Jazzing up gospel music

strum — Kevin Turner performed for students and concertgoers Jan. 27. Photo credit: Amber Tiller

School of Music kicks off Christian Artist Series with guitarist Kevin Turner Inspired by gospel music and the work of popular jazz artists, Kevin Turner took the stage at Liberty University’s School of Music Christian Artist Series in Towns Auditorium Jan. 27. Nominated for a Stellar Award, a gospel music …

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Jazz Ensemble travels to Windy City

festival — Jazz Ensemble members perform along with 30 other colleges and universities from all across the country before a crowd of roughly 1,000 people. Photo provided

Having never traveled to a competition before, the Liberty University Jazz Ensemble made its intercollegiate debut Feb. 21-23, attending the 46th annual Elmhurst College Jazz Festival in the western suburbs of Chicago.

“They (the audience) were very pleased with our performance,” Liberty […]

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Jazzy Fun Friday rocks

Heritage —  Attendees experienced live music in Green Hall Friday, Feb. 22. Photo credit: Kyle Milligan

Center4ME celebrates African-American culture The sound of jazz music echoed throughout the hallways of Green Hall Feb. 22, welcoming Liberty University students to celebrate African American History Month by participating in the Center for Multicultural Enrichment’s (Center4ME) Jazzy Fun Friday. Liberty students, faculty, staff and College for a Weekend guests …

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