M.
  ORCH                  (Activities at 3:00 P.M.). Tickets: 960-1585;
                        1(800)898-5050. 


  FEB   6, 2000  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C, 5:00 P.M.
  CHORAL/ORGAN          Free. 982-4880.

  FEB   8, 2000  (Tue)  The VIENNA CHOIR BOYS at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. 
  CHORAL                Tickets: 960-1565; 1(800)898-5050.
                        NOTE: The MS GIRLCHOIR performs at 7:00 P.M.

  FEB 10-11, 2000       W. Kessler presents SHOWBOAT at MARA HALL, Thu-Fri,
  BROADWAY              7:30 P.M. Tickets: 981-1847.

  FEB  11, 2000  (Fri)  SONG FESTIVAL at JSU's HALL MUSIC CENTER, 8:30 A.M.
  SONG                  Free. 968-2141.

  FEB  12, 2000  (Sat)  SACRED HARP SINGING at MC's PROVINE CHAPEL in 
  SACRED HARP           CLINTON, 9:30 A.M.-3:00 P.M. (Covered dish lunch).
                        Free. 269-3635 or 924-7816.

  FEB  12, 2000  (Sat)  The MS GIRLCHOIR at MILLSAPS, 7:30 P.M. 
  CHORAL                Guest Conductor: JEAN ASHWORTH BARTLE. 
                        Tickets: 366-9337.

  FEB  13, 2000  (Sun)  The MSO VALENTINE CONCERT at MARA HALL, 2:00 P.M.
  ORCH                  Details: 960-1561. NOTE: The MS YOUTH STRING
                        ORCHESTRA performs at 3:00 P.M.

  FEB  13, 2000  (Sun)  NIELSEN & YOUNG & FRIENDS at GALLOWAY U METHODIST C,
  CHORAL/PIANOS         5:00 P.M. Free. 353-9691.

  FEB  14, 2000  (Mon)  The TALLIS SCHOLARS at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C,
  CHORAL/MA'AM          7:30 P.M. Tickets: 852-4848. 

  FEB  15, 2000  (Tue)  ED DACUS at MC's AVEN AUD, 7:30 P.M. Free. 925-3440.
  TENOR

  FEB  15, 2000  (Tue)  ALON GOLDSTEIN at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C, 7:30 P.M.
  PIANO                 Free. 982-4880.

  FEB  17, 2000  (Thu)  SONG XIE at BELHAVEN'S BARBER AUD, 7:30 P.M.
  VIOLIN                Free. 965-7026.

  FEB  18, 2000  (Fri)  The MILLSAPS SINGERS ON CAMPUS with the MADISON
  CHORAL                CENTRAL CHAMBER SINGERS and MSO MEMBERS perform
                        the Schubert Mass in G. 7:30 P.M. Free. 974-1422.

  FEB  19, 2000  (Sat)  JOSHUA BELL at MARA HALL, 8:00 P.M. 
  VIOLIN                Tickets: 354-2787.

  FEB  20, 2000  (Sun)  LYRICAS (JAMES SCLATER & ANGELA WILLOUGHBY) at
  CLARINET/PIANO        the MUNICIPAL ART GALLERY, 2:30 P.M. Free.
                        925-3444.

  FEB  20, 2000  (Sun)  CLARISSA BEHR DAVIS, soprano; ELIAS ARREDONDO,
  CHAMBER               trumpet; MELODIE ROMEO, horn; and BARBARA TRACY,
                        organ, present music of Bach, Handel, and 
                        Walther at 1ST  PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, VICKSBURG,
                        3:00 P.M. Free. (601)636-1299.

  FEB  22, 2000  (Tue)  The MSO with WILLIAM HENRY CURRY, Guest Conductor,
  ORCH                  MARA HALL, 7:00 P.M. Tickets: 960-1565;
                        1(800)898-5050.

  FEB  24-26, 2000      The 14TH GLADYS NORRIS PIANO FESTIVAL at JSU's
  PIANO                 UNIVERSITY PARK AUD, 9:00 A.M. (Thu-Sat). 
                        Details. 968-2141.

