Dana School of Music - Events

The Dana Concert Series

Most performances are held at 7:30 p.m. in Bliss Recital Hall. For exact time and location, please consult the individual listings in this Magazine (pp. 15-17). 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

October


Monday 1st

Northeast Ohio Keyboard Festival Opening Concert

Bliss Recital Hall | 7:30pm

Tuesday 2nd

Northeast Ohio Keyboard Festival Masterclass

St. John’s Episcopal Church | 4pm–6pm

Guest Artist: Mark Nixon, London, UK

Guest Artist Recital: Mark Nixon

St. John’s Episcopal Church | 7:30pm

Wednesday 3rd

Music at Noon: Northeast Ohio Keyboard Festival

Butler Institute of American Art | 12:15pm

Student Participants’ Recital

Friday 5th

ACRONYM: The Battle of Vienna

Pipino Performing Arts Series

Ford Family Recital Hall at

The Eleanor Beecher Flad Pavilion,

DeYor Performing Arts Center | 7:30pm

Monday 8th

Jazz Ensembles

Chestnut Room, Kilcawley Center | 7:30pm

Wednesday 10th

Dana School of Music Open House

Bliss Recital Hall | 8:30am-4pm

Music at Noon: Faculty Recital

Butler Institute of American Art | 12:15pm

All Russian! Dana Symphony Orchestra

Powers Auditorium | 7:30pm

DeYor Performing Arts Center

Sunday 14th

Dr. Misook Yun Voice Studio Recital

Bliss Recital Hall | 3:00pm

Wednesday 17th

Music at Noon: YSU Wind Ensemble

Butler Institute of American Art | 12:15pm

Thursday 18th

Second Annual YSU Concert Band, Wind Ensemble & HS Side-by-Side Honors Wind Ensemble

Stambaugh Auditorium | 7:30pm

Wednesday 24th

Music at Noon: Percussion Ensemble

Butler Institute of American Art | 12:15pm

Thursday 25th

jazz combos

Spotlight Theater | 7:30pm

Sunday 28th

Octubafest Event, Tuba / Euphonium Recital

Bliss Recital Hall | 6:00pm

Monday 29th

Fall Choral Concert

St. Columba Cathedral | 7:30pm

159 W. Rayen Ave., Youngstown

Tuesday 30th

Guest Artist: Kirill Gliadkovsky, piano. (Saddleback College, CA)

Bliss Recital Hall | 7:30pm

Wednesday 31st

Music at Noon: Tuba/Euphonium Ensemble

Butler Institute of American Art | 12:15pm

An Octubafest event

November


Friday 2nd

Guest Artist Recital: Classical Guitarist Tengyue Zhang (China)

Bliss Recital Hall | 7:30pm

Friday 3rd

YMTA Ribbon Festival

Bliss Hall, Rm 3136, 3137 & 3139 | 8am-1pm

Monday 5th

Flute Studio Recital

Bliss Recital Hall | 7:30pm

Wednesday 7th

Saxophone Studio Recital

St. John’s Episcopal Church | 7:30pm

323 Wick Avenue, Youngstown

Music at Noon: Clarinet Studio Recital

Butler Institute of American Art | 12:15pm

Thursday 8th

Dana Guitar Ensemble

Bliss Recital Hall | 7:30pm

Friday 9th

Guest Artist: Jazz Guitar Master Class, Zvonimir Tot

Bliss Hall, Room 2222 | 2–4:30pm

(University of Illinois at Chicago and Jamey Aebersold Summer Workshops)

Sunday 11th

Clarinet Studio Recital

Bliss Recital Hall | 2:00pm

Tuesday 13th

flute ensemble concert

Bliss Recital Hall | 6:00pm

Percussion Ensemble Guest Artist: Ron Coulter

Ford Theater | 7:30pm

Wednesday 14th

Music at Noon: YSU Barbershop Chorus

Butler Institute of American Art | 12:15pm

Saturday 17th

Dana Opera Ensemble

Ford Theater | 7:30pm

Sunday 18th

Dana Young Artist Competition

Edward W. Powers Auditorium

DeYor Performing Arts Center | 1–5pm

Guests are invited to drop in any time to watch the competition.

Monday 19th

jazz ensembles

Chestnut Room, Kilcawley Center | 7:30 p.m.

Monday 26th

Jazz Combos

Spotlight Theater, Bliss Hall | 7:30pm

Wednesday 28th

Music at Noon: Saxophone Studio Recital

Butler Institute of American Art | 12:15pm

YSU Concert Band & Wind Ensemble, Musical Colloquy

Stambaugh Auditorium | 7:30 p.m.

1000 Fifth Avenue, Youngstown

Dana School of Music Alumni Trombone Choir, Michael Crist, Director; Dr. Andrew Mitchell, Trombone

Friday 30th

Dana Chamber Orchestra, Dvořák & Mendelsshon

Ford Family Recital Hall at

The Eleanor Beecher Flad Pavilion

DeYor Performing Arts Center | 7:30pm

December


Sunday 2nd

Dana Faculty Chamber Music Recital

Bliss Recital Hall | 4:30pm

Monday 3rd

Keyboard Holiday Extravaganza

Bliss Recital Hall | 7:30pm

Wednesday 5th

Music at Noon: Musical Theater Studio Recital

Butler Institute of American Art | 12:15pm

Wednesday 5th

Dana Holiday Concert and Carols & Cocoa

Stambaugh Auditorium | 7:00 p.m.

1000 Fifth Avenue, Youngstown

Thursday 6th & Friday 7th

Strings Showcase

Bliss Recital Hall | 7:30pm

Friday 7th & Sunday 9th

Ballet Western Reserve and YSU Jazz Ensemble present The Nutcracker

Friday, December 7th, 7:00pm & Sunday, December 9th, 2:00pm

Stambaugh Auditorium

1000 Fifth Avenue, Youngstown

Saturday 8th

YMTA YSU Scholarship Competition

Bliss Recital Hall | 8am–12pm