Aspen String Trio featured on WBJC on September 27

The Aspen String Trio, of which faculty artist Victoria Chiang, viola, and Michael Mermagen (BM ’84, Cello) are members, will be featured on Music in Maryland on WBJC, 91.5 FM, Maryland’s Classical Music Station on September 27 at 6 pm. The program will include Brahms Trio in A minor, Op. 114 for Viola, Cello and […]

Baltimore Lieder Weekend occurring October 17-19

The fifth season of the Baltimore Lieder Weekend will occur at An die Musik Live, October 17-19. The focus will be “le chant wagnerien,” and will feature Peabody alumni Daniel Schlosberg (BM ’00, MM ’01, Piano), Andrea Edith Moore, Ryan De Ryke, Kimberly Christie, and Andrew Stewart, as well as guest scholar Susan Bernstein of […]

Garnett Bruce directs Turandot, wins Wilde Award

Opera faculty member Garnett Bruce directed a production of Turandot at the Michigan Opera Theatre, which won a 2014 Wilde Award for Best Opera.  It was awarded by EncoreMichigan.com, a web-based publication focused on Michigan’s professional theater industry.

Denyce Graves receives honorary doctorate

Faculty artist Denyce Graves, mezzo-soprano, received an honorary doctorate from New England Conservatory on September 24. Graves was presented with the degree by Tony Woodcock, president of NEC, before conducting a masterclass with current NEC students.

Leon Fleisher’s “All the Things You Are” America’s Classical Top-Seller

Norman Lebrecht reports that Leon Fleisher’s “All the Things You Are” has topped the US classical charts this week. The album comes on the Bridge Records label, founded by Peabody alumni David and Becky Starobin, and edged out releases from Deutsche Grammophon, Sony, and Warner labels. All the Things You Are – Bridge Records