|A Tribute to B.B. King |
Posted on: 6/9/2015
Jeff Pitchell and Texas Flood featuring Claudette King, daughter of B.B. King
June 20, 2015 at 8:30pm
Jeff Pitchell, class of 1984, is an internationally-acclaimed, award-winning singer, songwriter, guitarist and an actor who reminds fans of Stevie Ray Vaughan, Jimi Hendrix, and B.B. King. Most of all, Jeff is a best-selling artist whose explosive guitar playing and impassioned vocals have drawn rave reviews from fans and critics alike for simply playing music that Jeff himself has written. Jeff and Texas Flood are top-notch musicians and singers who unite to bring a high energy mix of Rhythm and Blues, Rock, Soul and funky Texas Blues. Jeff ’s Heavy Hitter Album was number 7 on the national billboard charts for 12 weeks. You don’t want to miss this exciting concert!
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|Yale University Awards Cyrus Duff '14 the E. Francis Riggs Memorial Prize|
Posted on: 5/26/2015
Cyrus Duff '14 received the E. Francis Riggs Memorial Prize from Yale. The prize is awarded annually to that member of the freshman class of Yale who is enrolled in the Special Courses in the Humanities for freshmen who, in the judgment of the faculty teaching those courses, demonstrates the best knowledge of general culture by means of the distinction of his/her performance. Cyrus also won a prestigious spot as a Sound Design Intern at Williamstown Theater Festival this summer. Congratulations Cyrus!