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A winter music journey in spring

Xiaoxia Yin

May 9, 2016

Jason Widney, a baritone soloist, and Jonathan Chapman Cook, a pianist, performed Franz Schubert’s piece, “Winterreise,” at the Lexington Presbyterian Church on Saturday. Jason Widney is on the faculty of the music department at Washington and Lee. He has performed with the Baltimore Symphony Orc...

Exploration through improvisation

Faith Isbell

October 12, 2015

As a liberal arts university, Washington and Lee allows its students to experience and engage in the fine arts with departments and programs ranging from Art and Art History to Theater, Dance and Film. One skill in particular has a presence all across the fine arts: improvisation. Under the instructio...

Music Department honors sacred works

Faith E. Pinho

April 5, 2015

It’s concert season at Washington and Lee and the music department kicked off the spring line-up with a show last Tuesday entitled, “The Sacred in Music.” W&L women’s chorus Cantatrici, the Men’s Glee Club and University Singers captured the attention of a large audience inside Wilson ...

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