The Passing of a Beloved Friend, Mentor, Colleague – Lucille Sawyer Harris

by August 7, 2014
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  We received the sad news that Lucille Harris, Instructor Emerita of Music, passed away at Salemtowne Retirement Community on 2 August 2014. Lucille taught piano at Wake Forest from 1957 to 1991. The Department’s annual Giles-Harris Competitions in Music Performance honor her many years of service to the Read more »

Music Theory Placement Exam

by August 4, 2014

Music Theory Placement Exam, required of all music majors and minors and all others intending to take Theory I, II, III, or IV, will be available from noon to noon, August 22-29.  For more details open document: Placement poster 14-15  

ASOP receives rave review for opening night — Mozart’s The Magic Flute —

by June 13, 2014

  Review of opening night, Mozart’s The Magic Flute:  

Locklair’s new release – Tapestries –

by June 9, 2014

Wake Forest composer-in-resident Dan Locklair has new release! A new 2-CD set — Tapestries — of his choral music has been released:

Read about the World Premiere of Locklair’s “Canzona for the Music Makers”

by May 5, 2014

Composer-in-residence Dan Locklair celebrates another World Premiere.  His “Canzona for the Music Makers” was commissioned by the Charlotte Symphony, supported by a grant from the NC Arts Council, for Charlotte’s Northwest School of the Arts, a racial/socio-economic diverse school where enrollment is based on artistically gifted talent. Read more Read more »