archive-edu.com » EDU » C » CALPOLY.EDU

Total: 388

Choose link from "Titles, links and description words view":

Or switch to "Titles and links view".
  • Symphony Winter Concert - 2013 Spring Newsletter - Music Department - Cal Poly
    On March 9 the Cal Poly Symphony celebrated the talents of student soloists and the members of the university s Orchesis Dance Company The Student Soloist Showcase included performances by winners of the Music Department s Solo Competition Mario Ojeda played Mozart s Violin Concerto No 3 in G first movement Andrew Arensman played Mozart s Horn Concerto No 4 in E flat first movement and Dylan Weddle played Henri

    Original URL path: http://www.calpoly.edu/%7Emu/newsletter/13spring/symphony.html (2016-02-13)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Chair Message - 2012 Fall Newsletter - Music Department - Cal Poly
    The search for the origins of speech is one of the most challenging quests in the scholarly world in fact it is sometimes referred to as the hardest problem in science When did the use of words begin How did words then grow to be so powerful I was thinking about the importance of words when I was reminiscing about Clifford Chapman who passed away this past June Clifford was one of the most wonderful arts and community supporters imaginable he was extraordinarily generous with his treasure his time and his spirit He was a gentleman who was kind to all and he had a special soft spot for musicians and students The two words that came to my mind when thinking of Clifford were gratitude for his many kindnesses and generosities and grace for he was graceful and elegant Gratitude and grace share some of the same Latin roots gratia favor esteem good will and gratus pleasing agreeable all are apt terms for describing Clifford Clifford and his surviving partner Don Shidler seemed to share a simple mission in life do as much good as possible Like so many others in our community we ve benefited from their generosity

    Original URL path: http://www.calpoly.edu/%7Emu/newsletter/12fall/chair.html (2016-02-13)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Concert Band Tour - 2012 Fall Newsletter - Music Department - Cal Poly- 2011 Fall Newsletter - Music Department - Cal Poly
    be traveling to England Ireland and Scotland for 12 days in June 2013 A concert band made up of 65 students from the Wind Ensemble Wind Orchestra and Mustang Band will perform concerts in such venues as Dublin s St Patrick s Cathedral The Royal Northern College of Music Manchester England and St John s Smith Square in London The students will also have an opportunity to enjoy cultural excursions in all three countries through visits to Edinburgh York and Oxford The trip continues a long tradition of international band travel Since 1975 there have been tours to Australia Austria Canada the Czech Republic Germany Hungary New Zealand and Switzerland The band has also traveled throughout the U S performing at concert halls in Honolulu Los Angeles and New York City The tours provide students with multicultural experiences that enhance their global perspective The performances also bring attention to the thriving musical environment at Cal Poly the nation s premier comprehensive polytechnic university The band will be performing a variety of British and American music including works by Gustav Holst John Philip Sousa and Ralph Vaughan Williams The ensemble will be conducted by Andrew McMahan and Christopher Woodruff The conductors

    Original URL path: http://www.calpoly.edu/%7Emu/newsletter/12fall/winds.html (2016-02-13)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Jazz Band Tour - 2012 Fall Newsletter - Music Department - Cal Poly
    Stomp one of Sacramento s most popular swing dances on Friday April 5 and at Savanna Jazz in San Francisco on Saturday April 6 This will be the first time a Cal Poly big band has played the Midtown Stomp The band s previous appearance in Sacramento was May 2002 at the Sacramento Jazz Festival and Jubilee Both Cal Poly big bands performed at Savanna Jazz which was voted Best

    Original URL path: http://www.calpoly.edu/%7Emu/newsletter/12fall/jazz.html (2016-02-13)
    Open archived version from archive

  • CLA Dean Epperson - 2012 Fall Newsletter - Music Department - Cal Poly
    In Memoriam New Music Majors Fall Dinner Photo 2011 12 Graduates Soundboard Newsletter 2012 Fall College of Liberal Arts New Dean College of Liberal Arts New Dean The Music Department is pleased to welcome Douglas L Epperson as the new dean of our College of Liberal Arts Dean Epperson is a psychologist with strong credentials as a successful administrator he has already established himself as a supporter of the performing

