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Students of Adjunct Assistant Professors of Music B. Balasubrahmaniyan and David Nelson performed a recital of music from the Karnatak tradition of South India on Wednesday, December 7, 2016 in the World Music Hall. Photos by Sandy Aldieri of Perceptions Photography. Click here to view the entire album on Flickr.  

Fall Photos: Darrell Jones: Hoo-Ha

The New England debut of Choreographer Darrell Jones‘ Hoo-Ha in a salon format merges voguing and postmodern dance to express the release of the oppressed feminine in the male body. The show was held on Saturday, November 19, 2016 in the World Music Hall. Photos by Sandy Aldieri of Perceptions Photography. Click here to view the full […]

Renowned percussion ensemble Mantra Percussion premiered new works written for them by Wesleyan student composers on Sunday, December 6, 2015 in World Music Hall. Click here to view the full album on Flickr. Photos by Sandy Aldieri of Perceptions Photography.

The culture of Java was experienced with beginning students of the Wesleyan Gamelan Ensemble on Saturday, December 5, 2015 in the World Music Hall. The concert included a prelude by the Wesleyan Youth Gamelan Ensemble. Click here to view the full album on Flickr. Photos by Sandy Aldieri of Perceptions Photography.

The Chinese Music Ensemble presented traditional and contemporary repertoire under the direction of graduate music student Joy Lu on Wednesday, December 2, 2015 in the World Music Hall. Click here to view the full album on Flickr. Photos by Sandy Aldieri of Perceptions Photography.

Student composers of the Wesleyan Music Department presented their original works, featuring compositions by Matthew Stein ’16, and graduate students Tomek Arnold, Hallie Blejewski, Warren Enström, Omar Fraire, Cecilia Lopez, Cleek Schrey, and Ron Shalom in the World Music Hall on Tuesday, October 13, 2015. Click here to view the full album on Flickr. Photos by […]

The Center for the Arts is one of the rare places in the state where you can consistently experience arts from around the world. This semester is no exception. In January and February, the Ezra and Cecile Zilkha Gallery hosts the work of ten contemporary Chinese artists born after the Cultural Revolution who are challenging […]

This year, we are looking forward to introducing you to artists who are asking important questions about our world today, questioning why things are the way they are, and helping us to envision how they might be. Michelle Dorrance, described by the Chicago Tribune as “edgy, seductive and smart,” brings Dorrance Dance to the CFA […]

University Professor of Music and dhalang (puppet master) Sumarsam and the Wesleyan Gamelan Ensemble, directed by Artist in Residence I.M. Harjito, presented a Javanese wayang kulit, the puppet play employing intricately carved leather puppets, accompanied by an ensemble of tuned-gongs, metallophones, two-stringed fiddle, xylophone, flute, and vocalists on April 24, 2015 in the World Music Hall. Click here to view the full album […]

Lebanese American writer, performer, and teaching artist Leila Buck ’99 presented a work-in-progress sharing of a collaborative theatrical work commissioned by the Center for the Arts as part of Muslim Women’s Voices at Wesleyan on April 18, 2015 in the World Music Hall. Through theatrical scenes, storytelling, and playful improvisations with the audience, this performance-in-process invited the audience to […]

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