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University’s School of Music is bringing in musicians’ sounds, talents

On Tuesday night, the University's School of Music showcased the Campus Concert Band, University Concert Band and Hindsley Symphonic Band in the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts. 
April 24, 2014

Just like the notes of a perfect chord or scale, it is amazing how a musical performance can come together in perfect harmony.  This harmony transpired on Tuesday night, when three bands in the University’s...

Student becomes first doctoral candidate in wind conducting

J. Ashley Jarrell, the University’s first doctoral candidate in Wind Conducting and visiting assistant director of bands, conducts a concert at Foellinger Great Hall on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014.
March 3, 2014

While most University students are here to work toward their careers and bolster their resumes, Jonathan Ashley Jarrell has returned to being a student after 10 years as an educator for one purpose: to...

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