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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.

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University Music Groups to Perform at Trails and Trilliums

April 9, 2014

The University Music Department will be well represented at the 11th annual Trails and Trilliums sponsored by the Friends of South Cumberland. It will take place at the Monteagle Assembly Friday night and Saturday, April 11 & 12. Visiting Instructor of Music Lucas Finney, will entertain the crowd on Friday evening at 7:20pm with his guitar music during the Art for the Park Preview Party. All day Saturday various groups featuring University faculty, students and community members will play at the Bandstand. Their schedule is: 9:30 AM Sewanee Guitar Students 10:15 AM Sewanee Jazz Band 2:15 PM Sewanee Folk Music Collective Saturday evening at 4:45pm, Visiting Assistant Professor of Music Jim Carlson and his wife Lucie, who make up the group Cricket and Snail, will play for the Wine and Wildflowers event at the Assembly Auditorium.

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.

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