After 21 long months of strictly virtual recitals, the University of La Verne Music Department held its first in-person music recital of the year on Oct. 15 at noon in the Morgan Auditorium with an audience of approximately 30 people.
Alexys Ortiz, junior psychology major, poses for her close up during the filming of her solo performance for the Musical Theatre class final project Saturday at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Glendale.
Rafael Liebich, adjunct professor of piano, performed with violinist Alex Russell and soprano Ariel Pisturino Sunday in Morgan Auditorium
Most of the pieces Liebich performed were composed by French composer Claude Debussy, who wrote poetry along with his compositions.
The hyperpop duo 100 gecs brought a new, intoxicating stage presence to the Glass House in Pomona at their April 14 show. 100 gecs’ performance was a stimulating mix of genres like electronica, pop and synthcore that I have never seen before at this venue.
Eric Bishop, a University of La Verne alumnus, who also held several positions at La Verne – including associate dean of academic advising, journalism professor and Campus Times adviser – was recently appointed president of Ohlone Community College in Fremont, California. He starts July 6.