Tag Archives: music

Concert Chorale is headed to Carnegie Hall

June 21, 2017
By Clif Lusk

“Get us to Carnegie Hall” was the mandate Dr. Diane Orlofsky heard from Troy University Chancellor Dr. Jack Hawkins Jr. when the new John Maloy Long Hall was dedicated three years ago.

“The Chancellor laid his hand on my shoulder and said, ‘we’ve built this space–now get us to Carnegie Hall,’” she recalls.

That’s exactly…

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POPulus puts music industry students in the spotlight

May 1, 2017
By Greg Phillips

Hip-hop, hard rock and country aren’t musical genres typically associated with university bands.

But a group of Troy University students, under the guidance of faculty member Robert Smith, is not only writing and recording within those genres, but performing at area festivals and even releasing albums.

POPulus is TROY’s pop music ensemble, which gives students…

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Numerous concerts taking place at TROY this month

April 18, 2017
By Greg Phillips

Troy University’s College of Communication and Fine Arts is closing out the spring semester with a bang.

Numerous concerts and recitals take place in the last few weeks of April, all of which are free and open to the public.

The schedule of upcoming concerts is as follows:

April 21: Brass Quintet recital at 5:30…

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