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Jackpot! Nathaniel Pigott: Beatboxer, fiddler, world traveler

Jackpot! Nathaniel Pigott: Beatboxer, fiddler, world traveler

Logan Crews November 21, 2019

Photo by Mona MirpourWhen senior Nathaniel Pigott was in middle school, he and his dad watched “The Sing-Off” on television together. During one of the songs, Pigott began to sing. Not for...

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Classical music slaps: You guys are just mean

Savannah Wahlgren November 15, 2019

Illustration by Andrea NebhutIt’s no secret that symphony concerts are becoming less and less popular. For years, symphony orchestras around the country and the world have struggled to continue to...

Jackpot! Ciara McDaniel makes magic with her music

Jackpot! Ciara McDaniel makes magic with her music

Logan Crews November 6, 2019

Photo by Mona MirpourSenior music education major Ciara McDaniel got her first taste of music education in high school. She started playing flute in her middle school band, and by the end of high school,...

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Symphony orchestra celebrates “Trinity at 150”

Oliver Chapin-Eiserloh October 27, 2019

Photo by Oliver Chapin-EiserlohThere was an evident sense of excitement in the Ruth Taylor Recital Hall as people packed in their seats for a show entitled “Trinity at 150: A Celebration”....

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Clear notes, full house, can’t lose

Amelia Mundell April 11, 2019

Illustration by Andrew NebhutOn March 30, the Trinity Symphony Orchestra played a concert so full that we had to turn people away at the door due to the building fire code. I’m here to tell you that...

Joseph Kneer, right, leads the Trinity Symphony Orchestra in rehearsal. photo by Chloe Sonnier, staff photographer

Behind the curtain: Trinity’s musicians rehearse

David Menchaca February 7, 2018

"Maybe I shouldn't have worn a sweater today," said Joseph Kneer, conductor of the Trinity Symphony Orchestra. He lifted his baton and began another run of the fast and regal "Awake the Harp" movement....

The YOSA Philharmonic performed John Williams’ “Star Wars Suite” and a number of other compositions in Sunday’s concert, “Star Wars and Other Epic Adventures.” photo provided by Jack Braden Imagery

YOSA Philharmonic delights with “Star Wars” tribute and other surprises

Daniel Conrad November 7, 2017

"This has been pleasant and all," I thought to myself, "but it doesn't seem to be going anywhere." If it weren't for Troy Peters' conducting, I wouldn't have known that the Youth Orchestras of...

Orchestra tunes up for Halloween concert

Orchestra tunes up for Halloween concert

Abigail Wharton October 10, 2017

The Trinity Symphony Orchestra will fill the Ruth Taylor Recital Hall with their fall concert, "Tableaux, an Evening of French Music," this Halloween. Selections include the music of Debussy, Stravinsky...

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