The Washburn Review

Clarinet Studio Recital showcased students’ performances

April 7, 2019

Washburn University Clarinet Studio Recital, held by the clarinet studio and the Department of Music featured students’ performances at 6 p.m. at the Carole Chapel on April 4, 2019. Karen Benda, lecturer of Clarinet, helped t...

Chair of music department recovers

Jessica Knieff

November 8, 2017

Ann Marie Snook, chair of Washburn’s music department, was unable to return this fall after having suffered a stroke earlier in the year.  The incident initially left the left side of her body mostly paralyzed, and Snook ha...

Nine high school choirs perform in White Concert Hall

Steven Dennis

November 7, 2017

High school vocal groups take the stage in White Concert Hall to show off their talents one after the other. Formally known as the Stacie Beaver Scholarship Concert, the concert is held each fall. “It’s a concert that...

Coleman Hawkins Jazz Camp swings into its third year

Jessica Knieff

June 27, 2017

Young musicians spent a week learning from professionals about what it takes to be a jazz musician at the third annual Coleman Hawkins Jazz Camp.The camp, named for the legendary tenor saxophone player, focused on improvisation, ...

Veteran musicians enthrall audience in the fifth concert

Yash Chitrakar

June 14, 2017

The fifth program of the Festival began like any other, with the sponsors and the donors of the show being thanked, the winner of the 2017 Sunflower t-shirt being announced, and the audience being reminded of next year’s Fe...

Ichabods abroad: music in Russia

Jessica Knieff

June 5, 2017

Eight Ichabods visited Russia during an almost two week trip to experience the cultural and musical life that Russians enjoy.Six of the students were music majors and the remaining two were music minors. These students were a...

Brief: Excellence award goes to music faculty

Review Staff Report

April 5, 2017

The office of Student Life presented Rebecca Meador, music professor, the Achieving Excellence Award, March 30.This award is given to the faculty, staff member or community leader who demonstrates excellence in working with ind...