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.

Andrew Murray

Luther senior Murray selected to research electric guitar compositions

The electric guitar is rarely heard in chamber ensembles, but new-age composers are working to expand the instrument's role within the Western classical tradition. This summer, Andrew Murray, Luther College senior of North Mankato, Minnesota, is researching different styles and unique arrangements in compositions for the electric guitar.

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EVIDENCE-A Dance Company

Center Stage Series 2017-18 subscription packages on sale

Luther College Center Stage Series is celebrating 40 years of timeless and one-of-a-kind experiences at the Luther College Center for Faith and Life with nine unforgettable Center Stage Series performances, two school matinee performances and the college's continuing commemoration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation.

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Jennaya Robison

Luther's Jennaya Robison to present masterclass

Jennaya Robison, Luther College assistant professor of music, will present a masterclass for the Tucson Girls Chorus at 1 p.m. Tuesday, June 6, in the Choir Room of the Jenson-Noble Hall of Music on the Luther campus.

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spring opera

Luther College Music Department presents 'The Gondoliers'

Featuring a cast of 35 talented students, "The Gondoliers" by Gilbert and Sullivan will be presented by the Luther College Music Department at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 4, Friday, May 5, and Saturday, May 6, and 2 p.m. Sunday, May 7, in the Jewel Theatre of the Center for the Arts on the Luther campus.

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CJ Heck

Lucille Stansberry Rosholt showcase recital: Cynthia Heck

Luther College will host the Lucille Stansberry Rosholt Distinction in Accompanying and Collaborative Keyboard Performance Scholarship recital at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 6, in the Noble Recital Hall of the Jenson-Noble Hall of Music on the Luther campus.

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Aurora and Norsemen to give concert April 28

The Luther College Music Department presents a concert featuring the Aurora and Norsemen choirs at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 28, in the Center for Faith and Life Main Hall on the Luther campus. The concert is open to the public with no charge for admission.

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