Atlas String Quartet will participate in Fischoff Competition

The Atlas String Quartet- Lavena Johanson (MM ’13, Cello), Master of Music violin students Joshua Hong and Ethan Siegel, and MM viola student Eric D’Alessandro- was selected to participate in the prestigious Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition in May. Founded in 2013, the group is coached by cellist Michael Kannen, Director of Chamber Music at […]

Amanda Krew and Walker Phillips won NATS Competition

Preparatory voice student Amanda Krew won first place in the NATS State Competition for Junior/Senior Advanced High School Women. She will attend Tanglewood this summer, and was also accepted to Interlochen and Walnut Hill summer programs. Preparatory voice student Walker Phillips won first place in the NATS State Competition for Freshman/Sophomore Beginning High School Men.  […]

Upcoming performances of early music

On March 30, countertenor Peter Lee (BM ’06, MM ’08, Voice) and faculty artist Ah Young Hong (BM ’98, MM ’01, Voice) will perform Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater with Charm City Baroque. The program will also include works by Handel. Concert at 3:30 pm at Second Presbyterian Church, 4200 St. Paul Street, Baltimore, MD 21218; Free […]

Kevin Payne recital at Juilliard

Kevin Payne (BM ’08, Guitar; MM ’10, Lute) was the first lutenist accepted into Juilliard’s Historical Performance program. Payne will perform his GPD recital at Juilliard on April 22.

Richardson and Moody accepted into Yale

BM voice student Daniel Moody, countertenor, has been accepted to Yale University’s prestigious Institute of Sacred Music. Nola Richardson (MM ’11, Voice) has been accepted into both Yale University’s Institute of Sacred Music and the School of Music’s doctoral program.

Upcoming performances of works by David Smooke

On March 28, Loadbang will perform the world premiere of the second volume of A Baby Bigger Grows Than Up Was, by chair of Peabody’s Music Theory department David Smooke (MM ’95, Composition).  The piece, a setting of an alphabetical story by Michael Kimball writing as Andy Devine, will be presented at the DiMenna Center […]