music

A distinguished panel of composers discusses the rewards and challenges of composing and staging performances of new music by women. Moderated by Gail Archer, director of the Barnard music program.

In light of Independence Day, history professor vets historical accuracy of pop songs.

Marc Hertzman, assistant professor of Latin American and Iberian Cultures at Columbia University, examines the relationship between race and nation as seen through the fascinating history of samba.

Students from the Barnard and Columbia music department perform the War Requiem by Benjamin Britten.

A musical performance to ring in the spirit of the season