At Barnard, students study the performing arts intellectually and critically, while immersing themselves in practice on campus and in the wider world of New York City.
Come hear Italian flute virtuoso Claudio Ferrarini play music found in the personal library of Giuseppe Verdi’s home in St. Agata, near Roncale, Italy.
The Gender Amplified Music Festival inspires the next generation of music producers and women in technology.
Barnard’s music program and the Opera Company of Brooklyn present Werther, Jules Massenet’s beautiful drame lyrique following the poet’s tragic quest to win the love of Charlotte.
Hilan Warshaw's one-hour documentary examines the conflicting attitudes toward Jews held by the German opera composer, Richard Wagner.
Listen to an interview with the director of the Barnard-Columbia Chorus
She’s toured with Laurie Anderson, Cyndi Lauper, and Rickie Lee Jones, but percussionist Sue Hadjopoulos ’75 says that her career as a sought-after performer and recording artist wasn’t something she anticipated.
“There’s been a dramatic transformation,” says Professor Tina Campt. “There’s been the transformation of going from nothing to something.” She’s talking about the Africana Studies Program, which she directs—and which celebrates its 20th anniversary this year.
The Barnard-Columbia Chorus and St. Olaf’s Choir perform Francis Poulenc’s masterful choral work Gloria.