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Upcoming Events


Julia Mortyakova

MUW Music Presents: Faculty and Student Recital
Date: Saturday, January 14, 2017, noon
Location: Shandon United Methodist Church, Columbia, SC
Admission: Free

Duo Recital with Valentin Bogdan
Chaminade Club of Jackson
Date: Wednesday, February 1, 2017, 3:00 p.m.
Location: Municipal Arts Gallery, Jackson, MS
Admission: Free

Valentin Bogdan’s Metamorphosis IV for Piano Duo (with composer)
College Music Society Southern Regional Conference
Date: February 23-25, 2017
Location: Austin-Peay State University, Clarksville, TN
More information: http://www.music.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=570:so-overview&catid=93&Itemid=2364

Music by Women Festival
Artistic Director and Performer
Performing duo piano works by Cecile Chaminade and Olga Harris with Valentin Bogdan
Date: March 3-4, 2017
Location: Connie Sills Kossen, Poindexter Hall, Mississippi University for Women
More information: http://www.muw.edu/musicbywomen

MSC NMWA Artist Showcase Recital featuring works by Women Composers
Date: Tuesday, March 7, 2017 2:00 p.m.
Location: Connie Sills Kossen, Poindexter Hall, Mississippi University for Women

Faculty Duo Piano Recital with Valentin Bogdan
Date: Tuesday 21, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Location: Connie Sills Kossen, Poindexter Hall, Mississippi University for Women
Admission: Free

Olga Harris’ Variations on the Theme “Dark Eyes” for Duo Piano with Valentin Bogdan
College Music Society Rocky Mountain Regional Conference
Date: March 25, 2017
Location: Eastern New Mexico University, Portales, New Mexico
More information: http://www.music.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1082:rm-overview&catid=114&Itemid=2362

Ellis Duo Piano Competition
Date: Saturday, April 1, 2017
Location: Belhaven University, Jackson,MS

Duo Piano Recital with Valentin Bogdan
Opening Recital for the Hefner HBCU Piano Competition
Date: Friday, April 7, 2017, 7:00 p.m.
Location:Tennessee State University, Nasvhille, TN
Admission: Free

Past Events


“Preparing Students for their First Recitals” Session
Mississippi Music Teachers (MTNA) State Conference
Date: Saturday, November 5. 8:30 a.m.
Location: Delta State University, Cleveland, MS
More info: http://msmusicteachers.org/conference.php

“Existential Piano Teacher” research presentation
MUW Senior Faculty Symposium
Date: Thursday, October 27, 2016, 5:30 p.m.
Location: Art and Design Building Auditorium – Mississippi University for Women
Admission: free

NACUSA New Music Concert
Date: Saturday, October 15, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
Location: Hulsey Recital Hall, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama
Admission: free
More information: https://www.uab.edu/cas/music/event-calendar

Guest Artist Series
Duo Piano Recital
Valentin Bogdan and Julia Mortyakova
Date: Tuesday, October 11, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
Location: Scaeffer Auditorium,Kutztown University, Kutztown, PA
More information: http://calendar.kutztown.edu/mobile/mobiledetail.aspx?iid=19922

Guest Artist Series
Duo Piano Recital
Valentin Bogdan and Julia Mortyakova
Date: Saturday, October 8, 2016, 7:00 p.m.
Location: St. Joseph’s Church, Maplewood, New Jersey
Admission: free

Guest Artist Series
Duo Piano Recital
Valentin Bogdan and Julia Mortyakova
Date: Saturday, October 8, 2016, 7:00 p.m.
Location: St. Joseph’s Church, Maplewood, New Jersey
Admission: free

NACUSA New Music Concert
Date: Sunday, October 2, 2016, 2:00 p.m.
Location: Connie Sills Kossen, Poindexter Hall, Mississippi University for Women
More information: http://www.muw.edu/as/music/events/137-as/139-music/9046-national-association-of-composers-usa

Concerto Soloist, Piano Concerto No. 2 by Olga Harris
Starkville Symphony Orchestra
Barry Kopetz, Conductor
Date: Friday, September 16, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
Location: Rent Auditorium, Mississippi University for Women, Columbus, MS

