Jason Love won the American Prize

Jason Love (BM ’92, Cello; MM ’94, Conducting) has won the 2013 American Prize in Orchestral Programming for his 2012-2013 season with the Columbia Orchestra.  Known as the Vytautas Marijosius Memorial Award, the prize “recognizes and rewards the best achievement in the unique field of orchestral programming, where the selection of repertoire by knowledgeable, creative […]

Rayna Slavova joins faculty at Fundación Universitaria in Columbia

Rayna Slavova (MM ’13, Vocal Accompanying) has been appointed a full time vocal coach and accompanist at the Fundación Universitaria Juan N Corpas in Bogota, Colombia. This position is the first of its kind at the University. She is also the principal vocal coach for the premiere of Accidental Death of an Anarchist, a new […]

Mary Trotter news

Mary Trotter (MM ’13, Vocal Accompanying) has been appointed as an adjunct theory professor, coach, and staff pianist at Whitworth University, and as a staff pianist for the vocal and choral department at Gonzaga University. She will accompany Metropolitan Opera baritone Aaron St. Claire Nicholson, the new artistic director of Opera Coeur d’Alene, for a […]

Ming-Ching Wu teaching piano in Taiwan

Ming-Ching Wu (MM ’08, Piano, Vocal Accompanying) is teaching Collaborative Piano and Chamber Music at the Graduate Institute at National Tainan University of the Arts in Taipei, Taiwan.  Wu also teaches at the Central Taiwan University of Science and Technology.

Johnson, Razskazoff, and St. Louis praised in Baltimore Sun

MM vocal accompanying student Celeste Johnson, BM voice student Alexandra Razskazoff, and GPD voice student Fitzgerald St. Louis were praised in the Baltimore Sun for their performances at the Lyric Opera Baltimore’s 2013-4 preview concert. Tim Smith wrote, “There was only a brief excerpt of ‘Dialogues,’ but enough to whet the appetite. And, eloquently accompanied by pianist Celeste […]