The Gala Festival Concert of the New Music Festival will take place on Friday, April 28th, at 7:00 pm, at Saints Peter and Paul Church, Holy Apostles Parish in downtown Youngstown. The performance by the Festival Chamber Orchestra includes pianist Thomas Osuga, and violinist Sho Omagari. The Aurista Chamber Music Ensemble wwill also perform. The concert is free and open to all.
The Lakeside Society for the Performing Arts presents a classical piano recital by Russian pianist Nikita Mndoyants, on Sunday, May 7, at 3:00 pm, at the Lakeside High School Performing Arts Center Auditorium. located at 6600 Sanborn Road, in Ashtabula. Mndoyants is the Mixon First Prize Winner in the 2016 Cleveland International Piano Competition. The concert and reception are free and open to the public.
The Westminster College School of Music presents a Chamber Music Recital, on Thursday, May 4, at 7:30 pm, in the Wallace Memorial Chapel, on the Westminster College campus. The recital will feature performances by an Oboe Trio, Clarinet Trio, Woodwind Trio, Woodwind Quartet, Horn Ensemble, Tuba Ensemble, and String Quartet. It is free and open to all.
Westminster College presents a concert featuring the Jazz Ensemble, on Sunday, April 30, at 3:00 pm, in the Berlin Lounge. The Jazz Ensemble will be joined by the Westminster College Chamber Singers, under the direction of Dr. Samuel Barbara, and the Conneaut Area Blue Note Jazz Band, under the direction of Mr. Glenn Cameron. The concert is free and open to all.
Westminster College presents "A Spring Music Festival: A Friends of Music Gala Concert" on Friday, April 28, at 7:30 p.m. in Orr Auditorium at Westminster College. There will be performances from the Westminster College Jazz Ensemble, Chamber Singers, and Westminster College Symphony Orchestra. The music festival is free and open to all.
The Peruvian-American community in Youngstown will host an event to aid the flood victims in Peru, on Sunday, April 30, 4:00 - 8:00 pm at OCCHA, 3660 Shirley Road, in Youngstown. Attendees will enjoy Peruvian food and desserts, local musicians, and much more. More information at 330-406-9415.
The Choral Department at Westminster College presents a Combined Choirs Spring Concert, on Sunday, April 23, at 3:00 pm, in the Wallace Memorial Chapel at Westminster College. The concert features music spanning the Renaissance to the 21st century. It is free and open to all.
The First Presbyterian Church, Columbiana presents cellist Ed Madej in the inaugural concert of the Under the Dome concert series, on Sunday, May 23, at 6:00 pm at First Presbyterian Church, 28 East Park Avenue, in Columbiana. This free, all ages concert, will feature a mix of classical and contemporary music performed by Madej, a by 30-year YSU veteran.
The Butler Institute of American Art presents a lecture on The Guitar in Art and Music History, by Dr. Randall Goldberg, director of the YSU Dana School of Music, on Sunday, April 9, at 12:30 pm, in the Butler Zona Auditorium. Admission is free, but seating is limited.
The YSU Dana School of Music presents a Guest Artist Musicology Lecture, by Daniel Goldmark, a professor at Case Western Reserve University, on Friday, April 7, at 4:00 pm, in the Bliss Recital Hall, on the YSU campus. Daniel Goldmark works on American popular music, film and cartoon music, and the history of the music industry.