Tim Smith highlights spring concerts featuring Peabody artists

Tim Smith, The Baltimore Sun‘s music critic, highlights several spring concerts featuring Peabody artists in “A notable, Kickstarter-funded concert of new and vintage American choral music,” including “Stinney” and works by composers Joshua Bornfield and Peter Dayton.

Zuill Bailey featured in The Green Room

Zuill Bailey (BM ’94, Cello) joins host Lara Downes for an emotionally raw, profoundly real conversation about life on the road and fatherhood at home in The Green Room, a radio series about the real lives of classical musicians distributed by the WFMT Radio Network.

Baltimore Chamber Orchestra’s Summer Conducting Seminar at Peabody

Co-Director of the Conducting Program Markand Thakar will lead the Baltimore Chamber Orchestra’s Summer Conducting Seminar from June 12-22 at Peabody. Henry Fogel, preeminent among American orchestra administrators, will be in residence providing individual career counseling.

Joel Fan performs on Kennedy Center’s Millennium Stage

On Wednesday June 17, at 6:00 pm, Joel Fan (MM ’94, Piano) will perform “From China with Love – Connecting Cultures through Music,” a solo recital presented in collaboration with the National YoungArts Foundation, at the Kennedy Center’s Millennium Stage. The concert will provide an insightful look into China’s rapidly changing musical landscape, featuring works […]

World premiere of Joel Puckett work by the Crossing

On Sunday, June 14, at 4:00 pm, the world premiere of Music Theory faculy member Joel Puckett’s I enter the earth will be given by the Crossing, a professional chamber choir conducted by Donald Nally and dedicated to new music, in Philadelphia. Joel Puckett speaks about his new work in this video.

Alumni represent at Yale School of Music Symposium on Music in Schools

The Yale School of Music selected 38 participants for the fifth Symposium on Music in Schools, which took place June 4–7. Each organization received the Yale University Distinguished Educator Award, including the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra’s OrchKids program, represented by Dan Trahey (BM ’00, Tuba, Music Education), and the Portland Symphony Orchestra’s PSO Musical Explorers program […]

Amit Peled profiled in From The Grapevine

From The Grapevine, a website which provides a fresh perspective on Israel, profiles faculty artist Amit Peled in “Cellist finds musical nirvana playing Pablo Casals’ 280-year-old cello.”

Gan wins position with Oregon Symphony

Antoinette Gan (BM ’11, cello), a former student of Amit Peled and Alison Wells who recently received a Master of Music degree from the Shepherd School of Music, has won a section cello position with the Oregon Symphony.