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Capital Offers New Minor in Contemporary Worship
By Kaitie Eddy
The contemporary church is growing and changing every day, and one of the biggest changes is the inclusion of new music styles and technologies that relate to today’s world. These changes have brought about a need for worship ...
Capital Students Win Big at International Film Festival
What started out as a class project for Advance Production ended up being so much more for Wes Murray and Nate LaGuardia. Their film, "Buzzing in the Garage", took them all the way to the Eyecatcher International Film Festival where they ea...
The Chordsmen Share Deep Message Behind the Effects of Bullying in Recent Music Video
Bullying is an issue many people face on a day-to-day basis — not only kids, but also adults. Its effects run deep, and can leave lasting impressions on those who face it.
The Capital University Chordsmen w...
Come and celebrate Mozart’s birthday
with Capital University keyboard faculty. Competitions with cash awards, master
classes, practice coaching sessions, presentations, Q & A on majoring in
music and career possibilities, evening concerts, all in one fun and productive
day! Participants will work with our faculty closely to enrich pianistic
techniques, musicality and artistic growth. ...
Capital University’s Conservatory of Music voice students won
10 awards in the statewide Ohio National Association of Teachers of Singing
(NATS) competition held recently at Youngstown State University. ...
“Tidings of Comfort” is the
central theme of Capital University’s Christmas Festival this year, and the
Chapel Choir has taken an immersive approach to learning what comfort means,
not only beyond the walls of campus, but beyond the walls of our personal inhibitions as well....
The world may be an ever-changing environment separated by numerous cultural differences, but there is one thing that can bring us all together — music. Music is a language that can be understood in any country. Samuel Gracida is a Capital University senior with a Music Industry major and minor in Religion. He also is a guitarist in the Conservatory....
In another display of the Power of Purple, Capital
University’s Conservatory of Music will host a faculty showcase performance to
benefit the victims of Hurricane Harvey at 7:30 pm Wednesday, Sept. 6, in
Huntington Recital Hall....
Commemorating Kodály with Cbus Children’s Choir, Pianist Gilbert De Greeve
Capital University will mark the start of its 37th Kodály Institute Sunday, July 16, with an opening concert featuring Columbus Children’s Choir’s New World Singers and famed Belgian pianist Gilbert De Greeve, past pr...
Inaugural Capital University Young Choral Artists Festival to Feature Jake Runestad
Capital University will launch a new Young Choral Artists Festival March 24-25, featuring award-winning composer Jake Runestad as its inaugural composer-in-residence. Among the program’s featured pieces will be...
WXCU Radio station hosts its 3rd annual Radiothon
Capital University’s WXCU Radio station will be hosting its
3 rd annual Radiothon March 17, starting at 5 pm. This 24-hour live
broadcasting event will be located in the Convergent Media Center and is packed
with live performances, gaming ...
What began as a sublime quest last October is racing toward a huge finale on March 20 when Wenting Yu takes the Harborside Ballroom stage in Baltimore, Maryland. Yu will be one of seven finalists competing for the top honor among the nation’s best performers in the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) Steinway Young Artist Piano Competition....
For Brecksville, Ohio native and Capital University
Music Technology senior Nicole “Nik” Engelhart, the future has flashed forward.
She is about to begin a two-week Internship in Pasadena, where she will be
co-designing a production of “Man of La Mancha” with award-winning
composer/sound designer Martín Carríllo at A Noise Within theater in March. This unlikely internship evolved
from her participation in the Entertainment Technology Conference presented by Cirque
du Soleil at Capital last October....
Professor Tianshu Wang to Perform at Carnegie Hall
Dr. Tianshu Wang, Professor of Piano at the Conservatory of Music , is scheduled to perform a solo recital at Carnegie Hall in New York , November 12, 2016, at 2 pm. The Carnegie Hall is known as one of the most prestigious performance venues ...
further evidence you should always try new things. Capital University
Communication/Electronic Media and Film students took top honors recently at
the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) — Ohio Valley
Regional Student Production Awards. It was the first time Capital had entered
the competition. ...
WXCU Radio“Up All Night” for March 11 Charity Radiothon
Troy King ’16
Friday, March 11, Capital University’s WXCU Radio will sponsor a night of activities and entertainment with its second annual charity Radiothon. The night kicks off at 7 pm with a performance by the Capital University Rock Ens...
Board of Trustees Names Elizabeth L. Paul Capital University’s 16th President
The Board of Trustees has announced its selection of Elizabeth L. Paul, Ph.D., of Central Florida’s Stetson University, as Capital University’s 16th president. Paul, who currently serves as executive vice president an...
Ambassadors of Rhythm
Chamber Percussion Ensemble Invited to Perform at International Convention
The Capital University Chamber Percussion Ensemble has been selected to perform at the Percussive Arts Society International Convention (PASIC) in San Antonio, November 11-14. This per...
Music Visit Day Offers Prospective Students Glimpse of Their Future
Capital University recently offered prospective students and families a snapshot of the Conservatory of Music with Capital’s Music Visit Day. With doors opening at 8:45 am, the day was full of opportunities to get a feel for life...
In honor of National Suicide Prevention Month, the Capital University Chordsmen, a large men’s chorus that sings a wide range of musical styles, recorded conductor Craig Courtney's original composition Father of Light to offer hope to those at risk of or suffering the loss of someone who committed suicide....
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