Elaine Lachica (BM ’97, Voice) won a Juno Award for Classical Album of the Year: Vocal or Choral Performance with her ensemble L’Harmonie Des Saisons. The CD Las Ciudades de Oro, which explores the music of Spain’s New World colonies, also features conductor and harpsichordist Eric Milnes and multi-instrumentalist and artistic director Mélisande Corriveau.
Faculty jazz bass artist Michael Formanek and GPD jazz bass student Alex Fournier will present a concert of their original solo bass music on Thursday, April 21 at 5th Dimension, on the 5th floor of the H&H building at 405 W Franklin Street. Doors open at 8:30 pm with the concert starting at 9:30 pm. […]
UrbanArias production of Tom Cipullo’s Josephine at the Atlas Performing Arts Center on Sunday, April 3 received a review in The Washington Post titled “UrbanArias visits Baker, Stein and Picasso in Paris, and beyond.” Melissa Wimbish (GPD ’11, Voice; GPD ’14, Chamber Music) sang the role of Josephine Baker. “Beautifully prepared, vocally stunning, and theatrically […]
Peabody Conservatory Distinguished Alumni Award winner Carter Brey (BM ’76, Cello) was featured on the Saturday, April 9 episode of A Prairie Home Companion. Listen to the full episode here. Mr. Brey is featured most prominently in the clip titled “Cello.”