• Posts Tagged ‘Music Program’

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

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


    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

    joust group pic

    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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    Soon to become a beautiful memory – Current students tell us what they will remember most about their time at the ADA

    by  • December 3, 2013 • Music Program, Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

    Katy and Joanna

    What won’t stick out when I look back on my time here at ADA? But I think what I’ll remember most is the pure freedom to create, encouragement to do so and collaborate with those around me from teachers, and willingness and excitement to work together and make something happen from my peers (or...

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    Break through moments: Current music and theatre students talk about moments that changed the way they look at art, the world and themselves

    by  • November 22, 2013 • Music Program, Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre • 0 Comments

    Sasha Waltz

    With the twin losses of my loving, supportive fraternity and a serious relationship, the conclusion of my sophomore year at Muhlenberg left me emotionally cratered. I performed my on-campus summer job as a walking vacancy: begging for fulfillment, yet unable to trust that any positive emotional anchor would outlive situations over which I had...

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    How travel and Italian culture has already influenced or informed your art: Current Students Speak Out

    by  • October 8, 2013 • Music Program, Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

    Fall 13 Cortona

    The traveling experience that sticks out in my mind the most, that has had the greatest impact upon me as an artist, was visiting Pompeii. Amongst the ruins of Pompeii is their beautiful theatre. I must say, it is chilling and to remember that the reason it has been so well preserved is due...

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    Expectations and Surprises: Current Music students talk about their experience so far

    by  • September 23, 2013 • Music Program, Student Life • 0 Comments

    Musicians Fall 2013

    The most surprising feature of living in Italy is unquestionably the wonderful food. The meals at the mensa are consistently delicious and a great deal of hard work and love goes into its preparation. Italian foods in general taste fresher than back home, namely since there are fewer added ingredients in the products. As...

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    Student Stories: Favorite Places and Events In and Around the ADA

    by  • November 7, 2012 • Music Program, Student Life, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

    Joust Fun

    Some of my absolute favorite things that happen at the Accademia are the open mics/cabarets. They are awesome events where the any of the students/professors can gather together and perform acts of their design which are then all strung into one big plot. It’s so much fun to see what people come up with...

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    Working with European Teachers – Three ADA Students Tell Their Stories

    by  • November 2, 2012 • Faculty & Staff, Music Program, Uncategorized, Undergraduate Physical Theatre, Undergraduate Programs • 0 Comments

    Studying Italian on the go!

    Having the opportunity to study abroad with European teachers is incredible, especially as a music student. Italy has such a rich musical culture that has greatly influenced countless musicians over the centuries, and it is an honor to follow in so many great footsteps as I study here in Italy. My Italian piano professor...

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