Kisma Jordan Releases OperaSOUL Experience and EP Reply

Kisma Jordan (GPD ’12, Opera) released The OperaSOUL Experience, a concert that blends operatic vocals with soul-pop music, and The OperaSOUL EP, her first solo recording. The concert was grant-funded through the Knight Foundation’s Knight Arts Challenge-Detroit and will be presented at The Carr Center later in the 2021 season.

Monica Daly Joined Opera ColumbusAs Resident Artist Pianist and Vocal Coach Reply

Monica Daly (GPD ’20, Vocal Accompanying) joined Opera Columbus, in partnership with Capital University, as resident artist pianist and vocal coach for 2020-2021. For Opera Columbus, Daly served as Chorus Master and Pianist for mainstage productions, educational tours, and other community engagement programs. She joined the Capital University vocal performance faculty as a Diction Instructor and vocal coach for opera and musical theatre productions.

Music by Viet Cuong, Performed by Peabody Wind Ensemble Used in Smithsonian Podcast Reply

Articulated: Dispatches from the Archives of American Art is a new podcast series from the Smithsonian’s Archives of American Art which uses music from Sound and Smoke, composed by Viet Cuong (BM ’11, MM ’12, Composition) and performed by the Peabody Wind Ensemble with Harlan Parker conducting.