Posted in On Campus on September 24, 2015
A week-long Vail residency by the Dafra Kura Band brings creativity inspired by tradition.
Posted in Beyond Campus on September 9, 2015
An unusual musical theatre project in LA brings together two alumni for an exhilarating leap into the unknown.
Posted in On Campus on July 3, 2015
The Denison Singers return to Granville for the love of music, and and for the love of their mentor.
Posted in Beyond Campus on June 23, 2015
Professor of Music Ching-chu Hu talks about his creative process for composing a piece recently featured on Classical 101 radio.
Posted in Sights & Sounds on June 12, 2015
Everybody remembers a playlist from college — check out our jukebox-in-progress. . .
Posted in On Campus on June 4, 2015
Back in the early 1960s, there was a campus band making the local music scene a little more interesting. The Hustlers were back last week and hit the stage once again.
Posted in On Campus on March 12, 2015
In a celebration of collaboration, Denison’s biennial festival of new music expanded this year to embrace all the arts.
Posted in On Campus on February 13, 2015
The genre-bending Turtle Island Quartet takes on cool jazz and a few Denison classes this week.
Posted in On Campus on December 22, 2014
The past few weeks were a blur, but here’s a small reminder of what the end of the semester looked like. . .
Posted in On Campus on December 12, 2014
A 19th century composer and benefactor gets a soulful makeover.
Posted in On Campus on December 5, 2014
“Rent, The Musical” is the latest production for Singer’s Theatre Workshop.
Posted in On Campus on November 7, 2014
Three talented sisters bring an exciting musical program from Dvořák to the Doors.
Posted in On Campus on October 24, 2014
Images and music meet and collaborate in an unusual performance.
Posted in Beyond Campus on October 20, 2014
For Roger Phelps ’16, studying abroad doesn’t mean leaving WDUB behind.
Posted in On Campus on September 30, 2014
Our annual rite of autumn was a Big Red blast.
Posted in On Campus on April 18, 2014
This year’s Culture Jam was all about music, talk, and style.
Posted in On Campus on April 11, 2014
The Denison calendar gets extra packed with events in April — so much so that it’s tough to keep up. We don’t want you to miss anything, so here’s a look at what’s going on this weekend.
Posted in On Campus on April 2, 2014
Grammy-winner Bobby McFerrin shares the stage with Denison students and faculty in a two-night performance that wasn’t really a performance at all.
Posted in On Campus on February 18, 2014
The 10th annual Bluegrass Festival had them dancing in the aisles.
Posted in On Campus on February 7, 2014
The Julian Lage Trio warms up for their performance in Swasey.
Posted in On Campus on December 23, 2013
Wishing you and yours the best and brightest.
Posted in Beyond Campus on December 11, 2013
The Mark Wade Trio recently brought a little bluegrass to Taiwan and showed an international audience just what a dulcimer can do.
Posted in On Campus on November 5, 2013
Check out this video highlighting tonight’s Vail Series performers.
Posted in On Campus on September 27, 2013
A conversation with the members of ETHEL, who gave the first Vail Series performance of the year on Friday in Swasey.
Posted in On Campus on June 26, 2013
Dr. William Osborne and his Denison Singers marked yet another triumphant return to Granville, making music and making merry as only they can.
Posted in On Campus on April 9, 2013
Soprano Jessye Norman’s Vail performance wraps the season and Lorraine Wales’ extraordinary 34-year directorship on the perfect note.
Posted in On Campus on March 7, 2013
Every two years, the sounds of innovative musicians fill classrooms and performance spaces as the Tutti New Music Festival takes up residence on campus.
Posted in On Campus on January 31, 2013
The Vail Series presents the BBC Concert Orchestra and conductor Keith Lockhart.
Posted in On Campus on October 25, 2012
Chucho Valdés brings the heat of Cuban nights and Latin jazz to Swasey.
Posted in On Campus on September 14, 2012
It was one of those ridiculously perfect Denison moments: a cellist, blue skies, and a thousand chocolate chip cookies.
