Call Him Old Fashioned: Tony Bennett at NJPAC

In the prime of his career at 89 years old, Tony Bennett has made numerous TV appearances and has sang and performed around the world. On top of that, he’s released a number of chart-topping…

Pianist Lang Lang Inspires Hearts and Minds at…

By Liem Ho “Bravo, Bravo! Encore, Encore!” cries and cheers filled the halls of the New Jersey Performing Arts Center last Saturday night, as a standing ovation thanked Lang Lang for his inspiring performance of…

The Music Program at NJIT

Spreading love, one ear at a time Stephen Chan On-campus musicians grew immensely last semester with the launch of Music of a new performing arts program headed by Jay Kappraff, the school’s music director. Kappraff,…

Mixtape Music

College is a bizarre place. It is not like the actual world. It is this vacuum of constant intoxication and twisted idealism. Going to classes on a campus is weird as hell. School is the…

Sigma Pi’s Open Mic Night

By Silky Seal A fundraiser also became a social event when students began joining Sigma Pi brothers in their musical and free verse performances. Music is a universal language that everyone can relate to. It…

Music Spotlight: Meet the Little Engineers

During the Student Activities Council’s last open mic night, an unlikely group signed up to perform after the intermission. People spoke in hushed tones as a band, the only one to sign up for the…

Music and performances at NJIT

With the help of a grant from the Bergen Foundation, a group of faculty, staff, administrators and students joined to form a group with the objective to bring classical music and jazz to NJIT. Over…