The Stambaugh Youth Concert Band presents its spring concert featuring on Tuesday, April 12, at 7:30 pm, in Stambaugh Auditorium, in Youngstown. The band, under the direction of Dr. John Veneskey and Dr. Brandt Payne, is comprised of high school students from Northeast Ohio and Western Pennsylvania. Tickets available at stambaughauditorium.com.
The YSU Dana School of Music is sponsoring a concert by the YSU Concert Band and Wind Ensemble on Monday, April 25, at 7:30 pm, at Stambaugh Auditorium in Youngstown. The concert is entitled, "Firebird & Other Tales." The featured soloist with the Wind Ensemble will be Dr. Benjamin Toth, Professor of Percussion, Hartt School of Music in Connecticut. Tickets available at stambaughauditorium.com
The Junior Civic League of Youngstown presents their 5th Annual Mardi Gras, on Saturday, February 27th, at 7:00 pm, at the Mahoning Country Club, in Girard. Music is provided by Howard and the Point 5 Band. A Mardi Gras King & Queen will be crowned. Tickets and more information available from Marcella Hodge, at 330 774-1987 or Betty Scott, 330 759-8583.
The Young Artists of Opera Western Reserve present The Billy Goats Gruff, an operatic version of the Norwegian fairytale, on Sunday, March 6, at 3:00 pm. It is based on scenes from operas by Mozart, Donizetti and Rossini. This educational and entertaining production is appropriate for children of all ages. Tickets available at stambaughauditorium.com
The YSU Dana School of Music presents the YSU Percussion Ensemble & Concert Band in a concert on Monday, February 22, at 7:30 pm, at Stambaugh Auditorium, in Youngstown. Ticket information at stambaughauditorium.com.
The YSU Dana School of Music presents the 10th Annual YSU Wind & Percussion Invitational, on Friday, February 26, at 7:00 pm, in Stambaugh Auditorium. Featured will be the YSU Wind Ensemble, the Poland Seminary High School Wind Ensemble, and the Mason High School Wind Ensemble. The YSU Percussion Ensemble will open the concert. Tickets available at stambaughauditorium.com.
The YSU Dana Symphony Orchestra presents the Dana Young Artists Concert, on Monday, February 29, at 7:30 pm, at Stambaugh Auditorium in Youngstown. The program will feature the three recent winners of the Dana Young Artists Competition as soloists with the orchestra. The second half of the concert will feature the Symphony No. 2 by Tchaikovsky. Tickets are available at stambaughauditorium.com.
St. John's Episcopal Church, on Wick Avenue, in Youngstown, presents Dr. Richard Konzen in an organ recital on Sunday, February 14th, at 4:00 pm. The program will include works of Reger, Mendelssohn, Jongen, Alain, and Durufle. The recital is the monthly program for the Youngstown Chapter of the American Guild of Organists. The event is free and open to the public. More information is available at 330-743-3175.
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.
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.