Christopher Creviston, assistant professor of music in the School of Music, was the featured soloist when the Arizona State University Wind Orchestra presented their consortium premiere of a new concerto for alto saxophone by Frank Ticheli in early November.
Melissa Modifer, a senior in the School of Music, won second place at the National Music Theatre competition at the Boston NATS convention in summer 2014.
Guitars for Vets
The first Arizona State University student veterans to complete the 10-week Guitars for Vets program, Jonathan Jameson and Jason Smith were presented with the stringed instruments by professor Mark von Hagen, director for ASU’s new Office of Veteran and Military Academic Engagement.
ASU School of Art moves to Grant Street Studios
With a wide range of college programs already in the downtown Phoenix area, Arizona State University has decided their graduate art students will be next. These students are given a whole new warehouse of tools and a new environment to creatively fill, all while trying to make a distinct impact on the downtown community.