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The Bi-Co Orchestra Performs Dvořák and Bernstein

The Bi-College Orchestra, conducted by Associate Professor of Music Heidi Jacob, performed Leonard Bernstein’s Overture to Candide and Antonin Dvořák’s Symphony No. 8 in the majestic Marshall Auditorium for free last Friday night. Continue reading

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A Lot of A Cappella

11/11/11 was an especially lucky day for Haverford a cappella fans. The Yale Whiffenpoofs (you may know them from NBC’s The Sing Off) and many of the campus’ groups performed at two different events. Continue reading

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Haverfest ’11!

This past weekend marked one of the most highly anticipated events on the College’s annual calendar: Haverfest. It’s two days of music, food and inflatable “rides” (e.g., the Moonbounce) on Founders Green that celebrate the end of classes every year. Continue reading

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Humanities Center Talk Explores Life, Music of Arthur Russell

The John B. Hurford ’60 Humanities Center brought Tim Lawrence, the head of the Music Culture: Theory and Production department at the University of East London and Arthur Russell biographer, to campus to discuss Russell’s life and music. Continue reading

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Promoting an Old Master With New Media

This Sunday (April 3) Associate Professor of Music Thomas Lloyd, who is on sabbatical from the College this year, will conduct Bach’s three-hour St. Matthew Passion for the first time. The Bucks County Choral Society, of which Lloyd is the … Continue reading

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Humtones 30th Reunion Show

The Humtones, Haverford’s oldest all-male a cappella group, celebrated its 30th birthday on March 19 with a show in Marshall Auditorium featuring members from its many eras. From golden oldies (“Blue Moon,” Bowie’s “Changes”) to new hits, the Humtones spanned … Continue reading

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Harvey Milk Plays Lunt

Friday’s FUCS show was not your typical indie rock FUCS show.  Rather than the usual indie rock, Harvey Milk — who earned a coveted Best New Music seal of approval from tastemaking website Pitchfork back in 2008 for their album … Continue reading

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