Preparatory piano student Eric Lin and his partner Carter Johnson tied for second place in the One-Piano, Four Hands Ensemble category in the 2018 New York International Piano Competition. The winners were announced at an awards ceremony at Manhattan School of Music on Friday evening, June 22. Prizes and awards totaling $50,000 were presented.
Guilherme Andreas (GPD ’18, Flute) has been selected to be a member of the 2019 Global Leaders Program. It is a nine-month Executive Graduate Certificate program offered to a select Cohort of 35 rising musical change-makers. Participants have the opportunity to grow through immersive service Fieldwork to the world’s most dynamic communities, while receiving hands-on guidance from a Faculty of industry leaders.
Faculty artist Du Yun, composition, was named one of this year’s 38 Great Immigrants by the Carnegie Foundation. She and the other honorees were given their awards in a ceremony on July 4.
The Rosa Ponselle Exhibit at the Arthur Friedheim Library was featured in the Johns Hopkins Magazine. The article, by Brett McCabe, talks about the exhibit and Ponselle’s life.
Anastasia Pike (MM ’07, Harp), a former student of Jeanne Chalifoux, recently performed a concert with jazz trumpeter Arturo Sandoval.