Concerto Soloist, Piano Concerto No. 2 by Olga Harris
Assisi Performing Arts Festival Orchestra
Rodney Ackmann, conductor
Date: Thursday, July 14, 2016
Location: Assisi, Italy

Solo piano recital
Featuring pianists Julia Mortyakova and Valentin Bogdan
Assisi Performing Arts Festival
Date: Tuesday, July 5, 2016
Location: Assisi, Italy
Location: Sala San Paolo, Assisi, Italy
Admission: Free

Classical and Modern
A special concert for
Mississippi Governor’s School participants
Date:Thursday, June 9, 2016
Location: Mississippi University for Women, Columbus, MS
Poindexter Hall, Connie Sills Kossen Auditorium

2016 NACUSA National Conference
Performance of Valentin Bogdan’s “Metamorphosis IV” for 2 pianos
Date: May 20, 2016
Location: University of Tennessee, Knoxville

NACUSA New Music Concert
Performance of works by Olga Harris and Valentin Bogdan
Date: Sunday, April 24, 3:00 p.m.
Location: Louisiana Tech Recital Hall, Ruston, LA

Faculty Solo Piano Recital
Date: Tuesday, April 12, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
Location: Mississippi University for Women, Columbus, MS
Poindexter Hall, Connie Sills Kossen Auditorium
Admission:Free
More information:  http://www.muw.edu/as/music/events

Guest Artist Masterclass
Julia Mortyakova, piano
Date: Sunday, April 10, 2016 1:00 p.m.
Location: Marsh Auditorium,
University of Southern Mississippi
Admission: Free
More information: http://www.usm.edu/calendar/1-2016/guest-artist-masterclass-julia-mortyakova-piano

Guest Artist Recital
Julia Mortyakova, solo piano
Date: Saturday, April 9, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
Location: Marsh Auditorium
University of Southern Mississippi
Admission: Free
More information: http://www.usm.edu/calendar/1-2016/guest-artist-recital-series-presents-julia-mortyakova-piano

 

“The Artist and Administrator,” paper
“The Look: Applying Existential Philosophy of Jean-Paul Sartre to Performance and Stage Fright,” paper
2016 College Music Society Northeast Regional Conference
Date: March 18-19, 2016
Location: Kutztown University, Kutztown, PA
More information: http://www.music.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=698:ne-overview&catid=110&Itemid=854 or http://www.music.org/pdf/conf/reg/ne/2016schedule.pdf

“The Artist and Administrator,” paper
“The Look: Applying Existential Philosophy of Jean-Paul Sartre to Performance and Stage Fright,” paper
Performance of Valentin Bogdan’s “Metamorphosis IV” for two pianos
2016 College Music Society South Central Regional Conference
Date: March 17-19, 2016
Location: Midwestern State University, Wichita Fall, TX
More information: http://www.music.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=680&Itemid=841

Guest Artist Recital
Dr. Julia Mortyakova, piano
Date: Tuesday, March 15, 2016, 6:30 p.m.
Location: Barbara Vagham Recital Hall, FIne Arts Center South Carolina State University
Orangeburg, SC
Admission: Free

Solo Piano Recital as part of Music Marathon Day
Women Composers Festival of Hartford
Date: Saturday, March 12, 2016, 10:30 a.m.
Location: Charter Oak Cultural Center, Hartford, CT
More information and admission: http://womencomposersfestivalhartford.com/2016-festival/ and
http://womencomposersfestivalhartford.com/music-marathon/

Guest Artist Recital
Dr. Julia Mortyakova, piano
Date: Thursday, March 10, 2016, 7:00 p.m.
Location: E.T. Goins Recital Hall Tennessee State University
Nashville, TN
Admission: Free
More information: http://cbms.tnstate.edu/MasterCalendar/EventDetails.aspx?data=hHr80o3M7J7K6XvLy7WK83fs%2bxhn%2f5uvZw%2fzyWdm%2bNItkWJwnnsuNPAQ3CMOfVi4

Solo Piano Recital at the Chaminade Club of Jackson
Date: Wednesday, March 2, 2016, 3:00 p.m.
Location: Municipal Arts Gallery, Jackson, MS
Admission: Free

