song contest open for new school song

Homewood Student Affairs is sponsoring a contest for a new JHU school song. The goal is to create a Johns Hopkins University school song that instills pride and spirit in the school, is not complicated to sing, and is memorable. The school song contest is open to all faculty, staff, students and alumni. Entries will […]

Sonar New Music Ensemble named Best Classical Group

Sonar New Music Ensemble, founded by Colin Sorgi (BM ’09, Violin), was named Best Classical Group by Baltimore City Paper. Sonar’s 2013-14 season included works by John Cage, Ken Ueno, Henri Dutilleux, and two nights devoted to Steve Reich’s hair-raising electric works. The season-closing program, American Berserk, featured pieces from young composers and a John Adams solo […]

Aspen String Trio performs at University of Baltimore

Faculty artist Victoria Chiang, a member of the Aspen String Trio along with David Perry and Michael Mermagen, will be performing with the ensemble as part of their residency at the University of Baltimore. The concert, entitled Degenerate Composers, is centered on music suppressed by the Third Reich. It features works written during the Holocaust […]