Ronald Smith, an associate professor of music technology and composition, has composed more than 30 pieces of music since the beginning of his professional career in the mid-1980s. You may be surprised to discover the sources of his inspiration.
Angelou died Wednesday at the age of 86. The iconic poet and civil rights activist visited campus numerous times over the years, including as commencement speaker, offering words of encouragement and wisdom.
“You may think I’m insane and you’re right,” said Alessandra Ciucci, an ethnomusicologist and a full-time lecturer in the Department of Music, when she suggested we listen to the sounds of countries […]
Elie Lamazerolles, AMD’15, recently completed a co-op with Island Def Jam Music Group—a job that appealed to him because of his musical roots as a disc jockey in Europe.
Hochiang Wang performed for eight years in the Marine Corps music program. Now at Northeastern, he’s working to help increase veterans awareness on campus.
Thanks to experiential learning and determination, Northeastern alumna Jasmine Hagans is living her dream as curator of lectures, courses, and concerts at the Museum of Fine Arts, where she’s building its concert profile.
Hip-hop in American culture and its connections with Barack Obama’s presidency set the stage for a thought-provoking panel discussion with experts in race, music, gender studies, pop culture, and politics.
The KahBang Music Festival, founded by Northeastern alumnus Tim Lo and held annually in Bangor, Maine, emphasizes the importance of discovery by focusing on ‘what’s next’ rather than ‘what’s now’ in music, art, and film.
Four Northeastern alumni have embarked on a three-month road trip through Nashville, New Orleans, and Austin with the goal of capturing the essence of each city’s unique music scene.
Northeastern’s student-run record label, which provides management, recording, and other support to musicians, signed five new artists earlier this month.
Music industry major Caitlyn Dougher drew thousands of concertgoers to an annual music festival in Reykjavik, Iceland, through a five-month social media campaign.
Northeastern’s Office of Housing and Residential Life pairs first-year roommates based in part on taste in music.