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Brenau University welcomes all music lovers to experience the wide array of events located on campus.
Life at Brenau is full of the arts–keep your passion for music alive!

Unless otherwise noted, events are free and open to the public.
Please call 770.538.4764 for more information!

Barbara Steinhaus Music Quote

Senior Capstone:

Lindsey Johnson

Friday, February 3

5:30 p.m.

John S. Burd Center for the Performing Arts, Banks Recital Hall

Presentation on the concept of a fine arts daycare by Lindsey Johnson, a voice major with a secondary area in education. It will include short musical examples from Gladys Rich, Aaron Copland, and Paul Jennings.

Senior Recital:

Amber Stowers, Soprano

Friday, February 24

7:30 p.m.

Pearce Auditorium

Amber Stowers, soprano, will perform various vocal selections featuring arias and art songs by Mozart and American composers Aaron Copland and Douglas Moore.

Senior Recital:

Shelby Cody, Soprano

Friday, March 10

7:30 p.m.

Pearce Auditorium

This senior recital will showcase ingénue operatic arias, as well as traditional art song repertoire.

Leaptrott Trio

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2:30 p.m.

St. Benedict’s Episcopal Church, 2160 Cooper Lake Rd. SE, Symrna, GA

This concert is jointly sponsored by Brenau University’s Department of Music and the Atlanta Alumni Chapter of Mu Phi Epsilon, national music honor fraternity. The Leaptrott Trio includes Kenn Wagner, Charae Krueger, and Ben Leaptrott. Kenn Wagner is first violinist with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. Charae Krueger is principal cello with the Atlanta Opera Orchestra and the Atlanta Ballet Orchestra. Ben Leaptrott is a highly sought-after collaborative pianist in and around Atlanta, as well as having served as an assistant professor of music at Brenau University.

Concert Connecting Cultures . . .

Our Hope, Our Humanity

Tuesday, March 14Vocal Chamber Ensemble In Praise of Music

7:30 p.m.

John S. Burd Center for the Performing Arts Atrium

The Vocal Chamber Ensemble presents a program of choral music featuring songs of hope for our world. Bobby Ivey, director.




Concert Connecting Cultures . . .

He’s Got the Whole World in His Hands

Brenau University Gospel Choir concert (AJ Reynolds/Brenau University)

Monday, March 20

7:30 p.m.

John S. Burd Center for the Performing Arts, Hosch Theatre

Gospel Choir concert featuring spiritual songs from many lands. Portia Burns, director.

Junior Recital:

David Markwith, Trombone

Friday, March 31

7:30 p.m.

Pearce Auditorium

The repertoire featured in this instrumental recital includes compositions by Alexandre Guilmant, Benedetto Marcello, and George Telemann.

Concert Connecting Cultures . . .

Spectrum Winds and

Honors Il Portale Musicale

Tuesday, April 4Spectrum Winds Picture

7:30 p.m.

Pearce Auditorium

Students thinking globally.

Concert Connecting Cultures . . .

Get Your Passport Ready!

'A Holiday Concert'Monday, April 10

7:30 p.m.

Pearce Auditorium

Spectrum Singers and Vocal Chamber Ensemble will delight the audience with a variety of songs from around the world. Bobby Ivey, director.

Brenau Music Quote


General inquiries:, (770) 534-6299 or (800) 252-5119 | Admissions:, (770) 534-6100 or (800) 252-5119 ext. 6100