Tatevik Khoja-Eynatyan (BM ’11, GPD ’12, Percussion; MM ’11, Musicology) was one of 10 artists who performed on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, to honor the 300th anniversary of the birth of Sayat Novaat, the celebrated Armenian bard, at Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall in New York. The sold-out performance raised over $50,000 for the Armenian […]
Three commissioned works by Jake Runestad (MM ’11, Composition) were performed by Seraphic Fire on Dec. 12-16 at several locations in Southern Florida. The renowned Virginia Arts Festival has joined the commission for Dreams of the Fallen – Runestad’s newest work for solo piano, chorus, and orchestra. Cantus, a men’s vocal ensemble, premiered Runestad’s Fear […]
Brandon Keith Brown (MM ’11, Conducting) won third prize in the 2012 Georg Solti International Conductor’s Competition in Frankfurt, Germany. Over seven days, he competed against 22 candidates chosen from 405 applicants and 70 countries and received a cash prize of 5000 Euros.