interview, Students, Study Abroad

Exchange Student Stories, Part 1: Max McWhirter

by Alexander Sigman With this post, we begin our Exchange Student Stories series: a window into the lives of former iCLA exchange students who are just about to graduate, or have recently graduated from their respective home institutions, and are preparing for the next phase...whatever that may be.  Max McWhirter spent the Fall 2015 and… Continue reading Exchange Student Stories, Part 1: Max McWhirter

Arts, Concert, Faculty, interview, Music, Students

iCLA faculty/student interview video #1: What can you do with music…and what can music do for you?

In the first of a series of faculty/student interviews, iCLA Music professor Alexander Sigman and exchange student Sam Sernavski (Aalborg University/Denmark) discuss how studying and engaging in music can lead to a fulfilling life and career. Filmed at Sakuraza, a long-standing venue in downtown Kofu presenting a diverse array of musical performances, the video also… Continue reading iCLA faculty/student interview video #1: What can you do with music…and what can music do for you?

Arts, Concert, Music, Students, Workshop

WINTER GALA 2017

A concert night inspired by outer space and the stars  On December 7, 2017, iCLA's students and the YGU Wind Brass Ensemble joined forces to present an evening-length concert inspired by outer space and the stars in the iCLA main lobby. This edition of the Music Gala successfully integrated a variety of musical styles and… Continue reading WINTER GALA 2017