The conductor, composer, and pianist, Mario Paci, lived the last 25 years of his life in Shanghai after being a touring pianist in Europe and Asia. He composed 8 songs in a late Romantic style, which are in manuscript at Stanford Libraries Special Collections. The songs will be performed for the first time in over 100 years by soprano Christine Abraham and pianist Laura Dahl at Toyon Hall for the opening of an exhibit on Paci on January 23 at 4 pm.
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Wednesday, November 23, 2016
If you haven't done so already, you may want take a stroll to Green Library and see the latest exhibit, Stanford Stories from the Archives. The exhibition features letters, photographs, publications, objects, and ephemera that show the evolution and unique aspects of student life on the Farm. Details of the exhibit was featured in the November 18th issue of Stanford News, "Green Library exhibition highlights 125 years of student life at Stanford."
The primary exhibit and three satellite exhibits are mounted in Green Library and the Arrillaga Alumni Center. An online version of the exhibition is also available.
Thursday, November 10, 2016
The Hoover Institution Library & Archives has recently acquired a private collection of exiled Russian poet Joseph Brodsky’s papers, including letters, photos, drafts, manuscripts, artwork and published and unpublished poems, some of which are currently on exhibition.
Wednesday, November 2, 2016
There are a number of workshops, events, and exhibits on the Stanford Libraries' calendar. Take a look at what's coming up in the next couple of weeks: