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The Cali School of Music offers opportunities to come to campus for presentations about specific programs, tours and concerts.

Music Therapy Days

November 5, 2015 & February 16, 2016

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.

November 5, 2015 Schedule
Presentations, Career Discussion, Class Visitation

8:30-9:00 Arrival/Greetings/Sign-In (Chapin Lobby)

9:00-10:00  Greetings and Orientation to MSU, CART, JJCSOM, and Music Therapy Program (including general summary of the music therapy field, with video examples) (Leshowitz)

10:30-11:40  Join Class Meeting, Introduction to Music Therapy (University Hall 3054), Q&A

12:00-1:00 Lunch Together in Campus Dining Center

1:00-2:00 Campus and JJCSOM Tour (tour and day ends back in Chapin)

Register for November 5


February 16, 2016 (Schedule TBA)

Contact Dr. Brian Abrams for more information.

Winds Events

  • Flute Fair
    October 11, 2015
    Recitals, Master Classes, Clinics, Guest Artists
    For more information: NJ Flute Society; Contact Elise Carter
  • OcTUBAFest (tuba and euphonium players)
    October 25, 2015
    Recitals, Master Classes, Clinics and Guest Artists
    For further information, contact Don Batchelder; 973-715-1862
  • Brass Day (for brass players)
    October 31, 2015
    Recitals, Master Classes, Clinics, Guest Artists and a Monster Brass Bash
    Contact: Don Batchelder; 973-715-1862

MSU ChoralFest

Choralfest 2015 - Friday, October 30, 2015

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 - Information

Choralfest 2015 - Application Form

Campus Visits

To learn about events or schedule visits:


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 250 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.