American Brass Quintet, Oct 25 at WPHS

The American Brass Quintet will be performing on October 25th with the West Liberty Wind Ensemble, directed by Dr. Matthew Inkster. The concert will begin at 7:30pm at the new J. B. Chambers Performing Arts Center at Wheeling Park High … Continue reading

Music Faculty Member Wins Emmy

Jamie Peck, adjunct faculty and instructor of Music Technology, recently won an Emmy Award for his score to the popular documentary “Pittsburgh from the Air”. His music won in the “Musical Composition/Arrangement” category of the 2012 Mid-Atlantic Regional Emmy Awards. … Continue reading

Brass and Woodwind Days: 9/1 and 9/15

  The Marching Hilltoppers and the WLU Division of Music are sponsoring Brass and Woodwind Days at our first two home football games: September 1 – Home Game (Catawba College) 1:00 PM – High School Woodwind Day! September 15 – … Continue reading

2012-2013 WLU Concert Artist Series

Joseph Gramley, percussionist – September 17, 2012, 7:30pm, College Hall American Brass Quintet – October 25, 2012, 7:30pm, College Hall Robert Spring, clarinetist – February 21, 2013, 7:30pm, College Hall Craig Verm, baritone – March 21, 2013, 7:30pm, College Hall All events are free and open to the public. View the Full Concert Artist Series [...]

The Division of Music welcomes Pat Garrett

This Fall, Pat Garrett will join the music faculty as the Music Education specialist for the DIvision of Music at West Liberty. Mr. Garrett is coming to West Liberty from nearby Wheeling Park High School, where he led the music program for over twenty years. Overall, Mr. Garrett brings 30 years of public school teaching [...]

Marching Hilltoppers Information

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MUS 101 offered ONLINE this summer

This summer, the Division of Music will offer it’s first fully online music class. June 25 to July 13. 100% ONLINE. MUS 101 Fundamentals of Music 2 credit hours Catalog description: Introduction to fundamental elements of music reading. Pitches, octaves, note names, the piano keyboard, staff, clefs, whole- and half-steps, major scales, minor scales. Introduction [...]

Honors Recital

From left: Jack Cardosy-Fisher, Michael Anderson, Anthony Panebianco, Timothi Williams, Matthias Dotson. The West Liberty University College of Arts and Communication, Division of Music presents its annual Honors Recital on Sunday, May 6, at 3 p.m. in the Helen Pierce Elbin Auditorium in College Hall on the university campus. This year’s recital features five outstanding [...]

Concert Choir Spring Tour

The West Liberty University Concert Choir continues its annual Spring Tour with a performance at Vance Memorial Presbyterian Church in Wheeling, W.Va., on Wednesday, May 16, at 7 p.m. “Exsultate Deo,” by Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina opens the program. The Concert Choir will continue with a selection of music dating from the 16 th through [...]

Prof. Brian Baldauff, percussion, April 21

Percussionist Brian Baldauff will present a recital of solo percussion music on Saturday, April 21st, 2012 at 4pm in College Hall. The concert will feature a wide variety of percussion as well as pieces for live performer and electronics.