Saxophonist Nathan Woodward Releases Jazz Album with 8Eighty Records

Stephen Tindal Experience, Fall 2014

Saxophonist Nathan Woodward ’09 released a self-titled smooth jazz album through 8Eighty Records, the University of Mobile’s record label. The new album can be purchased online as a digital download for $10 at 8eightyrecords.com. The Pascagoula, MS native has emerged into the jazz, gospel and R&B industry as an outstanding saxophonist and composer. He began playing saxophone at the age …

Singing Truth

Stephen Tindal Faith, Fall 2014

The University of Mobile has earned a reputation for musical excellence in the 53 years since it was founded, creating dozens of incredible ensembles and bringing talented students together to make unique blends of music that are heard around the world. UMobile musical groups have made appearances in international concerts, at the White House and the Pentagon, and even at …

Tell Me a Story

Stephen Tindal Fall 2014, Learning

Melissa Turner’s success as a children’s author stemmed from her love of storytelling and illustration. “Since I was young, I would draw little doodles and notes for people,” says Turner. “I have stacks of journals with little drawings and stories of funny things that happened during the day.” This 2003 graduate of the University of Mobile recently released her second …