Music Department Announces Year End Concerts

Published: May 02, 2016

The entire campus community is invited to spring concerts presented by Taylor University’s Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Combo, Chorale, Sounds, and Symphony Orchestra.

Seniors Present Music Recitals

Published: April 20, 2016

Three seniors from Taylor University's Department of Music will hold their senior recitals this weekend. The entire campus community is invited.

Taylor Sounds Presents All Over The World on Tuesday

Published: April 20, 2016

The Taylor Sounds Chamber Ensemble will present "All Over The World," in the Euler Science Complex atrium on Tuesday at 5:00 p.m. There is no charge for admission and the public is invited to this event.

Taylor University Wind Ensemble presents Musical Journeys

Published: April 08, 2016

The Taylor University Wind Ensemble will present "Musical Journeys" on Wednesday, April 13, at 7:30 p.m., in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium. Directed by Dr. Albert Harrison, the 47-member Ensemble will present a program consisting of varied selections for band including marches, folk music, and sacred compositions.

Guest Artist Recital Features Trumpeter Joshua Ganger

Published: March 31, 2016

Trumpeter Joshua Ganger will present a free guest recital on the Taylor University campus on Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 7:30 p.m., in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall at Taylor's Smith-Hermanson Music Center.

Chorale's Spring Concert is Sunday at St. John's in Hartford City

Published: March 30, 2016

Join the Taylor University Chorale for their Spring Concert to be performed at St. John’s Catholic Church, 209 South Spring Street, Hartford City, Sunday, April 3, at 6:30 p.m. The 48-member Chorale, under the direction of Dr. JoAnn Rediger, traveled to Greece during Spring break, and will be sharing music and highlights of their tour during this concert.

World-renowned Baritone Stephen Smith to Lecture Saturday

Published: March 30, 2016

Taylor University is pleased to welcome world-renowned voice teacher and baritone W. Stephen Smith for a lecture and master class on Saturday. He will conduct an 11:00 a.m. lecture and a 1:30 p.m. master class. Both are in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall in Taylor's Smith-Hermanson Music Center.

Dr. Christopher Ruggiero Featured in Faculty Piano Recital

Published: March 30, 2016

Dr. Christopher Ruggiero, Taylor University Department of Music staff accompanist and music theory instructor, will perform four works for piano in a recital on Friday, April 1, at 7:30 pm. Included on the program is Haydn Sonata in B Minor Hob. XVI:32, Chopin Scherzo No. 1, a set of Debussy preludes, and Carl Vine's Piano Sonata No. 1. Everyone is invited to this free recital in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall.

Guitarist Stephen Brew to Present Guest Recital

Published: March 10, 2016

Guitarist Stephen Brew will present a guest recital on the Taylor University campus on Monday, March 14, 2016, at 7:00 p.m., in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall at Taylor's Smith-Hermanson Music Center.

Music Professors Bade and Collins Present CB DC Recital

Published: March 03, 2016

Taylor University music professors Dr. Chris Bade (clarinet) and Dr. Dana Collins (composer) will present CB DC on Thursday, March 10, at 7:30 p.m., in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall at the Smith-Hermanson Music Center. The program features four works for clarinet by living composers, including the premiere of Dana Collins’ piece, A Little Help from My Friends.