Friday, September 13, 2013
Cheyney University's Soulful Sound Marching Band hopes voters will put them on the map in the 2013-2014 Honda Battle of the Bands going on now through October 9, 2013. Everyone can vote once a day for their favorite band. The top eight vote-getters get to travel to Atlanta, GA and perform in the Invitational Showcase in January at the Georgia Dome.
Wednesday, September 11, 2013
On a clear, still morning, reminiscent of this date 12 years ago, students, faculty and staff at Cheyney University of Pennsylvania gathered by the fountain near Vaux Logan Hall to honor the fallen and commemorate the tragic events of September 11, 2001.
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
EVENT CANCELLED: The 2012 American Conference Champion Philadelphia Soul, presented by Parx Casino, announce the inaugural “Spring Band Jam” set for Saturday, April 27 at the Wells Fargo Center immediately following the Soul game.
Thursday, September 20, 2012
The Black Violin concert in Marian Anderson Music Center on September 18 evening nearly filled the Marian Anderson Music Center. Just as notable, however, was the clinic conducted by Black Violin violist Wil B and violinist Kev Marcus earlier in the afternoon in the Cheyney University band room.
Monday, September 17, 2012
The Cheyney University "Soulful Sound" Marching Band was featured in The Sixth annual African American Black Heritage Day Parade in Staten Island, NY this weekend.
Friday, June 22, 2012
The Shirley Scott Scholarship, named in honor of former jazz organist and Cheyney University teacher, Shirley Scott, has recently been designated to assist students participating in the study of music.
Thursday, May 31, 2012
The 175th anniversary weekend opens with the 175th Gala on Thursday October 18 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, at 1101 Arch Street. Gala reservations can be made at Cheyney175@cheyney.edu
Thursday, May 5, 2011
The Cheyney University Concert Choir & Cheyney University Soulful Marching Band participated in Jackie Robinson Night at the Philadelphia Phillies' Pre-Game Ceremonies on Friday, April 15, at Citizens Bank Ball Park.
The choir, directed by Marques Garrett, sang the National Anthem, and the Band performed under the direction of Professor Allen Gardner.
Thursday, March 3, 2011
The PIFA events (April 7 - May 1, 2011)are being held in collaboration with the Kimmel Center (Philadelphia) as part of the Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts (PIFA). The events offered for PIFA are inclusive of Music, Theatre, Art, Graphics Communication Arts, English and Foreign Language.
Wednesday, March 2, 2011
Download the Spring 2011 The Arts At CU Event brochure that includes the Arts & lectures Series, PIFA Events, Community Day, Band and Choir event information.
Monday, January 3, 2011
Cheyney University "Soulful Sound" Band Fundraiser
Wednesday, September 15, 2010
Download the 2010-2011 CU Band Schedule of Performances
Wednesday, September 8, 2010
The Cheyney University Soulful Sound Band will be leading the Annual African American Day Parade on Sunday, September 19, 2010 for the second year. The African American Parade begins at 1:00 pm in Harlem, NY on
111th Street & Adam Clayton Powell Blvd and ends at 142nd Street.
Wednesday, November 11, 2009
Monday, September 14, 2009