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Concerts

Events marked with $ are ticketed events requiring payment. Tickets are available at rivercampus.org/tickets. Events marked “free” are open to the public and do not require tickets.

 

Fall 2020

AUGUST

August 30, 2020: Featuring Southeast - The Art of the Miniature, 3:00 PM, Shuck Recital Hall. $15.25

 

SEPTEMBER

September 8, 2020: Bach, Beethoven, and Boccherini. Join Sara Edgerton, cello, and Matthew Yount, piano, for a program of inspiring masterpieces. 7:30 PM, Shuck Recital Hall, $10.25

September 15, 2020: "Reflections" Nick Kenney, horn, will present his favorite music, composers, and styles for the horn, accompanied by Barbara Lamont, piano. 7:30 PM, Shuck Recital Hall, $10.25

September 20, 2020: Symphony Sampler - This light-hearted introduction to the symphony, performing a variety of selections from the coming season, will be a pleasure for all ages! 3:00 PM, Shuck Recital Hall. Free.

September 27, 2020: Featuring Southeast: Alumni - Enjoy an afternoon of music presented by distinguished graduates of the Music Department performing a variety of solo and chamber music! 3:00 PM, Shuck Recital Hall, $15.25

OCTOBER

October 12, 2020: Gala Season Opener: An All-Beethoven Program with special guest Liesl Schoenberger Doty, violin. 7:30 PM, Bedell Concert Hall, $20 - $22

October 13, 2020: Gala Season Opener: An All-Beethoven Program with special guest Liesl Schoenberger Doty, violin. 7:30 PM, Bedell Concert Hall, $20 - $22

October 15, 2020: Press Rewind - Enjoy this thrilling, upbeat collection of thunes that will surely take you on an epic musical journey! 7:30 PM, Bedell Concert Hall, $12.25

October 20, 2020: Since Dawn Is Breaking - Jenna Sehmann will perform works for Oboe inspired by literature, featuring works by Mary Chandler, David Dubery, and Myra Verney! 7:30 PM, Shuck Recital Hall, $10.25

October 20, 2020: Make A Joyful Noise: Songs We Love To Sing - Join the choral enembles for an evening of songs of jubilation and rejoicing! 7:30 PM, Bedell Concert Hall, $12.25

October 22, 2020: Fall Percussion Ensemble Concert - Be mesmerized by an incredibly diverse chamber ensemble in a program of repertoire representing many styles, eras, and composers! 7:30 PM, Bedell Concert Hall, $12.25

October 25, 2020:  Cassidy McNeal, Mezzo-soprano, BME degree recital, and Sarah Dobson, Mezzo-soprano, BME degree recital. 3:00 PM, Shuck Recital Hall. Free.

October 25, 2020: Max Janssen, saxophone, BME degree recital, and Zane Johnson, clarinet, BME degree recital. 6:00 PM, Shuck Recital Hall. Free.

October 27, 2020: Dr. Robert Gifford returns to conduct the Southeast Wind Symphony in an evening of diverse selections for this ensemble! 7:30 PM, Bedell Concert Hall, $12.25

 

NOVEMBER

November 13, 2020 and November 14, 2020: Jump start your holiday season with the Big Band Christmas Jukebox! Presented by the Department of Music and the Jeanine Larson Dobbins Conservatory of Theatre and Dance. 7:30 PM, Academic Hall, $22.25 - $24.25

November 15, 2020: Seth Tanner, Baritone, BA, vocal recital. 3:00 PM, Shuck Recital Hall. Free.

November 15, 2020: Colt Lincoln, Baritone, BA vocal recital, and Cami Bonine, Mezzo-soprano, BA vocal recital. 6:00 PM, Shuck Recital Hall. Free.

November 16, 2020: Cellax Duo - Revel in the amazing combination of saxophone and cello featuring Zach Stern and Daniel Ketter in a program of works by Libby Larson, Edison Denisov, Guillaume Connesson, Svante Henryson, and more. 7:30 PM, Shuck Recital Hall, $10.25

November 17, 2020: Wind Symphony Seasonal Concert - led by Dr. Robert Gifford, the beautiful sound of woodwinds, brass and percussion help ring in the holidya season! 7:30 PM, Academic Hall, $12.25

November 19, 2020: Evan Short, bassoon, BM junior recital. 7:30 PM, Shuck Recital Hall. Free.

