Aaron Dworkin Speaks on Diversity in the Arts at the Dean’s Symposium and on WYPR

Peabody Preparatory alumnus and founder and president of the Sphinx Organization, Aaron Dworkin was featured on WYPR’s Midday Segment with Tom Hall and Kathleen Cahill on Oct. 10. Mr. Dworkin discussed steps major national orchestras and other art institutions must take to ensure racial diversity, equity, and inclusion. Mr. Dwokin also lead a talk at […]

Recording and Performing Kernis’ Second Symphony

This is a guest post by violinist and GPD candidate Kaleigh Acord.   Last week, the Peabody Symphony Orchestra spent three days recording Aaron Jay Kernis’ Second Symphony. This turbulent, athletic piece was written in response to political strife in the 1990s, with themes of discord and war. Marin Alsop, director of Peabody’s graduate conducting […]