Stories tagged with: School of Music

Casey Morarity keeps the beat at 'Carrie, the Musical'

March 22, 2023 From drums to glockenspiels, music education major Casey Morarity does it all and is currently using her percussion talents for Tantrum Theatre’s production of "Carrie, The Musical."

For local Ohio University graduate, the music called him home

March 9, 2023 Devin Blair, a 2022 Ohio University graduate, gained valuable experiences throughout his time at OHIO that prepared him for a career in music education. 

OHIO Opera Theater presents "Little Women" in Memorial Auditorium

February 21, 2023 OHIO's Opera Theater will present the opera "Little Women" in the Templeton-Blackburn Alumni Memorial Auditorium on Friday, March 3 and Saturday, March 4 at 8 p.m.

Ohio University Singers to be featured in New Year’s Eve concert “United in Song” airing on PBS

December 21, 2022 The Ohio University Singers, an auditioned, mixed choral ensemble in the School of Music, will join this year’s “United in Song” concert premiering on PBS Dec. 31 at 8 p.m. EST.

Fall Grad Spotlight: Elizabeth Elrod

November 21, 2022 Elizabeth Elrod came to Ohio University from Portsmouth, Ohio and graduates this semester with a bachelor’s degree in music therapy from Ohio University’s College of Fine Arts. 

Accomplished pianist visits OHIO, teaches students about becoming "artist citizens”

November 18, 2022 Dominic Cheli visited Ohio University Monday, November 14 to hold a masterclass with piano students and perform for the public that evening in Glidden Recital Hall.

Father passing torch as professor to daughter in School of Music

October 31, 2022 Professor of Trumpet Chair John Schlabach’s daughter, Jessica Fletcher, is now an assistant professor of instruction for music therapy here at Ohio University, both in the School of Music.

New vocal wellness program blends performing arts and health sciences

October 24, 2022 New vocal wellness program hosts guest lecture by Ingo Titze, an internationally recognized expert in voice science, on Oct. 27.

Purdy finds joy in music while keeping pianos in tune

October 24, 2022 Christopher Purdy, the University's only piano technician, maintains 116 pianos across the campus, mostly in the College of Fine Arts.

Accomplished musician with a 300-year-old cello to mentor, perform at Ohio University

October 6, 2022 Ohio University School of Music students, visitors, and the public can hear this visiting artist play his unique instrument at a performance on Saturday, Oct. 8

Venezuelan piano student Alejandro Orta experiences “a very artistic summer”

October 4, 2022 Performance student studies professional piano repair to get fuller understanding of how the instrument works.

Life and legacy of celebrated African composer, A.K. Younge, chronicled in new book by Paschal Younge

October 4, 2022 The public is invited to a book launch event on Oct 14 from 5–7pm in the Multicultural Center, Baker University Center, room 219, hosted by Dr. Steve Howard.

Global Arts Festival and Conference call for papers and participation

September 14, 2022 A call for papers is now open for the College of Fine Arts' International Conference: “Global Arts in the Digital Age” as part of their 3rd Global Arts Festival, April 13-15, 2023.

The Met Opera Live in HD series launches Oct. 22 at the Athena Cinema

September 13, 2022 The Athena Cinema series continues on select Saturdays, featuring 10 performances transmitted live from the Metropolitan Opera House in New York City.

New fund created to support and recognize College of Fine Arts’ faculty

May 4, 2022 A newly-created College of Fine Arts faculty and staff leadership award program, established by members of the College’s volunteer Leadership Council, rewards excellence among its faculty.