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Check out the LSU Music 2016-17 season! Purchase tickets online or call 225-578-5128.

Mar
25
Sat
LSU Trumpet Festival – Gabriele Cassone, James Thompson @ LSU School of Music Recital Hall
Mar 25 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

LSU Trumpet Festival

LSU’s School of Music on March 24-25, 2017

Three festival concerts will be offered and open to the public:

  • March 24, 2017: Opening Night Concert with LSU Faculty Artists

Brian Shaw and Matthew Vangjel, SOM Recital Hall, 7:30 pm

  •  March 25, 2017: Guest Artist recital with Gabriele Cassone and

James Thompson, SOM Recital Hall, 3:00 pm

  • March 25, 2017: Closing Concert featuring Bobby Shew with

the LSU Jazz Ensemble and Faculty Jazz Trio, LSU Union Theater, 7:30 pm

Trumpet Festival Concert Pricing

Festival Pass: Festival Workshops + SOM Recital Hall Concerts (March 24 and 25) $15 General Admission, $10 ITG members and students

LSU Union Theatre Closing Concert with Bobby Shew:  (March 25, 7:30 pm) $17 General Admission, $10 ITG members and students

LSU Trumpet Festival – Bobby Shew, Faculty Jazz Trio @ LSU Union Theater
Mar 25 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

LSU Trumpet Festival

LSU’s School of Music on March 24-25, 2017

Three festival concerts will be offered and open to the public:

  • March 24, 2017: Opening Night Concert with LSU Faculty Artists

Brian Shaw and Matthew Vangjel, SOM Recital Hall, 7:30 pm

  •  March 25, 2017: Guest Artist recital with Gabriele Cassone and

James Thompson, SOM Recital Hall, 3:00 pm

  • March 25, 2017: Closing Concert featuring Bobby Shew with

the LSU Jazz Ensemble and Faculty Jazz Trio, LSU Union Theater, 7:30 pm

Trumpet Festival Concert Pricing

Festival Pass: Festival Workshops + SOM Recital Hall Concerts (March 24 and 25) $15 General Admission, $10 ITG members and students

LSU Union Theatre Closing Concert with Bobby Shew:  (March 25, 7:30 pm) $17 General Admission, $10 ITG members and students

Mar
30
Thu
LSU Opera – Le nozze di Figaro @ LSU Shaver Theatre
Mar 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

One of the ten most frequently performed operas, Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro) is a comic opera in four acts composed in 1786 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, with an Italian libretto written by Lorenzo Da Ponte. Experience a day and night filled with romance, madness and joy.

Mar
31
Fri
LSU Opera – Le nozze di Figaro @ LSU Shaver Theatre
Mar 31 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

One of the ten most frequently performed operas, Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro) is a comic opera in four acts composed in 1786 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, with an Italian libretto written by Lorenzo Da Ponte. Experience a day and night filled with romance, madness and joy.

Apr
1
Sat
LSU Opera – Le nozze di Figaro @ LSU Shaver Theatre
Apr 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

One of the ten most frequently performed operas, Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro) is a comic opera in four acts composed in 1786 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, with an Italian libretto written by Lorenzo Da Ponte. Experience a day and night filled with romance, madness and joy.

Apr
2
Sun
LSU Opera – Le nozze di Figaro @ LSU Shaver Theatre
Apr 2 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

One of the ten most frequently performed operas, Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro) is a comic opera in four acts composed in 1786 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, with an Italian libretto written by Lorenzo Da Ponte. Experience a day and night filled with romance, madness and joy.

Apr
4
Tue
WeiWei Le, Manship Guest Violin @ LSU School of Music Recital Hall
Apr 4 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Legendary violinist Yehudi Menuhin has described Weiwei Le as “one of the most talented young musicians I have ever seen.” A native of Shanghai and winner of many international competitions, Ms. Le will perform pieces by Mozart, Prokofiev and Poulenc.

LSU Jazz Ensemble Concert @ LSU Shaver Theatre
Apr 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

The LSU Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Brian Shaw, presents classic and modern repertoire for big band, featuring student, faculty, and guest soloists.

Apr
6
Thu
Logos String Quartet, LSU String Quartet Series @ LSU School of Music Recital Hall
Apr 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Founded in 2014, the Logos String Quartet performs internationally. Violinists Espen Lilleslaten and Roxana Pavel Goldstein, violist Elias Goldstein, and cellist Dennis Parker will perform music by Franz Schubert, Erwin Schulhoff and Joaquin Turina.

Apr
20
Thu
LSU Symphonic Band Concert @ LSU Union Theater
Apr 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

The LSU Symphonic Band will be performing a themed concert “Motherly Love” which will include Mother Earth (David Maslanka), Mothership (Mason Bates), Pageant (Vincent Persichetti), Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child (Trans. Hunsberger) and Italian Rhapsody (Julie Girox).

Apr
21
Fri
LSU Opera – She Loves Me @ LSU Shaver Theatre
Apr 21 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

If you saw You’ve Got Mail, you will enjoy the opera She Loves Me. Consistently at odds with each other at work, Georg Nowack and Amalia Balash are unaware that each is the other’s secret pen pal met through a lonely-hearts ad. Love can come from unexpected places.

Apr
23
Sun
LSU Opera – She Loves Me @ LSU Shaver Theatre
Apr 23 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

If you saw You’ve Got Mail, you will enjoy the opera She Loves Me. Consistently at odds with each other at work, Georg Nowack and Amalia Balash are unaware that each is the other’s secret pen pal met through a lonely-hearts ad. Love can come from unexpected places.

Apr
24
Mon
LSU Symphonic Winds Concert @ LSU Union Theater
Apr 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

“A Celebration of Life” LSU Symphonic Winds concert will perform pieces inspired by life events or a celebration of someone’s life including composers Jacques Press, Edward Elgar and David Maslanka.

Apr
25
Tue
LSU Wind Ensemble Concert @ LSU Union Theater
Apr 25 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

The final LSU Wind Ensemble concert will be triumphant as we welcome Nitzan Haroz, principal trombone of the Philadelphia Orchestra, to perform John Mackey’s Concerto Harvest and David Maslanka’s monumental Symphony No. 4.

Apr
28
Fri
LSU Masterworks — LSU A Cappella + LSU Symphony Orchestra @ LSU Union Theater
Apr 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

A concert that is not to be missed during the Spring 2017 season featuring the LSU Symphony, A Cappella Choir and LSU’s Opera Artist in Residence, Tenor Paul Groves.