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Performing under pressure

Performing under pressure

Competition is a loaded word. But for Taylor music students, it promises a chance to do what they love, hone their skills and, just maybe, perform with professionals.

by · November 16, 2012 · 0 comments · Arts & Entertainment, Features

The musician’s great commission

Jazz ensemble concert previews spring break ministry tour to Ecuador By Chelsea Molin, Contributor The Taylor Jazz Ensemble has recently picked up a bit of a Latin flavor. At 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 15, the 20-member band will present “Concert of Sacred Jazz” in the Butz-Carruth Recital Hall. The musical […]

by · November 9, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment

Ambitious “Cloud Atlas” all over the map

One of the most expensive independent films of all time

by · November 2, 2012 · 0 comments · Arts & Entertainment

Carnegie in the Cornfields

By David Seaman Two upcoming performances hosted by the Taylor Performing Artist Series will bring a touch of world culture to the cornfields this semester. Every year the Performing Artist Series brings performers to campus to provide quality musical performances that enrich students’ perspective of the arts. The 2012 season […]

by · October 26, 2012 · 0 comments · Arts & Entertainment

Making one moment last forever

Documentary produced by Taylor alumni to premiere at heartland

American presidency hits theatres nationwide

American presidency hits theatres nationwide

The Plays for Presidents Festival 2012 encourages a historical view of the presidency to combat political cynicism By Kathryn Kroeker, A&E Editor The American presidency has inundated nearly every social sphere in anticipation of the upcoming election. It has finally, literally, made its way to center stage. Andy Bayiates, Founder […]

by · October 5, 2012 · 0 comments · Arts & Entertainment

Modeling what we teach

Music faculty look forward to annual concert as a way to connect with students and fellow professors By Kelly Helton, Contributor The polished brass of his beloved trombone gleams in the soft fluorescent light. Taylor Professor of Music Al Harrison raises the instrument to his lips and puts his fingers […]

by · September 28, 2012 · 0 comments · Arts & Entertainment

Drumming for peace

Gas City will host an action-packed, all-day event this Saturday to support Blood: Water Mission and to observe the International Day of Peace

by · September 21, 2012 · 0 comments · Arts & Entertainment

The TU top three

New students arriving on campus enter a community that merges tradition with innovation.

Cueing the classics

BY: David Seaman, Staff Writer Published: Aug. 24, 2012   Classic plays and fresh faces are part of the Taylor theatre department’s upcoming season. In addition to performances of “Waiting for Godot,” “Romeo and Juliet” and “Godspell,” the department welcomes the addition of new technical director Terrance Volden. “I supervise […]

by · August 28, 2012 · 0 comments · Arts & Entertainment