The Daily Northwestern

Bienen takes on the Fab Four with ‘A Beatles Songbook’

Scott Ostrin, Columnist

April 16, 2014

If you were at the Bienen School of Music’s event on Saturday, you may have seen me. Then again, considering the average age of attendance was roughly 64 — and thus the average eyesight was well above failing — you probably...

Gandlmayr: Riccardo Muti deserves a warmer welcome

Michael Gandlmayr, Bienen Senior

April 7, 2014

Last week, it was announced that Riccardo Muti, music director of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, will give the main address at the 2014 commencement ceremony. As a senior in the Bienen School of Music, you can imagine that I w...

Freshman actor recounts role in ‘Star Trek’

Jordan Harrison, Reporter

October 17, 2013

Communication freshman Jacob Kogan may now lack the pointy ears and slanted eyebrows, but in 2009, he appeared on the big screen as young Spock in “Star Trek.” Kogan worked and acted on the set for three weeks in the fal...