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Stellar cohort of musicians join Blair School faculty

Aug. 23, 2021—Five world-class, transformational artists will be joining the faculty of the Vanderbilt Blair School of Music in Fall 2021, Martha Rivers Ingram Dean of the Vanderbilt Blair School of Music Lorenzo F. Candelaria has announced. “Any one of these new faculty hires would have been a big story,” says Candelaria. “The fact that they are...

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Event attendance policies for Fall 2021

Aug. 16, 2021—As COVID-19 continues to be a concern, the Blair Sch0ool of Music is implementing the following in-person attendance policies for concerts and events taking place this fall: All Vanderbilt community members (students, faculty and staff) are welcome to attend our events and recitals. No external participants from outside the Vanderbilt community are allowed to attend...

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Vanderbilt University Orchestra closes season with Bartók

Apr. 21, 2021—The Vanderbilt University Orchestra, under conductor Robin Fountain, winds down its Spring 2021 concert season with a prerecorded performance of Béla Bartók’s “Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta, Sz. 10.” This iconic masterpiece of the 20th century is scored for double string orchestra, piano (often in a solo role, played here by student Catharine Jackson),...

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Blair School hosts outdoor steel band and opera performances

Apr. 8, 2021—Vanderbilt Opera Theatre presents ‘Albert Herring’ April 16; Vanderbilt Steel Bands perform April 18 The Blair School of Music, which has been offering online-only concerts this semester, is hosting two outdoor in-person performances on Wilson Lawn that are open to Vanderbilt students, faculty and staff. Admission is free, but tickets are required, and admission will...

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