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Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 9:04am
Kent State Music Department faculty member and saxophonist Christopher Coles is creating an interdisciplinary musical composition that honors those killed in a church shooting
Monday, November 27, 2017 - 9:19am
New Music at Kent State’s second Vanguard Guest Artist Series concert welcomes the Blue Streak Ensemble with guest pianist and composer Yehudi Wyner on Fri., Dec. 1 at 8 p.m. in Ludwig Recital Hall. The concert will feature works by award-winning composers Frank Wiley, Yehudi Wyn...
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 1:11pm
The Kent State University Orchestra presents their third concert of the 2017-2018 season on Sun., Dec. 3 at 3 p.m. in University Auditorium at Cartwright Hall. They will be joined by Matt Holm, Director of Percussion Studies at Kent State, to premiere the orchestrated version of...
Friday, November 17, 2017 - 11:54am
On Tues., Nov. 14, 2017 the Knight Foundation announced the 17 winning projects chosen from the 300 submitted ideas for the 2017 Knight Arts Challenge Akron. Among the recipients is Kent State University faculty member Christopher Coles, whose grant totals $45,000 out of the $743...
Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 10:37am
Kent State Opera presents their fall production, “The Whimsical, Wacky World of Opera,” on Sat., Nov. 18, at 7:30 p.m. and Sun., Nov. 19, at 3 p.m. in Wright-Curtis Theatre. Located in the Center for the Performing Arts, Wright-Curtis Theatre is at 1325 Theatre Drive, Kent Campus...
Friday, November 3, 2017 - 10:57am
The Kent Keyboard Series continues its 2017-2018 season with pianist Jerry Wong, Kent State faculty member and Steinway Artist, on Sun., Nov. 12 at 5 p.m. in Ludwig Recital Hall. Guests include Eric van Baars, Director of the Kent State School of Theatre and Dance, as well as Ana...
Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 3:04pm
The Kent State University Orchestra presents their second concert of the 2017-2018 season on Sun., Nov. 5 at 3 p.m. in the University Auditorium at Cartwright Hall. Cartwright Hall is at 650 Hilltop Drive in Kent. Free parking available off of Terrace Drive. Advance tickets are a...
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 1:05pm
Tuesday Musical of Akron Celebrates 130 Years By Sarah Heber Alumnus James Wilding, PhD, was humbled and honored when he was selected to compose an original piece for The Tuesday Musical Arts Association of Akron. The piece was for the celebration of Tuesday Musical’s 130-year a...
Monday, October 16, 2017 - 4:02pm
The Kent State University Orchestra presents their second concert of the 2017-2018 season on Sun., Nov. 5 at 3 p.m. in the University Auditorium at Cartwright Hall. Cartwright Hall is at 650 Hilltop Drive in Kent. Free parking available off of Terrace Drive. Advance tickets are a...
Friday, October 13, 2017 - 11:39am
Kent State Chorale to present their fall concert

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