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...
WHAT THEY LEARNED: Micah Walter ’14

WHAT THEY LEARNED: Micah Walter ’14

Micah Walter double-majored in music and linguistics during his time at Haverford and completed two theses, one for each of his courses of study. His music thesis, Vespers, was an original composition of sacred choral music that was performed by six professional...
Where They’re Headed: Bruce Leto ’14

Where They’re Headed: Bruce Leto ’14

This fall, Bruce Leto ’14 will enter New York University’s two-year master’s program in Performing Arts Administration. This degree is focused on developing skills in marketing, development, accounting, financial planning, and policy, that can be utilized in the...
Bi-College Orchestra Rehearsal: It’s a Thursday Night Thing

Bi-College Orchestra Rehearsal: It’s a Thursday Night Thing

  Every Thursday night from 7:00 to 9:30 p.m., strains of music can be heard in and around Roberts Hall on campus. For many Haverford and Bryn Mawr students, this magical music comes as no surprise: Thursday night is the weekly rehearsal time for the Bi-College...