Posted in On Campus on April 11, 2012
Before they brought down the house at Swasey, members of The Knights orchestra shared some insights with student musicians.
Posted in Academics & Research on March 1, 2012
HyeKyung Lee, a recently tenured faculty member, is fascinated by new works, and that includes discovering others’ music or creating her own original pieces.
Posted in Beyond Campus on February 17, 2012
Members of the Jazz Ensemble are gearing up to perform at the Ohio Music Education Association’s annual conference.
Posted in On Campus on February 13, 2012
The eighth annual Denison Bluegrass Festival’s “high lonesome sound” warmed a February weekend.
Posted in On Campus on January 12, 2012
Every Wednesday, local musicians gather in a circle at Slayter and fill the air with bluegrass.
Posted in On Campus on December 1, 2011
Re-live the annual D-Day concert. In 145 seconds.
Posted in On Campus on November 10, 2011
Six-string virtuosos Romero Lubambo and Julian Lage rocked out Burke Recital Hall as part of the 15th Annual Jazz Guitar Festival.
Posted in Academics & Research on November 1, 2011
Assistant professor of music and pianist HyeKyung Lee’s powerful presence on a very small piano.
Posted in On Campus on October 28, 2011
Munich Symphony Orchestra, Gloriae Dei Cantores Choir and Denison Chamber Singers create musical magic.
Posted in On Campus on October 5, 2011
Renowned pianist Yuja Wang returns to Denison for the sixth time this Friday night, and we can’t wait.
Posted in Beyond Campus on August 12, 2011
DEN Shots: Molly Coyne ’12 lighting up the stage this summer at Weathervane Playhouse in Newark.
Posted in Beyond Campus on July 25, 2011
We’ve got a playwright in Utah, a swim to Alcatraz, a specialty lacrosse store, and the Vintage Voices.
Posted in Beyond Campus on July 15, 2011
For your listening pleasure, the groovy Nashville sounds of brothers Scott and Brian Hylbert.
Posted in On Campus on June 29, 2011
Generations of Denison Singers alumni returned to Granville to celebrate the group’s 50th anniversary with a reunion concert—and much more.
Posted in On Campus on April 28, 2011
As his own graduating gift, Harry Brisson ’11 gives Denison a brand new arrangement of the dear old alma mater.
Posted in On Campus on April 12, 2011
Hither and thither with the Singer’s Theatre Workshop’s production of “Iolanthe.”
Posted in On Campus on April 5, 2011
Béla Fleck, Edgar Meyer and Zakir Hussain chat with students at The Roost and tear it up in Swasey for this year’s Vail Series finale.
Posted in On Campus on March 9, 2011
The Tutti New Music Festival gave students a chance to work with one-on-one renowned artists.
Posted in On Campus on February 7, 2011
Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg gives a fiery Vail Series performance on a cold winter’s night.
Posted in Beyond Campus on January 12, 2011
She was a talented musician, but it was her work as a folklorist and oral historian that will help to preserve Ohio’s musical past for generations to come.
Posted in Beyond Campus on January 6, 2011
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Posted in Beyond Campus on December 7, 2010
Enjoy a little holiday-themed music, as Ladies’ Night Out joins voices with a local choir.
Posted in Beyond Campus on December 3, 2010
Richard Price ’52 may be retired, but he loves his current line of work.
Posted in On Campus on November 19, 2010
Students play alongside two members of the acclaimed Pacifica Quartet as they work to perfect a dynamic bit of Beethoven.
Posted in Beyond Campus on October 14, 2010
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Posted in On Campus on October 1, 2010
Student musicians cross strings with bluegrass superstars.
Posted in On Campus on September 27, 2010
The Vail Series’ 31st season kicks off with a virtuoso bluegrass jam. The Mark O’Connor Quartet and Dailey & Vincent will grace the Swasey stage.
Posted in Academics & Research on September 24, 2010
Harry Brisson ’11 is majoring in econ and poly sci, but he spent his summer studying the evolution of the jazz sax.
Posted in Academics & Research on September 10, 2010
Summer Scholars dish out their research in the humanities, social sciences, and fine arts.