Arcadia Chorale Releases Second Virtual Recording

Matthew Rupcich

The Arcadia Chorale, led by Matthew Rupcich (BM ’90, Music Education), released its second virtual recording of the 2020-21 season performing O Nata Lux by Morten Lauridsen. Each singer was recorded individually and using green screen technology digitally added to the performance space.

Walt Lindberg Releases “Carols”

Walt Lindberg (MM ’11, Music Education) released a solo finger style guitar album called “Carols.” The album features 10 original arrangements of favorite Christmas carols.

Matthew Rupcich Leads Arcadia Chorale in Virtual Performance

Matthew Rupcich

The Arcadia Chorale, led by Matthew Rupcich (BM ’90, Music Education), released its first virtual recording of the 2020-21 season performing How Can I Keep from Singing arranged by Z. Randall Stroope. Each singer was recorded individually and using green screen technology digitally added to the performance space.

Alumni Perform Micro-Concerts for Microgrants

Peabody alumni are involved in a new organization called Lift Music Fund, which mission is to make achievement in music more accessible and equitable. The group awards microgrants every month to Black, Latinx, and Native American student musicians to help offset the incidental costs of pursuing a career in music – things like equipment, lessons, […]

Peabody musicians in finals of the World Bach Competition

Three Peabody musicians are finalists in the World Bach Competition sponsored by the Boulder Bach Festival – Kristen Dubenion-Smith (MM ’05, Voice) in the Professional Vocalist category, Wade Davis (MM ’11, GPD ’13, Baroque Violoncello) in the Professional Instrumentalist Category, and junior Teresa Deskur, a French horn and music education student who plays recorder, in […]

Jubilation Foundation Names Daniel Trahey Fellowship Recipient

Preparatory faculty artist Daniel Trahey (BM ’00, Tuba, Music Education) has received a two-year fellowship from the Jubilation Foundation, which funds teaching artists and organizations with an exceptional talent for bringing joy to people through music and movement particularly in communities with the least access. Trahey recently created the Collective Conservatory during the current global […]

Alumni in Mind on Fire Virtual Variety Show

Mind on Fire presented 11 short, art performances in a Virtual Variety Show with music, poetry, prose, improvisation, opera, puppetry, song, and space online on July 11 in collaboration with the Enoch Pratt Free Library. Taylor Hillary Boykins (MM ’14, Voice), Jennifer Hughson (MM ’12, Clarinet), Tyrone Page Jr (BM ’16, MM ’18, Saxophone; BM […]