Alyssa Katahara, Michaela Trnkova’s former preparatory student, has earned a principal harp position with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra. Katahara will be a solo harpist alongside
Peabody Preparatory student Son Duong, a student of Professor Yong Hi Moon, received first place in the high school division for the Marian Garcia International
Dr. Anastasia Pike (MM ’07, Harp), a former student of the late harpist Jeanne Chalifoux, opened the 2021 Society for Arts Entrepreneurship Education’s virtual conference
Composition Professor Du Yun, Paola Prestini (’95, Composition), and Preparatory alumna Caroline Mallonee are among the 19 women composers commissioned by the New York Philharmonic
Preparatory student Lauren Edwards has been accepted to the first national cohort of Fortissima at the Colburn School. Fortissima is an artistic and leadership development
Preparatory voice students celebrated multiple competition wins:
Chad Bowles (MM ’05, GPD ’07, Piano), chair of the Preparatory’s Piano Department, and Conservatory faculty artist Alexander Shtarkman have been named Master Teachers for
Zoë Johnstone Stewart (MM ’05, Guitar), chair of the Preparatory Guitar department, has been elected to the Guitar Foundation of America board of trustees.