Lovett Auditorium http://wkms.org en MSU Town & Gown Plays 4th of July Weekend http://wkms.org/post/msu-town-gown-plays-4th-july-weekend <p>The Murray State University Town and Gown Community Band celebrates Independence Day weekend with a concert Saturday night at 8 in Lovett Auditorium on the MSU&nbsp;campus. The concert is free and open to the public. The community band is a partnership between the university and the community, welcoming musicians of all ages to play together. Todd Hill stops by <em>Sounds Good</em> to talk with Tracy Ross about the concert.</p><p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 18:49:30 +0000 Tracy Ross 41764 at http://wkms.org MSU Town & Gown Plays 4th of July Weekend Summer Concerts by MSU Town & Gown Community Band http://wkms.org/post/summer-concerts-msu-town-gown-community-band <p><em>Note: Due to weather, the concert has been moved indoors to Lovett Auditorium.</em></p><p>Maestro Todd Hill and Mark Welch join <em>Sounds Good</em> today to talk about the Murray State Town &amp; Gown Community Band summer concert season, including Tuesday night's free concert at 7 p.m. in Lovett Auditorium. &nbsp;</p><p><em>Listen to the conversation:</em></p><p> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 18:38:56 +0000 Kate Lochte 41155 at http://wkms.org Summer Concerts by MSU Town & Gown Community Band Calloway Co. Choir Singers Come Together for Kickoff, Christmas Concert http://wkms.org/post/calloway-co-choir-singers-come-together-kickoff-christmas-concert <p>The Murray Mass Christian Choir held its kickoff preview performance on Sunday, June 1 at Westside Baptist Church. The choir features singers in choirs from across the Calloway County area. Westside Baptist's Minister of Music Mike Crook stops by<em> Sounds Good</em> to talk about the professionally produced Christmas CD and the live performance at Lovett Auditorium in December, with proceeds benefiting local charities.</p><p><em>Hear the conversation:</em></p><p> Mon, 02 Jun 2014 19:51:39 +0000 Kate Lochte 40998 at http://wkms.org Calloway Co. Choir Singers Come Together for Kickoff, Christmas Concert MSU Symphony Orchestra & Symphonic Band Perform Final Concert Tonight http://wkms.org/post/msu-symphony-orchestra-symphonic-band-perform-final-concert-tonight <p>The Murray State University Symphony Orchestra and Symphonic Band present their final concert of the Spring semester tonight (April 24) in Lovett Auditorium. The program includes works by Wagner, Dvorak, Vaughan Williams, Clifton Williams, Fred J. Allen, and Todd Stalter.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">MSU Band Director John </span>Fannin<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> visits <em>Sounds Good </em>with a preview of the performance.</span></p><p> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 17:02:08 +0000 Kate Lochte 40109 at http://wkms.org MSU Symphony Orchestra & Symphonic Band Perform Final Concert Tonight Murray State Concert Choir Features Works of E.E. Cummings Sunday http://wkms.org/post/murray-state-concert-choir-features-works-ee-cummings-sunday <p>Dr. Amy&nbsp;Aucoin&nbsp;directs the Concert Choir of Murray State which is giving a concert Sunday, March 2 at 3:30 PM in Lovett Auditorium featuring the works of poet E.E. Cummings. Dr. Aucoin is also calling for singers for the spring semester of Community Chorus. She speaks with Kate Lochte on<em> Sounds Good</em> about the upcoming performance and how one can become involved in the Community Chorus.</p><p> Thu, 27 Feb 2014 21:32:11 +0000 Kate Lochte 38964 at http://wkms.org Murray State Concert Choir Features Works of E.E. Cummings Sunday A 'Holiday Dancefest' in MSU's Lovett Auditorium http://wkms.org/post/holiday-dancefest-msus-lovett-auditorium <p>Jackson Purchase Dance Company director Karen Balzer visits <em>Sounds Good</em> today with news of its Holiday Dancefest in Lovett Auditorium on Saturday, December 7, including wheel chair dance soloist Kristen Knabel. The Jackson Purchase Dance Company benefits arts, culture and humanities, focusing specifically on dance programs.</p> Mon, 25 Nov 2013 21:24:50 +0000 Kate Lochte 36860 at http://wkms.org A 'Holiday Dancefest' in MSU's Lovett Auditorium MSU Wind Ensemble President's Concert http://wkms.org/post/msu-wind-ensemble-presidents-concert <p>Tomorrow night's (Tuesday, November 5) President's Concert at Murray State University's Lovett Auditorium features the MSU Symphonic Wind Ensemble performing three compositions written to challenge the student musicians and delight listeners. Director of University Bands Dennis Johnson conducts. He speaks with Kate Lochte about the lively program, which is free and open to all.</p><p>It begins at 7:30 pm in Lovett Auditorium. The Wind Ensemble has a national and international reputation due to its touring schedule, including Carnegie Hall and the Kennedy Center.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 04 Nov 2013 21:24:00 +0000 Kate Lochte 36280 at http://wkms.org MSU Wind Ensemble President's Concert Hear "Swing into Spring" from Lovett Auditorium (Full Broadcast) http://wkms.org/post/hear-swing-spring-lovett-auditorium-full-broadcast <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Enjoy our live of&nbsp;music and comedy from the </span>1930s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and </span>40s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> from Lovett Auditorium, originally broadcast on April 16.</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Lovett was filled with the sounds of two big bands, a band-within-a-band, and a live radio broadcast on&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">WKMS</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, such as one you might have heard back in the&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">1930s</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;and&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">1940s</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Now you can hear the show live, on demand!</span></p><p> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 21:10:55 +0000 Matt Markgraf, Todd E. Hill, Tracy Ross, Mark Welch & Bob Lochte 30932 at http://wkms.org Hear "Swing into Spring" from Lovett Auditorium (Full Broadcast) MSU Director of Bands Previws 19th Annual Provost's Concert http://wkms.org/post/msu-director-bands-previws-19th-annual-provosts-concert <p>Murray State University Director of Bands Dennis Johnson join us on Sounds Good to preview the 19th Annual Provost's Concert, this Thursday at 7:30 p.m. in Lovett Auditorium and includes guest trumpet artist Joe Burgstaller and a premiere of a composition by MSU's Dr. Michael D'ambrosio.</p><p> Mon, 15 Apr 2013 21:03:00 +0000 Kate Lochte 30594 at http://wkms.org MSU Director of Bands Previws 19th Annual Provost's Concert