Ikpemesi Ogundare, ’20, Soars in Her Opera Pursuit

Pem Ogundare, '20

Pem Ogundare, '20
Her voice recently resonated through Goodrich Chapel during her junior recital, and this summer it will resonate in Europe—in particular, Austria. Ikpemesi Ogundare, '20, was accepted to the prestigious American Institute of Musical Studies, or AIMS Graz, located in Graz, Austria. It is a world-renowned program designed to prepare individuals for a career as a music professional.

Josh McGarry, '19, Masters Music, Science, Tennis at Albion

Josh McGarry, '19

Josh McGarry, '19
"One thing can't be everything. You can't sacrifice what you are passionate about," says Josh McGarry, '19, a music performance major from Macomb, Mich., who is minoring in chemistry and kinesiology with a pre-med concentration. He also plays on the No. 1 court for the Albion men's tennis team. "I made time for academics, tennis and a social life," he continues. "My perspective has changed. Everything I do is stuff I enjoy. I'm not doing it because I have to."

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An Alumni Musical Duo Reborn as FINKEL

Jane (Finkel) Spencer, '14, and Brian Spencer, '13

Jane (Finkel) Spencer, '14, and Brian Spencer, '13
The four-year wait for new music from Jane, ’14, and Brian Spencer, ’13, is over. The married couple, now based in Los Angeles, have also seen their journey go from indie/folk to electronic soul/pop. Three new songs in 2018 will be followed up with F I N K E L's first full-length album in 2019.

'Renowned' Acoustical Firm Signs on to Vitek Center Project

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The Richard and Marilyn Vitek Center for Musical Arts moves another step toward creation with the hiring of Northeast-based Acoustic Distinctions as acoustician. Says Albion College music professor David Abbott, “We are now on track to build a first-class recital hall."

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