Dorotea Racz (BM ‘10, MM ‘11, Cello) has been appointed to a new position as the adjunct professor of cello at the George Mason University in Fairfax, Va. Additionally, Racz teaches cello and chamber music at Catholic University of America in Washington D.C.
Peabody doctoral candidate Isaac Greene, guitar, was recently hired as the manager of the Baltimore School of Music. In addition to teaching an active guitar studio, he will be running the day-to-day operations of the school.
Peabody archivist Matt Testa participated in a panel discussion during the New Music DC Conference. The conference also featured a number of Peabody students and alumni, including, Zach Gulaboff Davis, composition; Cody McVey, composition; Sarah Jane Thomas, violin; Peter Dayton (MM ‘16, Composition); and Katie Procell (MM ‘18, Voice). The conference was presented by District New Music Coalition and took place September 15 and 16 at Georgetown University.
Stephen A. Slater (GPD ‘15, Horn) accepted a one year 4th horn position with the Virginia Symphony Orchestra for the current 2018-19 season. He’s just coming off a one year 2nd horn position with the Richmond Symphony Orchestra this past season.