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Music Department Professor Antonio Lysy Returns to Incontri in Terra Summer Festival

June 27th, 2014 · 4 Comments

Professor Antonio Lysy is delighted to welcome UCLA’s own string quartet, Camarades, to their residency at the annual summer music festival he produces each summer in Tuscany, Incontri in Terra di Siena. This festival was started in 1988 at La Foce, the home of Lysy’s grandparents, and during the month of July each year spreads […]

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UCLA Philharmonia Zeisl CD review in “Fanfare” magazine

March 7th, 2014 · 2 Comments

From Professor Neal Stulberg: I’m delighted to forward this outstanding review of our Yarlung Records CD “Zeisl” from the March/April 2014 issue of “Fanfare” magazine. The last paragraph of the review reads: “This is an all-around magnificent release, and not just for the music, which ranges from stunningly beautiful and deeply moving to rib-tickling funny. […]

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Musicology Grad Student Albert Diaz Announces Guitar Ensemble CD Release

October 22nd, 2013 · 1 Comment

Musicology grad student has let us know that his guitar quartet, the Helios Quartet, recently released a CD. He provides the following links, if you’d like to listen: ? Itunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/bach-well-tempered-clavier/id675964628 ? Spotify: http://open.spotify.com/album/1tUHx75zaZBoptSGNnOigS ? Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Bach-The-Well-Tempered-Clavier-Book/dp/B00E0HWP2A

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Musicology Student Natalia Bieletto Reports On Arts Festival in Cuba

October 21st, 2013 · 1 Comment

We have recently heard from Natalia Bieletto, a Musicology student who was recently invited to an Arts Festival in Havana, Cuba to talk about music research by young scholars. She says: “Last September (17th to 21nd) I had the opportunity to participate in the event Casa Tomada organized by the Cuban cultural center Casa de […]

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UCLA’s Philharmonia Releases Its first Commercial CD With The Music of Eric Zeisl

October 21st, 2013 · No Comments

Eric Zeisl 1. Zeisl CD Release The UCLA Philharmonia is pleased to announce the release of UCLA Philharmonia?s first commercial CD celebrating the music of Eric Zeisl. Released by the Yarlung Records label on September 24, 2013, the album showcases three never-before recorded works for orchestra by Austrian composer Eric Zeisl conducted by Neal Stulberg […]

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Photos from Chancellor’s Residence Recitals

June 26th, 2013 · 2 Comments

Mrs. Carol Block, wife of UCLA Chancellor Gene Block, has for several years graciously sponsored a series of recitals by students from Music, Ethnomusicology, Musicology and the school of Theater, Film and Television. These recitals are given to audiences selected from across the campus. She has shared some photos with us of a couple of […]

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Alexandra Apolloni returns from fall quarter in London

March 7th, 2012 · No Comments

UCLA Musicology Ph.D. student Alexandra Apolloni recently returned to Los Angeles after spending the fall quarter in London, England. Alexandra’s dissertation is about British girl pop singers in the 1960s, and she spent her time in London researching performers such as Dusty Springfield, Lulu, Sandie Shaw, Marianne Faithfull, and Cilla Black.? Alexandra did research in […]

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PhD candidate Zachary Wallmark helps secure grant for cognitive musicological project

February 28th, 2012 · No Comments

All: I hope you will join me in congratulating Zachary Wallmark for being the motive force behind a $25,000 UCLA Council on Research (COR) Transdisciplinary Seed Grant. The PI is, technically, me — and I’d like to think I did help some — but it was Zach who had the basic idea, and who put […]

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Musicology Ph.D. student Jeremy Mikush–summer activities a benefit of the HASOM Student Opportunity Fund

June 29th, 2011 · 9 Comments

We have heard from Musicologh Ph.D. Student Jeremy Mikush about his fun and wide-ranging summer activities. Here is a quick blog about what he is doing this summer: Jeremy Mikush, a Ph.D. candidate in the Musicology Department, has been in France since early June practicing his French and doing research in Paris for an article […]

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Musicology grad student Marianna Ritchey to study at Biblioth?que Nationale in Paris

June 16th, 2010 · No Comments

We have heard some exciting news from Musicology graduate student Marianna Ritchey about her summer plans. She says: “I’m a sixth year in the Musicology department, finishing up my dissertation (Susan McClary is my chair) and applying for jobs this year. This summer I got a CEES grant to spend a month in Paris doing […]

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