Rothko Trio to perform at WSU

PULLMAN – The Rothko Trio will perform at WSU at 3:10 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 16 in the Kimbrough Concert Hall. The Rothko Trio includes violinist Jo Nardolillo, cellist Brian Hodges and pianist Betsi Hodges. Nardolillo is an assistant professor at the University of Puget Sound (UPS) while Betsi and Brian Hodges are assistant professors […]

WSU jazz concert celebrates Black History Month

WSU’s award-winning Jazz Big Band and VOJAZZ vocal jazz ensemble will hold a concert Tuesday, Feb. 14 at 8 p.m. in Kimbrough Concert Hall to celebrate Black History Month.The concert is free and open to the public.Jazz Big Band, under the direction of Meyer Distinguished Professor of Music Greg Yasinitsky, will perform pieces by African-American […]

Festival of Contemporary Art Music features modern classics

What do you call music that is multilayered and complex — that doesn’t reveal its essence immediately, but might hold one’s interest for a lifetime — music that transcends time and language to make manifest the daily and epic struggle to find meaning?Charles Argersinger calls it contemporary art music, and it will once again be […]

Concert to feature Chuck and Brooke Ferris Florence

On Tuesday, October 18, 2005, a concert featuring guest saxophonists Chuck and Brooke Ferris Florence will be presented at 8:00 pm in Kimbrough Concert Hall on the WSU Campus. The concert will include classical and jazz saxophone playing and will be free of charge.Chuck Florence is a musical chameleon who performs everything from funk to […]

Jon Pugh featured at 2002 Jazz Festival

The 2002 Washington State University Jazz Festival will be presented in the Kimbrough Music Building on Wednesday, Nov. 6. The gala concert highlighting this event will be at noon in Bryan Hall Theatre, featuring guest cornetist Jon Pugh and the award-winning WSU Jazz Big Band, directed by Greg Yasinitsky. Performing jazz faculty members will include […]

Kimbrough salutes new era

As you enter Kimbrough lobby, the noise of the outside campus falls away, and your ears are brushed with a background serenade of near-muted music from students and faculty honing their talent inside the hall’s many rooms. The bittersweet struggle of learning and excelling at the art is easier in this modern educational facility. If […]