• Anthony Mordechai Tzvi Russell
    Jewish Music Series Turns Two
    July 26, 2016

    Music of the Middle East, jazz-influenced improvisations, klezmer and liturgical melodies will comprise the...

  • Keith Brion rehearses the SSU Symphonic Wind Ensemble
    Band Icon Keith Brion to Conduct Symphonic Winds
    April 29, 2016

    World renowned bandmaster Keith Brion will guest conduct the Sonoma State University Symphonic Wind Ensemble on a program of wind band classics at 7:30 pm May 13 in Weill Hall at the Green Music...

  • Chamber Singers
    Choirs to Perform Shakespeare in Schroeder
    April 21, 2016

    The Sonoma State University Symphonic Chorus and Chamber Singers will honor the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death with settings of his texts on April 29 at 7:30 pm in Schroeder Hall...

  • Alexander Kahn
    Rhoslyn Jones, Orchestra to Perform "Knoxville, Summer of 1915"
    April 8, 2016

    Acclaimed lyric soprano Rhoslyn Jones will sing Samuel Barber’s Knoxville: Summer of 1915 with the Sonoma State University Symphony Orchestra on May 1 at 7:30 pm in Weill Hall. The...

  • First annual concerto competition
    Orchestra Holds First Concerto Competition
    March 30, 2016

    Two Sonoma State University wind players have taken top prizes in the first annual SSU Concerto Competition, according to Director of Orchestral Activities Alexander Kahn. They are: Zachary Hall,...

  • Dave Len Scott and TRUMPETSUPERGROUP recording session
    Trumpet Recital Features Dave Len Scott
    February 10, 2016

    Sonoma State University trumpet instructor Dave Len Scott dons his most comfortable shoes when he plays John Coltrane's iconic "Giant Steps" with pianist Ken Cook in Schroeder Hall at Sonoma State...

  • Michael Blake
    Spring Guest Artists Include Alberto Faya, Michael Blake
    January 22, 2016

    Upcoming music department events for spring include a joint concert with SSU jazz ensembles and acclaimed saxophonist Michael Blake, Cuban vocalist and bandleader Alberto Faya, and a production of...

  • MANHATTAN TRIO: Sæunn Thorsteinsdottir, cello; Milana Strezeva, piano; Wayne Lee, violin
    Fall 2015 Concert Highlights
    September 21, 2015

    An inaugural orchestra concert, a Jewish Music series and a Halloween organ recital are among the special events coming up at the Department of Music's fall season, which includes 26 concerts in ...

  • Lee Konitz
    Music Department Grows With The Green Music Center
    September 12, 2014

    Sonoma State University’s Department of Music at the Green Music Center welcomes the community to its fall season of more than 30 performances in the flagship Weill Hall and newly opened Schroeder...

  • Schroeder Hall Opening Weekend. Tony Collins, trombone
    Schroeder Hall Opens on August 23
    July 6, 2014

    The public is invited to a new kind of musical experience at Sonoma State University when the doors of Schroeder Hall at the Green Music Center open to the public on August 23. Complementing the...