  FEB  24, 2000  (Thu)  The MC CONCERT BAND ON CAMPUS in SWOR AUD, 7:30 P.M.
  BAND                  Free. 925-3440.

  FEB  25, 2000  (Fri)  PATRICK ALLEN and the TOUGALOO COLLEGE CHOIR,
  CHORAL/ORGAN          KATHY CASTILLA, DIRECTOR, in the AGO 14th Annual
                        Choral-Organ Festival, at MS COLLEGE'S PROVINE
                        CHAPEL in CLINTON, 7:30 P.M. Free. 362-3235.

  FEB  25, 2000  (Fri)  JOHN WEAVER at 1ST TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN C in
  ORGAN                 LAUREL, 7:30 P.M. Free. (601) 428-8491.

  FEB  26, 2000  (Sat)  TOM HAZLETON presents a workshop on the Allen
  ORGAN                 Organ at RIDGECREST BAPTIST C in MADISON, 
                        9:00 A.M. - 12:00N. Free. 956-9047.

************************MOVED TO MARCH 5*************************************
* FEB  27, 2000  (Sun)  YOSSI RESHEF and the METROPOLITAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA *
* PIANO/ORCH            play concerti of Mozart and Beethoven at the OLD    *
*                       CAPITOL MUSEUM, 2:00 P.M. Free. 371-2599.           *
*****************************************************************************

  FEB  27, 2000  (Sun)  MSO YOUNG ARTISTS at MS ART MUSEUM LRH, 3:00 P.M.
  CHAMBER               Free. 960-1561.

  FEB  27, 2000  (Sun)  TOM HAZLETON at RIDGECREST BAPTIST C in MADISON,
  ORGAN                 3:00 P.M. Free.

  MAR   2, 2000  (Thu)  The MSCO with WILLIAM HENRY CURRY, Guest Conductor, 
  CHAMBER               BRIARWOOD PRESBYTERIAN C, 7:00 P.M.
                        Tickets: 960-1565; 1(800)898-5050.

  MAR   2, 2000  (Thu)  The BELHAVEN CHOIRS at GIRAULT AUD, 7:30 P.M.
  CHORAL                Free. 965-7026.

  MAR   3, 2000  (Fri)  ARTEK - with LISA TERRY, Gamba - at ST. PHILIP'S
  CHAMBER/MA'AM         EPISCOPAL C, 7:30 P.M. Tickets: 852-4848,

  MAR   5, 2000  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C, 5:00 P.M.
  CHORAL/ORGAN          Free. 982-4880.

  MAR   5, 2000  (Sun)  YOSSI RESHEF and the METROPOLITAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
  PIANO/ORCH            play concerti of Mozart and Beethoven at the OLD
                        CAPITOL MUSEUM, 2:00 P.M. Free. 371-2599.

  MAR 7/8, 2000         The ALVIN AILEY AMERICAN DANCE THEATRE at MARA HALL,
  MODERN DANCE          8:00 P.M. (Tue-Wed). Tickets: 354-2787.

  MAR  12, 2000  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C, 5:00 P.M.
  CHORAL/ORGAN          Free. 956-5788.

  MAR  19, 2000  (Sun)  MSO YOUNG ARTISTS at MS ART MUSEUM LRH, 3:00 P.M.
  CHAMBER               Free. 960-1561.

  MAR  21, 2000  (Tue)  The MSO with DAVID KATZ, Guest Conductor, MARA HALL,
  ORCH                  7:00 P.M. Tickets: 960-1565; 1(800)898-5050.  
                        NOTE: The MS YOUTH CADETS perform at 6:00 P.M.

  MAR  21, 2000  (Tue)  The MAGNOLIA CHORUS at HOLMES CC's McDANIEL HALL
  BARBERSHOP            in GOODMAN, 7:30 P.M. Details: 991-3888.

  MAR  22, 2000  (Wed)  The MAGNOLIA CHORUS at HINDS CC in RAYMOND,
  BARBERSHOP            11:00 A.M. Details: 857-3271.

  MAR  23, 2000  (Thu)  The HINDS CC BAND at REEVES 165 ON CAMPUS in
  BAND                  RAYMOND, 12:00 N. Free. 857-3271.

