Joanne and Bill Church West Circle Series

Join us for the eighth annual West Circle Series featuring the many musical faces of some of the world’s most important composers.

2018/2019 Season Performances


The Last of the German Romantics, Richard Strauss
10/15 Monday, 7:30 p.m.
Fairchild Theatre, MSU Auditorium 

An influential conductor as well as composer, Richard Strauss expanded the Romantic palette with daring harmonic exploration, ushering German romanticism into the 20th century.

Generously sponsored by Byron and Dee Cook.


“Tonight,” a Tribute to Leonard Bernstein
11/5 Monday, 7:30 p.m.
Fairchild Theatre, MSU Auditorium 

Celebrating 100 years of America’s Renaissance man.

Generously sponsored by Mike and Midge Morrow.


Happy Birthday Mozart!
1/28 Monday, 7:30 p.m.
Fairchild Theatre, MSU Auditorium 

West Circle Series invites you to our ninth annual celebration of Mozart’s birthday. Join the celebration with a concert and birthday goodies!

Generously sponsored by Martha L. and John R. Brick.


The King of Song, Franz Schubert
4/1 Monday, 7:30 p.m.
Fairchild Theatre, MSU Auditorium 

Recognized today as the beloved composer of over 500 songs, in his lifetime Schubert had only one public performance of his works in the year he died, 1828.

Generously sponsored by Beth and the late Dr. Milton Muelder.