News & Announcements

 

Announcing the Prism Project in Music Education

The Prism Project is a performing arts program for Baton Rouge-area students age 6-14 with special needs, providing opportunities to learn appropriate social and performing arts skills and directly engage with their peers.

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National Opera Association Recognizes LSU Productions

Two recent opera productions at the Turner-Fischer Center for Opera at LSU have received high honors from the National Opera Association, or NOA, as they announced the winners of the annual NOA Collegiate Opera Production Competition this week.

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CMDA Insider 5.2 - "The Music Ambassadors"

The Office of Recruitment & Diversity is pleased to introduce the Music Ambassadors program...

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John Turner and Jerry Fischer's Gift to LSU College of Music & Dramatic Arts is Largest in College's History

John Turner and Jerry Fischer have made a historic gift to strengthen the vitality of the LSU College of Music & Dramatic Arts' renowned opera program and on-campus recital hall. LSU Opera, established in 1931 as one of the country's first major opera programs at a university, is now one of only a handful of named university opera programs. Turner and Fischer's $4 million investment, the largest gift in the college's history, creates the John G. Turner and Jerry G. Fischer Center for Opera at LSU and will enable the renovation of the LSU School of Music Recital Hall--including the addition of the Paula G. Manship Concert Organ--to create a world-class facility for educating high-level artists who have a global impact.

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Announcing Fall 2018 Choral Hearings

The Choral Studies division of the School of Music has announced information about choral hearings for Fall 2018.

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Operafestival di Roma Accepting 2019 Auditions

Operafestival di Roma, a unique study abroad experience created in collaboration with other collegiate opera programs in the United States, is now accepting auditions for the 2019 Season!

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Summer Events at the CMDA

The College of Music & Dramatic Arts is excited to present two incredible productions during June 2018: "Always... Patsy Cline" and "Hot Summer Nights, Cool Jazz"!

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