Category: Alumni

Jacobs alumna Galia Arad to perform at Glastonbury Festival

Galia Arad, a JSoM alumna and former student of Alice Hopper and Meredith Mills Kiesgan, will be performing at the … Continue reading

Jacobs alumna Ursula Kuhar to present at the 2014 Association of Arts Administration Educators (AAAE) Annual Conference

Jacobs School of Music alumna Ursula Kuhar (DM Voice ’11) will be presenting on case studies and technology in the … Continue reading

Jacobs alumnus Richard Barrett to perform with Cappella Romana at Getty Villa

Richard Barrett (BM, Vocal Performance, ’05), presently a PhD candidate in the Indiana University Department of History completing a dissertation … Continue reading

Jacobs Alumna Among Winners Named in the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions

The Metropolitan Opera National Council recently announced Jacobs alumna Amanda Woodbury as one of its 5  winners for the 2014 … Continue reading

Update on alumnus Jason Wickson

Since mid-2012, tenor Jason Wickson has been on a non-stop 18 month journey, performing and debuting eight of opera’s most … Continue reading

Soprano Jennifer Rowley (MM, ’05) makes her Metropolitan Opera debut as Musetta in “La Bohème”

Jacobs School of Music alumna Jennifer Rowley will make her Met debut as Musetta in Zeffirelli’s beloved production of La Bohème, … Continue reading

Baritone John Orduña one of Broadway World’s Best of DC in 2013 Editor’s Picks

John Orduña’s performance as Donkey in “The Lion, The Unicorn, and Me” at the Kennedy Center this past December earned … Continue reading

Alumna Marcy Richardson (MM’ 04) performs in Handel’s “Agrippina”

Soprano Marcy Richardson recently performed as Poppea in Handel’s “Agrippina” to rave reviews.  The New York Times said of her … Continue reading

Jacobs alumna Cáitlín Burke performs in Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Patience”

Mezzo-soprano Cáitlín Burke was well-received in a recent New York Times review for her role as Lady Jane in the … Continue reading

Robin J. Smith appointed to the faculty of Lamar University

Robin Smith, (DM Vocal Performance 2012), has recently been appointed to the voice faculty of Lamar University as Instructor of … Continue reading