2016 New Music Gathering Featured in The Wall Street Journal

The 2016 New Music Gathering, held at Peabody on January 7-9, was featured in The Wall Street Journal on Tuesday, January 12. The article, by Allan Kozinn, highlighted the conferences many events, mentioning performances of works by faculty artists David Smooke – one of the event’s organizers – and Amy Beth Kirsten, as well as numerous […]

Denyce Graves Speaks at 34th Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration

Faculty artist Denyce Graves was a keynote speaker at this year’s 34th Martin Luther King Jr. Commemoration event at Johns Hopkins on Friday, January 8. This was the first event held after Dr. Levi Watkins Jr., who founded the event in 1982, passed away in April at the age of 70. Both keynote speakers had […]