Monthly Archives: April 2012

Karen Kness appointed to faculty at Western Michigan University

Congratulations to soprano student Karen Kness, who has been appointed Assistant Professor of Voice at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo. … Continue reading

Kimberly Carballo, Elizabeth Nixon, and Diana Nixon in residence in Kenya

Jacobs alumna Diana Nixon, Coordinating Opera Coach Kimberly Carballo, and freshman vocal student Elizabeth Nixon recently returned from a two-week music workshop … Continue reading

Riley Svatos a winner in Shirley Raab Winston Scholarship Competiton

Riley Svatos, a student of Costanza Cuccaro, won second place and $1,500 in the Shirley Raab Winston Scholarship Competiton sponsored … Continue reading

Edwin Penhorwood’s “Too Many Sopranos”

Jacobs faculty member Edwin Penhorwood’s comic opera, Too Many Sopranos, has a new publisher: E. C. Schirmer. The opera has had over … Continue reading

JSoM student ensemble to premiere chamber version of Schoenberg’s Op. 8 (Sechs Orchesterlieder) in April

A group of JSoM instrumentalists and soprano Sarah E. Martin join to perform the full American premiere of Schoenberg’s Op. … Continue reading