Music Department to showcase students’ talent

By Elisa Nava (J-101 Staff Writer) The East Los Angeles College Music Department will present six musical performance events in December. These events will be the last ones held before the end of the semester. Music students will have the opportunity to showcase their talent through various recitals and concerts. “All music majors are required to participate in our December events. Vocalists will need to perform in at least three of…

November 28, 2018
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Students showcase musical talent at recital

November 28, 2018

By Maritza Ibarra (J-101 Staff Writer) The East Los Angeles College Music Department presented a student recital on November 21 which included  accompanist Melissa Sky-Eagle. Guitarist Eric Qing Xie rocked the electric guitar with beautiful strumming, elegant and sweet sound. It added a perfect dynamics to the song, “Days of Wine and Roses” by Henry Mancini. The second song, ”Etude, No.3 Op.60,” consists of string-picking -lullaby tone written by Matteo Carcassi,…

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ELAC student shares first place in music competition

By Anabel Reyes Eugene Lopez is an ELAC music student, song writer, and winner of the first prize at the Music Association of California Community College competition. This is the second consecutive year that ELAC has won this competition. Lopez competed along nine other students from different colleges. He tied with another student and they both won first prize. Lopez said he felt really good and proud about winning. “I…

December 3, 2017
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Music Department swings into spring

By Sergio Berrueta East Los Angeles College’s Music Department is back in full swing for the Spring semester to offer the sounds of jazz, orchestra, band and vocals. Starting March 26, the Music Department will be presenting their Student Recitals. These recitals showcase the talents of students and individuals in the vocal fields to display their range. This series occurs every month on a Wednesday at 12 p.m. with future…

March 12, 2014
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Music students intrigue audience

December 4, 2012

  By Tierra Oliver   Students in the applied music program showcased their progress and intrigued the audience with lively, pleasant music at the Student Recital last Wednesday. The recital featured students in applied violin, guitar, piano and voice classes.   Held in the S2 Recital Hall, class piano and Applied Piano instructor Lucy Nargizyan, Ph.D accompanied the performers on piano. Soprano singer Sushien Chang opened with a lukewarm performance of…

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