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Music Therapy Days

Monday, October 17, 2016
Monday, January 23, 2017

The Music Therapy faculty offer the opportunity to learn about the field of music therapy as a career choice, and about MSU’s program. Highlights will include opportunities for networking; class visits; and open discussion with the faculty. This event will be hosted by faculty and current students in the program. Visitors may come for all or part of the day.

Sample Schedule:

Presentations, Career Discussion, Class Visitation

8:30am-9:00am         Registration (Leshowitz Recital Hall)
9:00am-10:30am       Introductions, information, and demonstration (Leshowitz)
10:30am-11:45am     Sample class experience (Leshowitz)
11:45-12:00noon      Questions and answers (Leshowitz)
12:15 noon-1:15pm  Lunch together (Student Center, Cafeteria area B/C)
1:15pm-2:15pm        Partial tour of the campus (departing from Student Center--concluding at the John J. Cali School of Music)
6:00pm-8:30pm        Option to visit graduate course

(Schedule subject to change.)


Contact Dr. Brian Abrams for more information.

Winds Events

  • Brass Day (for all brass players)
    Sunday, February 26, 2017
    Recitals, Masterclasses, Clinics, Guest Artists and a Monster Brass Bash
    Contact: Don Batchelder

MSU ChoralFest

Choralfest 2016-2017:  Friday, February 11, 2017

The MSU ChoralFest is a non-competitive, adjudicated high school choral festival emphasizing vocal and ensemble skill development. A maximum of five choirs will be selected to work with Dr. Heather J. Buchanan and perform in the Alexander Kasser Theater.

Choralfest 2015 - InformationMSU Choralfest 2016-2017

Choralfest 2015 - Application FormChoralfest 2016-2017 Application Form

Campus Visits

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Every year in October, the Cali School celebrates the opening of the school year by presenting Kaleidoscope concerts, where our student and faculty soloists, chamber groups and large ensembles perform. We also present more than 300 daytime and evening concerts and masterclasses by students, faculty and guest artists throughout the year. Visit Concerts and Events often for the most up-to-date listings.