Music Events

Simpson University Music Department Events

All concerts are held at the Simpson University James M. Grant Student Life Center unless otherwise noted. Many of the concerts are free, however donations are always accepted and appreciated. Your donations go to support the arts at Simpson University* which benefit the community.
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For more info about Simpson University music events and concerts, please call (530) 226-4507.

  • Upcoming Concerts

    Fall 2017

    Chorale Reformation Concert
    Friday, Oct. 27 @ 7:30 p.m.
    James M. Grant Student Life Center
    Admission: $10 General, $8 Seniors, $5 Students w/ ID
    Simpson University staff and students are Free
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    SSO Concert – Revenge and Reformation
    Saturday, Oct. 28 @ 7:30 p.m.
    Shasta College Theater
    Admission: $10 General, $8 Seniors, $5 Students
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    Percussion and Faculty Jazz Ensemble
    Wednesday, Nov. 8 @ 7 p.m.
    James M. Grant Student Life Center
    Admission: FREE

    Christmas Concert – Festival of Christmas
    Sunday, Dec. 3 @ 3 p.m.
    James M. Grant Student Life Center
    Admission: $10 General, $8 Seniors, $5 Students

    Student Recitals
    Wednesday, Dec. 6 @ 3 p.m.
    James M. Grant Student Life Center
    Admission: FREE

    James Miller Senior Recital
    Saturday, Dec. 9 @ 4 p.m.
    St. Luke's Anglican Church
    Admission: FREE

    Spring 2018

    The Music of Dan Pinkston Concert
    Friday, Jan. 19 @ 7:30 p.m.
    All Saints Episcopal Church
    Admission: $12 General, $10 Seniors and Students
    Tickets sold at the door

    SSO Concert – Winter Concert
    Saturday, Feb. 10 @ 7:30 p.m.
    Shasta College Theater
    Admission: $10 General, $8 Seniors, $5 Students
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    Noah Wang Student Recital
    Friday, Feb. 16
    Time and Location TBA
    Admission: FREE

    Faculty Concert – Percussion of Dwayne Corbin
    Sunday, Feb. 18 @ 3 p.m.
    Shasta College Theater
    Admission: $12 General, $10 Seniors, $5 Students
    Tickets sold at the door

    Melissa Muffley Student Recital
    Saturday, March 10
    Time and Location TBA
    Admission: FREE

    Choral Fundraiser Concert
    Friday, March 16 @ 7 p.m.
    James M. Grant Student Life Center
    Admission: $12 General, $10 Seniors, $5 Students

    Percussion Ensemble Concert
    Wednesday, March 21 @ 7 p.m.
    James M. Grant Student Life Center
    Admission: FREE

    Amy Pollard Student Recital
    Sunday, April 8 @ 7 p.m.
    James M. Grant Student Life Center
    Admission: FREE

    SSO and Choir Concert – Carmina Burana
    Saturday, April 21 @ 7:30 p.m.
    Shasta College Theater
    Admission: $10 General, $8 Seniors, $5 Students
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    SSO and Choir Concert – Carmina Burana
    Sunday, April 22 @ 3 p.m.
    Shasta College Theater
    Admission: $10 General, $8 Seniors, $5 Students
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    All concerts are held in the Grant Student Life Center unless otherwise noted.

  • Past Concerts
    • Fall 2017 Concerts

      Shasta Symphony Orchestra (SSO) – Symphony on the Beach
      Saturday, Aug. 26 @ 7:30p.m.

    • Spring 2017 Concerts

      Simpson Music Department Faculty Concert
      Friday, Jan 13 @ 7 p.m.

      SSO Concert
      Saturday, Feb 11 @ 7:30 p.m.

      Jane Liang Senior Recital
      Saturday, Feb 25 @ 7:30 p.m.

      Sarah Meng Senior Recital
      Sunday, Feb 26 @ 10:30 a.m.

      Chorale Worship Concert Featuring Kristene DiMarco
      Friday, Mar 3 @ 7:30 p.m.

      Abigial Ridpath Senior Recital
      Saturday, Mar 11 @ 2 p.m.

      Brianna Tateishi Recital
      Saturday, Mar 11 @ 7:30 p.m.

      Chamber Ensembles Concert
      Wednesday, Mar 15 @ 7 p.m.

      Chorale & TRS Spring Concert: Weaverville
      Sunday, Apr 2 @ 3 p.m.

      Chorale & TRS Spring Concert: Redding
      Friday, Apr 7 @ 7:30 p.m.

      Jazz Concert & Dessert
      Saturday, Apr. 8 @ 8 p.m.

