Arts & Culture


Mon January 27, 2014
Arts & Culture

Tennessee Valley Winds to Open MTSU Wind Band Conference

Robert Sheldon, composer/conductor

What: TN Valley Winds Community Band Concert

When: Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014 at 8 pm

Where: T. Earl Hinton Recital Hall in the Wright Music Building on the campus of MTSU in Murfreesboro, TN

Tennessee Valley Winds Community Concert Band Performance

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Wed January 22, 2014
Arts & Culture

MTSU’s Baldwin Photo Gallery Reopens in 50th Year With Jan. 27 Uelsmann/Taylor Exhibit and Lecture

Jerry Uelsmann

The region’s premier photographic gallery will reopen Monday, Jan. 27, for a 50th anniversary celebration in a bright new space at MTSU, welcoming the campus and community with a fascinating exhibit and lecture from renowned photographic artists Jerry Uelsmann and Maggie Taylor.

MTSU’s nationally renowned Baldwin Photographic Gallery, established on campus in 1964, will reopen to the public at 4 p.m. Jan. 27 in brand new quarters on the second floor of the Bragg Mass Communication Building.

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Mon January 20, 2014
Arts & Culture

Memphis Museum Debuts Newly Found MLK Recording


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — As the nation remembers Martin Luther King Jr., a rediscovered audiotape of an interview with the civil rights leader sheds new light on a famous phone call John F. Kennedy made to King's wife in 1960.

Many historians say Kennedy's phone call to Coretta Scott King expressing concern over her husband's arrest in October 1960 — and Robert Kennedy's work behind the scenes to get King released — helped JFK win the White House.

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Fri January 17, 2014
Arts & Culture

‘Shoebox’ International Sculpture Exhibit Opens Jan. 21 at MTSU’s Todd Art Gallery

MTSU’s Todd Art Gallery is kicking off the spring 2014 semester Tuesday, Jan. 21, with a fresh new exhibit, “Shoebox: An International Sculpture Exhibition,” and an awards reception for the participating international artists.

The Department of Art at MTSU will welcome artists and the public to the free reception, which is set from 5 to 7 p.m. Jan. 21, in the gallery inside the university’s Todd Building. The “Shoebox” exhibit will be on display through Friday, Feb. 14.

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Thu January 16, 2014
Arts & Culture

Have Fun, Get Fit, Raise Funds at Jan. 18 Zumbathon for MTSU’s Project Help

Sophia Mobley Zumbathon 2014

Get healthy while having fun and helping raise funds for little ones to learn? Who knew you could cover three New Year's resolutions in one swoop?

Supporters of Project Help, MTSU’s inclusive preschool, can do just that this Saturday, Jan. 18, at the second annual Zumbathon at Dance Murfreesboro. 

The event, set from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at 730-A Middle Tennessee Blvd., features the popular dance-fitness workout that requires no special knowledge or ability, just a willingness to have fun. 

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