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  • Pictured artfully with background decorations in the Andrew Harper Green Room is percussionist Trevor Perez.
    Perez Percussion March 26
    March 17, 2019
    Trevor Perez will present his Junior Percussion Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Tuesday, March 26, 2 ...
  • Pictured is trombonist Patrick Whitehurst standing artfully in a corral full of cows.  (This is not a mistaken caption!)
    Whitehurst Trombone Mar. 24
    March 14, 2019
    Patrick Whitehurst will present his Senior Trombone Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Sunday, March 24 ...
  • Pictured in black & white are four hands playing a piano keyboard.
    Piano Ensembles March 14
    March 11, 2019
    On Thursday, March 14 at 7:30 p.m., the USA Piano Ensembles will perform their Spring Concert in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Cente ...
  • Pictured is soprano Janie Chow.
    Chow Senior Voice March 17
    March 11, 2019
    Soprano Janie Chow will present her Senior Voice Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Sunday, March 17, 2 ...
  • Pictured is Andra Bohnet, Rebecca Mindock and Kip Franklin of the Trebuchet Wind Trio.
    Trebuchet Wind Trio March 12
    March 7, 2019
    The Trebuchet Wind Trio will perform a concert of music arranged for flute, oboe and clarinet on Tuesday, March 12 at 7:30 p.m. in ...
  • Pictured is flutist Stephen Howze.
    Howze Senior Flute March 11
    March 6, 2019
    Stephen Howze will present his Senior Flute Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Monday, March 11, 2019 a ...
  • Pictured is percussionist and USA faculty Dr. Luis Rivera.
    Rivera Fac. Percussion Mar. 7
    March 1, 2019
    Please join the USA Department of Music and Percussion Studio as Dr. Luis Rivera, Director of Percussion Studies at USA, will pres ...
  • Pictured is faculty flutist Travis Jones and faculty clarinetist Kip Franklin.
    Jones & Franklin Duo March 6
    February 28, 2019
    Faculty artists Travis Jones and Kip Franklin will present a concert of flute and clarinet music assisted by pianist Doreen Lee on ...
  • Pictured are oboist Jaren Atherholt and bassoonist Benjamin Atherholt.
    Atherholt Duo March 2
    February 27, 2019
    The University of South Alabama will present a guest artist recital featuring bassoonist Benjamin Atherholt and oboist Jaren Ather ...
  • Performers from USA Opera Theatre pictured on the Laidlaw stage in a previous year's production.
    Elixir of Love - April 12 & 14
    February 24, 2019
    USA Opera presents Donizetti's classic bel canto opera, L'Elisir d'Amore (The Elixir of Love) on Friday, April 12 at 7:30 p.m. and ...
  • USA Symphony Band is pictured on stage before a 2018 concert.
    USA Symphony Band Feb. 28
    February 23, 2019
    The USA Symphony Band, under the direction of Dr. Jason Rinehart, will open their Winter Concert with the barbaric Allegro Barbaro ...
  • Pictured is guest faculty clarinetist Victor Chavez.
    Chavez Guest Clarinet Feb 23
    February 19, 2019
    Dr. Victor Chavez will present a clarinet recital as the capstone event to USA Clarinet Day 2019 on Saturday, February 23 at 4:00 ...
  • Pictured is Dr. Arie VandeWaa, USA Faculty Trombonist.
    VandeWaa Fac. Trombone Feb 21
    February 18, 2019
    On Thursday, February 21 at 7:30 p.m., Dr. Arie VandeWaa will present his faculty trombone recital: "Defining an American Trombone ...
  • Pictured is the Miro String Quartet
    Miro String Quartet Jan. 20
    February 16, 2019
    Mobile Chamber Music presents the Miro String Quartet in concert in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Sunday, Jan ...
  • Pictured on the Laidlaw Recital Hall stage is the USA Wind Ensemble.
    Wind Ensemble Concert Feb 19
    February 15, 2019
    On Tuesday, February 19 at 7:30 p.m., the USA Wind Ensemble, Dr. William H. Petersen, conductor, will open the 2019 semester with ...
  • Pictured on the Laidlaw Recital Hall stage is the Mass Trumpet Choir from a previous USA Trumpet Day.
    Trumpet Day Finale Feb 16 (6p)
    February 13, 2019
    The University of South Alabama Department of Music is proud to present Finale Concert for USA Trumpet Day on Saturday, February 1 ...
  • Pictured is trumpeter Dr. Grant Peters.
