• Posts Tagged ‘Music Program’

    Fall 2016 Newsletter: Academic and Student Life Check-In

    by  • September 20, 2016 • Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    Study Abroad: The Inside Scoop on Academics We are eager to hear the first impressions of our students after their first few days in the classroom, and to watch them grow as learners and individuals as the semester progresses. We asked Emma Peretz from Muhlenberg College, Ben Southerland from Coastal Carolina Univeristy, and Mollie...

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    Musicians in Milan: Finding Inspiration in Unexpected Places

    by  • November 10, 2015 • Music Program, Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    This past week, our music students took a two-day trip to Milan! We asked Jonathan, Sandy, Caroline, and Lattie to give us some insight into what they did there, and how this trip may have changed their perspective as artists and students.   Jonathan Painter (Furman University, SC) During orur trip to Milan this...

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    Breaking through Barriers: The Inside Scoop on Working with European Instructors

    by  • October 6, 2015 • Uncategorized, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    This week, we asked four of our undergraduate theatre students to reflect on their experiences so far working with European instructors. How is it different? What surprised you? Read on to hear from Taylor B, Jake, Felice, and Jane!   Taylor Beckman (Muhlenberg College, PA) on Theatre: One of the greatest powers of theatre...

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    Traveling Abroad: How Has Italian Culture Influenced Your Art?

    by  • September 29, 2015 • Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    Having lived in Italy now for nearly a month, students have begun to branch out and explore–not just within Arezzo, but in other Italian cities as well! Below, four Furman music students reflect on their favorite travel experiences so far around Italy, and how these adventures have started to change their perspectives as artists. A Sunday in...

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    Highlights: Current Music Students share some of their favorite ADA memories

    by  • November 27, 2014 • Music Program, Student Life, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    When I look back at my time here at the Accademia dell’Arte, there are many things that stand out as memorable and even, in some cases, life changing. Something in particular that stands out as a weekly memory would be movement classes with Stella. No matter how hard a day I was having at the time, movement...

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    Perspective Shifts: Current music students reflect on how their time at the ADA has illuminated their relationship to music

    by  • November 5, 2014 • Music Program, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    Coming into this program, I was not sure what changes to expect in my musical perspective. I knew I would become more “cultured,” have more time to practice horn, and eat some incredible food (the bomboloni will always have a special place in my heart), but I didn’t know if I would have a...

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    The magic of Venezia – Current music students discuss their experience during their recent excursion to Venice

    by  • October 21, 2014 • Music Program, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

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    During our time in Venice we had the opportunity to experience several new things that could influence the work we do in Arezzo. Not only did we visit different sites with a rich musical history, such as St. Mark’s Basilica, but we were also able to attend a few musical performances. Juny Kim was...

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    Surprises and Expectations: Three current music students discuss their experience in Italy so far

    by  • September 24, 2014 • Music Program, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

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    Before arriving in Italy, I thought myself mad for not being overly thrilled to live in another country for three months.  Most study abroad students I spoke with could only describe their continuously fueled excitement and amazement for living in a foreign land. I, however, was scared beyond reason.  Not scared to be away...

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    Fall 2014 Music Students Discuss Their End of Semester Goals and Aspirations

    by  • September 9, 2014 • Student Life, Uncategorized • 0 Comments

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    Beyond the attraction of a semester away from our native country, in exchange for living in a romanticized Tuscan villa, there is  a greater reason that we are all here. The 28 students that make up the Accademia dell’Arte Fall Class of 2014 possess talents, personalities, and intellect that stimulate a greater indication of...

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