Junior Britta Loftus spent the summer with the Voice Program of the Chautauqua Music Festival.Congratulations to this year's department award winners:
Bobby Chandler Award: Jennimarie Swegan
Hesch Award: Chun Li, Erica Yamamoto, Audrey Kindsfather
Roy Jesson Music Prize: Nicholas Yeutter
Special congratulations to Jennimarie who also received the David C. Evans Award at this year's Arts & Sciences Honors Convocation.
- Davison Writes about Jazz Diplomacy
Dr. Mike Davison penned an op-ed on jazz diplomacy with Cuba for Fox News.
- Fairtile Award
Dr. Linda Fairtile received the The Richard S. Hill award from the Music Library Association, which honors the best article on music librarianship or music-bibliographic topics. Fairtile's winning essay "Verdi at 200: Recent Scholarship on the Composer and His Works," appeared in the September 2013 issue of Notes.
- Broening Fellowship
Dr. Benjamin Broening is the recipient of a 2014 Howard Foundation Fellowship.
- Guest Harpsichordist
Dr. Joanne Kong served as guest harpsichordist at the 2014 Winter Park Bach Festival performing in J. S. Bach's St. John Passion, Haydn's The Creation, Baroque orchestral and choral works, and C. P. E. Bach's Harpsichord Concerto in D minor.
- Love Conference Presentation
Dr. Joanna Love was a featured panelist at the Experience Music Project Pop Conference, where she read her paper “Decades in Motion: Dancing and Driving My Toyota Corolla.”
- Cable Book Chapter
Dr. Jennifer Cable published “After the Italian Manner: The English Cantata 1700-1710,” in The Lively Arts of the London Stage, 1675-1725 (Performance in the Long Eighteenth Century: Studies in Theatre, Music, Dance).
- Cuban SpectacularDec017:30 PMDuring the 1950s, Havana was the number one tourism destination for U.S. vacationers. The Tropicana Cabaret and Casino... Continue reading
- UR Symphony OrchestraDec027:30 PMMaestro Kordzaia and the UR Symphony Orchestra will present 2015 Concerto/Aria competition winner Solomon Quinn... Continue reading
- 42nd Annual Festival of Lessons and CarolsDec065:00 PMJoin the singers of Schola and Women’s Chorale for a joyous Christmas celebration through a Festival of Nine... Continue reading
- 42nd Annual Festival of Lessons and CarolsDec068:00 PMJoin the singers of Schola and Women’s Chorale for a joyous Christmas celebration through a Festival of Nine... Continue reading
- Richard Becker, pianoFeb073:00 PMIn his annual Super Bowl concert, associate professor of Music and head of Piano Study at the University of Richmond... Continue reading
- Dana McComb, cello + Joanne Kong, pianoFeb143:00 PMRichmond Symphony cellist Dana McComb presents Six Degrees of Separation, which will explore the connections and musical... Continue reading
- Mike Davison Jazz QuintetFeb213:00 PMLast May, this extraordinary collaboration of professors from three universities played the first brass quintet concert... Continue reading
- Brass Quintet of the AmericasFeb213:00 PMLast May, this extraordinary collaboration of professors from three universities played the first brass quintet concert... Continue reading
- Bruce Stevens, organMar147:30 PMFaculty artist Bruce Stevens will perform organ works by Johann Sebastian Bach and his North German predecessors... Continue reading
- Duo Piano Recital of Richard Becker + Doris Wylee-BeckerMar203:00 PMFaculty artist Richard Becker and his wife, Doris Wylee-Becker, will present works by Schumann, Ravel, and others and... Continue reading