Under the direction of Grant Cooper, Artistic Director and Conductor, the West Virginia Symphony Orchestra will perform at Fairmont State University on Thursday, Feb. 28.
By George Spelvin
The Fairmont State University Marching Band will be performing a Stadium Review concert in the Colebank Gym on the FSU campus November 13, 2012 at 7:30 pm. The FSU Marching Band is directed by Dr. Valarie Huffman. Performance selections include Maroon & White and the FSU Alma Mater, arranged by Green, Let's Get Crazy, arranged by Barrett and Take on Me by the eighties sensation Ah-ha.
Mike Florio of NBC’s “ProFootballTalk” “Best small collegiate marching band in the United States”, October 12, 2012.
During November, the Fairmont community will have the opportunity to experience a timeless story with a twist, as the Fairmont State University School of Fine Arts and Masquers theatre group present “Our Town” by Thornton Wilder.
This will feature an hour-long concert of contemporary electroacoustic flute music followed by a flute masterclass.
By George Spelvin
The Fairmont State University School of Fine Arts and the Masquers theatre group will present the first theatre performance of the academic year in September. “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” a new musical comedy, opens Friday, Sept. 21, on the Wallman Hall Stage.
The concert, under the direction of Grant Cooper, Artistic Director & Conductor of the WVSO, will feature pianist Antonio Pompa-Baldi.
The Fairmont State University Academy for the Arts is now accepting registrations for its fall term classes and music lessons. The Academy was formed last year and incorporates the former Community Music Program as the Music Preparatory Department and preparatory departments in other arts areas.
Students and faculty members from the Fairmont State University Academy for the Arts will offer a free public performance at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 9, at Heston Farm Winery in Fairmont.