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TROY professor’s Universal workshop bringing film experience to students

August 24, 2017
By Greg Phillips

A workshop designed by a Troy University professor is bringing hands-on movie making experience to high school and college students at Universal Orlando Resort.

Sound Design: Music and the Art of Foley is a workshop designed by Robert W. Smith, coordinator of TROY’s music industry program, and aimed at giving students around the country an…

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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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TROY receives large, historic sheet music donation

March 21, 2017
By Greg Phillips

A literal ton of sheet music recently arrived at Troy University’s John M. Long School of Music, courtesy of the U.S. Marine Band.

The donation, which includes thousands of pieces dating as far back as the 1880s, weighed 2,550 pounds on arrival.

Troy University Band Director Dr. Mark Walker said the donation is exceedingly rare…

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