Music blog

  • Graduate Student Wins Conducting Award

    March 25, 2013

    Mark Woodcock, a graduate student pursuing the MA in music, is the recipient of the 2013 Robert Fountain Memorial Honorarium from the Macro Analysis Creative Research Organization (MACRO). The award is given to promising music students who are entering the field of music performance or conducting, and is given in memory of Dr. Robert Fountain, […]

  • Chamber Orchestra Kremlin Performs Guest Concert

    March 18, 2013

    Truman’s 2012-2013 Kohlenberg Lyceum Series will culminate with the Chamber Orchestra Kremlin at 7:30 p.m. March 27 in Baldwin Hall Auditorium. Chamber Orchestra Kremlin, founded and led by Misha Rachlevsky, has earned national and international recognition as one of Russia’s leading ensembles. The ensemble is comprised of some of Russia’s most talented young string musicians. […]

  • Truman Faculty Trio to Perform Guest Artist Recitals

    March 8, 2013

    Dr. Jesse Krebs (clarinet), Dr. Brian Kubin (cello) and Dr. Ilia Radoslavov (piano) will be going on a performance tour March 11-12 during Truman’s midterm break.  They will be presenting guest artist master classes and recitals at the University of Northern Iowa (Cedar Falls, IA) on Monday and Winona State University (Winona, MN) on Tuesday.  […]

  • Saxophone Professor Goes on Tour

    March 7, 2013

    José A. Zayas Cabán, Professor of Saxophone, will be touring the Midwest and Central America. Mr. Zayas Cabán is performing with the UIowa Saxophone Quartet in the Chicago area March 8, 2013. The quartet recently performed at Dordt College in Sioux Center, IA and University of Iowa in Iowa City, IA. The quartet members are Kenneth Tse, […]

  • 45th Annual Truman JazzFest This Weekend

    February 20, 2013

    For almost a half-century, the Phi Mu Alpha chapter at Truman has been bringing world-class jazz artists to Kirksville.  This weekend’s festival features pianist Ethan Iverson of The Bad Plus, one of the best-known jazz groups currently in existence.  The festival also features high school and middle school jazz groups from around the state (and […]

  • 30th Annual Truman Piano Festival

    February 4, 2013

    The 30th Annual Truman Piano Festival will be held on Friday, Feb. 15th and Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013 in Ophelia Parrish Performance Hall on the campus of Truman State University.  This year’s featured Guest Artist is Dr. Nicholas Roth.  At 8:00 p.m., Feb. 15th, he will perform a solo recital that features works by Beethoven, […]

  • Recent Music Student Accomplishments

    Truman music student Jon Ginder won First Place in the young artist division of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) National Composition Competition. For winning the competition, Ginder will receive $3,000 from the MTNA Foundation Fund and his composition, “Large Angry Chickens,” will be performed at the MTNA National Conference March 9-13 in Anaheim, Calif., […]

  • Saxophone Quartet Goes on Tour

    January 7, 2013

    The Auftakt Four Saxophone Quartet, a group of Truman saxophone majors, will be going on a performance tour this spring semester. Its current members are Joel Fischer on Soprano Saxophone, Victoria Simkins on Alto Saxophone, Olivia Wikle on Tenor Saxophone and Shelley Washington on Baritone Saxophone. They will be performing in High Schools throughout Missouri […]

  • The Last Lecture Series Features Music Professor

    December 3, 2012

    The Last Lecture is an event featuring two outstanding professors who will share stories and reflections on their personal and professional lives. The lectures will focus on issues that these faculty choose based on the following premise: “If you knew this was the last lecture you would ever give to an audience of students, what […]

  • Music Study Abroad Opportunity in London

    This summer, Truman students will have the opportunity to join students from other institutions to explore London and Liverpool through the Missouri London study abroad program. While abroad, students may earn credit, of which they can choose to apply to their JINS or Aesthetic modes. Dr. Gregory Jones, professor of music, will be offering his […]

  • Page 10 of 20« First...89101112...20...Last »