Murray State University Jazz Orchestra releases fourth holiday album

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University’s Jazz Orchestra released their fourth album, “More Season’s Greetings,” which will be available on all major streaming platforms later the week of December 14, 2020.   The selections for “More Season’s Greetings” were recorded during 2018 and 2019. Some of the featured selections include White Christmas, The Christmas Song, Let […]

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Murray State University’s theatre arts program presents It’s a Wonderful Life on 91.3 WKMS

MURRAY, Ky. — The Murray State Department of Global Languages and Theatre Arts, in collaboration with 91.3 WKMS, will present It’s A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play on Friday, December 11, 2020 at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. It’s A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play is a radio adaptation by Joe Landry of […]

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Murray State University department of music students receive numerous recognitions

MURRAY, Ky. — Students from Murray State University’s Department of Music have received a number of recent recognitions for their talents. KY NATS: Chapter Auditions Several students took part in the annual auditions for the Kentucky chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) on October 23-24, 2020. The event was held virtually […]

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Enjoy the sounds of the season with The Holidays at Murray State

Enjoy the sounds of the season with The Holidays at Murray State, an annual production which showcases our department of music. Wishing you the happiest of holidays and new year. Go Racers! Holidays at Murray State 2020 Airings (subject to change): Kentucky KET – 12/21 at 8 p.m. ESTKET2 – 12/30 at 7 p.m. EST […]

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Murray State University Theatre Arts program produces children’s play, Vasilisa: Brave and Wise

MURRAY, Ky. — The Theatre Arts program at Murray State University recently completed production and recording of an original children’s play, Vasilisa: Brave and Wise to distribute to regional elementary schools.  Traditionally, the Theatre Arts program invites elementary students from around the area to its annual children’s show on campus. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, that […]

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Murray State University Jazz Orchestra, Jazz Band and Blue and Gold Jazz Combos present Fall Campus Concert Nov. 5

MURRAY, Ky. — The award-winning Murray State University Jazz Orchestra, Jazz Band and the Blue and Gold Jazz Combos will present a Fall Campus Concert on Nov. 5 at 7:30 p.m. in historic Lovett Auditorium. The concert is free and open to the public. Dr. Todd E. Hill, professor of music, is the director of […]

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The Murray State University Town & Gown Community Band will present its Freedom Fest Concert of American Music at 8 p.m. on Thursday, July 4 in Lovett Auditorium. Pictured is the band at a recent performance held in the Rotary Amphitheater Performing Arts Pavilion, located in Murray’s Central Park, led by guest conductor and Director of University Bands Dr. Trae Blanco.

Murray State University Town & Gown Community Band presenting Freedom Fest Concert of American Music on July 4

MURRAY, Ky. — The Murray State University Town & Gown Community Band will present its Freedom Fest Concert of American Music at 8 p.m. on Thursday, July 4 in Lovett Auditorium. The band is in its eighth season under the direction of Dr. Todd E. Hill, professor of music at Murray State.  The program is […]

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The Murray State University Town & Gown Community Band will kick off the summer season with a free concert June 4 at 7 p.m. in the Rotary Amphitheater Performing Arts Pavilion, located in Murray’s Central Park.

Murray State University Town & Gown Community Band to play summer concert June 4 in Murray’s Central Park

MURRAY, Ky. — The Murray State University Town & Gown Community Band will kick off the summer season with a free concert June 4 at 7 p.m. in the Rotary Amphitheater Performing Arts Pavilion, located in Murray’s Central Park. This year, the band welcomes guest conductor and Director of University Bands Dr. Trae Blanco, also […]

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Pictured is the Murray State University Jazz Orchestra.

2019 Murray State University-Jamey Aebersold Jazz Festival set for March 29

Festival to feature sixteen regional school groups, Murray State University Jazz Band, Murray State Jazz Orchestra and Jamey Aebersold Quartet MURRAY, Ky. — The 13th annual Murray State University-Jamey Aebersold Jazz Festival will take place March 29 in historic Lovett Auditorium. Middle school, high school and Murray State University jazz groups from four states will […]

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Six students pose on stage while rehearsing a scene.

Murray State to present ‘The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee’

MURRAY, Ky. — The Murray State University Department of Global Languages & Theatre Arts presents “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” with performances Nov. 15–18. The show will be presented in the Robert E. Johnson Theatre in the Price Doyle Fine Arts Building. Shows run Nov. 15–17 at 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 18 at 2:30 p.m. The […]

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