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GrooVe hosts movie-themed a capella concert
Photo: Dan Goubert

GVL / Dan Goubert - GVSU GrooVe hosts a concert inside the Cook-DeWitt on Saturday, April 16, 2016.

GrooVe hosts movie-themed a capella concert


DANIEL GOUBERT | 04/18/16 12:31am

Though recent films like “Pitch Perfect” have shined a spotlight on the artform, a capella music has been drawing crowds at Grand Valley State University for years. GrooVe, one of GVSU’s four a capella organizations, reminded students of this by debuting a “movie night” of their own, one that showcased the group’s all-important human element.


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Students, professors team up for musical performance

HEADLINE: Students, professors team up for musical performance

SUBHEAD: GV Chamber Orchestra features faculty soloists

 By: Daniel Goubert

dgoubert@lanthorn.com

Though it stimulates the ears rather than the tastebuds, music can nevertheless feel like a feast.

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