Artists Inspiring Community

Alumnus brings together music performance and theory to examine historical piano improvisation

Music theory and performance are often thought of as separate — you study the structures and history of music, or you master an... Read More

Philip, Percussion + Perpetulum (Part 2)

By the time the four of us in Third Coast Percussion were studying music in college, the percussion ensemble was a part of nearly every... Read More

Stabat Mater (The Mother Stood)

The Stabat Mater, which words translate from their Latin to mean “the mother stood,” descends to us today from a 13th-century poem of... Read More

1968, Resistance + Reaching Higher Ground

“Do they know about Martin Luther King?” This soft aside, caught by microphone above the din of a roiling crowd in Indianapolis, is the... Read More

#WildSound Contest Celebrates Sounds from Everyday Life

The #wildsound Songwriting Contest was a nation-wide songwriting contest created by the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center to celebrate the... Read More

Ron K. Brown’s EVIDENCE Brings Message of Unity to Community and Campus

The New York-based dance company EVIDENCE, founded by artistic director Ron K. Brown, brought its fusion of traditional African and... Read More