Category: Feature

April 4, 2016

Scholarship Results are In!

The Music Department is pleased to announce the 2016-17 Music Department Scholarships.  We would like to thank everyone who applied for a scholarship this year and express our pride in this remarkable group of students

March 31, 2016

Music Department Concert to Heavily Feature Guests

Concert season is heating up, and this semester will feature several guest artists. First up, Dr. John Wiles will be guest conducting on tomorrow’s Choral Concert. Dr. Wiles visits from University of Northern Iowa. Secondly,

March 17, 2016

Dr. Turner Wins Society For American Music Award

A hearty congratulations to faculty member Dr. Kristen Turner! Dr. Turner (pictured on the left) has been awarded the John and Roberta Graziano Fellowship. This award is intended to fund research she will conduct this

February 2, 2016

Big Plans for RCS and RCCO

This Spring semester is a particularly special one for the NC State Orchestras, as director Peter Askim has put together not one, but two high-profile programs this semester.   The Raleigh Civic Symphony was awarded

December 16, 2015

Dr. Kleiankina Draws Rave Reviews

Our own piano professor, Dr. Olga Kleiankina recently sold out the North Carolina Museum of Art’s “Sights and Sounds on Sundays” in a performance that Classical Voice of North Carolina reviewed as “simply breathtaking” Read

September 8, 2015

Power Sound of the South Feature airs on Dave Doeren Show

On Sunday, September 6th, The Dave Doeren Show aired a four minute video featuring footage of the marching band from Saturday’s victory over Troy University. Watch the video here, which includes interviews with Dr. Paul

September 4, 2015

Dr. Peter Askim Directs Next Festival of Emerging Artists

NC State’s Director of Orchestral Studies, Dr. Peter Askim, spent his summer vacation hard at work directing the Next Festival for Emerging Artists, an intense music festival for young professional string players that he founded.