Mortyakova elected to IAWM board

Mortyakova

COLUMBUS, Miss. – Dr. Julia Mortyakova, professor and chair of The W Department of Music, was recently elected to the board of the International Alliance for Women in Music (IAWM). Mortyakova started serving in the new position January 2021.

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Music department to debut virtual recital series

Poindexter

COLUMBUS, Miss.--The W’s music department will present a virtual recital Friday, Nov. 20 at 7:30 p.m.  The concert will feature W music professor Valentin M. Bogdan performing works by George Frideric Handel, Franz Liszt and Carmen Petra Basacopol.

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Heaton wins multiple prizes at music competition

Heaton

COLUMBUS, Miss.-- Mississippi University for Women junior music major Hannah Heaton has been named the 2020 Southern Division Winner in the Music Teachers National Association Student Composition Competitions and will advance to the national level of the competitions.

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