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New Marching Band Uniforms Revealed on Senior Day, November 2, 2019

Ferrum College's marching band, the Sound of Panther Pride, revealed its new uniforms during the Senior Day football game against the Shenandoah University hornets on November 2, 2019. “We are beyond thrilled to have these beautiful marching band uniforms from the Stanbury Company,” said Assistant Professor of Music and Director of Bands Sixto Montesinos. “As [...]

New Marching Band Uniforms Revealed on Senior Day, November 2, 20192019-11-06T19:01:45+00:00

Ferrum College Chorale Will Perform at Carnegie Hall in April 2020

Members of the Ferrum College Chorale pose for a photo in Vaughn Chapel on campus. The Ferrum College Chorale will perform at Carnegie Hall’s Isaac Stern Auditorium in New York City on April 25, 2020. The invitation to perform came to Ferrum College’s Adjunct Instructor of Theatre Arts Adam McAllister, from Josh [...]

Ferrum College Chorale Will Perform at Carnegie Hall in April 20202019-10-25T12:48:08+00:00

“The Empowerment Concert: Trilogy” – Final Performances October 4 & 5, 2019

Darrian Marshall '20 Ferrum College senior Darrian Marshall’s The Empowerment Concert: Trilogy will occur this Friday and Saturday, October 4 and 5, 2019. Both performances will begin at 8 p.m. at Hart International Plaza on Ferrum College’s campus. The events are free and open to the public. Please note that performances contain [...]

“The Empowerment Concert: Trilogy” – Final Performances October 4 & 5, 20192019-10-01T17:35:47+00:00

World Class Crossmen Drum & Bugle Corps Rehearse at Ferrum College for Summer Music Games

World Class Crossmen Drum and Bugle Corps rehearsed at Ferrum College's W.B. Adams Stadium for Salem's July 30 Summer Music Games. Ferrum College hosted world class Crossmen Drum and Bugle Corps on campus on July 29 and 30 so the group could prepare for the Summer Music Games in Salem, VA, on Tuesday, [...]

World Class Crossmen Drum & Bugle Corps Rehearse at Ferrum College for Summer Music Games2019-08-09T20:57:17+00:00

Jake Smith’s “Big Ol’ Bikes” Welcomed to Mill Mountain Entrance on April 22

Jake Smith's Big Ol' Bikes Ferrum College Assistant Professor of Art Jacob “Jake” Smith participated in a ribbon cutting ceremony hosted by Roanoke Parks and Recreation, welcoming his new giant bike statues at the entrance to Mill Mountain Park in Roanoke, VA on April 22. The Big Ol’ Bikes were permanently fixed [...]

Jake Smith’s “Big Ol’ Bikes” Welcomed to Mill Mountain Entrance on April 222019-04-30T13:53:37+00:00

“Pippin” Theatre Students Work with Former Broadway Performer Brad Bass

Brad Bass worked with theatre arts students to choreograph Pippin. Giuseppe Ritorto photo. Former Broadway star Brad Bass spent a month working with Ferrum College’s theatre arts students to choreograph the upcoming performances of Pippin, the story of a young prince in search of true happiness and fulfillment, in Sale Theatre on campus, [...]

“Pippin” Theatre Students Work with Former Broadway Performer Brad Bass2019-03-06T18:15:51+00:00

Fall 2018 “Chrysalis” Magazine Revealed

Fall 2018 Chrysalis contributors. Marissa Ruiz of Wake Forest, NC, holds her artwork, "Fall's Lake." On December 4, Ferrum College Chrysalis Literary and Arts Magazine staff revealed the Fall 2018 edition of the magazine in the Blue Ridge Mountain Room on campus.  Submissions to the magazine were canvassed from across campus with [...]

Fall 2018 “Chrysalis” Magazine Revealed2018-12-11T21:03:49+00:00

Ferrum College Expands Band Program with New Director of Bands, Dr. Sixto Montesinos

In the fall of 2018, Ferrum College will launch an expanded band program that will allow all students to continue their musical education at the College. Led by new director of bands, Dr. Sixto Montesinos, the Ferrum College Band Program will be all-inclusive and will feature: Ferrum College Marching Band: The Sound of Panther Pride, will be [...]

Ferrum College Expands Band Program with New Director of Bands, Dr. Sixto Montesinos2018-10-12T14:32:10+00:00

Inspirational Music in all Genres to Highlight Ferrum College Spring Concert on April 21

The Ferrum College Collegiates, Concert Choir, Handbell Ensemble, and student soloists will perform an evening of inspiring music in all genres during their Spring Concert on Sat., April 21, 2018. The concert, which will be held at 7 p.m. in Vaughn Chapel on campus, is free and open to the public. Donations of non-perishable food items for [...]

Inspirational Music in all Genres to Highlight Ferrum College Spring Concert on April 212018-10-12T14:33:05+00:00

Ferrum College Theatre Arts & Music Departments Present “Man Of La Mancha” March 22-25 in Sale Theatre

The Ferrum College Theatre Arts and Music Departments will present Man of La Mancha at 7 p.m. March 22-24, and March 25 at 2 p.m. in Sale Theatre on campus. Written by Dale Wasserman with music by Mitch Leigh and lyrics by Joe Darion, Man of La Mancha is inspired by Miguel de Cervantes’ seventeenth-century [...]

Ferrum College Theatre Arts & Music Departments Present “Man Of La Mancha” March 22-25 in Sale Theatre2018-04-02T14:41:55+00:00