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Classical Music

The Joy of Teaching and Performance with Violinist…

This week, we sat down with Elizabeth Chang ‘85, a violinist, performer, educator, and arts administrator. Chang is currently a professor of violin at University of Massachusetts Amherst, a member of the violin and viola faculties at the Pre-College Division of the Julliard School, and Artistic Director of Green Mountain Chamber Music Festival. We chat with Chang about her time at Harvard, her teaching philosophy, and some exciting news for this year.

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Classical Music

Benjamin Zander Sees Beethoven's Ninth in a…

Now, in his 50th year of conducting, Zander is reinterpreting the piece by having a flexible approach to Beethoven’s tempo markings while still using them as a guide, thus combining two opposite opinions in the heated debate concerning the composer’s tempo markings.