Gemma New Receives Solti Foundation U.S. Grant Reply

gemma newGemma New (MM ’11, Conducting) is the twelfth recipient of the Solti Foundation U.S. grant, The Sir Georg Solti Conducting Award. Given annually to a single promising American conductor 38 years of age or younger, The Sir Georg Solti Fellow provides career guidance, industry connections, and a cash purse of $30,000 to allow grant recipients to further hone their skills.

Boston Chamber Symphony Creates Multimedia Presentation About William Grant Still Reply

The Boston Chamber Symphony, including alumni Avlana Eisenberg (GPD ’08, Conducting), music director, and Brian Bunnell (BM ’03, Music Education; PC ’03, Trumpet), trumpet, created a multimedia presentation about the life and music of African-American composer William Grant Still.

Marin Alsop in See Me: A Global Concert Reply

alsopThe World Economic Forum Davos Agenda 2021 premiered “See Me: A Global Concert,” an original musical film that fuses performances by orchestras and choirs from around the world, during the pandemic on January 24, 2021 at 7:00 pm CET. The project was conceived of by Peabody’s Director of Graduate Conducting, Marin Alsop.