Dr. Larry Bitensky premieres “Katanya” at St. Mary's University

While the stories of Thumbelina and Tom Thumb are two beloved and well-known fables, Associate Professor of Music Larry Bitensky is bringing another diminutive character into the folktale fold with his latest composition, "Katanya," which he debuted on September 28, during Family Weekend festivities at St. Mary's University in Winona, Minn. "Katanya" is based on

By |2013-10-03T17:07:21+00:00October 3rd, 2013|Academics, News, Religious Life|

Jeff Hortillosa ’09 and Whiskey Shivers to play at Austin City Limits Festival in October

The band: Whiskey Shivers. Its mission: to knock the dust off roots music. Thus far, the group has proceeded not only to knock the dust off, but, as they describe it, "soak it in gasoline and send it into outer space." Essentially, Whiskey Shivers combines traditional bluegrass fiddling and banjo-playing with an athletic and percussive

By |2013-09-12T10:26:46+00:00September 12th, 2013|Alumni, News|