Schwartz Center

Rarely do Schwartz Center concerts feature a laptop and a Steinway piano sharing a stage. From the moment the audience filtered into the Emerson Concert Hall on Sept. 28, the contrast of technology and classical elements made it clear that ...

University organist and Music Professor Timothy Albrecht’s performance of “Bach Live-Lier!” on Sept. 9 transformed the vast Emerson Concert Hall into an intimate gathering of friends and fans of classical music alike, with each attendee visibly enthralled until the very ...

In 2009, a 17-year-old emigrated from the country of Georgia to the state of Georgia. That 17-year-old is now Emory alumnus Nikoloz Kevkhisvili (13C), who wrote and directed a film that the Emory Wind Ensemble accompanied live for its debut ...

At five years old, U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera watched border patrol arrive at a neighbor’s home, pull the family into a van and leave. Nearly 60 years later, he still remembers that day. “Everything was just left,” he ...

How does one begin to explain the exquisite magic of Sarah Chang? The prodigious violinist enthralled the audience Saturday, Sept. 10, at Emerson Concert Hall in the Schwartz Center for Performing Arts as part of Emory University’s Candler Concert Series. ...

You thought Ivy League acceptance rates were scary. That’s nothing in comparison to getting into one of Emory’s seven a cappella groups. Despite the popularity of collegiate a cappella today, no one knows exactly how it came about. One of ...

“Poetry is language at its most distilled and most powerful,” former U.S. Poet Laureate Rita Dove said. As a former poet laureate, Dove stands amongst the most talented poets of America who have served in that position. Each poet laureate ...

The Emory music program never ceases to amaze. This Sunday, various student chamber ensembles performed in two concerts at the Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts’ Emerson Concert Hall. Each concert featured student musicians in more intimate settings than those ...