AfAMM Teacher Toolbox Soft Opening

September 19, 2017, 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Perkinson Music Center Room 218
Tuesday, September 19, 2017, 7 – 8pm

The Alliance for Active Music Making is inviting all Music Education students to PMC 218 to debut our Teaching Toolbox. We will also be having a Make-and-Take and providing snacks. We look forward to seeing you there? For questions, contact bdfreeman@millikin.edu.

Ilya Yakushev Piano Masterclass

Ilya Yakushev

September 21, 2017, 4:00pm

Ilya Yakushev Piano Masterclass

Millikin University School of Music, in collaboration with the Symphony Orchestra Guild, presents guest pianist Ilya Yakushev in a masterclass featuring Millikin piano students.  The event will take place on Thursday, September 21 at 4:00-6:00 p.m. in Kaeuper Hall. 

This event is free and open to the public.

Masterworks I

Masterwork I

September 23, 2017, 7:30pm

OPENING NIGHT: INSPIRED BY SHAKESPEARE
SAT SEP 23, 2017, 7:30 pm | KIRKLAND FINE ARTS CENTER
Tickets: $10, $15, $20

Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Fantasy-Overture
​Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No. 2, Op. 102, F Major
​ILYA YAKUSHEV, piano
Guest artist supported by David and Norma Fathauer Symphonic Music Fund
Prokofiev: Selections from Romeo and Juliet Ballet

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All-State Strings Concert

September 27, 2017, 8:00am

All-State Strings Concert

On Wednesday, September 27, bring your high school string players to join with others from around the state to explore the music of Beethoven and “jump-start” their All-State audition preparation. Your students will perform with Millikin applied faculty and members of the Millikin-Decatur Symphony Orchestra, be immersed in Beethoven’s distinctive musical style, and learn the techniques and musical approaches necessary to capture that character in their All-State audition excerpts.

Millikin Orchestra Workshop

Millikin Orchestra

September 27, 2017, 10:00am to 6:00pm

A day designated to exploring the music of Beethoven. Selected high school orchestras rehearse with Millikin string students and Millikin applied faculty, receive expert coaching on repertoire, sighreading, and All-State excerpts. The day culminates in a public performance of Coriolanus Overture, 2nd movement of Symphony 7, and Millikin applied faculty performing selected movements from Beethoven’s Septet in E-flat major.

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World Percussion Ensemble

September 30, 2017, 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Saturday, September 30, 2017, 4:30 – 5:30pm

Millikin University and Decatur Park District dancers to present a program for the Decatur Family Festival.  Event is being held Decatur Civic Center.



Event type: Concerts, Peformances, and Recitals
Event State: Confirmed
Organization: MUSIC
Event Primary Contact: Brian Justison

Millikin University Showcase

September 30, 2017, 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Saturday, September 30, 2017, 6 – 7pm

Commercial Music Showcase featuring singer-songwriters and an EDM DJ at Decatur Family Fest.  Event is being held at the Decatur Civic Center.



Event type: Concerts, Peformances, and Recitals
Event State: Confirmed
Organization: MUSIC
Event Primary Contact: Brian Justison

Symphonic Wind Ensemble and Alumni Band Concert

2017 Homecoming Concert

October 6, 2017, 7:30pm

 

Homecoming 2017 Concert

Friday, October 6, 2017

7:30 p.m.

Kirkland Fine Arts Center

Free and open to the public.

Millikin Symphonic Wind Ensemble and Millikin Alumni Band

Millikin alumni return to campus to perform on the Kirkland stage along with the Millikin Symphonic Wind Ensemble. Join fellow alumni during Homecoming weekend 2017 to celebrate Dr. Gary Shaw’s 36 years of conducting, performing, and teaching at Millikin University.

University Choir and Alumni Homecoming Concert

October 8, 2017, 2:00pm

University Choir and Alumni Homecoming Concert

University Choir

Sunday October 8, 2017

2:00 p.m.

Central Christian Church, 650 W. William St.

Free and open to the public

Masterworks II

Masterworks II

October 22, 2017, 2:00pm

MUSIC OF JOHN WILLIAMS
featuring POLISH VIOLINIST KINGA AUGUSTYN
SUN OCT 22, 2017, 2:00pm | KIRKLAND FINE ARTS CENTER
Tickets: $10, $15, $20

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