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TROY receives large, historic sheet music donation

March 21, 2017
By Greg Phillips

A literal ton of sheet music recently arrived at Troy University’s John M. Long School of Music, courtesy of the U.S. Marine Band.

The donation, which includes thousands of pieces dating as far back as the 1880s, weighed 2,550 pounds on arrival.

Troy University Band Director Dr. Mark Walker said the donation is exceedingly rare…

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Free screening of John Lewis documentary set for March 31 at Troy University’s Davis Theatre

March 21, 2017
By Andy Ellis

MONTGOMERY — Troy University’s Office of Sponsored Programs and the Rosa Parks Museum will bring the documentary highlighting the life of Civil Rights hero, human rights champion and Congressional leader John Lewis to Montgomery on March 31 for a free screening.

The screening of “Get in the Way: The Journey of John Lewis,” will be…

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Vocal Jazz Invitational set for March 23 in Troy

March 20, 2017
By Greg Phillips

Students from three area high schools and Wallace Community College will be present when Troy University and the John M. Long School of Music present the third annual Vocal Jazz Invitational on March 23.

The event allows students to participate in clinics by internationally acclaimed performer and clinician Matt Falker, a member of professional jazz…

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