Meng Su (PC ’09, GPD ’11, MM ’16, AD ‘18, Guitar; GPD ’15, Chamber Ensemble) has been appointed to the faculty of the San Francisco Conservatory of Music beginning Fall 2021.
Scott Lee (MM ’13, Composition) released Through the Mangrove Tunnels on Panoramic Recordings performed by JACK Quartet on November 13, 2020.
Zoe Coppola (MM ’14, Harp) created the Happy Harps curriculum, a teaching series for beginners to intermediate harp students.
Nu Deco Ensemble, created by Jacomo Bairos (GPD ’11, Conducting), released an EP “Live from Miami” with Cimafunk, the first of a series entitled “Nu Deco + Series” which highlights previous collaborations through digital streaming platforms.
Thomas Kotcheff (BM ’10, Piano) released a new album of Frederic Rzewski’s Songs of Insurrection through Coviello Music Productions. Songs of Insurrection is based on seven songs of protest from various countries and eras. Rzewski takes these melodies as starting points for his own variations. He invites the pianist to conclude each movement with improvisation, which Kotcheff does on movements 1, 3, 4, 6, and 7.