Joy Williams Archives

Jan 02, 2014
  • ECU School of Music

Ulffers named School of Music Director

The East Carolina University School of Music welcomed Christopher Ulffers as director beginning January 2, 2014. Ulffers replaces Christopher Buddo, who was named Dean of the College of Fine Arts and Communication...

Nov 12, 2013
  • ECU School of Music

McCaslin releases tuba CD

Tuba and euphonium professor Tom McCaslin has released his debut CD, “Inside Out” through Crystal Records. The recording includes an world-premiere interpretation of a transcription of the improvised guitar solos...

Nov 10, 2013
  • ECU School of Music

Benjamin Keaton receives National Opera Trustee Recognition Award

OPERA America recognized ECU alum Benjamin Keaton (BS ‘57 MA ’61) of Long Leaf Opera (North Carolina) as a recipient of the 2010 National Opera Trustee Recognition Award. In its...

Nov 07, 2013
  • ECU School of Music

Nelson releases the CD “Ma Guiterre je te chante – 16th century guitar solos and chansons.”

East Carolina University School of Music professor and early-music musician Jocelyn Nelson and New York-based soprano Amy Bartram have released the CD “Ma Guiterre je te chante - 16th century...

Nov 07, 2013
  • ECU School of Music

2013 Orpheus National Voice Competition

ECU students and alums placed well in the 2013 Orpheus National Voice Competition. Cera Finney won third place and the Orpheus Da Capo cash prize in the final round of the student...

Oct 20, 2013
  • ECU School of Music

Chamber Singers release Eternal Light

The award-winning ECU Chamber Singers have released “Eternal Light,” their second professional compact disc recording. Recorded in the sumptuous acoustic of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Greenville, and internationally distributed...

Oct 15, 2013
  • ECU School of Music

Music Therapy/Education welcome guests

Tony DeBlois, pianist for the Banquet of Eastern Carolina Vocational Center, joined the music therapy program for an impromptu jam session on Thursday, October 14. DeBlois, 36, was born prematurely...

May 05, 2013
  • ECU School of Music

ECU students win MTNA awards

ECU School of Music students won prestigious awards at the North Carolina Music Teachers National Association competition held in Chapel Hill in November. Aaron Robinson, 1st year masters of music...

Apr 30, 2013
  • ECU School of Music

Cain, Cooper receive Distingiushed Alum awards

Organist Frances Cain (BM "59), the first woman to receive a BM at ECU, and vocalist Bridgette Cooper (BM '90) were awarded the 2013 ECU School of Music Distinguished Alumni Awards April 30, 2013...

Mar 16, 2012
  • ECU School of Music

JACK Quartet

JACK Quartet Friday, March 16 7:30 p.m. A.J. Fletcher Recital Hall School of Music 10th St. & College Hill Greenville, NC [ALMOST SOLD OUT! JUST A FEW $10 TICKETS still...