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3:00 pm Branford Marsalis & LSU Jazz Fac... @ LSU Union Theater
Branford Marsalis & LSU Jazz Fac... @ LSU Union Theater
Oct 23 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Growing up in New Orleans as the oldest son of pianist and educator Ellis Marsalis, Branford was drawn to music with siblings Wynton, Delfeayo and Jason. Starting with the clarinet, Branford moved ultimately to the tenor and soprano saxophones. In 1986, he formed the Branford Marsalis Quartet, which is recognized as the standard to which other ensembles of its kind ...
7:30 pm Tigerama @ PMAC
Tigerama @ PMAC
Oct 25 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
For over 35 years, Tigerama has existed as a special concert event to celebrate not only the current LSU Tiger football season, but also to highlight the many talented musical and performance ensembles that comprise the LSU Department of Bands. The event includes the LSU Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Winds and Tiger Band, featuring the Golden Girls and Colorguard, as well ...
7:30 pm LSU Opera – The Rake’s Progress @ Shaver Theatre
LSU Opera – The Rake’s Progress @ Shaver Theatre
Oct 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
The Rake’s Progress, an opera in three acts, is based on the eight paintings by William Hogarth that Stravinsky saw on 2 May 1947 in a Chicago exhibition. The opera depicts the decline and fall of Tom Rakewell, who deserts Anne Trulove for the delights of London in the company of Nick Shadow, the Devil. Due to the Shadow’s misadventures, ...
5:30 pm Oystein Baadsvik, Manship Tuba G... @ LSU School of Music Recital Hall
Oystein Baadsvik, Manship Tuba G... @ LSU School of Music Recital Hall
Oct 28 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Øystein Baadsvik (born 14 August 1966) is a Norwegian tuba soloist and chamber musician. Born in Trondheim, Norway, he began playing the tuba at the age of fifteen at his school in Trondheim, Norway, and won first prize at eighteen in a Norwegian national competition for soloists. His concert engagements include performances with orchestras such as the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, ...