Monthly Archives: April 2011

Student Thomas Florio wins second place in The American Prize vocal performance competition

Baritone Thomas Florio, a student of Brian Horne, has garnered second place in The American Prize in Vocal Performance—Friedrich and Virginia Schorr Memorial … Continue reading → Continue reading

McNair performs 20th Engagement with the Indianapolis Symphony

Soprano, alumna and faculty member Sylvia McNair celebrates her 20th engagement with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra in a performance titled … Continue reading → Continue reading

Alumnus Ricardo Morales named principal clarinet at NY Philharmonic

New York Phil Names Principal Clarinet By Susan Elliott MusicalAmerica.com April 27, 2011 Ricardo Morales has signed a contract with … Continue reading Continue reading

Doctoral student Nemanja Ostoich gives lectures and classes at Yale

Nemanja Ostoich, a doctoral student studying with Ernesto Bitetti, has been busy this semester, offering lectures and workshops in various universities in … Continue reading Continue reading

Sylvia McNair and writer Elisabeth Andrews win Society of Professional Journalists’ “Best in Indiana” award

Congratulations to Sylvia McNair and writer Elisabeth Andrews, who received second place for Medical/Science Reporting at the 2011 Society of Professional Journalists’ … Continue reading → Continue reading

Clint Needham has two orchestral commissions premiered

Clint Needham, DM’10, had two orchestral commissions premiered in early April 2011. The first work, Southern Air, was premiered by the Texarkana … Continue reading Continue reading

Chris Lysack sings with Staatsoper Hamburg

Chris Lysack, DM’09, has continued performing with the Staatsoper Hamburg in concerts, recitals, and numerous roles, including Monostatos (Die Zauberflaute), … Continue reading → Continue reading

Angela Mannino to sing at Wolf Trap

This summer, Angela Mannino will be singing the role of Colombina in Wolf-Ferrari’s Le Donne Curiose with the Wolf Trap … Continue reading → Continue reading

Carolina Castells sings with Des Moines Metro Opera

Carolina Castells will be singing with the Des Moines Metro Opera Apprenticeship Program this summer. She continues her studies with Costanza … Continue reading → Continue reading

Kathryn Leemhuis to sing with Opera Theatre of Saint Louis

Kathryn Leemhuis will be singing the role of Zerlina in Don Giovanni this summer with Opera Theatre of Saint Louis. She continues her … Continue reading → Continue reading