Monthly Archives: November 2012

Alumnus Jason Duika (baritone) covers major roles at Wichita Grand Opera and more

Baritone Jason Duika, graduated 2012 – PD – voice is covering the roles of IAGO in Verdi’s masterpiece Otello in … Continue reading → Continue reading

Clint Needham guest composer at Lawrence Conservatory of Music

Alumnus Clint Needham was recently a guest at the Lawrence Conservatory of Music in Appleton, WI where the orchestra opened … Continue reading Continue reading

Benjamin Taylor’s recent performances

Jacobs composition student Benjamin Taylor enjoyed performances of his music this past month in Spain, Iowa, Virginia, Ohio, Michigan, Kentucky … Continue reading Continue reading

Gonçalo Lourenço receives Black Square Project commission

Jacobs composition student Gonçalo Lourenço received a commission to write a solo piano piece as part of “The Black Square Project”. … Continue reading Continue reading

Music Theory Department welcomes Joseph Straus for mini residency, two public lectures

As part of the Five Friends Master Class Series and the Robert Samels Visiting Scholar Program, the Music Theory Department … Continue reading Continue reading

Jacobs School and Ryder Series present film “Orchestra of Exiles”

He rescued some of the world’s greatest musicians to create one of the world’s greatest orchestras . . . . … Continue reading Continue reading

Nigel North performsand teaches in festivals in England and Germany, releases two CDs

Professor of Lute Nigel North has been busy this fall! In October, he was in England to participate in the … Continue reading Continue reading

Josh Conyers and Nathaniel Olson win Singers Club of Cleveland national competition

Congratulations to Jacobs School students Joshua Conyers and Nathaniel Olson, who won first and third prizes respectively in the S. … Continue reading → Continue reading

Carlos Vincetti Frizzo Named Winner of Choral Composition Contest

Doctoral student in choral conducting Carlos Vincetti Frizzo has been named  winner of the Contemporary Vocal Ensemble (CVE) Choral Composition … Continue reading Continue reading

REVIEW (HT – Symphony Orchestra) Doctoral candidate a hit in solo with orchestra

HeraldTimesOnline.com MUSIC REVIEW: SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA AND SHAKIROVA Doctoral candidate a hit in solo with orchestra By Peter Jacobi H-T Reviewer … Continue reading Continue reading