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Memorial Day | Classes in session; several administrative offices closed

Bennington Campus
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Piano Show-Ups on Zoom

Virtual Event

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | Students of Joan Forsyth, Christopher Lewis, and Yoshiko Sato present an end-of-term piano recital. Works include a varied repertoire of classical standards, folk songs, movie themes, pop tunes, and seasonal favorites.

A band on an outdoor stage with drums, trombones, and accordions Balkan Music Ensemble Speaker Series—Spring 2020

The Balkan Sound with Matt Moran of Slavic Soul Party

Virtual Event

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | Matt Moran is the Director of Slavic Soul Party, an American Balkan brass and jazz band based in Brooklyn. He will talk about techniques of arranging and composing for contemporary Balkan ensembles.

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Transformative Voice Showcase

Virtual Event

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | Transformative Voice students will present original musical compositions and sound art based on practices of transforming the human voice via a variety of methods including: sampling, granular synthesis, spatial effects, vocoding, and more.

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Making Music with Modular Soft Synths Showcase

Virtual Event

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | Making Music with Modular Soft Synths students will present original musical compositions and sound art from the term. Pieces have been created using software such as Reaktor, VCV Rack, and Madrona Labs Software.

Final reports on Spring graduates due

Bennington Campus
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Making the Third Ear Showcase

Virtual Event

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | Students of Sergei Tcherepnin's Making the Third Ear course will share work including musical compositions, visual art pieces, and science experiments.

Vinyasa Flow Yoga

Off campus (see description)

FACULTY AND STAFF | All staff and faculty are invited to a flow yoga classes with Tracey Forest - free and held remotely via Zoom on Wednesdays.

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Senior Theses and Projects Virtual Celebration

Virtual Event

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | Join with the staff of Crossett Library via zoom as we honor the accomplishments of this year's seniors who have written theses or projects.

lion head made of stone wearing headsets Music Sundays on B-Rad—Spring 2020

B-Rad Radio Podcast Release: Experimental Radioplay

Virtual Event

OPEN TO PUBLIC | Students from the Experimental Sound Practices course present their final projects based on speculative sociopolitical events. Each soundscape composition focuses on sonically representing the place/space, community and time of the imagined event.

Deadline for advisors to submit fall 2020 registration exception requests

Bennington Campus

Literature Senior Projects Reading

Virtual Event

Please join us in celebrating the work of fourteen graduating Bennington students from the class of 2020 who have completed a senior project in poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, or literary criticism. Each student will read for five minutes from their senior thesis.

woman and man in traditional costume on white background Balkan Music Ensemble Speaker Series—Spring 2020

Merita Halili and Raif Hyseni: Stars of Albanian Music

Virtual Event

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | Merita Halili is one of Albania's most popular singers. She and her husband, accordionist and band leader Raif Hyseni, will talk about and perform music practices from all over Albania and Kosova.

Last day of classes on campus—classes end at noon

Bennington Campus

Last day to add or change a summer FWT position

Bennington Campus
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Electroacoustic Band Workshop Showcase

Virtual Event

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | Students of Senem Pirler’s Electroacoustic Band Workshop will share their final project: an auditory exquisite corpse.

Spatial Audio Practices: Video Playlist Release

Virtual Event

OPEN TO PUBLIC | Spatial Audio Practices class presents sound design pieces for visual media using spatial audio techniques including Ambisonics, binaural recordings, and binaural reproduction.

Remote Faculty Meeting, 12:30-1:45pm

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Violin & Viola Showcase - Spring 2020

Virtual Event

Students of Kaori Washiyama will perform highlights of their work from the Spring term.

Student houses close at 12:00pm for undergraduates not attending commencement

Bennington Campus

4000-level registration for fall 2020

Bennington Campus

Commencement: Conferring of Degrees, 12:00pm

Bennington Campus

End of MFA writing program winter term

Bennington Campus

Student houses close for graduates at 10:00am

Bennington Campus

Fall 2020 2000-level registration preference forms due

Bennington Campus
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B-Rad Radio Podcast Release: Songs in the Key of Wonder

Virtual Event

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC | In this podcast, students in Michael Wimberly's Songs in the Key of Wonder course will air their final projects.