The College of the Arts
Montclair State University
5 Performances at Montclair State University.
Join conductor Thomas McCauley and the MSU Wind Symphony as they share the stage with conductor Bryan Stepneski and the Clifton High School Mustang Band for an exciting evening of music making. The MSU Wind Symphony portion of the program will include the music of Cindy McTee, Arturo Marquez, and the world premiere of a bassoon concerto by composer John Buckley, featuring Cali School faculty member Sasha Enegren.
Performing Claude Debussy’s Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun, Benjamin Britten’s Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes, Katherine Balch’s Leaf Catalogue, and Beethoven’s Symphony No.4.
4 Performances at Montclair State University presented by Department of Theatre & Dance.
A dramatic musical examining the lives of passengers aboard the doomed ship.
Written by the father of Modern Drama, Henrik Ibsen in 1882, An Enemy of the People explores the explosive relationship between the individual and society when a doctor declares that the water of a newly built spa is polluted. The town turns against him.
Join us for a great evening of eclectic and entertaining music making by both the MSU Symphonic Band and the MSU Campus Band.
The MSU Symphony Orchestra is joined by 2018 Concerto Competition winner Nicole Rodriguez performing the Franz Strauss Concerto for French horn. The orchestra will also present a new work by Cali School composer Joshua Mastel, and Sibelius’ Symphony No. 2.
The final on-campus concert of the year by the MSU Wind Symphony will feature Igor Stravinsky’s Symphonies of Wind Instruments, and composer David Maslanka’s titanic Symphony No. 4.
Legacy – Choral music that celebrates the extraordinary life and legacy of conductor Dr. Joseph Flummerfelt and collaborative artist Nancianne Parrella. Featuring the Faure Requiem with organ and chamber orchestra accompaniment. Soprano & baritone soloists TBA.
The MSU Jazz Ensemble will be joined by guest artists to perform an exciting concert of classic and contemporary jazz.