Makin' Music 41: Live on East Main

Nov 09, 2018

Producer Tony Allen, Kim Scott and student coordinators Rebecca Lawrence and Chad Brown were assisted by a team of students as they oversaw the cast of hundreds who put on Makin' Music 41: Live on East Main on April 6-7, 2018. Xi Chi Delta placed first, Phi Kappa Alpha placed second and Chi Beta Chi placed third.

Xi Chi Delta Sweeps Makin’ Music Awards

Nov 09, 2018

Social club Xi Chi Delta swept the 2018 Makin’ Music awards Saturday night, April 7, 2018. Their “A Venture with the Vikings” won the sweepstakes award, placing first in every category of judging. Second and third place in the sweepstakes went to Phi Kappa Alpha’s “Rather Be in Hollywood” and Chi Beta Chi’s “Somewhere in My Memory,” respectively. Theta Nu won the Spirit of Makin’ Music award which was presented Friday night to the club who best embodies the spirit of the event.

Party on the Green

Jun 29, 2017

Party on the Green was held during the weekend of Makin’ Music 40 to provide alumni and friends with the opportunity to enjoy fellowship, food and fun in between Saturday performances.


40 Years of Makin’ Music

Jun 29, 2017

Thousands of alumni, students, family members, and friends celebrated Makin’ Music’s 40th anniversary April 7-8, 2017. Alumna Peggy Weaver directed dozens of former hosts and hostesses as they returned for a reunion on Loyd’s stage. Xi Chi Delta received the Spirit of Makin’ Music Award, and sweepstakes winners were Phi Kappa Alpha (first), Xi Chi Delta (second), and Sigma Rho (third). The show was dedicated to Vice President Wayne Scott for his love of the FHU family through the years.

Makin' Music 2017 Recap

Jun 29, 2017

Freed-Hardeman University hosted the 40th annual Makin' Music in Spring 2017. Thousands of students and alumni came together to celebrate the weekend.


Makin’ Music

Jun 22, 2016
Sigma Rho took the sweepstakes prize for their presentation of “Cab-tastrophe” at Makin’ Music April 8-9. Second place went to Chi Beta Chi for “A Change of Heart in the Park.” Xi Chi Delta’s “Bargain in the Bayou” took third place in the sweepstakes competition and the Spirit of Makin’ Music award. The 39th annual production of the show was dedicated to Dr. E. Claude Gardner, former president of the university.

Makin' Music 2015

Jul 16, 2015
Thirty-eight years and counting. Makin’ Music still dominates the spring landscape at FHU. Each year a new group of students learns the joy of costumed choreography while singing parodies of popular tunes. Thousands come to see the performance.