Cross-discipline Collaboration in Seneca Review

Seneca Review assistant editor Joshua Unikel '07 designed the cover of the magazine's most recent issue based on a piece of music by Assistant Professor of Music Mark Olivieri. The cover, On Composition, reworks Olivieri's score to "Stakes Is Higher" (the third movement of his larger composition, "Spectacular Vernaculars") creating a new text that is a visual as well as musical composition. "The ...  More >>

The Mark of Zorro

Assistant Professor of Music Mark Olivieri's original score to the 1920 Douglas Fairbanks' silent film, "The Mark of Zorro," will be performed live to a screening of the film in Froelich Hall in the Gearan Center for the Performing Arts on Tuesday, Feb. 16 at 8 p.m. Olivieri will perform the score with the Society for New Music, conducted by Travis Newton. The event is free and open to the public...  More >>

Gearan Center Opens with Ribbon-Cutting, Dedications

The opening ceremony of the Gearan Center for the Performing Arts brought together hundreds of guests on Saturday, Jan. 23 to celebrate the formal unveiling of the building and to thank the donors who made it possible. Designed to enhance the study, practice and experience of music, theatre, dance and media and society, the 65,000-square-foot facility is situated at the heart of the Hobart and Wi...  More >>

Madrigal Dinner Benefits Safe Harbors

Led by Professor of Music Robert Cowles, the Colleges Chorale and Cantori will perform at the annual Madrigal Dinner concert on Friday, Dec. 4, at 6 p.m. in the Vandervort Room. Proceeds from the event will benefit Safe Harbors of the Finger Lakes, an organization that assists individuals, children and families who have experienced sexual assault, sexual abuse and interpersonal violence in Ontari...  More >>

November Concerts feature Eclectic Music and Dance

The Hobart and William Smith Colleges Music Department is sponsoring back-to-back concerts the second week of November, featuring pianist Justin Krawitz as well as "Vision of Sound," a diverse blend of music and dance presented by the Society for New Music. Krawitz, an assistant professor of piano and piano pedagogy at the University of Northern Colorado, is known for his highly contemplated arti...  More >>



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