Performance of Olga Harris’ “Rhapsody for Julia”
2016 College Music Society Southern Regional Conference
Date:Saturday, February 20, 2016 1:30 p.m. Hill Recital Hall
Location: Birmingham-Southern College, Birmingham, AL
More information: http://www.music.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=570:so-overview&catid=93&Itemid=687

NACUSA New Music Concert
Date: Saturday, February 6, 2016, 3:00 p.m.
Location: Mississippi University for Women, Columbus, MS
Poindexter Hall, Connie Sills Kossen Auditorium
Admission: Free
More information:  http://www.muw.edu/as/music/events

Recital
Date: Friday, November 13, 2015 at 11:00 a.m.
Location: Hinds Community College, Raymond, MS
Reeves Hall
Admission: Free

Mississippi Music Teachers State Conference
Commissioned work by Valentin Bogdan

Date: Friday, November 6, 2015, 5:30 p.m.
Location: Mississippi College, Jackson, MS
Admission: Free
More information: http://msmusicteachers.org/conference.php

NACUSA New Music Concert
Date: Saturday, October 17, 2015, 3:00 p.m.
Location: Mississippi University for Women, Columbus, MS
Poindexter Hall, Connie Sills Kossen Auditorium
Admission: Free
More information:  http://www.muw.edu/as/music/events

NACUSA New Music Concert
Date: Sunday, October 11, 2015, 3:00 p.m.
Location: Tennessee State University, Nashville, TN
Performing Arts Center, E.T. Goins Recital Hall
Admission: Free

Saint-Saens Carnival of the Animals
Featuring Pianists Julia Mortyakova and Valentin Bogdan
with Starkville Symphony Orchestra

Date: Friday, September 18, 2015, 7:30 p.m.
Location: Rent Auditorium, Mississippi University for Women, Columbus, MS
Admission: TBD
More information: http://columbus-arts.org/events/ or  http://www.muw.edu/as/music/events

Pianists Julia Mortyakova and Valentin Bogdan
Two Piano Recital
Featuring Saint-Saens Carnival of the Animals
with Assisi Performing Arts Chamber Orchestra
Date: Thursday, July 9, 2015, 5:30 p.m.
Location: Sala San Paolo, Assisi, Italy
Admission: Free

Solo Piano Recital
Featuring Pianists Julia Mortyakova and Valentin Bogdan
Assisi Performing Arts

Date: Sunday, July 12, 2015, 9:00 p.m.
Location: Sala San Paolo, Assisi, Italy
Admission: Free

Mortyakova/ Bogdan Piano Duo-
Convention Artists – Recital
Mississippi Federated Music Clubs State Convention
Date: Saturday, April 25, 2015
Location: Mississippi University for Women, Columbus, MS
Poindexter Hall, Connie Sills Kossen Auditorium

NACUSA New Music Concert
Date: Saturday, April 3, 2015, 3:00 pm
Location: Mississippi University for Women, Columbus, MS
Poindexter Hall, Connie Sills Kossen Auditorium
Admission: Free

Recital
Chaminade Music Club of Jackson
Date: Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 3:00 pm
Location: Municipal Art Gallery, Jackson, MS
Admission: Free

MUW Music Faculty Homecoming Recital
Date: Friday, March 27, 2015, 7:30 pm
Location: Mississippi University for Women, Columbus, MS
Poindexter Hall, Connie Sills Kossen Auditorium
Admission: Free

Mortyakova/ Bogdan Piano Duo-
A Viennese Soiree with Pianists Julia Mortyakova and Valentin Bogdan
Date: Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 7:30 pm
Location: The University of Michigan, Dearborn, MI
The Henry Ford Estate-Fair Lane
Admission: Regular Admission $15.00, Senior Citizen $14.00, Student $9.00(K-12/College & University)
(For ticket information call 313-593-5330 – Tickets may be purchased at the door one half hour before performance)
http://flmg.umd.umich.edu/

College Music Society South Central Conference
Paper – The Intrinsic Value of Performance
Date: Friday, March 13, 2015,  2:30 p.m.
Location: Northeastern State University, Tahlequah, OK

