Local Music

Published on May 1st, 2017 | by Nature Humphries


University of Mississippi Upcoming Events May 1–5

LOU Symphony – Carnival of the Animals
Monday, May 1
7:30 pm – Ford Center
$10, $8 students, $5 children
Symphonic and Concert Bands
Tuesday, May 2
7:30 pm – Ford Center
$10, $8 students, $5 children
Sonic Explorations Concert 4
French Connection
Wednesday, May 3
7:30 pm – Nutt Auditorium

Free Admission

UM faculty member Adrienne Park began Sonic Explorations in 2014. Concert 4 ~ French Connection will feature the works of three French composers: Maurice Ravel, Erik Satie, and Francis Poulenc. Performing on Wednesday’s concert will be current and retired UM Music faculty members: Jos Milton, tenor; Selim Giray, violin; Susan Gaston, cello; Michael Rowlett, clarinet; Wade Irvin, bassoon; John Schuesselin, trumpet; and Adrienne Park, piano.

Spring Choral Concert
Thursday, May 4
7:30 pm – Nutt Auditorium
$5 General Admission
Twin Peaks, Chrome Pony, and Post Animal Take Over Proud Larrys' May 5
Video shot by Alan Lomax of R.L. Burnside playing Hill Country Blues in 1978 in North Mississippi

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Nature Humphries is Editor-in-Chief of The Local Voice. Nature is originally from Vicksburg, Mississippi, but moved to Oxford in 2004 after spending time in the United States Navy. She has also worked in the restaurant industry for many years as a server and a bartender. Nature graduated from Ole Miss in 2007 with a degree in English and Modern Languages.

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