Gamze Kazakoglu
Staff Reporter
Gamze covers music news for the Arts desk and writes for the WKND. She is a sophomore in Pauli Murray majoring in psychology and humanities.
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Yalies search for the “Holy Ale” at 2021 YSO Halloween Show

The Yale Symphony Orchestra returned to an in-person Halloween Show format this year with modern and classical pieces accompanied by a silent film.

Yale Center for British Art redisplays controversial painting of Elihu Yale and enslaved child

The Yale Center for British Art has redisplayed a painting of the University’s namesake after investigating the identity of an enslaved Black child depicted in the portrait.

Yale School of Music gives second concert of the year

Last Friday, YSM performed “The Oak” by Florence Price, “Symphony No. 6, H. 343 “Fantaisies symphoniques” by Bohuslav Martinů and Antonin Dvořák’s “Cello Concerto in B minor” with Christine Lee as the solo cellist.

Yale Concert Band to give first in-person concert of the semester

The Yale Concert Band will host a concert today featuring music that spans continents, cultures and styles. This show is both the YCB’s first in-person […]

An Addiction Story: On Discovering the World Cinema with“MUBI”

Bored of Netflix’s cheap popular culture? Tired of the cliche endings of Hollywood cinema? To the point where even the soundtracks — which nowadays are […]

2020 Whiffenpoofs Release “Whiffs on Ice”

The 2020 Whiffenpoofs, one of Yale’s most renowned singing groups, released their new album after a nearly 15-month delay due to the coronavirus pandemic. Along […]

Yale Philharmonia gives first in-person concert since pandemic’s start

On Friday, Sep. 24 in Woolsey Hall, Yale Philharmonia gave its first in-person concert since before the COVID-19 pandemic began, with music by Maurice Ravel […]

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“Furniture at the Yale Center for British Art: A Selection” opens to visitors

The exhibition, which opened over the summer, shows the museum’s furniture collection in its Lecture Hall Lobby.

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Views From the Summer of a Migratory Bird

“On a planet nearby, All the things I’ve forgotten of Each like separate memories Are calling me back from their places” — Universe Reconstruction, Büyük […]

Vox Church holds first-ever church service at the Westville Music Bowl

The 10-year anniversary of the church brings 2,500 attendees together.

New Haven businesses impacted by COVID-19

The onset of the COVID-19 pandemic left many New Haven businesses relying on state assistance to remain open, and others closing their doors.   After Gov. […]