Top 19 Posts of ’19

We’re starting 2020 by taking a quick look back at the highlights of 2019. In case you missed it, here are the 19 most-read articles of the year.

Healing Post-Soviet Ukraine through Music

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.

Bearing Music from Boston to Brazil

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.”

Collaborative Conductor Joins Music Faculty

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

Jason Russell ’04: Music and its Many Remedies

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.