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Bower School of Music students are unable to perform in front of loved ones

March 6, 2021

Ricardo Rivera, a Music Education major with a Vocal Concentration at FGCU, prepared 11 songs in five different languages for his junior recital on February 13th. He paid an accompanist $600, and prepared...

Zayn Malik releases first solo single, ‘PILLOWTALK’

January 29, 2016

After five glorious years, Zayn Malik broke the hearts of Directioners around the world when he left boy band One Direction in March 2015. But, despite this tragedy, Malik is back with his first single...

Panic! At The Discos Death Of a Bachelor is a reawakening for the band

Panic! At The Disco’s ‘Death Of a Bachelor’ is a reawakening for the band

January 15, 2016

Over a decade since Panic! At The Disco’s beginning, lead singer Brendon Urie now stands alone as the sole remaining member of the band. On Jan. 15, P!ATD’s released their fifth record, “Death Of...

Coachella 2016 lineup has been revealed

January 5, 2016

The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival announced its 2016 lineup for the annual Indio, California-based concert. The festival will again take place over the span of two weekends, April 15 through...

Most anticipated music of 2016

December 30, 2015

Between the presidential buzz and all the bad news coming from all corners of the planet, music is going to have to be more than just mere entertainment next year. In 2016, music is going to have to leave...

Paramore announces that bassist Jeremy Davis will leave band

December 15, 2015

One of the hardest parts of growing up is when members of your favorite bands decide it’s time to go their separate ways — well, at least, for anyone who still has a heart full of teen angst. Late...

American Music Awards recap

November 25, 2015

The 43rd American Music Awards kicked off on Sunday, and it did not disappoint. Host, Jennifer Lopez, left the audience’s jaws on the floor with an epic choreographed opening routine that included tribal...

Missy Elliott is back in the spotlight with new single

November 18, 2015

What better way to announce your return to the music industry than by dropping a hot new single? Though she was not on any sort of hiatus, Missy Elliott has been MIA, minus some performances here and...

Justin Bieber is growing up and ‘Purpose’ is the proof

November 18, 2015

Justin Bieber has had a turbulent few years. After a string of arrests and legal issues to a public up-and-down relationship with fellow singer Selena Gomez, the pop star was shunned from the public eye...

FGCU Wind Orchestra makes its way to Carnegie Hall in NYC

November 11, 2015

The FGCU Bower School of Music Wind Orchestra has been formally invited to perform in New York City at Carnegie Hall in the Isaac Stern Auditorium, also known as the Ronald O. Perelman Stage, Nov....

Ariana Grande’s new single, ‘Focus,’ and music video get fans talking

November 9, 2015

Lately, pop artists and singers have been huge fans of the big band sound in songs such as “Uptown Funk” and “Downtown.” At midnight Oct. 29, Ariana Grande released her new single, “Focus,”...

Bower School of Music celebrates two 10-year anniversaries

September 8, 2015

The 10th anniversary of both the Bower School of Music and its Faculty and Guest Artist Series will kick off Thursday, Sept. 10 with performances by two of Bower’s founding professors — pianist Michael...

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