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Music Department Shares an Exciting Concerts Line Up

The Boise State Department of Music has an exciting and pack list of concerts in the upcoming months. See the line up below. MAJOR ENSEMBLE CONCERTS BOISE STATE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA CONCERT Sunday, Feb. 10 | 7:30 – 9:00pm | Morrison Center … (Read More) Music Department Shares an Exciting Concerts Line Up

Assistant Music Professor Michael Porter Collaborates, Performs and Discusses Johann Sebastian Bach

On February 9 and 24,  Boise State Assistant Professor of Music Dr. Michael Porter will perform several of J. S. Bach’s sacred cantatas accompanied by in-depth discussions with various “non-musical” members of Boise’s community on each work’s spiritual and humanistic … (Read More) Assistant Music Professor Michael Porter Collaborates, Performs and Discusses Johann Sebastian Bach

Service-Learning Brings Music to Life for College, Elementary Students

Boise State music education students teach children at Taft elementary. In October, Lori Gray, an assistant professor and director of music education at Boise State University, and Amy Wickstrom, a graduate assistant in music education, involved their MUS 373 students … (Read More) Service-Learning Brings Music to Life for College, Elementary Students

Music Professor Publishes Noted Book on Cello

Brian Hodges co-authored a book titled “Cello Secrets: Over 100 Performance Strategies for the Advanced Cellist.” It was published by Rowman and Littlefield in July. A summary of the book: “Cello Secrets” explains over 100 of the most helpful insider … (Read More) Music Professor Publishes Noted Book on Cello

A Boise Musical Tradition Returns: 21st Annual Gene Harris Jazz Festival April 4-6

Gene Harris, playing in 1998. Long before Boise had Treefort, it had the annual Gene Harris Jazz Festival, an event that thrilled local music lovers, lured others to town and put Boise on the music map. Named for the late … (Read More) A Boise Musical Tradition Returns: 21st Annual Gene Harris Jazz Festival April 4-6

Association of Office Professionals Hosts Professional Development Day

  Professional Development Day is a one-day conference that will take place from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.  April 6 in the Micron Business and Economics Building. Held annually by the Boise State University Association of Office Professionals, the event will provide training … (Read More) Association of Office Professionals Hosts Professional Development Day

Visiting Choral Conductor to Discuss Kenyan Folk Music

Evans Obanda Ouma Mbinji Kenyan choral conductor Evans Obanda Ouma Mbinji will give a presentation on the traditions and performance of Kenyan music from 7-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 6, in the Recital Hall (C200) of the Morrison Center. The program … (Read More) Visiting Choral Conductor to Discuss Kenyan Folk Music

Boise State Musicians Win at Regional Competition

The Department of Music at Boise State University has a reason to celebrate. Yonsoo Park, violinist and string graduate assistant, and the Aestus Quartet, graduate scholarship quartet in residence featuring violinists Anne Wolfe and DaNece Lyman, violist Emily Jones, and … (Read More) Boise State Musicians Win at Regional Competition

Boise State Faculty Featured in Boise Philharmonic Stravinsky Piece

Three members of Boise State’s faculty — Richard Klautsch, Gordon Reinhart, professors of theatre arts, and Linda Kline, a professor of viola — will play roles in the Boise Philharmonic Chamber Series performance of Igor Stravinsky’s “The Soldier’s Story” on Jan. … (Read More) Boise State Faculty Featured in Boise Philharmonic Stravinsky Piece

College of Arts and Sciences Welcome Emeriti Faculty and Staff during Homecoming

With nearly 40 College of Arts and Sciences emeriti faculty and staff members and their guests in attendance, Dean Tony Roark welcomed the emeriti group back to campus on Homecoming Saturday. The Dean’s office hosted the annual event during Homecoming week … (Read More) College of Arts and Sciences Welcome Emeriti Faculty and Staff during Homecoming