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LMU Choruses Usher in Spring with 51st Annual Chorale

The Loyola Marymount University Choruses will present an evening of classical music on Friday, April 29, at the 51st annual Spring Chorale in the Sacred Heart Chapel. This year’s event, “A Festival of Masses,” will feature three contrasting Mass settings: the Missa Secunda of Renaissance composer Hans Leo Hassler; Norwegian-born Ola Gjeilo’s symphonic Sunrise Mass […]

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12th Annual LMU Guitar Festival Features Performances, Workshops with Masters

Five renowned classical guitarists will entertain visitors at Loyola Marymount University March 18-20 at the 12th annual Guitar Festival featuring concerts, workshops and vendors. Presented by the LMU Department of Music, the festival begins at 8 p.m. Friday, March 18, with a performance by the young guitarist Celil Refik Kaya. Saturday and Sunday festivities include […]

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Plague or Plaything? Forum Examines Pornography’s Impacts

Does pornography contribute to hostile attitudes against women and sexual violence? One of the nation’s leading researchers on the effects of sexual aggression and obscenity in the media will address that question and others at the event “Pornography: Plague or Plaything?” – presented on Wednesday, Oct. 28, by the Forum on Media Ethics and Social […]

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Thomas Jefferson’s Secret Family Explored in Premiere of “Monticello Wakes”

The story of Thomas Jefferson’s two families – white and black, whispered about through American history – will come alive on stage Oct. 16-18 at the premiere of “Monticello Wakes” at Loyola Marymount University. The opera presented at LMU’s Murphy Recital Hall focuses on the lives of President Thomas Jefferson and his wife, Martha Wayles Jefferson, […]