Music Facilities at Scripps College
Scripps College possesses fine music facilities in the Performing Arts Center of Scripps College, which was dedicated and opened in Fall 2003 and includes the George and MaryLou Boone Recital Hall, Nancy Glanville Music Library (housing an extensive collection of musical scores and recordings), Garrison Theatre, spacious teaching studios, practice rooms equipped with grand pianos and harpsichords, and a keyboard/computer music lab. Balch Hall is also used frequently for Friday at Noon Concerts and faculty recitals. Students also have access to Denison Library at Scripps and to the Honnold Library with its substantial music holdings.
|Garrison Theater||State-of-the-art acoustics, nine-foot Steinway grand piano, 700 person capacity|
|Boone Recital Hall||State-of-the-art acoustics, 2 7ft Steinway grand pianos, 120 person capacity|
|Balch Auditorium||Excellent chamber music acoustics, 270 person capacity|
|Balch Auditorium Stage||Nine-foot Steinway concert grand piano, in-house recording facility|
|Piano Practice Rooms||With 6 Yamaha practice grand pianos, 7 Steinway studio upright pianos for use by students or the department|
|Nancy Glanville Music Library||Extensive music score holdings, substantial collection of music texts, LPs and CDs Hours: M-F 8:00am-5:00pm, Sun-Th 7:00-10:00pm|