music

  • Professor Martin receives coveted Fulbright Scholar Specialist position

    Dec 1, 2016

    Longtime Cornell College Professor James Martin will travel to Germany this spring in a unique opportunity to take part in the Fulbright Specialist Program.

  • Full chorus, orchestra perform Handel’s ‘Messiah’ Dec. 3

    Nov 22, 2016

    Cornell College students, faculty, staff, and community members will come together to perform a well-known concert just in time for the holidays.

  • Perrine writes opening number for upcoming concert

    Sep 19, 2016

    The very first notes that will be heard at the inaugural University of Iowa Symphony Band concert in Voxman Music Building were written by Cornell College’s very own Composer in Residence Aaron Perrine.

  • String music to fill King Chapel for 1st Music Mondays Concert

    Sep 16, 2016

    The first performance of the academic year is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 10, at King Chapel, featuring the new Red Cedar Chamber Music ensemble.

  • Cornell releases 2016-17 fine arts events schedule

    Jul 19, 2016

    Cornell College’s 2016-17 fine arts schedule includes art exhibitions by alumni and students, musical performances by world-renowned ensembles, and four theatre productions, including a new Dance Cabaret.

  • Hilltop Chamber Music Festival brings talented young musicians to campus

    Jun 24, 2016

    Talented young string musicians gathered on the Hilltop last week for a whirlwind week of playing music and learning from some of the best local chamber musicians.

  • Dellimore and Professor Martin research Syberberg films for CSRI

    May 27, 2016

    Dale Dellimore ’19 and Professor of Music James Martin are spending a lot of time in front of a screen watching old films as they research what each one reveals about Germany’s history during World War II.

  • Music students enjoy Mardi Gras block break tour

    Mar 2, 2016

    Cornell students celebrated Mardi Gras during Block 5 block break while on tour in New Orleans, playing their way down St. Charles Avenue in four parades seen by more than a million people.

  • Mardi Gras kickoff concert is Jan. 23

    Jan 19, 2016

    Cornell College’s Caribbean music groups will heat up a cold winter night with a Mardi Gras pre-tour concert in King Chapel at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 23. Admission is open free to the public.

  • Perrine wins Sousa/Ostwald Award

    Dec 22, 2015

    Cornell College music professor Aaron Perrine has won the 2015 Sousa/Ostwald Award from the American Bandmasters Association for his composition “Only Light.”

  • Holiday Concert Dec. 5

    Nov 24, 2015

    The Cornell College Orchestra, Concert Choir, and Chamber Singers will perform a Holiday Concert at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 5.

  • Allos Musica performing Nov. 9

    Oct 27, 2015

    James Falzone’s Allos Musica will perform the second Music Mondays concert of the year at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 9, in King Chapel.

  • Pandemonium, Calypso Singers heading to Mardi Gras

    Oct 20, 2015

    Cornell College’s Pandemonium steel drum band and Calypso Singers will tour to New Orleans in 2016 to perform in four parades and a concert for Mardi Gras. Crowds are expected to number more than a million people.

  • A taste of Mardi Gras in October

    Oct 8, 2015

    The Cornell College Steel Drum Ensembles will perform a Mardi Gras-influenced concert at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 9 in King Chapel as part of the college’s Homecoming and Family Weekend.

  • 2015-16 Fine Arts Calendar

    Aug 7, 2015

    Cornell College’s 2015-16 fine arts schedule includes art exhibitions by alumni and students, musical performances by world-renowned ensembles, and three theatre productions, including the Tennessee Williams classic “The Glass Menagarie.”