Department of Music

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Department of Music

University Orchestra

Tuesday, October 16, 2018  7:30 PM
Elias J. Halling Recital Hall of the Earley Center for Performing Arts
PA 250
320 Maywood Avenue, Mankato, MN

$9 General admission

$7 Students (K-12) and children    

$6 in advance, $7 at the door for MSU students with a valid MavCard

Online ordering closes at 12:00 noon the day of the event.  Seating may still be available for this event if online ordering is closed.

 

Contact Dale Haefner at 507-389-5549 for seating availability.

University Concert Band

Sunday, October 21, 2018  3:00 PM
Elias J. Halling Recital Hall of the Earley Center for Performing Arts
PA 250
320 Maywood Avenue, Mankato, MN

$9 General admission

$7 Students (K-12) and children    

$6 in advance, $7 at the door for MSU students with a valid MavCard

Online ordering closes at 12:00 noon the day of the event.  Seating may still be available for this event if online ordering is closed.

 

Contact Dale Haefner at 507-389-5549 for seating availability.

Performance Series Event: OK Factor

Tuesday, October 23, 2018  7:30 PM
Elias J. Halling Recital Hall of the Earley Center for Performing Arts
PA 250

320 Maywood Avenue, Mankato, MN


$12 General admission     

$9 in advance, $11 at the door for MSU students with a valid MavCard


OK FACTOR is a cello and violin duo featuring Olivia Diercks and Karla Colahan. The ease with which they write and perform their original music is organic, and their new-classical crossover style has caught the attention of the Minnesota music community in which they live and work. It continues to bring them success on stages such as The Cedar Cultural Center, The Dakota Jazz Club, and Minnesota Public Radio.


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Online ordering closes at 12:00 noon the day of the event.  Seating may still be available for this event if online ordering is closed.

Contact Dale Haefner at 507-389-5549 for seating availability.

University Songwriting Showcase

Thursday, October 25, 2018  7:30 PM
Elias J. Halling Recital Hall of the Earley Center for Performing Arts
PA 250
320 Maywood Avenue, Mankato, MN

$9 General admission

$7 Students (K-12) and children    

$6 in advance, $7 at the door for MSU students with a valid MavCard

Music students from the Songwriting I and Composition Seminar classes show their songwriting skills this evening. 

Online ordering closes at 12:00 noon the day of the event.  Seating may still be available for this event if online ordering is closed.

 

Contact Dale Haefner at 507-389-5549 for seating availability.

Performance Series Event: Erik Koskinen Band with City Mouse

Saturday, October 27, 2018  7:30 PM
Hooligan's
Madison East Center
1400 East Madison Avenue, Mankato, MN
507-625-9904


$15.00 in advance (online advance sales end on Saturday, October 27 at 12:00 noon)  
$18.00 day of show

MUSIC STARTS AT 7:30 PM. 

Reserved seating is not an option for this concert.

NOTE: Your tickets will be held at the entrance to Hooligans if you purchase your online tickets on October 25, 26, or 27.

ERIK KOSKINEN has amassed a following as a musician, songwriter, producer and engineer. With experience stemming from years of traveling north to south and coast-to-coast, Koskinen taps those adventures and encounters in his third album, "America Theatre." Jon Bream of the Minneapolis Star Tribune calls Erik Koskinen “…the state’s best pure country singer/songwriter ”, and Jim Walsh of MinnPost writes "The real deal: Erik Koskinen's authenticity comes through." Regional favorites CITY MOUSE will open the show.

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Fall Choral Concert (Sunday Concert) - Pop Music USA and Intro to Music students will not receive attendance credit for this concert.

Sunday, October 28, 2018  3:00 PM
Elias J. Halling Recital Hall of the Earley Center for Performing Arts
PA 250
320 Maywood Avenue, Mankato, MN

$9 General admission

$7 Students (K-12) and children    

$6 in advance, $7 at the door for MSU students with a valid MavCard

POP MUSIC and Intro to Music students will not receive concert attendance for this concert.

The Concert Choir, Chamber Singers, and the University Chorale present a concert featuring spirituals, traditional choral repertoire, and music from other countries sung in native languages. Dr. David Dickau directs the groups.



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Online ordering closes at 12:00 noon the day of the event.  Seating may still be available for this event if online ordering is closed.

Contact Dale Haefner at 507-389-5549 for seating availability.

University Fall Choral - MONDAY EVENING

Monday, October 29, 2018  7:30 PM
Elias J. Halling Recital Hall of the Earley Center for Performing Arts
PA 250
320 Maywood Avenue, Mankato, MN

$9 General admission

$7 Students (K-12) and children    

$6 in advance, $7 at the door for MSU students with a valid MavCard

Online ordering closes at 12:00 noon the day of the event.  Seating may still be available for this event if online ordering is closed.

Contact Dale Haefner at 507-389-5549 for seating availability.

