Sights and Sounds of MSU

The College of Music presents more than 100 orchestral, band, jazz, and choral concerts and faculty recitals each year, as well as two fully staged opera productions. Preview a sample of performances below or view more from us on YouTube.

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Prokofiev: The Young Juliette and Dance of the Knights from "Romeo and Juliette"
Yuri Gandelsman, viola; Janna Gandelsman, piano


Brahms: Op. 91, Gestillte Sehnsucht (Satisfied Longing)
Molly Fillmore, soprano; Yuri Gandelsman, viola; Janna Gandelsman, piano


Respighi: Pines of Rome, Michigan State University Wind Symphony, Kevin L. Sedatole, director (December 2, 2012)


Joanne and Bill Church West Circle Series, Rachmaninoff! Vocalise (November 18, 2012)
Suren Bagratuni, cello, Minsoo Sohn, piano


Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique, MSU Symphony Orchestra, Kevin Noe, music director, conductor (November 16, 2012)


Wade in the Water, Michigan State University Women's Chamber Ensemble, Sandra Snow, director (October 12, 2012)


Mazariello: Babybot, Percussion Quartet, Brendan Betyn, Zachary Brunnell, Natalie Sears, Steven Wulff, (Collage VI, September 21, 2012)


41st Annual Spartan Spectacular, Cobb Great Hall, Wharton Center (October 27, 2012)


Bolcom: Concerto Grosso, Michigan State University Wind Symphony, Kevin L. Sedatole, conductor (September 27, 2012)
Soloists: Christopher Creviston, James Forger, Joseph Lulloff, Taimur Sullivan


Tales of Hoffmann, by Jacques Offenbach, Michigan State University Opera Theatre, Melanie Helton, stage director (March 30, 2012)


Michigan State University Jazz Orchestra I, Rodney Whitaker, conductor


Mozart: Allegro - Sonata For Bassoon And Cello in B-Flat Major (January 25, 2012)
Michael Kroth, bassoon, Suren Bagratuni, cello