Santa Cruz: Cultural Programs
The Chamber Music Workshop was organized by Julia
Zaustinsky in the fall of 1965 and gave students the opportunity
to explore the chamber literature under guidance of the music faculty.
Faculty members also performed with the group, which appeared at
noon concerts and gaves one major performance each quarter.
The Chorus at Santa Cruz was formed by Jan Popper
in October, 1965 and made its first public appearance at The Christmas
Sing, a program sponsored by the music faculty. The Madrigal Singers
also gave their first performance at the sing. Organized by a student
in October of 1965, the Madrigal Singers received faculty advice
The Cowell Trio, made up of faculty members Julia
Zaustinsky (violin), William Van Den Burg (cello) and Bella S. Zilagi
(piano) offered a series of public concerts and also provided instruction.
The trio performed at noon concerts and in the Sunday afternoon
music series at Santa Cruz.