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NATS 2014!!!

November 17th, 2014 by jsumusic

Dr. Galbreath and Jeremy Bew 1st place winner in the Advanced Men CategoryCongraulations to all of the students and teachers that attended the NATS Southern Regional Conference (Arkansas, Louisiana, and Mississippi) held at the University of Southern Miss., in Hattiesburg, November 12-15.

 

Preliminaries

Aja Brimm (Freshmen Women)

Kayla Wilson (Freshmen Women)

Hillary Watkins (Sophomore Women)

Tiffany Johnson (Junior Women)

Donté Wright (Junior Men)

Edwin Jhamal Davis (Junior Men)

Jeremy Bew (Older Advanced Men)

 

Semi-Finalists

Aja Brimm (Freshmen Women)

Hillary Watkins (Sophomore Women)

Kayla Wilson (Freshmen Women)

Donté Wright (Junior Men)

 

Finalists

Jeremy Bew / 1st Place Winner (Older Advanced Men)

Edwin Jhamal Davis / 2nd Place Winner (Junior Men)

We are so very proud of them all!!!

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JSU Orchestra Concert

November 12th, 2014 by jsumusic

musicmainThe Jackson State University Orchestra, composed of JSU students of all majors, community members and talented high school students, presents its fall concert on Monday, November 17 at 7:00PM in the Jimmie James Recital of the FD Hall Music Center on the beautiful campus of Jackson State University.

Come and listen to the sounds of Franz Joseph Haydn, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, and Leonard Bernstein. Admission is free and open to the public. Casual attire is welcome!

For more information contact (601) 979-2141 or click here

 

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Professors on Tuesday from the JSU Music Department gave a presentation on The Academic and Psychological Effects of Engaging Learners in Live Jazz Music Improvisation. 

To read more click here

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All About Jazz

November 7th, 2014 by jsumusic

The Department of Music will present the JSU Jazz Ensembles in concert Monday, November 10, 2014 at 7:00pm. Ensembles include the Vocal Jazz Ensemble, the Student Jazz Comb, Jazz Band Class I and Jazz Band Class II. The concert will take place in the F. D. Hall Music Center – Jimmie James Recital Hall. Admission is free. For more information call (601) 979-2574

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Mr. Dowell Taylor 2014 Humanities Teacher Award

November 6th, 2014 by jsumusic

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1st Annual Chamber Music Extravaganza

November 5th, 2014 by jsumusic

musicmainThe Jackson State University Department of Music is proud to present the First Annual Chamber Music Extravaganza on Tuesday, November 11, 2014. Featured for this concert will be the JSU Brass Quintet, Percussion Ensemble, Tuba/Euphonium Ensemble, and Woodwind Ensemble playing a wide variety of original music, transcriptions, classical, jazz, popular music, and more!!! The show begins at 7:00 in the Jimmie James Recital Hall of the F.D. Hall Music. Admission is free.

For more information click here or call (601) 979-2141

 

 

 

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