Peter Folliard Appointed Dean of the Augustana University School of Music

Peter Folliard (MM ’09, Conducting, Euphonium) has been appointed the inaugural dean for the Augustana University School of Music in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Folliard joined Augustana in 2017 as the conductor of the Augustana Orchestra. He also created Augustana’s world-class recording studio, Studio 47, which produces a number of podcasts and recordings.

Coby Schoolman Interviewed by Christian Science Monitor

Coby Schoolman, a sophomore French horn student at Peabody, was interviewed in a story in the Christian Science Monitor about how arts students learned online during lockdown. He says that by recording and reviewing videos of himself practicing, he has a point of reference he didn’t have from in-person lessons.