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ONU Department of Music to perform holiday concert

Dec 08, 2016 - Comments: 0
Ohio Northern University's Wind Orchestra performs as a group in front of the Ada community each December with the annual "Gaudete: It's Not Quite Christmas Yet" concert. (photo/ONU Communications & Marketing)

Ohio Northern University’s Department of Music presents a holiday concert each year, but it is always advertised as the “it’s not quite Christmas yet” celebration. “Gaudete: The It’s Not Quite Christmas Yet” will prepare the ONU and Ada communities for the approaching holiday season with festive musical numbers presented by the ONU Wind and Symphony orchestras in the Freed Center for the Performing Arts at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 10.

"Survivorman" displays his talents at Freed performance

Nov 07, 2016 - Comments: 0

Canadian filmmaker, musician, survivalist and creator of “Survivorman”, Les Stroud performed a show that revealed his passions and talents go beyond his television career.  “Survivorman” chronicled the efforts of survival expert Les Stroud as he demonstrated survival skills in the wilderness, alone.  Stroud’s fame as television star encompassed most of his life and is what he is known for.  Sprinkled within episodes of his show is his first passion of music where he would play his harmonica on camera. Stroud’s show at the Freed Center combined music, film and personal stories from Stroud.

“Survivor Man” Les Stroud coming to ONU

Oct 28, 2016 - Comments: 0
Canadian television star, explorer and musician, Les Stroud (Photo by Watch TV).

Les Stroud, creator and star of “Survivor Man,” a survival show distributed across Canada and the United States will perform at the Freed Center's Biggs Theater at 7:30 pm on Saturday, October 29. Stroud's show will feature a combination of his adventures, film making and music.

A preview of his performance can be seen here. Tickets for students are only $10 and can be purchased at the Freed Center box office available at 419.772.1900.  

New history course teaching students to rock 'n roll, 1960s style

Aug 31, 2016 - Comments: 0
The new course, History of Rock 'N Roll in the 1960s, meets every Monday evening from 6:30-9 p.m. in Dicke Hall Room 230. (photo/Office of Communications & Marketing)

History of Rock 'N Roll in the 1960s is a new course for the fall semester on Ohio Northern University's campus. The course discusses how society and rock music in the 1960s influenced each other. 


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