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For Professor Elisabeth Le Guin, Listening is a Winning Pedagogy

December 15th, 2016 · 1 Comment

Academics find their calling following multiple paths. For Professor Elisabeth Le Guin, she was a professional musician first and arrived late to teaching as a musicologist. She has wasted no time embarking on her own pedagogical road since she began teaching at UCLA in 1997, and her efforts were recognized this fall when she was […]

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UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music Hosts EDM DJ Competition

March 31st, 2016 · No Comments

The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music recently partnered with legendary DJ Paul Oakenfold to hold a DJ competition. UCLA students competed to win the extraordinary opportunity to spin at the official after party for the inaugural Electronic Music Awards & Foundation show ? co-produced by Paul Oakenfold and FOX on April 14th. On Saturday, […]

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A Don Ellis Portrait: Strawberry Soup

April 15th, 2015 · No Comments

Ethnomusicology Ph.D. student Marc Bolin recently shared this information, with photos of a special project that began as an assignment for Ethnomusicology 205. Ethnomusicology archivists (Aaron and Maureen) suggested archival collections to research that might specifically interest each student in the class. For Marc Bolin, they could think of no better choice than the Don […]

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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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Music Department Organ Professor Christoph Bull Shares Fall Activities

October 22nd, 2013 · No Comments

Christoph Bull in front of FCCLA We have heard from Prof. Bull about his many activities coming up this fall: “Dear friends and music friends: I hope you had a great summer and are having a wonderful autumn. My summer was action-packed with organ concerts at the National Concert Hall in Taipei, Taiwan, and the […]

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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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Pianist Inna Faliks featured in WTTW review of Beethoven master works

October 8th, 2013 · 2 Comments

Please enjoy this recent article from WTTW, which includes video clips of UCLA Music Department faculty member Inna Faliks. CLICK HERE FOR FULL REVIEW

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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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