Youngstown State University's Dana School of Music presents the YSU Chamber Orchestra in a concerto on Sunday, February, 7, at 4:00 pm, in Stambaugh Auditorium, on Fifth Avenue, in Youngstown. Featured works include "Siegfried Idyll" by Richard Wagner; Felix Mendelssohn's String Symphony No. 8; and the Divertimento in D major, K. 136, by Mozart. Tickets available at stambaughauditorium.com or 330-259-0555.
Youngstown State University's Division of Multicultural Affairs will host the 2016 Diversity Leadership Recognition Dinner, on Friday, March 31, at 5:30 pm, at Stambaugh Auditorium. Special guest speaker and artist will be classical pianist Dana Kristina-Joi Morgan. Tickets for the dinner and the concert are available at stambaughauditorium.com. More information available at 330-259-0555.
The Youngstown Chapter of the American Guild of Organists is presenting a free concert by organist Dr. Richard Konzen, on Sunday, February 14, 4:00 pm, at Saint John's Episcopal Church, 323 Wick Avenue, in Youngstown.
The Mahoning Valley Historical Society is presenting "Cookie Table and Cocktails" at 7:30 pm on Saturday, February 6th, at The Tyler History Center, 325 West Federal Street in Downtown Youngstown. Amateur and professional bakers are invited to enter their best creations for a table holding more than 7000 cookies, celebrating one of the Mahoning Valley’s rich food traditions. Tickets are $50 per person, which includes a cookie table with to-go box, silent auction, live music, and signature cocktails. Information on how to enter or make a reservation can be found at mahoninghistory.org.
Stambaugh Auditorium presents the rock group Three Dog Night, on Sunday, January 24, at 7:30 pm. Ticket information at 330-259-0555 and stambaughauditorium.com. Tickets purchased for the concert on October 11, which was postponed, will be honored for this concert.
Stambaugh Auditorium presents Tracy Lawrence & Diamond Rio, on Sunday, January 17, at 7:30 pm. Diamond Rio is a multi-platinum country group. Tracy Lawrence has 18 No. 1 singles. Ticket information at 330-259-0555, and stambaughauditorium.com.
The Youngstown State University Dana School of Music presents a Faculty Woodwind Quintet Recital, on Sunday, January 17, at 3:00 pm, in the Bliss Recital Hall on the YSU campus. More information at 330-941-3636.
The Southside Fine Arts Academy announces its winter class sessions beginning the week of January 11th. The academy will meet on Mondays from 3:30 - 6:30 pm at St. Angela Merici, 400 Lincoln Park Drive; on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:00 - 7:00 pm at the Fairview Arts and Outreach Center, 4220 Youngstown-Poland Road; and on Saturdays from 9:00 am - 2:00 pm at St. Angela Merici parish. The academy is open to all children grades K-12 and there is no charge to participate. More information available from Executive/Artistic Director Kris Harper at 330-707-2144 or email@example.com.
The W. D. Packard Music Hall presents "The Rat Pack Is Back," on Friday, January 8, at 8:00 pm. The Packard Music Hall is located at 1704 Mahoning Ave., N.W., in Warren. The concert recreates the music of the Rat Pack -- Frank Sinatra and his pals. Tickets at 1-800-745-3000 and packardmusichall.com.
The Warren Philharmonic presents the concert "Swing Into Spring!" on Sunday, April 17, at 3:00 pm, at Christ Episcopal Church, 2627 Atlantic Street, NE, in Warren. The orchestra will perform Beethoven's Symphony No. 8 in F major; Casey at the Bat by Ernest Lawrence Thayer, with Jim Tressel as narrator; Bolero by Maurice Ravel; and more. Information at warrenphilharmonic.org.