News & Events

 December 25, 2009

Physics 141 Students Transform Professor Wolfs into Techno Maistro

Physics 141 studentsThe 2009 Christmas party showcased the true spirit of the Department of Physics and Astronomy. Each year, faculty, staff, and students join for an hour of music and refreshments, but 2009 brought us something new:

The Physics 141 Techno Song featuring Professor Frank Wolfs (mp3)

Yes, now you can download this groovin' techno beat and listen to it whenever you want. Put it on your iphone, ipod, cell phone, laptop -- wherever fine tunes are played. And if you need to see the video, we have that for you, too:

The Wolfs Techno Song (mov)
The Wolfs Techno Song (m4v)
The Wolfs Techno Song (wav)
The Wolfs Techno Song (mp4)
The Wolfs Techno Song (mp3)

For more entertainment, we present video clips of the entire musical event, which was held on Friday, December 11, 2009 in Bausch & Lomb Hall.

Christmas CarolsChristmas Carols with the Harmonious Oscillators

Professor Wolfs, Corey Adams, Joshua Brown, Joshua Geller, Ben Weinert, Wendi Chang, Tim DeHaas, Vladimir Lankevich, Dev Ashish Khaitan, Victor Kucherov, Guang Yi Chua, with Dale McElhone on the ukulele, Peter Thompson on the banjo, Brian Castro on the guitar, and Vladimir Lankevich on the white board

Harmonious Oscillators, Part 1 (mov)
Harmonious Oscillators, Part 1 (m4v)
Harmonious Oscillators, Part 2 (mov)
Harmonious Oscillators, Part 2 (m4v)
Harmonious Oscillators, Part 3 (mov)
Harmonious Oscillators, Part 3 (m4v)

Physics 141 Techno Song featuring Professor Frank Wolfs (created by Alexander Kuczalaand Brian Castro)

Introduction by Frank Wolfs (mov)
Introduction by Frank Wolfs (m4v)

Oh Holy Night with Guang Yi Chua

Guang Yi Chua (mov)
Guang Yi Chua (m4v)

Show produced by Dale McElhone
Oh Holy Night, Placide Cappeau, 1847 & Adolphe C. Adams, Jingle Bells adapted from lyrics by Alvin Lee, Wakefield High School, Arlington, VA 1982 and Winter Wonderland by Alvin Lee, Wakefield High School, Arlington, VA 1983

--Brought to you by the usual web-news person, LHG (with much thanks to Janet Fogg!)