Headline Archive for Nancy Merriam

  • Curt Cacioppo

    VIVA VOCE CHAMBER SINGERS, Nathan Zullinger, music director, is the winner of The American Prize ERNST BACON MEMORIAL AWARD for the Performance of American Music, 2021, in the professional large ensemble division, for their recording of the music of Curt Cacioppo. 

  • On Sunday, September 26 at 3 PM, the Department of Music at Haverford College presented  Music & Conversation with REVOLUTION WINDS. 

  • Check out the schedules and contact information of upcoming auditions for the Haverford-Bryn Mawr College Orchestra, Chamber Music, Chorale, Chamber Singers, Private Study Lessons, and Jazz.

  • Heidi Jacob My Sister Hali

    Professor Heidi Jacob and her husband, Charles Abramovic, have been recognized for music they wrote for Paul Seriff’s documentary film MY SISTER HALI. In December the documentary was chosen as one of the top 25 documentaries in the UK International Festival, and last month the Latitude Film Awards honored the film with a bronze award in 3 categories: documentary, trailer and music.  In May 2021, Doctors without Borders gave them two awards, including an Exceptional Merit Award for the poetic music by Charles Abramovic, Heidi Jacob, and Jeffrey Solow.

    For more information on the film click here.

    Congratulations to Heidi and Charlie!

  • Evelyn Cheng

    Evelyn W. Cheng, BMC ’24, received first prize at the Triumph Music Festival (Philadelphia) and will be performing at Kimmel Center in September 2021. Evelyn is a student of Anna Kislitsyna.

  • Fall Chorale Video

    The Haverford-Bryn Mawr College Chorale and Chorale Orchestra performs the final movement of Bach's B minor Mass "Dona Nobis Pacem."

  • On Friday, December 11, the world premiere of TWENTY / TWENTY by Scott Ordway (Rutgers University) was released. This collaborative, covid-era work for choir and digital video was created from the choirs of four colleges (Haverford, Bryn Mawr, Swarthmore, and Hamilton) who acted as authors, videographers, and performers. Watch video of live performance here.

  • 12/2/20: Fall Chamber Music Concert #1

    The Fall 2020 Chamber Music Concert #1, directed by Heidi Jacob, features music by Schubert, Weinberg, Bach, and Fauré.

  • 12/2/20: Fall Chamber Music Concert #2

    The Fall 2020 Chamber Music Concert #2, directed by Heidi Jacob, features music by Schumann, Holst, Milhaud, Fauré, and Dragonetti. 

  • Fall Chamber Music Concert #3

    The Fall Chamber Music Concert #3, directed by Heidi Jacob, features music by Schumann, Bach, Debussy, Menken, and Shaiman.

  • Haverford-Bryn Mawr College Orchestra

    On Friday, November 19, the Haverford-Bryn Mawr Orchestra, conducted by Heidi Jacob, performed a fall concert at Haverford College in Founders Great Hall. The program was:

    Serenade for Strings in C Major, Op. 48 by Pyotr Ilyich Tschaikovsky
         1. Pezzo in forma di Sonatina – Andante non troppo – Allegro moderato – Andante non troppo

    To watch this performance click here.

  • Haverford-Bryn Mawr College Orchestra

    This multi-track recording features the Haverford-Bryn Mawr College Orchestra, conducted by Heidi Jacob, performing the Andante Espressive from Handel's Water Music Suite in Founders Great Hall.

  • Mimi Stillman, flute, Charles Abramovic, piano

    On Sunday, November 15 at 3:00 p.m., the Concert Artists Series at Haverford College presented Mimi Stillman, flute, and Charles Abramovic, piano.

  • James Nyoraku Schlefer, shakuhachi

    On Monday, October 5 at 7 PM, Haverford College presented livestream Music & Conversation with James "Nyoraku" Schlefer, shakuhachi, from the Soap Box Gallery in Brooklyn, NY.

  • andPlay Duo

    On Thursday, October 1 at 7 PM, the Department of Music presented Music & Conversation with andPlay Duo featuring Maya Bennardo, violin and Hannah Levinson, viola.  This performance was performed via livestream from Mise-En Place in Brooklyn, NY.

    Note: performance starts at 13:18