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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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Ethnomusicology student Nolan Warden performs in the Canary Islands

February 20th, 2009 · 3 Comments

We received this news from Ethnomusicology student Nolan Warden about an exciting performance in which he participated this month in the Canary Islands. He has also shared some photos of the experience. Nolan says: “In the first week of February, I traveled to the Canary Islands to perform in “La Pasion Segun San Marcos” by […]

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Peter Yates, guitar professor, will demonstrate research into bowed guitar

January 29th, 2009 · 82 Comments

Peter Yates, Professor of guitar in the Department of Music, will show some of the results of his recent investigations into the arpeggione (19th-century bowed guitar) in a concert at 4pm on Sunday Feb. 1st in the organ studio. He has had to build his own instrument (cruelly sacrificing a beautiful baby cello and a […]

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Help Ryan Svendsen win Sigma Nu’s national performing arts competition on YouTube

April 8th, 2008 · 2 Comments

Here’s a request we had yesterday from Ryan Svendsen, a sophomore trumpet major in the Music Department: Hi, I am entering in a National Sigma Nu performing arts competition via Youtube. In my video, I pay tribute to famous Sigma Nu alumni by playing their songs or songs affiliated with them. The more views I […]

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