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Meaningful Motion, 'New Dances'

By Middlebury Campus

December 4, 2001

Filed under Arts & Sciences

Author: Kate DeForest This year's fall presentation of student choreography, "New Dances," showed a strong trend toward conscientious and studied movement, "motion with meaning" as Amy Chavasse, resident artist in dance, so c...

International Show Runs Gamut

By Middlebury Campus

December 4, 2001

Filed under Arts & Sciences

Author: Yvonne Chen Every year students walk into McCullough Social Space to watch the highly anticipated variety show by Middlebury College's International Student Organization (ISO). This year, McCullough Social Space was t...

Silver Jews Gilt Lyrical Gems Soar 'Bright' on New Release

By Middlebury Campus

December 4, 2001

Filed under Arts & Sciences

Author: Allison Quady Arts EDitor "Bright Flight," the Silver Jews' new album recently released on Chicago-based Drag City simmers with warm, ready to eat, poetic Americana. Singer/song write and frontman David Berman brings the ...

The Wailers Missing Marley, But Going Strong

By Middlebury Campus

December 4, 2001

Filed under Arts & Sciences

Author: Mike Csazar When one thinks of reggae music, the first group that comes to mind is most certainly Bob Marley and the Wailers. The band has been through more than most, considering the famous breakup in the early 1970s...

Jazz Lecture New Thought on Weimar

By Middlebury Campus

December 4, 2001

Filed under Arts & Sciences

Author: Becca Kaufman Most Americans can make immediate associations when hearing the term jazz. It rouses feelings of musical freedom, artistic liberty, improvisation and experimentation that, in its creation, tested the boundar...

Time for 'Nowell' Even Without Snow

By Middlebury Campus

December 4, 2001

Filed under Arts & Sciences

Author: Laura Rockefeller Although the weather was unseasonably warm, the Middlebury College Chamber Singers and Early Music Vermont joined together in Mead Chapel on the afternoon of Dec. 2 to celebrate the start of the Chri...

Environment, Elements Explored Through Dance

By Middlebury Campus

November 27, 2001

Filed under Arts & Sciences

Author: Emily Price Staff Writer The worlds of science and dance fell into synchronicity on Thursday Nov. 15, when Andrea Olsen, professor of dance, presented the Environmental Science Colloquium Series lecture in the CFA dan...

Czech Pianist Moravec Stuns with Virtuoso Performance

By Middlebury Campus

November 27, 2001

Filed under Arts & Sciences

Author: Sasha Gentling Audience members were left spellbound by the performance given by the great Czech pianist, Ivan Moravec, last Sunday in the CFA Concert Hall. For those who had seen Moravec's outstanding performance of all 24 C...

Lucid Lyrics, Intricate Harmonies on the 'Verge'

By Middlebury Campus

November 27, 2001

Filed under Arts & Sciences

Author: Becca Kaufman Staff Writer In November of 1998, Erin McKeown, Beth Amsel, Jess Klein and Rose Polenzani — four young, talented and eager musicians — found each other. They were, as they explained later, "voices on ...

Gospel Performance Brings World Class Talent to Chapel

By Middlebury Campus

November 27, 2001

Filed under Arts & Sciences

Author: Allison Quady Arts Editor The Middlebury College Choir performance featured mezzo-soprano Janice Harrison-Aikens Thursday, Nov. 15 in Mead Chapel. Although most pews were a bit empty, those who were gathered witnessed a...

Afro-Caribbean Show Addresses Issues of Diversity

By Middlebury Campus

November 27, 2001

Filed under Arts & Sciences

Author: Yvonne Chen Staff Writer Last week at the McCullough Social Space, Middlebury's Pan Caribbean Student Organization and Umoja came together to put on an original student performed play. This variety show, with 13 act...

'State of the Art' Secured in Play

By Middlebury Campus

November 27, 2001

Filed under Arts & Sciences

Author: Freeman Lee White Staff Writer To those of you who did not see this Hepburn Zoo production, you missed out. The story of the play starts almost 500 years after August 1945, when earth's inhabitants were forced by nuclear ...