Music

Hollins World Music Ensemble at the Harrison Museum

0 / April 30, 2014 10:00 am

Members of the Hollins World Music Ensemble, under the direction of Richard Rudolph, entertained guests at an open house hosted by Roanoke’s Harrison Museum of African American Culture on April 28, 2014. The museum is a cultural and educational institution committed to advocating, showcasing, preserving, and celebrating the art and history of African Americans for Roanoke Valley citizens and visitors. Its purpose is to cultivate awareness and appreciation of the significant contributions of people of African descent.

Hollins University Freshman to Sing National Anthem at NBA Game

0 / April 9, 2014 10:47 am

As Andolyn Medina ’16 prepared to perform the National Anthem before a Washington Wizards game in Washington, D.C., she spoke with Roanoke’s News 7 (WDBJ-TV).

NBA’s Washington Wizards Invite Hollins Student to Sing National Anthem

NBA’s Washington Wizards Invite Hollins Student to Sing National Anthem

0 / April 7, 2014 11:30 am

Andolyn Medina ’17 will perform “The Star-Spangled Banner” before the game between the Wizards and the Milwaukee Bucks on April 12 at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C.

Hollins Celebrates Founder’s Day, ‘All-Steinway School’ Designation

Hollins Celebrates Founder’s Day, ‘All-Steinway School’ Designation

0 / February 21, 2014 10:40 am

From left to right: President Nancy Gray, Board of Trustees Chair Tom Barron, and Professor of Music Judith Cline following the presentation of the plaque officially recognizing Hollins as an “All-Steinway School.”

Pianist Alexander Schimpf Headlines All-Steinway, Founder’s Day Celebrations

Pianist Alexander Schimpf Headlines All-Steinway, Founder’s Day Celebrations

0 / January 13, 2014 3:15 pm

In 2011, Schimpf became the first German pianist to win the Cleveland International Piano Competition. He has performed at important music centers throughout the world.

Hollins University Is Going All Steinway

0 / July 3, 2013 5:36 pm

This summer, Hollins officially joined George Mason University, James Madison University, Radford University, and Episcopal High School in Alexandria as Virginia’s only “All-Steinway Schools.” Worldwide, just over 150 conservatories, colleges and universities, and other schools of distinction have earned this designation.

Hollins Earns Prestigious Designation with Steinway Piano Delivery

Hollins Earns Prestigious Designation with Steinway Piano Delivery

0 / July 3, 2013 2:45 pm

The arrival of seven new instruments built by the world’s pre-eminent piano maker qualifies the university as one of roughly 150 “All-Steinway Schools” internationally.