2019 Schedule

March 28th

6:00 PM: The Gatsby Gala
“The Gatsby Gala”, 1920’s inspired fashion show and exhibits Location: Mitchell Memorial Library Lobby


March 29th

9:00 AM: Tour of the Charles Templeton Collection: “Presenting the RCA music and sound machines”
hosted by Lynda Graham and Jeff Barnhart

 

10:00 AM: Group chat moderated by Jeff Barnhart with all of our performers
“The varying roads taken and choices made to find us here today.”

 

11:00 AM: Silent Films: “Billy Blazes Esq” (Harold Lloyd, 1919); “The Wild Engine” (Helen Holmes, 1915); “The Scarecrow” (Buster Keaton, 1920)
with Jeff Barnhart

 

12:00 PM: Lunch

 

1:30 PM: Seminar: “Influences in composition”
with Larisa Migachyov

 

2:45 PM: Seminar:  “Ben and Jerry”
with Dave Bennett

 

3:45 PM – 5:00 PM: Free time for performers

 

5:30 PM – 7:00 PM: Dinner (scheduled by hosts)

 

7:15 PM: Doors open for Concert
Location: McComas Hall

 

7:30 PM: Friday Night Concert: RAGtime SWINGS into ROCKtime!
Larisa Migachyov, Dave Bennett Jazz Trio
Quinlan Gray, Keyone Docher Award Recipient
Martin Spitznagel, Jerry Lee Lewis Tribute.

 

10:00 PM – 11:30 PM: Friday After-Hours
Location: Courtyard Marriott 100 Mercantile Street, Starkville, MS 39759, 662-338-3116


March 30th

9:00 AM: Charles Templeton Museum and Collection open for informal exploration
Location: Mitchell Memorial Library Charles Templeton Museum
Lynda Graham on hand for questions

 

10:00 AM: “Sheet music showcase: Covers, Music, Facts and Tidbits”
hosted by Chip Templeton
Location: Mitchell Memorial Library Charles Templeton Museum

 

11:00 AM: Seminar: “History of drumming from Ragtime to Swing”
with Hal Smith

 

12:00 PM: Lunch

 

1:30 PM: “Eubie and Me”
with Martin Spitznagel

 

2:45 PM: Group chat moderated by Jeff Barnhart with all of our performers
“Times they are a-changing: the future of the music AND the musicians”

 

3:45 PM – 7:00 PM: Free time and Dinner (Dinner at 5:30, arranged by hosts)

 

7:15 PM: Doors open for Concert
Location: McComas Hall Theater

 

7:30 PM: Saturday Night Concert: Saturday Night Concert: SWINGING from Rockin’ Rag to Ragged Rock
Martin Spitznagel, Dave Bennett Jazz Trio,
Larisa Migachyov, Jerry Lee Lewis Tribute
Location: McComas Hall Theater

 

10:00 PM – 11:30 PM: Saturday After-Hours
Location: Courtyard Marriott 100 Mercantile Street, Starkville, MS 39759, 662-338-3116