CVPA Valentine’s Stories

Arts students are a dedicated bunch. They eat, sleep, and breathe Art, Arts Administration, Dance, Music, and Theater, so it is no wonder so many form their most important and lasting relationships with people pursuing the same. We asked some CVPA couples to share their Valentine’s Stories. We ...
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A Valentine’s Question: How did you fall in love with the arts?

We asked CVPA Faculty to tell us how or when they fell in love with the arts. What was that pivotal moment when they just knew they had to be an artist, arts educator or administrator, designer, scholar, or performer? Here are some excerpts from their responses. If ...
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In Memoriam: Eleanor McCrickard

Professor Emerita Eleanor McCrickard, a member of the School of Music's faculty for thirty years and chair of the Composition, History, and Theory Division for twelve, passed away on Wednesday, January 18th at the age of 82.   A native of Nashville, Tennessee, Eleanor McCrickard attended Birmingham-Southern College where she earned a ...
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In Memoriam: J. Kent Williams

Professor Emeritus J. Kent Williams, a member of the School of Music's faculty for 42 years from 1970 to 2012, passed away on Monday, January 9th at the age of 79. A native of South Bend, Indiana, Kent Williams attended Butler University's Jordan School of Music and transferred ...
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Indigo Girls Share Stories and Answer Questions from Students

Making music with the Indigo Girls ...
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