Patrick Hawkins releases new CD

Patrick Hawkins (BM ’92, Organ) recently released a CD under Navona Records, Haydn and the English Lady. The record includes works by Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809) and Maria Hester Park (1760-1813), illustrating the diversity and refinement of Classical repertoire. Excerpts can be found on YouTube. Hawkins is an early keyboard specialist who has performed throughout […]

Andrew Cooperstock releases new Gershwin CD

Gershwin: Music for Violin and Piano, the newest release by Opus Two – Andrew Cooperstock (DMA ’88, Piano) and William Terwilliger, violin, with Ashley Brown, soprano – features transcriptions by Jascha Heifetz and Eric Stern. The CD, under Azica record label, was included in the American Record Guide in the November/December issue.

Jennifer Nicole Campbell wins Newark Symphony Orchestra Concerto Competition

Pianist and composer Jennifer Nicole Campbell (BM ’14, Piano) won first prize in the 2014 Newark Symphony Orchestra Concerto Competition on November 9. The prize includes a cash award and a performance with the Newark Symphony Orchestra in their Symphony Series taking place in the spring of 2015. She has previously performed in numerous competitions […]