Blair School of Music Archives
Jun. 19, 2009—Nationally hailed composer, performer, violinist, bandleader and Vanderbilt alumnus Daniel Bernard Roumain (known professionally as DBR) has been appointed visiting associate professor of composition for the 2009-2010 academic year at Vanderbilt University's Blair School of Music.
May. 22, 2009—Watch a talk by Jim Lovensheimer, Assistant Professor of Music History and Literature, Blair School of Music.
Apr. 1, 2009—Rock critic/biblical scholar Mark Allan Powell will speak on how the Bible is used in popular contemporary Christian songs during a visit to a Vanderbilt University class on The Bible and Music.
Feb. 4, 2009—"Blair in Africa: Researching and Collecting African Music," featuring a performance by prominent Ugandan musician Centurio Balikoowa, takes place Feb. 12 at Vanderbilt University's Blair School of Music.
Dec. 30, 2008—Cornelia Heard, professor of music and chair of the strings department of the Blair School of Music at Vanderbilt University, has been named the holder of the newly created Valere Blair Potter Chair. The chair is endowed through a gift to the university by the grandchildren of Valere Blair Potter.
Nov. 10, 2008—Watch video of an Oct. 24 by the Vanderbilt Orchestra.
Jul. 14, 2008—Tips to tone up your upper body and hear from some of the first inductees in the Vandy Athletics Hall of Fame! (6:21)
Jun. 9, 2008—Watch video of the April 12 performance of The Pa's Fiddle Project Concert, part of a series of special events in celebration of the 20th anniversary of Vanderbilt University's Robert Penn Warren Center for the Humanities. The Pa's Fiddle Project features songs from the "Little House" books by Laura Ingalls Wilder.