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Soloists perform with orchestra

Sarah Klein, Staff writer

March 19, 2019

On March 17, the Mercyhurst Civic Orchestra performed their third annual Concert of Soloists under the direction of Jonathan Moser. This yearly concert features the winners of the orchestra’s Concerto/Aria Competition, which...

‘Love’d this performance

Carlena Bressanelli, Staff writer

February 19, 2019

If you missed Darlene Love’s performance last Saturday, you really missed a show. Her name might not ring a bell right away, but that is because for much of her life she worked anonymously in studios and on the stage as a backup...

Experience Laker talent at art show

Ashley Viszneki, Staff writer

February 19, 2019

Looking for an art fix? Lucky for you, the Cummings Art Gallery is hosting the Patricia S. Yahn ’50 Juried Student Art Show. This art show features a selection of Mercyhurst art students’ best works. These pieces were chosen...

Wind Ensemble put on a great show

Carlena Bressanelli, Staff writer

February 19, 2019

On Feb. 17, the Mercyhurst University Wind Ensemble concert performed under the direction of Scott Meier, Ph.D., associate professor of Music Education and Saxophone. The Wind Ensemble consists of flute, oboe, clarinet, bass...

Soroka recital brought down WRH

Jenny Sabliov, Staff writer

February 19, 2019

On Feb. 13, Katherine Soroka, mezzo-soprano adjunct voice faculty member, graced Walker Recital Hall and commanded its stage with her skills and mastery of the vocal repertoire. Her recital was titled “Songs from the Heart:...

Jazz concert will feature singer soloists

Gabrielle Bejarano, Staff writer

February 19, 2019

Have a free Saturday? The Mercyhurst Jazz ensemble will be gracing the stage of Taylor Little Theatre Feb. 23 at 7 p.m. Scott Meyer, Ph.D., will direct this concert. The ensemble will be performing a number of well-known classics...

Supernatural 300

Jenny Sabliov, Staff writer

February 12, 2019

This review contains spoilers. “Supernatural” is the longest running television drama to date. Currently on season 14, the show just aired landmark episode 300 entitled “Lebanon.” “Supernatural” centers around two br...

Shows rate 10 out of Tenn

Gabrielle Bejarano, Staff writer

February 12, 2019

This weekend welcomed The One-Acts of Tennessee Williams with excitement and enthusiasm, all four performances resulting in a sold-out theater. The Mercyhurst Theatre program presented the show in a new and up close perspective...

Athletic Band pride of Lakers

Ashley Viszneki, Staff writer

February 12, 2019

When the football team scores a touchdown, the first thing you’ll hear is the Mercyhurst “Fight Song.” Have you ever wondered who is playing this song? The answer to that question is the Laker Pride Athletic Band. This...

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