Thursday, February 15
William Ralston Listening Library Events
On Saturday, Feb. 10, 9:30–10:45 a.m., and 1:30–2:45 p.m., Phil Schaap, lecturer at Columbia University and renowned host of jazz shows on WKCR, will facilitate these two sessions featuring music of the Modern Jazz Quartet as part of the Modern Jazz Quartet Symposium/Sewanee Jazz Society Reunion Weekend.
At 6 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 11, Caitlin Berends, C’20, will host opera.
Monday, Feb.12, Brant Lewis, C’19, will offer “Prog to Punk” from 6–7 p.m. “Earth’s Mixtape: Our Dads’ Favorite Songs” by Isabel Butler and Heidi Hayne, C’20 will be from 7–9 p.m.
On Tuesday, Feb. 13, Sam Everette, C’21, will host “Rock and Roll Has The Blues” from 3–5 p.m. Blues from Robert Johnson to Tedeschi Trucks, rock from Buddy Holly to Greta Van Fleet—Sam will be listening to old and new blues and rock artists and their influences every week.
Tori Hinshaw, C’19, will host “Muscle Shoals” from 5–6 p.m. Muscle Shoals: Roots, Radicals, and Rockers: Lead Belly, Bill Haley and His Comets, Jimmie Rodgers and more—Tori will be taking selections mentioned in the book Roots, Radicals and Rockers by Billy Bragg.
“The Kitchen Sink Sessions” will be 6–9 p.m. with Jackson Campbell, C’20.
From 5–6 p.m. on Wednesdays, Jeremy O’Neill, C’21, will host “Around the World.” Each week Jeremy will explore the music of a different country, starting with some of the earliest music from the region and working up to the modern day.
On Thursday, Feb. 15, from 5–7 p.m., Annie Bowers, C’20, will host Chamber Music.
“Going for Baroque” will be from 7–9 p.m. with Bramwell Atkins, C’21.
The William Ralston Listening Library is located on the second floor of duPont Library. Keep up with the Ralston Listening Library’s weekly schedule on the webpage <http://www.sewanee.edu/ralstonlisteninglibrary/> or <https://www.facebook.com/theralstonroom/>.