    Original URL path: http://www.calpoly.edu/%7Emu/newsletter/12fall/epperson.html (2016-02-13)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Donors - 2012 Fall Newsletter - Music Department - Cal Poly
    Newsletter 2012 Fall Donors Donors Please consider a donation to the Music Department February October 2012 indicates previously donated indicates donation of 200 or more Charles B Karen Adamson David Arrivée Janet Joichi Charles B Susan N Atlee Marilyn M Baty Carol F Raymond E Boche Janet L Bortins Ruth D Robert M Bostrom Anne M Brown John A Carbon Scott N Charvet Constance Christodulis Elaine H Coats Maxine Davisson Joyce E H Elvin Erdahl Susan K Fleming Dujean Bob L Garrett Larry R Leslie Gill Virginia H A Robert E Griffin Richard A Sondra S Hackborn Henry W Bull Foundation Daniel A Herrero Linda Russell P Herrington Harlan H Catherine Hobgood Daniel B Holliday Elena G Horak Marjorie Hotchkiss Mathew C Hudson Linda Thomas A Hurd Ronna David M Ishida Ralph A Jacobson Ellen M David B Lennon Kathie Lenski gift in kind Dorr E Joan K Looman John B Kathlyne E Lowe Phyllis Madonna Patricia B McNamara Christopher A McNichols David C Mott Naomi William Norris Peggy J Rodriguez Ernest R Crook Patsy R Arthur W Ronat Sharon Dennis C Schneider Nicholas S Shantar Kerri A Lyman Madeleine L David E Shaw Nell P Charles R Stallings Moon

    Original URL path: http://www.calpoly.edu/%7Emu/newsletter/12fall/donors.html (2016-02-13)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Faculty Activities - 2012 Fall Newsletter - Music Department - Cal Poly
    Piano Competition and in October this year served on a panel of judges for the competition Ken Habib Ken Habib recently wrote eight articles Arab American Music Bob Dylan Bobbie Gentry Diaspora Don McLean Singer Songwriter Suzanne Vega and Warren Zevon for the second edition of the Grove Dictionary of American Music and completed a review of a documentary video We Loved Each Other So Much Stories of Beirut and the Music of Fairuz for the Yearbook for Traditional Music Last spring he took the Cal Poly Arab Music Ensemble which he directs to Monterey Peninsula College and to UC Davis where the group was warmly and enthusiastically received in well attended concerts In reciprocation he worked with Henry Spiller in the UC Davis Music Department to bring the UC Davis Gamelan Ensemble to Cal Poly where they performed a lovely concert to an enchanted audience in a full house Currently Habib is working on a collaborative project supervised by A J Racy for Hip Deep in Lebanon which is a public radio series produced by Banning Eyre and Sean Barlow for Afropop Worldwide funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities Habib s primary responsibility is the episode Fairuz Woman for All Seasons Paul Rinzler Paul Rinzler continues to arrange swing dance tunes for the Cal Poly big bands Recent titles include House Party by Louis Jordan and two tunes recorded by Sam Butera Closer to the Bone and Love Is a Five Letter Word M O N E Y Butera was a tenor saxophonist and vocalist best known for his collaborations with jazz and swing artist Louis Prima Rinzler is currently creating a new class based on his book The Contradictions of Jazz The course will explore various humanistic values such as individualism creativity tradition and others that

    Original URL path: http://www.calpoly.edu/%7Emu/newsletter/12fall/faculty.html (2016-02-13)
    Open archived version from archive

  • New Faculty - 2012 Fall Newsletter - Music Department - Cal Poly
    Message from the Department Chair Concert Band to Great Britain Jazz Band Tour New CLA Dean Donors Faculty News New Applied Faculty Calendar of Events Drum Majors Take Honors Alumni Update In Memoriam New Music Majors Fall Dinner Photo 2011 12 Graduates Soundboard Newsletter 2012 Fall New Faculty New Applied Faculty John Astaire Faculty Web page Gabrielle Castriotta Faculty Web page CP Home CP Find It Get Adobe Reader Microsoft

    Original URL path: http://www.calpoly.edu/%7Emu/newsletter/12fall/faculty_new.html (2016-02-13)
    Open archived version from archive