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Faculty recital reflects on pandemic

On Friday, Feb. 5, Assistant Professor of Music Tim Albright and Associate Professor of Music Mark Urness shared a collection of original compositions and arrangements called “2020 Reflections,” a dual effort project focused on the challenges of returning to improvisation during the pandemic. With Albright on the trombone and Urness on the double bass, the

Leigh-Post and Padilla deliver rousing performance

FACULTY RECITAL. Photo by Nidi Garcia. On Sunday Oct. 19, two Lawrence Unviersity Conservatory faculty members joined to perform an ambitious program featuring 18 art songs by Franz Schubert (1797-1828) and Ned Rorem (b. 1923). Conservatory students and faculty members came to the Lawrence Memorial Chapel at 4 p.m. to enjoy the music and show

Christina Dahl returns to campus for recital

On Sunday, April 23 at 4 p.m., Lawrence hosted renowned pianist Christina Dahl for a recital in Harper Hall. Dahl has performed at numerous prestigious venues across the globe, recorded on several prominent record labels, and taught at many summer festivals and universities, including Lawrence, where she was a faculty member for three years. Dahl

Tim Albright and Dane Richeson perform recital

Tim Albright and Dane Richeson perform in Harper Hall. Photo by Hikari Mine.   On Monday, April 3, Harper Hall was presented with the outstanding musicianship of Dane Richeson, Professor of Music, and Tim Albright, Assistant Professor of Music. With Richeson on percussion and Albright on trombone, as well as an assortment of other musicians

Meditations on Music: Andrew Cole’s Composition Recital

Students perform as part of Andrew Cole’s composition recital. Photo by Taylor Blackson   Tucked away in the Esch-Hurvis Room on Friday night, Jan. 20, was Visiting Assistant Professor of Music Andrew Cole’s composition recital. With a thoughtfully put-together program exploring the places Cole has lived, the five pieces also showed the complex inner workings

Saxophone recital explores marginalization

On Saturday, Jan. 21, interested music students and faculty came to see Instructor of Music Sumner Truax give a saxophone recital in the Pusey Room of the Warch Campus Center. Supporting him were Assistant Professor of Music and Director of Jazz Studies José Encarnación on saxophone and Kurt Eric Galván on piano. In his introduction,

Babini gives guest cello recital

On Sunday, Oct. 30, Harper Hall welcomed renowned cellist Susan Babini. Accompanied by Associate Professor of Music and pianist Michael Mizrahi, the guest recital made for an exceptional night of music. Disappointingly, the moderately low attendance did not match the caliber of such a fine musician as Babini. Nonetheless, the listeners who were present seemed