Archives for Music

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
Read More

Categories: Recent Events and University.

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
Read More

Categories: Recent Events and University.

Department of Music to host ‘VeggieTales’ music director

Sept. 13, 2016 | Music | The Department of Music will host a public reception for “VeggieTales” music director Kurt Heinecke on Thursday, Sept. 15, at 8 p.m. The reception will include a showing of “VeggieTales” clips, question and answer session, and refreshments. Heinecke will be a guest lecturer on campus for two days. During his stay, he will meet with piano, composition, theory and
Read More

Categories: Recent Events and University.

Summer Honor Choir to present concert

July 12, 2016 | Music | High school students from 17 different states will present a free choral concert July 15 at 7:30 p.m. in Reynolds Recital Hall on the Harding University campus. Participants in the University’s summer Honor Choir program are on campus all week studying voice, sight-reading, staging and choreography, improvisation, and choral music. Dr. Cliff Ganus organized the week’s activities and will
Read More

Categories: Recent Events and University.

Music department to host free concerts

April 19, 2016 | Music | University musical groups performed in several concerts as the semester came to a close. . Joint Chorus concert, April 19 at 7 p.m., Searcy High School As well as the University Chorus, choirs from Searcy High School and Harding Academy will perform. The University Chorus is a select group of 60 voices known for performing choral classics, new works,
Read More

Categories: Recent Events and University.

Arkansas Symphony Orchestra to perform

April 13, 2016 | The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra performed Thursday, April 28 at 7:30 p.m. in Benson auditorium. The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, in its 50th year, performs more than 60 concerts per season to more 165,000 Arkansans each year. Music director Philip Mann and associate conductor Geoffrey Robson lead the Orchestra’s 56 musicians. The event was sponsored by Harding University, the Harding University Department of
Read More

Categories: Recent Events and University.

Pianist Ron Chioldi concludes concert series

April 7, 2016 | Music | Pianist Ron Chioldi concluded the department of music’s 2015-16 concert series on April 14 at 7 p.m. in the Reynolds Recital Hall. Chioldi teaches piano and music theory as a professor of music at Northeastern State University in Tahlequah, Oklahoma. He also serves as the director of the Community Music Academy and is the co-author of group-piano textbooks such
Read More

Categories: Recent Events and University.

Music department presents free concerts in April

April 6, 2016 | Music | The Department of Music presented free concerts in April, including Chorus and Orchestra, Percussion Ensemble, Jazz Band, and Symphonic Band. Thursday, April 7, 6 p.m., Chorus and Orchestra, Administration Auditorium | The Chorus  performed Brahm’s “Eine Deutsches Requiem” in English. The chorus performed this piece in February with 200 other singers and the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra. The last time
Read More

Categories: Recent Events and University.

United States Air Force Band and Singing Sergeants perform

March 31, 2016 | Music | The United States Air Force Band and the Singing Sergeants performed a free concert on Friday, April 8 at 7 p.m. in Benson Auditorium. The USAF Band was formed in 1941 and strives to represent the U.S. Air Force and inspire patriotism. The band has performed across the country at morale boosting events for servicemen and women and for
Read More

Categories: Recent Events and University.

Tatiana R. Mann and Cindy Wu to continue concert series

March 30, 2016 | Music | The music department’s concert series will continue with pianist Tatiana R. Mann and violinist Cindy Wu Thursday, March 31. Mann and Wu will perform at 7 p.m. in the Administration Auditorium. Mann has appeared as a soloist and recitalist across North America and Europe. Recent performances include “Rhapsody in Blue” with the Arkansas Symphony and various chamber music concerts
Read More

Categories: Recent Events and University.