Percussion concerts set for April 27, May 1

Two concerts featuring percussion ensembles will be held at Temple College this spring. On Thursday, April 27, the Temple College Beginning Percussion Ensemble will perform at 7:30 p.m. in the Jackson-Graeter Backstage Theatre, which is located in the Mary Alice… read more

By Ellen Davis | Events - Music

Jazz concerts set for April 23 and 25

Two jazz concerts are on tap at Temple College in April. On Sunday, April 23, a “Jazz Showcase” will be held in the auditorium of the Mary Alice Marshall Performing Arts Center at 3 p.m. The concert will feature performances… read more

By Ellen Davis | Music

Vocal Point to present ‘Avenue Q’ April 21-22

The Temple College musical theatre group Vocal Point will present “Avenue Q” (School Edition) on Friday, April 21, and Saturday, April 22, at 7:30 p.m. in the Jackson-Graeter Backstage Theatre. On Avenue Q, puppets and humans collide in an irreverent… read more

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Voice students learn about American music history through spring break trip to Memphis

A trip to Memphis over spring break gave some students who are studying music at Temple College an opportunity to learn about American music history firsthand and expand their performing experiences. Voice instructors Dr. Sara Harris Baker and Teri Johnson… read more

By Ellen Davis | Music

Chorale to perform “Singer’s Choice” concert April 4

The Temple College Chorale will present a “Singer’s Choice” concert on Tuesday, April 4, at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium of the Mary Alice Marshall Performing Arts Center. Each song on the program was nominated by a member of the... read more
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Symphonic Band to perform April 9

The Temple College Symphonic Band will give a concert titled “Let Your Spirit Sing” on Sunday, April 9, at 3 p.m. in the auditorium of the Mary Alice Marshall Performing Arts Center on the Temple College campus. The program will… read more

By Ellen Davis | Events - Music

Orchestra to perform April 11

The Temple College Orchestra will perform a concert of classical favorites on Tuesday, April 11, at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium of the Mary Alice Marshall Performing Arts Center. The program will include two sacred selections: Felix Mendelssohn’s Chorale and… read more

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March 28 concert will explore guitar and piano through the centuries

Guitarist Rodger Bennett and pianist David Perez-Guerra will present a concert titled “Classical Guitar and Piano from the Baroque to the 21st Century” on Tuesday, March 28, at 12:30 p.m. in the Jackson-Graeter Backstage Theatre at Temple College. The concert,… read more

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27th annual Temple College Jazz Festival set for March 23-25

The 27th Annual Temple College Jazz Festival will take place March 23-25 at the Mary Alice Marshall Performing Arts Center (PAC) on the Temple College main campus. The annual event has gained a reputation as one of the best jazz… read more

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Brass Choir to give Feb. 21 concert

The Temple College Brass Choir will give a concert titled “A Bit of Brass” on Tuesday, Feb. 21, at 12:30 p.m. in the Jackson-Graeter Backstage Theatre. The concert will feature music arranged for brass choir in a variety of styles… read more

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Quintet to perform at Temple College Feb. 23

The Altin Sencalar Quintet will perform at Temple College on Thursday, Feb. 23, at 12:30 p.m. in the Jackson-Graeter Backstage Theatre. The concert will feature songs from Sencalar’s debut CD, “Introducing Altin Sencalar” featuring his original writing from quartet to… read more

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Temple College students to perform with 2017 All-State music ensembles

Thirteen students from Temple College will perform with All-State music ensembles in February. Six Temple College students will perform with the Texas Two-Year College All-State Choir − Sean Clark, tenor (Belton); Kristen Garth, alto (Temple); Andrea Harlan, soprano (Gatesville); Rebekah… read more

By Ellen Davis | Awards and Recognition - Music

Clarinet instructor to perform Jan. 22

Temple College clarinet instructor Anna Carney will present a recital on Sunday, Jan. 22, at 3 p.m. in the Jackson-Graeter Backstage Theatre. The concert is free and open to the public. Soprano Teri Johnson and pianist Father Timothy Nolt will… read more

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Temple College Chorale, Reunion Choir to perform Nov. 12

The Temple College Chorale will present a concert of classical choral works titled “Light and Darkness” on Sunday, Nov. 12, at 3 p.m. in the auditorium of the Mary Alice Marshall Performing Arts Center. The concert theme explores the way… read more

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Temple College Symphonic Band to give Oct. 30 concert

