February 9, 2018 at 9:45am

Concert to celebrate a century of futuristic, mechanical music for percussion

Kirkland Fine Arts Center and the Millikin University School of Music will present the Percussion Ensembles' Synergy concert on Sunday, Feb. 18, at 4 p.m. The concert is free and open to the public. 

December 8, 2017 at 2:30pm

Concert to feature Millikin alum Angel Spiccia '03

The local community will celebrate the sounds of the season during the 10th anniversary Holiday Jazz concert presented by the Millikin University Jazz Sextet. The group features School of Music faculty Dave Burdick, Brian Justison, Chris Nolte, Perry Rask, Randy Reyman and Steve Widenhofer returning once again to get the audience in the Holiday spirit with their jazzy swing on Holiday classics.

November 30, 2017 at 1:30pm

“I know it’s only rock and roll, but I like it.”
— “It’s Only Rock and Roll” 1974 Rolling Stones hit by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards

The Stones aren’t alone. Judging by the ongoing interest in First Gig Rock and Roll Camps and MU’s new Rock University program, rock and roll really is here to stay … at least in the Decatur area.

November 10, 2017 at 12:30pm

Music Business/Information Systems major learns real-world consulting

Justin DeBo, a double major in music business and information systems, has found his niche in consulting, thanks to real-world experiences he's acquired as a member of Millikin University Performance Consulting (MUPC), a Millikin information technology (IT) student-run venture.

October 24, 2017 at 11:45am

Millikin among top programs offering best career opportunities for music majors

Millikin University has been named among the top 5 colleges in Illinois for music majors according to Zippia, a career advice website dedicated to helping recent college graduates with their career choices.