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At home with the queen

Lauren Trimber, Features Editor

April 26, 2019

“If you surrender to the air, you can ride it.” Novelist Toni Morrison’s quotation, written in bright white lettering against a dark background, appears on screen for one quiet moment, before the image snaps to a grainy vi...

Animal Years performs for Allegheny students

Steven Heine, Junior News Editor

September 7, 2017

Mike McFadden and Animal Years brought a flock of students to the Gator Quad for the band’s 6 p.m. performance on Friday, Sept. 1. The band, based in Brooklyn, New York, came to Allegheny College as part of Student Leadershi...



March 10, 2016

GAP-sponsored major concert brings three artists to campus

Logan Battin, Contributing Writer

February 25, 2016

The Major Events Committee and Gator Activities Programmings’ will be bringing three music artists to campus for this year’s major concert. Hip-hop artist Hoodie Allen will headline the show, which will take place Saturday,...

The Sounds of Meadville

Kyle Murphy, Staff Writer

November 19, 2015

The Wind Symphony is Allegheny College’s flagship instrumental ensemble, featuring a roster of 82 members, three music faculty and three administrative faculty. Among the many ensembles covered in previous issues of Sounds of ...

The Sounds of Meadville: Piano remains musical staple

Kyle Murphy, Staff Writer

October 29, 2015

Shortly after its invention circa 1700, the piano became a mainstay of western culture. Whether it was the forced lessons as an adolescent, the Yamaha keyboard your musical friend had or the upright at grandma’s house, the pi...

The Sounds of Meadville

Kyle Murphy, Contributing Writer

October 15, 2015

The Civic Symphony is a unique ensemble of students, faculty and community members performing a concert with music that spans centuries and explores cultural boundaries. The group will take the stage on Saturday, Nov. 21 at 3:...

The Sounds of Meadville

Kyle Murphy, Contributing Writer

October 1, 2015

Fall is nearly here and so is the Allegheny College Jazz Band for its annual fall concert in the campus center lobby on Nov. 15 at 3:15 p.m. The jazz band has 26 pieces. These pieces fit together in unique blends of rhythm, mel...

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