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Small Ensembles Concert features a variety of pieces

Lauren Ganger, Staff writer

April 18, 2017

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On May 3, at 7 p.m. in Walker Recital Hall, the Small Ensembles Concert will feature members of the D’Angelo Music Department. Nathan Hess, D.M.A., who is in charge of the Small Ensembles Concert in addition to being the chair...

MIAC presents actress Smith

Lauren Ganger, Contributing Writer

April 4, 2017

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Award-winning actress Anna Deavere Smith will be coming to Mercyhurst on April 11, at 7:30 p.m. to present her one-woman show “Reclaiming Grace in the Face of Adversity.” Smith is an actress, a playwright and an advocate...

Quartet to perform in WRH

Jeanette Fournier, Staff writer

April 4, 2017

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On April 26, the Presque Isle Sax Quartet will give a recital at 8 p.m. in Walker Recital Hall. The quartet includes Allen Zurcher, D.A., instructor of jazz history, on soprano saxophone, and Bethany Dressler on alto saxophone. Rebecca...

‘Onegin’ is headed to the Met

Eleanor Hein, Staff writer

April 4, 2017

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Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky was the first Russian composer to leave a lasting impression on the international music scene. His works feature a variety of moods, from tender to grand to melancholy. One of his many great works stands...

Literary festival continues with Eibhear Walshe

Naomi Greenstein, Staff writer

March 28, 2017

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The students and faculty of the English Department at Mercyhurst pride themselves on the literary festivals they put on each year. Sponsored by “Lumen,” the fine arts and literary journal, the annual literary festival begins...

Roche presents Dr. Lane

Jeanette Fournier, Staff writer

March 28, 2017

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On Monday, the Roche Guest Artist Series welcomes Deforia Lane, Ph.D., who will give a lecture at 8 p.m. in Walker Recital Hall. Lane is an acclaimed music therapist and the director of the Music as Medicine program at University...

Art museum features Cardot

Carlena Bressanelli, Staff writer

March 28, 2017

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The Erie Art Museum is featuring Gary Cardot, assistant professor of the Art department and director of the Photography Department. On display are 14 of his large digital paintings. The digital paintings are  composed of collage...

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