Trumpeter Chris Botti will give a master class on Monday, November 29 at 12:30 pm in Friedberg Hall.
Senior Jasmine Hogan tied for third prize in the Under 21 age division of the Second International Harp Competition in Szeged, Hungary, on Nov. 17. She was chosen after two rounds of competition from a group of 18 competitors from ten countries.
Freshman Jennifer N. Campbell received the first prize in the Well-Tempered Clavier category of the second Rosalyn Tureck International Bach Competition for Young Pianists at Lincoln Center in New York on Oct. 8-11. She was also awarded the Overall Prize for the Best Performance of a Contemporary Work, performing David Auldon Brown’s Piano Sonata No. 1.
DMA student Young-Ah Tak will be performing Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No.1 with the Imperial Symphony Orchestra on November 9th at the Lakeland Center in Lakeland, Fla. In June 2010, Young-Ah served as a judge for the Lee University Piano Competition in Tennessee and gave a master class at Lee University. She currently serves as an assistant professor of piano at Southeastern University in Florida as she continues to complete her doctoral studies with Leon Fleisher.
Yao Lu wins Best Stereo Classical Recording award at the AES Student Competition in San Francisco.