November 21, 2020: Holiday Percusson Concert (10:30 AM and again at 2:00 PM). Make this holiday tradition part of your family's celebration! This fun-filled concert delights children of all ages! 10:30 AM and 2:00 PM, Academic Hall, Free.

 

November 22, 2020: Rachel Harness, clarinet, BA degree recital, and Allie Laws, clarinet, BA degree recital. 7:30 PM, Shuck Recital Hall. Free.

November 24, 2020: Dont' miss this wonderful evening of holiday inspired music presented by the Southeast Symphony Orchestra and the University Choir and Chorale Union ensembles! 7:30 PM, Bedell Concert Hall, $20 - $22.

 

SPRING 2021

January 29, 2021: The Marriage of Figaro, 7:30 PM, Bedell Concert Hall, $20.25

January 31, 2021: The Marriage of Figaro, 3:00 PM, Bedell Concert Hall, $20.25

 

February 11, 2021: Dr. Gabrielle Baffoni, Faculty Clarinet Recital, 7:30 PM, Shuck Recital Hall, $10.25. Come enjoy this evening of modern works for the clarinet!

 

February 14, 2021: Come Down Heavy: A Valentine's Day Recital. 3:00 PM, Shuck Recital Hall, $10.25. Drs. Han, Stern, and Lamont present a program of star-crossed lovers of the musical instrument world - violin, saxophone, and piano - in works by Mendelssohn, Adolf Busch, and Evan Chambers.

 

February 14, 2021: Dr. Leslie Jones, contralto, and Matthew Yount, piano. "Songs My Teacher Taught Me," Faculty Voice Recital, 6:00 PM, Shuck Recital Hall, $10.25. This program will revisit beloved songs from early in the vocal training process.

 

February 21, 2021: The Music of Gavin Bryars, 3:00 PM, Shuck Recital Hall, $10.25. Faculty and students will perform works by this British minimalist composer, including My First Homage, The South Downs, and Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet.

 

February 26, 2021: Jefferson and Tague - The Jazz Messengers, 7:30 PM, Shuck Recital Hall, $12.25.  Join Drs. Jefferson and Tague and their soulful jazz sextet in a program featuring Bebop to the present era.

 

March 1, 2021: Wind Symphony Winter Concert, 7:30 PM, Bedell Concert Hall, $12.25. Enjoy an evening of musical selections guaranteed to take the chill off the air!                                         

 

March 2, 2021: Wind Symphony Winter Concert, 7:30 PM, Bedell Concert Hall, $12.25. Enjoy an evening of musical selections guaranteed to take the chill off the air!                                               

 

 

March 9, 2021:  Southeast Missouri Symphony Orchestra, Mozart and More, 7:30 PM, Bedell Concert Hall, $20 - $22.  This concert will feature music by classical-era composers such as Mozart, Haydn, and Beethoven, as well as the winner(s) of our Concerto and Aria Competition.

 

March 10, 2021: Southeast Missouri Symphony Orchestra, Mozart and More, 7:30 PM, Bedell Concert Hall, $20 - $22. This concert will feature music by classical-era composers such as Mozart, Haydn, and Beethoven, as well as the winner(s) of our Concerto and Aria Competition.

 

March 11, 2021: Not That Same Old Song and Dance. 7:30 PM, Shuck Recital Hall, $12.25. Experience a thrilling evening of classical song and dance music for saxophone featuring Dr. Zach Stern, Dr. Gabrielle Baffoni, and Mr. Matt Yount in a program of Brazilian, French, and American composers.

 

March 21, 2021: Emily Smith, soprano, and Mr. Matthew Yount, piano. Senior BME recital, Shuck Recital Hall, 3:00 P.M. Free

 

March 21, 2021: Margie Curran, trumpet, and Matt Coffmann, trumpet, with Mr. Matthew Yount, piano, Junior BM degree recitals, Shuck Recital Hall, 5:00 P.M. Free

 

March 23, 2021: Percussion Ensemble Concert and Studio Recital, 7:30 PM, Bedell Concert Hall, $12.25. Enjoy the intimate setting of this performance by the Southeast Percussion Ensemble!

