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  • Pictured from left to right are vocalists Richard Sawyer, Jennifer Feinstein, Nicholas Brownlee and Kate Fleming Sawyer
    Brownlee Operatic Quartet 8/10
    July 17, 2019
    Nicholas Brownlee, a home-grown Alabama vocalist and University of South Alabama alumnus turned operatic powerhouse, returns to Mo ...
  • Pictured is the logo for the USA Musical Arts Concert Series 2019-2020.
    2019-2020 Concert Series Announced
    July 1, 2019
    USA's Department of Music is pleased to announce its 2019-2020 Musical Arts Concert Series, featuring faculty recitals and student ...
  • Pictured is the poster for USA Piano Camp 2019.
    Piano Camp Finale 6/28 - 1p
    June 26, 2019
    The USA Piano Camp Participant Finale Concert will take place Friday, June 28 at 1:00 p.m. in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center R ...
  • Pictured is pianist Dr. Ellen Elder.
    Elder Video Piano Recital 6/27
    June 25, 2019
    Dr. Ellen Elder will perform in a USA Piano Camp Faculty Recital on Thursday, June 27 at 3:00 p.m. in the Laidlaw Performing Arts ...
  • Pictured is faculty pianist Dr. James Helton.
    Helton Faculty Piano 6/26 - 3p
    June 24, 2019
    Dr. James Helton will perform in a USA Piano Camp Faculty Recital on Wednesday, June 26 at 3:00 p.m. in the Laidlaw Performing Art ...
  • Pictured is USA faculty pianist Dr. Scott Schwab.
    Schwab Faculty Piano 6/25 - 3p
    June 20, 2019
    Dr. Scott Schwab will perform in a USA Piano Camp Faculty Recital on Tuesday, June 25 at 3:00 p.m. in the Laidlaw Performing Arts ...
  • Pictured is pianist Dr. Robert Holm.
    Holm Piano Recital June 24 - 3p
    May 10, 2019
    Dr. Robert Holm will perform in a USA Piano Camp Faculty Recital on Monday, June 24 at 3:00 p.m. in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Ce ...
  • Pictured is the USA Piano Camp 2019 poster.
    USA Piano Camp June 24-28
    May 9, 2019
    We are excited to offer this workshop June 24-28 to pianists age 11 through adult. The camp will focus on the music of Bach and th ...
  • Pictured are trombones.
    Tuba & Trombone Ensembles May 11 at 7:30
    May 2, 2019
    Members of the Port City Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble and the Gulf Coast Trombone Choir invite you to their Spring Concert at the Laidl ...
  • Pictured outdoors on the USA campus are pianists Rocky Lusane and Bailey Manning.
    Lusane/Manning Piano May 2
    April 28, 2019
    Rocky Lusane and Bailey Manning will present a joint Junior Piano Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Th ...
  • Pictured in a selfie is Anna Catherine Daugherty
    Daugherty Piano 4/28 at 3p
    April 26, 2019
    Anna Catherine Daugherty will present her Senior Piano Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Sunday, April ...
  • Pictured outdoors on the USA campus is euphoniumist Christopher Wren.
    Wren Euphonium April 28 (5:00)
    April 26, 2019
    Christopher Wren will present a Junior Euphonium Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Sunday, April 28, 2 ...
  • Pictured is vocalist David Meredith.
    Meredith Voice Recital Apr. 26
    April 25, 2019
    David Meredith will present his Senior Voice Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Friday, April 26, 2019 ...
  • Pictured is the USA Clarinet Studio concert poster.
    Clarinet Studio Recital 4/24
    April 24, 2019
    Students of Dr. Kip Franklin will present their Spring Studio Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center on Wednesday, April 24 ...
  • Pictured on the Laidlaw stage is the USA Concert Choir.
    Spring Choral Concert Apr. 25
    April 24, 2019
    The University of South Alabama Concert Choir and University Chorale will present their Spring Choral Concert on Thursday, April 2 ...
  • Pictured is percussionist Kevin Newsome.
    Newsome Percussion 4/26 at 3p
    April 24, 2019
    Kevin Newsome will present his Junior Percussion Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Friday, April 26, 2 ...
  • Flute Choir April 23 2:00p
    April 21, 2019
    The University of South Alabama Flute Choir and Celtic Crúe, directed by Dr. Andra Bohnet, will present their Spring Concert on T ...
