Composition Students Hear Their Work Played By Professionals

Composition Students Hear Their Work Played By Professionals

Professor of Music Ingrid Arauco always makes sure her composition students know what it’s like to write for professional musicians. This year, for example, some of her assignments for Music 266, including pieces written for a string duo based on a scale of the...
WHRC, the Bi-Co Radio, is Making Waves Again

WHRC, the Bi-Co Radio, is Making Waves Again

  Not many students know that Haverford had one of the first college radio stations in the country. Despite facing many setbacks and challenges, including being off the air for a number of years, the radio station is broadcasting once more, and has been...
A Night of Homegrown Musical Talent in the Bi-Co

A Night of Homegrown Musical Talent in the Bi-Co

Last week Lunt Basement, which often plays host to weekend parties and eclectic gigs presented by the Federation United Concert Series (FUCS), held a Bi-Co Bands and Songwriters event with Haverford and Bryn Mawr College artists taking the stage for a night full of...
COOL CLASSES: “Psychology of Music”

COOL CLASSES: “Psychology of Music”

Class name: “The Psychology of Music” Taught by: Professor of Psychology Marilyn Boltz Here’s what Boltz has to say about the course: I think many of us would find it difficult, if not depressing, to imagine a world without music. Music can uplift our mood,...
WHAT THEY LEARNED: Bruce Leto ’14

WHAT THEY LEARNED: Bruce Leto ’14

Pianist Bruce Leto always knew that his senior thesis would be a recital, but after participating in the Orfeo International Music Festival in Vipiteno, a Northern Italian medieval town, in 2011, and at the suggestion of his advisor, Ruth Marshall Magill Professor of...