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Hokies in the Hot Seat - Episode 1

What is a Hokie? We are! Each of us are made up of different experiences, however we're all Hokies. Hokies in the Hot Seat takes a deeper dive into what it truly means to be a Hokie. It's…

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CAUS Students Learn To Draw Inspiration From Classical Musicians

Students in Mintai Kim's Foundation Studio class ended the summer semester with a collaboration with classical musicians where they were challenged to draw sketches inspired by the music…

From  Ryan Young 0 likes 567 plays

Wind Ensemble Turns Campus Into Concert Hall

In lieu of their normal rehearsal and performance spaces the Virginia Tech Wind Ensemble has taken to performing in unique locations throughout campus while filming these performances for a virtual…

From  Ryan Young 1 likes 524 plays

Garage Band... Actually, make that Garage Choir

The Virginia Tech Chamber Singers have utilized an on-campus parking garage as a safe rehearsal space during the COVID-19 pandemic.

From  Ryan Young 4 likes 616 plays

Marching Virginians find ways to safely perform during COVID

The Marching Virginians put a number of safety measures in place in order to perform during the fall semester.

From  Dawn Jefferies 0 likes 482 plays

String Project brings music instruction to Montgomery County

Montgomery County school students are receiving music instruction through the Virginia Tech String Project. Graduate and undergraduate teachers, under the supervision of Virginia Tech Music faculty,…

From  Raymond Meese 1 likes 328 plays

Hokies welcome Anderson .Paak, Fitz and the Tantrums

Virginia Tech brought Hokies a free concert on the Drillfield, featuring Anderson .Paak and The Free Nationals, Fitz and the Tantrums, and DJ Earworm.

From  Raymond Meese 0 likes 478 plays

Class of 2019: Anna Luther incorporates psychology into songwriting

Anna Luther is not only ready to graduate with a degree in psychology, she's ready to further her music career. During her years at Virginia Tech, Luther has been making music in both her dorm…

From  Olivia Coleman 0 likes 438 plays

Breaking through Adversity - Andrew Young's Instrumental Inspiration

Limitations are self imposed according to Andrew Young, a junior at Virginia Tech. Young was born without a left arm from the elbow down. With little more than a rubber band and a plastic spoon, he…

From  Lee Friesland 2 likes 773 plays

Music Day adds splendid sounds to campus

Members of the Virginia Tech community as well as the greater Blacksburg area came together to share their sounds for the fourth annual Virginia Tech Music Day. Listen to snippets from across the…

From  Olivia Coleman 0 likes 172 plays

Third Coast Percussion teaches area students the science of sound

The arts, science, and technology inform each other in many meaningful ways. The Moss Arts Center offers opportunities for area students to experience the unique relationships between these…

From  Susan Bland 1 likes 119 plays

Student singers work with founder of the world-renowned Tallis Scholars

Music education major Maggie Good participated in a master class with the Virginia Tech Chamber Singers led by Peter Phillips, director and founder of world-renowned vocal ensemble the Tallis…

From  Susan Bland 0 likes 276 plays

Alumnus Kevin Olson returns to perform at Cassell

Alumnus Kevin Olson returns to Virginia Tech for his fifth performance at Cassell Coliseum. He calls it a “musician’s dream” to perform on a stage like Cassell.

From  Dawn Jefferies 0 likes 216 plays

Marching Virginians embody Virginia Tech's Ut Prosim motto

“It's a special group of people because there's no scholarship money... everybody who is there is there because they really love marching band, they love supporting Hokie sports, they…

From  Raymond Meese 2 likes 211 plays

The Jared Stout Band will be at the Hokiedining Food Fair

You be the judge! Don't miss out on over 30 food vendors at the Hokiedining Food Fair with tasting portions you can't find in the Dining Centers. We want your feedback to bring in new…

From  Darren Van Dyke 0 likes 92 plays

Dave McKee reflects on his time with the Marching Virginians

Dave McKee has lead the Marching Virginians for 32 years. He wanted to share a few thoughts with the many students and alums who made his experience at Virginia Tech so wonderful.

From  J. Scott Parker 1 likes 216 plays