Past Concerts (COMING SOON)

 

Upcoming Concerts and Events

 

  • Jana Young Voice Studio Recital

    January 27, 2015, 7:00 pmFree Event

    Music Building at KSU - Building #32
    This concert is non-ticketed and admission is free of charge. Voice studio recital under the direction of Jana Young, Artist-in-Residence in Voice

  • School of Music Collage Concert - 5pm

    February 7, 2015, 5:00 pmBuy Tickets

    Bailey Performance Center at KSU
    TWO PERFORMANCES: 5 pm and 8pm on February 7, 2015 An evening of exciting and fast-paced vignette performances by over 200 School of Music performers The Kennesaw State University School of Music is proud to present its 9th annual Collage scholarship concert. Collage is the signature production of the School of Music and a primary fundraising event for supporting scholarships for School of Music students. Each year the show features a rapid-fire program delivered as flowing vignette performances by School of Music soloists, chamber groups, and ensembles totaling over 200 student and faculty performers. Due to sold-out crowds and increasingly high demand for each performance over the past several years, this year’s Collage event will feature two shows: 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. In addition to these performances, a public reception and raffle will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Patrons may purchase VIP tickets which include a special reception following the 8 p.m. performance, a silent auction, and premium seating for the event. Special repertoire, seamless transitions between diverse works, and unique lighting and stage design combine to create a truly memorable experience unique in our region. This cutting edge concert experience highlights the incredible passion and talent of the faculty and students of the KSU School of Music and challenges preconceived notions of what a concert can be. Collage showcases the School of Music’s mission to educate musicians who innovate, create, and lead their art into the future.

  • School of Music Collage Concert - 8pm

    February 7, 2015, 8:00 pmBuy Tickets

    Bailey Performance Center at KSU
    TWO PERFORMANCES: 5 pm and 8pm on February 7, 2015 An evening of exciting and fast-paced vignette performances by over 200 School of Music performers The Kennesaw State University School of Music is proud to present its 9th annual Collage scholarship concert. Collage is the signature production of the School of Music and a primary fundraising event for supporting scholarships for School of Music students. Each year the show features a rapid-fire program delivered as flowing vignette performances by School of Music soloists, chamber groups, and ensembles totaling over 200 student and faculty performers. Due to sold-out crowds and increasingly high demand for each performance over the past several years, this year’s Collage event will feature two shows: 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. In addition to these performances, a public reception and raffle will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Patrons may purchase VIP tickets which include a special reception following the 8 p.m. performance, a silent auction, and premium seating for the event. Special repertoire, seamless transitions between diverse works, and unique lighting and stage design combine to create a truly memorable experience unique in our region. This cutting edge concert experience highlights the incredible passion and talent of the faculty and students of the KSU School of Music and challenges preconceived notions of what a concert can be. Collage showcases the School of Music’s mission to educate musicians who innovate, create, and lead their art into the future.

  • Faculty String Trio

    February 9, 2015, 8:00 pmBuy Tickets

    Bailey Performance Center at KSU
    This concert will be streamed live at musicKSU.com. The KSU String Trio featuring Helen Kim, Associate Professor of Violin, Cathy Lynn,Artist-in-Residence in Viola, and Charae Krueger, Artist-in-Residence in Cello.

  • Saint Pius X High School Guitar Orchestra; Akerman-Teixeira Duo

    February 10, 2015, 8:00 pmFree Event

    Bailey Performance Center at KSU
    This concert is non-ticketed and admission is free of charge. This concert will feature performances by the Saint Pius X High School Guitar Orchestra, directed by Brion Kennedy, and the Akerman-Teixeira duo.

  • KSFNM 2015: KSU Jazz Ensembles and Choral Ensembles

    February 17, 2015, 8:00 pmBuy Tickets

    Bailey Performance Center at KSU
    This concert will be streamed live at musicKSU.com. This concert is part of the 2015 Kennesaw State Festival of New Music. Performances by KSU Jazz Ensemble I directed by Sam Skelton and KSU Jazz Ensemble II directed by Wes Funderburk. KSU Choral Ensembles will also perform, including ensembles directed by Leslie Blackwell and Alison Mann.

  • KSFNM 2015: KSU Wind Ensemble and Symphony Orchestra

    February 18, 2015, 8:00 pmBuy Tickets

    Bailey Performance Center at KSU
    This concert will be streamed live at musicKSU.com. This concert is part of the 2015 Kennesaw State Festival of New Music. Performances by the KSU Symphony Orchestra directed by Michael Alexander and the KSU Wind Ensemble directed by David Kehler.

  • KSU Faculty Jazz Quartet: "A Tribute to Jim Hall"

    February 24, 2015, 8:00 pmBuy Tickets

    Bailey Performance Center at KSU
    This concert will be streamed live at musicKSU.com. A quartet of members from the KSU Faculty Jazz Parliament will present an evening of music in tribute to jazz guitarist Jim Hall.

  • KSU Philharmonic and Concert Band

    February 26, 2015, 8:00 pmFree Event

    Bailey Performance Center at KSU
    This concert is non-ticketed and admission is free of charge. This concert features performances by the KSU Philharmonic directed by Charles Laux and the KSU Concert Band directed by Debra Traficante.

