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
Katherine Needleman performed with 12 other orchestra principles in the Bay Chamber Concerts’ First Chair Allstars: Masterworks concert.
David Fedderly, principle tuba of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, has re-joined the Peabody brass faculty.
Philip Kolker, chair of the woodwinds department, attended the International Double Reed Society conference in Birmingham, UK. Kolker performed Three Lyrics for Oboe, Bassoon and Strings by Paul Valjean with long time friend and colleague Daniel Stolper and the Coull Quartet and was a judge for the first Young Artists, Bassoon Competition.