Violist Willy Sucre (’75, Viola) will return to Western New Mexico University’s President’s Chamber Music Series this Tuesday, September 26 at 7:00 pm. Sucre was involved in the inaugural season last year and will appear this year as part of a quartet.
Composition Department Chair Michael Hersch (BM ’95, MM ’97, Composition) will give the European premiere of his The Vanishing Pavilions, Book 1 on Saturday, October 14, at 5:30 pm. It will take place at Festival Dag in de Branding at The Hague, Netherlands.
Musicologist Bonnie Gordon (University of Virginia) will deliver a talk entitled “What if Orpheus was an Automaton?” in the Peabody Institute Musicology Colloquium series this coming Tuesday, September 26 at 5:30 pm. The talk, which is free and open to the public, will be held in the Conservatory Building Room 308C and followed by a light reception. Please join us!
Faculty artist Victoria Chiang, viola, was featured on the Violin Channel’s blog in August. She discussed the steps she took to find success in her professional life – between graduating and winning a professorship.
Roderick Demmings Jr. (BM ’16, Organ) will play this Sunday for the Abyssinia Baptist Church in Harlem, New York. The service will be streamed here at 10:00 am, Sunday, September 24.