Articles: Tag: Music

Allegheny represented at 70th Annual Pennsylvania Intercollegiate Band Festival

Six Allegheny College student musicians represented their school at the 70th Annual Pennsylvania Intercollegiate Band Festival, held at Westminster College February 10-12. Thirty-one colleges and universities participated in the all-state event. Members of the symphonic band program at Allegheny, the six students selected by resume to participate were: Melissa Rusczcyk, clarinet; Brea Whiting, alto clarinet;

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Allegheny College to Host High School Jazz Band Festival

Meadville, Pa. — The Allegheny College Music Department will host a High School Jazz Band Festival on Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 6 p.m. in Allegheny’s Shafer Auditorium. The concert is free and open to the public. Featured ensembles are the Conneaut Area Blue Note Jazz Band directed by Glenn Cameron, the Meadville Area Senior

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Alexander String Quartet Returns to Allegheny for Residency, Performance

San Francisco’s award-winning Alexander String Quartet will return to campus for its annual residency at Allegheny College, and will perform in Ford Chapel on Friday, March 10, at 7:30 p.m. The concert is free and open to the public. Early seating is recommended, as the chapel has filled to capacity in previous years. The Alexander

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High School Bands To Perform In 34th Annual Crawford County-Allegheny College High School Band Festival

One hundred and sixty-one musicians from seven Crawford County high schools will come together as one band to participate in the 34th Annual Crawford County-Allegheny College High School Band Festival on Friday, Feb. 3 and Saturday, Feb. 4. The festival will culminate in a free, public concert on Feb. 4 at 1:30 p.m. in Allegheny’s

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Allegheny Jazz Band to Tour Local Schools

The Allegheny College Jazz Band will perform at several local schools on Monday, Dec. 5, including stops at Conneaut Lake Middle School, West End Elementary School and Second District Elementary School. This outreach program from the Music Department at Allegheny College will feature performances of “Fantasy,” “Afro-Blue,” “What a Wonderful World,” “Rhapsody in Blue,” “Traces,”

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Allegheny College Civic and Wind Symphonies to Present Fall Concerts

Allegheny College will present two free, public concerts next weekend: the Civic Symphony will perform on Saturday, Nov. 19, and the Wind Symphony on Sunday, Nov. 20. Both concerts will be held at 3:15 p.m. in the college’s Shafer Auditorium. The Allegheny College Civic Symphony includes students, faculty, staff, and Meadville community members as performers.

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Eleven Student Musicians Participate in 2016 Pennsylvania Intercollegiate Band

Eleven student musicians from the Allegheny Wind Symphony were chosen to participate in the 2016 Pennsylvania Intercollegiate Band, March 4-6 at Elizabethtown College. They traveled with Professor of Music Lowell Hepler and Assistant Professor of Music Julie Hepler to be part of the all-state honor band. Chosen to represent Allegheny were Celena Turiano ’18, flute;

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Northwest Passage Trumpet Trio to Perform in Recital at Allegheny College

Feb. 15, 2016 — The Northwest Passage Trumpet Trio, with pianist Douglas Jurs, will present a recital at 3:15 p.m. on Saturday, February 27, in Ford Chapel at Allegheny College. The concert is free and open to the public. Members of the trio are Josh Boudreau, Jennifer Dearden and Timothy Winfield. The program will include

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Hepler Serves as Guest Conductor for District 5/Westminster Honors Band

Director of Bands and Professor of Music Lowell Hepler served as guest conductor for the 2015 District 5/Westminster Honors Band. The three-day event culminated with a concert at Westminster College on December 5. The band was chosen by audition from high schools in Beaver, Butler, Lawrence, and Mercer Counties.

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