  MAR  23, 2000  (Thu)  The JSU SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA at HALL MUSIC CENTER
  ORCH                  ON CAMPUS, 7:30 P.M. Free. 968-2141.

  MAR  26, 2000  (Sun)  PATSY SIMPSON at WOODLAND HILLS BAPTIST C,
  ORGAN                 6:00 P.M. Free. 981-1441.

  MAR  28, 2000  (Tue)  The MSCO with DAVID KATZ, Guest Conductor, 
  CHAMBER               BRIARWOOD PRESBYTERIAN C, 7:00 P.M.
                        Tickets: 960-1565; 1(800)898-5050.

  MAR  28, 2000  (Tue)  LYRICAS (JAMES SCLATER & ANGELA WILLOUGHBY) at
  CLARINET/PIANO        MC's AVEN AUD in CLINTON, 7:30 P.M. Free.
                        925-3444.

  MAR 31/APR 2, 2000    The MS OPERA presents Puccini's "La Boheme" at
  OPERA                 MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. (Fri) & 2:00 P.M. (Sun).
                        Tickets: 960-2300.

  MAR 31-APR 1, 2000    The BELHAVEN DANCE ENSEMBLE will present Arentsen's
  BALLET                ballet "Gloria", with music from Poulenc's "Gloria",
                        in GIRAULT AUD, 7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat). Preconcert
                        lecture: 6:30 P.M. Tickets: 965-7026.

  APR      2000         The WIZ at TOUGALOO COLLEGE; DATE/TIME/PLACE TBA.
  BROADWAY              977-7834.
 
  APR   2, 2000  (Sun)  The METROPOLITAN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA at the OLD
  CHAMBER/ORCH          CAPITOL MUSEUM, 2:00 P.M. Free. 371-2599.

  APR   2, 2000  (Sun)  JANE PARKER-SMITH at CHRIST CHURCH EPISCOPAL CL
  ORGAN                 in NEW ORLEANS, LA, 4:00 P.M. Free. (504) 895-6602.

  APR   3, 2000  (Mon)  The MC CHAMBER CHOIR & The MS GIRLCHOIR at PROVINE
  CHORAL                CHAPEL ON CAMPUS, 7:30 P.M. Free. 925-3440.

  APR   4, 2000  (Tue)  CIRQUE ELOIZE presents "Excentricus" at MARA HALL,
  CIRCUS MUSIC          7:00 P.M. Tickets: 354-2787

  APR   7, 2000  (Fri)  The MS COLLEGE CONCERT RINGERS, the MILLSAPS
  CHORAL/ORGAN/         COLLEGE CHAMBER SINGERS, the GALLOWAY UMC
  HANDBELLS             CHANCEL CHOIR, the OLE MISS MEN'S GLEE CLUB,
                        the JIM HILL HIGH SCHOOL CHOIR, the JACKSON
                        CHORAL SOCIETY, the MS CHILDREN'S CHOIR, CHRIS
                        BRUNT & KARL ZINSMEISTER (organists) and NANCY
                        MOORE (Massed anthem Director) in an ecumenical
                        service "Centuries In Search of Peace", at
                        GALLOWAY U. METHODIST C., 7:30 P.M. Free.  
                        353-9691. MORE DETAILS

  APR   9, 2000  (Thu)  The MC CONCERT BAND ON CAMPUS in SWOR AUD, 3:00 P.M.
  BAND                  Free. 925-3440.

  APR   9, 2000  (Sun)  LESTER SENTER and MARTHA NIELSON and the ST. JAMES'
  CHORAL                CHOIR sing Pergolesi's "Stabat Mater", at ST. JAMES'
                        EPISCOPAL C, 5:00 P.M. Free. 982-4880. TENTATIVE.

  APR  11, 2000  (Tue)  The MSCO with CRAFTON BECK, Guest Conductor, 
  CHAMBER               BRIARWOOD PRESBYTERIAN C, 7:00 p.m.
                        Tickets: 960-1565; 1(800)898-5050.

  APR  13, 2000  (Thu)  POWER APAC STUDENTS ON CAMPUS: 8TH-GRADERS,
  CHAMBER               5:30 P.M.; SENIORS, 7:00 P.M. Free. 960-5387.

  APR  14, 2000  (Fri)  The MILLSAPS SINGERS ON CAMPUS present Orff's
  CHORAL                "Carmina Burana" (2 piano and percussion
                         version), 7:30 P.M. Free. 974-1422.

  APR  14-15, 2000      The MC OPERA THEATER presents Sondheim's "You're
  BROADWAY              Gonna Love Tomorrow" at AVEN AUD ON CAMPUS,
                        7:30 P.M. (Fri-Sat). Free. 925-3440.

  APR  15-16, 2000      BALLET MAGNIFICAT and the MS MASS CHOIR at MARA HALL,
  BALLET/GOSPEL         7:30 P.M. (Sat); 4:00 P.M. (Sun). Details: 977-1001.
                        (Sun. time in hardcopy was incorrect).             

  APR  16  2000  (Sun)  MSO YOUNG ARTISTS at MS ART MUSEUM LRH, 3:00 P.M.
  CHAMBER               Free. 960-1561.

  APR  16  2000  (Sun)  The GALLOWAY CHOIR and MSO MEMBERS present the
  CHORAL/ORCH/ORGAN     Faure "Requiem" and excerpts from Handel's
                        "The Messiah" at GALLOWAY U METHODIST C, 5:00 P.M.
                        Free. 353-9691.

  APR  17, 2000  (Mon)  The HINDS CC CHOIR, diredted by TERRY FLETCHER,
  CHORAL                at COVENANT PRESBYTERIAN C., 12:00 NOON. Free.
                        981-7236.

  APR  17  2000  (Mon)  JEFF McLELLAND and the MS COLLEGE CONCERT SINGERS:
  CHORAL/ORGAN          Poulenc's Concerto for Organ; Durufle's "Requiem",
                        at CHRIST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH. 7:30 P.M.
                        Free. 925-3440.

  APR  18, 2000  (Tue)  the BELHAVEN COLLEGE CHOIR, directed by CHRISTOPHER
  CHORAL                SHELT, at COVENANT PRESBYTERIAN C, 12:00 NOON.
                        Free. 981-7236.

  APR  18, 2000  (Tue)  The MSO with CRAFTON BECK, Guest Conductor, MARA
  ORCH                  HALL, 7:00 P.M. Tickets: 960-1565; 1(800)898-5050.

  APR  19, 2000  (Wed)  The MS COLLEGE CHOIR, directed by RICHARD JOINER,
  CHORAL                at COVENANT PRESBYTERIAN C, 12:00 NOON. Free.
                        981-7236.

  APR  19, 2000  (Wed)  The CATHEDRAL CHOIR and members of the MSO perform
  CHORAL                the Mozart "Requiem" at ST. ANDREW'S CL, 12:05 P.M.
                        Free. 354-1535.

  APR  19, 2000  (Wed)  The JSU JAZZ ENSEMBLE I at UNIVERSITY PARK AUD
  JAZZ                  ON CAMPUS, 7:30 P.M. Details: 968-2141.

  APR 19-20, 2000       W. Kessler presents ANNIE at MARA HALL, Wed-Thu,
  BROADWAY              7:30 P.M. Tickets: 981-1847

  APR  20, 2000  (Thu)  The JSU BRASS ENSEMBLES at HALL MUSIC CENTER 
  BRASS                 ON CAMPUS, 7:00 P.M. Free. 968-2141.

  APR  20, 2000  (Thu)  The FONDREN PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH CHOIR sings
  CHORAL/ORGAN/HARP     the Faure Requiem at the church, 7:00 P.M.
                        Free. 982-3232.

  APR  21, 2000  (Fri)  The METROPOLITAN INSTRUMENTAL ENSEMBLE at the
  JAZZ & BLUES          ALAMO THEATRE, 7:30 P.M. Tickets: 352-3365.

  APR  25, 2000  (Tue)  The JSU CONCERT BAND/WOODWIND ENSEMBLE at
  BAND/WOODWINDS        HALL MUSIC CENTER ON CAMPUS, 7:00 P.M.
                        Free. 968-2141.

