Monthly Archives: September 2010

Students Emma Gerstein and Jiyoun Hur joint winners at Alexander and Buono International Flute Competition

Congratulations to Emma Gerstein and Jiyoun Hur, students of Thomas Robertello, who is a first-prize winners at the 2010 Alexander … Continue reading Continue reading

Efrain Hoyos receives Mention of Honor in Columbia competition

In May 2010, Efrain Hoyos won Special Prize “Mention of Honor” at the V International Competition for Young Guitarists – … Continue reading Continue reading

Carol Vaness upcoming performances

Carol Vaness will be singing the role written for Elizabeth Soederstrom (Julianna) in the Dominick Argento opera The Aspern Papers … Continue reading → Continue reading

Angela Brown to sing on steps of Lincoln Memorial

Angela Brown has been asked by the organizers of the One Nation Working Together March on Washington to sing on … Continue reading → Continue reading

Joshua Bell joins the NY Phil board of directors

Violinist Joshua Bell, along with Itzhak Perlman, has joined the Board of Directors of the New York Philharmonic. >> Click … Continue reading Continue reading

Alumnus Chris Lysack performance update

Alumnus Chris Lysack spent the summer at Glimmerglass Opera, where he performed a recital and the role of Mr. Splinters … Continue reading → Continue reading

Rebecca Nathanson, IU winner in Palm Beach Opera Competition

Soprano Rebecca Nathanson was the fourth-place winner in the junior division of the Palm Beach Opera Competition and the only … Continue reading → Continue reading

Sharon Harms performance update

After a busy season of concerts, student projects, and premieres of faculty and student compositions, Sharon Harms ended the semester … Continue reading → Continue reading

Clint Needham is a finalist for the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra Project 440 Commission

Clint Needham is one of three Jacobs alumni composers to join the group of 12 finalists for the Orpheus Chamber … Continue reading Continue reading

Soprano Nadja Michael opens Chicago Lyric Opera season

Soprano Nadja Michael will open the season of the Chicago Lyric Opera on Oct. 1 as Lady Macbeth in Verdi’s Macbeth. The title role will be sung by Thomas Hampson. Michael is a student of Carlos Montane. Continue reading