      Student Afternoon Recital
      Wednesday, Apr 19 @ 3 p.m.

      Percussion Ensemble Concert
      Wednesday, Apr 19 @ 7 p.m.

      Student Evening Recital
      Thursday, Apr 20 @ 7 p.m.

      SSO Concert
      Saturday, Apr 22 @ 7:30 p.m.
      Sunday, Apr 23 @ 3 p.m.
      Shasta College Theater

    • Fall 2016 Concerts

      Faculty Concert
      Electronic Music Show
      Saturday, Sept 30 @ 7:30 p.m.

      Hannah Ferguson Senior Worship Project
      Saturday, Oct 15 @ 7 p.m.

      Handbell Festival
      Friday & Sat. Oct 21-22
      Concert on Saturday, Oct 22 @ 4:30 p.m.

      Chorale & TRS Concert
      “Music, When Soft Voices Die”
      Sunday, Oct 23 @ 3 p.m.

      Shasta Symphony Orchestra (SSO) Concert
      Saturday, Oct 29
      Family Concert @ 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
      Formal Concert @ 7:30 p.m.
      “From Tragedy to Triumph"

      Ensembles Concert
      Wednesday, Nov 16 @ 7 p.m.

      James Miller Junior Recital
      Friday, Nov 18 @ 7 p.m.

      TRS & Chorale Concert
      Sunday, Nov 20 @ 3 p.m.

      Christmas Concert
      “Ceremony of Carols”
      Sunday, Dec. 4 @ 3 p.m.

      Student Afternoon Recital
      Wednesday, Dec. 7 @ 3 p.m.

      Student Evening Recital
      Thursday, Dec 8 @ 7 p.m.

      Jazz Concert & Dessert
      Friday, Dec 9 @ 8 p.m.

    • Spring 2016 Concerts
      Skyler Harbour Junior Guitar Recital

      Monday, Feb 1 @ 6 p.m.

      SSO Concert - “Friday Night at the Symphony”

      Friday, Feb 19 @ 7:30 p.m.

      Drew Ronning Senior Composition Recital

      Saturday, Feb 20 @ 7 p.m.

      Emily Thao Senior Worship Project

      Saturday, Mar 12 @ 7:30 p.m.

      Chamber Ensembles Concert

      Wednesday, Mar 16 @ 7 p.m.

      Abigail Ridpath Junior Voice Recital

      Sunday, Mar 20 at 4 p.m.

      Handel's “Messiah” The Easter Portion

      Friday, Apr 8 @ 7:30 p.m.

      Chorale and TRS Spring Concert: Weaverville - Handel's "Messiah"

      Sunday, Apr 10 @ 3 p.m.

      SSO Concert - “A Century of Vision”

      Saturday, Apr 16 @ 7:30 p.m.
      Sunday, Apr 17 @ 3 p.m.

      Student Afternoon Recital

      Wednesday, Apr 20 @ 3 p.m.

      Student Evening Recital

      Thursday, Apr 21 @ 7 p.m.

      Jazz Concert & Dessert

      Saturday, Apr. 23 @ 8 p.m.

    • Fall 2015 Concerts
      Faculty Concert

      Saturday, Oct 3 @ 7:30 p.m.

      Chorale & TRS Concert

      Sunday, Oct 25 @ 3 p.m.

      Handbell Festival, Oct. 30-31

      Concert: Oct 31 @ 4:30 p.m.

      Shasta Symphony Orchestra (SSO) Concert

      Sunday, Nov 1 @ 3 p.m.

      Jazz Concert & Dinner

      Saturday, Nov 7 @ 5:30 p.m.

      Ensembles Concert

      Wednesday, Nov 18 @ 7 p.m.

      TRS & Chorale Concert

      Friday, Nov 20 @ 7:30 p.m.

      Kong Yang Worship Project

      Saturday, Nov 21 @ 7:30 p.m.

      TRS & Chorale Concert

      Sunday, Nov 22 @ 3:15 p.m.

      Matt Contreras Composition Recital

      Sunday, Nov 22 @ 7:30 p.m.

      Christmas Concert

      Sunday, Dec. 6 @ 2 & 5 p.m.

      Student Afternoon Recital

      Wednesday, Dec. 9 @ 3 p.m.

      Andrea Sandoval Junior Recital

      Thursday, Dec 9 @ 5 p.m.

      Student Evening Recital

      Thursday, Dec 10 @ 7 p.m.

