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

Elixir Trio’s melodic sounds stun audience

BY ALYSSA CROW The Elixir Piano Trio happened November 20th at 12pm in the S2 Recital Hall. Admission was free. Cellist Fang Fang Xu, violinist Samvel Chilingarian and pianist Lucy Nargizyan provided an afternoon of live classical music. They played works composed as trios and adapted to be played as trios. “Trio Pathetique in D Minor” by Mikhail Glinka was the first piece performed. Glinka is often considered the father…

December 3, 2017

Professors find themselves through music

By Dorany Pineda East Los Angeles College professors Lucy Nargizyan and Samvel Chilingarian were brought together by music. Their shared interest in people and fascination with the multifaceted nature of music and all its inner workings are the reasons they began teaching. “Uplifting students, seeing them succeed, and helping them transform and grow as musicians and as people (is one of the most rewarding things about teaching),” Chilingarian said . Nargizyan’s…

April 13, 2016

Chamber Chorale performs in student recital

December 3, 2014

By Rachel Acosta A Student Recital was held in the S2 Recital Hall featuring music from students and a performance by the East Los Angles College Chamber Chorale. The recital featured students from Anthony Lupica, Associate Professor of Music, Voice and Director of Choirs, Ken Nagatani, Applied Guitar, Lucy Nargizyan, Applied Piano, and Lori Stinson, Applied Voice. The recital was free admission and offered a wide variety of music from…


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…


Student pianist place top three in sonata competition

By Keyla Lopez Three students succeeded in placing in the top three in a piano sonata competition sponsored by the California Association of Professional Music Teachers March 10. Elans Jerome de los Santos, Chun M. Jeremy Lee, and Hui-Chi Melody Lin, who are under the instruction of Lucy Nargizyan in the applied music program at East Los Angeles College, placed first, second and third, respectively, in the competition. De los…

March 21, 2012