The Department of Music announces MUS195 "Topics in Sound Technology" to be taught by Graham Spice in the Winter term. This semester's topic is the
ProTools recording software and will include the official ProTools 101
certification exam. Various on-campus assignments are required. One section limited to seventeen students will be offered: MUS195-01 on Thursday at the H Hour. Permission required by instructor.
Julie Petersen, '09 was thrilled to see the Music Department growing so rapidly through programs, funding, and the completion of Wilson Hall during her four years at W&L. A pre-med and Shepherd Poverty student, this political science major enjoyed her involvement in Applied Voice lessons, Chamber Singers, and the annual Bentley Musical including a fantastic performance as Bianca in 2007's "Kiss Me, Kate".
The Music Department at Washington & Lee offers a majorand a minor in music. Music majors receive a Bachelors of Arts, choosing a sequence focused on Musicology,Performance or Theory/Composition. Participation in the Department's instrumental andchoral ensembles along with private instruction for all instruments and voice is open toall W&L students for credit.
The Department offers numerous concerts each year including those bystudent ensembles, our Concert Guild series, and Sonoklect, the new music/jazz series. Performances are held inthe state-of-the-art Wilson Concert Hall (opened in 2006) andthe Lenfest Center for the Performing Arts. Department ensembles regularly tour the United States, Europe, Asia and South America.