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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 »

And the Winners are…

by February 24, 2014
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The Christopher Giles and Lucille S. Harris Competitions in Musical Performance, held within the university annually since 1978, gives seven donor-funded awards.  On Saturday, February 22, 2014 the Giles-Harris Competitions celebrated its 37th year.  The categories were “Music of the Performer’s Choice” for both (Piano and the Open) Competitions. Read more »

The 36th Annual Giles Harris Competition Winners

by March 7, 2013
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The 36th Annual Christopher Giles and Lucille S. Harris Competitions in Musical Performance were held on Saturday, February 23, 2013 in Brendle Recital Hall. To view the winners click here.  

Students compete in the 36th Annual Giles Harris Competitions in Musical Performance

by February 18, 2013
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February 23, 2013 will mark The 36th Giles Harris Competitions in Musical Performance. The Piano Competition featuring Music from Brahms and Schumann will begin at 10:00 am. The Open Competition featuring Music from 1912-2012 will begin at 1:00 pm. To see the winners of last year’s competition click here.