Joel Fan releases CD, Dances for Piano and Orchestra

Joel Fan (MM ’94, Piano) released a CD on October 14, Dances for Piano and Orchestra, through Reference Recordings. The recording features more obscure works by composers Chopin, Saint-Saëns and Weber as well as works by Pierné, Castro, Gottschalk and Cadman. It is available for purchases through Amazon and a full interview can be found in […]

Mary Barto is named quarter-finalist for Music Educator Award

Mary Barto, (BM ’67, Flute) and a faculty member at Mannes College The New School for Music, was a quarter-finalist for the Music Educator Award presented by the Recording Academy and the Grammy Foundation. A total of 222 quarter-finalists were announced from more than 7,000 initial nominations. The Music Educator Award was established to recognize current […]

Mary Burke wins first prize at YST concerto competition

Mary Burke, a student of Phyllis Bryn-Julson, won first prize in the Conservatory Concerto Competition: Voice Finals at the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music of the National University of Singapore. Burke is in the joint degree program, which combines elements of each conservatory’s curriculum for specific majors. Peabody students begin in Baltimore and benefit […]