concerts http://wwno.org en Harpists Jazz Audiences with Two Concerts http://wwno.org/post/harpists-jazz-audiences-two-concerts <p>It is a weekend for Jazz&nbsp;harp. The New Orleans Chapter of the American Harp Society is hosting&nbsp;its first Jazz and Pop&nbsp;harp weekend at the&nbsp;University of New Orleans, helping students from around the country improve their&nbsp;Jazz harp skills.&nbsp;&nbsp;Professional members of the local harp society and guest artists will perform in two public concerts.</p> Fri, 08 Jun 2012 15:23:00 +0000 Diane Mack 13198 at http://wwno.org Loyola Alumni Association pays tribute to former voice instructor http://wwno.org/post/loyola-alumni-association-pays-tribute-former-voice-instructor <p>The Loyola University <a href="http://alumni.loyno.edu/s/1135/start.aspx">Alumni Association</a> will honor former voice and French diction teacher Mary Tortorich at a reunion celebration on Loyola&rsquo;s main campus.</p><p>The celebration will begin at 1 p.m. on June 9 at Holy Name of Jesus Church, with a celebratory Mass featuring several of her former students singing in her honor. At 7 p.m. the celebration will continue in Louis J. Roussel Performance Hall, with a gala concert performed by some of her most accomplished singers.</p> Thu, 07 Jun 2012 15:41:10 +0000 WWNO Staff 13102 at http://wwno.org