The purpose of the arts is not merely to develop the talents of students who major in and plan careers in these fields; it is also to integrate creative work and performance into learning and life on College Hill. After all, students should have meaningful exposure to the arts if they are to be educated fully.
Symphoria returns with Lawrence Loh, conductor, and Jillian Honn, oboe, for a program that includes Beethoven’s Große Fuge, Op.133, Jennifer Higdon’s Oboe Concerto, and Mozart’s Symphony No. 41 in C Major, K. 551, “Jupiter.”
Ethiopian artist Elias Sime brings together repurposed materials such as computer keyboards, motherboards, and electrical wires to create the complex, often colorful tableaus that make up the series “Tightrope.”