Excerpts from the opera With Blood, With Ink were performed at New York City Opera’s Vox showcase on Friday, April 30. The work, by composer Daniel Crozier (MM ’89, DMA ’94, Composition) and librettist Peter Krask (MM ’91, Music Criticism), was performed at Peabody in 1993 and 2000. Click here for video and audio from the project.
Robert Grande, a guitar minor studying with Serap Gray, received second prize in the college division of the Philadelphia Classical Guitar Society’s Student Guitar Competition. A sophomore at The Johns Hopkins University’s Whiting School of Engineering, Grande is majoring in mechanical engineering.
Junior Gabe Slotnick and master’s candidate Jongsu Lee received “Outstanding Performance” recognition for their submission to the 2010 Downbeat Magazine Student Music Awards in the category of “Engineered Live Recording.” The pair submitted their recording of Mike Formanek and Tim Murphy’s Sylvia Adalman Artist Recital Series performance of new jazz works at Peabody on November 11, 2009.