Linfield College student songwriters will perform their creations during an open mic event Wednesday, May 16, at 7 p.m. in the lobby of the Vivian A. Bull Music Center. The songs explore a wide variety of topics and popular music styles. Continue reading
Linfield College will present “Meditation and Movement,” featuring the Linfield Faculty-Student Chamber Ensemble, on Tuesday, May 8, at 7 p.m. in the Delkin Recital Hall at the Vivian Bull Music Center on campus. Continue reading
Linfield College seniors Grey Patterson and Sophia Reinhardt will perform music compositions they have written on Friday, May 11, at 7 p.m. in the Delkin Recital Hall of the Vivian A. Bull Music Center on campus. The compositions include chamber pieces and digital media. Continue reading
Linfield College’s annual Opera and Musical Theatre Workshop will keep the audience on their toes with performances ranging from Mascagni’s “L’amico Fritz” to a scene from the movie “Shrek.” Linfield will host “From Mozart to Bernstein: Scenes from Operas and Musicals” on Sunday, May 6, at 7 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall on campus. Continue reading
Seniors Jamie Foglesong, soprano, and Marcos Galvez, tenor, will be presenting their senior recital on Friday, April 27, at 7 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall. Continue reading
Linfield College will host a spring band concert Tuesday, April 17, at 7 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield. Continue reading
Linfield College has announced that it has hired Seth F. Wollam as its inaugural marching band director. He will start full-time in August 2018.
Wollam is an 18-year veteran of music education and band leadership. He is currently in his fourth year as the Director of Bands at Lock Haven University in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania. While at Lock Haven, Wollam led and conducted the athletic and concert bands and community orchestra, as well as taught applied saxophone clarinet, and percussion, as well as individual advanced music studies in marching band techniques, music history and introduction to music. Continue reading
Linfield students and faculty will showcase an eclectic range of classical and non-classical pieces in an upcoming concert. The Linfield Cello Ensemble will present the annual Cello Extravaganza on Saturday, April 21, at 7 p.m. in the Richard and Lucille Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield College. Continue reading
Reprinted with permission of the News-Register. • By Tom Henderson, March 29, 2018
Writer Reyna Grande spent much of her childhood living in cardboard homes that turned to mush in the rain.
Scorpions crawled along the wall. The sight of them haunted her. “I felt I had a kind of scorpion inside me that was stinging my heart again and again,” Grande said.
As she prepares for a visit to McMinnville, the author wants her readers to feel that sting — the pain of a 4-year-old girl separated from her parents.
Linfield College senior Anna Vanderschaegen will present an afternoon of solo and chamber music featuring the cello on Sunday, April 15, at 4 p.m. in the Delkin Recital Hall at the Vivian A. Bull Music Center at Linfield. Continue reading