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The Catalina Islander highlighted the Stanford Symphony Orchestra's visit to Avalon High School's music class, part of the SSO's schedule leading up to the annual Holiday Symphony Concert at Catalina Island Museum. “This was a chance to meet young musicians on the island and to introduce them to...
Feb 4 2015
The application period for the 2014-15 Department of Music Awards is now closed. Each year, the Department of Music recognizes exemplary student performances, compositions, and academic papers.
Jan 22 2015
On January 20th, the Graduate Composition Forum at the Department of Music welcomed the Kronos Quartet (David Harrington and John Sherba, violins; Hank Dutt, viola; and Sunny Yang, cello) for an in-depth question and answer session. Their concerts, recordings, film score work, and multi-media...
Dec 8 2014 | Stanford News
Stanford Reportfeatures an article by Musicology Doctoral candidate Nate Sloan about the new book, Four-Handed Monsters: Four-Hand Piano Playing and Nineteenth-Century Culture, by Adrian Daub, Associate Professor of German Studie
The Guildhall School of Music & Drama in London has announced the appointment of world-renowned harpsichordist Mahan Esfahani (Music '05) as Professor of Harpsichord, welcoming him to its professorial staff beginning spring 2015. Jonathan Vaughan, Director of Music at Guildhall School,...