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Obituary–Bess Lomax Hawes (1921 – 2009)

January 21st, 2010 · 1 Comment

Bess Lomax Hawes, a musician, folklorist and prominent anthropologist at CalState Northridge passed away in November 2009. She was 88. Steeped in folk music from birth, she was the youngest child of John A. Lomax and Bess Bauman Brown. Born Jan. 21, 1921, in Austin, Texas, she was home-schooled by her mother, who also taught […]

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Music MM Voice student Doug Carpenter to star in “Camelot” at the Pasadena Playhouse this month

January 7th, 2010 · No Comments

From Professor Juliana Gondek: Baritone Doug Carpenter, a UCLA 2009 MM graduate in Voice Performance, is starring as Lancelot in the musical “Camelot” at the famed Pasadena Playhouse in January. Please see the flyer below:

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Shanghai Jiaotong University Orchestra performs at UCLA

October 21st, 2009 · No Comments

Professor Neal Stulberg, Director of Orchestral Studies for the Department of Music, has shared this news about a recent performance by the Shanghai Jiaotong University Orchestra’s visit, and the photos below were shared by Director Tim Rice of the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music: “On September 25 at Schoenberg Hall, the UCLA Herb Alpert […]

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Musicologist Olivia Bloechl awarded ACLS Charles A. Ryskamp Research Fellowship

March 31st, 2008 · No Comments

Professor Olivia Bloechl We have just learned that Professor Olivia Bloech has been awarded an ACLS Charles A. Ryskamp Research Fellowship, which will fund a year’s leave and enable her to write her second book, The Politics of Memory in French Baroque Opera. Research for the book will take her to archives in Paris, Marseilles, […]

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Anne Akiko Meyers–2008 Regents Lecturer in the UCLA Department of Music

February 21st, 2008 · 8 Comments

Anne Akiko Meyers, one of today’s most exciting violinists, will be in residence for two weeks in May 2008 at the UCLA Department of Music as a Regents Lecturer. She is making a quick trip to California in February as well, and we encourage you to attend one of the exciting events presented blow. FEBRUARY […]

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