Aloha Oe

For my Midterm Project, I orchestrated Aloha Oe- a traditional Hawaiian song by Queen Liliuokalani

Cecilia Dondorful-Amos: “Love and Death”

“Love and Death” I decided to do a cover of Ebo Taylor’s Love and Death. Ebo Taylor is a contemporary Ghanaian artist notorious for intertwining Ghanaian Highlife, Jazz, Calypso, and many more genres of the diaspora. Taylor’s vocal style is reminiscent of James Brown who had a huge influence on African identity and blackness.  Fela … Read more

World Music Midterm Magazine (2023)

Magazine Cover Art: Ernie Little Editors + Layout: Lily Barnes, Julia Gillotti, Ernie Little, Isabella Paez Writers: Connor Benedict, Lael Blackmore, David Calderon, Rob D’Aquila, Ethan Diaz, Krissy Gately, Ben Kang, Aaron Lafferty, Harmony Lemire, Aidan McDonald, Eldridge Orum, Catherine Palmer, Adrian Peoples, Bingheng Sui, Michael Tramontano, Adithi Wijesekera, Jessica Zenack, Owen Zinn-Keane