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Butler School of Music Announces Memorial for Gerre Hancock

Event: The Sarah and Ernest Butler School of Music will host a memorial to honor the late Gerre Hancock, organ and sacred music professor, who died Jan. 21 due to cardiac arrest. “Celebrating the Life of Gerre Hancock” will include speeches reflecting on Hancock’s life and legacy in addition to musical performances from students, faculty…   » Continue Reading

Butler School of Music Showcases Famous African American Musical Arranger for Black History Month Concert

Event: To commemorate Black History Month, the Butler School of Music, in partnership with Huston-Tillotson University, will present a free concert celebrating black composers of the past and present. When: 7:30 p.m., Friday, Feb. 3 Where: Bates Recital Hall, MRH Building. Background: This is the sixth collaborative black composers concert performed by students from the…   » Continue Reading