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Faculty Recital: Christopher Guzman, piano



UNIVERITY PARK (Jan. 21) – Pianist Christopher Guzman will present a faculty recital on Saturday, January 22
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Faculty Recital: Andreas Oeste, oboe, and Melody Quah, piano



UNIVERSITY PARK (Friday, Jan. 21) – Penn State School of Music faculty Andreas Oeste, oboe, and Melody
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Music education major named fall 2021 student marshal



Brenna Arnoldi has been named the College of Arts and Architecture student marshal for fall 2021.
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School of Music serves as example for COVID-safe, in-person events



The School of Music has successfully returned to live, in-person events, with COVID-19 protocols in line with the latest research on aerosol transmission.
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College of Arts and Architecture to honor Alumni Award recipients on Nov. 5



The College of Arts and Architecture will honor its 2021 Alumni Award winners in an in-person ceremony, open to the public, at 4 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 5, in the Music Recital Hall.
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Voces8 returns to Penn State for ‘After Silence’ Oct. 12



VOCES8 returns to Penn State for ‘After Silence’ Oct. 12, in a program featuring an appearance by the Penn State Concert Choir.
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Sekhon scores ballet to celebrate Eastman School of Music, Garth Fagan Dance



Baljinder Sekhon II scored the ballet "Dreamer," in collaboration with the Eastman School of Music and Garth Fagan Dance.
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Second virtual 5K to benefit Blue Band Legacy Fund



The Alumni Blue Band Association (ABBA) will hold its second virtual 5K, Oct. 16–24, to benefit the Blue Band Legacy Fund.
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Penn’s Woods Music Festival is back with in-person concerts this August



The Penn’s Woods Music Festival (PWMF) resumes in-person concerts this summer with ticketed performances on August 4, 6, 7 & 11, and the free Music in the Gardens on August 14.
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Three Arts and Architecture students named to Presidential Leadership Academy



Jackie Zheng, Alex Almonte and David Hutchinson, have been selected for the prestigious Presidential Leadership Academy.
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Arts and Architecture names college, academic unit marshals



We are proud to announce our student marshals for spring 2021. Crystal Dahm, who will receive dual degrees in Theatre and French/Francophone Studies, is the college marshal.
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School of Music Welcomes Opera/Coach Blair Salter



Salter joins the School of Music's Opera program as vocal coach.
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Jazz Festival kicks off the month of April



The 21st annual Penn State Jazz Festival will include workshops and masterclasses with outstanding guest artists and two concerts.
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School of Music Receives Global Response to New Music Festival



The two-day event brought composers, scholars, and performers from around the world together for a series of concert events and research presentations.
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School of Music tuba professor named inaugural David P. Stone Chair



Velvet Brown, distinguished professor of music in tuba, has been named the inaugural David P. Stone Chair, an endowed position.
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School of Music appoints Percussionist Lee Hinkle



Dr. Lee Hinkle appointed as Assistant Professor of Music in Percussion
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MegaRan presents at Penn State



ROARS at Penn State's School of Music and the Multicultural Programs Office welcome MegaRan, aka Penn State alumnus Raheem Jarbo.
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C-PAD honors Arts and Architecture faculty for exceptional teaching



C-PAD recently honored faculty members Eric McKee, professor of music theory, and Benay Gürsoy Toykoç, assistant professor of architecture, with awards for exceptional teaching.
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School of Music graduate student wins national honor



Penn State graduate student Meredith Fuller was selected as the Eastern Division’s Young Artist Performance Winner
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2021 Art Business Ideas Competition now accepting entries



Jonathan Gangi, assistant professor of music and arts entrepreneurship is now accepting entries for the 2021 Arts Business Ideas Competition.
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Music alum marches into new role with Navy School of Music



Patrick Cotter, Musician 1st Class, was assigned to the Navy SOM, located in Little Creek, Virginia, where he will will conduct the Ceremonial Band and educate Navy musicians.
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Brown selected for virtual ensemble in honor of presidential inauguration



Distinguished Professor Velvet Brown is one of 14 musicians nationwide chosen for a virtual ensemble performance of the "Inauguration Fanfares," to be livestreamed on Jan. 19.
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Johnson named recipient of School of Music’s Brewster Scholarship



Tucker Johnson, an undergraduate pursuing a Bachelor of Music in Music Composition, is the recipient of the prestigious Marjorie Jane Brewster Memorial Music Scholarship.
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St. Pierre named fall 2020 student marshal



Pia St. Pierre, of State College, Pa., has been named the fall 2020 student marshal for the College of Arts and Architecture.
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