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A family affair

YTHarvard Jazz Bands guest artist Yunior Terry talks about the history of music, his family and playing with the 2019 Jazz Master in Residence Chucho Valdés in concert on April 12.

By Samantha Neville '19

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Complex Electra

ElectraSophocles' compelling Greek tragedy offers a view of bravery and justice. Director Lily Grob '22 talks about the production that goes up April 12-14 at Adams Pool and May 4 outdoors at Sever Quad during ARTS FIRST. 

By Samantha Neville '19

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The Portrait

Crop of imageA reflection on an Expressionist work by Emil Nolde leads one viewer to speculate on the history of artistic practice and depictions of race.

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A life of its own

DetailThe Harvard Advocate launches the Women’s Issue with a series of free events featuring students and professionals including graphic memoirist Amy Kurzweil and fiction writer Samantha Hunt.

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Setting the tempo

xxConducting an orchestra or ensemble is demanding. It also offers students deep and detailed exposure and experience to leadership qualities in the world of music. A roundup of Harvard students and professionals discuss their roles and reasons for pursuing the baton. 

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