Christine Lyons Wins Metropolitan Opera National Council Regional Final

Soprano Christine Lyons (MM ’16, Voice) won first place in the New England Regional Finals of the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions that were held at New England Conservatory’s Jordan Hall on Sunday, January 27. She won $6,000, coaching time with the Metropolitan Opera’s artistic staff, and will advance to the National Semifinals to be […]

Sean Jones Interviewed in Downbeat

Richard and Elizabeth Case Chair Sean Jones, jazz was interviewed by Geoffrey Himes about how he has restructured the jazz department at Peabody. He emphasizes the importance of “the hang” or when young jazz players interact with more seasoned performers to learn the craft. Jones also comments on the importance of living where you work […]