Peabody dance sophomore Constance Ui-Seng Francois will make her Broadway debut in the upcoming West Side Story revival in the ensemble. The opening of the show is set for February 6, 2020 in New York City. This will be the first re-imagining of the show since the original.
Doctoral candidate Sun-A Park, piano, released a CD “Clementi: Keyboard Sonatas, Opp. 2, 7, 9 & 12.” The recording is now available on Amazon and was released on Naxos.
Marin Alsop was interviewed on “Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me” on NPR Podcasts.
Delaware County Symphony’s artist-in-residence and newly-appointed chamber music director, Jennifer Nicole Campbell (BM ’14, MM ’15, Piano), celebrated Bastille Day with a performance of her arrangement of the French National Anthem, La Marseillaise, at Neumann University. In a unique and diverse collaboration with the Philadelphia and Wilmington Honorary Consul of France Michael Scullin, Campbell created a video celebrating French’s unique annual celebration.
Sophomore Victoria Frances Young, piano, recently participated in the Piano Concerto Festival in Budapest, Hungary July 6-14. There, she tied for first place, the orchestra special prize, and was the only one invited back to perform a concert with the Danube Symphony Orchestra in Budapest next season. At the festival, she was able to study with Stanislav Loudenitch and perform in the Danube Place.