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Gender Amplified Music Festival

Produced by BCRW Alumnae Fellow Ebonie Smith '07
Saturday, September 28, 2013
The Diana Center

Gender Amplified celebrates, supports, and unites women in the world of music production. Come for a day of discussions on music, gender, education, and careers, along with production workshops, networking sessions, and live performances. The festival features DJ Reborn, Barb Morrison, Ebonie Smith, THEESatisfaction, and more!

Verdi's Messa Da Requiem

Performed by the Barnard-Columbia Chorus
Friday, April 26, 2013
8 PM
Union Theological Seminary, Broadway at West 120th Street

The Barnard-Columbia Chorus performs Verdi’s hauntingly beautiful funeral mass, Messa Da Requiem.

The Muse's Voice

A Celebration of Women Composers
Friday, February 22, 2013
7 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

Gail Archer, director of the Barnard music program, moderates a discussion with Wendy Griffiths, Kim Sherman, and Hilary Tann, exploring the rewards and challenges of composing and staging performances of new music by women.

The Annual Candlelight Concert

Saturday, December 15, 2012
8 PM
James Chapel, Union Theological Seminary

Featuring members of the university’s student choir, this year’s concert includes such choral masterworks as Bach’s Magnificat and Poulenc’s Gloria as well as timeless favorites, all cast in the glow of hundreds of candles.

Alcina POSTPONED

An opera by George Frideric Handel
Friday, November 2, 2012
8 PM
James Chapel, Union Theological Seminary

The Opera Company of Brooklyn and the Barnard music program perform Handel’s tale of the heroic knight, Ruggiero, and his true love, Bradamante, who frees him from the bewitching spell of the sorceress Alcina

The Muse's Voice

A panel and performance featuring New York Women Composers
Friday, October 19, 2012
7 PM
Sulzberger Parlor, 3rd Floor Barnard Hall

A distinguished panel of composers discusses the rewards and challenges of composing and staging performances of new music by women. Moderated by Gail Archer, director of the Barnard music program.

Africa in Brazil? Samba, History, and the Allure and Challenge of Diaspora

A lecture by Marc Hertzman
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
6 PM
Event Oval, The Diana Center

Marc Hertzman, assistant professor of Latin American and Iberian Cultures at Columbia University, examines the relationship between race and nation as seen through the fascinating history of samba.

Spring Concert

Saturday, 04/21
8 PM
James Chapel, Union Theological Seminary

Students from the Barnard and Columbia music department perform the War Requiem by Benjamin Britten.