Protest the Hero’s new album shines

Protest the Hero released it’s new album “Volition”.

Luke Helker Staff Writer The newest installment to the Protest the Hero saga has finally arrived. This Canadian progressive rock outfit recently released their fourth album independently, but distributed through Razor & Tie records (the same label that is home Continue reading

Festival of Music: The Jazz single Reed Symposium

Amid the hustle and bustle of students going in and out of class, eager to be free for the weekend, students who play jazz instruments were given the chance to participate in the Annual Single Reed Symposium. Organized by Christy Banks, assistant chair of the Music Department, the Symposium is an all day festival of jazz music between 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. April 9 at the Ford Atrium in McComsey Hall. Starting early, students who had either a few weeks or a lifetime of experience with their instruments were invited to register for the day’s events. Bringing their own instruments, this free event gave students the chance to work with professional musicians who specialized in the same instrument. The guests were Frank Kowalsky on the clarinet and Chris Vadala on the saxophone. Continue reading