Upcoming School of Music Events

School of Music Short Display

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September 2017
  • Monday, Sep. 18, the Horizons Concert Series presents "Where Truth Appears," Abbie Conant, singer/instrumentalist and William Osborne, composer, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 p.m., $ Admission.
  • Sunday, Sep. 24, the NAU School of Music Faculty Artist Series presents Emily McKay, flute, and Rebecca Scarnati, oboe, Ashurst Hall, 3:00 p.m., Free Admission
October 2017
  • Thursday, Oct. 12, NAU Lyric Theater presents Pirates of Penzance, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 7:30 p.m., $ Admission
  • Friday, Oct. 13, NAU Lyric Theater presents Pirates of Penzance, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 7:30 p.m., $ Admission.
  • Saturday, Oct. 14, NAU Band Day, contact NAU Bands for more information.
  • Saturday, Oct. 14, NAU Lyric Theater presents Pirates of Penzance, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 7:30 p.m., $ Admission.
  • Sunday, Oct. 15, NAU Lyric Theater presents Pirates of Penzance, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 2:30 p.m., $ Admission.
  • Tuesday, Oct. 17, NAU Jazz Ensembles Concert, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 7:30 p.m., $ Admission.
  • Thursday, Oct. 19, the NAU School of Music Faculty Artist Series presents Genevieve Clarkson, tuba, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Friday, Oct. 20, NAU Wind Symphony Concert, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 7:30 p.m., $ Admission.
  • Saturday, Oct. 21, NAU Vocal Jazz Concert, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 7:30 p.m., $ Admission.
  • Sunday, Oct. 22, NAU Fall Festival of Choirs, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 3:00 p.m., $ Admission.
  • Monday, Oct. 23, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a Tuba Studio Recital, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Tuesday, Oct. 24, NAU Jazz Combo Performance, Firecreek Coffee Co., 22 Historic Rt. 66, Flagstaff, AZ 86001, 7:30 p.m., $ Admission.
  • Wednesday, Oct. 25, NAU Octubafest Concert, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 pm, Free Admission.
  • Thursday, Oct. 26, NAU Octubafest Concert, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 pm, Free Admission.
  • Saturday, Oct. 28, NAU Piano in the Pines, call 928-523-3731 for more information.
  • Sunday, Oct. 29, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a Tuba and Euphonium Studio Recital, Ashurst Hall, 1:00 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Sunday, Oct. 29, NAU Symphony Orchestra Concert, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 3:00 p.m., $ Admission.
  • Monday, Oct. 30, the Horizons Concert Series presents "Variations," Jeffrey Swann, piano, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 p.m., $ Admission.
November 2017
  • Wednesday, Nov. 1, the NAU School of Music Faculty Artist Series presents Ricardo Pereira, tenor, and Rita Borden, piano, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Friday, Nov.3, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a Tabitha Branson, percussion, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Saturday, Nov. 4, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a Trombone Studio Recital, Ashurst Hall, 3:00 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Sunday, Nov. 5, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a Trumpet Studio Recital, Ashurst Hall, 12:00 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Sunday, Nov. 5, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a Tobias Ivey, percussion, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 3:00 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Wednesday, Nov. 8, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a Bassoon Studio Recital, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Wednesday, Nov. 8, Piano Ensemble Concert, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Thursday, Nov. 9, the NAU School of Music Faculty Artist Series presents a Kokopelli Concert, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Saturday, Nov. 11, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a Trumpet Studio Recital, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Sunday, Nov.. 12, the Horizons Concert Series presents "War and Peace," HELIOS, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 p.m., $ Admission.
  • Monday, Nov. 13, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents Nathaniel Reyes, bassoon, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Tuesday, Nov. 14, NAU Symphonic Band Concert, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 7:30 p.m., $ Admission.
  • Wednesday, Nov. 15, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents Sarah Gripp, violin, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Friday, Nov. 17, NAU Percussion Ensemble Concert, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 7:30 p.m., $ Admission.
  • Saturday, Nov.18, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a Piano Studio Recital, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 3:00 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Saturday, Nov.18, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents Emily Yates, cello, Ashurst Hall, 4:30 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Saturday, Nov.18, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents Kimberly Karp, flute, and Jair Gallardo, saxophone, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Sunday, Nov. 19, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents Rebecca Prizznick, piano, Ashurst Hall, 10:00 a.m., Free Admission.
  • Sunday, Nov. 19, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents Staci Dickens, soprano, Ashurst Hall, 1:00 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Sunday, Nov. 19, NAU Orchestra Concert, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 3:00 p.m., $ Admission.
  • Tuesday, Nov. 21, NAU Jazz Ensembles Concert, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 7:30 p.m., $ Admission.
  • Tuesday, Nov. 21, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a Violin Studio Recital, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Thursday, Nov. 30, 43rd Annual NAU Holiday Dinner, Du Bois Ballroom, 7:00 p.m., contact Choral Studies office at 928-523-2642 for more information.
December 2017
  • Friday, Dec. 1, 43rd Annual NAU Holiday Dinner, Du Bois Ballroom, 7:00 p.n., contact Choral Studies office at 928-523-2642 for more information.
  • Saturday, Dec.2, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a Wind Chamber Recital, Ashurst Hall, 10:00 a.m., Free Admission.