    Peters Trumpet Feb 16 (9:30a)
    February 12, 2019
    Grant Peters will open USA Trumpet Day with a Guest Faculty Trumpet Recital on Saturday, February 16 at 9:30 a.m. in the Laidlaw P ...
  • Pictured is an array of flutes scattered artistically on the floor of the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center lobby.  This portion of the floor displays the USA logo as well.
    Flute Studio Recital Feb. 13
    February 8, 2019
    Members of the USA Flute Studio, students of Dr. Andra Bohnet, will perform both solo flute and flute ensemble selections in a rec ...
  • Pictured is guest faculty flutist Tim Hagen
    Hagen Guest Flute Feb. 12
    February 6, 2019
    Guest Faculty Tim Hagen, flutist, will present a recital on Tuesday, February 12 at 7:30 p.m. in the USA Laidlaw Performing Arts C ...
  • Pictured is composer Dr. David Durant.
    Music of David Durant Feb. 7
    February 2, 2019
    On Thursday, February 7, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. the piano music of David Z. Durant, professor of music at USA, will be performed by a m ...
  • Pictured is the flute and piano duo of Cobus du Toit and Doreen Lee.
    du Toit / Lee Duo Feb. 4
    January 30, 2019
    On Monday, February 4 at 7:30 p.m., the du Toit & Lee Duo, formed by flutist Cobus du Toit and pianist Doreen Lee, presents a prog ...
  • Pictured at the piano is USA faculty Dr. Robert Holm.
    Holm Faculty Piano Jan. 31
    January 28, 2019
    On Thursday, January 31 at 7:30 p.m., USA Professor and Steinway Artist Dr. Robert Holm will present his annual faculty solo piano ...
  • Pictured is percussionist Von Hansen
    Von Hansen, percussion Jan. 30
    January 21, 2019
    The USA Percussion Ensemble is proud to host Dr. Von Hansen as guest artist and clinician at USA on Wednesday, January 30. He will ...
  • Pictured is the outdoor fountain at the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center.
    Faculty & Friends Jan. 28
    January 20, 2019
    Join us for a musical evening featuring the USA Wind Faculty and guest colleagues as they present works for chamber winds. The pro ...
  • USA Wind Ensemble on Stage
    Spring 2019 Instrumental Ensemble Audition Information
    December 26, 2018
    Ensemble audition information for the 2019 USA Spring Concert Bands and Orchestra. Auditions occur on Sunday, January 6, 2019 and ...
  • Pictured is Guest Artist Cellist Moises Molina.
    Molina, Guest Cellist Jan. 10
    December 13, 2018
    Cellist Moises Molina, along with pianist Po-Chuan Chiang and clarinetist John Craig Barker, will present a guest artist chamber m ...
  • Pictured are string players in an orchestra.
    String Orchestra Dec. 5
    December 3, 2018
    The University of South Alabama String Orchestra will present their Fall Concert on Wednesday, December 5 at 7:30 p.m. in the Laid ...
  • USA Concert Choir pictured on stage in the Laidlaw Recital Hall during a previous performance.
    Holiday Choral Dec. 4
    December 2, 2018
    The University of South Alabama Concert Choir and University Chorale invite you to the annual Holiday Choral Concert presented on ...
  • Pictured is the clarinet studio recital poster for December 3, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
    Clarinet Studio Dec. 3
    November 29, 2018
    Students of Dr. Kip Franklin will present a fall clarinet studio recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center on Monday, December ...
  • Pictured are several brass instruments laid artistically next to the USA logo on the floor of the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center.
    Brass Ensembles Dec. 2
    November 28, 2018
    Music students at the University of South Alabama will perform a fall concert of music for brass ensembles. The concert will consi ...
  • Pictured on the Laidlaw Recital Hall stage are students from the Trumpet Studio of Peter Wood.
    Trumpet Studio Nov. 29
    November 27, 2018
    Trumpet players at the University of South Alabama will perform their fall studio recital on Thursday, November 29 at 7:30 p.m. Th ...
  • Pictured laterally at the vibraphone with mallets is senior percussionist Brandon Benson.
    Benson Perc. Recital Nov. 28
    November 26, 2018
    Brandon Benson will present his Senior Percussion Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Wednesday, Novembe ...
  • Pictured is one of the many student woodwind ensembles at South Alabama performing on the Laidlaw stage.
    Woodwind Ensembles Nov 27
    November 20, 2018
    The University of South Alabama Woodwind Ensembles will present their Fall Concert on Tuesday, November 27 at 7:30 p.m. in the Lai ...
