The Dana School of Music presents a concert by the YSU Concert Band and Wind Ensemble, on Monday, October 13, at 7:30 pm, in Stambaugh Auditorium. The concert is entitled OCTOBER WINDS, and features Gustav Holst's classic Moorside March, Malcolm Arnold's Four Scottish Dances, Percy Grainger's Molly on the Shore, and Composer-In-Residence Anthony O'Toole's new work, Up!
The YSU Dana School of Music presents a lecture by Dr. Guy Capuzzo, on Friday, October 10, at 4:00 pm in Bliss Recital Hall on the YSU campus. Dr. Capuzzo’s lecture is titled, “‘In my music it is always the still, small voice that wins out:’ On The Endings of Elliott Carter’s Compositions.” The lecture is free and open to the public and is sponsored by the Dana Research Society, a student organization promoting student research in music.
The Mahoning Valley Chorale will present a special Halloween concert, “Trick or Treat” on Sunday, October 26th at 2:00 pm at St. Patrick Church, on Oak Hill Ave, in Youngstown. Adults and children are encouraged to attend in costume. The concert will feature a sing-along opportunity and treat bags will be available for the kids. Selections include, songs from “Phantom of the Opera,” “Jekyll and Hyde,” “Monster Mash and “The Purple People Eater.” The concert is free and open to the public.
Opera Western Reserve presents Mozart's opera Don Giovanni on Friday, on November 14th at 7:30 pm. Don Giovanni is a tale of an outrageous, arrogant playboy, his loves, his stratagems, and a fatal confrontation that leads to his demise. This Mozart masterpiece includes a live orchestra and area opera singers. Ticket information is available at Opera Western Reserve DOT org.
The second-annual Animal Charity Fur Ball takes place on Saturday, November 1, from 7 pm to 11 pm at the B&O Station in downtown Youngstown. Ticket information is available at Animal Charity, at 4140 Market Street, in Boardman, or at email@example.com. Tickets will also be available at the door on the night of the event.
YSU’s Center for Judaic and Holocaust Studies and the YSU Dana School of Music are co-sponsoring a Conference on Jewish Music and Jewish Identity on the YSU campus, from Sunday, October 19 to Tuesday, October 21. The three days of events, which are open to the public, include academic presentations, two lecture recitals, a film screening, and a free performance by the Indian-Jewish ensemble Om Shalom Trio, on Sunday, October 19 at 7:30 pm, at the Jewish Community Center on Gypsy Lane in Youngstown..
A program to dedicate a new Kawai baby grand piano at Austintown Fitch High School is scheduled for Sunday, September 28 at 3:00 pm. This afternoon of piano music and song will feature Austintown pianists, their teachers, the Concert Choir and music directors. Tickets will be available at the door.
The YSU Dana School of Music presents the Dana Clarinet Ensemble at the Music at Noon recital on Wednesday, November 19 at 12:15 pm, at the Butler Museum of American Art. It is free and open to the public.