• Crisp Museum Hosting ‘Civil War Times’ Feb. 13

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Feb. 9, 2016 — “Civil War Times” is being hosted by the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum from 1-4 p.m. Feb. 13, at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus. “Civil War Times” introduces the life and times of soldiers and their families. Visitors will see period fashion, firearms, a […]
  • Jazz Sultans with Special Guest Bob Lark in Concert at Dempsey’s Drinkery

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Jan. 29, 2016 — The Jazz Sultans will perform Feb. 4 at Dempsey’s Drinkery, 127 N. Water Street, in the historic downtown district of Cape Girardeau. The Sultans will feature the ever popular Matt Yount on keyboards, Jay Contrino on drumset, Bob Conger on trombone, Michael Goldsmith on tenor saxophone, Kyle Clay […]
  • Local Area Students to Perform in Clark Terry/Phi Mu Alpha Jazz Festival

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Jan. 19, 2016 – More than 500 students in 24 jazz ensembles from across the bi-state region will perform at the 18th annual Clark Terry/Phi Mu Alpha Jazz Festival Feb. 5-6 at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus. The ensembles will perform for three jazz experts who will give them written and […]
  • Jazz Series Gala Festival Concert to Feature Guest Artist Jazz Trumpeter Bob Lark

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Jan. 19, 2016 – Southeast Missouri State University’s Department of Music will present the Jazz Series Gala Festival Concert on Friday, Feb. 5, at 7:30 p.m. in the Donald C. Bedell Performance Hall at Southeast’s River Campus. The concert will feature jazz trumpeter Bob Lark, chair of the jazz studies program at […]
  • Southeast Student Pianist Wins Symphony Orchestra Concerto and Aria Competition

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Dec. 21, 2015 –- Evan Watkins, a Southeast Missouri State University music major from Paducah, Kentucky, was named the winner of the Southeast Missouri Symphony Orchestra’s Concerto and Aria Competition Dec. 9. He will showcase his talents in April as he joins the orchestra during its final subscription concert of the 2015-2016 […]
  • Jazz Ensembles to Perform Jazz, Holiday Tunes Dec. 9

    CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Dec. 1, 2015 — Southeast Missouri State University’s Department of Music will present a free jazz big band performance at noon on Wednesday, Dec. 9, in the University Center, coinciding with holiday festivities presented by the University Center staff. This jazz performance will feature both holiday and jazz music and include the […]