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Alumna Ann Fink hired by St. Louis Symphony Orchestra

The St. Louis Symphony Orchestra announced its four new hires on Monday. Violinist and Jacobs alumna Ann Fink will join … Continue reading Continue reading

Alumna Melanie Diener receives rave review for “Tristan und Isolde”

Alumna Melanie Diener, a former student of Carlos Montane, recently received a rave review in the May 2013 issue of … Continue reading Continue reading

Alumnae Abigail Mitchell and Paloma Friedhoff Bello win 2nd and 3rd place in 60th annual Washington International Competition for Singers

Congratulations to sopranos Abigail Mitchell, BM’ 07, and Paloma Friedhoff Bello, MM’ 12, for their recent performances at the 60th … Continue reading Continue reading

Alumnus Tim Huizenga’s career continues to flourish in the few years since graduation

In February 2013, Tim Huizenga (BSOF’ 07, PD’ 08) won an audition for “The President’s Own” United States Marine Band … Continue reading Continue reading

Alumnus Albert Wang’s career continues to flourish into 2013

Violinist and alumnus Albert Wang (BM’ 79) was a featured soloist at the 2012 Jakarta International Music Festival and at … Continue reading Continue reading

ISO to perform works of alumnus, Son Lux (Ryan Lott)

The ISO And NewAm Present: Son Lux And Shara Worden Edwin Outwater, Conductor Shara Worden (My Brightest Diamond), Vocalist Son … Continue reading Continue reading

Alumnus Larry Jacobson (MM ’90) named a best-selling author for his book “Ready, Aim, Captivate! Put Magic in Your Message and a Fortune in your Future”

Quoting the press release from T.I.M.E. Institute, LLC “Larry M. Jacobson has become a #1 international best-selling author with his … Continue reading Continue reading

Jacobs School alumni, former students of Carlos Montane, continue to thrive in European opera houses

Four Jacobs School alumni, and former students of Carlos Montane, are currently excelling in various roles in Europe and around … Continue reading Continue reading

Alumnus Ertan Torgul (PD ’92) with the SOLI Chamber Ensemble wins Adventurous Programming Award

The SOLI Chamber Ensemble, with member and alumnus Ertan Torgul (PD ’92), recently received the prestigious CMA/ASCAP “Adventurous Programming Award”. San … Continue reading Continue reading

Alumnus Samson Neslund works on award-winning documentary “Blood Brother”

Samson Neslund (BM ’12) recently worked as the dialogue editor on the documentary, “Blood Brother”, which premiered at the 2013 … Continue reading Continue reading