Music composed by faculty performed at Festival of Contemporary Art Music

Yazinitsky PULLMAN — Original music by WSU School of Music faculty Ryan Hare, H. James Schoepflin, Aleks Sternfeld-Dunn and Gregory Yasinitsky will be performed at the Festival of Contemporary Art Music (FoCAM) at 8 p.m. Feb. 5 in Bryan Hall Theatre in a concert that is free and open to all. FoCAM is an annual […]

Vocal Chamber Music Concert to benefit children

PULLMAN – WSU piano faculty Jeffrey and Karen Savage will perform during the benefit performance “Sing for Hope” at 3 p.m. March 2 at the Bryan Hall Theater. Mezzo-soprano Kathleen Flynn, soprano Anne Gross, baritone Randall Scarlata, and tenor Benjamin Sosland will sing chamber music masterpieces by Brahms, Rossini, Purcell, and Massenet. The singers have […]

Floyd appoints general counsel for university

Continuing to build and refine his administrative team, WSU President Elson S. Floyd announced today that Sally Savage will become the university’s general counsel, effective Nov. 1. Savage serves as WSU’s vice president of University Relations, a position she has held since 2000. However, her primary professional expertise — spanning nearly 30 years — is […]

Professors place second in international piano competition

Jeff Savage, assistant professor of music, and Karen Hsiao Savage, piano instructor in the School of Music and Theatre Arts, Washington State University, placed second at the Concours Grieg: International Competition for Pianists in Oslo, Norway. “It was a great experience,” said Karen Hsiao Savage. “We expected to see great talent, and indeed the level […]