Great Arts at Eastern

Thursdays at 12:35 PM
  • Hosted by Jeff Gentry

Jeff Gentry, Host of Great Arts at Eastern

Join ENMU College of Fine Arts Dean Jeffrey Gentry each week on "Great Arts at Eastern," as he interviews artists, actors, entertainers and musicians about their craft and events they produce at Eastern New Mexico University in Portales. "Great Arts at Eastern" airs once a week about 12:35 p.m. MT on Thursdays on KENW–FM.

This program also is available online by clicking the title of an individual episode listed below.

This week on great arts at Eastern, Jeff Gentry speaks with Richard Schwartz about the upcoming Big Band Concert at Eastern New Mexico University. Taking place this Friday evening at 7 o'clock with a with a five dollar donation at the campus Union building on the Eastern New Mexico University Campus. 

Dr. Sidney Shuler
Eastern New Mexico University

This week on Great Arts at Eastern, Jeff Gentry speaks with Sid Shuler about the upcoming fall wind symphony concert that is taking place on Sunday October 15 at 3:00 p.m., in Buchanan Hall, ENMU, Portales.  

Sid talks about the upcoming Fall Wind Symphony Concert along with what drew him to playing the Trumpet.  Additionally Sid talks about the Green and Silver Classic that is taking place on Thursday October 12 at 7 p.m.  

The Fall Wind Symphony Concert 

Sunday, October 15 at 3:00 p.m.

Buchanan Hall, ENMU, Portales. 

Jeff Gentry this week speaks with Dr. Jason Paulk about the upcoming Fall Choral Concert Taking place on Friday, October 13th.  Dr. Paulk talks about the theme of this year’s concert being “Unity out of Harmony.” Dr. Paulk talks about what distinguishes the three choirs that he directs as well as the featured songs and arrangements that will be performed.  

Eastern New Mexico University’s Fall Choral Concert

Friday October 13th at 7:00 p.m.

Buchanan Hall, ENMU, Portales. 

Free admission but only 240 seats so arrive in time for your seat.

Great Arts at Eastern this week talks with Drs. Anne Beck & Greg Gallagher about 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Jeff Gentry’s guests are Drs. Anne Beck and Greg Gallagher, professors in the College of Fine Arts here at ENMU in Portales. 

They are working together to direct the 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee at ENMU on Thursday October 5th, running through a Sunday October 8. 

This week on Great Arts at Eastern Jeff Gentry speaks with Tyleen Caffrey about how she came into social work and how her music skills have helped her in her job and outreach.  Even in small towns such as Clovis and Portales, the arts can help people grow and learn more about themselves and Tyleen talks about this as well how she came to Eastern New Mexico University.