Peabody alumnus John “Adidam” Littlejohn (MM ’02, GPD ’04, Violin) released a new album entitled Caterpillar Chronicles. The Hip Hop album was created using only sounds from Littlejohn’s vocals and violin. He strives to create a unique blend of many different kinds of music, including hip-hop, classical, Middle-Eastern, jazz, gospel, and Latin.
Faculty artist Amit Peled is a character in a children’s book A Cello Named Pablo which tells the story of Pablo Casals’ cello and how it came to be played by Peled. The book, published by Catch the Moment: Classical Books (CTM), was written by Marni Fogelson and was illustrated by Avi Katz. The project, launched on […]
Daniel Jacobs (MM ’15, GPD ’17, Viola) will be an ArtistYear Fellow this coming year. ArtistYear, an AmeriCorps program, is intended to bring arts education to students around the country, both in- and after-school. Jacobs will work with Beginning Strings, the portion of the program that teaches elementary students lessons in violin, viola, or cello, […]