Michael Hersch’s Opera Gets Reviews in Chicago

Faculty artist Michael Hersch (BM ’95, MM ’97, Composition) had the Chicago premiere of his opera, On the Threshold of Winter, on January 18 and 20. Chicago-based Ensemble Dal Niente hosted guest soprano, Ah Young Hong (BM ’98, MM ’01, Voice), who originated the leading role. The performance was reviewed in the Chicago Tribune and […]

Derrick Wang to Premiere New Compsition

Peabody faculty artist and Preparatory alum Derrick Wang will premiere a new work There is a Road: Scenes for Concert Band with the Baltimore Symphonic Band. Performances are sponsored by Community College of Baltimore County. There will be two concerts: the first on Saturday, February 3, at 2:00 pm at CCBC Catonsville, Center for the […]

Mark Janello Premieres New Composition

Peabody theory department faculty member Mark Janello’s new work, Quartet for String Trio and Harpsichord, will receive its world premiere on Sunday, February 4, in Durham, N.C. Commissioned by Elaine Funaro for the Mallarmé Chamber Players, it will be part of a concert including music by Mozart, Anne Louise Brillon de Joey, and Boccherini, in […]