Inca Dances, performed by Peabody faculty member Manuel Barrueco (BM ’75, Guitar), won the Best Classical Contemporary Composition category at the Latin GRAMMY Awards. Ed Tetreault, studio manager and adjunct instructor, mixed and mastered the album, Sounds of the Americas, on which the recording was released.
Horn faculty member and principal horn with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Philip Munds will present a recital including works for horn and piano, solo horn, and horn, oboe, and piano trio at Community Concerts at Second on Sunday, November 22 at 3:30 pm.
Horn faculty member Denise Tryon has been named fourth horn of the Philadelphia Orchestra. Tryon served as fourth horn in the Detroit Symphony Orchestra before joining Peabody in 2007.
Horn faculty member Denise Tryon has started a week-long horn seminar to coach young horn players on auditioning. Tryon and Karl Pituch, Principal Horn of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, served as faculty for the innaugural seminar held in August at Wayne State University.
Alumna Carolyn Kuan (GPD ’04) was profiled in Smith College’s alumni magazine.
How she got that job, Smith Quarterly