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  • USA Wind Ensemble, Spring 2020
    Spring 2021 audition results released for USA Wind Ensemble, Symphony Band, and USA Symphony Orchestra. The USA Wind Ensemble is ...
  • Pictured is header of the printed program for the "Faculty & Friends" USA Chamber Winds concert.
    Join us for a musical evening featuring the USA Wind Faculty and guest colleagues as they present works for chamber winds. The pro ...
  • Flutist Rebecca Bates poses outside on the campus of South Alabama.
    Rebecca Bates will present a Senior Flute Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Sunday, November 22, 2020 ...
  • Pictured out-of-doors with flute in hand is Amanda Gooch.
    Amanda Gooch will present a Senior Flute Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Sunday, November 22, 2020 a ...
  • Pictured outside USA's Laidlaw Performing Arts Center is senior trumpeter Tyler Butler.
    Tyler Butler will present a Senior Trumpet Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Friday, November 20, 2020 ...
  • Members of the USA Woodwind Ensembles pose on the MainStage Theatre steps in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Lobby.
    The USA Woodwind Ensembles will perform their Fall Concert on Tuesday, November 17 at 7:30 p.m. in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Cen ...
  • University of South Alabama Arts and Sciences faculty members were recognized for their achievements at the 39th Annual Dean’s Lecture and Faculty Awards Ceremony, including, clockwise from top left, Dr. Joseph Currier, Dr. Krista Mehari, Dr. Amy Sprinkle, Dr. Robert Holm, Joel Borden, Mischa Armstrong, Kristy Britt, Dr. David Durant and Dr. Alexandra Stenson.
    University of South Alabama Arts and Sciences faculty members were recognized for their achievements at the 39th Annual Dean' ...
  • Pictured at the Greek columns on the USA campus is senior trombonist Brandon Bodie.
    Brandon Bodie will present a Senior Trombone Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Sunday, November 15, 20 ...
  • Pictured are flutes artistically arranged on the marble tile floor of the USA Laidlaw Performing Arts Center.
    The USA Flute Choir & Celtic Crúe will perform their Fall Concert on Thursday, November 12 at 7:30 p.m. in the Laidlaw ...
  • Pictured outdoors on the South Alabama campus is percussionist Sarah Thomas.
    Sarah Thomas will present a Senior Percussion Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Tuesday, November 3, 2 ...
  • Brass instruments are pictured in an array on the floor of the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Lobby.
    The USA Brass Ensembles will perform their Fall Concert on Sunday, November 1 at 3:00 p.m. in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center R ...
  • Members of the USA Percussion Ensemble are pictured in a previous Laidlaw concert.
    Members of the USA Percussion Ensemble will perform their Fall Concert on Monday, November 2 at 7:30 p.m. in the Laidlaw Performin ...
  • Pictured on the Laidlaw Recital Hall stage is a past performance of the USA Jazz Ensemble.
    The USA Jazz Ensemble will perform their Fall Concert on Tuesday, October 20 at 7:30 p.m. in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Re ...
  • USA Bands Moulton Tower Concert poster
    In a safe and thoughtful attempt to bring live music back to the USA campus and community, the USA Wind Ensemble and USA Symphony ...
  • Pictured is euphoniumist Christopher Wren.
    Christopher Wren will present a Junior Euphonium Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Friday, October 9, ...
  • Pictured by the Laidlaw fountain is USA Faculty Dr. Thomas Rowell.
    USA faculty tenor Dr. Thomas Rowell will perform a Faculty Voice Recital on Tuesday, October 6 at 7:30 p.m. in the Laidlaw Perform ...
  • Pictured is the stately Moulton Tower on the University of South Alabama campus.
    USA Bands Outdoor Concert at Moulton Tower October 15 ...
  • Dr. Andra Bohnet poses in a garden with artistically placed flutes around her.
    USA faculty flutist Dr. Andra Bohnet and pianist Doreen Lee will perform a live stream Faculty Flute Recital on Tuesday, September ...
  • Pictured are baritones Goldon Gill and Joseph O'Shea.
    Baritones Joseph O'Shea and Goldon Gill will present a Junior Voice Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hal ...
  • Pictured is soprano Natalie Wagnon.
    Soprano Natalie Wagnon will present a Junior Voice Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Thursday, August ...
  • Clark Peterson, pianist, posing outside the USA Mitchell Center with a statue of the Jaguar mascot.
    Clark Peterson will present a Junior Piano Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Wednesday, August 19, 202 ...
  • Pictured is the front entrance of the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center with the fountain and piper statue in the foreground.
    We are less than one month away from concerts in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall! The Musical Arts Concert Series ...
  • Dressed in performance attire, flutist Victoria French is pictured outdoors amongst plants on a patio.
    USA student flutist Victoria French successfully completed the requirements for her Junior Flute Recital originally scheduled for ...
  • Pictured in uniform with the South Alabama Jaguar Marching Band is recently graduated senior percussionist Jared Messinger.
    USA student percussionist Jared Messinger successfully completed his Senior Percussion Recital on Friday, May 1, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. ...
  • Pictured at a music business conference is senior USA student guitarist Alec Thompson.
