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After 38 years, Harrison says goodbye through a concert. (Photograph by Ruth Flores-Orellana)

Music faculty bid farewell to Al Harrison

A farewell concert held in Al Harrison’s honorBy Alyssa Roat  | Contributor Al Harrison, professor of music and department co-chair, gave a stirring musical farewell to Taylor University in his Farewell Concert. Or, as Harrison said in his introduction, “I think I prefer ‘retirement concert’ to ‘farewell concert.’” The event, which […]

by · April 13, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
High school and college students will perform in the same concert on Thursday, March 15. (Photograph by Alicia Garnache)

Combining the making of music and memories

College and high school collide in concertBy Ethan Rice | Echo The Taylor Wind Ensemble will be welcoming some new members to its upcoming concert. On Thursday, March 15, the Ensemble will be joined by the inaugural Grant County High School Honors Band in concert in Rediger Auditorium. The collaboration […]

by · March 9, 2018 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Seniors, Alex Berends and Karissa Moss (Photograph by Abigail Roberts)

Join Taylor’s 2017 music ensembles

Inclusivity, excellence, worship and service through music, if that is where your heart is, you’ll find a real place in one of the many Taylor ensembles.By Abigail Roberts | Echo 1. Choral and Sounds Watch more here. Director: JoAnn Rediger Professor of Music & Director of Chorale Ensembles Theme: Speaking for […]

by · September 7, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Photo by Shannon Smagala ('16)
Senior Alexis Colón practiced her role as Puck in “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” shown last spring.

Words from the wise

Seniors give audition adviceBy Grace Hooley | Echo The Echo sat down with three seniors from different performance communities to reflect on their audition experiences and to offer advice to musicians and actors who may audition in the future. Here are a few words of wisdom from the students: Senior […]

by · September 2, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · Arts & Entertainment
Sing loud, sing joy, Sing Noel

Sing loud, sing joy, Sing Noel

While commercialized and trivialized, Christmas ultimately points to the birth of Jesus Christ, the Savior of the World. The best way to celebrate this momentous occasion is through song and performance. “Sing Noel: Christmas Around the World” aims to do just that, with rousing performances from the Taylor Chorale, Sounds, Wind Ensemble and Ringers. The infectious joy sung by these performers is not to be missed.

by · December 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts & Entertainment