Tag: Department of Music

Students, Faculty Excel in State Music Competition

Students, Faculty Excel in State Music Competition

| October 29, 2012 | 1 Comment

Webster University was well represented at the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) Missouri state competition on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 26 and 27. Of the 18 students who attended, 14 progressed to the semifinal round. Freshman Connor Scott, junior Lauren Honz and junior Dominic Mendoza received honorable mention in their categories. Caroline Camp, […]

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Mezzo-Soprano Martha J. Hart in Concert Nov. 14

Mezzo-Soprano Martha J. Hart in Concert Nov. 14

| October 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

“Colorful’ Language in Song: An Evening of Vocal Music,” featuring Martha J. Hart, mezzo-soprano; Nancy Mayo, pianist; and Thomas J. Hart, narrator, will be presented Wednesday, Nov. 14, at 7 p.m. in the Thompson Music Building Recital Hall. Making use of Mary O’Neill’s poetry book Hailstones and Halibut Bones, songs will be paired with the […]

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Nov. 2: Webster New Music Ensemble Fall Concert

Nov. 2: Webster New Music Ensemble Fall Concert

| October 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Webster University New Music Ensemble, under the direction of adjunct music professor Duane Bridges, performs music from the 20th and 21st Century repertoire, as well as works by student composers, who compose music especially for the unique instrumentation of the current ensemble. The Ensemble’s Fall 2012 concert takes place Nov. 2, at 7 p.m., […]

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‘Mike Metheny and Friends’ Jazz Concert Oct. 22

‘Mike Metheny and Friends’ Jazz Concert Oct. 22

| October 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Department of Music and Webster’s Jazz Faculty present the “Mike Metheny and Friends” Jazz Concert Monday, Oct. 22, at 7 p.m. in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. Performers include: visiting artist Mike Metheny on trumpet, flugelhorn and EVI (Electronic Valve Instrument); Steve Schenkel on guitar, Kim Portnoy on piano, Willem von Hombracht on bass, and […]

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Oct. 29: TKT Scholarship Benefit Concert Features Erin Bode

Oct. 29: TKT Scholarship Benefit Concert Features Erin Bode

| October 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

[UPDATE Oct. 26: Unfortunately, Charles Glenn will not be performing due to a scheduling conflict.]   The annual Department of Music presents “The TKT Jazz Scholarship Concert—A Centennial Celebration: Jazz Interpretations of the Music of Jimmy Van Heusen” on Monday, Oct. 29, at 7 p.m. in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. The concert will feature jazz […]

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‘A Century of German Chamber Music’ Concert Oct. 23

‘A Century of German Chamber Music’ Concert Oct. 23

| October 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University presents “A Century of German Chamber Music” with music professors Paula Bernhardt and Anna Lackshewitz and friends on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 7 p.m., in the Community Music School. The program includes: Serenade in G Major, Op. 141a by Max Reger – Paula Bernhardt, flute; Tanya Couture, violin and Anna Lackschewitz viola (three movements) […]

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Webster Wind Ensemble, Concert Choir and Women’s Chorus Oct. 1

Webster Wind Ensemble, Concert Choir and Women’s Chorus Oct. 1

| September 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Webster University presents the Webster Wind Ensemble, Concert Choir and Women’s Chorus Concert Monday, Oct. 1, at 7 p.m. in the Community Music School Concert Hall. Admission is $3 for the general public and free to students, faculty and staff with valid Webster ID. The Webster University Wind Ensemble, under the direction of James A. […]

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Department of Music Upcoming Events

Department of Music Upcoming Events

| September 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

The following events sponsored by Webster University’s Department of Music are free and open to all. Unless otherwise noted, they take place in the Thompson Music Building Recital Hall. Thursday, Sept. 13, noon — German musician Horst Buchholz speaks followed by a Q&A session. Buchholz runs the music program at the Cathedral Basilica of Saint […]

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Faculty Concert with Daniel Schene & Martha Hart April 15

Faculty Concert with Daniel Schene & Martha Hart April 15

| April 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

Music professor Daniel Schene presents a concert April 15 with faculty guest artist mezzo-soprano Martha Hart. Date/Time: Sunday, April 15, 4 p.m. Location: Moore Auditorium Admission: $5 for general admission; $3 for senior adults; Webster students, faculty and staff free with valid I.D. The program includes: • W.A. Mozart: Piano Sonata in A, K. 331 […]

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