Category: Feature Stories

Continuing Studio Instruction During COVID-19

May 4, 2020

“When I first heard about the university transitioning to online lessons, my first thought was that this would be the end of music making for me at Princeton,” said Yang …

Research Spotlight: Kyle Masson on the Princeton University Homepage

Aug 1, 2019

Now on the Princeton University Homepage: “Research Spotlight with Kyle Masson: Bringing early opera to life” Using the tips of his latex-gloved hands, Kyle Masson carefully turned the pages and …

Dudamel! Anatomy of a cross-campus residency (Princeton University Homepage Story)

Mar 25, 2019

A Princeton University homepage article by Jamie Saxon, Office of Communications Spread your fingers across any random desk calendar. In the space between your thumb and pinky finger, Dudamel — the …

Video story: ‘Musical Instruments, Sound, Perception and Creativity’

Jan 25, 2019

Video story by Nick Barberio, Princeton University Office of Communications, now on the Princeton University homepage. Imagine a sound, a tone. Engineering and math might go into creating a musical instrument …

On the University Homepage: Peking Opera Immersion Program

Nov 12, 2018

From the Princeton University homepage: “Arias to water sleeves: Students bridge performance, language through Peking opera.” In Shanghai, 22 Princeton University participants in the Peking Opera Immersion Program spent three …

On Princeton’s Homepage: A Feature on the Course “Venice, Theater of the World”

May 22, 2018

Feature by by Danielle Alio, Office of Communications; additional reporting by Jamie Saxon, Office of Communications “This semester, students in several Princeton courses were able to turn spring break into a global classroom experience, …

Michael Pratt Reflects on 40 years at Princeton University

Dec 7, 2017

An article written by Emily Spalding for the Daily Princetonian on December 7, 2017 (link): As the euphonious sounds of piano and violin echoed down the hallway, Michael Pratt sat in …

Masterclasses at Princeton

Nov 9, 2017

PERFORMERS AS TEACHERS: THE MASTER CLASS AT PRINCETON Video and article by Nick Barberio, Office of Communications. Published on the Princeton University Homepage, 11/9/17. Most of the work in developing artistic …

Princeton Students Help Build Musical Bridges in Sarajevo

Nov 1, 2017

Originally published by the Princeton University Humanities Council: This past summer, a David A. Gardner ’69 Magic Project Grant enabled an undergraduate string quartet to participate in the Sarajevo Chamber Music Festival: workshops, master …

A Festival of the Arts: Feature on the Princeton University Homepage

Oct 10, 2017

“During a four-day Festival of the Arts, Oct. 5-8, Princeton University celebrated the opening of the new Lewis Arts complex with a bonanza of events, open to the public. More …