BORNS releases sensational sophmore album, ‘Blue Madonna’

BORNS released his second studio album “Blue Madonna” Jan. 12. Garret Born is most recognizable for his hit single “Electric Love” from his first album released in 2015. “Blue Madonna” musically shows growth and pushed more boundaries vocally compared to his first album “Dopamine.” New track “God Save Our Young Blood” features Lana Del Rey […]

UCO featured in TV program

The University Choir and Orchestra at California Baptist University was given the opportunity to showcase their talents Nov. 15 through a taped performance at Trinity Broadcasting Network. The group was a part of the Christmas-themed program hosted by Bobby Schuller and guest evangelist Ray Comfort. Jacob Arreola, CBU and UCO alumnus, works for TBN in […]

Choir rings in Christmas

For more than 15 years, the Shelby and Ferne Collinsworth School of Music at California Baptist University has taken over the last chapel service of the semester traditionally known as Christmas Chapel. This year is no exception. The School of Music will be performing for Christmas Chapel Dec. 5 during regular Chapel service hours at […]

CBU students join popular caroling group, brings joy to Disneyland crowd

Music group prepared in advance for Christmas. While most people start listening to Christmas music near the beginning of December, the Goode Time Carolers started preparing as early as June when auditions for the group took place. Although the Goode Time Carolers sing for venues and events during the Christmas season, they are most well known for their […]

Majid Jordan releases sophomore R&B album ‘The Space Between’

Majid Jordan released their sophomore album, “The Space Between,” Oct. 27. The Toronto duo Majid Al Maskati and Jordan Ullman are signed to OVO sound, the record label co-founded by Drake. The Canadian duo wrote and co-produced Drake’s hit song “Hold-On, We’re Going Home.” With a sound similar to Partynextdoor, Majid Jordan dropped their second […]

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Orchestral music raises standard of excellence

The purpose statement of the Collinsworth School of Music is inspiring students to the highest standards of musical craft and personal character, preparing them for success in music. Changes and improvements have been made to enhance the professionalism and credibility of the program. Smaller ensembles within the larger groups have been formed such as quartets, […]