Gary Thomas interviewed in Baltimore Sun

Gary Thomas, director and chair of Jazz Studies,  was featured in a Baltimore Sun article, Baltimorean Gary Thomas is world-class jazz saxophonist by Mary Carole McCauley. McCauley discusses Thomas meeting Johns Hopkins University President Ronald J. Daniels, who owned some of Thomas’s albums before arriving at Hopkins, and how they put together a local jazz […]

Beijing Guitar Duo performs in San Francisco

The Beijing Guitar Duo, made up of Meng Su (PC ’09, GPD ’11, Guitar) and Yameng Wang (MM ’08, GPD ’11, Guitar), gave their third concert appearance for San Francisco Performances (SFP). They first appeared on a program with their teacher, Manuel Barrueco, in 2010 and gave their first full concert program at the end […]

Cendrillon reviewed in Baltimore Sun

The Peabody Opera Department’s weekend run of Cendrillon was reviewed in the Baltimore Sun by Tim Smith. The staging was “endearing” while “everyone onstage revealed an appreciation for the subtlety and elegance of the score.” Smith called the playing by the Peabody Symphony Orchestra “refined”, attentively conducted by Hajime Teri Murai. Read the full review […]