Peabody alumnus Ryan Dorsey (BM ’07, Composition) was recently elected as Baltimore’s new 3rd district city councilman. He has began his service to the city on Dec. 8 and has been endorsed by The Baltimore Sun. The election news was featured in a Baltimore Sun article titled Baltimore voters elect eight new City Council members.
Jessica Satava (MM ’04, Voice) won second place in The 2016 American Prize in Vocal Performance- Friedrich and Virginia Schorr Memorial Award. The award recognizes and rewards the best performances by classically trained vocalists in America based on submitted recordings.