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Renowned duo performs mix of traditional and contemporary Indian music

Renowned duo performs mix of traditional and contemporary Indian music

Zakir Hussain and Rahul Sharma perform in the Lawrence Memorial Chapel. Photo by Angelica Hurtado. On Wednesday, April 26, members of the Lawrence University and Appleton communities gathered in the Lawrence Memorial Chapel for the fourth concert in the 2016-17 World Music Series. An internationally renowned duo, Zakir Hussain and Rahul Sharma, gave a concert

Denmark Vessey performs long-awaited hip-hop set

Crowd of students watches as Denmark Vessey performs. Photo by Hikari Mine. Although hip-hop artist Denmark Vessey was unable to show up on April 8 due to an overbooked flight, his performance was rescheduled for this past Friday, April 21. This time, nothing prevented Vessey from appearing in Esch Hurvis Studio in the Warch Campus

HMELU performs concert after years of hiatus

The Heavy Metal Ensemble of Lawrence University (HMELU) performs in the Chapel. Photo by Taylor Blackson On Saturday Feb. 17, the Heavy Metal Ensemble of Lawrence University (HMELU) performed its 2014 album “Resurrection Opus” for an animated crowd in the Lawrence Memorial Chapel. The metal orchestra, which describes itself as a “sonic behemoth,” is made

Elias String Quartet performs in the Chapel

On Feb. 3 in the Lawrence Memorial Chapel, the internationally-acclaimed Elias String Quartet performed three pieces in distinctly different styles for a crowd of enthusiastic Lawrentians and Appleton residents. Founded in 1998, the quartet is based in London; its players are from France, Scotland and Sweden. From the moment they walked onstage, the four musicians

Alumna cellist performs with period instrument

On Wednesday Jan. 11, alumna Lindsey Crabb gave an eye-opening presentation and performance of J.S. Bach’s Suite No. 6 in D major for solo cello. She focused on the difference between how it is usually played on modern cellos and how it was originally meant to be played on a five-string cello. Crabb graduated from

Lawrence Fencing performs well at Badger Open

Last week the Lawrence Fencing team began their season with the Badger open at the University of Wisconsin. Both the men’s and women’s teams came out focused and ready to win. The lady Vikings completely ransacked their opponents, winning 4-0 versus the Big Ten institutions. They defeated Wisconsin 10-8, 16-2 against Iowa, and had dramatic

ViBE performs rock n’ roll-themed program

ViBE performs in Harper Hall. Photo by Hikari Mine The Viking Bassoon Ensemble (ViBE) filled Harper Hall with the sounds of “Rock n’ Roll” at 8 p.m. this past Sunday, Nov. 6. Directed by Instructor of Bassoon Carl Rath, the ensemble includes freshman Emilia Jackson, sophmores Stuart Young and Phillip Knisley, seniors Alaina Leisten and