Milhaud: Oresteia of Aeschylus – Dan Kempson (BM ’07, Voice) sings on this Naxos recording by University of Michigan Symphony Orchestra, Percussion Ensemble, University Choirs, and UMS Choral Union. He will also perform the role of Dancairo in Carmen at the Santa Fe Opera.
Canción Amorosa – this debut album by Corinne Winters (MM ’07, Voice) explores the often neglected repertoire of Spanish music, including Catalan, Basque, Sephardi and Castilian music. Winters will make her Washington National Opera in the role of Mimi in Puccini’s La bohème, November 1-15.
Ken Lam (MM ’08, Conducting), who was recently appointed music director designate of the Charleston Symphony Orchestra, has been appointed the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra’s associate conductor for education. He will lead the BSO in two Family Series concerts, as well as continuing to direct the Baltimore Symphony Youth Orchestras.