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Chapman alumni build a winning tradition at ‘Choir of the World’

July 7, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

Every July, singers, dancers and musicians from all around the world flock to the small Welsh town of Llangollen for the annual International Musical Eisteddfod, a six-day festival that celebrates musical competition, performance and international peace and friendship. The festival attracts around 4,000 performers competing in more than 20 competitions each summer. The festivities culminate

Touring like pros College of Performing Arts musicians perform alongside professionals in the Opera Maya International Music Festival

June 20, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

Playing alongside musicians from around the world was phenomenal. Eating crunchy crepes called marquesitas every day for more than two weeks was wonderful. But seeing audiences so moved by your performance that their eyes fill with tears?

Now that was something oboist Madison McGregor ’20 never imagined she would experience when she was selected to perform in the Opera Maya International Music Festival in Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula this spring.

Cultural and creative industries in spotlight at Chapman conference

May 30, 2017 by | Arts and Culture

The connections between creative and cultural industries, job creation and higher education will be explored in a far-reaching three-day conference June 5-7 at Chapman University. The Building EU-US Networks through the Creative and Cultural Industries (CCI) Conference is the first extensive meeting of its kind presented by Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences