N.C. State’s marching band – the “Power Sound of the South” – has been invited to play the national anthem at the Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500 at Martinsville Speedway on Oct. 27.
The band, along with Martinsville Speedway representatives and NASCAR Sprint Cup rookie Ricky Stenhouse Jr., held an event Tuesday...
Professor Jonathan C. Kramer received support from Distance Education funds for a three-week fieldwork project in Uganda and Ethiopia. The specific objective was to increase the presence of African music in the World Music curriculum of the course, MUS200 Understanding Music: Global Perspectives, that Kramer team-teaches with Dr. Alison Arnold.
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This is a 1 credit course for beginners and will serve as an introduction to playing the guitar, both as a solo and an accompanying instrument. No experience is necessary. This course is also for intermediate to advanced guitarists who want to take their playing to the next level AND/OR for students who want to pursue the Music Minor in guitar performance. This course will be customized to each student’s performance level, desires, and needs. The instructor has final authority to determine subject matter, although the student’s musical interests and goals will be considered when making this judgment.
Toni Christine Memorial Scholarship Recipient- Annie Louise Lassiter
"The Toni Christine Memorial Scholarship was established to preserve the memory of Toni Christine Masini as a young woman with exceptional leadership skills and a 'Commitment to Excellence' through God, family, friends, academics and music.
Durham, NC (October 12, 2012)
The Mallarmé Chamber Players present a concert of art songs by Raleigh composer, Dr. J. Mark Scearce. These songs are all based on art or poetry including a world première of a song cycle based on “The Really Short Poems” of the North Carolina native poet A.R. Ammons. The concert, on Saturday, October 27, at 8 pm, will feature David Hartman, eleven-year host of GOOD MORNING AMERICA, as narrator reciting Ammons’s poetry in advance of the work set to music.
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