2015 Women Composers Festival of Hartford
Piano Recital featuring new music
Date: Sunday, March 8, 2015 2:00 p.m.
Location: Christ Church Cathedral, 45 Church Street, Hartford, CT
Admission: General $18.02; Seniors/Students/Music Educators $3.80

2015 Women Composers Festival of Hartford WC Forum
Lecture Recital on the Music of Cecile Chaminade
Date: Saturday, March 7, 2015, 9:30 a.m.
Location: Charter Oak Cultural Center, Hartford, CT
Admission: Single Forum Event $3.80; All Forum Events $13.28

College Music Society Southern Regional Conference
Composers Concert
Date: Thursday, February 19, 2015 7:30 pm
Location: Mississippi University for Women, Columbus, MS
Poindexter Hall, Connie Sills Kossen Auditorium
Admission: Free

College Music Society Southern Regional Conference
Composers Concert
Date: Friday, February 20, 2015, 7:30 pm
Location: Mississippi University for Women, Columbus, MS
Poindexter Hall, Connie Sills Kossen Auditorium
Admission: Free

College Music Society Southern Regional Conference
Performers/Composers Concert
Date: Saturday, February 21, 2015, 2:00 pm
Location: Mississippi University for Women, Columbus, MS
Poindexter Hall, Connie Sills Kossen Auditorium
Admission: Free

NACUSA New Music Concert
National Association of Composers USA National Conference
Date: Friday, November 14, 2014 at 8:00 pm
Location: Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
Admission: Free

W Duo Piano Recital
Julia Mortyakova and Valentin Bogdan
Hosted by: Vicksburg Music Teachers Association
Date: Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 11:00 am
Location: Frist Presbyterian Church, Vicksburg, MS
Admission: Free

Gordy Honors Forum Series 
Lecture/Performance  “The Hidden Gems of Classical Music: Women Composers”
Date:  Thursday, November 6, 2014, 6 pm
Location: Mississippi University for Women, Columbus, MS
Connie Sills Kossen Auditorium, Poindexter Hall
Admission: Free

Mississippi Music Teachers State Conference
Lecture/Recital
“In Her Shoes” – works by women composers
Date: Saturday, October 31, 2014 at 3:00 pm
Location: University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS

Gildea String Symposium
Starkville/MSU Symphony Orchestra
Dr. Michael Brown, conductor
Performance of the Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor, by Camille Saint-Saens
Date:   Saturday, October 18th, 2014, 7:30 pm
Location: Mississippi University for Women, Columbus, MS, Rent Auditorium
Admission:  Free

NACUSA New Music Conscert
Tennessee State University Symphony
Deidre Emerson, Conductor
Performance of the Olga Harris Piano Concerto
Date: Sunday, October 12, 2014 at 2:00 pm
Location: Tennessee State University, Nashville, TN
Performing Arts Center
Admission: Free

Young Artists Seminar
You Do What?: Career Development for Musicians (Presentation)
Date: Thursday Oct. 9, 7:00-9:00 pm
Location:Neighborhood Academy of Music – 112 Butternut Ln, Clayton, NC 27520
Admission: Free and open to the public
more info: http://www.claytonpianofestival.org/young-artists/

Clayton Piano Festival
Solo Piano Recital
“In Her Shoes” – works by women composers
Date: Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 7 pm
Location: Clayton, NC
The Historic Wagner House
Admission: Tickets $20
For tickets call 919-271-6398
More info: http://www.claytonpianofestival.org

Solo Piano Recital
Date: Monday, October 6, 2014 at 7:30 pm
Location: Meredith College, Raleigh, NC
Carswell Recital Hall
Admission: Free


NACUSA New Music Concert
Date: Saturday, September 6th, 2014 at 3 pm
Location: Mississippi University for Women, Columbus MS, Connie Sills Kossen Auditorium, Poindexter Hall
Admission:  Free

Assisi Festival Orchestra
Gregory Scime, conductor
Performance of the Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor, by Camille Saint-Saens
Date: Wednesday, July 9th, 2014 at 9PM
Location: Assisi, Italy
Admission:  Free

Assisi Performing Arts presents:
Duo Piano Recital  with Valentin Bogdan
Date: Tuesday, July 8th, 2014 at 5 pm
Location: Assisi, Italy
Admission: Free