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Saturday Night Live percussionist, professors perform African music

Saturday Night Live percussionist, professors perform African music

Shameia Perkins, Contributing Writer

April 9, 2019

Saturday Night Live percussionist Valerie Naranjo performed and lectured Tuesday in the Doudna Fine Arts Center along with the Africa->West Percussion Trio. Before the show began, Naranjo and the Africa->West Percussion Trio all discussed the different songs that were going to be played and ...

Saturday Night Live percussionist to perform, lecture on African music

Logan Raschke, News Editor

April 8, 2019

Valerie Naranjo, percussionist for Saturday Night Live, will perform and lecture about African music exploration and women’s studies Tuesday and Wednesday. On Tuesday at 5:30 p.m., Naranjo will join the West Percussion Trio, which includes percussion professor Jamie Ryan, for a recital and lectur...

Percussion ensemble performs spring concert

Percussion ensemble performs spring concert

Dara McGee, Contributing Writer

April 2, 2019

Eastern’s Percussion Ensemble put on their annual spring concert for the 2018-2019 season. The concert took place Tuesday night at 7:30 in the Dvorak Concert Hall in the Doudna Fine Arts Center. The ensemble performed eight pieces in total, beginning with pieces that people may be more used to hea...

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