YSU Octubafest brings instrument from back of orchestra to front

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Youngstown State is holding its own October festivities but with a bit more music.

The Dana School of Music held an Octubafest music recital Monday night in Bliss Hall.

The university said it’s a fun way to celebrate the instruments people usually don’t see because they’re in the back of the orchestra.

There will be five more Octubafest recitals throughout the month:Sunday, October 15

  • Senior Music Education Recital — Jacob Umbrazun

    • Bliss Recital Hall, 1 p.m.

Tuesday, October 17

  • Faculty Recital — Dr. Brian Kiser and Jack Ciarniello

    • Bliss Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, October 18

  • Music at Noon — Tuba/Euphonium Recital

    • Butler Institute of American Art, 12:15 p.m.

Sunday, October 22

  • Senior Music Education Recital — Rebecca Shelton

    • St. John’s Episcopal Church on Wick Ave., 2:30 p.m.
  • Tuba/Euphonium Studio Recital

    • Bliss Recital Hall, 6 p.m.

The programs are free and open to the public.

For more information, visit the event on YSU’s website.


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