Dr. Robert Lawrence, a native of Lanett, was the first African American elected to serve as Drum Major of the “Sound of the South” band in 1979.
The band that year was one of the largest in University history; in fact, a portrait of that special year is still displayed in Long Hall.
A Troy University associate professor recently celebrated a key radio milestone with the 400th episode of his weekly show “Clarinet Corner.”
Dr. Tim Phillips, Associate Professor of Clarinet at the John M. Long School of Music, has been interviewing clarinetists and playing a variety of clarinet-based tunes on TROY Public Radio for much of the…
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…
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…