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Westminster College Wind Ensemble to Perform at Scottish Rite Cathedral in New Castle

Friday, March 24, 2017

The Westminster College Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Dr. R. Tad Greig will perform at the famed Scottish Rite Cathedral located at 110 East Lincoln Avenue New Castle, PA 16101 on Friday, March 31, 2017 at 7:30 PM. The ensemble will be assisted by the Shenango Valley Chorale and faculty artist Dr. Nancy Zipay DeSalvo. The concert will present an amazing array of the finest music for winds in one of the region’s most beautiful performance halls. The concert will be free to all with a free-will donation being accepted.

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Westminster College Choral Department Hosts "Brothers, Sing On Men's Choral Festival"

Monday, March 13, 2017

Please join the choral department for an afternoon of uplifting music featuring performances by the Westminster College Men’s Chorus, Upper St. Clair High School Men’s Ensemble and a festival chorus of 125 singer including high school men from around the region. The concert is Thursday, March 23, 2017 at 3 p.m. in Orr Auditorium at Westminster College. Free and open to the public.

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Joey Bandi ‘17 and Dr. Nancy DeSalvo Perform Work of Faculty Composer

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

On March 4, 2017, Joey Bandi '17 and Dr. Nancy DeSalvo performed “A Triptych of Fugues” for four-handed piano at the Society of Composers' Region VIII Conference at Washington State University's School of Music in Pullman, Washington. The music piece was composed by Dr. Daniel Perttu, Chair of the School of Music at Westminster College.

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Music with Friends Concert Featuring the Westminster College Wind Ensemble

Monday, February 27, 2017

Join the award-winning Westminster College Wind Ensemble for the last Music with Friends concert of the season this Friday, March 3 at 7:30 p.m. in Will W. Orr Auditorium at Westminster College. There will be chamber music from the student Woodwind Quartet at 6:50 p.m. until 7:10 p.m. in Orr Lobby. The concert is free and open for all.

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Westminster College Combined Choirs and Brass Ensemble Present Special Choral Vespers Service

Friday, February 17, 2017

Join the Westminster College School of Music for a special Choral Vespers Service on Sunday, February 19 at 7 p.m. in the Wallace Memorial Chapel. Fashioned after the traditional Anglican Choral Evensong, performances will feature the Titan Brass Quintet, Combined Choirs and Professor Paula Kubik on the organ.

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“Music with Friends

Monday, February 13, 2017

Dr. R. Tad Greig, Professor of Music at Westminster College, will launch a new concert series, “Music with Friends,” featuring the Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band. The inaugural concert is on Friday, February 17 at 7:30 p.m. in the Will W. Orr Auditorium. Chamber music provided by the saxophone quartet, coached by Dr. James Flowers, begins at 6:45 p.m. in Orr Lobby. The concert is free and open for all.

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Westminster College Symphony Orchestra Presents Winter Concert

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

The Westminster College Symphony Orchestra will host a winter concert at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 24 in Orr Auditorium. This event is free and open to the public.

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Music Education Major Wins Philip H. Inman Excellence in Choral Conducting Arts Scholarship Award

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Rachel Read, a senior music education major, was awarded the “Philip H. Inman Excellence in Choral Conducting Arts Scholarship Award” in December, 2016 at the annual Beaver Valley Choral Society concert at Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, Beaver Falls, PA.

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R. Tad Greig to Provide Professional Development Session in the Butler Area School District

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Dr. R. Tad Greig, professor and director of instrumental activities, will be presenting a session on effective conducting techniques to the music faculty in the Butler Area School District entitled "The Practical Art of Conducting". The professional development session will take place on January 23 at 2 PM at Butler Area High School.

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