University of Mobile’s RamCorps Opens for Grammy Award Winning Michael W. Smith

Amber Kelley Arts, News

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile’s RamCorps will perform Michael W. Smith’s “Picture Perfect/Love One Another” for the upcoming show “Celebrating the Music of Michael W. Smith: 35 Years of Friends” on April 30. Michael W. Smith is a three-time Grammy Award winner, American Music Award recipient, and has received 45 Dove Awards. Smith and Amy Grant have been honored …

University of Mobile Presents Elite 88 Piano Ensemble Spring 2019 Concert with Art Display

Amber Kelley Arts, News

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile’s piano ensemble, Elite 88, will perform their spring 2019 concert, “Carnival: From Paris to Mobile” on April 2 at 7 p.m. in Moorer Auditorium on campus. In cooperation with the Alabama School of the Arts Department of Art, works by student graphic artists depicting each movement will be shown on stage during the performance. …

Vladimir Horowitz Piano Being Played by University of Mobile Students

Amber Kelley Arts, News

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile piano students will perform a concert April 25 on the nine-foot concert grand piano that accompanied classical titan Vladimir Horowitz on tour. The concert begins at 5:30 p.m. at the Steinway Gallery, 11247 US-31, Spanish Fort, Alabama, 36527. Admission is free. Horowitz, a Steinway Artist Immortal, is widely considered one of the greatest pianists …

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University of Mobile Welcomed Shane and Shane to Songwriting Workshop

Amber Kelley Arts, News

MOBILE, Ala. – Christian recording artists Shane and Shane encouraged University of Mobile students to write worship songs from a place of praise to God, during a songwriting workshop on campus. Later that evening, Shane Barnard and Shane Everett performed at Christmas Under the Oaks, a free concert on campus open to the community that was presented by 19/19 Investment …

New Online Class Starts in January on Vocal Technique for Musical Theatre and Commercial Music

Kathy Dean Adult, Arts, News

MOBILE, Ala. – The Alabama School of the Arts at University of Mobile is offering a new online course on vocal technique for musical theatre and commercial music that is open to voice teachers, performers, professional musicians and hobbyists. Musical theatre master teacher Dr. Maryann Kyle said “Pedagogy of Musical Theatre and Commercial Music”will offer valuable information in musical theatre …

University of Mobile Dedicates New Visualization & Mixing Lab in Martin Hall

Rivers Brunson Arts, News

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile’s new Worship Leadership 210, a cutting-edge laboratory with state-of-the-art technology, is changing the way college students are preparing for careers as sound technicians, video producers and media specialists in churches and non-ministry settings. The hands-on laboratory in the Alabama School of the Arts brings the latest audio, video and lighting equipment to students, in addition …