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The Bill Yeager Jazz Orchestra consists of Professor Bill Yeager, associates and his former music students.

Bill Yeager Jazz Orchestra premieres in Smith Recital Hall

by Marian Cuevas, Contributor // October 19, 2021

Bill Yeager Jazz Orchestra (BYJO) had a successful debut at San Diego State in Smith Recital Hall this past October 16. The program consisted of challenging...

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SDSU production Mass explores a loss of faith

SDSU production ‘Mass’ explores a loss of faith

by Sydney Faulkner, Staff Writer // December 13, 2018

San Diego State’s School of Theatre, Television and Film along with the School of Music and Dance came together Dec. to Dec. 9 to bring Leonard Bernstein’s...

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Music professor shares symphony experience through teaching

Music professor shares symphony experience through teaching

by Jazracanah Zulueta, Contributor // December 13, 2018

The artistry and complexity of the symphony is something San Diego State music professor Sarah Skuster can attest to. Her life and experience as a musician...

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Songs of ice and fire come to Viejas Arena

Songs of ice and fire come to Viejas Arena

by Spencer White, Staff Writer // September 19, 2018

The "Game of Thrones" concert experience came to San Diego State last Tuesday, complete with a live orchestra, and was welcomed by a packed Viejas Arena....

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Director of orchestras finds exciting community in SDSU

Director of orchestras finds ‘exciting community’ in SDSU

by Lainie Fraser, Staff Writer // March 2, 2016

Selected by The San Diego Union-Tribune as one of three “Faces to Watch” in classical music in 2014, Michael Gerdes has found a home at San Diego State. Gerdes...

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