The Lion's Roar

More than singing and dancing

More than singing and dancing

Prakriti Adhikari, Staff Reporter

September 20, 2018


Filed under Archive, Arts & Entertainment

The Department of Music and Performing Arts boasts notable alumni like Bill Evans, a jazz pianist and a composer, and many others who hold positions in Symphony orchestra and respectable teaching positions. Jeffrey Wright, the department head, explained that both music and dance programs are included...

Getting to know the faculty: Jeffrey Wright

Getting to know the faculty: Jeffrey Wright

Zachary Araki, A&E Editor

September 13, 2018


Filed under Archive, Arts & Entertainment

Though new to the university, Dr. Jeffrey Wright, department head of music and performing arts, carries with him a passion for music and a plan for the department. Wright joined the faculty in July. He previously served as the department head at Indiana University South Bend. Having lived in Michigan,...