Music Program

Each academic year, the Department of Music presents more than 100 public concerts, including performances in the Faculty Artist Series, Guest Artist Series, concerts by large and small ensembles, and student recitals. Most performances take place in the beautiful 287-seat Carol A. Carter Recital Hall in the Foy Building. The Department’s performing ensembles include the Georgia Southern Symphony, Southern Chorale, University Singers, Southern Pride Marching Band, Symphonic Wind Ensemble, Wind Symphony, Jazz Band, and Georgia Southern Opera, as well as chamber ensembles such as the Percussion Ensemble, Southern Saxophones, Mello-Cello-Fellowship, and many others. Individual students perform in graduation, junior, senior, and graduate solo recitals. Information about the Department of Music, including the Concert Calendar, is available from the departmental office (912) 478-5396 or the Department of Music web page at