Archives for Music

Chris Brubeck’s Triple Play band to conclude Arts and Life Concert Series

March 15, 2017 | Music | The department of music will host Chris Brubeck’s Triple Play band on Thursday, March 23, at 7 p.m. in the Administration Auditorium, 915 East Market Ave., Searcy. The group is led by bassist, trombonist and pianist Brubeck and features versatile musicians Joel Brown on guitar and Peter Madcat Ruth playing harmonica, guitar, jaw harp and percussion. With all three
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Department of music presents free orchestra concert

Feb. 18, 2017 | Music | The University’s music department will present an orchestra concert at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21., in the Administration Auditorium. Under the direction of Dr. Michael Chance and featuring more than 40 members, the orchestra includes student musicians as well as Searcy community members. This will be the group’s first performance of the spring semester. The concert program includes Movement
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HU chorus to hold joint performance with Lipscomb University

Feb. 17, 2017 |Music | The Harding University Chorus will perform its first joint concert with Lipscomb University. The choruses will perform “Carmina Burana,” a 20th century work by Carl Orff. Two performances will take place — one at Lipscomb on Feb. 19 at 2.p.m. in the Collins Alumni Auditorium and a second at Harding on Feb. 26 at 2 p.m. in the Administration Auditorium.
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Women of the World to continue Arts and Life Concert Series

Feb. 14, 2017 | Music | The department of music will host the vocal quartet Women of the World on Thursday, Feb. 23, at 7 p.m. in the Administration Auditorium as part of its Arts and Life Concert Series. Women of the World is a Boston-based vocal quartet compromised of singers from Japan, India, Italy and Haiti. The performing artists include Ayumi Ueda, Annette Philip,
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Music department to host ‘An Evening with C.S. Lewis’

Feb. 3, 2017 | Music | The department of music will present David Payne in “An Evening with C.S. Lewis” as a part of its Arts and Life Concert Series on Monday, Feb. 6, at 7 p.m. in the Administration Auditorium. “An Evening with C.S. Lewis” is a theatrical experience based on the life and writings of Lewis. Payne portrays Lewis as hosting a group
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Department of music hosts “A Midwinter Night’s Melody: Piano music inspired by literature”

Jan. 25, 2017 | Music | The University’s department of music presented a special program Tuesday, Jan. 31, at 7 p.m. in Reynolds Recital Hall on campus. The program, “A Midwinter Night’s Melody,” was composed of piano music inspired by literature and lectures given by four University professors from various departments of the College of Arts and Humanities. Dr. Scott Carrell, associate music professor, collaborated
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Music department presents free holiday concerts

Nov. 29, 2016| Music | The Harding University Department of Music will host several free concerts in the next two weeks including the University Chorus, Jazz Band, Chamber Singers, Concert Choir, Belle Canto and Orchestra. Tuesday, Nov. 29, 7 p.m., Chorus, Administration Auditorium Repertoire includes American, Scottish and Finnish folksongs as well as arrangements by Bruckner, Buchenberg and Kirchner. The group will perform these pieces
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Music department welcomes Saint Louis Brass

Oct. 28, 2016 | Music | The department of music will host Saint Louis Brass on Monday, Nov. 7, in the Administration Auditorium at 7 p.m. Saint Louis Brass is the third performance of the University’s 2016-17 Arts and Life Concert Series. Saint Louis Brass is one of the longest standing brass quintets in the U.S. The group, originally formed by members of the St.
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Tatianna Mann continues Arts and Life Concert Series

Oct. 3, 2016 | Music | The department of music will host pianist Tatiana R. Mann on Tuesday, Oct. 11 at 7 p.m. in the Administration Auditorium. Mann is the second performer in the University’s 2016-17 Arts and Life Concert Series. Mann has traveled across North America, Europe and Australia as a soloist and recitalist. She routinely performs with the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, and her
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Don Ross to kick off Arts and Life Concert Series

Sept. 14, 2016 | Music | The department of music will host guitarist Don Ross on Thursday, Sept. 22, as the first performer in the Arts and Life Concert Series. Ross will perform at 7 p.m. in the Administration Auditorium. After studying composition, electronic music and sound recording at Toronto’s York University, Ross won the U.S. National Fingerstyle Guitar Championship in 1988. In 1996, Ross
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