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Sing-a-long songs

Posted in On Campus on April 2, 2014

Grammy-winner Bobby McFerrin shares the stage with Denison students and faculty in a two-night performance that wasn’t really a performance at all.

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Bluegrass Festival

Breaking out the banjo

Posted in On Campus on February 18, 2014

The 10th annual Bluegrass Festival had them dancing in the aisles.

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That high (not so) lonesome sound

Posted in Beyond Campus on December 11, 2013

The Mark Wade Trio recently brought a little bluegrass to Taiwan and showed an international audience just what a dulcimer can do.

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The road to Nashville (UPDATED)

Posted in Beyond Campus on August 16, 2013

Caroline Spence ’11 takes the stage at the Rocky Mountain Folks Festival—and she may earn yet another prize for her work.

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Perennial Bluegrass

Perennial bluegrass

Posted in On Campus on February 13, 2012

The eighth annual Denison Bluegrass Festival’s “high lonesome sound” warmed a February weekend.

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Great folks and great folk music

Posted in On Campus on January 12, 2012

Every Wednesday, local musicians gather in a circle at Slayter and fill the air with bluegrass.

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Go Make a Movie!

‘Go make a movie!’

Posted in On Campus on August 26, 2011

The Class of 2015 starts out with a charge to discover the power of their own magic.

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Local Kids Have Their Interests 'PEAKed'

Local kids have their interests ‘PEAKed’

Posted in Beyond Campus on April 26, 2011

Students teach local second-graders about the environment and what it’s like to go to college.

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Learning From A Legend

Learning from a legend

Posted in On Campus on April 5, 2011

Béla Fleck, Edgar Meyer and Zakir Hussain chat with students at The Roost and tear it up in Swasey for this year’s Vail Series finale.

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Did the Groundhog Actually Get It Right?

Did the groundhog actually get it right? (UPDATED)

Posted in On Campus on February 16, 2011

Believe it or not, there are already signs of spring on Denison’s campus.

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Anne Grimes’ Greatest Hits

In search of song

Posted in Beyond Campus on January 12, 2011

She was a talented musician, but it was her work as a folklorist and oral historian that will help to preserve Ohio’s musical past for generations to come.

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Denison in the Blogosphere (10/14/10)

Posted in Beyond Campus on October 14, 2010

The best Denison-related content on the interwebs.

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Bluegrassapalooza

Bluegrassapalooza

Posted in On Campus on October 1, 2010

Student musicians cross strings with bluegrass superstars.

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Vail Artists Mark O'Connor, Jamie Dailey and Darrin Vincent

Venerable Vail

Posted in On Campus on September 27, 2010

The Vail Series’ 31st season kicks off with a virtuoso bluegrass jam. The Mark O’Connor Quartet and Dailey & Vincent will grace the Swasey stage.

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Great Wall, Great Music

Great Wall, Great Music

Posted in Beyond Campus on September 8, 2010

Over the summer, more than 60 student musicians and several Music Department professors took a magical mystery tour through three Chinese cities in 10 days, along the way introducing American music to new audiences.

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