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 Last, Luther assistant professor of music, conductor of Nordic Choir and director of Choral Activities

Luther's Andrew Last named conductor of Nordic Choir

Luther College announces the appointment of Andrew Last, Luther class of 1997 and assistant professor of music, as conductor of the college's Nordic Choir. Last will begin his new duties as director of choral activities at the beginning of the 2017 fall semester.

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Jazz Band

Jazz Band concert Nov. 15

The Luther College Jazz Band is in concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 15 in Luther's Center for Faith and Life Main Hall. This event is open to the public with no charge for admission.

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Varsity Band

Varsity Band and Wind and Percussion Ensemble

The Luther College Varsity Band and Luther's Wind and Percussion Ensemble will present a fall concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 10, in the Main Hall of the Center for Faith and Life on the Luther campus. The concert is open to the public with no charge for admission.

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Thomas Lymenstull

Luther College to host Pianist Thomas Lymenstull

Thomas Lymenstull, instructor of piano at Interlochen Arts Academy, will perform a guest piano recital at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 11, in the Noble Recital Hall of the Jenson-Noble Hall of Music on the Luther College campus.

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Dorian Keyboard Festival Finalist Recital

Dorian Keyboard Festival Finalist Recital

The Dorian Keyboard Festival will showcase the top performers of the festival in a recital at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12, in the Noble Recital Hall of the Jenson-Noble Hall of Music on the Luther College campus. The performance is open to the public with no charge for admission.

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Tara Meade

Faculty Artist Series: Tara Meade

Tara Meade, adjunct professor of music at Luther College, will perform a faculty flute recital at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28, in Noble Recital Hall of Jenson-Noble Hall of Music on the Luther campus. This event is open to the public with no charge for admission.

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Beautiful Mess

Beautiful Mess to open for Vocalosity

Luther College capella group, Beautiful Mess, has been selected to open for Vocalosity's "The Aca-Perfect Concert Experience" at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, in Luther's Center for Faith and Life Main Hall.

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Chad Eby Quartet

Luther to host Chad Eby Quartet

Featuring four talented jazz musicians and an original suite based on children's poetry, the Chad Eby Quartet will perform a recital at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27, in the Recital Hall in the Center for Faith and Life on the Luther College campus.

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Marcin Murawski, Polish violist

Luther College to host Polish violist Marcin Murawski

Featuring the works of Iowa composer Michael Kimber, Polish violist Marcin Murawski will perform a viola recital Luther College at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 9, in the Noble Recital Hall in the Jenson-Noble Hall of Music on the Luther campus. The recital is open to the public with no charge for admission.

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Luther College presents 'Twelfth Night' performance

Luther College's Visual and Performing Arts department presents William Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night," Oct. 6-8 in the Jewel Theatre in Luther's Center for the Arts. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 6th, 9:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 7th, and at 1:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 8th.

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