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  • 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 ...
  • Pictured out of doors by the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center fountain is trumpeter and USA faculty Dr. Peter Wood.
    Wood Faculty Trumpet Sep 25
    September 19, 2018
    On Tuesday, September 25 at 7:30 p.m., Dr. Peter Wood will perform a faculty trumpet recital in the Recital Hall of the Laidlaw Pe ...
  • Pictured is the Archduke Piano Trio, including Robert Holm, Enen Yu and Guo-Sheng Huang
    Archduke Trio Sep. 20
    September 16, 2018
    On Thursday, September 20 at 7:30 p.m. in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall, the Archduke Piano Trio will perform in ...
  • Pictured is Dr. Rebecca Mindock
    Mindock Oboe Recital Sep 18
    September 13, 2018
    The University of South Alabama Department of Music will present a faculty oboe recital featuring Dr. Rebecca Mindock, Dr. Thomas ...
  • Pictured is the Argus String Quartet
    Argus Quartet Sep. 16
    September 12, 2018
    Mobile Chamber Music presents the Argus String Quartet in concert in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Sunday, Se ...
  • Pictured is internally renowned vocalist Renée Fleming
    Fleming Voice Master Class Sep. 10
    September 5, 2018
    The USA Department of Music is thrilled to announce that world-renowned soprano Renee Fleming will teach a voice master class in t ...
  • Flutist Dr. Andra Bohnet seated outdoors among yellow flowers and surrounded by several flutes
    Bohnet rescheduled Sep 6
    September 4, 2018
    On Thursday, September 6, at 7:30 p.m. in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center, flutist Andra Bohnet will open the USA Musical Arts ...
  • USA Wind Ensemble in Concert
    Fall 2018 Instrumental Ensemble Auditions Announced
    August 22, 2018
    Fall 2018 Instrumental Ensemble Auditions have been announced. The USA Symphony Band under the baton of Dr. Jason Rinehart will b ...
  • Pictured in her
    Bohnet, Faculty Flute Sep. 4
    August 15, 2018
    On Tuesday, September 4, at 7:30 p.m. in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center, flutist Andra Bohnet will open the USA Musical Arts S ...
  • Pictured is the Musical Arts Concert Series logo for 2018-2019.
    Musical Arts Concert Series!
    July 25, 2018
    ANNOUNCING 2018-2019 MUSICAL ARTS CONCERT SERIES USA's Department of Music is pleased to announce its 2018-2019 Musical Arts Conce ...
  • Pictured is Dr. Michael Gurt, pianist.
    Gurt, Faculty Piano Recital July 12 (3:00)
    July 11, 2018
    Dr. Michael Gurt will perform the third of four Piano Camp Faculty Recitals on Wednesday, July 11 at 3:00 p.m. in the Laidlaw Perf ...
  • Poster for Piano Camp Finale July 13 (1:00)
    Piano Camp Finale July 13 (1:00)
    July 11, 2018
    The USA Piano Camp Participant Finale Concert will take place Friday, July 13 at 1:00 p.m. in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center R ...
  • Pictured is Axel Lenarduzzi, pianist.
    Lenarduzzi Faculty Recital July 11 (3:00)
    July 10, 2018
    Axel Lenarduzzi will perform in a USA Piano Camp Faculty Recital on Wednesday, July 11 at 3:00 p.m. in the Laidlaw Performing Arts ...
  • Pictured in performance is Dr. Ellen Elder.
    Elder Guest Piano Recital July 11 (12:30)
    July 9, 2018
    Dr. Ellen Elder will perform in a USA Piano Camp Faculty Recital on Wednesday, July 11 at 12:30 p.m. in the Laidlaw Performing Art ...
  • Dr. James Helton is pictured.
    Helton, Faculty Piano Recital July 10 (3:00)
    July 8, 2018
    Dr. James Helton will perform in a USA Piano Camp Faculty Recital on Tuesday, July 10 at 3:00 p.m. in the Laidlaw Performing Arts ...
  • Pictured is pianist Dr. Robert Holm
    Holm Faculty Recital July 9 (3:00)
    July 5, 2018
    Dr. Robert Holm will perform in a USA Piano Camp Faculty Recital on Monday, July 9 at 3:00 p.m. in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Cen ...
  • Poster for USA Piano Camp 2018
    Piano Camp Concerts July 9-13
    June 30, 2018
    The USA Piano Camp 2018 will present five faculty concerts during the week of July 9-12. This year's camp is concentrating on tea ...
  • Tracy Mank, graduate keyboard performer
    Mank Graduate Piano July 5
    June 25, 2018
    Tracy Mank will present her Graduate Collaborative Piano Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Thursday, J ...
  • Pictured on stage is piano soloist Katya Grineva
    Grineva Piano Concert June 30
    June 21, 2018
    On Saturday, June 30 at 2:30 p.m., renowned pianist Katya Grineva will present A Concert of Romantic Piano Music in the Laidlaw Pe ...
  • Pictured are Indian Classical Dancers
    Indian Classical Music June 23
    June 14, 2018
    From the peaks of the cloud capped eastern Himalayas to the deserts of the west and the river plains in between, the music and dan ...
  • Pictured is a poster for USA Piano Camp 2018.  Information about the camp is listed in this article.
    Sign Up for USA Piano Camp!
    May 30, 2018
    USA's Department of Music is excited to present USA Piano Camp 2018, a workshop for pianists from age 11 through adults. The camp ...
  • Three trombones pictured laying untended in a pasture of grass.
    Gulf Coast Trombones May 27
    May 20, 2018
    The Gulf Coast Trombone Choir is proud to present its Spring Concert in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center on the University of So ...
  • Pictured is Junior double bassist Rodik Newsome
    Newsome Bass Recital May 22
    May 15, 2018
    Rodik Newsome will present his Junior Double Bass Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Tuesday, May 22, 2 ...
  • Pictured are Clara and Robert Schumann, Romantic Era composers for whom the Schumann Music Club is named.
    Schumann Club Concert May 19
    May 5, 2018
    The Schumann Music Club presents its annual Young Musicians' Scholarship Concert, featuring local high-school students in recital. ...
  • Pictured is a tubist with fingers in position on rotary tuba valves.
    Port City Tubas May 5
    May 3, 2018
    Members of the newly-formed Port City Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble invite you to their Inaugural Spring Concert at the Laidlaw Performi ...
  • Pictured is pianist Heidi Pouncey
    Pouncey Piano Recital May 1
    April 29, 2018
    Heidi Pouncey will present her Graduate Collaborative Piano Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Tuesday, ...
  • Pictured is pianist and composition major Peter Kohrman
    Kohrman Compositions Apr. 30
    April 28, 2018
    Peter Kohrman will present his Senior Piano and Composition Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Monday, ...