The Long Journey for Excellence

Hee-Youn Choue

South Korean musicians, the largest group of international students at Peabody, exhibit a passion for music and continuous improvement.

Korean Alumni: Making Their Way and Staying Connected

Korea has more Peabody alumni, about 200, than any country other than the United States. In fact, it has more than all but five or six U.S. states. Not only is there a Korean Chapter of the Society of Peabody Alumni with some 150 members, but an all-Korean Peabody Alumni Orchestra.

Eric Zuber Wins the Bösendorfer USASU International Piano Competition

Eric Zuber (BM ’05, AD ’09, Piano), a Preparatory and Conservatory alumnus who is currently a DMA candidate studying with Boris Slutsky, received first prize winner at the Bösendorfer USASU International Piano Competition in Tempe, Ariz. The David Katzin Award includes $15,000, a gold medal solo recital at the Bösendorfer Saal in Vienna, and a […]

Jake Runestad composition performed at Pennsylvania Choral Festival and Carnegie Hall

The Pennsylvania Collegiate Choral Festival, with guest conductor Patrick Dupré Quigley, performed I Will Lift Mine Eyes by Jake Runestad (MM ’11, Composition) at Slippery Rock University, in Slippery Rock, Penn., on Feb. 16. The work was also performed by the University of South Florida Chamber Singers, under the GRAMMY-nominated conductor James Bass, in concert […]