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Posted by Hanna Porterfield | Comments Off on MSU Opening Doors – Met Opera Tour
SOLD OUT: MSU Opening Doors
The Metropolitan Opera House
Sunday, April 19, 2015
Join fellow NYC area Spartans on a backstage tour of the Metropolitan Opera House.
Go behind the scenes of the world’s greatest opera house with the world’s largest stage to see the Met as never seen before.
In an extraordinary display of virtuosity, the Michigan State University Wind Symphony dazzled a nearly sold-out Carnegie Hall for its February 22 appearance. The program of contemporary music featured John Corigliano’s peripatatic Eighth Symphony, “Circus Maximus, ” a performance that showcased the ensemble’s entire range of musical talent.
Posted by Jason Slomack | Comments Off on MSU Wind Symphony to Play Carnegie Hall
Michigan State University invites you to be part of the celebration when the MSU College of Music takes the stage at the world’s most famous concert hall.
MSU Wind Symphony
Kevin Sedatole, conductor
Perelman Stage, Stern Auditorium at Carnegie Hall
Presented by the MSU College of Music
Posted by Jason Slomack | Comments Off on MSU College of Music’s Etienne Charles to Perform in NYC
Jazz artist and Michigan State University College of Music Associate Professor, Etienne Charles, will be bringing the heart of Creole Jazz to the stage on Friday, November 8th at 7:30pm and 10:00pm at SubCulture in NYC. Mr. Charles’ fourth album, “‘Creole Soul’, connects many musical elements: folk, jazz, calypso, reggae, Haitian Vodou music and many others,” said Charles, who is a member of MSU Professors of Jazz.
Minsoo Sohn sparkled.
The Assistant Professor of Music at MSU delighted a sell-out audience at Carnegie Hall’s Zankel Hall on Saturday evening, October 6th with a piano recital that featured virtuoso performances of works from the 18th, 19th, and 20th Centuries.
Exhibiting an “intellectual sensitivity” at the keyboard, Mr.
Minsoo Sohn is on the faculty of the MSU College of Music and 2006 Prize Laureate of Canada’s prestigious Honens International Piano Competition.
Mr. Sohn has been described by The Boston Globe as an artist, a man who will create a life in music, find listeners, and reward them.
On April 14, 2012 the MSU Collegiate Honors Recital was held at New York’s Carnegie Hall. Michigan State Alumni in attendance witnessed dramatic musical performances in the intimate setting of the famous Weill Recital Hall.
MSU College of Music student performers included:
Charles Morris on bass trombone, and Hyekyung Lee on piano playing a soulful selection from David Gillingham’s Sonata.
Five College of Music students will perform recitals this spring on one of the world’s most famous concert stages.
Jennifer Cook (soprano), Bryan Guarnuccio (flute), Charles Morris (bass trombone), Dmitriy Yanov-Yanovskiy (cello), and Haobing Zhu (piano) will perform at Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall, on Saturday, April 14, at 8:00 p.m.
Molly Fillmore is associate professor of voice (soprano) at the Michigan State University College of Music. She is currently performing the role of Helmwige in Die Walküre, part of the new Ring cycle at the Metropolitan Opera, on Friday, April 13, 2012 at 6:30 p.m., Saturday, April 28 at 11:00 a.m.
College of Music student Marta Bagratuni will perform her solo debut recital at Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall as part of Musical Armenia, an annual event designed to introduce young Armenian musicians to the public.
Tickets are $25, and are available at the Carnegie Hall Box Office, or by calling 212-247-7800, 8 a.m.-8 p.m.