Celebrating classical & contemporary

A dynamic performance by the Ambrosia Quartet emphasizes the diversity and beauty unique to four string instruments Monday night in Peebles Theater (Jan. 27) featured the music of the Hampton Roads Ambrosia Quartet: four musicians who formed a bond through their love for chamber music. Since 2002, violinists Simon Lapointe and Mayu Cipriano, along with…

Ten uplifting classical tunes

Since finals are just around the corner, we could all use a mood booster, whether it be in the form of a snack, friend or classical instrumentation. 1. La Rejouissance, Georg Friedrich Handel 2. Water Music, Georg Friedrich Handel 3. Symphony No 79, Franz Joseph Haydn 4. Brandenburg Concerto No 1 & No 5,  Johannes…