  APR  26, 2000  (Wed)  JEROME REED and MSO MEMBERS play Mozart's
  PIANO/ORCH            Concerto in c, K.491, at ST. ANDREW'S EPISCOPAL
                        CL, 12:05 P.M. Free. 354-1535.

  APR  26, 2000  (Wed)  The JSU SYMPHONIC BAND at UNIVERSITY PARK AUD
  BAND                  ON CAMPUS, 7:00 P.M. Details: 968-2141.

  APR  27, 2000  (Thu)  The JSU PERCUSSION ENSEMBLE at HALL MUSIC CENTER
  PERCUSSION            ON CAMPUS, 7:00 P.M. Free. 968-2141.

  APR  27, 2000  (Thu)  CHRIS SHELT sings Beethoven's "An die fern Geliebte"
  TENOR                 and other classics at BELHAVEN'S BARBER AUD, 7:30 P.M.
                        Free. 965-7026.
  APR  29, 2000  (Sat)  The HOUSTON BAPTIST UNIV CHOIR at COVENANT
  CHORAL                PRESBYTERIAN C, 7:00 P.M. Free. 981-7236.

  APR  30, 2000  (Sun)  TODD WILSON at NORTHMINSTER BAPTIST C.,
  ORGAN                 3:00 P.M. Free. 362-3235.

  MAY                   The CHILDREN'S CHOIR OF MS, DATE, TIME, PLACE TBA
  CHORAL

  MAY   1, 2000  (Mon)  The HINDS CC CHOIR at REEVES 165 ON CAMPUS in
  CHORAL                RAYMOND, 7:30 P.M. Free. 857-3271.

  MAY   2, 2000  (Tue)  The MS CHORUS, the BELHAVEN CHOIR,
  CHORAL/ORCH           and the JSU CHOIR, with MSO Members,
                        present Walton's "Belshazzar's Feast" and other
                        choral works at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M. 
                        Tickets: 825-1031.

  MAY   3, 2000  (Wed)  ROY STILLWELL at ST. ANDREW'S CL, 12:05 P.M.
  ORGAN                 Free. 354-1535.

  MAY   4, 2000  (Thu)  The JACKSON CHORAL SOCIETY presents "America Sings"
  CHORAL                at ST. PHILIP'S EPISCOPAL C, 7:30  P.M. Tickets:
                        968-5295[D];924-1322[E].

  MAY   6, 2000  (Sat)  WYNTON MARSALIS & the LINCOLN CENTER JAZZ ORCHESTRA
  JAZZ                  at MARA HALL, 8:00 P.M. Tickets: 354-2787.

  MAY   7, 2000  (Sun)  CHORAL EVENSONG at ST. JAMES' EPISCOPAL C, 5:00 P.M.
  CHORAL/ORGAN          Free. 982-4880.

  MAY   8, 2000  (Mon)  The MS GIRLCHOIR at GALLOWAY U METHODIST C,
  CHORAL                7:30 P.M. Free. 362-9337.

  MAY   9, 2000  (Tue)  The MSO, with NEW MAESTRO, at MARA HALL, 7:00 P.M.
  ORCH                  Tickets: 960-1565; 1(800)898-5050.

  MAY  10, 2000  (Wed)  SHAWN LEOPARD and JOHN PAUL play Bach's Trio
  HARPSICHORDS          Sonata's 5 & 6 at ST. ANDREW'S CL, 12:05 P.M.
                        354-1535.

  MAY  12, 2000  (Fri)  The MSO presents PEPSI POPS at OLD TRACE PARK on
  ORCH/POPS             the RESERVOIR, 6:00 P.M. (Activities at 4:30 P.M.)
                        Tickets: 960-1565; 1(800)898-5050.

  MAY  13, 2000  (Sat)  The MSO YOUTH ORCHESTRAS as MURRAH HIGH SCHOOL,
  ORCH                  7:00 P.M. Free. 960-1561.

  MAY  15, 2000  (Mon)  The MSO at MARA HALL, 7:00 P.M. Tickets: 960-1565.
  ORCH                  [MSO-MS Museum of Art Benefit includes reception
                        and exhibit - "The American West..."

