EWU Music Sessions
EWU Music has world-class faculty and exceptional students—all extraordinary musicians in their own right—who are ready to share their tips and talents with you and the greater community.
Experience a performance of Waltzing Matilda played by EWU’s string faculty. Also, John Marshall, professor of cello and EWU Orchestra director, takes you through a shoulder rotation exercise.
Meet piano performance major Tonya Ballman and her faculty mentor Jody Graves. Ballman speaks about her experience as an EWU Music student, and Professor Graves discusses making a living playing piano.
Meet three incredible vocal performance students, Aries, Carynm and Kimberly. Each has a unique sound and vision; all three say the university has helped inspire them to raise their voices.
Percussion performance alumnus Jonathan Williams ’20 shares his stirring rendition of Night of Moon Dances, a tour de force for solo marimba and percussion ensemble.
Music technology alumnae Diana Viskova ’20 performs her own composition, Tango 808, an impressively original work showcasing her audio engineering skills.
Composition professor and department chair Jonathan Middleton shares innovative techniques for composing from musical algorithms.
A letter from Dr. Jody Graves Director of Piano Performance Studies