Dr. Alexander Norris (PC ’90, Trumpet; BM ’90, Music Education) has joined the Spanish Harlem Orchestra, a multiple GRAMMY award winning Salsa and Latin Jazz band.
Young Hyun Cho (MM ’01, GPD ’02, Piano) released a solo piano album entitled Beethoven’s Late Three Piano Sonatas on Sony Classical. The album includes Beethoven’s Piano Sonata Op. 109, Op. 110, and Op. 111.
Dr. Katherine A. Okesson (BM ’99, Violin) has been hired as the new Director of Suzuki Strings and Orchestral Studies for the Sedona Charter School, in Sedona, Arizona.
Judy Schneider (BM ’82, Flute) has retired from the U.S. Government Accountability Office after 32 years as the catalog/systems librarian. Schneider began working in Peabody’s Arthur Friedheim Music Library and decided to pursue librarianship and cataloging.
Meng Su (PC ’09, GPD ’11, MM ’16, AD ‘18, Guitar; GPD ’15, Chamber Ensemble) has been endorsed by Swiss watch brand Enicar. The brand has been linked to motor sports like Formula One, soccer player Pelé, as well as diving, tennis, cycling, and boxing athletes.