Phillip Bush

Phillip Bush (BM ’81, Piano) was appointed associate professor of piano and chamber music at the University of South Carolina, beginning in the 2012-13 academic year. He also just completed his sixth season this past summer as music director of the Bennington Chamber Music Conference in Vermont, the largest and oldest program in the nation […]

Aubrey Babcock

Audrey Babcock (BM ’00, Voice) has performed as Erika in a new production of Vanessa at Sarasota Opera, followed by Madama Butterfly at Tulsa Opera, Maddalena in Rigoletto at Opera Saratoga, and Carmen at Florentine Opera.  She was reunited with Vera Danchenko in a concert at the Austrian Embassy in mid-spring followed by a concert […]

Tong Chen

Tong Chen (GPD ’11, Conducting) won sixth prize in International Malko Young Conductor’s Competition in Copenhagen, Denmark, in May. Early in April. Chen was named the 2012 Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy Scholarship selected by Maestro Kurt Masur, the former music director New York Philharmonic and Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra.