Taylor University News - News, Music http://www.taylor.edu News en-US Wed, 07 Oct 2015 08:26:36 EDT Classic Piano for Church Services Lecture Demonstration is Monday The role of and rationale for the piano in worship settings will be the topic as Professor of Music Dr. Leon Harshenin presents Musical Offerings: Classical Piano Literature for Worship Services, ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/classic-piano-for-church-services-lecture-demonstration-is-monday Tue, 29 Sep 2015 12:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/classic-piano-for-church-services-lecture-demonstration-is-monday White Linen Chamber Concert Features Music Faculty Performers Members of the Taylor University music faculty will be featured in the White Linen Chamber Concert on Sunday, September 27, at 7:00 p.m., in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall at the Smith-Hermanson Music ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/white-linen-chamber-concert-features-music-faculty-performers Fri, 25 Sep 2015 12:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/white-linen-chamber-concert-features-music-faculty-performers Noted Tenor, Pianist Present Workshops this Weekend Taylor University is pleased to welcome tenor Dr. Robert Bracey and pianist Catherine Rollins for workshops on campus this Friday and Saturday. http://www.taylor.edu/news/noted-tenor-pianist-present-workshops-this-weekend Tue, 15 Sep 2015 16:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/noted-tenor-pianist-present-workshops-this-weekend Angell Faculty Recital Features Sondheim, Bernstein, Rodgers Dr. Conor Angell, Assistant Professor of Music and Lyric Theatre at Taylor University, will present a faculty recital titled "American Songs," Saturday, September 12, at 7:30 p.m. http://www.taylor.edu/news/angell-faculty-recital-features-sondheim-bernstein-rodgers Tue, 01 Sep 2015 11:00:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/angell-faculty-recital-features-sondheim-bernstein-rodgers Concert features Adoration Chorus and Taylor University String Quartet Adoration Chorus, Taylor University's women’s choir directed by Dr. Eva Kwan, and the Taylor University String Quartet, directed by Anna Thompson-Danilova, will present the final concert of the ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/concert-features-adoration-chorus-and-taylor-university-string-quartet Tue, 05 May 2015 11:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/concert-features-adoration-chorus-and-taylor-university-string-quartet Senior Recital features Joel Helms, trombone and Jeff Janiszewski, double bass Taylor seniors Joel Helms and Jeff Janiszewski will present their senior recital at 7:30 p.m., Friday, May 8, in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall of the Smith-Hermanson Music Center. The public is ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/senior-recital-features-joel-helms-trombone-and-jeff-janiszewski-double-bass Tue, 05 May 2015 11:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/senior-recital-features-joel-helms-trombone-and-jeff-janiszewski-double-bass Taylor Jazz Ensemble Presents "Swing, Shuffle & Samba" The Taylor University Jazz Ensemble will present “Swing, Shuffle & Samba,” a concert of varied styles of big band jazz, on Thursday, April 30, at 7:30 pm in the Butz Carruth Recital Hall. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-jazz-ensemble-presents-swing-shuffle-samba- Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-jazz-ensemble-presents-swing-shuffle-samba- Faculty Recital Features Luke Tyler, piano The Department of Music is pleased to invite you to a faculty recital presented by pianist Luke Tyler on Thursday, April 23, at 7:30 p.m. http://www.taylor.edu/news/faculty-recital-features-luke-tyler-piano Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/faculty-recital-features-luke-tyler-piano Chorale Performs for Grandparents Day The Taylor Chorale will perform a Grandparents Day concert in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium on Friday, April 24, at 4:00 p.m. Admission is free; the public is invited. http://www.taylor.edu/news/chorale-performs-for-grandparents-day Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/chorale-performs-for-grandparents-day Taylor Sounds Present Casual Spring Concert in Euler Atrium Tuesday, April 28, 5:00, after class before dinner, catch the TAYLOR SOUNDS CASUAL SPRING CONCERT in EULER CENTER ATRIUM, with COFFEE BEAN SET UPS and FREE RANGE SEATING, COME-AND-GO STANDING ON ALL ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-sounds-present-casual-spring-concert-in-euler-atrium Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-sounds-present-casual-spring-concert-in-euler-atrium Chorale Presents its Spring Concert Sunday in Hartford City 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 ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/chorale-presents-its-spring-concert-sunday-in-hartford-city Wed, 08 Apr 2015 11:45:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/chorale-presents-its-spring-concert-sunday-in-hartford-city Taylor Wind Ensemble to present “Golden Sounds of the American West” 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. ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-wind-ensemble-to-present-golden-sounds-of-the-american-west- Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-wind-ensemble-to-present-golden-sounds-of-the-american-west- Helms is outstanding solo performer at Jazz Festival 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. http://www.taylor.edu/news/helms-is-outstanding-solo-performer-at-jazz-festival Fri, 13 Mar 2015 10:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/helms-is-outstanding-solo-performer-at-jazz-festival Kurr Wins at Great Lakes Region Singing Event 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 ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/kurr-wins-at-great-lakes-region-singing-event Fri, 13 Mar 2015 09:30:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/kurr-wins-at-great-lakes-region-singing-event Wind Ensemble to Perform at Eiteljorg Museum "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 ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/wind-ensemble-to-perform-at-eiteljorg-museum Mon, 02 Mar 2015 16:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/wind-ensemble-to-perform-at-eiteljorg-museum Noted Tenor's Guest Recital Scheduled 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. http://www.taylor.edu/news/noted-tenor-s-guest-recital-scheduled Tue, 10 Feb 2015 16:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/noted-tenor-s-guest-recital-scheduled Music Dept. Valentine’s Event Features Music of the 60s 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. http://www.taylor.edu/news/music-dept-valentine-s-event-features-music-of-the-60s Tue, 20 Jan 2015 10:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/music-dept-valentine-s-event-features-music-of-the-60s Taylor Opera Theatre presents Amahl and the Night Visitors 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... http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-opera-theatre-presents-amahl-and-the-night-visitors Fri, 16 Jan 2015 16:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-opera-theatre-presents-amahl-and-the-night-visitors Award-Winning Soloist Featured Performer for King Holiday 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 ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/award-winning-soloist-featured-performer-for-king-holiday Mon, 05 Jan 2015 16:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/award-winning-soloist-featured-performer-for-king-holiday Ballinger Wins Concerto Aria Competition 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 ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/ballinger-wins-concerto-aria-competition Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/ballinger-wins-concerto-aria-competition Chorale, Sounds Christmas Performance is Saturday, Dec. 6 Sing Noel: Christmas Around the World will be presented by Taylor University Chorale & Taylor Sounds Chamber Ensemble in the Rediger Chapel/Auditorium Saturday, Dec. 6, at 7:30 p.m. http://www.taylor.edu/news/chorale-sounds-christmas-performance-is-saturday-dec-6 Wed, 19 Nov 2014 14:30:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/chorale-sounds-christmas-performance-is-saturday-dec-6 Taylor Student Musicians Win, Place at State Singing Competition Paced by a winning performance by Taylor senior Haley Kurr, Taylor University had four winners in the Indiana NATS competition. http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-student-musicians-win-place-at-state-singing-competition Fri, 14 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/taylor-student-musicians-win-place-at-state-singing-competition Jazz Ensemble collaborates with professional musicians for Friday Night Jazz Taylor University Jazz Ensemble presents "Friday Night Jazz" with three professional musicians from the Detroit area. http://www.taylor.edu/news/jazz-ensemble-collaborates-with-professional-musicians-for-friday-night-jazz Wed, 05 Nov 2014 15:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/jazz-ensemble-collaborates-with-professional-musicians-for-friday-night-jazz Opera Theatre presents A Night of Broadway and Opera Taylor Opera Theatre presents a production featuring well-loved stage music, including pieces from South Pacific, West Side Story, and Spamalot. http://www.taylor.edu/news/opera-theatre-presents-a-night-of-broadway-and-opera Tue, 04 Nov 2014 09:45:00 EST http://www.taylor.edu/news/opera-theatre-presents-a-night-of-broadway-and-opera TU Voice Professor, Taylor Chorale to Perform with Marion Orchestra Taylor University is pleased to host the Marion Philharmonic Orchestra for their next concert, “Variations on a Dream,” featuring Taylor voice faculty member Dr. Conor Angell and the TU Chorale ... http://www.taylor.edu/news/tu-voice-professor-taylor-chorale-to-perform-with-marion-orchestra Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:15:00 EDT http://www.taylor.edu/news/tu-voice-professor-taylor-chorale-to-perform-with-marion-orchestra