Stories tagged with: School of Music

OHIO faculty win Ohio Arts Council Individual Excellence awards

March 29, 2024 This semester, three OHIO faculty members have received Individual Excellence Awards from the Ohio Arts Council.

Robert McClure brings new celestial composition home in an award-winning year

March 21, 2024 In his 11th year of teaching, OHIO Associate Professor of Composition/Theory Chair Robert McClure is just picking up steam.

Students and visiting artists find experience and enjoyment “working 9 to 5”

February 27, 2024 Adapted from the 1980 film and set to the music of Dolly Parton, Tantrum Theater’s production of “9 to 5 the Musical” tells the story of three working women seeking revenge on their misogynistic boss.

How the Billman Award helps fine arts graduate students 'realize their dreams'

February 21, 2024 A Q & A with Billman Scholarship recipient Tyler Thenikl.

Tantrum Theater brings Dolly Parton’s hit musical '9 to 5' to the stage

February 20, 2024 Ohio University's professional theater company Tantrum Theater will present “9 to 5 the Musical,” from Feb. 29 to March 9 in the Forum Theater.

Celebrate Black History Month with WOUB, Ohio University, community partners for screening of 'GOSPEL' plus musical performances

January 29, 2024 The “GOSPEL,” docuseries explores the rich history of Black spirituality through sermon and song, from executive producer, host, and writer Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Classically trained pianist, award-winning performer works with OHIO students

October 13, 2023 The Ohio University School of Music welcomed Llewellyn Sanchez-Werner to the Glidden Recital Hall in October as the first performer in this year’s Keyboard Recital Series. 

A Century in the Making

October 2, 2023 The Marching 110 has a storied history at OHIO, but its origins go back further than most realize. This year marks the 100th birthday of the University’s marching band.

Ethnomusicology professor Garrett Field presents keynote address in the Maldives

June 22, 2023 OHIO Ethnomusicology Professor Garrett Field was chosen to present a keynote address at the 2023 International Conference on Intellectual Advancement at Islamic University of the Maldives.

College of Fine Arts facilities renewal strategy aims to transform OHIO’s arts education and its impact on students, surrounding region

June 16, 2023 The Ohio University Board of Trustees recently approved a resolution at their June meetings for the design phase of the College of Fine Arts facilities renewal strategy.

Student’s original music underscores creative approach to arts administration

April 21, 2023 Bumgarner decided to take a particularly creative approach to a case study project by composing a new piece of music in a new and novel way to underscore his final presentation.

New program reimagines the future of vocal wellness in the School of Music

April 19, 2023 One exciting new initiative in the Ohio University School of Music brings innovative vocal preservation technology to support students and performers whose voice is their instrument.

Edgar Gomez highlights the music of 19th century Mexico at student expo.

April 13, 2023 Edgar Gomez, a graduate student from Cholula, Puebla in Mexico, in the School of Music, highlights his research into the music of 19th century Mexico in the upcoming student expo.

Casey Morarity keeps the beat at 'Carrie, the Musical'

March 22, 2023 From drums to glockenspiels, music education major Casey Morarity does it all and is currently using her percussion talents for Tantrum Theatre’s production of "Carrie, The Musical."

For local Ohio University graduate, the music called him home

March 9, 2023 Devin Blair, a 2022 Ohio University graduate, gained valuable experiences throughout his time at OHIO that prepared him for a career in music education.