Dana School of Music - Events

The Dana Concert Series

For performances held in Bliss Recital Hall, parking is available in the M-30 Wick Avenue deck for a nominal fee.

Music at Noon Series

Music at Noon concerts are held each Wednesday that YSU is in session beginning at 12:15 p.m. at the Butler Institute of American Art. Feel free to stop in at the Museum café before or after the concert to enjoy your lunch. Music at Noon concerts are free and open to the public.

Concerts at Stambaugh Auditorium

Adult general admission tickets are $7, (includes ticket service fee); discount tickets for senior citizens and students from other schools are $6 (includes ticket service fee); and admission is free for anyone with a valid YSU ID and children under 12 (unless otherwise noted). Tickets may be purchased at the Stambaugh Auditorium Box Office, 1000 Fifth Avenue, Youngstown, OH 44504; by phone at 330-259-0555; or online at www.stambaughauditorium.com.

Performances at the DeYor Performing Arts Center

Adult general admission tickets are $7, (includes ticket service fee); discount tickets for senior citizens and students from other schools are $6 (includes ticket service fee); and admission is free for anyone with a valid YSU ID and children under 12 (unless otherwise noted). Tickets may be purchased at the DeYor PAC Box Office, 260 W. Federal St. Youngstown OH 44503 or by phone at 330-744-0264.


Events - Spring 2020

 

January

 

Wednesday 15

Music at Noon: Khroma Saxophone Quartet

Butler Institute of American Art | 12:15 PM

Percussion Clinic with Darren Allen (Cleveland Institute of Music)

Bliss Hall Room 2326 | 5:00 - 9:00 PM

Saturday 18

Jazz Day and Saxophone Summit with Jamey Aebersold

Bliss Hall | 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Wednesday 22

Percussion Clinic with Tim Hampton (Cleveland Institute of Music)

Bliss Hall Room 2326 | 5:00 - 9:00 PM

Thursday 23

American Brass Quintet Residency Masterclass

Bliss Hall Room 2222 | 2:00 PM

American Brass Quintet Residency Composition Workshop

Bliss Hall Room 2222 | 4:00 PM

Friday 24

American Brass Quintet Residency Concert

Ford Family Recital Hall at the Eleanor Beecher Flad Pavilion
DeYor Performing Arts Center | 7:30 PM

Saturday 25

Dana Audition Day I

Bliss Hall | 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Faculty Chamber Music: Kathryn Umble (Flute)

McDonough Museum of Art | 7:30 PM

Thursday 30

YSU Wind Ensemble, OMEA Professional Development Conference

Cincinnati, OH | 6:30 PM


February

 

Wednesday 5

Music At Noon: Mark Valenti (Piano)

Butler Institute of American Art | 12:15 PM

Wednesday 12

Music At noon: A Piano Valentines

Butler Institute of American Art | 12:15 PM

Saturday 15

Dana AuDition Day II

Bliss Hall | 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Wednesday 19

Music At Noon: Flute Studio Recital

Butler Institute of American Art | 12:15 PM

Friday 21

Musicology Lecture: Olivia Bloechl (University of Pittsburgh)

Bliss Hall Room 3136 | 4:00 PM

14th Annual Wind and Percussion Invitational

Stambaugh Auditorium | 7:30 PM

Saturday 22

Dana Audition Day III

Bliss Hall | 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Sunday 23

Dana Horn Day with Elizabeth Freimuth (Cincinnati Symphony ORchestra)

Bliss Recital Hall, Bliss Hall | 12:00 - 4:00 PM

Monday 24

Jazz Ensembles

Chestnut Room, Kilcawley Center | 7:30 PM

Saturday 29

Dana Clarinet Day

Bliss Recital Hall, Bliss Hall | 1:00 - 6:00 PM


March

 

Monday 2

YSU Concert Band and Percussion Ensemble

Stambaugh Auditorium | 7:30 PM

Wednesday 4

Music at Noon: Voice Department Recital

Butler Institute of American Art | 12:15 PM

Dana Symphony Orchestra

Stambaugh Auditorium | 7:30 PM

Thursday 5

Jazz Combos

Ford Theater | 7:30 PM

Wednesday 18

Music At noon: Philip Thomson (Piano)

Butler Institute of American Art | 12:15 PM

Guest Artist: John Shanks (Trombone, W. Texas A &M)

