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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 […]

Judson Singers to perform at Collegiate Choral Festival

The Judson Singers will participate in the 2016 American Choral Directors Association (ACDA) Collegiate Choral Festival on November 3rd at Southside Baptist Church in Birmingham, AL. Performing under the direction of Dr. Camilla Horne, Assistant Professor of Music, and accompanied by Dr. Cindy St. Clair, Music Department Head, the Singers will perform at 9:20am Friday morning. […]

RECITAL: Harpist Keryn Wouden and soprano Sadie Goodman

The Judson College Music Department will host soprano Sadie Goodman and harpist Keryn Wouden in a recital on September 29, 2016 at 7:00pm in Alumnae Auditorium. The recital is free and open to the public. There will be a reception in Archibald Hall following the performance. Goodman and Wouden met in a Russian literature class […]

Judson College Choir and Handbells announce spring music tour

The Judson College Music Department announces its 2016 spring music tour, which will visit churches, schools, and other venues in Alabama and Georgia April 23-28. The tour features the Judson Singers, FAITH Ensemble, Praise Dancers, and Hand Bell Ensemble as well as several solo instrumentalists and pianists.  Thirty Judson students, accompanied by Dr. Camilla Horne, […]

Spring Music Concert scheduled for April 14

The Judson College Music Department announces its annual Spring Music Concert on Thursday, April 14th at 7:00 pm in the Alumnae Auditorium.  The concert will feature musical selections by members of the Judson Singers, FAITH Ensemble, Judson Hand Bell Ensemble, and Judson Instrumental Ensemble. The performance is free and open to the public. For further […]