Robert Soma-Lewis is Mixing Engineer on Aralkum


Robert Soma-Lewis (BM ’04, Saxophone; BM ’05, Recording Arts) recently collaborated with noted violinist and London Contemporary Orchestra member Galya Bisengalieva as mixing engineer for her debut LP Aralkum, released on One Little Independent Records. The album has received wide critical acclaim, including write-ups from Pitchfork, Bandcamp Daily, FACT Magazine, Composer Magazine (Spitfire Audio), and […]

Wendel Patrick to Host Artworks on MPT

Wendel Patrick

Peabody faculty member Wendel Patrick has been named the host of Artworks on Maryland Public Television. Patrick will engage with artists on season 9 of Artworks in a conversation about all things creative interwoven with video profiles and/or performances.

Wendel Patrick and Shodekeh Featured on “Traveler”

Bady Dorzhu Ondar

BFA Dance musician Shodekeh and Recording Arts faculty artist Wendel Patrick are featured on “Traveler,” the first single from Tuvan throat-singer Bady Dorzhu Ondar’s debut album. The album was recorded at WTMD in fall 2019 and the music video illustrations were created by MICA animation students.

Wendel Patrick on MPT’s Artworks

Recording arts, faculty artist Wendel Patrick co-hosted, performed, and was interviewed on two episodes of Maryland Public Television’s newly revamped Artworks show in March, episodes 820 and 821.

Wendel Patrick Wins Grant

Faculty artist Wendel Patrick, recording arts, received an Art Works grant of $20,000 for his podcast Out of the Blocks.

Anthony Peña Signs With Recording Label

Peabody junior Anthony Peña, studying recording arts and computer music, has signed his recording group June Pastel with The Native Sound, an independent recording label. Their album will be released this summer, and features Peabody students, including jazz pianist Troy Long, jazz percussionist Kayin Scanterbury, Sean McFarland (’17, Composition), and John Murphy. This group will […]

Thomas Dolby Accepts Lifetime Achievement Award

Faculty artist Thomas Dolby accepted the Roland Lifetime Achievement Award. At the ceremony, he discussed his relationship with the company and performed his hit, “She Blinded Me With Science.”