Sound & Symbol Lecture Series - Spring 2019 Series
"Let Heaven and Nature Sing"
An exploration of the nature of sound. (Fine Arts 9; free)
February 21, 2019 – 11:00 a.m., (Fine Arts 9)
I'm Picking Up Good Vibrations
Dr. Katrina Henry, VWU Assistant Professor of Physics, and Henry Faivre, Registered Piano Technician, explain and demonstrate the physics of sound through strings , bars, salt, and the inner workings of the harpsichord, upright and grand pianos.
April 4, 2019 - 11:00 a.m., (Fine Arts 9)
Don’t Stop the Music
Becky Watson, Board Certified Music Therapist, explores the therapeutic effects of music in various populations and the differences between listening, performing, and teaching.
April 25, 2019 - 11:00 a.m., (Fine Arts 9)
All the Better to Hear You With
Dr. Stephanie Moody-Antonio, Associate Professor of Otology and Director of the Cochlear Implant Program at EVMS, explores the hearing apparatus and how to keep it functioning for a lifetime.