Tag: Musical

  • Beandon’s Musical Corner: ‘Wallsocket’ by underscores

    Welcome to a new and improved Beandon’s Musical Corner, the only place on campus for in-depth, exhaustive reviews of the latest releases in rock, jazz, experimental … and pretty much everything else. Brandon Rupp (also known by his mononymous musical title “beandon,” under which he releases music and DJs as KZSU’s Student Music Director) explores…

  • The Sound of Cinema: ‘Babylon’ (2022) is a captivating musical circus 

    “The Sound of Cinema” examines how music contributes to the filmmaking experience. Columnist Anthony Martinez Rosales dives into the musical qualities of films and how they help shape a film’s message, characters and immersive experience.  Content warning: This article includes references to suicide.  I never realized the power that a trumpet can have until I…

  • Beandon’s Musical Corner: ‘3D Country’ by Geese

    Welcome to a new and improved Beandon’s Musical Corner, the only place on campus for in-depth, exhaustive reviews of the latest releases in rock, jazz, experimental … and pretty much everything else. Brandon Rupp (also known by his mononymous musical title “beandon,” under which he releases music and DJs as KZSU’s Student Music Director) explores…

  • Salsa, folklore and timba: Afro-Latin Jazz Ensemble encourages musical diversity

    On a Wednesday night in Dinkelspiel Auditorium, four vocalists rehearse an arrangement of Cuban singer Celia Cruz, accompanied by a pianist to their right. Through these weekly rehearsals, Stanford Afro-Latin Jazz Ensemble (SALJE) aims to educate its members on the cultural and historical significance of a diverse repertoire. The ensemble was founded by four-time Grammy-nominated…

  • Beandon’s Musical Corner: ‘The Lamb as Effigy’ by Sprain

    Welcome to a new and improved Beandon’s Musical Corner, the only place on campus for in-depth, exhaustive reviews of the latest releases in rock, jazz, experimental … and pretty much everything else. Brandon Rupp (also known by his mononymous musical title “beandon,” under which he releases music and DJs as KZSU’s Student Music Director) explores…