A Well-Versed Genre For New Ears
Writer and violinist Catherine Drinker Bowen once described chamber music as “a conversation between friends,” because chamber music is typically performed by small groups without a conductor, with musicians relying on cues from each other to create a musical conversation.
Photos and Words ‘From War to Home’
On the walls of the Porter Faculty Gallery hang the honest and unpolished windows into the life of a veteran, spanning from the moment of deployment to the uncomfortable transition process back into civilian life.
“From War to Home: Through the Veteran’s Lens” features images taken by veterans of their everyday experiences — from feet in the Costa Rican sand to an Afghanistan landscape, from a beloved pet to a row of pills on a counter. These pictures are a therapeutic way for veterans to tell their stories of emotional hardship and reach out to the rest of the world.