25 03, 2022

College of Charleston Photos of the Week

By |2022-04-12T09:42:44-04:00March 25, 2022|All News, Campus Life|Comments Off on College of Charleston Photos of the Week

Check out these photos from the Mroz Institute's Inaugural Convening, the "Young Contemporaries 2022" exhibition, the orchestra's spring concert, an AALANA inclusion event and a greenhouse gathering to support Lowcountry marsh grass.

8 03, 2022

Study Break: Meet a Music and Arts Management Double Major

By |2022-03-28T09:33:28-04:00March 8, 2022|Academics, All News, Students|Comments Off on Study Break: Meet a Music and Arts Management Double Major

Meet Mikhail “Misha” Pekar, a senior double-majoring in music (piano performance) and arts management who enjoys performing classical, jazz and popular music at venues around Charleston.

16 02, 2022

‘The Magic Flute’ Marks CofC’s First Full-Scale Opera 

By |2022-03-08T17:02:59-05:00February 16, 2022|All News, Campus Life|Comments Off on ‘The Magic Flute’ Marks CofC’s First Full-Scale Opera 

CofC Opera's first full-scale opera production, "Die Zauberflöte" ("The Magic Flute"), will be held on Feb. 25 and Feb. 27 at the Sottile Theatre.

27 01, 2022

Music Professor Is Playing it Forward

By |2022-08-09T13:38:54-04:00January 27, 2022|College of Charleston Magazine|Comments Off on Music Professor Is Playing it Forward

Viewed as a national treasure in Singapore, violin virtuoso Lee-Chin Siow has dazzled audiences around the world for decades, including the last two at the College, where she has shared her wealth of talent and experience to inspire and cultivate musicians with great results.

19 01, 2022

Alumnus’ Passion for Music Remembered With New Award

By |2022-02-02T12:58:32-05:00January 19, 2022|All News, Alumni|Comments Off on Alumnus’ Passion for Music Remembered With New Award

Created in memory of alumnus Carter Holland '19, the Carter Holland Memorial Music Award assists music majors in purchasing musical equipment or funding ongoing professional training as a musician.

14 12, 2021

Harlem Quartet to Premiere Concerto by School of the Arts Dean

By |2022-04-07T16:41:01-04:00December 14, 2021|All News|Comments Off on Harlem Quartet to Premiere Concerto by School of the Arts Dean

The world premiere of School of the Arts Dean Edward Hart's "A Charleston Concerto" will be performed by the Harlem Quartet at the Charleston Gaillard Center. The concert dates have been postponed due to COVID-19. New dates will be announced in the coming weeks.

30 11, 2021

Piano Professor Receives Grammy Nomination for Classical Album

By |2021-12-15T14:51:19-05:00November 30, 2021|Academics, All News|Comments Off on Piano Professor Receives Grammy Nomination for Classical Album

Paul Sánchez, director of piano studies and artistic director for the International Piano Series at the College of Charleston, has received a Grammy Award nomination for his collaborative album 'Dreams of a New Day' with operatic baritone Will Liverman.

22 11, 2021

Music Major’s Research Leads to U.S. Premier of Guatemalan Composer’s Work

By |2021-12-07T08:48:20-05:00November 22, 2021|Academics, All News|Comments Off on Music Major’s Research Leads to U.S. Premier of Guatemalan Composer’s Work

Music major Laura Maria Diaz Coronado's research into Guatemalan composer Joaquín Orellana has led to the U.S. premier of his piece "Ballet Contrastes," which will be performed by the College of Charleston Orchestra.

28 10, 2021

CofC Musicians Take the International Stage with Film Score

By |2021-11-10T14:57:58-05:00October 28, 2021|Academics, All News|Comments Off on CofC Musicians Take the International Stage with Film Score

Music professor Yiorgos Vassilandonakis scored the music – and recorded it with CofC students, alumni and colleagues – for a film that has taken off in international film festivals.