The Taylor University Chorale’s spring concert will be presented at 6:00 p.m., Sunday, April 12 at St. John the Evangelist Parish, 209 South Spring Street, Hartford City. The evening will include an appearance by the Taylor Sounds vocal ensemble.
The Taylor University Wind Ensemble will present a concert and dramatic presentation titled “Golden Sounds of the American West” Wednesday, April 15, at 7:30 p.m., in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium. The public is invited; admission is free.
Taylor University senior trombonist Joel Helms was recognized as one of the outstanding solo jazz performers at the recent Elmhurst College Jazz Festival in Elmhurst, Ill.
Taylor University senior Haley Kurr was a winner in the Senior Women category in the 2015 Great Lake Region NATS (National Association of Teachers of Singing) Student Adjudications, held at Anderson University on March 7.
"Golden Sounds of the American West," a concert featuring the works of composers including David R. Gillingham, Stephen Kent Goodman, Joseph Wilcox Jenkins and Shin’ya Takahashi, will be presented by the Taylor University Wind Ensemble in Clowes Court at the Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, March 14.
The Taylor University Department of Music is pleased to present tenor Dr. Robert Bracey in a guest recital on Monday, February 23, at 7:30 pm in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall.
All You Need Is Love is the theme of the Taylor University Chorale and Taylor Sounds Chamber Ensemble Annual Valentine Event, scheduled for Friday, Feb. 13.
On February 6 and 7 at 8:00 p.m., in Taylor University’s Butz Carruth Recital Hall, Taylor University Opera Theatre presents Gian Carlo Menotti’s Amahl and the Night Visitors, joined by members of the Taylor Sounds Chamber Ensemble. This opera, with its touching story about the generosity of a poor shepherd boy and the impact of Jesus’ coming, has become a beloved standard in the opera repertoire.
Award-winning mezzo-soprano Cheryse McLeod Lewis will present Then Sings My Soul, a solo performance of inspirational American music, Monday, January 19 at 7:30 p.m., in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium on the Taylor University campus.
Taylor University junior Brian Ballinger was chosen as this year’s winner of the Collegiate Division of the 25th Annual Marion Philharmonic Orchestra (MPO) Concerto|Aria Competition, held last month on the Taylor campus.