Woodwinds at West Liberty

Woodwinds at West Liberty. Dr. Christopher Barrick describes the wide variety of Woodwind opportunities available at West Liberty University’s Department of Music and Theater. Dr. Barrick is Assistant Professor of Music and Director of Woodwinds at WLU. He teaches saxophone … Continue reading

“A Funny Thing…” happening at WLU

…on the Way to the Forum. WLU Division of Music and Hilltop Players present Stephen Sondheim’s “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum”. April 10-13 at 7:30pm and April 14 at 3pm. Tickets available through http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/350895.

Craig Verm, baritone – March 21

West Liberty University will end its 2012-2013 Concert Artist Series with a treat for opera lovers. Baritone Craig Verm, accompanied by pianist Karen Roethlisberger Verm, will offer a special performance at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, March 21 in Elbin Auditorium, College … Continue reading

Pulitzer Prize winner Higdon to visit WLU

CLICK HERE to view Jennifer Higdon’s Webinar recorded live in the WLU-TV studio and streamed live on Ustream Grammy and Pulitzer Prize winning composer Jennifer Higdon will visit West Liberty University on March 6th and 7th, 2013. Wednesday, March 6th … Continue reading

Woodwind Week and Robert Spring, clarinet

WLU to Host Woodwind Week The West Liberty University Department of Music and Theater is proud to host Woodwind Week from February 19-23. This exciting events series will feature guest speakers, recitals and master classes, all focused on the woodwind … Continue reading

Winter Choral Concert, Dec 9

The West Liberty Concert Choir, University Chorus, and Chamber Orchestra will be performing “Glorias” by Vivaldi, Poulenc, and Rutter. The concert will take place at Vance Presbyterian Church in Wheeling on Sunday, December 9th at 3pm. The groups are led … Continue reading

Hansel and Gretel, Nov 29, 30, Dec 1

WLU Hilltop Opera presentsEnglebert Humperdinck’s “Hansel and Gretel”   Thursday, November 29 at 7:30pmFriday, November 30 at 7:30pmSaturday, December 1 at 1:00pm & 5:00pm All performances occur at Vance Presbyterian Church in Wheeling.   Dr. Linda Cowan is directing the … Continue reading

Tri-State Select Honor Band, Nov 15-17

Regional band directors and instrumental educators are now welcome to begin online student nominations to the 2012 Tri-State Select Honor Band. This festival has established a reputation for providing deserving high school band students from the region outstanding opportunities to … Continue reading

Jazz Combo & Percussion Ensemble, Oct 30

The WLU Jazz Combo and Percussion Ensemble will perform in College Hall, Tuesday, November 30th at 7:30pm. The Jazz Combo is directed by Dr. Christopher Barrick and the Percussion Ensemble is directed by Prof. Brian Baldauff.

Faculty Recital, Gerald Lee, piano, Nov 4

Dr. Gerald Lee, Associate Professor of Piano at West Liberty University, will perform at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 4th in the Elbin Auditorium of College Hall. The recital program will feature masterworks by Alexander Scriabin, Franz Liszt, and Franz … Continue reading