    • Spring 2015 Concerts
      Ross Hauck, tenor

      Date: Friday, Jan. 23, 2015

      SSO Winter Carnival

      Date: Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015

      The Musical Review

      Date: Friday, March 6, 2015

      Trinity Repertory Singers Concert

      Date: Sunday, March 8, 2015

      Music Department Prism Concert

      Date: Friday, April 10, 2015

    • Fall 2014 Concerts
      Shasta Symphony Chamber Orchestra Concert

      Date: Friday, Sept. 12

      Faculty Concert

      Date: Sunday, Sept. 28

      Cadillac Moon Ensemble

      Date: Friday, Oct. 17

      Fall Choir Concert

      Date: Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014

      Simpson University Annual Christmas Concert

      Date: Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014

    • Spring 2014 Concerts

      Atos Trio Concert Poster

      Faces of Love Concert Poster

       
      ATOS Trio

      Date: Sunday, February 9

      Shasta Symphony Concert - "The Joy of Youth"

      Date: Saturday, February 22

      Chorale Tour Fundraiser “Faces of Love”

      Date: Friday, February 28

      Chorale Tour, Bay Area

      Date: Saturday, March 1 - Tuesday, March 4

      Jazz Coffeehouse

      Date: Saturday, March 8

      Performance Prize Competition

      Date: Wednesday, March 12

      Ariana Monte Worship Project

      Date: Friday, March 28

      Handbell, Percussion Ensemble, and Chamber Winds Concert

      Date: Monday, March 31

      Shasta Symphony Concert - "Chichester Psalms"

      Date: Sunday, April 6

      Chorale Concert

      Date: Friday, April 11

      Handbell Concert - “Wondrous Love”

      Date: Saturday, April 12

      Ji Seok Kim Worship Project

      Date: Sunday, April 13

      Student Evening Recital

      Date: Tuesday, April 15

      Student Afternoon Recital

      Date: Wednesday, April 16

      Brianna Carlisle Worship Project

      Date: Friday, April 18

    • Fall 2013 Concerts

      A Chamber Music Concert Poster

      Fall 2013 Concert Series Poster

      2013 Faculty Concert Poster

      In His Spirit Concert Poster

      Fire and Ice Concert Poster

       
      Shasta Symphony Orchestra - A Chamber Music Concert

      Date: Friday, September 13

      Handbell Festival

      Date: Friday and Saturday, October 11-12

      Handbell Concert

      Date: Saturday, October 12

      Faculty Concert

      Date: Saturday, October 19

      Shasta Symphony "Fire and Ice" Concert

      Date: Saturday, November 2

      Jazz Coffee House

      Date: Monday, November 4

      Student Afternoon Recital

      Date: Wednesday, November 20

      Student Evening Recital and Chamber Winds Concert

      Date: Monday, November 25

      Christmas Concert

      Date: Sunday, December 8

    • Spring 2013 Concerts

      2013 Spring Concert Series Poster

      Pictures at an Exhibition Concert Poster

       
      Shasta Symphony Concert - "Pictures at an Exhibition"

      Date: Friday, March 1

      Jazz Coffeehouse

      Date: Saturday, March 9

      Ben Evans Junior Recital

      Date: Monday, March 11

      Handbell Concert

      Date: Sunday, March 17

      Percussion Ensemble & Chamber Winds Concert

      Date: Monday, March 18

      Performance Prize Competition

      Date: Wednesday, March 20

      Lauren Dillon's Senior Worship Service Project

      Date: Monday, April 8

      Chorale and Trinity Repertory Singers Concert - Brahms' Requiem"

      Date: Friday, April 12

      Shasta Symphony Concert - "Sunday Afternoon at the Movies"

      Date: Sunday, April 14

      Student Afternoon Recital

      Date: Wednesday, April 17

      Student Evening Recital

      Date: Thursday, April 18

    • Fall 2012 Concerts

      2012 Fall Concert Series Poster

      Redding’s 125th Anniversary Concert Poster

       
      Handbell Festival

      Date: Friday and Saturday, October 12-13

      Handbell Concert

      Date: Saturday, October 13

      Faculty Concert

      Date: Saturday, October 20

      Shasta Symphony "City of Redding's 125th Anniversary Celebration" Concert

      Date: Sunday, October 28

      Chorale and Trinity Repertory Singers Concert

      Date: Friday, November 9

      Jazz Coffee House

      Date: Monday, November 12

      Percussion Ensemble & Chamber Winds Concert

      Date: Monday, November 19

      Christmas Concert "For Unto Us..."

      Date: Sunday, December 2

      Student Afternoon Recital

      Date: Wednesday, December 5

      Student Evening Recital

      Date: Thursday, December 6

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