  • Saturday, Dec. 2, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a Brass Showcase, Ashurst Hall, 4:00 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Saturday, Dec.2, 43rd Annual NAU Holiday Dinner, Du Bois Ballroom, 7:00 p.n., contact Choral Studies office at 928-523-2642 for more information.
  • Sunday, Dec. 3, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a String Bass Studio Recital, Ashurst Hall, 11:00 a.m., Free Admission.
  • Sunday, Dec.3, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents an Oboe Studio Recital, Ashurst Hall, 1:00 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Sunday, Dec.3, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a Flute Studio Recital, Ashurst Hall, 4:00 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Sunday, Dec. 3, 43rd Annual NAU Holiday Dinner, Du Bois Ballroom, 5:00 p.m., contact Choral Studies office at 928-523-2642 for more information.
  • Sunday, Dec. 3 the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a String Chamber Recital, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission
  • Monday, Dec. 4, NAU Jazz Combo Performance, Firecreek Coffee Co., 22 Historic Rt. 66, Flagstaff, AZ 86001, 7:30 p.m., $ Admission.
  • Monday, Dec. 4 the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a Cello Studio Recital, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission
  • Tuesday, Dec. 5, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a Brass Area Recital, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 11:00 a.m., Free Admission.
  • Tuesday, Dec. 5, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a Violin Studio Recital, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Thursday, Dec. 7, NAU Wind Symphony Concert, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 7:30 p.m., $ Admission.
  • Friday, Dec. 8, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a Saxophone Studio Recital, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Saturday, Dec. 9, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents Devin Haaser, Double Bass, Ashurst Hall, 2:00 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Sunday, Dec. 10, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a Graduate Recital by Arvid Munson, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Monday, Dec. 11, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents two Clarinet Studio Recitals, Ashurst Hall, 5:30 p.m. and 8:00 p.m., Free Admission.
January 2018
  • Sunday, January 21, the NAU School of Music Faculty Artist Series presents a recital by Robert Deborah Raymond, soprano, Cris Inguanti, clarinet, and Rita Borden, piano, Ashurst Hall, 3:00 p.m., Free Admission
February 2018
  • Tuesday, Feb. 20, NAU Symphonic Band, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 7:30 p.m., $ Admission.
  • Tuesday, Feb. 20, the NAU School of Music Faculty Artist Series presents a recital by Robert Allen Saunders, bass, with Guest Artist Rebecca Hays, soprano, and Jeffrey Peterson, piano, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Sunday, Feb. 25, NAU Orchestra Concert, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 3:00 p.m., $ Admission.
  • Wednesday, Feb. 28, the NAU School of Music Faculty Artist Series presents Stephen Dunn, trumpet, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission.
March 2018
  • Sunday, Mar. 11, NAU Chamber Orchestra Concert, Ashurst Hall, 3:00 p.m., $ Admission.
  • Saturday, Mar. 31, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents Elizabeth Scarnati, violin, Ashurst Hall, 10:30 a.m., Free Admission.
  • Saturday, Mar. 31, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents Hailey Atwell, Soprano, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission.
April 2018
  • Wednesday, Apr. 11, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a Bassoon Studio Recital, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Wednesday, Apr. 11, NAU Collegiate Band Concert, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 7:30 p.m., $ Admission.
  • Thursday, Apr. 12, the NAU School of Music presents a Piano Ensemble Concert, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Sunday, Apr. 15, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a recital by Miranda Luna, french horn, and Lauren Streeter, flute, Ashurst Hall, 12:00 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Saturday, Apr. 14, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents Mikayla Rogers, piano, and Kara Piatt, piano, Ashurst Hall, 2:00 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Sunday, Apr. 15, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a Trombone Studio Recital, Ashurst Hall, 3:00 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Saturday, Apr. 21, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents Courtney Petersen, violin, and Antonio Perez, violin, Ashurst Hall, 1:00 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Saturday, Apr. 21, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents Paul Vasquez, baritone, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Sunday, Apr. 22, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents Mariana Velasco, soprano, and Abigail Bush, soprano, Ashurst Hall, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Friday, Apr. 27, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents Alice Pratt, soprano, and Jennifer Hebert, soprano, Ashurst Hall, 4:00 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Saturday, Apr. 28, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a Student Wind Chamber Concert, Ashurst Hall, 10:00 a.m., Free Admission.
  • Saturday, Apr. 28, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents an Oboe Studio Recital, Ashurst Hall, 3:00 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Sunday, Apr. 29, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents Megan Fraser, violin, and Neelee Brauner, viola, Ashurst Hall, 4:30 p.m., Free Admission.
  • Monday, Apr. 30, the NAU School of Music Student Artist Series presents a Piano Studio Recital, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 7:30 p.m., Free Admission.
May 2018
  • Tuesday, May 1, NAU Symphonic Band, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium 7:30 p.m., $ Admission.
  • Wednesday, May 2, NAU Wind Symphony Concert, Ardrey Memorial Auditorium, 7:30 p.m., $ Admission.
  • Saturday, May 5, NAU Orchestra Festival, for more information contact Orchestras@nau.edu.

Links to Community Music Organizations

In addition to the many great performances at the university, you might want to attend community music events and listen to our faculty, students, and alumni in action. Here are several groups whose performances you won’t want to miss: