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News is about Vijay Singh
They are: Faculty Member

Vijay Singh, Music, was honored as guest conductor of the North Central American Choral Director's Association (ACDA) regional conference Middle Level Junior Women's Honor Choir in Sioux Falls, South Dakota Feb. 18-21st, 2016.  Singh was also commissioned to compose a new choral work that was given it's world premiere at the conference to great success.

February 23, 2016
News is about Vijay Singh
They are: Faculty Member

Vijay Singh, Music, guest conducted the New Hampshire All-State Jazz Choir Feb. 4-6, 2016.  The program included 3 of Singh's own compositions and arrangements.

February 23, 2016
News is about Nikolas Caoile
They are: Faculty Member

The Washington American String Teachers Association has selected Nikolas Caoile to receive 2016 Award Achievement in Orchestral Direction. The award will be presented at the Washington Music Educators Association Conference in Yakima on February 13.

 

 

February 10, 2016
News is about Leah Thomas
They are: Undergraduate Student

The Musicfest Northwest festival selected their top Young Artists last week, with CWU's Leah Thomas taking the number one seat as the winning brass performer.  The Young Artist Division Winners were then invited to play with the Spokane Symphony at the Bing Crosby Theatre on May 13, 2015. The memorized piece, Tartini, Trumpet Concerto in D major, was played on a piccolo trumpet.

Leah is a sophomore at Central and has studied trumpet for 7 years.

May 25, 2015
News is about Vijay Singh and Joe Brooks
They are: Faculty Member

MUSIC faculty professors Joe Brooks and Vijay Singh performed at The Seasons in Yakima Oct. 6, 2013. The program, titled "Autumn Leaves", featured music themed around the Fall season. Brooks played clarinet featuring works by Finzi, Tchaikovsky, and Brahms. Singh sang songs by Purcell, Vaughan Williams, Schubert, Brahms, and CWU's own John Pickett. Both performers finished the concert with a touch of jazz to the delight of the audience.

April 25, 2014
News is about Vijay Singh
They are: Faculty Member

Vijay Singh, Music, guest conducted the Delaware All-State Mixed Choir at the 2014 Delaware Music Educators Association conference February 21-22nd in Seaford, DE. The 140 voice choir was comprised of auditioned high school students from throughout the state of Delaware. Singh conducted the East Coast premiere of his composition "Seeking the Way" as part of the program.

April 3, 2014

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