Know the Score

"Know the Score" is the official blog of the Luther College Music Department. Students, faculty, and staff provide content on music tours, concerts, recitals and scholarship happening on and away from Luther's Decorah, Iowa campus.

Sola Scriptura

'Sola Scriptura'

As a part of Luther College's Reformation festivities, the exhibit "Sola Scriptura: Biblical Text and Art Celebrating the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation," will be displayed in the upper level gallery of the Center for Faith and Life on Luther's Campus Oct. 19 – Dec. 3. To connect faith to its artistic expression, visitors to the exhibit are also invited to the Oct. 31 Reformation Symposium, "The Reformation of Everything."

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Nordic Choir

'To This Day: Remembering Nordic Choir's First International Tour'

In 1967, former Luther Professor Emeritus of Music Weston Noble took about 100 talented Luther students on tour. Fifty years later, as part of a three-year student/faculty collaborative project, Aidan Spencer, Luther senior of Decorah, Iowa, and Jacqueline Wilkie, Luther professor of history, created a documentary of that historic first tour. An official viewing of "To This Day: Remembering Nordic Choir's First International Tour" will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 7, in the Noble Recital Hall of Jensen-Noble Hall of Music on Luther's campus. The event is open to the public with no charge for admission.

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Judith Saxton

Luther College to host trumpet soloist Judith Saxton

Judith Saxton, trumpet, will perform a guest recital, featuring Luther College faculty artists Miko Kominami and John Cord, at 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 30, in the Noble Recital Hall of the Jenson-Noble Hall of Music on the Luther campus.

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Lynne Hart

Lynne Postudensek Hart presents a program of Eastern European music Sept. 17

Lynne Postudensek Hart, Luther College adjunct faculty in music, in collaboration with Jessica Louise Paul, piano, Patrick Smith, guitar, and Richard Wagor, bass, offers an evening of Eastern European music at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 17, in Jenson-Noble Hall of Music's Noble Recital Hall on the Luther campus. Paul, emerita of Luther, accompanies Hart on classical pieces while Smith, Wagor and Hart comprise the Roots of Rhythm Trio.

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Nordic Tour - Feature


A look back at the first international Nordic Choir tour

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