News Releases

Ashland Area Community Concert Band Begins Rehearsals Feb. 15

2/4/11 ASHLAND, OH -- The Ashland Area Community Concert Band (AACCB), led by Ashland University's Director of Bands Leonard Salvo, announces its spring schedule beginning with rehearsals on Tuesday, Feb. 15, from 7:30 to 9 p.m. in the Elizabeth Pastor Recital Hall at Ashland University's Center for the Arts.

The spring schedule continues with rehearsals every Tuesday evening through April 26, and a concert at Ashland's Guy C. Myers Memorial Band Shell in Brookside Park on Father's Day, Sunday, June 19.

Clarinetist Thomas Reed Presenting Faculty Recital Focused on the Romantic Era

2/3/11 ASHLAND, OH -- The Department of Music at Ashland University presents a faculty recital on Sunday, Feb. 13, at 7:30 p.m. in the Elizabeth Pastor Recital Hall featuring Music Department Chair and Professor of Music Dr. Thomas Reed on clarinet with pianist Christina Fuhrmann. The performance is free and open to the public.

Ashland University Faculty and Staff Members Honored

2/1/11 ASHLAND, OH -- Eight Ashland University faculty and staff members were honored during the University's 25th annual Academic Mentor Awards recognition ceremony held Jan. 28.

The program recognizes faculty whose academic leadership with regard to students extends beyond the classroom. The mentors, each nominated by an Ashland student, were presented an engraved silver plate at the event held in John C. Myers Convocation Center.

Faculty and Guest Artist Concerts to Fill University Recital Hall on Feb. 5

1/26/11 ASHLAND, OH -- Ashland University's Elizabeth Pastor Recital Hall will host two music concerts on Saturday, Feb. 5, both of which are free and open to the public. Performances will begin at 3 p.m. with a faculty recital featuring oboist Courtney Miller and bassoonist Ian Hoy. Later at 7:30 p.m., a guest artist recital will feature guitarist Mir Ali.