St. John's Episcopal Church | 7:00 PM

Friday 20

Piano Masterclass with Philip Thomson

Bliss Recital Hall, Bliss Hall | 2:00 PM

Guest Artist Recital: Philip Thomson

Bliss Recital Hall, Bliss Hall | 2:00 PM

Sunday 22

Misook Yun Voice Studio Recital

Bliss Recital Hall, Bliss Hall | 3:00 PM

Wednesday 25

Music at Noon: Percussion Ensemble

Butler Institute of American Art | 12:15 PM

Faculty Chamber Music

Butler Institute of American Art
North — The Great Hall | 7:30 PM

Thursday 26

Voice Masterclass with Soprano Jeanie Darnell and Pianist Michael Baron (Florida Gulf Coast University)

Bliss Recital Hall, Bliss Hall | 4:00 - 5:30 PM

Guest Artist Recital: Jeanie Darnell and Michael Baron

Bliss Recital Hall, Bliss Hall | 7:30 PM

Saturday 28

Guest Artist Recital and Flute Masterclass
with Janet Arms (The Hartt School)

Bliss Hall | 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Sunday 29

Trombone Studio Recital

St. John's Episcopal Church | 5:00 PM


April

 

Wednesday 1

Music at noon: Saxophone Studio Recital

Butler Institute of American Art | 12:15 PM

Friday 3

Jazz Guitar Masterclass with Zvonimir Tot (University of Illinois, chicago & Jamie Aebersold Summer Workshops)

Bliss Hall Room 2222 | 2:00 - 4:30 PM

Dana Spring Choral Concert

St. Columba Cathedral | 7:30 PM

Sunday 5

The Brahms Sonatas: Joseph Kromholz (Violin) & Cicilia Yudha (Piano)

Bliss Recital Hall, Bliss Hall | 3:00 PM

Monday 6

Flute studio recital

Bliss Recital Hall, Bliss Hall | 7:30 PM

Tuesday 7

faculty/Guest artist recital: Fowler/mrofchak guitar DUo & The Chattanooga Guitar Duo

Bliss Recital Hall, Bliss Hall | 7:30pm

Wednesday 8

Music at Noon: Clarinet Studio Recital

Butler Institute of American Art | 12:15 PM​​​​​​

Thursday 9

Dana Guitar Ensemble

Bliss Recital Hall, Bliss Hall | 7:30 PM

Monday 13

Jazz Ensembles

Chestnut Room, Kilcawley Center | 7:30 PM

Wednesday 15

Music at Noon: Piano Studio Recital

Butler Institute of American Art | 12:15 PM

YSU Concert Band and Wind Ensemble

Stambaugh Auditorium | 7:30 PM

Thursday 16

Saxophone Studio Recital

St. John’s Episcopal Church | 7:30 PM

Friday 17

Dana Spring Opera: Signor DelusoSuor Angelica

Spotlight Theater | 7:30 PM

Saturday 18

Dana Spring Opera: Signor DelusoSuor Angelica

Spotlight Theater | 7:30 PM

Sunday 19

Dana Spring Opera: Signor DelusoSuor Angelica

Spotlight Theater 2:00 PM

Monday 20

Jazz Combos

Spotlight Theater | 7:30 PM

Tuesday 21

ekmeles (vocal ensemble)

McDonough Museum of Art | 7:30 PM

Flute Ensemble

Bliss Recital Hall | 7:30 PM

Wednesday 22

Music at Noon: YSU Barbershop Chorus

Butler Institute of American Art | 12:15 PM

Percussion Ensemble

Ford Theater | 7:30 PM

Friday 24

Dana Chamber Orchestra

St. John’s Episcopal Church | 7:30 PM

Saturday 25

Dana Choral with Greenville Symphony
Ludwig van Beethoven’s 9th Symphony

Thiel College/Passavant Auditorium | 7:30 PM

Sunday 26

Clarinet Studio Recital

Bliss Recital Hall | 3:00 PM

Monday 27

Horn Studio Recital

Bliss Recital Hall | 5:00 PM

Tuesday 28

Strings Showcase

Bliss Recital Hall | 5:00 PM

Wednesday 29

Music at Noon: Dana Guitar Ensemble

Butler Institute of American Art | 12:15 PM


May

 

Friday 1

Dana Spring Choral Concert II

Bliss Recital Hall, Bliss Hall | 7:30 PM