  • Trumpeter Erick Wicklund is pictured in his duties with the Jaguar Marching Band.
    Wicklund Trumpet Recital Nov 26
    November 19, 2018
    Erick Wicklund will present his Trumpet Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Monday, November 26, 2018 at ...
  • Pictured on stage in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall is the USA Symphony Band.
    Symphony Band Nov. 19
    November 15, 2018
    The USA Symphony Band, under the direction of Dr. Jason Rinehart, presents a concert entitled "Of War and Peace." The ensemble wil ...
  • USA Celtic Crue folk flute ensemble is pictured outside the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center, all of them balanced on one leg in the manner of Jethro Tull flutist Ian Anderson.
    Flute Choir / Celtic Crúe Nov 15
    November 9, 2018
    The University of South Alabama Flute Choir and Celtic Crúe, directed by Dr. Andra Bohnet, will present their Fall Concert on Thu ...
  • USA Opera Theatre on stage in their Spring 2018 performance of The Gondoliers.
    Opera Theatre Nov. 16 & 18
    November 9, 2018
    USA Opera Theatre, under the direction of Thomas L. Rowell, will present their annual scenes program on Friday, November 16 at 7:3 ...
  • Pictured outside of the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center is saxophonist Curtis Williams.
    Williams Sax Recital Nov. 8
    November 5, 2018
    Saxophonist Curtis Williams will present his Senior Saxophone Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Thursd ...
  • Pictured on the Laidlaw Recital Hall stage is the USA Wind Ensemble.
    Wind Ensemble Nov. 6
    November 2, 2018
    The USA Wind Ensemble, conducted by Dr. William H. Petersen, will perform their Fall Concert "Masterworks of Europe and the Americ ...
  • Pictured is vocalist and Senior USA music student Olivia Drake.
    Drake Senior Voice Nov. 4
    October 31, 2018
    Soprano Olivia Drake will present her Senior Voice Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Sunday, November ...
  • Pictured are members of the USA Percussion Ensemble in a past performance at the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center.
    Percussion Ensemble Nov. 1
    October 29, 2018
    The USA Percussion Ensemble will present their Fall Concert on Thursday, November 1 at 7:30 p.m. in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Ce ...
  • Pictured with clarinets is Dr. Kip Franklin
    Franklin Faculty Clarinet Oct. 30
    October 26, 2018
    Dr. Kip Franklin will present a faculty clarinet recital with the assistance of pianist Dr. Robert Holm on Tuesday, October 30 at ...
  • Pictured is USA Voice Faculty Dr. Thomas L. Rowell.
    Rowell Faculty Voice Oct. 29
    October 24, 2018
    Thomas L. Rowell, Associate Professor of Music and Director of USA Opera Theatre, will present his annual faculty voice recital on ...
  • Pictured is the Lysander Piano Trio
    Lysander Trio Oct. 28
    October 22, 2018
    Mobile Chamber Music presents the Lysander Piano Trio in concert in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Sunday, Oct ...
  • Pictured is clip art image of jazz musicians.
    Jazz Ensemble Oct. 25
    October 19, 2018
    The University of South Alabama Jazz Ensemble, directed by Dr. Tracy Heavner, will perform their Fall Concert on Thursday, October ...
  • Pictured is a side-view of a grand piano keyboard with four hands performing.
    Piano Ensembles Oct 18
    October 11, 2018
    On Thursday, October 18 at 7:30 p.m., the USA Piano Ensembles will perform their Fall Concert in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Cente ...
  • Trumpeter Ivano Ascari performing in concert.
    Ascari Guest Trumpet Oct. 9
    October 4, 2018
    Ivano Ascari will perform a guest trumpet recital in the Recital Hall of the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesda ...
  • Pictured on the stage of the Laidlaw Recital Hall is the USA Concert Choir.
    Choral Fall Concert Oct. 8
    October 3, 2018
    The University of South Alabama Concert Choir and University Chorale will present their Fall Choral Concert on Monday, October 8 a ...
  • Pictured is LeeArron Klosterman
    Klosterman recital Oct 1
    September 27, 2018
    LeeArron Klosterman will present his Graduate Collaborative Keyboard Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on ...
  • Pictured on stage is the USA Symphony Band
    Bands Concert Sep. 27
    September 24, 2018
    The USA Symphony Band, under the direction of Dr. Jason Rinehart, and the USA Wind Ensemble, conducted by Dr. William Petersen, wi ...