Monthly Archives: May 2011

Don Freund’s “PASSION with Tropes” receives strong review in Sequenza21

Following two performances in May, Don Freund’s PASSION with Tropes received a strong review in the online Web site Sequenza21. … Continue reading Continue reading

London’s Academy of St Martin in the Fields appoints Joshua Bell as music director

Alumnus and Jacobs faculty member Joshua Bell is taking on the music directorship of the Academy of St Martin in … Continue reading Continue reading

Alumnus Noah Bendix-Balgley takes first prize at Vibrarte Competition

US violinist and Jacobs grad Noah Bendix-Balgley has won first prize at the Vibrarte Competition for violinists in Paris. The … Continue reading Continue reading

Alumnus Eric Nathan receives New York Youth Symphony First Music Commission!

Eric Nathan, MM’08, received a New York Youth Symphony First Music Commission for a new chamber work to be premiered … Continue reading Continue reading

Arundo Donax Ensemble performs in finals of the Fishoff Competition

Congratulations to the Jacobs School student ensemble Arundo-Donax, which performed in the finals of the Fishoff Competition on the campus … Continue reading Continue reading

“Rapturous” Reviews from Trio Micheletti’s Canadian Tour

Trio Micheletti, which consists of Canadian violinist Veronique Mathieu, Brazilian cellist Andre Micheletti, and Japanese pianist Jasmin Arakawa, returned from … Continue reading Continue reading

Ursula Kuhar appointed to faculty of Sweet Briar College

Recent graduate Ursula Kuhar, DM’11, voice, has been named Director and Assistant Professor of Arts Management at Sweet Briar College, … Continue reading → Continue reading

Harpist Heaven Fan awarded the Creative Renewal Arts Fellowship Award

Harpist Heaven Fan, DM’11, was awarded the Creative Renewal Arts Fellowship Award of the Arts Council of Indianapolis and Lilly … Continue reading Continue reading

Mitchell Shiner to perform with Disneyland All American College Band

Mitchell Shiner, a freshman Jazz Studies/Percussion student, will perform with the 2011 Disneyland All American College Band this summer in … Continue reading Continue reading

Guitar DM student Maja Radovanlija appointed to U Minnesota

Congratulations to Maja Radovanlija Guitar DM student has been appointed Guitar Teaching Specialist/ Lecturer at the School of Music at … Continue reading Continue reading