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Professor-produced album wins Grammy Award

Caleb Beck

February 13, 2017

Filed under Life & Times, Music

Homer, Louisiana native Bobby Rush was awarded “Best Traditional Blues Album” at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards for his 2016 album “Porcupine Meat.” Porcupine Meat was produced by Scott Billington, music industry profess...

Buku Music & Art Project Announces 2017 Artist Lineup

Caleb Beck

December 6, 2016

Filed under Life & Times, Music

The Buku Music & Art Project today announced its hotly anticipated first wave of artists set to play the annual music festival on the weekend of March 10th, 2017 at Mardi Gras World in New Orleans. Acclaimed Canadian electronic...

Resident music artist teaches independence to chamber orchestra

Andrew Callaghan

December 3, 2016

Filed under Life & Times, Music

The College of Music and Fine Arts' resident artist, Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg, has transformed the university's chamber orchestra into a conductorless ensemble over the last year.The chamber orchestra is a large ensemble which fea...

Gallery: Loyola jams under the oaks

Tasja Demel

October 28, 2016

Filed under Life & Times, Music, Showcase

Loyola’s Jazz Band gave music lovers something to dance to during the last Music Under the Oaks concert this year on Oct. 23. Under the direction of Gordon Towell and Nick Volz, more than 20 Loyola musicians and vocalists p...

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