  • Pictured on stage is the USA University Band.
    University Band Apr. 22
    April 20, 2019
    The USA University Band, under the direction of Matthew Greenwood, will present their Spring Band Concert on Monday, April 22 at 7 ...
  • Pictured on the Laidlaw stage are students from the USA Department of Music Trumpet Studio.
    Trumpet Studio Recital Apr. 23
    April 20, 2019
    Trumpet players at the University of South Alabama will perform their Spring Studio Recital on Tuesday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m. This ...
  • Pictured is hornist Amber-Lynn LeBatard.
    LeBatard Horn April 20 1:00
    April 19, 2019
    Amber-Lynn LeBatard will present her Senior Horn Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Saturday, April 20, ...
  • Pictured is soprano Megan Zuhowski.
    Zuhowski Voice Apr. 20 7:30
    April 19, 2019
    Soprano Megan Zuhowski will present her Senior Voice Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Saturday, April ...
  • Pictured is mezzo-soprano Eraka Millhouse.
    Millhouse Voice 4/19 at 7:30
    April 18, 2019
    Mezzo soprano Eraka Millhouse will present her Senior Voice Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Friday, ...
  • Flutes arrayed artistically on the marble floor and USA Logo of the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center lobby.
    Flute Choir moved to 4/23 2 pm
    April 17, 2019
    The University of South Alabama Flute Choir and Celtic Crúe, directed by Dr. Andra Bohnet, will present their Spring Concert on T ...
  • Pictured is trumpeter Kyle Brookins.
    Brookins Trumpet 4/19 (5:00p)
    April 17, 2019
    Kyle Brookins will present his Junior Trumpet Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Friday, April 19, 2019 ...
  • Oboist Tiffany Fresne pictured in a local park serenading various wild creatures, including the resident turtles.
    Fresne Oboe Recital Apr. 18
    April 16, 2019
    Tiffany Fresne will present her Senior Oboe Recital in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Thursday, April 18, 2019 ...
  • Pictured is the USA World Music Ensemble.
    Steel Band/World Music Apr. 17
    April 15, 2019
    USA's Steel Band and World Music Ensembles will present their joint Spring Concert on Wednesday, April 17 at 7:30 p.m. in the Laid ...
  • Pictured in 2018 on the Saenger Theatre stage is the USA Symphony Band.
    Band Saenger Concert 7pm Apr 16
    April 13, 2019
    Join the University of South Alabama Wind Ensemble and Symphony Band as they perform a special Spring Concert in the beautiful Sae ...
  • Pictured are members of the USA Woodwind Ensembles posing comically in the lobby of the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center.
    Woodwind Ensembles April 11
    April 5, 2019
    The University of South Alabama Woodwind Ensembles will present their Spring Concert on Thursday, April 11 at 7:30 p.m. in the Lai ...
  • Pictured are members of the USA Percussion Ensemble in concert on the Laidlaw stage.
    Percussion Ensemble April 4
    April 1, 2019
    The USA Percussion Ensemble will present their Spring Concert on Thursday, April 4 at 7:30 p.m. in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Cen ...
  • Pictured on the Laidlaw Recital Hall stage in a previous performance are members of USA Opera Theatre.
    Elixir of Love April 12 & 14
    April 1, 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 ...
  • Pictured is an array of various brass instruments spread over the floor of the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center lobby along with the USA logo inlaid in that floor.
    Brass Ensembles April 3
    March 29, 2019
    Music students at the University of South Alabama will perform a fall concert of music for brass ensembles. The concert will consi ...
  • Pictured is a graphic drawing of unknown jazz trio.
    USA Jazz Ensemble April 2
    March 28, 2019
    The University of South Alabama Jazz Ensemble, directed by Dr. Tracy Heavner, will perform their Spring Concert on Tuesday, April ...
  • Pictured is pianist Amir Katz.
    Amir Katz, pianist, March 31
    March 27, 2019
    Mobile Chamber Music presents pianist Amir Katz in concert in the Laidlaw Performing Arts Center Recital Hall on Sunday, March 31, ...
  • Pictured on the Laidlaw Recital Hall stage is the USA Symphony Orchestra.
    Symphony Orchestra Mar. 28
    March 24, 2019
    The University of South Alabama Symphony Orchestra will present their annual Spring concert on Thursday, March 28 at 7:30 p.m. in ...
  • 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 - February 15, 2019.
    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 ...