  MAY  17, 2000  (Wed)  KATHRYN LUCKTENBERG, violin; STEVEN POLEGE,
  CHAMBER               'cello; and members of the MSO perform Vivaldi's
                        "The Seasons" at ST. ANDREW'S CL, 12:05 P.M.
                        Free. 354-1535.

  MAY  19, 2000  (Fri)  The METROPOLITAN INSTRUMENTAL ENSEMBLE at the
  JAZZ & BLUES          ALAMO THEATRE, 7:30 P.M. Tickets: 352-3365.

  MAY  20, 2000  (Fri)  The SPEBSQSA 51ST ANNUAL FESTIVAL OF HARMONY,
  BARBERSHOP            with the MAGNOLIA CHORUS and the SWEET ADELINES,
                        at MARA HALL. Tickets: 991-3888/978-6783
                        7:30 P.M.

  *************************POSTPONED TO JUNE 11, 2000********************
  *MAY  21, 2000  (Sun)  ROBERT LEE with the CAPITAL BRASS at ST. JAMES'*
  *ORGAN/BRASS           EPISCOPAL C, 5:00 P.M. Free. 982-4880.         *
  ***********************************************************************

  MAY  24, 2000  (Wed)  CHANDLER THOMPSON and JOHN PAUL perform music
  SOPRANO/PIANO         of Claude Debussy at ST. ANDREW'S CL, 12:05 P.M.
                        Free. 354-1535.

  MAY  27, 2000  (Sat)  The MSO with JOHNNY RIVERS at OLD TRACE PARK on
  ORCH/POPS             the RESERVOIR, 6:00 P.M. Tickets: 960-1565;
                        1(800)898-5050.

  MAY  28-JUN 13, 2000  NEW STAGE presents The Taffetas at the Theatre,
  MUSICAL               Details: 948-3531 (no shows on Mondays).

  MAY  31, 2000  (Wed)  The CAPITAL BRASS and the MAGNOLIA BRASS at 
  BRASS                 ST. ANDREW'S CL, 12:05 P.M. Free. 354-1535.

  JUN   1, 2000  (Thu)  CHORAL EVENSONG for the Ascension at ST. PHILIP'S
  CHORAL/ORGAN          EPISCOPAL C, 5:30 P.M. Free. 956-5788.

  JUN   7, 2000  (Wed)  Jazz in the Courtyard at ST. ANDREW'S CL,
  JAZZ                  12:05 P.M. Free. 354-1535.

  JUN  11, 2000  (Sun)  EDWARD NOBLE in an organ dedicatory recital at
  ORGAN                 ST. PATRICK'S CATHOLIC CHURCH in MERIDIAN at
                        3:00 P.M. Free. (601) 693-1321.

  JUN  11, 2000  (Sun)  ROBERT LEE with the CAPITAL BRASS at ST. JAMES'
  ORGAN/BRASS           EPISCOPAL C, 5:00 P.M. Free. 982-4880.        

  JUL   2, 2000  (Sun)  DANIEL FENN at ALTA WOODS BAPTIST C, 5:30 P.M.,
  ORGAN                 Free. 372-8651.

  JUL  12, 2000  (Wed)  THEODORA SATOLIA plays music of Schubert, Brahms,
  PIANO                 Liszt, Ravel and Hatzidakis at ST. JAMES'
                        EPISCOPAL C., 7:00 P.M. Free. 982-4880.

  AUG  12, 2000  (Sat)  The MS CHORUS at MARA HALL, 7:30 P.M.
  CHORAL/POPS           Tickets: 825-1031.
 
  >>>>>>>>>>>See the 2000-2001 calendar for future events<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<

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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; JSU=Jackson State University; LRH=Large Rehearsal Hall;
MA'AM=MS Academy of Ancient Music; MC=MS College;
Millsaps=Millsaps College Academic Complex Recital Hall; 
MSO, MSCO, & MSYO=MS Symphony, Chamber, & Youth Orchestra;
TBA=To Be Announced; Tougaloo=Tougaloo College;U=United.

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LOCATIONS: Programs outside Jackson are indicated.

THE CONTINUO CALENDAR is published by the Jackson Chapter of the AGO,
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