Irish Women Singers, Songs Lecture

Mary McPartlan will give a public lecture, "A History of Irish Traditional Women Singers and Songs since the 1900s," on Monday, April 14. McPartlan is director of the highly successful and popular innovative Arts in Action program and a teaching member of the staff at National University of Ireland, Galway. The lecture will take place in Trinity 300, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. A high-profile profession...  More >>

Call Security Takes Second

Call Security, a band comprised of five HWS students, won a total of $750 in cash and $750 in studio time at Turning Stone Resort Casino's "College Battle of the Bands" competition on Thursday, March 27. Call Security was named the second place winner by the panel of judges and the audience voted the band "Fan Favorite." Call Security faced competition from bands from Le Moyne College, Ithaca Col...  More >>

Call Security to Perform at Turning Stone

Call Security, a band comprised of five HWS students, is participating in a "College Battle of the Bands" competition at 8 p.m. on Thursday, March 27 in Rome, N.Y. The event will be held at Turning Stone Resort Casino's vintage rock and roll club, The Gig. The Battle of the Bands competition is open to all members of the public ages 18 and older, with an admission fee of $10 for those 18 to 20 ye...  More >>

Lubick ’16 Featured in USA Today

Elias "Eli" Lubick '16 and his brother Nate who attends Georgetown were recently featured in a USA Today article about their taste in music and musical abilities. Eli Lubick was a member of the Hobart basketball team and his brother a member of the Georgetown team. The article explains their father David Lubick P'16 "was a professional saxophone player for a number of years" and introduced his so...  More >>

Lofthouse to Discuss Nun Composers

Assistant Professor of Music Charity Lofthouse will discuss contemporary nun composers, exploring their many works for how they illuminate attitudes about women composers, sacred music, feminism and professionalism. Her talk, "Eternal Novices? Professionalism and American Women Monastic Composers," will take place on Thursday, March 27, from 5 to 6 p.m. as part of the Sentiments & Declaration...  More >>