The Horizon

Music department premieres student compositions

Alexa Highsmith, Staff Writer

November 13, 2019

Ten student composers showcased their original compositions in Deane Chapel on Friday night. Studying theory and composition under Dr. Steve Butler, the students have been preparing their pieces since the beginning of the fall s...

World-renowned bassist Edgar Meyer performs with musical peers at UCSB

Alexa Highsmith, Staff Writer

October 23, 2019

Well-known classical bassist and innovative creative genius Edgar Meyer took the stage Saturday night at UCSB’s Campbell Hall, as presented by UCSB Arts & Lectures. The renowned composer and performer was joined by Bela Fleck...

Berlin artist Ari Benjamin Meyers presents music that moves

Alexa Highsmith, Staff Writer

September 25, 2019

The highly accomplished, revolutionary Berlin-based artist Ari Benjamin Meyers breathes music to life through more mediums than just air in his “Kunsthalle for Music” at the Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara. At the openin...

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