    USA student guitarist Alec Thompson successfully completed his Senior Guitar Recital on Thursday, May 28, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. in the ...
  • Pictured in a car on the way to a gig is mezzo soprano Sieanna Zapata.
    USA mezzo soprano Sieanna Zapata successfully completed a Senior Voice Recital on Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. in the Laid ...
  • Pictured at sunset outside of the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center is percussionist Trevor Perez.
    USA student percussionist Trevor Perez successfully completed his Senior Percussion Recital on Monday, May 4, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. in ...
  • Pictured with mallets in hand playing the marimba is percussionist Kevin Newsome.
    USA student percussionist Kevin Newsome successfully completed his Senior Percussion Recital on Sunday, May 3, 2020 at 5:30 p.m. i ...
  • Pictured on an outdoor bench holding her flute is graduate student Rebecca Reinhardt.
    USA student flutist Rebecca Reinhardt successfully completed her final Graduate Flute Recital on Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 6:30 p ...
  • Image of hands at the keyboard of a Steinway grand piano.
    Like so many inventive students and faculty in the USA community during this semester of the 2020 coronavirus, several of South� ...
  • Pictured is the front entry to the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center.
    Dear Friends of USA Music. Hello and good morning. What a different world we're waking up to! We left for Spring Break Mar ...
  • Pictured at the piano on the Laidlaw Recital Hall stage is Dr. Robert Holm.
    USA Professor and Steinway Artist Dr. Robert Holm will perform a solo piano recital featuring works by Franz Schubert and Franz Li ...
  • USA Symphony Band pictured in rehearsal.
    The USA Symphony Band, conducted by Dr. Jason Rinehart, will perform their Winter Concert on Thursday, March 5 at 7:30 p.m. in the ...
  • Pictured on the Laidlaw Recital Hall stage is the USA Concert Choir in a recent performance.
    The University of South Alabama Concert Choir and University Chorale will present their Winter Choral Concert on Monday, March 2 a ...
  • Pictured on stage performing on the grand piano is Daniel Thomas.
    Daniel Thomas will present a Graduate Piano Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Sunday, March 1, 2020 at ...
  • Pictured in performance is the USA Wind Ensemble.
    The USA Wind Ensemble, conducted by Dr. William Petersen, will perform their Winter Concert on Thursday, February 27 at 7:30 p.m. ...
  • Pictured is pianist Dr. Benjamin Warsaw.
    Guest faculty pianist Dr. Benjamin Warsaw will perform a solo piano recital featuring works by several Classical music composers t ...
  • Pictured is USA faculty pianist Dr. Scott Schwab.
    On Tuesday, February 18 at 7:30 p.m., USA faculty pianist Scott Schwab will play a solo piano recital of varied repertoire that pl ...
  • Pictured is guest faculty clarinetist Shawn Copeland.
    Clarinetist Shawn Copeland will present a clarinet recital as the capstone event to USA Clarinet Day 2020 on Saturday, February 15 ...
  • Pictured in her garden surrounded by many types of double reed instruments is Dr. Rebecca Mindock.
    The University of South Alabama Department of Music will present a faculty English horn recital featuring Rebecca Mindock in colla ...
  • Pictured is an artistic rendition of a flute on a blue background.
    On Wednesday, February 5 at 7:30 p.m., you're invited to come hear students of the USA Flute Studio present a variety of colo ...
  • Pictured is flutist Danielle Breisach.
    On Tuesday, February 4 at 7:30 p.m., Dr. Danielle Breisach, Associate Lecturer of Flute at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Poi ...
  • Pictured by the Greek columns on the USA campus is the Trebuchet Wind Trio.
    Trebuchet, the USA Faculty Wind Trio - Andra Bohnet (flutes), Rebecca Mindock (double reeds), and Kip Franklin (clarinets) - in th ...
  • USA Wind Ensemble Spring 2019
    Concert Band and Orchestra results for Spring 2020. The USA Wind Ensemble is under the direction of Dr. William H. Petersen. The ...
  • Pictured is the front entrance to the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center.
    Join us for a musical evening featuring the USA Wind Faculty and guest colleagues as they present works for chamber winds. The pro ...
  • Pictured is faculty tenor Dr. Thomas Rowell.
    Thomas L. Rowell, Associate Professor of Music and Director of USA Opera Theatre, will present his annual faculty voice recital on ...
  • Pictured is trumpeter Kyle Brookins.
    Kyle Brookins will present his Senior Trumpet Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Sunday, December 8, 20 ...
  • Pictured with his tuba is senior tubist Dalton Horne.
    Dalton Horne will present his Senior Tuba Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Sunday, December 8, 2019 a ...
  • Pictured artistically in her back yard in front of a fence, holding her flute, is Hanna Ardrey.
    Hanna Ardrey will present her Senior Flute Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Saturday, December 7, 201 ...
  • Pictured on the Laidlaw Recital Hall stage are members of the USA Trumpet Studio at a 2018 performance.
    Trumpet players at the University of South Alabama will perform their Fall Studio Recital on Saturday, December 7 at 3:00 p.m. in ...