  • Summit Piano Trio

    March 2, 2015, 8:00 pmBuy Tickets

    Bailey Performance Center at KSU
    This concert will be streamed live at musicKSU.com. Summit Piano Trio concert featuring Helen Kim, Associate Professor of Violin, Charae Krueger, Artist-in-Residence in Cello, and Robert Henry, Artist-in-Residence in Piano

  • KSU Faculty Recital: Music of The Americas - Judy Cole, piano

    March 4, 2015, 8:00 pmFree Event

    Bailey Performance Center at KSU
    This concert is non-ticketed and admission is free of charge. This concert will be streamed live at musicKSU.com. Join KSU faculty pianist Judy Cole for a tour of the Americas for her March 4th faculty recital.

  • Atlanta Chamber Players

    March 9, 2015, 8:00 pmBuy Tickets

    Bailey Performance Center at KSU
    The Atlanta Chamber Players, a mixed ensemble of strings, winds and piano, were founded in 1976 and are now in their 37th season. The ensemble has earned a national reputation as a pioneer among chamber groups and is widely respected among arts organizations in the Southeast. The ACP’s broad repertoire includes traditional masterpieces as well as contemporary classics. ACP also has a long-standing commitment to performing the music of living American composers. Members: Elizabeth Pridgen, Artistic Director/pianist; Paula Peace, Retiring Artistic Director/pianist; Todd Skitch, flute; Laura Ardan, clarinet; Alcides Rodriguez, clarinet; Elizabeth Koch Tiscione, oboe; Helen Hwaya Kim, violin; Kenn Wagner, violin; Catherine Lynn, viola; Brad Ritchie, cello

  • KSU Symphony Orchestra

    March 11, 2015, 8:00 pmBuy Tickets

    Bailey Performance Center at KSU
    This concert will be streamed live at musicKSU.com. Concert featuring KSU Symphony Orchestra directed by Michael Alexander, Director of Orchestras and Interim Director of the KSU School of Music.

  • University Chorale and Women's Choir

    March 12, 2015, 8:00 pmFree Event

    Bailey Performance Center at KSU
    This concert is non-ticketed and admission is free of charge. University Chorale and KSU Women's Choir are directed by Dr. Alison Mann, Associate Professor of Choral Music Education. Among other selections, the Georgia premiere of a new work will be performed by Women's Choir and will be joined by the Creekview High School Advanced Women's Chorus directed by Mr. Scott Martin.

  • Chamber Singers and Men's Ensemble

    March 17, 2015, 8:00 pmBuy Tickets

    Bailey Performance Center at KSU
    This concert will be streamed live at musicKSU.com. KSU Chamber Singers and Men's Ensemble under the direction of Dr. Leslie Blackwell, Associate Professor of Music and Music Education.

  • KSU Wind Ensemble presents PREMIERES; Sam Skelton, soprano saxophone; Dr. Dan Papp, special guest conductor

    March 18, 2015, 8:00 pmBuy Tickets

    Bailey Performance Center at KSU
    This concert will be streamed live at musicKSU.com. KSU Wind Ensemble presents an exciting program, including two pieces receiving their Georgia premieres! Guest Composer David Kirkland Garner will be on hand to hear the Georgia premiere performance of his piece Concerto for Soprano Saxophone and Wind Ensemble featuring KSU Director of Jazz Studies, Sam Skelton, on soprano saxophone. Also on the program, Michael Torke's 2013 composition Bliss will receive its Georgia premiere! KSU President, Dr. Dan Papp, will make his conducting premiere as a special guest conductor for Sousa's Washington Post March. The KSU Wind Ensemble is conducted by KSU Director of Bands, David Kehler.

  • KSU Jazz Ensembles

    March 19, 2015, 8:00 pmBuy Tickets

    Bailey Performance Center at KSU
    This concert will be streamed live at musicKSU.com. KSU Jazz Ensembles concert featuring KSU Jazz Ensemble I directed by Director of Jazz Studies, Sam Skelton, and KSU Jazz Ensemble II directed by Wes Funderburk.

  • Atlanta Symphony Orchestra; Jacomo Rafael Bairos, conductor; Miloš Karadaglic, guitar

    March 20, 2015, 8:00 pmBuy Tickets

    Bailey Performance Center at KSU
    With his electrifying performance style, Miloš Karadaglic and the Atlanta Symphony perform Rodrigo’s second concerto for guitar and orchestra, originally written for the grand master of classical guitar himself, Segovia. Guest conductor Jacomo Bairos leads the Orchestra in two homages to art: Mussorgsky’s piece inspired by the art created by his dear friend Viktor Hartmann, and Falla’s love letter to Spanish music. This is the final of three performances at Kennesaw State University as part of the Orchestra’s extended residency during the 2014-15 season.

  • Music of Resistance and Survival: A Holocaust Remembrance Concert

    March 23, 2015, 8:00 pmFree Event

    The Temple
    Admission for this concert is free of charge. Event takes place at The Temple in Atlanta. Concert features performances by KSU faculty performers and ensembles with musicians from The Temple. Presented in cooperation by the KSU School of Music, KSU Museum of History and Holocaust Education, and the Georgia Commission on the Holocaust.

  • KSU Gospel Choir

    March 26, 2015, 8:00 pmFree Event

    Bailey Performance Center at KSU
    This concert is non-ticketed and admission is free of charge. Performance by the KSU Gospel Choir under the direction of Dr. Oral Moses.