Jubilation Foundation Names Daniel Trahey Fellowship Recipient Reply

Preparatory faculty artist Daniel Trahey (BM ’00, Tuba, Music Education) has received a two-year fellowship from the Jubilation Foundation, which funds teaching artists and organizations with an exceptional talent for bringing joy to people through music and movement particularly in communities with the least access. Trahey recently created the Collective Conservatory during the current global pandemic to facilitate access to music and music education no matter the boundaries.

Sahffi Lynne Performs Medicine Music Concerts Reply

Sahffi LynneSahffi Lynne (BM ’93, French Horn) will present an online medicine music concert called “Hearts Connected from Home” with Kristen Toedtman (MM ’98, Voice) and others on Saturday, May 9, at 7:00 pm EST. Every Sunday evening in May at 8:00 pm EST, Lynne will host a short Medicine Music Meditation, followed by a medicine music song circle share.

Symphony Number One Wins American Prize Reply

Symphony+Number+OneSymphony Number One has been named the 2019 Grand Prize winner of The American Prize in Orchestral Performance. The American Prize recognized the Baltimore group for its 2017-18 season which included 11 concerts, a fourth album, three major world premieres, a hip-hop collaboration, the music of Dan Deacon, 20 total new compositions, and a performance at TEDxMidAtlantic 2017. The group has also announced its fifth season, “BRIDGES,” which will feature a partnership with Morgan State University and music by Douglas Buchanan (MM ’08, Composition, Music Theory Pedagogy; DMA ’13, Composition) throughout 2019-20.