News Archive (2017)

  • December 19, 2017 by Claire Holstead ’17
    Angela George, Ph.D., brings art history expertise from the Smithsonian, National Gallery of Art, and Metropolitan Museum of Art to Azusa Pacific.
  • December 15, 2017

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    December 2017 Performance Note:

    On behalf of the College of Music and the Arts, we wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

    In the last few...

  • December 13, 2017

    Written by Regina Ender

    Working for Adarga Entertainment Group has allowed two APU master’s students to put their passion for the music industry into practice. Alexandria Davila and Jamie Hart both hold manager positions for the media consulting company and work with award-winning artists and attend A-list events, including the Latin...

  • November 30, 2017 by Rebekah Bruckner
    After only three months at APU, Holly Campbell’s love for music, children, acting, and service converged in the creation of a new campus club called The Dream Project.
  • November 15, 2017

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    As I engage various constituents and tell the story of our college, the word 'vibrancy' continues to surface as an apt description of how our faculty and...

  • October 17, 2017
    Azusa Pacific University’s School of Music presents “Celebrate Christmas,” a Southern California holiday tradition for more than 30 years.
  • October 15, 2017

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    Performance Notes:

    Steady focus. In the College of Music and the Arts, this is a motto that we are adopting for this academic year. It is a reminder to keep our...

  • October 2, 2017
    This tragedy touches many of us who know people who escaped the horror, helped the wounded, tended to the dying, and comforted the heartbroken. Stories of heroism and kindness emerge and a familiar spirit of unity wells.
  • September 22, 2017
    Azusa Pacific University Theater commences it’s 23rd season with the Tony Award-winning musical Into the Woods. The show runs October 5-15, with Thursday through Saturday performances at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday performances at 2 p.m.
  • September 15, 2017

      
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    Performance Notes:

    The start of another full year of arts education at APU has begun and our fall semester has already achieved some great milestones! We are thrilled that there are...

  • September 14, 2017
    Learn more about Keene's recent professional activity.
  • September 14, 2017
    Learn more about Dobson's recent professional activity.
  • August 25, 2017 by Rebekah Bruckner ’18
    Steven Schmidt ’17, commercial music major, and friend Christian Guerrero, received the first Charles Dodgson Award from USC's Wonderland Award Competition for their musical Mad World, which tells the story behind Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.
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    Performance Notes:

    The “lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer” are quickly drawing to a close. Lest you think we have all been lounging at our beach and mountain vacation homes, be sure...

  • July 20, 2017


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    Performance Notes:

    As the Alumni and College Relations Coordinator for the College of Music and the Arts, I have had the distinct privilege of getting to know several alumni over the past two years....

  • July 3, 2017

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    As I close my second year as Associate Dean for Graduate Studies in the College of Music and the Arts, I never imagined the transition from Texas to California would have gone...

  • June 2, 2017

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    May's Performance Notes

    The month of May offers wonderful moments to celebrate our students’ accomplishments and to cheer on our graduates as they head out into exciting new paths. 

    Our graduation celebrations this May were particularly...

  • May 9, 2017
    Learn more about Ganas' recent presentation.
  • May 1, 2017 by Abigail E. Peck
    Azusa Pacific University graduate assistant conductor of the APU Symphony Orchestra and Opera, Diego Barbosa-Vásquez was recently named as a Colombian Country Brand Ambassador.
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    April's Performance Notes

    In my undergraduate program, I had the privilege of studying with esteemed composer Edwin Childs. This man almost single-handedly turned my interest in composition into a passion for the craft of expression...

  • April 10, 2017
    Learn more about Keene's recent professional activity.
  • March 20, 2017
    Learn more about Dobson's recent publication.
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    Learn more about Dobson's recent publication.
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    March’s Performance Notes

    “Artist as Entrepreneur” is a running theme of this month’s CMA Monthly Spotlight. The Featured Faculty is a keyboard collaborative artist who is also a creator of multiple successful apps. The Featured Student is...

  • March 13, 2017
    Learn more about Koops' recent presentation.
  • March 1, 2017
    TEDx Azusa Pacific University will take place on Tues., March 28, 2017, from 12:30-4:30 p.m. Watch live online.
  • February 23, 2017 by Rebekah Bruckner
    APU film and theater experts discuss the acclaim of La La Land, Damien Chazzele’s vibrant, dreamlike musical, and this year’s top grossing Oscar-nominated movie.
  • February 15, 2017

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    February's Performance Notes

    In reading this issue of the CMA Monthly Spotlight, I was struck by the theme that came from the Center Stage interviews with our featured alumnus, faculty, and student. Namely, the intersection of our...

  • January 13, 2017
    Learn more about Alcalay's recent professional activity.
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