Franklin Pond Chamber Music Competition Awards Concert
Date: May 26, 2019
Description: Presented by Franklin Pond Chamber Music, the First Annual Memorial Day Weekend Awards Concert invites music lovers statewide to enjoy an afternoon of chamber music performed by award-winning young Georgia musicians alongside internationally renowned professionals. Featuring NPR From the Top host Christopher O’Riley, the concert takes place Sunday May 26. 2019, 4 p.m. in Spivey Hall at Clayton State University. The concert is the finale event of the Franklin Pond Chamber Music Competition, the first and only competition of its kind in the Southeast.
Georgia ACDA Conference Concerts
Date: June 20, 2019
Description: The Georgia Chapter of the American Choral Directors Association will hold
its annual summer conference at Spivey Hall. Through concert performances by
accomplished choirs and educational clinics by leading experts, Georgia ACDA
offers its members a diverse and practical forum in which to develop their skills and
Thursday, June 20, 2019, 8:00 PM Treble Honor Choir and Lifetime Singers,
Lifetime Learners, $15 adults, $7.50 children
Friday, June 21, 2019, 3:00 PM Choral Directors’ Choir and Atlanta
Homeward Choir FREE Admission
Sacred Harp Sing
Date: July 20, 2019
Description: On Saturday, July 20, 2019 from 10:00 AM -3:00 PM singers and history buffs alike will thoroughly enjoy the annual Singing held in the acoustically phenomenal Spivey Hall. Repertoire includes folk songs, psalms, hymns, odes, and anthems in four-part harmony. Enjoy food and fellowship at the midday pot-luck dinner. This event is non-denominational and emphasizes participation, not expertise.
Spivey Hall Summer World Music Festival
Description: A three-day musical journey around the world. Visit Africa, China, Germany, Mexico, Romania, and the Appalachian region of the United States! Two world music performances
per day at 10:15 AM and 12:30 PM plus instrument petting zoos, musical crafts, and a globally-inspired menu at Clayton State’s University Center. This is a great field trip experience for day camp groups, families, friends, and neighbors. It's a cool place to visit for patrons of all ages during the hot summer months. TICKETS per person are $3 per concert in advance, $5 per concert the day of the performance. Purchase a $15 Festival Pass (best bargain!) which includes all performances and activities (food purchased separately).
KSU Summer Band Director Symposium
Date: June 17-20, 2019
Description: Band Director Symposium for BOTH middle school and high school band directors, featuring guest clinician Gary Green. In addition, afternoon sessions in band pedagogy featuring many of the KSU applied faculty.
SPX Chorus Spring Concert
Date: April 26, 2019
Description: The SPX Choruses present their Spring Concert which features the Women’s Ensemble, Men’s Ensemble, Advanced Ensemble, and Mixed Chorus. There will be solos and smaller groups singing and dancing to the “Soundtracks of Our Lives.”