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Artist Spotlight: Ilan Blanck

Photo by Veronica Bella When asked what inspiration he has found from being a musician, supersenior Ilan Blanck stated, “Oh my gosh, everything!” As a double major in classical guitar performance and music composition, Blanck has experience playing in over 10 campus bands as well as almost every large ensemble at Lawrence. “Through music I’ve

Saxophone recital illuminates Chapel

Saxophonist Sumner Truax serenades his audience on the Lawrence Memorial Chapel Stage. Photo by Veronica Bella This past Saturday, Sept. 17, faculty, staff and students gathered in the Lawrence Memorial Chapel for the first faculty recital of the term. Chairs were set up on the stage, inviting the audience to engage with the music as

Artist Spotlight: Brandin Kreuder

Photo by Veronica Bella Lawrence’s five-year Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Music double-degree program allows students to pursue both musical and non-musical interests in a highly collaborative and innovative environment. For supersenior Brandin Kreuder, the double-degree program has allowed him to explore his love for both violin and the visual arts. Pursuing a Bachelor

DFC delivers empowering performance of “The Vagina Monologues”

Last Friday evening, Feb. 19, students gathered in Harper Hall for the Downer Feminist Council’s (DFC) annual production of “The Vagina Monologues.” Originally written by Eve Ensler and first performed in 1996, this episodic play has been reenacted and presented at many different college campuses in the United States. The show opened with a general

Artist Spotlight: David Voss

For senior David Voss, who is pursuing a Bachelor of Music in Music Composition, Lawrence is one of the best places to explore and experiment with artistic and musical talents. Although he does not come from a very musical family, Voss explained his introduction to piano and composition. “I would start doodling around and eventually

Symphonic band creates a “Fiesta!” in the chapel

On Friday, Feb. 5 at 8 p.m. in the Lawrence Memorial Chapel, the Lawrence University Symphonic Band displayed their talents in their concert titled “Fiesta!” Conducted by Associate Professor of Music Education and Associate Director of Bands Matthew Ramón Arau ’97, the band performed several pieces that contained a wide array of musical ideas, all