Faculty, students to present April 30 chamber music recital

Faculty and students from the Temple College Music Department will present a free chamber music recital on Thursday, April 30, at 7:30 p.m. in the Jackson-Graeter Backstage Theatre. The recital will feature a variety of instrumental groups as well as with several solo performances.
By Ellen Davis |  Music

Jazz Combo to present lunchtime concert May 1

The Temple College Jazz Combo is presenting a free lunchtime concert in the Jackson-Graeter Backstage Theatre on Tuesday, May 1, at 12:30 p.m.
By Ellen Davis |  Music

Voice Studio students to perform May 6

Students in Teri Johnson’s Voice Studio at Temple College are giving a recital Sunday, May 6, at 3 p.m. in the Jackson-Graeter Backstage Theatre.
By Ellen Davis |  Music

Chorale presenting P.D.Q. Bach concert April 10

The Temple College Chorale will present a concert titled “The Satirical Stylings of P.D.Q. Bach” on Tuesday, April 10, at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium of the Mary Alice Marshall Performing Arts Center.
By Ellen Davis |  Music

Award-winning composer to lecture, conduct at Temple College

Award-winning composer Julie Giroux will speak at Temple College April 13 and conduct an April 14 concert performed by the Temple College Symphonic Band.
By Ellen Davis |  Music

Orchestra to perform ‘Beethoven and Beyond’ April 3

The Temple College Orchestra will perform a concert titled “Beethoven and Beyond” on Tuesday, April 3, at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium of the Mary Alice Marshall Performing Arts Center.
By Ellen Davis |  Music

28th annual Temple College Jazz Festival takes the stage March 22-24

The 28th Annual Temple College Jazz Festival will take place March 22-24 at the Mary Alice Marshall Performing Arts Center (PAC) on the Temple College main campus. The annual event has gained a reputation as one of the best jazz festivals in the southwestern United States, bringing together top professional artists,
By Ellen Davis |  Music

Music instructor to give free organ concert Feb. 25

Dr. Leon Couch III Temple College music instructor Dr. Leon W. Couch III will give a free organ concert Sunday, Feb. 25, at 2 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, 102 N. 2nd St. in Temple. The concert is titled “The French Connection” and will feature a variety of French keyboard works from the 17th to 20th centuries.
By Ellen Davis |  Music

Temple College students to perform with 2018 All-State music ensembles

Twelve students from Temple College will perform with All-State music ensembles in February 2018. Four students were selected to perform with the Texas Two-Year College Choir Director’s Association Choir and eight students were selected to perform with the Texas Two-Year College Band Director’s Association Symphonic Band. Both ensembles will rehearse and perform in San Antonio as part of the 2018 Texas Music Educators’ Association Conference Feb. 14-17. …
By Ellen Davis |  Music, Student Success

Guitar instructor to give recital Feb. 6

Guitar instructor Jacob Wise will give a recital Tuesday, Feb. 6, at 12:30 p.m. in the Jackson-Graeter Backstage Theatre. The concert will feature original compositions by Wise, as well as jazz classics by Thelonious Monk and Chick Corea.
By Ellen Davis |  Music

Student ensembles to give free concerts Nov. 28, 30

Two Temple College student ensembles will give free lunchtime concerts the week of November 27.
By Ellen Davis |  Music

Student ensembles to give free concerts Nov. 28, 30

Two Temple College student ensembles will give free lunchtime concerts the week of November 27.
By Ellen Davis |  Music

Symphonic Band to perform tribute to veterans Nov. 12

The Temple College Symphonic Band will give a free concert titled “A Tribute to Our Nation’s Veterans” on Sunday, Nov. 12, at 3 p.m. in the auditorium of the Mary Alice Marshall Performing Arts Center. The program will feature a variety of patriotic music from the time of our nation’s founding to the present. Selections will include William Schuman’s “Chester Overture for Band,” based on William Billings’ hymn and marching song of the American Revolu…
By Ellen Davis |  Music