The Temple College Symphonic Band will present its fall concert on Sunday, Oct. 30, at 3 p.m. in the auditorium of the Mary Alice Marshall Performing Arts Center on the Temple College campus at 2600 S. First St. The program,… read more

By Ellen Davis | Events - Music

TC Orchestra to begin 2016-17 season with Nov. 10 concert of classical favorites

The Temple College Orchestra will begin its 2016-17 season with a Nov. 10 program of classical favorites by composers from America, England, Italy, Germany, Austria and Spain. The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium of the Mary… read more

By Ellen Davis | Music

Nov. 1 concert will feature favorites from Broadway musicals

Vocal Point, a Temple College student ensemble focused on musical theatre performing skills, will put on a show titled “From Rent to Now: The Last 20 Years of Broadway,” on Tuesday, Nov. 1, at 12:30 p.m. in the Jackson-Graeter Backstage… read more

By Ellen Davis | Music

Five jazz concerts on tap for November

Jazz enthusiasts will have plenty to choose from as Temple College hosts five different jazz concerts in November. On Saturday, Nov. 5, the Temple Jazz Orchestra will perform at 7:30 p.m. in the Auditorium of the Mary Alice Marshall Performing… read more

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Saxophonist Marcos Duran to perform at Temple College Oct. 16

Saxophonist Marcos Duran will give a free concert at Temple College on Sunday, Oct. 16, at 3 p.m. in the Jackson-Graeter Backstage Theatre. The concert will feature original works for saxophone by American composers Ingolf Dahl, Amy Quate and Marc… read more

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Singer/songwriter Amy Engelhardt to perform at Temple College Oct. 18

The 2016-2017 season of the Baylor Scott & White Humanities Series at Temple College will begin with singer/songwriter Amy Engelhardt performing her show “My Own Devices” on Tuesday, Oct. 18, at 12:30 p.m. in the Jackson-Graeter Backstage Theatre of the… read more

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Barbershop quartet to perform at Temple College Sept. 20

The hmmm acapella quartet will perform at Temple College on Tuesday, Sept. 20, at 12:30 p.m. in the Jackson-Graeter Backstage Theatre. The concert is free and open to the public. The program will feature acapella arrangements of old favorites, traditional spirituals… read more

By Ellen Davis | Music

Brass Choir to give Aug. 13 concert

The Temple College Brass Choir will give a concert on Saturday, Aug. 13, at 3 p.m. at Christ Episcopal Church, 300 N. Main St. in Temple. The concert will feature the music of Giovanni Gabrieli, John Phillip Sousa and George… read more

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Temple College Symphonic Band to offer classic rock concert June 23

The Temple College Symphonic Band will perform a concert featuring classic rock favorites on Thursday, June 23, at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium of the Mary Alice Marshall Performing Arts Center on the Temple College campus. The concert will feature… read more

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Temple College to present ‘The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee’ April 22-23

Temple College will present the lively off-Broadway musical “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” on Friday, April 22, and Saturday, April 23, at 7:30 p.m. in the Jackson-Graeter Backstage Theatre. The show focuses on six eager spelling champions and… read more

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Temple College Symphonic Band presents season finale April 17

The Temple College Symphonic Band will perform its season finale on Sunday, April 17, at 3 p.m. in the auditorium of the Mary Alice Marshall Performing Arts Center on the Temple College campus at 2600 S. First St. The theme… read more

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Temple College Chorale members to perform at Carnegie Hall April 11

A group of students from Temple College will have an opportunity next month that many aspiring musicians never get in their lifetimes – the chance to perform at Carnegie Hall. The students, who are part of the Temple College Chorale,… read more

By Ellen Davis | Music

26th annual Temple College Jazz Festival begins March 31

The 26th Annual Temple College Jazz Festival will take place March 31 – April 2 at the Mary Alice Marshall Performing Arts Center (PAC) on the Temple College main campus. The annual event has gained a reputation as one of… read more

By Ellen Davis | Music

Temple College Orchestra ends season with April 6 concert of familiar favorites

The Temple College Orchestra will end its 2015-16 season with an April 6 concert featuring classical favorites by composers from America, Italy, Germany and Russia that span a time period of 165 years. The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m…. read more

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Twelve Temple College students selected for All-State music ensembles

Twelve students from Temple College have been selected to perform in Texas community college All-State music ensembles in 2016. Five students have been selected for the Texas Two-Year College All-State Choir − Hannah Gilmore, Morgan Hollingsworth, Nick Lopez, Angel Medina… read more

By Ellen Davis | Awards and Recognition - Music