Rachel O’Connor Wins Irving Lowens Award

Rachel O'Connor

Doctoral candidate Rachel O’Connor won the American Musicological Society Capital Chapter’s Irving Lowens Award for Student Research for her paper “The Forced Migration of Venezuelan Musicians: The ‘music for social change movement’ as a transnational guardian in a time of unprecedented crisis.” O’Connor presented her research as a finalist on Saturday, April 10, 2021.

Maxwell Arceneaux Releases New Album “Identity”

Junior horn performance student Maxwell Arceneaux released his second EP album entitled Identity. The album is available on Apple Music, Spotify, Amazon Music, Tidal, I Heart Radio and other streaming platforms.

Denise Tryon Featured on Podcast

Faculty artist Denise Tryon, horn, was recently featured on The Brass Junkies Podcast. She talked about her career as a former member of the Philadelphia Orchestra and as a faculty member at Peabody.