 

March 28, 2021: Violon d'Ingres, 3:00 PM, Shuck Recital Hall, $15.25.  This program will be the culmination of the Entrepreneurship Residency and will feature works for two violins and piano with Dr. Sophia Han, violin, Dr. Ching-Yi Lin, violin, and Dr. Galen Dean Peiskee, Jr., piano.

 

April 5, 2021: Charles Hrdlick, clarinet, and Mr. Matthew Yount, piano. Junior BM recital, Shuck Recital Hall, 6:00 P.M. Free

 

April 8, 2021: Leanne Alpers, soprano, and Meredith Kessler, soprano, with Mr. Matthew Yount, piano. Junior BM recitals, Shuck Recital Hall, 7:30 P.M. Free

 

April 11, 2021: Jessica Hezel, trumpet, and Mr. Matthew Yount, piano. Senior BM recital, Shuck Recital Hall, 3:00 P.M. Free

 

April 13, 2021: Being Basie. 7:30 PM, Bedell Concert Hall, $12.25. Southeast's Jazz Lab and Studio Ensembles will present a spirited program showcasing the music of the legendary count Basie.

 

April 15, 2021: Evan Short, baritone, and Mr. Matthew Yount, piano. Senior BM recital, Shuck Recital Hall, 7:30 P.M. Free

 

April 18, 2021: Sarah Miller, soprano, and Mr. Matthew Yount, piano. Senior BM recital, Shuck Recital Hall, 3:00 P.M. Free

 

April 22, 2021: Anthony Kandilaroff, flute, and Mr. Matthew Yount, piano. Junior BM recital, Shuck Recital Hall, 6:30 P.M. Free

 

April 25, 2021: Gaudete Brass. 3:00 PM, Shuck Recital Hall, $15.25. This Chicago-based brass quintet will present an exciting program of some of their favorite pieces!

 

April 26, 2021: Southeast Missouri Symphony Orchestra,  “The Lark Ascending,” , 7:30 PM, Bedell Concert Hall, $20 - $22.  This concert will feature Dr. Sophia Han as the violin soloist. The program will also feature the work, River, by Dr. Robert Fruehwald.

April 27, 2021: Southeast Missouri Symphony Orchestra, “The Lark Ascending,” , 7:30 PM, Bedell Concert Hall, $20 - $22. This concert will feature Dr. Sophia Han as the violin soloist. The program will also feature the work, River, by Dr. Robert Fruehwald.

 

April 29, 2021: Hope, Faith, Life, Love: Songs of Humanity. 7:30 PM, Bedell Concert Hall, $12.25. Join the university's choral ensembles in this celebration of the human spirit through song!

 

May 1, 2021: Chamber Music for Flutes, Cello, and Piano, 7:30 PM, Shuck Recital Hall, $12.25. Family members Sara Edgerton and Matthew, James, and Paul Thompson will perofrm a recital of chamber music featuring works by C.P.E. Bach, Franz Joseph Haydn, and Teleman.

 

May 2, 2021: Opera Scenes. 3:00 PM, Shuck Recital Hall, $12.25.  Students present an entertaining college of scenes from opera and operetta classics!

 

May 2, 2021: Wind Symphony Spring Concert, 7:30 PM, Bedell Concert Hall, $12.25. This closing concert of the season promises to feature the Wind Symphony at its finest!                            

May 3, 2021: Wind Symphony Spring Concert, 7:30 PM, Bedell Concert Hall, $12.25. This closing concert of the season promises to feature the Wind Symphony at its finest!                            

May 4, 2021: Wind Symphony Spring Concert, 7:30 PM, Bedell Concert Hall, $12.25. This closing concert of the season promises to feature the Wind Symphony at its finest!

 

May 6, 2021: Celebrate the Arts! 7:30 PM, Bedell Concert Hall, $22.25 - $24.25. Students from the Holland College of Arts and Media present a diverse program of selections from Broadway musicals, jazz and classical music, and original dance pieces!