Music is a key to human existence. It serves as expression and source of joy, solace in times of suffering, and the tie that binds people of diverse economic, racial, cultural, and religious backgrounds. This is the motivation behind the Music Department’s leadership for music making in Sewanee.
Dr. James Carlson Composes Score for The Tempest
February 26, 2014
Dr. James Carlson, Assistant Visiting Professor of Music in the Music Department of The University of the South, has composed an extensive score for the Theatre Arts Department production of William Shakespeare’s The Tempest.
César Leal Article Featured on Musicology Now Website - Whither the Théâtre des Champ
December 9, 2013
Cesar Leal is conductor of the Sewanee Symphony Orchestra at the University of the South; he will shortly hold the Ph.D. degree in musicology from the University of Kentucky for his dissertation on Gabriel Astruc.
Tune in and Listen - Visiting Professor Lucas Finney
November 25, 2013
Visiting Professor of Guitar Lucas Finney will be showcased on Wednesday, November 27th at 8:00 PM in conjunction with the Support Local Independent Music (S.L.I.M) project. The segment can be heard on 106.9 FM or the app for TuneIn radio is found at: http://tuneinradio.com. Key word WCDT 1340 http://www.wcdt1340.com/.