A^2 to remix a capella

April 24, 2013 • 0
A group of musicians plans to reinvent live a cappella performance with the help of sound manipulation software.

‘Orlando’ highlights role of Greek chorus

April 17, 2013 • 0
"Orlando" explores questions of professional, gender and romantic identity through the story of a man who turns into a woman during a life that spans five centuries.
Painter Odili Donald Odita discussed how color can express different racial identities at an Ezra Stiles Master’s Tea on Tuesday.

Expressing the human condition through color

April 10, 2013 • 0
Contrary to his appearance, an artist dressed in a monochromatic scheme of dark blue denim spoke about the expressive range of color at an Ezra Stiles Master’s Tea on Tuesday.
“Abyss” seeks to enliven the audience’s experience of classical music through story- telling, dance, acting and circus performance.

In ‘Abyss,’ an ‘Odyssey’ of sight and sound

March 27, 2013 • 0
A new show this weekend asks audiences to imagine the end of the world as part of a journey through classical music.

Organ recital highlights Yale’s strength

March 7, 2013 • 0
On Friday, Michael Salazar MUS ’13 will perform his degree recital on one of the world’s finest organs — the Newberry Memorial Organ in Woolsey Hall.
Castor et Pollux

Undergrad opera breaks new ground with ‘Castor et Pollux’

February 20, 2013 • 0
Nearly 70 Yale College students will come together this week to resurrect a show last performed in America before most of them were born.
Construction on Hendrie Hall will begin in May 2014. Renovations will include new practice rooms and a student lounge.

Hendrie to see 2014 renovation

February 18, 2013 • 0
Four years after the onset of the recession prompted Yale to halt plans for the renovation of Hendrie Hall, administrators said they hope construction will begin in May 2014.

Yale Opera takes on bel canto

February 13, 2013 • 0
Yale Opera will perform Vincenzo Bellini’s “I Capuleti e i Montecchi,” its first bel canto opera, this weekend at the Shubert Theater.
Cantata Profana features atypical combinations of instrumentalists and vocalists from the School of Music, Institute of Sacred Music and Yale College.

Musicians launch large chamber music collective

February 1, 2013 • 0
On Saturday night, an unusually large chamber music collective will give its debut performance.

Tokyo Quartet leaves behind legacy

January 23, 2013 • 0
On Tuesday night, the legendary Tokyo String Quartet gave its final New Haven performance after 37 years at the School of Music.

Large gift enables Yale Bands’ professional development

January 15, 2013 • 0
At the end of last semester, an anonymous donor gave a significant gift to the Yale Bands endowment to encourage undergraduate ensembles to have first-person contact with professional musicians.
Yale Concert Band and Yale Jazz Ensemble perfom a tribute to Cole Porter and Glenn Miller at Woolsey Hall in 2010.

Students aim to develop jazz culture

December 6, 2012 • 0
Late on Saturday night, computer science professor and Saybrook College Master Paul Hudak, New Haven bassist Jeff Fuller and Harvey Xia ’16 came together as jazz musicians.