Ah Young Hong and Joel Puckett Receive 2022 Catalyst Award Grants

Associate Professor of Voice, Ah Young Hong, and Associate Professor of Music Theory, Joel Puckett, were among 38 early-career faculty members from across Johns Hopkins University selected to receive 2022 Catalyst Awards, an honor that comes with a $75,000 grant, mentoring opportunities, and institutional recognition.

Agustin Muriago Joins the Roster of Yamaha Artists

Headshot of Agustin Muriago

Agustin Muriago, Assistant Professor of Keyboard Skills, has joined the prestigious roster of Yamaha Artists. “I am proud to be a Yamaha Artist and to belong to an organization whose vision of classical music responds to the needs of performers, students, and audiences alike,” states Muriago. Muriago joins Yamaha Artists within the Peabody community, including […]

Angel Lam Featured on Radio Television Hong Kong

Angel Lam

Angel Lam (MM ’03, DMA ’11, Composition; MM ’05, Music Theory) had a piece “Once upon a time, a village in the southern sea…” featured on Radio Television Hong Kong. The performance was shown on Hong Kong’s main TV channel and also through a radio broadcast. Lam was also featured on the cover and in […]

Agustin Muriago Presents Online Lecture

Agustin Muriago, assistant professor of keyboard skills, presented an online lecture for the Kansas State University piano studio on October 13. The lecture, entitled “Unheard Voices: American Piano Works from Underrepresented Groups”, explored repertoire by composers from various backgrounds and generations.

Peabody Leaders Present at Blackboard World 2020

On July 21, Director of Academic Technology and Instructional Design Joseph Montcalmo, Instructional Technologist Martine Richards, and Music Theory Professor and Online Course Coordinator Stephen Stone presented at Blackboard World 2020. In the virtual presentation, titled “Graduate-Level Prerequisite Testing and Remedial Education in the Age of COVID-19,” the trio discussed how Peabody successfully migrated its […]

Richard Drehoff Jr. Receives Library of Congress Commission

Doctoral student Richard Drehoff Jr. (MM ’18, Composition, Music Theory Pedagogy) was commissioned by the Dina Koston and Roger Shapiro Fund for New Music in the Library of Congress as part of The Boccaccio Project: A Series of Musical Responses to the COVID-19 Pandemic. His piece for solo oboe, shadow of a difference / falling, was […]

Jenine Brown Published

Assistant Professor Jenine Brown, music theory, and Nathan Cornelius (DMA ’18, Guitar) recently published an article on “Hearing tetrachords in an atonal context” in the Journal of New Music Research. Doctoral piano student Jun Luke Foster recorded the music, and 72 Peabody students participated in the experiment, which was funded in part by at Faculty […]

Kip Wile Elected President of MTSMA

Peabody Music Theory Professor Kip Wile has been elected president and Assistant Professor Jenine Brown has been elected secretary of the Music Theory Society of the Mid-Atlantic. The Society for Music Theory promotes the development of and engagement with music theory as a scholarly and pedagogical discipline.

Joel Puckett’s “The Fix” Streamed by Minnesota Opera

Chair and Associate Professor of Music Theory Joel Puckett’s opera The Fix will be included in the Minnesota Opera’s new digital summer series. The opera, a tale of epic proportions set against the backdrop of America’s favorite pastime baseball, will be available for streaming online from Thursday, June 4 to Tuesday, July 19.