Monday, October 27, 2014

Samba Laranja performed at Jazz at Lincoln Center

Samba Laranja, The S.U. Brazilian Ensemble performed a total of 6 shows on October 24th and 25th at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City. It was truly a remarkable experience and we are very proud of the level of music artistry and professionalism of our...

Friday, October 24, 2014

Syracuse University professors launch online piano tutorial Entrada Piano

Two Syracuse University professors have launched Entrada Piano Technique, an online resource for teachers and students of the piano. Richard Breyer, professor of television, radio and film in the Newhouse School, and Fred Karpoff, professor of music in the Rose, Jules R. and...

Friday, October 17, 2014

Samba Laranja to perform at Jazz at Lincoln Center

Samba Laranja will be performing at the Jazz at Lincoln Center 2014 Brazilian Festival.  The performance will be in The Atrium, trading sets with Crescent City Samba, the SpokFrevo Orquestra, and the Jazz at Lincoln Center orchestra led by Wynton Marsalis, with acclaimed...

Friday, October 3, 2014

Ann Howard Jones residency took place this week at Setnor!

Dr. Ann Howard Jones visited Setnor this week, working with Concert Choir, University Singers, and Women's Choir as well as the graduate student conductors.

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Trombonist Joe Alessi will be performing with The Pride of the Orange: The SU Marching Band on Saturday, October 11, 2014 at the SU vs Florida State halftime show!

Trombonist Joe Alessi will be performing Arthur Pryor's "Blue Bells of Scotland" with The Pride of the Orange: The Syracuse University Marching Band on Saturday, October 11, 2014 at halftime during Syracuse University's home football game versus the Florida State Seminoles in...

Friday, September 26, 2014

Setnor School of Music Faculty member, Bob Halligan, and his band Ceili Rain announce their fall tour schedule!

For more information, visit CEILI RAIN OCTOBER: Saturday, October 4, 2014 9pm show Ceili Rain in Concert- FULL BAND SHOW! Homecoming weekend Franciscan University Outdoors at the Piazza dei Santi 1235 University Boulevard Steubenville, OH 43952   Sunday,...

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Setnor School of Music's Amy Mertz talks with alumna Diane Jones (M.M. Composition ’08) about upcoming projects

 Diane Jones, (M.M. Composition ’08) is in many ways, living her dream.  After this Billy Joel Fellow graduated six years ago, she has been composing full time, and non-stop.  In addition to her own compositions and self-driven projects, she has had the...

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Setnor School of Music faculty member Jon English interviews Baker Guest Artist, Stephanie Blythe, on WCNY, FM 91.3

Hear professor Jon English interviewing Metropolitan Opera mezzo-soprano Stephanie Blythe this Saturday at 11 am on WCNY, FM 91.3!  The interview will be repeated later in the day 4 pm, with Marie Lamb after the Opera Show on WCNY.

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

2014-15 Baker Guest artists are Stephanie Blythe, mezzo-soprano, and Warren Jones, piano!

Mezzo-Soprano Stephanie Blythe and pianist Warren Jones are the 2015 Baker Guest Artists at the Setnor School of Music!  They will perform in concert on Wednesday, September 24 at 8 pm in Setnor Auditorium with a program that will include works by POULENC, FERRÉ, BREL,...

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Setnor School of Music faculty member, Harumi Rhodes, performed at Canyonlands National Park

Harumi Rhodes, assistant professor of violin and string area coordinator at the Setnor School of Music, performed works by Beethoven and Mozart inside this magical red rock grotto of Canyonlands National Park, which is accessible only by jet boating down the Colorado...