When Yo-Yo Ma—perhaps the world’s most famous living classical musician—played his cello at the border entry point in Laredo, Texas, last April, it was a perfect example of how the culture of classical music is changing.
After traveling with the Boston Symphony Youth Orchestra this summer, violinist Jinyung Suh ’22 says, “You just realize that the world is so much bigger than you make it out to be.”
It was the first day of sixth grade band when Benjamin Klemme was struck with the profundity of artistic connection. As one voice in a large group, musical community was a source of inspiration and joy—a joy Klemme now… Read More
To Jason Russell ’04, music is more than just something to listen to on the commute to work; it has the power to help people’s lives change for the better.
As members of the Boston-based chamber orchestra A Far Cry, Gordon Department of Music string instructors Megumi Stohs Lewis and Rafael (Rafi) Popper-Keizer are nominated for two Grammy Awards.