The Texas Tech University Symphony Orchestra is giving a concert this Friday in Hemmle Recital Hall. Dr. Peter Fischer and Dr. Philip Mann are here to give more information on the event in this first part of The Front Row.
Dr. Mann, tell us about the concert.
This is one of our most exciting programs every year, and I can tell you as, essentially the music director of the program here, it’s one of the things that I look forward to most. It’s the opportunity for us...
Throughout life, the notion of play comes up often. We play the field, play the stock market, play by ear. Play enters myriad aspects of living. Play is also this year’s theme for Texas Tech’s Humanities Center and students, faculty and staff, and Lubbock residents can all benefit.
Allison Whitney, a co-director of the Humanities Center, says play has a ton of different meanings.
"It's a term that has some application to virtually every discipline, and every way of...