“Alt” Now…4 Something Completely Different

With an open mind, one man’s journey is all on the table in terms of the vast amount of music he hears. Click to read and listen to WP Music Biz student Emile Hsu’s personal journey.

William Paterson Music Department: Fall 2014 Wrap-Up

A picture of Shea Center amongst fall foliage.

The William Paterson Music department’s 2014 fall semester has come to a close. We have rounded up some notable moments you might remember well. Click and enjoy!

Musical Influence: Jazz Pianist Hiromi

Musical Influence: Jazz Pianist Hiromi

Hiromi Uehara is a jazz composer and pianist. Her passionate and incendiary keyboard work has been a shining light on the jazz landscape since her 2003 debut, believes that the voice that never speaks can sometimes be the most powerful of all. Click to read more about WP Master’s student Reiko Takahashi.

The late great Leon Russianoff, a legend of influence

WP Master’s student Mary Rose Schneider writes: “Clarinet masters who imparted their knowledge and guided my clarinet playing were the late great Leon Russianoff, Peter Alexander and David Krakauer. These mentors enriched my life as a clarinetist and as a listening person. I am forever grateful to have had the experience of meeting and studying under them.” Click & read all about it!

Three Reasons To Check Out Collage! By Zach Matari

3 Reasons to check out Collage!

Three short, great reasons why you should come to “Collage!”. If you don’t know what “Collage!” is, then let me take a 84 seconds to deliver you the opportunity of a lifetime. Click and come on this journey – by Zach Matari.