Concerts & Events

Dr John Palmer leads the Rock Collegium program and May's show featured music by RadioHead, Rush, The Beatles and Arctic Monkeys.
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Saturday, February 1, 2020

Dr John Palmer leads the Rock Collegium program and May's show featured music by RadioHead, Rush, The Beatles and Arctic Monkeys.

Rock Collegium

7:30pm
Schroeder Hall in the Green Music Center

Directed by Department of Music chairman Dr. John Palmer, the twice-yearly Rock Collegium is an outgrowth of MUS 481.

Thursday, February 6, 2020

Three actors dressed in period costumes in a vertical line

Candide 2/6/20–2/16/20

7:30pm to 2:00pm
Evert B. Person Theatre

Is this the best of all possible worlds?  Follow our hero as he tries to find out in this classic musical.

Saturday, February 22, 2020

This is a photograph of Dr Lynne Morrow and pianist Richard Riccardi

Faculty and Friends

2:00pm
Schroeder Hall in the Green Music Center

Last year, the SSU Faculty and Friends concert featured lyric soprano Carol Menke, a well known to Bay Area audiences as a vocal soloist and chamber music collaborator. She studied at the Franz Sch

Friday, February 28, 2020

This is a picture of a tuba section playing during rehearsal

Instrumental Repertoire

12:00pm
Schroeder Hall in the Green Music Center

Join us for our series of Instrumental Repertoire performances. Each of our talented musicians is required to take the stage and share their skills.

Sunday, March 1, 2020

Cartoon Earth with headphones on

Family concert: North, South, East, West

2:00pm
Weill Hall in the Green Music Center

Sonoma State University Symphony Orchestra presents our annual
Family concert: North, South, East, and West

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

This is a photograph of the Sonoma State University Jazz Orchestra performing

SSU Jazz Orchestra & Latin Band

7:30pm
Weill Hall in the Green Music Center

Our own Sonoma State University big band, the Jazz Orchestra, directed by Doug Leibinger, takes the stage for their annual Spring concert on March 4th along with SSU's Latin Band directed by Kendri

Thursday, March 5, 2020

Dr Brian Wilson is only one of the composers on the music department faculty at Sonoma State University

Faculty Composers

7:30pm
Schroeder Hall in the Green Music Center

The music faculty boasts many active composers who write music in all genres, from art song and musical theatre to contemporary Classical, Jazz and avant-garde.

Friday, March 6, 2020

Kasey Knudsen sitting and holding a saxophone

SSU Jazz Combos Featuring Guest Artist Kasey Knudsen

7:30pm
Schroeder Hall in the Green Music Center

Please join the Jazz Combos concert in Schroeder Hall on March 6th featuring Kasey Knudsen on saxophone! SSU Jazz Composers Combo, directed by Kasey Knudsen, and SSU Early Jazz Combo, directed by A

Sunday, March 8, 2020

Sonoma Musica Viva

2:00pm
Schroeder Hall in the Green Music Center

William Walton and Paul Hindemith - Façade & The Viola Connection

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Three instrumentalists, one holding a flute and one holding a viola

Santa Rosa Symphony Chamber Players

7:30pm
Schroeder Hall in the Green Music Center

This trio of symphony musicians will present a diverse program of chamber music for flute, viola and piano.

Kathleen Lane Reynolds, flute

Alex Volonts, viola

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