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2017 Alumni Music Festival Signups

2017 Alumni Music Festival Signups

As a springboard for the 100-year Anniversary of the Music Program, we are planning a Music Festival on Alumni Weekend April 26-30, 2017 and hope that you will join us.

Students in the TCNJ Choirs Perform with the Philadelphia Orchestra

Students in the TCNJ Choirs Perform with the Philadelphia Orchestra

In December 2016, student members of the TCNJ choirs performed with the Philadelphia Orchestra on their live soundtrack performance of the classic holiday movie, Home Alone 2. For three nights in December, 80 students performed vocals in front of a live audience at the Verizon Hall in Center City, Philadelphia. Guests enjoyed a screening of the…

Kaitlyn Anderson: Accepted for the Small Band Programs Intercollegiate Band

Kaitlyn Anderson: Accepted for the Small Band Programs Intercollegiate Band

  Congratulations to junior music education major, Kaitlyn Anderson, on being accepted into the Small Band Programs Intercollegiate Band! This national ensemble is made up of collegiate musicians selected from 59 university programs from across the United States and will perform at the College Band Director’s National Association Conference in Kansas City, Missouri.  The concert…

TCNJ Student Accepted to Prestigious Music Festival

TCNJ Student Accepted to Prestigious Music Festival

TCNJ Music Performance Major Therese DeGenova ’17 has been accepted into the prestigious Pierre Monteux School and Music Festival for its 2016 session. This intensive, six-week summer program trains aspiring orchestra musicians and conductors through a rigorous rehearsal and performance schedule.

TCNJ Choirs Perform with High School Students from Japan

TCNJ Choirs Perform with High School Students from Japan

On March 28, 2016, more than 200 singers will gather on the Mayo Concert Hall stage on The College of New Jersey campus for a concert that will blend cultures and showcase young talent. TCNJ choir students will perform alongside five high school choirs from Japan who all come from the region affected by the…

Preserving the Heritage of Tibetan Music

Preserving the Heritage of Tibetan Music

During the Friday, March 11, Brown Bag lecture, composer Andrea Clearfield discussed her work to preserve Tibetan music. In 2008, Clearfield trekked to the Lo Monthang region of Nepal to study Tibetan folk music. There, she met an aging royal court singer. Traditionally, court music in Lo Monthang has been passed down aurally from generation to generation, but the royal…