News: Music | Judson College Marion
menu

menu

News: Music

Judson welcomes new faculty

Judson welcomed four new faculty members to campus last week during orientation sessions. Pictured are Stephanie Peek, Assistant Professor of Religion; Allison Newton, Assistant Professor of Education; Joshua Pickens, Assistant Professor of Art; and Chris Brown, Assistant Professor of Music and Director of Ensembles.    

Judson Singers and FAITH Ensemble announce Spring Tour

The Judson College Singers and FAITH Ensemble will begin its Spring Tour April 22 in Selma, Ala. The choral groups will perform April 22-26 at schools, churches, and senior living centers throughout south Alabama and Florida, ending in Lake City. Performance dates and locations include: Saturday, April 22nd 2:00p.m. – Vaughan Place Senior Living Center, […]

Judson Singers and FAITH Ensemble to present Spring Choral Concert 4/13

Judson Singers and FAITH Ensemble will present a spring choral concert Thursday, April 13 at 7:00p.m. in Alumnae Auditorium. Under the direction of Dr. Camilla Horne, Assistant Professor of Music, the concert will feature choral repertoire by George Frideric Handel, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, T. Ludovico da Vittoria, Henry Purcell, Ola Gjeilo, John Rutter, and Terre […]

Judson music students perform in Honors Recital

The Judson College Department of Music held its first annual Honors Recital auditions on Thursday, March 23, 2017.  The auditions, which were judged by a panel of non-music department faculty members, were open to all music majors and minors.  Of the eleven music students who competed, the following were declared winners:  Seng Hkawn, Yaw Nam, […]

Judson freshman advances to regional vocal competition

Judson freshman Macey Carter placed third at Alabama’s annual National Association of Teachers of Singing (ALANATS) competition in February, earning a place in the Southeastern Regional NATS (SERNATS) competition in Atlanta in March. The ALANATS competition, held February 17-18 at Birmingham-Southern College, featured 320 high school and collegiate-level singers under the tutelage of current NATS registered […]

Judson hosts 6th annual African-American Read-In

Judson College held its 6th annual African-American Read-In on February 2 in Ramsay-McCrummen Chapel. The event was hosted by the Departments of English and Music and featured readings and musical performances by Judson students, faculty, staff, and administrators. Participants shared the voices of African-American writers, artists, visionaries, and trailblazers, reading texts from such scholars as […]

Organist Beth McGinnis to present “Musical Hors d’ouevres” performance

On January 19 at 11:30a.m., the Judson College Music Department will host a “Musical Hors d’oeuvres” performance in Alumnae Auditorium. This week’s performance will be a lecture and organ recital by Dr. Beth McGinnis, lecturer in the School of the Arts at Samford University. McGinnis is a versatile performer equally at home in the worlds of choral music, chamber […]

Judson dedicates Betty Smith Campbell Vocal Studio

On November 28, 2016, Judson College faculty, administrators, students, and alumnae representatives dedicated the Betty Smith Campbell Voice Studio in Marian Acree Tucker Hall in honor of beloved voice instructor Dr. Betty Smith Campbell. The ceremony included remarks by Dr. Cindy St. Clair, Head of the Department of Music, student Kaitlyn Garrison, and alumnae representative […]

Judson College Department of Music to host concert of opera scenes Nov. 29

The students of Judson College’s Opera Workshop class will perform scenes from musical theatre, opera, and operetta on Tuesday, November 29 at 7:00pm.  The performance in full staging and costumes will be performed on the stage of Judson’s historic Alumnae Auditorium in Marion, Ala. A reception in Archibald Hall will follow the performance. The event […]

Student voice and piano recitals to be held Nov. 15 and 17

The Judson College Music Department announces two junior recitals scheduled for this week: Tuesday, November 15th at 7:00 pm – Voice Recital (Alumnae Auditorium) Soprano Kaitlyn Garrison, a native of Thorsby, Alabama, attended Chilton Christian Academy in Jemison. She is a junior at Judson College, majoring in English and double-minoring in business and music, and studies voice with […]