Tag Archives: John M. Long School of Music

POPulus to unveil special one-hour concert next week

May 1, 2020
By Greg Phillips

POPulus, Troy University’s pop music ensemble, will premiere a new one-hour concert special titled “Glory — Live from Home” on YouTube next Friday, May 8.

The show, which starts at 7:30 p.m., features performances from the homes of the TROY students who are members of POPulus.

“This actually replaces two concerts POPulus did not get…

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Music faculty thinking outside the box with remote concert pieces

April 28, 2020
By Greg Phillips

Members of Troy University’s John M. Long School of Music haven’t let the coronavirus stop them and their students from performing.

While in-person concerts aren’t happening due to COVID-19, several faculty members and their students have used technology to create stunning virtual performances.

The Symphony Band, Concert Chorale and Frequency have all crafted collaborative pieces…

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Troy community remembers John M. Long, a Troy University icon

February 25, 2020
By Jonathan Sellers

On Monday night, Troy University lost a legend in Dr. Johnny Long, the founder of “The Sound of the South” and a world-renowned director of bands.

As news of his death began to spread, social media became active with posts of remembrances for Dr. Long.

Tonight is a sad night for @TROYUnews &…

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