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January 2, 2013

Back to the Arts 2013

Plenty of shows, concerts, exhibits left this season



Where: Most concerts are held in Whitehead Auditorium, VSU Fine Arts Building, corner of Oak and Brookwood.

Admission: Most recitals, etc., are free and open to the public.

More information: Visit



12, Faculty/Guest Recital: enhake, 7:30 p.m.

13, Guest Artist Recital: Stardust Duo: Amanda Smith Roberts, violin; Jonathan Roberts, piano, 3 p.m.

17, Student Recital: Mario Rivera, viola, 7:30 p.m.

18, Student Recital: Claudia Encinas, viola, 7:30 p.m.

19, Tunes for Tots, 10 a.m.


3, Student Recital: Daniel Raybon, euphonium; Jerome Horne, euphonium, 3 p.m.

4, Guest Artist Recital: Andrea Houde, viola, 7:30 p.m.

5, Student Recital: Garry Morales, oboe, 7:30 p.m.

7, TitleTown Jazz Concert, 7:30 p.m.

9, Valdosta Symphony Orchestra Honors Recital, 7:30 p.m.

10, Faculty Recital: Elizabeth Goode, flute, 3 p.m.

11, Guest Artist Recital: Duo Guitiano/Carlos Castilla, guitar; Amanda Virelles, piano, 7:30 p.m.

12, Student Recital: Eduardo Farias, trumpet, 7:30 p.m.

14, Faculty Recital: Kristen Johns, horn, 7:30 p.m.

16, Guest Artist Recital: Chris Cline, saxophone, 3 p.m.

16, Student Recital: Alex Paul, cello, 7:30 p.m.

17, Student Recital: Esther Maloof, voice, 3 p.m.

18, Student Recital: Trent Harper, contrabass, 7:30 p.m.

19, Concert Band & Wind Ensemble, 7:30 p.m.

21, 22, VSU Opera, “The World on the Moon,” Haydn, 7:30 p.m., VSU Planetarium

28, Faculty Recital: Larry Scully, piano 7:30 p.m.


1, Faculty Recital: Karl Paoletti, voice, 7:30 p.m.

2, Faculty Recital: Lauren Burns, viola; Azalea String Quartet, 7:30 p.m.

3, Student Recital: Chelsea Slagor, oboe, 3 p.m.

3, Guest Artist Recital: Scott Pool, bassoon, 7:30 p.m.

4, Student Recital: Alex Lipsky, violin, 7:30 p.m.

5, Student Recital: Brittany Loftin, trumpet, 7:30 p.m.

6, Student Recital: Rebekah Strickland, piano, 7:30 p.m.

10, Trombone & Percussion Ensembles, 3 p.m.

11, Faculty Jazz Combo, 7:30 p.m.

13, Faculty Recital: Jeff Olson, clarinet, 7:30 p.m.

14, Student Recital: Hilary Lee, voice, 7:30 p.m.

15, Student Recital: Tiarra Willis, cello, 7:30 p.m., Christ Episcopal Church

16, Graduate Recital: Desmond Tarplin, percussion, 3 p.m.


3, Double Reed Recital, 7:30 p.m., Choir Room

5, Student Recital: Tyler Walker, piano, 7:30 p.m.

6, Student Recital: John Neely, guitar; Fernando Chavez, saxophone, 3 p.m.

6, Guest Artist Recital: Sima Trio: Sami Merdinian, violin; Ani Kalayjian, cello; Sofya Melikyan, piano, 7:30 p.m.

7, Graduate Recital: Nancy Davis, percussion, 3 p.m.

7, Graduate Recital: Nicole Kessler, flute, 7:30 p.m.

9, New Jazz Ensemble, 7:30 p.m.

10, Student Recital: Eric Bentley, percussion, 7:30 p.m.

12, Student Recital: Raquel Cox, cello, 7:30 p.m., Christ Episcopal Church

13, Region Honors Band Concert, 1 p.m.

13, MSA Fundraiser: “Dancing with the Stars,” 6:30 p.m., Student Union Ballroom

14, Faculty Recital: Shannon Lowe, bassoon, 3 p.m.

14, Student Jazz Combos, 7:30 p.m.

15, Wind Ensemble, 7:30 p.m.

16, Jazz Ensemble, 7:30 p.m.

17, Flute Studio Recital, 7:30 p.m.

21, Pan Am Ensemble, 7:30 p.m.

22, VSU Choirs Concert, Concert Choir Spotlighters & Chamber Singers, 7:30 p.m., Park Ave Methodist

23, Concert Band, 7:30 p.m.

24, Student Chamber Showcase, 7:30 p.m.

28, Saxophone Studio Recital, 3 p.m.

29, South Georgia String Project, 6 p.m.


4, Student Recital, Claudia Encinas, viola, 7:30 p.m.

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