Music

Winter/20

The Cry of Jazz started a conversation about race and music that continues today.

Winter/20

When the Staple Singers rocked Mandel Hall.

Winter/20

Ethnomusicologist Aileen Dillane, PhD’09, says traditional music remains a cornerstone of Irish identity, even as the definition of Irishness has shifted.

12.13.2019

The guitarist and creative writing major lets his music speak for itself.

Spring/19

Erich Rosenthal, AM’42, PhD’48, escaped Nazi Germany to attend UChicago. His parents remained and perished. Decades later, his son Ted Rosenthal has memorialized their tragic family history in music.

Winter/19

There’ll be peace when you are done.

Winter/19

Learning leadership, poco a poco.

Winter/19

Bill Nowlin, AM’69, made a home for folk music as cofounder of Rounder Records.

Fall/18

Henry Horenstein, EX’69, captured the end of a country music era.

Summer/18

Lights up on Thomas Christensenʼs Making and Meaning in the American Musical.

Summer/18

At Philadelphia’s Settlement Music School, led by Helen Eaton, AM’00, anyone can play.

Spring/18

You probably don't know musician Joey Brinkʼs name, but you may have heard him perform.