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Go: Organic Orchestra embodies music for the mind, body, spirit

Go: Organic Orchestra embodies music for the mind, body, spirit

By Robin Dean

January 29, 2015

The Krannert Center for the Performing Arts will host a night full of music that reveals an assortment of colors, textures, images and storytelling. The concert will be led by composer and percussionist Adam Rudolph who is the current George A. Miller Visiting Artist. The Go: Organic Orchestra will embody...

‘Mulberry Child’ kicks of AsiaLENS spring series

‘Mulberry Child’ kicks of AsiaLENS spring series

February 11, 2014

On Tuesday, at 7 p.m. the Asian Educational Media Service is screening the 2011 award-winning documentary, “Mulberry Child” at the Spurlock Museum as a part of its AsiaLENS Film Series. The goal of AsiaLENS is to present students with documentaries and independent films that depict issues of contempora...

University professor teaches community exotic music style

University professor teaches community exotic music style

By Jolie Huang

February 10, 2014

Tucked away in the basement of the Music Building, surrounded by floor-to-ceiling wooden lockers and covered with oriental rugs, is room 1188. Inside this Aladdin-esque room is a treasure trove of percussive, gold-leafed instruments, cluttered seat cushions and two chalkboards with scribblings of numerica...