The Lion, the Witch, and the Vineyards
May 19th, 2021
Ronja Mokráňová is a music composition major at Whitman College and this spring, was inspired to transcribe and arrange her all-time favorite soundtrack from the Narnia movies. This Wednesday, Ronja and a group of friends are going to give you a taste of Narnia and share with you their fantasy world experience.
Ronja Mokráňová is a junior music composition major and an organizer of the performance. She arranged all the music under the advisory of Dr. Vigil, and she will also perform on the soprano, alto, tenor, and bass recorder. Ronja is enthusiastic about film music and hopes to become a film composer in the future.
Yana Miakshyla is a senior piano performance major studying with Dr. Kim. She is enthusiastic about music collaboration, bringing music into the Walla Walla community, and making it more accessible to the public.
Abby Herrick is a senior violin performance and music theory major who studies with Dr. Basney, but she is also a skilled viola player and will be performing on the viola tonight. Apart from chamber music, Abby enjoys poetry and walking around Walla Walla in the morning.
Liam Dubay is a senior cello performance and an astrophysics double-major. He studies the cello with Dr. Singer and is a huge fantasy geek.
Dr. Lauren Basney is our guest performer. She is a prize-winning violinist who has performed all over the world, is a graduate of Yale University and the Julliard School and a former professor of music at Whitman College. We are extremely excited and honored to perform by her side.