Performance Series Event: Twin Cities Hot Club

Monday, November 5, 2018  7:30 PM
Elias J. Halling Recital Hall of the Earley Center for Performing Arts
PA 250

320 Maywood Avenue, Mankato, MN


$12 General admission     

$9 in advance, $11 at the door for MSU students with a valid MavCard


The Twin Cities Hot Club represents Minnesota in the burgeoning revival of gypsy jazz originally popularized by Django Reinhardt, Stephane Grappelli and the Hot Club of France. They recreate not only the famous la pompe that distinguishes this romantic brand of acoustic jazz but also gypsy bossanova, musette, bolero, and swing.


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Online ordering closes at 12:00 noon the day of the event.  Seating may still be available for this event if online ordering is closed.

Contact Dale Haefner at 507-389-5549 for seating availability.

Choral Invitational Concert w/ High School Choirs

Thursday, November 8, 2018  7:30 PM
Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church 105 North Fifth Street Mankato, MN

$9 General admission

$7 Students (K-12) and children    

$6 in advance, $7 at the door for MSU students with a valid MavCard

This concert is off-campus at: SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church 105 North Fifth Street, Mankato The Concert Choir and Chamber Singers, under the direction of Dr. David Dickau, present a concert featuring local and regional high school choirs and the two University ensembles. The concert ends with a massed choir performance featuring all vocal performers.
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Online ordering closes at 12:00 noon the day of the event.  Seating may still be available for this event if online ordering is closed.

Contact Dale Haefner at 507-389-5549 for seating availability.

University Percussion Ensemble

Tuesday, November 13, 2018  7:30 PM
Elias J. Halling Recital Hall of the Earley Center for Performing Arts
PA 250
320 Maywood Avenue, Mankato, MN

$9 General admission

$7 Students (K-12) and children    

$6 in advance, $7 at the door for MSU students with a valid MavCard


Online ordering closes at 12:00 noon the day of the event.  Seating may still be available for this event if online ordering is closed.

 

Contact Dale Haefner at 507-389-5549 for seating availability.

Performance Series Event: Nooky Jones with Irie Minds

Saturday, November 17, 2018  7:30 PM
Hooligan's
Madison East Center
1400 East Madison Avenue, Mankato, MN
507-625-9904


$15.00 in advance (online advance sales end on November 17 at 12:00 noon)  
$18.00 day of show

MUSIC STARTS AT 7:30 PM. 

Reserved seating is not an option for this concert.

NOTE: Your tickets will be held at the entrance to Hooligans if you purchase your online tickets on November 15, 16, or 17.


Nooky Jones is a six-piece group from Minneapolis that blends soul, jazz, R&B, and funk to create a warm, deeply grooving sound. The band is composed of some of the most forward thinking players in Minneapolis performing some of Minnesota’s freshest music featuring sophisticated, seductive and smooth neo-soul music.  Reggae band, Irie Minds, will open the concert

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University Jazz Bands

Tuesday, November 27, 2018  7:30 PM
Elias J. Halling Recital Hall of the Earley Center for Performing Arts
PA 250
320 Maywood Avenue, Mankato, MN

$9 General admission

$7 Students (K-12) and children    

$6 in advance, $7 at the door for MSU students with a valid MavCard

Online ordering closes at 12:00 noon the day of the event.  Seating may still be available for this event if online ordering is closed.

 

Contact Dale Haefner at 507-389-5549 for seating availability.

University Concert Band

Thursday, November 29, 2018  3:00 PM
Elias J. Halling Recital Hall of the Earley Center for Performing Arts
PA 250
320 Maywood Avenue, Mankato, MN

$9 General admission

$7 Students (K-12) and children    

$6 in advance, $7 at the door for MSU students with a valid MavCard

Online ordering closes at 12:00 noon the day of the event.  Seating may still be available for this event if online ordering is closed.

 

Contact Dale Haefner at 507-389-5549 for seating availability.

University Orchestra

Tuesday, December 4, 2018  7:30 PM
Elias J. Halling Recital Hall of the Earley Center for Performing Arts
PA 250
320 Maywood Avenue, Mankato, MN

$9 General admission

$7 Students (K-12) and children    

$6 in advance, $7 at the door for MSU students with a valid MavCard

Online ordering closes at 12:00 noon the day of the event.  Seating may still be available for this event if online ordering is closed.

 

Contact Dale Haefner at 507-389-5549 for seating availability.

University Contemporary Vocal Ensembles

Thursday, December 6, 2018  7:30 PM
Elias J. Halling Recital Hall of the Earley Center for Performing Arts
PA 250
320 Maywood Avenue, Mankato, MN

$9 General admission

$7 Students (K-12) and children    

$6 in advance, $7 at the door for MSU students with a valid MavCard

Online ordering closes at 12:00 noon the day of the event.  Seating may still be available for this event if online ordering is closed.

 

Contact Dale Haefner at 507-389-5549 for seating availability.

University Holiday Choral Concert

Sunday, December 9, 2018  3:00 PM
St. John the Baptist Catholic Church
632 South Broad Street
Mankato, MN
The University choral groups will present a Choral Concert. Dr. David Dickau and Dr. Aaron Humble direct the groups. Compositions will include songs of the season, spirituals, traditional choral repertoire, and music from other countries sung in native languages.
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Online ordering closes at 12:00 noon the day of the event.  Seating may still be available for this event if online ordering is closed.

Contact Dale Haefner at 507-389-5549 for seating availability.