School of Music students found new orchestra

March 27, 2014
Students from the Yale School of Music have formed a new chamber orchestra.

Academics probe nature of humanity

November 18, 2013
Defining “what makes us human” is no easy task, according to speakers at Friday’s Veritas Forum.

Whelan discusses career, dance

November 13, 2013
At a Tuesday evening Master’s Tea, New York City Ballet principal Wendy Whelan described herself as a dancer, not a prima ballerina. In front of a crowd of roughly 30 members of the Yale community, director of the Yale dance studies curriculum Emily Coates ’06 GRD ’11 — Whelan’s friend and former colleague at the »

Student teachers make a Splash at Yale

November 11, 2013
From Survival Skills 101 to Introduction to Japanese, students in middle school and high school were able to take a variety of eccentric courses taught by Yale undergrads at last Saturday’s Splash at Yale. Splash at Yale is a student-run organization that allows Yale students to teach classes each semester on any topic of their »
This year, Cantata Profana will focus on vocal chamber music and theme-based performances.

Eclectic ensemble enters second season

September 25, 2013
Theorbos, baroque bows, a babbling tenor and a barefoot soprano played a role is dedicated to the performance of eclectic and under-performed works for larger chamber groups
The Yale Jazz Collective will host biweekly “Jazz at the Underbrook” events throughout the year.

Undergrad jazz culture grows

September 4, 2013
The jazz movement at Yale that was reawakened last year has not lost steam: Jazz is here to stay.

Jazz fest promotes genre at Yale

April 5, 2013
This week marks Yale’s first jazz festival — a three-day long event, beginning Friday afternoon, was organized by the Yale undergraduate Jazz Collective

Bach, reinterpreted

February 27, 2013
Wednesday night, School of Music composers will add a contemporary twist to the music of Bach in collaboration with the Yale Baroque Ensemble.

TSQ says farewell to Yale

January 30, 2013
The internationally renowned Tokyo String Quartet gave a farewell performance to the Yale community last Tuesday evening, Jan. 23, in Morse Recital Hall.

SCHNEIDER: Perform or study?

January 16, 2013
When it comes to majoring in music, the extensive theoretical prerequisites and requirements for the major can be a significant deterrent to students wishing to pursue performance after graduation.