East Palestine High School is presenting "The Carson and Jarred Show", on Sunday, November 8th, at 3:00 PM, at the East Palestine High School Auditorium. Carson and Jarred perform popular music in a classical style on two grand pianos. The program features comedy, music from movies and Broadway, and a tribute to piano great Liberace.Tickets can be purchased from any East Palestine Band Member or parent in advance or at the door. More information available from Scott Weingart at 330-507-2192.
M Gallery at Erie Terminal Place in downtown Youngstown will host a YSU collaborative event - a glamorous 1920s themed Halloween Masquerade on Friday, October 30th from 8:00 pm - midnight. The party recalls 1923, the year the historic Erie Terminal was built. 1920s themed costumes encouraged but not required. Music by the swingin' jazz band Dr. Zoot from Pittsburgh! Costume contest at Midnight!
The Southside Fine Arts Academy, located at the Fairview Arts and Outreach Center, 4220 Youngstown-Poland Road, has its opening event on Tuesday, October 13th at 4:00 pm. The Academy, sponsored by The Mahoning Valley Chorale, will be open on Tuesdays and Thursdays in October, with Saturday classes added in November. The Academy is open to all children in the greater Youngstown area grades K-12. There is no cost to participate. Registration and schedule information at 330-707-2144.
Students considering attending Youngstown State University’s Dana School of Music are invited to a Fall Open House, on Wednesday, October 14, beginning at 8:30 am, in Bliss Hall’s first floor lobby. Students will have the opportunity to meet professors and current students; sit in on vocal and instrumental ensemble rehearsals, as well as attend other classes. A full day of information and music has been planned to assist students considering an education in music. Registration is preferred but not required. More information is available at the Dana School of Music at 330-941-3636.
YSU Dana School of Music is presenting a Guest Artist Recital on Sunday, November 8th, at 4:00 pm, in YSU's Bliss Hall Recital Hall. Featured artists include saxophonist Stephen Page of the University of Texas at Austin, and pianist Cameron Hofmann. [A Master Class with the artists also begins at 1:00 pm in Bliss Hall Room 2326.]
James McClellan and The Mahoning Valley Chorale will perform a concert entitled “Farewell To Summer,” on Sunday, October 4 at 1:30 pm, at St. Patrick Church, on Oak Hill Avenue, in Youngstown. The concert is part of the “Sunday, Sauce and Song Concert Series." Selections will include songs from summer as well as Broadway and jazz favorites.
The YSU Dana School of Music is presenting a Jazz clinic and performance by Guitarist Brad Shepik of the New England Conservatory of Music, on Friday, November 6th, at noon, in YSU's Bliss Hall, Room 2222.
The YSU Dana School of Music is presenting a Percussion Ensemble on Wednesday, November 4th, at 8:00 pm, at the St. John's Episcopal Church, 323 Wick Avenue in Youngstown. The concert is free and open to the public.