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Let your Christmas joy ring true with this concert.

Ringing in the Christmas season

Ringers perform their winter concertBy Katie Pfotzer | Contributor At the mention of handbells, a few things may come to mind. Maybe a concert with an athletic display of bell-ringing prowess. Maybe that one episode of “New Girl” where Winston becomes a handbell savant. Or maybe all you can think of […]

by · November 30, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
The Chorale celebrates Christmas around the world.
(Photograph provided by JoAnn Rediger)

Cultural music proclaims “Noel” this Christmas

It is time for Chorale’s Sing NoelBy Elizabeth Hartmann | Echo Christmas has exploded onto campus. As the residence halls are oozing with pine trees, glittering lights and mistletoe, the music department is also kicking off the holiday season with Sing Noel. This year, Sing Noel’s theme is “Christmas Around […]

by · November 30, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Visit the recital hall on Nov. 8 to remember WWI with music and poetry.

Take the time to reflect with poetry and music

Faculty recital commemorates WWIBy Elizabeth Hartmann | Echo The music of rejoicing voices replaced the cacophony of gunfire 100 years ago. Taylor is still remembering that day. Poetry and music will be combined in a recital called “Remembrances of War.” According to a press release, Lorne Mook, associate professor of English, […]

by · November 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Where is that music coming from? (Photograph provided by Sonya Downing)

The forgotten choir has a nice ring to it

An opinion on the Taylor RingersBy Sonya Downing | Contributor  Taylor University is a musical campus. The bell tower chimes hymns, Wengatz boys bless the world with jazz, and angels wish they could sing like members of Chorale. And students join the chorus by flocking to audition for chapel bands, Gospel […]

by · October 26, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Generation of jams

Generation of jams

Auditions for MyGen are right around the cornerBy Leah Ryg | Contributor Have you ever been sitting in your car jamming to some old Taylor Swift, wishing you could share your talent with the world? Well lucky for you, MyGen is right around the corner. MyGen is a production where […]

by · October 5, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Enjoy three band’s music and dinner at a local concert. (Photograph provided by Grains and Grill website)

Good times are coming to Grains and Grill

Fairmont restaurant hosts concert for James Dean festivalBy Emily Pawlowski | Echo This Saturday, Grains and Grill restaurant in Fairmont is hosting a concert to celebrate the James Dean Festival. Music and festivities begin at 5 p.m., with Cadaver Dogs opening the show. Soulshot is to follow at 6:45 p.m., and […]

by · October 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
The Fairmount Historical Museum in Grant County will be hosting their annual James Dean Festival.

Calling All James Dean Lovers

Annual James Dean Festival Coming SoonBy Mica Evans | Echo The Fairmount Historical Museum in Grant County will be hosting their annual James Dean Festival from Sept. 28 until Sept. 30 starting at 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and ending at 4 p.m. on Sunday. If you […]

by · October 2, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Features
Chapel bands bring worship to life every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.(Photograph by Ben Williams)

Six chapel bands unite Taylor community in worship

Discover the spirit behind the chapel bandsBy Elizabeth Hartmann & Ellie Tiemens | Echo Eyes closed, hands outstretched, voices lifted in awe of a mighty God. A thousand breaths singing the same song at the same time, in the same place, to the same God. Taylor united in worship. Welcome to […]

by · September 21, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Senior Erin Davis celebrates vocal talents with her final recital.
(Photograph by Ellie Bookmyer)

Students showcase their extensive musical skills

Reflecting on senior recitalsBy Ethan Rice | Echo For some of these seniors in the music department, their time at Taylor will be capped off with a senior recital to showcase their musical talent and the skills they’ve grown over the past four years. Three of these seniors, Kevin Copeland, Erin Davis […]

by · May 11, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Get into the swing of things with jazz. (Photograph by Alicia Garnache)

The jazz ensemble and jazz combo present ‘Classic Jazz’

Al Harrison directs his final concertBy Alyssa Roat | Contributor At 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 1, the Taylor University Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combo will present “Classic Jazz” in the Rediger Chapel Auditorium. The band members are excited to share their music. “If you’re not tapping your foot, we’re […]

by · April 27, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment