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New CDs by Music Faculty: du Toit, Guarrine & Berlin/Spiridopoulos

June 15, 2020

Flute Professor Cobus du Toit has released 3 CDs of the complete flute chamber works by French composer Jacques Castérède, on Naxos.
Voice Professor Jamie-Rose Guarrine’s debut CD of songs set to poems by Dickinson, Whitman & Emerson was released on Navona.
Music faculty Eric Berlin (trumpet), Greg Spiridopoulos (trombone), and Ludmila Krasin (piano) are featured on a new CD on MSR Classics, Along the Continuum.

UMass Dance Program Hosts Virtual Senior Recognition Ceremony

May 15, 2020

The Dance Program’s senior recognition online event was held on May 8. Hosted by program director Tom Vacanti, it included short statements from all 17 graduating seniors.  Robert Lynch ‘71, CEO of Americans for the Arts, and award-winning choreographer David Dorfman, as well as dance faculty, shared their personal insights and congratulations. Video

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New Music & Dance Dept. videos:
Bezanson Legacy Concert honoring Frederick Tillis
- highlights
Trombone Choir (synced video of individual players)
Mini-concert by Gilles Vonsattel, piano

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