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Updated 12:00 a.m., Sun September 25, 2016

Gretchen Renshaw

Hendrix professor, conductor wants to grow program

Despite a halfhearted attempt to resist it, Gretchen Renshaw of Conway dances to the same beat as her musical family. Renshaw, 27, is conductor of the Hendrix College Wind Ensemble and director of the new pep band, and teaches classes in the music department and is a low-brass instructor. The Middleburg, Pennsylvania, native’s parents were music educators. Her mother was a choir director at Renshaw’s high school for 35 years; her father... READ MORE

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