Tag: Department of Music

Jan. 21: Support the Chamber Singers in Special Send-Off before MMEA Appearance

Jan. 21: Support the Chamber Singers in Special Send-Off before MMEA Appearance

| January 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

Come support Webster singers at a special send-off this month before they take their show on the road. On Tuesday, Jan. 21, at 7:30 p.m. the Webster University Chamber Singers will present a Pre-MMEA Concert, featuring the repertoire they will be singing for the 76th Annual Missouri Music Educators Association In-Service Workshop/Conference at the Tan-Tar-A […]

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News Around Webster: Marcella, Renz on Security; Carter’s Compositions; Ćosić Exhibit Jan. 25; Stringer Presents at DBA Conference

News Around Webster: Marcella, Renz on Security; Carter’s Compositions; Ćosić Exhibit Jan. 25; Stringer Presents at DBA Conference

| January 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent professional news and achievements involving Webster University community members includes: Marcella and Renz on Consumer Security Security experts and Walker School of Business & Technology professors Al Marcella and Gary Renz had an article published in the January 2014 Journal for the Information Systems Security Association. In the article, “Privacy Lost:  A Trip to […]

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In the News: Akande on Black November; Portnoy/Clewell Concert; Alumna Play Reviewed; Rishe on MLB, NCAA, NYC

In the News: Akande on Black November; Portnoy/Clewell Concert; Alumna Play Reviewed; Rishe on MLB, NCAA, NYC

| November 27, 2013 | 1 Comment

Recent news media coverage featuring Webster University community members includes: With Thanksgiving only days away, St. Louis Fox affiliate Fox2 News turned to Benjamin Akande, dean of the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology, to explain how Black Friday has turned into Black November. He says we are seeing a change in the […]

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Vocal Students Have Something To Sing About Following Central Division Competition

Vocal Students Have Something To Sing About Following Central Division Competition

| November 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Vocal students in the Webster University Department of Music ranked highly at the National Association of Teachers of Singing Central Division Auditions on Nov. 15-17 in Rock Island, Ill. This annual vocal competition gathered students and teachers from Illinois, Iowa and Missouri, including 20 Webster students and faculty members Carole Gaspar, Martha Hart, Debby Lennon […]

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Nov. 17: Webster Chamber Orchestra Performs World Premier of Composition by Kim Portnoy

Nov. 17: Webster Chamber Orchestra Performs World Premier of Composition by Kim Portnoy

| November 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Chamber Orchestra (WUCO) will perform the world premier of a new composition by Kim Portnoy, associate professor of music. The performance is part of the WUCO’s concert on Nov. 17, at 7 p.m. on the Community Music School stage. Portnoy’s composition, “Jack Ruby Talks Business With the New Girl: November 21, 1963,” […]

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Department of Music Hosts High School Invitational Orchestra Clinic Oct. 12

Department of Music Hosts High School Invitational Orchestra Clinic Oct. 12

| October 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University will host its first High School Invitational Orchestra Clinic on Saturday, Oct. 12, 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Performing on the stage of the Community Music School will be 150 high school orchestra musicians from four area high schools. Following each performance, the orchestra will engage in an immediate interactive clinic session with […]

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Oct. 28: TKT Benefit Concert Features Music of Irving Berlin

Oct. 28: TKT Benefit Concert Features Music of Irving Berlin

| October 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Department of Music presents “The TKT Jazz Scholarship Benefit Concert:  Jazz Interpretations of the Music of Irving Berlin” on Monday, Oct. 28, at 7 p.m. in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. Featured guest artists include vocalists Erin Bode, Debby Lennon, Peter Ayres and the Webster University Jazz Singers. Also featured will be the 2013 TKT […]

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Sept. 18: ‘Rush Hour’ Concert for Trombone, Bass Trombone and Piano

Sept. 18: ‘Rush Hour’ Concert for Trombone, Bass Trombone and Piano

| September 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Department of Music presents a “Rush Hour” concert this Wednesday, Sept. 18, 6-7 p.m. with Mark Kellogg (associate professor of Trombone, Euphonium, and Chamber Music at the Eastman School of Music; principal trombone of the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra), Joseph Werner (principal pianist for the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra and personnel manager; co-chairman of the Piano […]

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Jazz at Webster: ‘The Paul DeMarinis Quartet’ Sept. 23

Jazz at Webster: ‘The Paul DeMarinis Quartet’ Sept. 23

| August 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Paul DeMarinis Quartet presents a concert Monday, Sept. 23, at 7 p.m. in the Winifred Moore Auditorium. The quartet consists of associate professor of music Paul DeMarinis on soprano and tenor saxophones and bass clarinet, Dave Black on guitar, Ben Wheeler on bass, and Kyle Honeycutt on drums. Black and Wheeler are adjunct faculty […]

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Jazz at Webster: ‘A Tribute to Cannonball Adderley’ Sept. 9

Jazz at Webster: ‘A Tribute to Cannonball Adderley’ Sept. 9

| August 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Jazz Faculty presents “A Tribute to Cannonball Adderley” on Monday, Sept. 9, at 7 p.m. in the Moore Auditorium. Performing in the ensemble will be: Debby Lennon on vocals, Keith Moyer on trumpet, Paul DeMarinis on alto saxophone, Steve Schenkel on guitar, Kim Portnoy on piano, Willem von Hombracht on bass and […]

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