The Wayne Stater

Tuba contemporary

Laynee Merrill, Staff Writer

November 13, 2019

The Wayne State College Department of Music invited Dr. Daniel Rowland to perform a tuba recital in Ley Theater on Nov. 7 to help introduce students to new music. Rowland is an Assistant Professor of Low Brass and Instrumental...

Brass brings the class

Joseph Lovercheck, Staff Writer

March 30, 2016

This coming week will be a busy week for Dr. Josh Calkin.   He, along with other members of the WSC staff and area high schools, will perform on Monday in the Crazy 8 Brass Band. Calkin will then perform a recital on...

Festival Honor Bands on Saturday

Joseph Lovercheck, Staff Writer

January 28, 2016

Wayne State College’s Music Department will host multiple high school students from Nebraska, Iowa and South Dakota for the Festival Honor Bands on Saturday. Students will rehearse with one of three clinicians. These clinicians will...

More awesome shows from the music and art departments to delight students

Taylor Clark, Staff Writer

December 2, 2015

Looking for an escape, or in need of a relaxing night? Look no further than the upcoming events sponsored by the Wayne State College Department of Music.   The WSC Department of Music will present the brass and percussion...

Fall concerts aim to blow you away with the leaves

Information Courtesy of WSC Music Department

November 11, 2015

     The hills around Wayne are about to come alive with the sound of music. On Monday, the Wayne State College Department of Music will present the WSC Woodwind Chamber Ensembles in concert at Ley Theatre. Their perform...

Tubas toot their horn in October

Joseph Lovercheck, Staff Writer

October 28, 2015

The WSC Department of Music’s low brass studio will present its ninth annual "Octubafest" celebration in the coming days. Octubafest starts on Thursday when Dr. Josh Calkin, WSC low brass instructor, performs a faculty tuba recit...

Memorial benefit concert

Lauren Deisley, Lifestyles Editor

April 15, 2015

The Wayne State College Wildcat Big Band, Northeast Area Jazz Ensemble and Crazy Eight Brass Band will present a concert to raise money for the newly created Jed O’Leary Memorial Scholarship Fund on Sunday, April 26, at 6 p....