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Flor de Toloache performs virtually for the college of arts and humanitiess Browning Presents! series. Photo credit: Caitlyn Nichols

An evening with the women of Flor de Toloache

Caitlyn Nichols February 8, 2021

Weber State University’s Lindquist College of Arts and Humanities hosted a virtual performance of the all-female mariachi group Flor de Toloache on Feb. 5 as the feature event of the Browning Presents!...

Performing during a pandemic

Performing during a pandemic

Ben Ferney January 11, 2021

Weber State University students in the performing arts department have experienced a drastically different year while continuing their studies during the pandemic. According to the CDC, singing and...

Photograph from the Pinafore Opera performance of four characters singing. (Paige McKinnon/The Signpost)

All aboard the H.M.S. Pinafore

Kierstynn King November 16, 2020

“H.M.S. Pinafore,” also coined as “The Lass That Loved A Sailor,” was performed virtually by the Department of Performing Arts Opera Ensemble Nov. 12.“H.M.S. Pinafore”...

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WSU Choirs Showcased at Spring Choirfest

Colton Heward March 22, 2019

Weber States University's Department of Performing Arts presented the annual Spring Choirfest at the Val A. Browning Center on March 20. The Spring Choirfest gives students an opportunity to perform...

Midshipman fish can be found all along the Pacific Coast. They are known for their distinct night-time singing to attract a mate. (Source: Tribune News Service) Photo credit: Tribune News Service

Science Weekly: Fish sing for future mate

Kellie Plumhof September 27, 2016

It turns out that Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” may have had a grain of truth to it (besides the obvious lesson of not giving away your voice) when it showed audiences a group of fish...

Zella Day dazzles listeners

July 20, 2015

Similar to the sounds of Brooklyn artist Lana Del Rey, Zella Day offers listeners a pop-filled album with siren-like singing. Day's entrancing voice demands attention. Singer-songwriter Day, from Pinetop,...

Award-winning student composer to perform

March 19, 2015

How many undergraduate music students can claim they've been winning national composition competitions since their early teens? Derek Myler, a senior in Weber State University’s vocal program, is doing...

Opera professor offers more than just voice lessons

October 21, 2014

Many people think staying at the same job for more than about five years is unusual. However, faculty Emeritus Professor Evelyn Harris has spent over 50 years teaching music at WSU. While at WSU, Harris...

Nathan's Notations: The development of soccer culture in Utah, Part 2

October 8, 2012

Two weeks ago, I started my look at Real Salt Lake fans. Now I’m back to continue my look at how fan culture has developed in America — not just with RSL, but with soccer in general. On Sunday night,...

Homegrown vocal group blasts off

August 27, 2011

T minus 5 practices for A Capellastock in the choral rehearsal room on campus. The A Capellastock event will be held on Saturday, Aug. 27 at 7 p.m. Music fans seeking a successful blend of their favorite...

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