Author: Maria Francis

Symphony Orchestra on Friday

6:30 p.m. – Pre-concert talk by Dr. Daniil Zavlunov, musicologist | Presser 1127:30 p.m. – Concert, Anthony Hose, conductor | Lee Chapel Mozart’s aria Per questa bella mano brings two faculty bass professors to the stage of Lee Chapel: Dr.

Indian Music and Culture: Demonstration, Lecture and Concert on Saturday

Join us in Lee Chapel this Saturday, March 30, for an exciting world music event with Pundit Nandkishor “Nandu” Muley, a world-class performer and Stetson adjunct professor of Indian music. He will be joined by Orlando-area musicians and Stetson students.

(Mostly Free) Music and Book Fair on Tuesday

The music collection of Dr. Conrad Jacobs, along with items from School of Music faculty, will be offered on Tuesday, Jan. 22, in Presser Hall’s Tinsley Room and Atrium, 2:15-4 p.m.  There will be no charge for most items, minimal charge

Concert Season Premieres on Friday

The School of Music invites you to the Friends of Music concert, Friday, Aug. 24, at 7:30 p.m. in Lee Chapel. Admission is complimentary, and Cultural Credit is available for students. The evening opens with our new voice professor, Chadley

Christmas Candlelight Update

Stetson Christmas Candlelight concerts are a beloved tradition — indeed, they are so loved that many consider it the hottest ticket in town! If you would like to attend a Candlelight concert this year, here’s what you need to know:

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‘Ragtimist’ Bob Milne Returns for Free Concert

If you love ragtime and boogie-woogie piano playing, you’re in luck!  The ever-popular Bob Milne will be back at the piano in Lee Chapel on Monday evening, Jan. 22. Read more here, and make plans to join us for a

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Revolutionary Traditions: Festival of Russian Music

This week (Oct. 26-28) the School of Music presents “Revolutionary Traditions: Festival of Russian Music.”  The School of Music invites you to attend any and all of the festival’s events, listed below. All events are open to the public. We hope to see

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Friends of Music Concert on Friday | 2017-18 Season Premiere

The School of Music welcomes the community to the 2017 Friends of Music Concert, featuring Stetson’s new assistant professor of music, Sean Kennard, piano. After the concert, you’re invited to walk across Palm Court to a reception in the duPont-Ball Library. Mr.

Christmas Candlelight tickets are on sale!

Christmas Candlelight, a beloved Stetson tradition, brings three choirs and chamber orchestra to Lee Chapel for four concerts, December 1-3, 2016.  Tickets are available online only at  Tickets are going fast, so don’t delay! As you may notice, we are using

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Solidarity Concert by School of Music Faculty and Students – June 23

Dr. Michael Rickman and students of the School of Music present “Music for Healing and Hope – A Concert to Benefit the Wounded of Pulse” this Thursday evening, June 23, at 7:00 p.m. at Port Orange Presbyterian Church, 4662 Clyde

Hear Gershwin’s “American in Paris” at Friday’s Orchestra Concert

Don’t miss the last concert of the year by the Stetson Symphony Orchestra. Conductor Anthony Hose begins the program with Rossini’s thrilling overture, The Thieving Magpie, which has proved a favorite with audiences for nearly two centuries. It is followed by

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African-American Composers Concert

In celebration of Black History Month, the Stetson University School of Music presents a concert of music from African-American composers. Enjoy music performed by the Stetson Concert Choir and Stetson faculty Jane Christeson, mezzo-soprano; Kristie Born, piano; Tammy Miller, piano;

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Hear something beautiful this weekend

Plan to take in one (or all three!) of these terrific free concerts presented by the School of Music. The faculty recital of Lynn Musco, clarinet, and Michael Rickman, piano, will be full of European flare, featuring pieces by Hungarian, Czech,

Start your year with a concert

If “more culture” is one of your 2016 resolutions, the School of Music has a terrific line-up of concerts this spring. Start the year with the world-class bass-baritone Kevin Short, whose concert will include folk songs and spirituals as well as opera favorites

Symphony Orchestra Friday – Shostakovich’s 9th and Concerto Competition Winners

Stetson University Symphony Orchestra presents a concert in Lee Chapel on Friday, Nov. 20, at 7:30 p.m., beginning with Verdi’s dramatic Prelude to his opera Ernani and ending with the exhilarating 9th Symphony of Shostakovich, written at the end of

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Symphony Orchestra features Concerto Competition Winners and more

Stetson University Symphony Orchestra presents a concert in Lee Chapel on Friday, Nov. 20, at 7:30 p.m., featuring the winners of the annual concerto competition. Clarinetist Victoria Buffkin plays Weber’s 2nd Clarinet Concerto featuring its fizzing, champagne-like last movement and

Homecoming Music Showcase Concert

The School of Music invites the entire community to a free and festive Homecoming concert on Friday, Nov. 13, at 7 p.m., in Lee Chapel. The Chamber Orchestra, Women’s Chorale, Stetson Men and Symphonic Band will perform, closing with the combined

Parking Lot Closures on Saturday

On Saturday, Dec. 6, beginning at 1 p.m., the Lynn Business Center parking lot and the two student lots immediately east of LBC will be reserved for people attending the Christmas Candlelight Concerts.