Carolyn Kuan (GPD ’04)

Carolyn Kuan (GPD ’04) will conduct Kentucky’s Louisville Orchestra in LIFE: A Journey Through Time on October 2.  The event chronicles the earth’s history in seven movements, with music by Philip Glass and images by National Geographic photographer Frans Lanting.  A post-performance panel discussion will be held with performers and experts from the Louisville Science […]

Hersch reviewed in Financial Times

The premiere performance of Michael Hersch’s Symphony No. 3 at the Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music was reviewed by the Financial Times. Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music, Santa Cruz, California, The Financial Times, 8/13/10

Music of the War of 1812

Musicology faculty member David Hildebrand is working on a new CD/music book set, tentatively entitled Music of the War of 1812 in America, which involves ballads, patriotic songs, marches, and dance tunes, many directly related to Baltimore and the greater Chesapeake region. This project carefully conveys the true story of the many parodies of To […]