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Special Events

September 25, 2017, 7 PM: Kick-Off Concert (Missouri Theatre)

April 7-9, 2018: Alumni Centennial Weekend - Click here to register by February 15, 2018. Please submit a separate form for each alumnus.

April 9, 2018, 7 PM: Chancellor's Arts Showcase (Missouri Theatre)

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Alumni Centennial Weekend Schedule and Registration

Click here to register by February 15, 2018. Please submit a separate form for each alumnus. 

Saturday, April 7
12:00 PM-2:00 PM   Registration and Alumni Welcome - Lunch Buffet (Reynolds Alumni Center)
3:00 PM-4:30 PM     Alumni Ensemble Reading Sessions (band, choir, strings, jazz)
Dinner is on your own. Explore a new Columbia eatery or return to an old favorite!

6:15 PM                   Alumni Steel Pan Ensemble Pre-Concert Performance in Missouri Theater lobby
7:00 PM                   Faculty/Alumni Concert (Missouri Theatre)
8:30 PM                   Music Fraternity Gatherings

Sunday, April 8
2:00 PM-3:30 PM    Faculty Open Houses 
3:30 PM                  Ground Breaking for New Building
4:00 PM-6:00 PM   Centennial Reception Honoring Emeritus Faculty and Administrators (Reynolds Alumni Center)
7:00 PM                  “We Always Swing”® Jazz Series Concert featuring Anat Cohen* (Missouri Theatre)

Monday, April 9
Visit School of Music Centennial Exhibits at Ellis Library, Reynolds Alumni Center, and the MU Student Center (on display throughout the weekend during regular hours)
10:00 AM               Q&A with School of Music Director, Dr. Julia Gaines
Visit School of Music Classes and Rehearsals
 3:00 PM                Campus Tour
 7:00 PM               Chancellor’s Arts Showcase  - Celebrating 100 Years ** (Missouri Theatre)

*Discounted jazz concert tickets for SoM Alumni can be purchased by calling 573-449-3009.
**Chancellor’s Showcase tickets may be purchased for $10 at the door.

Please submit your registration payment by February 15, 2018 in one of the following ways: 
By phone (credit card): 573-882-2606
In person (cash, check, or credit card): 140 Fine Arts Building, Columbia, MO
By mail (check ONLY): MU School of Music/Centennial, 140 Fine Arts Building, Columbia, MO 65211
Please make checks payable to MU School of Music.



For your convenience, room blocks have been held at several Columbia hotels.
Hampton Inn & Suites (at the University of Missouri)
1225 Fellow’s Place Boulevard, Columbia, MO • (573) 214-2222
Click here to make reservations online.
Please reference “SOM” when making reservations. 
Reservations deadline: March 6, 2018

Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center
2601 S. Providence Rd., Columbia, MO • (573) 442-6400
Please reference “Missouri School of Music” when making reservations.
Reservations deadline: March 8, 2018

The Broadway Columbia (a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel) 
1111 E. Broadway, Columbia, MO • (573) 875-7000
Please reference “MUC” when making reservations.
Reservations deadline: March 7, 2018