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MCC-Maple Woods music instructor Jim Murray honored by NRCC

Jim Murray, music instructor at MCC-Maple Woods and conductor of the Northland Symphony Orchestra, was recently rewarded for his efforts at the Northland Regional Chamber of Commerce’s annual Excellence in Education banquet. The banquet honors outstanding teachers and students who contribute to education in the Northland each year. Murray, who has been at MCC for …

Metropolitan Chorale to perform Nov. 16 at Stone Church

“Songs of Heart and Soul”
will be performed at the historic Stone Church, 1012 W. Lexington, Independence, Mo., at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16. Rebecca Johnson, D.M.A., who is the Metropolitan Community College-Blue River music program coordinator and Metropolitan Chorale director, will conduct the Sacred Arts Chorale, Vox Luminis, and the Metropolitan Chorale of Kansas City …

Northland Symphony Orchestra to perform this weekend

The Northland Symphony Orchestra, conducted by MCC-Maple Woods music instructor Jim Murray, will perform at 3 p.m. this Sunday at the Park Hill South High School auditorium. Admission is free and all are welcome to attend. The orchestra will be performing Symphony No. 3 by Schumann; Cello Concerto No. 1 by Saint-Saëns, featuring soloist Sophie …

Celebrate the holidays with the Northland Symphony Orchestra

Join the Northland Symphony Orchestra, conducted by MCC-Maple Woods music instructor Jim Murray, for a traditional holiday sing-along concert Dec. 16 at 3 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. at Park Hill South High School. This event is free and open to the public, and donations are appreciated. The concerts will feature performances of traditional favorites – …

Holiday Concert at MCC-Longview

The holiday harmony of MCC-Longview’s Community Choir can be heard at the Winter Celebration Concert this Friday, December 7 at 7 p.m in the Cultural Arts Center on the Longview campus. Donations of non-perishable food will be gathered for Harvesters. Admission to the concert is free.  

MCC-Longview Student Art Exhibit Now Open

MCC-Longview’s art department is home to some very talented students. We invite you to experience for yourself their original works at the End of Semester Student Exhibit, now open through December 8. The artwork can be viewed in the Gallery at the MCC-Longview Cultural Arts Center. The Gallery is open Wednesday – Saturday, noon-4 p.m. …